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cioplenu wins Startup Award at Experience Composite trade show

Sep 21, 2016 | cioplenu news, Nominations & Awards, Press release

A big success for the cioplenu team. At the Experience Composites, the leading international B2B trade fair for lightweight construction, fiber composite materials and carbon for business initiation, network maintenance, know-how transfer and innovation promotion, cioplenu was able to further strengthen its presence in the relevant networks. The cioplenu booth in hall 3 attracted many interested visitors. In countless discussions, company representatives informed themselves about the digital assistance and information platform and saw for themselves the advantages of production without language barriers.
A highlight of Experience Composite 2016 was the pitch for the Startup Award. A total of 12 startups from six countries qualified to take part in the competition, which was held for the first time this year under the patronage of the Bavarian Minister of Economic Affairs, Ilse Aigner. The guys from cioplenu impressed the renowned jury of experts with their concept of digital and language-independent work instructions. The jury consisted of representatives from science and industry: Frédérique Mutel (President and Managing Director of the JEC Group), Professor Klaus Drechsler (Chair of Carbon Composites at TUM and Director of Fraunhofer IGCV in Augsburg), Dr. Christian Suttner (Managing Director of Starburst Accelerators), Dr. Christian Weimer (Head of Composite Materials and Processes at Airbus Group), Dr. Gerd Wingefeld (Member of the Executive Board of SGL Carbon) and Wolfgang Hehl (Managing Director of Augsburg Innovation Park). cioplenu is delighted about the award and congratulates the other winners: Cevotec from Munich and Cobratex from Toulouse.

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