Munich Aerospace Summit: Kick-off at Ludwig Bölkow Campus26 February 2018
11 April 2018 - In 2018, the first "Munich Aerospace Summit" takes place in the presence of State Minister Ilse Aigner, TUM President Wolfgang Herrmann, Airbus CEO Tom Enders and SpaceX Vice President Torsten Pilz. With high-quality talks and workshops by established experts, the invited guests from science, industry and politics have the chance to discuss challenges in the aerospace sector. The event concludes with the festive "Munich Aerospace Award" ceremony. The "Munich Aerospace Summit" is hosted in cooperation with TUM International and maexpartners and shall be repeated annually. Participation is by invitation only.
Top-ranking visit from Canada01 February 2018
On January 29, around 100 Canadian CEOs visited Ottobrunn. The 3-day visit to the greater Munich area has been organized by the “Business Council of Canada”. The CEOs came to Germany in order to get first-hand information about the latest developments on IoT, digitization, new materials and innovations in the aerospace sector. Dirk Hoke, CEO of Airbus Defence and Space, gave an overview of the latest (technological) developments in Airbus Group, and Alexander Mager, MD of Ludwig Bölkow Campus GmbH (LBC), briefed the Canadian delegation about innovations on campus. Moreover, several start-ups located on LBC had the opportunity to display their products and business ideas to this group of top executives from Canada.
Get-together at HTM23 January 2018
On January 19, the first get-together event in 2018 took place on Ludwig Bölkow Campus (LBC). The company Helicopter Travel Munich (HTM) welcomed several companies and research establishments located at LBC and presented its impressive service portfolio from passenger transportation, aerial photo shoots and filming to maintenance and conversion activities carried out on numerous helicopter types. The so called "get-togethers" take place every 2 months with changing locations and serve the networking on campus.
LBC hosts UAV DACH e.V.29 November 2017
From November 28 to 29, the Ludwig Bölkow Campus and Airbus Defence and Space hosted the more than 50 participants of the 50th general meeting of the association UAV DACH. The association represents the interests of the unmanned aviation in Europe. Thanks to its contacts in industry and politics and due to the expertise of its members and associated companies, UAV DACH supports the evolution of regulations and legislation at national and international level.
LBC at “expoAIR” trade show23 November 2017
From November 20 to 22, the Ludwig Bölkow Campus exhibited at the new trade show for the aerospace supply industry "expoAIR" in Munich. Due to its presence, the LBC did establish for start-ups some promising contacts with companies active in the CFRP and 3D printing business. The LBC exhibited under the joint booth of bavAIRia association.