Dr. Andreas Hafner
BASF Schweiz AG


Roundtable discussion Innovation and manufacturing at the nanoscale


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Andreas Hafner is Principal Innovation Manager within the Applied Materials and Systems Research organization of BASF
His responsibility is to identify & develop with partners high potential technology fields along the value chain with emphasis on sustainability. His current focus is on digital manufacturing, micro-, nano-technology, advanced optics and energy systems.

He has 34 years of experience in innovation for the chemical industry, including start –up set-up’s, covering a broad range of technologies & applications from (pharma, to material science from high-tech electronic applications to commodity area).

He is also Industrial advisory board member of several academic institutions and member of SATW and board member of NTN Innovative surfaces.