Call for Papers ends on October 19, 2018

Call for papers

Present your current business models, innovative developments and research results in the perfect environment—the LOPEC Conference.

Call for Papers

Having been divided into different conference modules, the LOPEC Conference offers the right platform for every topic. Whether Business Conference, Technical Conference, or Scientific Conference—at LOPEC your presentation will receive the attention it deserves. The language of the conference is English.

In addition to the oral presentations, we will also offer a poster exhibition. This means that instead of giving a presentation, you can display the essential information on a poster A0 on both days of the exhibition. During the Poster Session on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 from 18:00 to 19:30. you can communicate with the event participants personally and answer any questions on the spot.

4 steps to your participation in the LOPEC Conference

  • 1. Submit your abstract: September 4 to October 19, 2018
    Please submit your English abstract online by October 19, 2018. The abstract should briefly describe your presentation in 200–400 words. Please illustrate your motivation, your approach, the result and your conclusion. You are welcome to add graphics, pictures or schematic representations.

  • 2. Selection process: October 20 to December 12, 2018
    Starting October 20, a panel of international experts will review all abstracts submitted and evaluate them thematically and professionally. The committee will then put together a coherent program of presentations from the submissions.

  • 3. Confirmation of participation: December 13, 2018
    As from December 13, 2018, you will find out whether your presentation was selected for an oral presentation or a poster.

  • 4. Ticket at the discounted rate (Academic Ticket)
    The confirmation of a lecture or poster presentation entitles you to purchase a reduced-price conference ticket (Academic Ticket). Participation as a speaker or poster presenter requires a valid conference ticket. We recommend you purchase your ticket online. The reduced conference ticket entitles you to attend the entire conference and the associated exhibition.

Call for Papers Timeline

Call for Papers Start-up Forum

Moreover, it is possible to speak at the Start-up Forum, a part of the Business Conference—special conditions and deadlines apply.


You are a legally independent, young, innovative company with new product and process developments? Your company is in existence for less than 10 years and has fewer than 50 employees? If so, please submit your abstract for participation in the Start-up Forum and use your 10-minute time slot effectively.

Your advantages at a glance

  • Free exhibition ticket

  • Maximum attention due to the present and central positioning of the Start-up Forum which can be accessed by all exhibition and conference visitors

  • Special focus of investors on the Start-up Forum

  • Free ticket to the LOPEC Dinner

  • Awards for the best presentations in the categories “Best Business Case” and “Most Impactful Technology or Product”

Call for Papers Start Up Timeline

Your contact

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  • Carolin
  • Fischer
  • Exhibition Manager
+49 89 949-20224
+49 89 949-20226