Symposium venue

The symposium takes place at The Westin Bellevue Dresden, directly in the heart of Dresden. Enjoy the beautiful city and have direct access to all its sights.

The Westin Bellevue Dresden
Große Meißner Strasse 15
01097 Dresden
Hilton Dresden

Participants can book their accomodation directly at the hotel.
A limited number of rooms is reserved for conference participants at The Westin Bellevue Dresden at SAW Symposium special rate (link here).

Social events

For SAW Symposium attendees the sightseeing tour with the Red Double Decker Bus and the Evening Get Together at the restaurant “Pulverturm” will provide great chances to experience the very special atmosphere of the historic quarter of Dresden Altstadt as well as for networking during the symposium dinner (program details here).

Additionally, participants are offered to choose and book on extra charge their private tour package out of a specially organized touristic program (details here).

SAW Symposium registration fee

  • € 400,- Early bird registration on or before: July 27, 2018
  • € 490,- Regular registration on or before: September 14, 2018
  • € 570,- Late / On-site registration
  • € 200,- Early bird student registration on or before: July 27, 2018
  • € 250,- Regular student registration on or before: September 14, 2018

The fee does not include the VAT (value added tax) of 19%.
Please use the online form for registration. (link here)

Conference exhibition

Exhibition fee includes a table-top presentation, several logo and folder presentations as well as registration for one person.
Exhibition fee: € 1.400,-
Please find all details (pdf-file): Exhibition Package


There are different Sponsoring Packages available. Please find a detailed description here.

Organization information

Symposium chairman:

Symposium organisation:

  • Local organizing committee:
    Hagen Schmidt    (IFW Dresden / SAWLab Saxony)
    Siegfried Menzel     (IFW Dresden / SAWLab Saxony)
    Steffen Zietzschmann     (SAW Components Dresden)
    Frieder Birkholz     (SAW Components Dresden)
    Gitta Haupold     (Silicon Saxony)
    Carola Schulze     (Silicon Saxony)

We are looking forward to welcoming you in Dresden.

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline
June 11, 2018

Notification of acceptance
June 27, 2018

Early bird registration deadline
July 27, 2018

Exhibition deadline
August 17, 2018

Sponsorship deadline
August 17, 2018

Regular registration deadline
September 14, 2018

Presentation submission deadline
September 17, 2018


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