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IONBOND Company Site Visit & Conference

International Swiss Engineers Member’s Invitation – TBA

Dear ISE Member,

Please see below event which is beneficial for our International Engineering Community.

IONBOND Company Site Visit & Conference

The ISE in collaboration with IONBOND AG is happy to invite you to attend the IONBOND Company Site Visit & Conference, in Olten. The event will combine an outstanding and varied technical and business programme with engaging social activities. The technical program will include a visit to a leading chemical and physical coating company, and interesting keynote speeches held by knowledgeable engineering and business professionals.

Ionbond Company Site Visit & Conference

TBA - The event date has been postpone to a later date.

Address: IHI Ionbond AG, Industriestrasse 211, 4600 Olten

Bus station: Olten, Haslistrasse – Bus line no.13

Arrival by car: Parking lots available (see map)

Company Overview

Ionbond provides highest performance PVD, CVD and PACVD wear protection, low friction and decorative coatings as well as coating equipment. With 39 service centers in 17 countries in Europe, North America and Asia Ionbond has one of the largest networks in the world. The company has been involved in this market for over 40 years and offers the broadest set of coating technologies in the industry. Our expertise goes far beyond our industry-leading CVD coating services and equipment with extensive coating portfolios based on PVD and PACVD technologies as well. Ionbond is operationally headquartered in Olten, Switzerland and has over 1000 employees worldwide.


14:00 – 14:15 Welcome – Reception

14:15 – 14:50 Production Site Visit

15:00 – 16:00 Subject: “State-of-the-art coatings for various medical applications” Dr. Antonio Santana – Global segment head Medical @IHI Ionbond AG

16:00 – 16:15 Coffee Break

16:15 – 17:15 Subject: “Change Management and Organizational Culture – Case Study” Mr. Francisco Borge – ISE President; EMBA & Civil Engineer

17:15 – 18:00 Closure – Aperitif

Please note that spaces are limited. Consequently, it will be advisable to book in advance.

Contact Person:

Francisco Borge

+ (41) 78 603 1007


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We look forward to seeing you in this event.

Kind regards,

Francisco Borge

President of the International Swiss Engineers’ Association