Hyatt Regency Minneapolis   |   Minneapolis, Minnesota   |   June 17-20, 2024

Conference Speakers


Maximilian Speiser

Head of R&D, Autefa Solutions Germany GmbH


Educational Background:

•     2018 –2019 “Interdisciplinary Materials Science” (M.Sc.) Reutlingen University

•     2013 –2018 “Textile Technology/Management" (B.Eng.) Reutlingen University

•     2007 –2013 “Secondary school teaching degree in Chemistry/French” University of Stuttgart/ Université Grenoble

Professional Background:

•     2022 – Present     Head of R&D     AUTEFA Solutions

•     2019 – 2022     Textile Engineer      R&D AUTEFA Solutions Austria GmbH

•     2015 – 2019      Freelancer      Steinbeis Transfer GmbH

Wednesday, June 19
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Putting $$ in Your Pocket

Revolutionizing Spunlace Production: Sustainable, High-Speed Products with Innovative Technology

Leveraging an innovative approach to high-speed carding, wetlaid, spunlace, and drying processes, our solution facilitates the production of sustainable, high-quality products with enhanced efficiency and cost-effectiveness. This approach allows for maximum flexibility, enabling the integration of various web formation techniques with hydroentangling technology. The offered production lines incorporate state-of-the-art process and machine technology to help nonwovens producers navigate rising energy costs and fulfill the increasing demand for sustainable products.

In our spunlace lines, we implement revolutionary and patented technologies that result in significant energy savings, contributing to overall sustainability while improving production efficiency. Our focus extends to identifying savings and optimization potential throughout the production process. Utilizing our OPEX/CAPEX calculation tool, we can promptly demonstrate the impact of optimization on operations. Whether it involves a complete line or investment in retrofit solutions, we aim to be a dependable partner in enhancing operational efficiency.

Wednesday, June 19
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
WOW Lightning Talks

Autefa Solutions Germany GmbH