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Welcome to IW-CIGSTech 8

IW-CIGSTech 8 is an international workshop focusing on CIGS solar cell technology, combining scientific and technological aspects with their industrial applications. The workshop will consist of invited talks, discussions and poster presentations. The organizers are looking forward to seeing you in Stuttgart for a day of lively discussions of CIGS technology topics.


  • IW-CIGSTech 8 will take place on 30th May 2017 at Commundo Hotel, Stuttgart
  • For a message of the organizers, please choose "About IW-CIGSTech" in the menu.
  • For the program, see program page. There will be the chance for Lab Visits at ZSW (transport from workshop hotel provided).
  • Registration is is now open. Please klick or tap the image on the right or choose Registration and Presentations.

After the workshop, participants who wish to travel on to Intersolar Europe in Munich, can do so. Commundo Hotel and ZSW are located 15 min. by local suburban railway („S-Bahn“) both from Stuttgart airport and Stuttgart main station.

Klick or tap the image to register
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Impressions from IW-CIGSTech 7

  • Rutger Schlatmann (HZB) and Michael Powalla (ZSW) welcome the workshop participants to IW-CIGSTech 7.

  • Prof. Tiwari from EMPA (CH) talks on the role of CIGS in future photovoltaics

  • Dr. Dimmler from Manz poses a question to the speaker

  • Prof. Topic, General Chairman of the EU-PVSEC conference and Chairman of European Technology & Innovation Platform Photovoltaics (ETIP PV)

  • Question from the floor

  • Dr. Lundberg from Solibro (SE) gives an update on the firm's recent progress

  • Dr. Orgassa from Manz CIGS Technology (D) poses a question

  • A question from the floor

  • Dr. Schmidt from HZB (D) talks about atmospheric pressure in-line RTP for CIGS

Important Dates:

Opening of RegistrationMarch 22, 2017
IW-CIGSTech 8May 30, 2017
Networking Event
May 30, 2017

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