Mr Thomas Kolbusch Coatema
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Thomas Kolbusch is Vice President of Coatema Coating Machinery GmbH, an equipment manufacturing company for coating, printing and laminating solutions located in Dormagen, Germany. He is member of the board of the OE-A (Organic Electronic Association) in Germany, a global association for printed electronics. He is member of the board of COPT.NRW, a local association in Germany. He served as the member of the Printocent board in Finland for one year. He served 6 years as the exhibition chair of the LOPEC in Munich. He is conference co-chair of the Flextech conference in the US since three years. He serves in the advisory board of Fraunhofer ITA institute and has worked as an auditor for the Fraunhofer Eneas institute. He is active in the field of fuel cells, batteries, printed electronics, photovoltaics and medical applications. He organizes the international Coatema Coating Symposium since 16 years and represents Coatema in a number of public funded German and European projects. Thomas Kolbusch studied Business Economics at the Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences and got his degree as business economist in 1997. He started his career at 3M, Germany. Since 1999 he worked for Coatema Coating Machinery in different positions.