Thank you for joining CWD 2023 & DSEC 2023

March 23, 2023


We'd like to thank everyone for joining, contributing to and supporting CWD 2023 & DSEC 2023!

You can find the Peer-Reviewed Contribution via the following link:




Sponsored by
Winergy is the brand for wind gearboxes, generators and drive systems of Flender GmbH and is headquartered in Voerde, Germany. Winergy drives have already been incorporated in the first wind turbines in the early 80s. Winergy is nowadays the only system supplier in the wind market that combines expertise for the entire drive train under one roof with gearboxes, generators, direct drive segments, couplings and digital solutions. Over 350 GW of geard drive power and more than 25 GW of direct drive power have been successfully delivered worldwide. The wind brand is also further expanding its service offering by acquisition of Finnish wind gearbox manufacturer and service provider Moventas.
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Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a technology company creating technology with purpose and adding real value for customers. By combining the real and the digital worlds, Siemens empowers its customers to transform their industries and markets, helping them to transform the everyday.
Siemens Motion Control as part of Siemens Digital Industries is one of the world's leading suppliers of products, systems and solutions and software for drive technology and for controllers for machine tools. The core of Motion Control's portfolio are solutions for an integrated drive train and an industry-specific portfolio, for example for the machine tool industry, for intralogistics, the aerospace industry, as well as for additive manufacturing. Its automation technology is complemented by production-related software up to the connection of machines and drive applications to the cloud. Embedded in the Siemens sustainability strategy, its portfolio enables customers' production to be more sustainable.
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Conference Highlights

Opening Plenary Session

Eurogress, Aachen


The conference opens with plenary session talks of renown guests from politics, academia and industry on future technologies and  the current wind market situation as well as its recent challenges.


Eurogress, Aachen


On both conference days, our speakers will present their latest insights on current topics. As a participant you will have the opportunity to exchange ideas and experiences with other conference participants.


Guided Tour

Center For Wind Power Drives


Start the second conference day by participating in our guided tour of the Center for Wind Power Drives and the MSE Test Center. Here, you can experience science up close and see our 4 MW wind turbine test bench. A transportation service will be provided starting at the Eurogress.


Trade Exhibition

Eurogress, Aachen


Get in touch with leading industry representatives at the accompanying trade exhibition. Be inspired by innovative products and solutions offered by the industry.

Trade Exhibition

Conference Dinner

Town Hall, Aachen


At the end of the first conference day, we invite you to our conference dinner in the coronation hall of Aachen town hall. Take the opportunity to make new contacts at the musically accompanied dinner and discuss your impressions of the conference.


Topics CWD 2023


  • Power Density
  • Drivetrain Concepts and System Performance
  • Component and System Testing
  • Cost Reduction
  • Reliability and Predictive Maintenance
  • Grid Connection and Dynamics
  • Decentralized Energy Systems – DC Grids and Hydrogen
  • Electrical and Mechanical Components
  • Certification and Verification
  • NVH and Tonality
  • Sustainability and Recycling
  • Floating Wind Turbines
  • Digitalization and Control on Turbine and Park Level

Topics DSEC 2023



  • Performance and Efficiency
  • Noise Vibration Harshness
  • Drivetrain Integration

Machine Elements:

  • Bearings, Sealings, Gears, Couplings, etc.
  • Wear, Fatigue and Friction
  • Lubrication and Superlubricity
  • Digitalization and Sensor Integration

Systems Engineering:

  • Function-Oriented Development
  • Model-Based Systems Engineering
  • Digital Twin
  • Life Cycle Engineering
  • Multidisciplinary Design Optimization
  • Surrogate Models
  • Generative Engineering and Design