5th IPS Cable Simulation Conference 2023

Finally, after a long break, fleXstructures GmbH, IPS AB, Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre FCC and Fraunhofer ITWM are pleased to invite you to attend the 5th International IPS Cable Simulation Conference on September 13th and 14th, 2023 in fleXstructures’ hometown Kaiserslautern.

Many users of IPS Cable Simulation from all over the world already seized the opportunity to participate in our conferences, to learn more about the making of the software as well as new features and to share their own experiences with users from different domains and different countries.

With the 5th IPS Cable Simulation Conference 2023, we will revive the tradition to meet in person to strengthen the international network of experts applying the cable simulation technology.

IPS Cable Simulation is a powerful innovative tool for design, virtual assembly and DMU of flexible parts. Its main capability is the real time simulation of the deformation of wires, hoses and cable bundles of various material types and a variety of cross-section profiles. Due to unique and outstanding features such as cable length optimization and automatic routing including clips, IPS Cable Simulation has become the leading tool in its specific domain.




Preliminary Agenda


  • Tuesday, September 12th, 2023
    Education sessions for beginners and experts


  • Wednesday, September 13thth, 2023
    Welcome and opening
    Industrial use cases and application projects
    Features and technology challenges
    Dinner and Afterwork event


  • Thursday, September 14th, 2023
    Application challenges
    IPS roadmap
    Industrial use cases and application projects
    Discussions, networking, brainstorming


General Information

Location: The conference will take place in the historic building Fruchthalle in the city of Kaiserslautern.

Price: Regular conference fee is €800 plus VAT. Education sessions on September 12th, 2023 are included. Speakers get free admission.

Language: Conference language will be English.


Call for contributions and exhibition

We offer the possibility to present yourself with an exhibition booth or to contribute as a speaker.

If you are interested, please contact us at ips.conference@flexstructures.de



In the below listed hotels in Kaiserslautern we have reserved a limited number of rooms. Please state the keyword “fleXstructures” to receive the following conditions:


Art Hotel Lauterbach Best Western

Single rooms incl. breakfast.

Depending on category from €84/night.

Conditions are available until July 16th, 2023.

Phone: +49631-362400

E-Mail: info@art-hotel-kl.de



Single rooms incl. breakfast €89/night.

Conditions are available until July 28th, 2023.

Phone: +49631-3613860

E-Mail: info@kl.bestwestern.de



B&B Hotel Hampton by Hilton

Single rooms incl. breakfast.

Depending on category from €72 or €82/night.

Conditions are available until July 14th, 2023.

Phone: +49631-414610

E-Mail: kaiserslautern@hotelbb.com



Single rooms incl. breakfast €129/night.

Conditions are available until August 22nd, 2023.

Phone: +49 631 20562803

E-Mail: nina.herb@hilton.com


Hotel Zollamt

Single rooms depending on category from €110.

Breakfast is €16

Conditions are subject of availability.

Phone: +49631-3166600

E-Mail: info@hotel-zollamt.de



In case of any questions please contact us via ips.conference@flexstructures.de




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