SRID 2018 Sponsors


Gold Sponsors

FAULHABER is a leading supplier in the area of high precision miniature and micro drive systems. FAULHABER offers the most extensive range of miniature and micro drive technologies available from a single source worldwide. From high performance DC Motors, BLDC Motors, to Linear Motors, and Stepper Motors, each drive is designed to achieve maximum performance in minimum dimensions and weight. Matching precision gearheads, encoders, linear components and drive electronics are available to complete the system. Their main areas of use include production automation and robotics, aerospace, optical systems as well as medicine and laboratory technology.

STATE OF VAUD  The Office for Economic Affairs and Innovation (SPEI) supports companies that are located in the State of Vaud, especially those involved in the sectors of advanced technology and industry. SPEI advises entrepreneurs and puts them in contact with organizations that are appropriate to their specific needs. SPEI can also provide direct financial support.

Silver Sponsors

Bühler AG

Every day, billions of people come into contact with Bühler technologies to cover their basic needs for food and mobility. We strive for innovations for a better world, with a special focus on healthy, safe, and sustainable solutions. We contribute significantly to feeding the world’s population, while setting the focus on food security and safety. Our solutions and technologies enable efficient and clean mobility.
As a globally active Swiss family-owned company, we are particularly committed to sustainability. We want every human being to have access to healthy food. We want to protect the climate with energy-efficient cars, buildings, and machinery.

maxon motor

At maxon motor, we develop and build electric drives that pack some real power. Our brushed DC motors are used wherever the requirements are high and engineers cannot afford compromises like for NASA’s Mars rovers. They are installed in insulin pumps and surgical power tools. You can find them in humanoid robots and in high-precision industrial applications, passenger aircraft, camera lenses, race cars, and cardiac pumps.Our modular product range has constantly been expanded and now includes:
– Brushless and brushed DC motors
– Gearheads
– Sensors
– Positioning and motion controller
– CIM and MIM components
– Custom drives


Sonceboz is a Swiss technology company and a leader in flow control and mechatronic drive solutions designed to operate in harsh environments. Our 1000 staff are renowned for their expertise. Every day we help engineers overcome major technological challenges by designing, developing and producing solutions with the potential to set global standards.
From mind to motion, from idea to movement, our aim is to create innovative, reliable, safe and environmentally friendly mechatronic systems. We are an independent family business with strong values and deep respect for people. Since 1936, these qualities have formed the foundation of our success.
We love to work hard and deliver quality every day, as evidenced by our products and services. This is what makes us Sonceboz.