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Future Friday 2023


On Friday, October 20, 2023, the Future Friday will take place again. The third day of the event is dedicated to the future topics of hearing acousticians and the hearing instruments industry. In the morning, visitors can find out about the topics of the future, the latest technologies and trends in the industry at the exhibitors’ stands at the industry exhibition.

This year, all trainees and students will be admitted to the event for free on Friday, 20.10.

Go to the ticket shop here to generate your free ticket:

Ticket Shop


There is also a special programme for apprentices and students with guided tours of the fair and a free lunch snack. More on this here:


In the afternoon from 2 – 4 p.m., you will hear what the hearing aid industry will be dealing with in the future in top-class key note lectures. 



14:00 – 14:30 h  

Future Friday I:
Lennart Roos, Göttingen
Optogenetic cochlear implant

14:30 – 15:00 h  

Future Friday II:
Bilal Zafar, Düsseldorf
“How technology and AI will revolutionise the working environment forever”

15:00 – 15:30 h  

Future Friday III:
Prof. Dr. Stefan Launer, Stäfa (Switzerland)
“What is the real benefit of hearing aids? The science behind well-hearing is well-being”

15:30 – 16:00 h  

Future Friday IV:
Dennis Fischer, Munich
“Future work skills in hearing aid acoustics”