Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Hopmann is the holder of the Chair of Plastics Processing at RWTH Aachen University. He is also in charge of the “Plastics Technology” field of study and hence responsible for the organisation and holding of lectures and modules at IKV. Other lecturers also work at IKV alongside Prof. Christian Hopmann: heads of department at IKV deliver lectures on their specialist areas, and the courses offered also include a large number of practically-relevant topics presented by representatives from leading industrial companies. With their professional experience and sound knowledge, their lectures make a substantial contribution to providing a comprehensive education at IKV centred around current developments.