At the beginning of 2017, the first 3D fab+print Russia at interplastica was organised and it was clear there was much interest amongst visitors to inform themselves on the possibilities of 3D printing plastics and polymers. This year interplastica, the international specialized exhibition for plastics and rubber processing, will take place on 23–26 January.
I would like to look back at one of the first ‘event-in-events’ that 3D fab+print organised last year: the touchpoint at drupa 2016 in Düsseldorf, Germany. drupa is an 11-day (!) trade show that attracts visitors from all around the globe and has target groups from a wide variety of industries.
For 3D printing professionals, additively manufacturing plastics and polymers is nothing new. For professionals in the plastics and polymers industry however, there is still...
On Monday, November 13, the very first AM Seminar at MEDICA / COMPAMED was held. Five industry professionals spoke about 3D printing relevant to the medical world and the Seminar was concluded with a lively discussion.
Techniplas has announced that Nano Dimension, a leading additive electronics provider, joined its open innovation program to make available for the first time to the automotive industry additive manufacturing of conductive components, encapsulated sensors and smart surfaces.
GE Additive has appointed Jason Oliver as CEO and Vice President, GE Additive. As CEO, Oliver will lead the GE Additive operations including Concept Laser, Arcam and GeonX, reporting to David L. Joyce, GE Vice Chairman. Oliver joined GE on January 1.
EOS, the world's leading technology supplier in the field of industrial 3D printing of metals and polymers, partnered with Integrated 3D Manufacturing (i3D), a market leader in 3D metal printing, to greatly expand their metal additive manufacturing (AM) production capabilities.
The Berlin-based software company trinckle provides design automation for 3D printing - with a focus on product customization.
Adam Page from Smithers Pira talks briefly about the exciting growth area.
Now that drupa 2016 is behind us (May 31st – June 10th , Düsseldorf, Germany), we can look back on this year’s event as being quite exceptional on a large number of fronts, and particularly with regard to the role of the 3D fab+print touchpoint there.