BigRep appoints Daniel Büning as its new CIO

BigRep, the global leader in large-scale 3D printing and supplier of Additive Manufacturing (AM) solutions, named Daniel Büning as its new Chief Innovation Officer.

In his new role, Daniel Büning will focus on industry-driven applications by managing BigRep’s technological innovations, conceptualizing new visions, prototypes and future solutions for AM. He will also oversee the development of sustainability as well as the integration of digital technologies in 3D printing such as machine learning and AI.

In 2014, he was a co-founder of NOWLAB, who joined BigRep two years later. Leading NOWLAB, the digital technologies and innovation hub within BigRep, he and his team of engineers and designers have been the driving force behind the company’s groundbreaking prototypes.

The German-born architect has enjoyed an excellent academic career, including a Fulbright scholarship and studies at the renowned Pratt Institute in New York City. He has served as a guest lecturer at universities and institutions such as the AA London, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts and the University of Arts Berlin. He has also been selected as an expert for digitalization and Industry 4.0 issues in proceedings at the German federal parliament.