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Are You Ready for the 3D Printing Takeover?

There's no turning back. The future of advanced design and manufacturing is taking shape and 3D printing is in the front seat. We're not talking 10, or even five years down the road — major overhauls in the industry are happening right now. At Minneapolis, we're highlighting this critical and pervasive topic so you can walk away fully prepared for this manufacturing mainstay.

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Did You Know That by 2021*:

  • 75% of new commercial and military aircraft will fly with 3D-printed engine, airframe, and other components.
  • 25% of surgeons will practice on 3D-printed models of the patient prior to surgery.
  • 20% of the world’s top 100 consumer goods companies will use 3D printing to create custom products.
  • 20% of enterprises will establish internal startups to develop new 3D print-based products and services.
  • 40% of manufacturing enterprises will establish 3D printing centers of excellence.

Access 3D printing's top players and exhibitors at the expo, learn about medical 3D printing and bioprinting at the MD&M conference, and network with the experts leaving an indelible mark in 3D printing and additive manufacturing.

3D Printing Exhibitor Showcase

Access industry leaders offering tomorrow’s insights on today’s manufacturing challenges, covering 3D printing, additive manufacturing, prototyping, and CAD/CAM software.

Top names include:

FARO Technologies
Hawk Ridge Systems
Onshape
Protolabs
Xcentric Mold & Engineering

MD&M Conference Highlights

Panel: The Art & Science of Prototyping on the Path to Approving Great Products
Thursday, October 24 | 10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. | Product Development

Making Impossible Parts: Injection Molding & 3D Printing Combined for Complex Shapes
Thursday, October 24 | 1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. | Quality & Manufacturing

Free Expo Education Highlights

How New Materials Are Revolutionizing 3D Printing
Wednesday, October 23 | 1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Engineering HQ

Interactive Experience: Try It Yourself - Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR), & Three-Dimensional (3D) Printing at Mayo Clinic
Thursday, October 24 | 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. | Medtech Central

3D Printing & Blockchain: The Next Steps in Additive Manufacturing
Thursday, October 24 | 3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Engineering HQ

Brush Up Before the Show with Our Free eBook

Looking for a digital download on all things 3D printing and additive manufacturing? We've got you covered. Learn about the verticals using this revolutionary technology, the materials they're using, the market worth now (and in the future), and so much more.

*Source – Gartner