Next Generation 3D Printing Workshop
Friday, March 13, 2015 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (EST)
University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA

The workshop will provide an overview of current trends in 3D printing including advanced materials, processing, and applications. We have a great program of speakers, and will also provide networking and breakout sessions for future endeavors.

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Download the agenda (as of December 15, 2014):

Next Generation 3D Printing Workshop Agenda (as of December 15, 2014)
Time Topic
7:30 a.m. Registration & breakfast in Alumni Hall
8:30 a.m. Welcome & Introductions
8:45 a.m. Keynote: Slade Gardner, Fellow, Lockheed Martin “Advanced Materials and Additive Manufacturing”
9:30 a.m.
Paul Witherell, NIST Measurement Science for Additive Manufacturing “Design to Product Transformation”
10 a.m. Coffee/Social Break
10:15 a.m.

Industry Panel on Application Needs, by industry:

  • Defense
  • Transportation
  • Medical
11 a.m.

UMass capabilities:

  • Materials
  • Processing
  • Design
Noon Lunch & Keynote: Greg Mark, CEO, MarkForged “High Performance 3D Printing of Composites”
1:15 p.m. Tours
2 p.m.

Structured breakout sessions (Saab ETIC conference rooms and Alumni Hall):

  • Materials
  • Processing
  • Design
3 p.m. Break-out reports
3:30 p.m. Professor Sundar Krishnamurty, UMass Amherst Center for EDesign: “Case Study & Best Practices of an Industry Consortium”
3:50 p.m. Summary & Closure
4 p.m. Posters, tours & wine/cheese (Saab ETIC & atrium)