3DP Academy

29th March, Sheffield, UK

From prototypes to production tools, to low-volume manufacturing, Additive Manufacturing can unlock a wide range of benefits when you know how to use it to its full potential. This exclusive event is a must for anyone looking to explore and learn more about the opportunities offered by Additive Manufacturing for their business.

Untapping the Potential of 3D Printing

3D printing can solve many complex design tasks but to what extent can it be compared with other traditional manufacturing methods? How do you determine which material and process to use? How do you find out which applications are really suitable for 3D printing? How can series production be realised with Additive Manufacturing? Join us at our exclusive one-day event for answers to all of these questions and more.

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

09:30 Arrival and Registration
10:00 Welcome 
10:10 3D Printing Technologies & Materials
An introduction to 3D Printing technologies and materials with customer cases showing the applications in use.
10:50 When 3D Printing Becomes Relevant for Your Business
Reasons to include 3D printing in your portfolio of production techniques, how to spot applications, and the business benefits it can offer.  
11:20 Break
11:40 Design for Additive Manufacturing 
3D Printing opens up new and interesting ways of creating products and solutions. The right approach towards design and engineering can highly impact a part’s costs, functionality and performance. Find out about the opportunities 3D printing offers when you design for AM.
12:20 Lunch
13:20 Interactive Workshop: Finding the Right Applications 
A successfully printed part is always the result of a perfect interplay between the technology, the material and the design process. In this workshop we will look for relevant applications based on a number of key drivers. 
15:00 Break
15:15 Adopt Additive Manufacturing in Your Business Today 
How to put Additive Manufacturing on the agenda and make it a success. A practical guide to introducing 3D printing into your business. 
16:00 Event Close


When? Wednesday, 29 March 2017

AMP Technology Centre, Advanced Manufacturing Park
Brunel Way, Catcliffe - Sheffield, S60 5WG, United Kingdom

Questions? Please contact Natalie Simpson


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29 Mar 2017
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