How much do you know about Flanders? The TV show Fans of Flanders tells all about surreal, quirky and wonderful world of Flanders. What better display to illustrate this mission than to show the world of Materialise?
Materialise USA gets back to its Belgian roots. On September 12th, Materialise had the great honor of hosting the Belgian Consul Marc Calcoen and his wife, Monica, at the Materialise USA office in Plymouth, Michigan to come see our facilities and learn more about the company.
It was hard to believe that our time in Benin was already coming to an end. You could feel that the “heat was on” as every student worked on their computers every minute that was possible. They all clearly were dedicated to their projects and hoped they would be selected for one of the three available scholarships.
While slot car racing is a popular underground trend in Europe and the U.S., Japan has a similar mini racecar trend: Mini 4WD racing. Mini 4WD (4 wheel drive) or mini yonku has been a popular hobby, especially among Japanese children, since the 1980s.
“Creating better and healthier world” are not empty words to us. This is seen directly in our Benin Summer School. In our last two blogs (week 1 and week 2) we gave you brief introductions to the student’s projects at the Benin Summer School. During week three we really worked on advancing all of the projects so that they could give their final presentations in the middle of the fourth and final week.
Changing your appearance with your mood is a topic that's no longer reserved for New Age followers or sci-fi fans. By embedding Intel’s super versatile, small-in-size-but-large-in-processing-capacity microcontroller called “Intel Edison”, Anouk Wipprecht created "Synapse", a smart dress based on biosensors that takes user experience to the next level, as it acts on the wearer’s behalf!
Fantasm. No, that is not a misspelling: it is the original spelling of the modern-day word “phantasm”, which describes something that can only be perceived. Before you start to have a cold sweat with flashbacks to the epistemology chapter in your Philosophy 101 class, let’s ease your mind by showing you some pictures of Katie Gallagher’s “Fantasm” Spring 2015 collection.
The 2014 London 3D Printshow is one of the biggest 3D Printing events in the world. As i.materialise’s Community Manager, I was on-sight to speak, work, and connect with some of the brightest talents in the 3D Printing industry. For the first time ever, our outreach team included Support Engineer Darya Kireyeva, who came here all the way from Kiev, Ukraine. We hope she’ll join us on future trips!