Call for Papers: Additive Manufacturing Conference 2017
Have something to say about additive manufacturing? Submit an abstract for the October conference.
The Additive Manufacturing Conference returns to Knoxville, Tennessee, for its 2017 edition, happening October 10-12. This annual event focuses on industrial applications of additive technologies for making function components and end-use production parts.
Past presentation topics have included application success stories, materials, design, postprocessing, production via AM and much more. (For highlights from the most recent conference, see this series of articles and our interview series on YouTube.)
Have something to add? Submit an abstract of your proposed presentation through this online form. Submissions are due February 22.
Is additive manufacturing (AM) ready for production scale? The latest issue of Additive Manufacturing magazine highlights manufacturers who are succeeding with 3D printing for production right now.
A video from Pratt & Whitney illustrates the steps needed to additively manufacture an aerospace component.
Analyzing directed energy deposition and powder-bed fusion provides a thorough understanding of the extra machining necessary for a “near net shape” versus a “net shape” manufacturing process.