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AMUG 2021 Conference Delayed to May and Relocated to Orlando

AMUG, the Additive Manufacturing Users Group, has moved its 2021 in-person conference to May 2 – 6, 2021 at the Hilton Orlando in Orlando, Florida.

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A photo of the Hilton Orlando, the site of AMUG 2021

Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) has rescheduled and relocated its annual AMUG Conference. The in-person event will now take place in Orlando, Florida May 2 – 6, 2021 at the Hilton Orlando.

“Our goal is to provide an in-person event, in a safe manner, to facilitate the exchange of information in the way that differentiates the AMUG Conference,” says Carl Dekker, AMUG president. “The AMUG Board is committed to planning for an in-person event and will continue to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and related government restrictions at the federal and local levels. The board has been developing alternate plans that will allow us to adapt to changes as developments occur that relate to COVID-19 and in-person events.”

To ensure that the in-person event adheres to safety protocols related to COVID-19, AMUG is working with an industry consultant for guidance and advice on all necessary safety precautions pertaining to live conferences and events. Additionally, AMUG is working closely with the Hilton Orlando, state agencies and local officials.

Dekker remarked that over 70 sponsors and 100 exhibitors are supporting the 2021 AMUG Conference by applying their 2020 commitments to the coming year. As a socially distanced conference plan takes shape, AMUG will determine the number of openings for companies to participate. As a result, all new sponsors and exhibitors are being placed on a waitlist.

AMUG has an open 'call-for-speakers,' and its Agenda Committee is actively selecting individuals for the available speaking slots. AMUG’s scholarship program is open for candidate submissions, and the organization is now accepting nominations for its prestigious Dino (Distinguished Innovator Operator) Award.

For details, live safety guidelines, registrations and submissions for recognition and participation, visit www.amug.com.

Hilton Hotels, Orlando and Florida offer further safety information at:

Hilton:

https://covid.hilton.com

Orlando:

https://www.orlando.gov/COVID-19

Florida:

https://floridahealthcovid19.gov

https://www.flgov.com/wp-content/uploads/covid19/Taskforce%20Report.pdf

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