“3D Printing Gears up our Future”: purmundus challenge 2018 Now Accepting Submissions

The theme for this year‘s international “purmundus challenge” innovation competition in the field of 3D printing is: 3d printing gears up our future. The future is diverse, varied and changing at an increasingly rapid pace. This is not only true from a technological perspective, but Read More »

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Experts in Demand: Growth in Metal Additive Manufacturing Creates Need for Professionals

SME releases metal additive manufacturing report detailing job opportunities    (FORT WORTH, Texas, April 26, 2018) – SME today announced the release of a new report, “Experts in Demand: Growth in Metal Additive Manufacturing (AM) Creates Need for Professionals” at SME’s RAPID + TCT event in Fort Read More »

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Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018 Fosters STEM Career Support Through Two-Day Mars Rover Challenge for Students

  (BOSTON, April 24, 2018) – For students interested in pursuing a career in STEM, the Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018 offers an immersive three-day event that features a hands-on learning experience through its partnership with the SME Education Foundation, Ripple3D, Boston Public Schools, and area universities. The Read More »

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Co-Founder of High-Tech Manufacturing Start-Up Named Entrepreneur of the Year

By Charles Michael Ray | South Dakota School of Mines & Technology RAPID CITY, SD (April 23, 2018) – South Dakota School of Mines & Technology associate professor Christian Widener, Ph.D., was awarded Entrepreneur of Year at the 2018 South Dakota Governor’s Office of Economic Read More »

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Stratasys Rolls out Industry Certification Program in North America, Designed to Bridge the Additive Manufacturing Skills Gap

Built alongside respected educational institutions, initiative sets new standards for excellence and consistency across additive manufacturing training and education MINNEAPOLIS & REHOVOT, Israel — April 18, 2018 — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS), a global leader in applied additive technology solutions, today rolled Read More »

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MakerBot Launches Teacher Certification Program, First Training for 3D Printing Curriculum

Educators train to become 3D printing experts, then get one-of-a-kind training to develop their own 3D printing lesson plans and curriculum BROOKLYN, N.Y. —  April 17, 2018 –  (BUSINESS WIRE) — MakerBot, the industry leader in 3D printing for education, found in over 7,000 schools, Read More »

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UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair to Lead Major Research for US Navy

By David Goddard (david.goddard@utk.edu) | Engineering and Technology | The University of Tennessee Knoxville April 5, 2018 – The US Navy has chosen a UT professor to lead one of its Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) programs for the first time in the 30-year history Read More »

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Carnegie Mellon University: 3-DIY – Printing Your Own Bioprinter

By E. Forney and Emily Durham | College of Engineering Carnegie Mellon University Researchers in Adam Feinberg’s lab have developed a low-cost 3-D bioprinter by modifying a standard desktop 3-D printer, and they have released the breakthrough designs as open source so that anyone can Read More »

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ORNL Welcomes New Entrepreneurial Research Fellows to Innovation Crossroads

By Kim Askey | Oak Ridge National Laboratory | Communications | askeyka@ornl.gov   OAK RIDGE, Tenn., April 3, 2018 — Oak Ridge National Laboratory today welcomed a second group of technology innovators to join Innovation Crossroads, the Southeast’s only entrepreneurial research and development program based Read More »

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Additive Manufacturing Users Group Announces 2018 Scholarship Recipients

Dr. Emrah Celik and Mr. Daniel Delgado Camacho to join members at the annual conference   MILWAUKEE, WIS., March 20, 2018 – The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) today announced the recipients of its scholarships. Emrah Celik, Ph.D., an assistant professor of the Department of Read More »

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