WESTEC – First-Hand Insight into the Latest Technologies Revolutionizing the Industrial Sector

WESTEC, produced by SME and AMT, is an industry-leading west coast manufacturing trade show. As a biennial event, in 2017, WESTEC attracted over 10,000 guests and 428 exhibitors. This year WESTEC will be held in a new location at the Long Beach Convention Center, Long Read More »

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HI-AM Network – At the Forefront of Tangible Breakthroughs in AM Capabilities and Processes

  The Holistic Innovation in Additive Manufacturing (HI-AM) Network has been formed to develop innovative solutions to address fundamental challenges with metal additive manufacturing (AM). With major investment from Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), the Read More »

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SME’s RAPID + TCT Returns Home to Detroit, Michigan

  RAPID + TCT is North America’s largest conference and exposition on additive manufacturing (AM), 3D printing, 3D scanning, CAD/CAE, metrology and inspection, and related technologies. This year’s RAPID + TCT promises to uphold its rich tradition with over 150 experts that will speak on Read More »

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SME’s Additive Manufacturing Seminar Series Will Be Co-Located at EASTEC

  EASTEC is one of four regional manufacturing trade shows, produced by SME and AMT, in support of industries such as aerospace, medical devices, automotive, industrial equipment and defense on the east coast. Now in its 35th year, this year’s EASTEC will showcase foundational manufacturing Read More »

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AMMP Offers Opportunities to Advance, Refine and Transition Additive Manufacturing (AM) Technologies

  The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) recently announced a new program called AMMP (Advanced Manufacturing, Materials, and Processes). According to Lisa Strama, President and CEO of the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS), the NCMS is launching the program in conjunction with the Read More »

SME’s Smart Manufacturing Seminar Series – Highlighting Additive Manufacturing (AM) Materials

SME’s Smart Manufacturing Series will feature its second in a series of additive manufacturing (AM) seminars titled ‘Additive Manufacturing Materials’, August 9, 2018, Knoxville, Tennessee. This seminar is intended to help industry users understand what is working in additive manufacturing and what may work in Read More »

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Sandia National Laboratories at the Forefront of Material Science Evaluation for Additive Manufacturing (AM)

  Sandia National Laboratories recently announced a team of engineers and scientists has designed and built a high-throughput six-sided robotic work cell to speed up qualification and testing of additively manufactured parts. The new system called “Alinstante”, Spanish for “in an instant”, is a result Read More »

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SME’s Smart Manufacturing Seminar Series – Exclusive Access to Industry Leaders and Experts Who Are Implementing Additive Manufacturing (AM) in Their Business Operations

  Worldwide interest and adoption of additive manufacturing (AM) in industry continues at an astounding pace with the prediction that sales of products and services will double in the coming years. Starting this June, SME’s Smart Manufacturing Seminar Series will roll out a number of industry-focused events designed Read More »

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Maria Conrado, SME, Shares News About Two New Events to the RAPID + TCT Event Series

  SME along with its partner, Rapid News Communication Group, announced today two new events to its RAPID + TCT event series – RAPID + TCT Executive Strategy Summit and RAPID + TCT West. The expansion of the RAPID + TCT event series is reported to Read More »

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EXCLUSIVE – Dave Morton of SME Highlights AeroDef Manufacturing

  AeroDef Manufacturing is a leading exposition and technical conference for the aerospace and defense manufacturing industry. This year’s AeroDef, produced by SME and in partnership with industry OEMs, will offer a broad range of activities from panel discussions about artificial intelligence and mixed reality Read More »

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