Formnext 2020 Still Going Ahead

Planning continues with an updated health concept and added virtual offerings At the present time, Mesago Messe Frankfurt GmbH still expects Formnext to go ahead in Frankfurt as scheduled from 10 – 13 November 2020. The exhibition organizer is working with all possible urgency on a concept Read More »

Formnext: High Registration Figures – A Positive Sign for the Entire Industry

As the world attempts to get a handle on the coronavirus pandemic, we have seen restrictions imposed on public life including a large-scale move toward working from home or, where this is not possible, shift work, as well as numerous cancellations of events. Everyone has Read More »

Formnext 2019: Additive Manufacturing Inspires With Best Perspectives

34,532 specialists and managers (2018: 26,919) were swept away by an impressive Formnext 2019. 852 exhibitors (2018: 632) made Messe Frankfurt the stage for the ever-increasing fields of application of additive manufacturing. The move to the modern and architecturally-sophisticated exhibition halls 11 and 12, which Read More »

Numerous World Premieres at Formnext 2019: Industrial System Solutions and Innovations Along the Entire Process Chain

Formnext 2019 opened with a very high level of visitor interest, numerous world premieres, a multitude of modern technologies, applications, and materials and many more highlights. From now until 22 November, the world’s premiere exhibition for additive manufacturing and the next generation of industrial production Read More »

Numerous World Premieres, Strong Dynamic Growth, and an Extensive Partner Country Program with the USA

Thanks to an array of world-firsts, this year’s Formnext is once again set to become the center of global innovation in additive manufacturing and modern production technologies on 19 – 22 November 2019. The new developments expected – some of which are truly groundbreaking – Read More »

The Winners of the Formnext Start-up Challenge Impress the Judges with Their Groundbreaking AM Innovations

The winners of the Formnext Start-up Challenge 2019 presented some outstanding innovations that offer clues about the future development of the additive manufacturing sector. The winning start-ups, AdditiveLab (Belgium), Exponential Technologies Ltd. (Latvia), Glassomer (Germany), LMI – Laser Melting Innovations (Germany), and Spectroplast (Switzerland) impressed Read More »

The Formnext Start-up Challenge: Recognizing and Supporting Innovative Start-Ups in Additive Manufacturing

  Whether it be through new 3D printers, innovative materials, or intelligent software solutions; the novel and sustainable business ideas of innovative, young companies are shaking up the additive manufacturing (AM) market. The international Formnext Start-up Challenge, now in its fifth year, aims to recognize Read More »

Formnext + PM South China to Premiere in September 2020

  From September 9 to 11, 2020, the first ever Formnext + PM South China trade show for the additive manufacturing and powder metallurgy industries will take place in Shenzhen, China. Prompted by the rapid development of both sectors in China, the trade show offers Read More »

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Groundbreaking World Premieres and Records at Formnext 2018

  The Formnext 2018 exhibition set new records at several levels and contributed to the dynamics of the entire industry with numerous world premieres. The leading international exhibition for additive manufacturing and cutting-edge industrial production set an impressive new record in terms of visitor numbers. Read More »