“Formnext Start-up Challenge” recognizes creative, innovative, and sustainable AM business ideas

Now in its seventh year, the Formnext Start-up Challenge recognizes young and innovative companies from the world of additive manufacturing. In addition to new, creative, and viable business ideas, the subject of sustainability also plays an important role. A young company will therefore also be Read More »

More Than 350 Exhibitors Already Signed up to Formnext 2021

The plans for Formnext as a hybrid trade fair concept, which include an in-person event from 16 to 19 November 2021 in Frankfurt, have met with an incredibly positive response from exhibitors: As at the end of April, 351 companies from around the world had Read More »

Formnext 2021 Plans Hybrid Event Concept Featuring In-Person Elements

Following a year in which trade fairs all across the world went almost entirely digital, Formnext 2021 now promises to combine such elements with a return to real-life encounters in a hybrid concept that will feature a parallel conference organized by content partner TCT and Read More »

Winners of 2020 Formnext Start-up Challenge Impress with Automated Designs, New Materials, and Optimized PostProcessing

For the sixth time, the international Formnext Start-up Challenge has recognized young companies from the world of additive manufacturing for their innovative business ideas and cutting-edge technical developments. Five outstanding start-ups managed to win over this year’s jury with their innovations: Addiguru (USA), AM Flow Read More »

Formnext Connect: Worldwide Leading Exhibitors from Entire AM Process Chain, New Products and Networking – All in One Place

Although Formnext is fully online this year, it will still be the leading international marketplace for innovations in additive manufacturing and intelligent production, and represents the ideal platform for making new business contacts this November. In the guise of Formnext Connect, the exhibition will feature, Read More »

Amsterdam Based Startup MX3D, ABB and Altair Present Their 3D Printed Optimized Robot Arm

Generative Design Customization + WAAM Printed Amsterdam, 8 July, 2020 – Metal 3D printing company MX3D has printed an optimized industrial robot arm, designed by engineers at Altair for a robot supplied by ABB. This project is an application of large-scale 3D metal printing for Read More »

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“Geometry and Material in Harmony”

The theme for this year’s “purmundus challenge” international competition for design in 3D and 4D printing is “Geometry and Material in Harmony” Industry is currently moving rapidly towards a “made-to-order” future. Not in order to merely revise predominant concepts, but to develop individual, tailored concepts Read More »

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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 »

Automated, Industrial Post Processing for HP Multi Jet Fusion Components: HP and Rösler Sign Cooperation Agreement

For the Formnext exhibition AM Solutions, Rösler group’s brand name for all activities around additive manufacturing, and HP announced a contractually fixed cooperation agreement covering the development of new equipment solutions in the field of automated post processing of 3D printed components. By jointly leveraging Read More »

Image courtesy of AM Solutions