2018 AMUG Conference

Participate in the global Additive Manufacturing Users Group.

AMUG is a global community focused on accelerating the education and advancement of additive manufacturing and 3D Printing. At our annual conference, AM users gather to learn and share. A key component of the event’s success is high-value, top-quality information shared from the stage.

AMUG provides in-depth discussions and
training sessions in:

  • Materials (metals and plastics)
  • Fundamentals
  • Advanced applications (Aerospace/Defense, Architecture, Automotive, Casting, Consumer Products, Manufacturing, Medical, etc.)
  • Finishing techniques
  • Software
  • Machine maintenance
  • Scanning
  • …and much, much more

Further enhance your skills and expertise with:

  • Hands-on training sessions from AM industry experts and OEMs
  • Application workshops
  • Advanced training
  • Advanced application discussions
  • Insights from industry leaders
  • Certificate programs
  • Networking with industry experts

Call for Papers

Are you interested in speaking at the AMUG Conference?  We are in the process of selecting speakers and workshop trainers for the 2018 AMUG Conference in St. Louis. Please consider this opportunity to share your insights and play a role in the AMUG Conference’s success.

If interested, or you have questions, please contact the Track Leader that best fits your area of interest, and he/she will provide information on the available speaking opportunities.

AMUG Tracks

AMUG Agenda and Track Advisor

Gary Rabinovitz, Reebok International

Aerospace, Defense, Military, and Transportation

Ted Anderson, GE Additive


Nate Schumacher, Midwest Prototyping


Steve Murray, Hoosier Pattern

Thomas Sorovetz, FCA US LLC

Jack Ziemba, Aristo-Cast

Education & Training

Jordan Weston, Milwaukee School of Engineering

Track includes:

  • Design/Software
  • Post Processing/Finishing
  • Tips & Tricks
  • Scanning (Derek Ellis, d756de@gmail.com)

AM Metal Technologies

Bob Markley, 3rd Dimension Industrial 3D Printing

AM Technologies (Non-Metals)

Andrew Allshorn, 3D Squared

Medical & Dental

Shannon VanDeren, Layered Manufacturing and Consulting