CHATSWORTH, CALIF. – April 06, 2011 – Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG), an organization for owners and operators of additive manufacturing equipment, today announced the names of the 2011-2012 AMUG board members. Board members were selected at the annual business meeting held this year in Miami, Florida on April 6. The board will plan and organize the 2012 AMUG Conference.
“I am honored to chair this organization and pleased to welcome new members to the board,” said AMUG chairman Gary Rabinovitz. ”We are working hard to extend our reach from 3D Systems Corporation equipment users to a broader audience that includes owners and operators of EOS, Objet, Stratasys and Z Corp equipment.”
The 2011-2012 AMUG board members are:
- Chairman: Gary Rabinovitz, Reebok International
- Vice Co-Chairman: Mark Abshire, DSM Somos
- Vice Co-Chairman: Scott Schermer, SC Johnson
- Secretary: Bret Bordner, Laser Reproductions
- Treasurer: Guy Bourdeau, Huntsman Advanced Materials
- Site Coordinator: Tom Sorovetz, Chrysler
- Past Chairman: Tim Gornet, University of Louisville
About Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG):
Formerly known as 3DSUG, AMUG was established to encourage and coordinate technical information exchange between owners and operators of additive manufacturing equipment, including but not limited to, 3D Systems, EOS Electro Optical Systems, Objet Geometries, Stratasys and Z Corporation. AMUG meets annually to provide a forum for presentation of papers relating to the dissemination of processes and new technologies related to the operation of additive manufacturing equipment and the secondary or final application of parts or/and tools made from these systems. The event is sponsored by ALM, Boeing, buyCASTINGS, CadmiumCD, Clemco, DPSS Lasers, DSM Somos, EOS, Evonik, Fineline Prototyping, Huntsman Advanced Materials, Integra, Objet, Laser Reproductions, Materialise, NCP Leasing, Northrop Grumman, Paramount Industries, RAPID, RePliForm, SLM, Solid Concepts, Time Compression, VacuCoat and Valspar. Connect with AMUG members on the organization’s Website, Blog, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube networks.