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Diamond Sponsors (11 Companies)

Computer Aided Technology (CATI) has made it our mission to deliver and support the best product development solutions available. Our portfolio includes solutions from SOLIDWORKS, Dassault Systèmes, Stratasys, Creaform, Desktop Metal, PostProcess Technologies, and More. We exist so our clients can focus on what they do best – design and manufacture their products. From small design firms to Fortune 500 companies, we support thousands of market-leading companies in every niche of product development, design, and manufacturing. Anyone can sell you software or hardware; our goal is to earn the right to be your trusted advisor For information, visit cati.com.

Covestro creates materials the world relies on every day. Our high-tech polymers are used in nearly every area of modern life and in a wide range of industries: Automotive, construction, healthcare, cosmetics, energy, electronics, sports and leisure.

But we don’t just produce materials. Together with our partners and customers, we’re taking big steps to tackle a fundamental challenge: Shifting towards a Circular Economy, we are determined to become fully circular. To achieve this bold goal, we’re innovating efficient ways to close energy and material cycles, pushing the boundaries of what is possible with polymers.

For more information, visit am.covestro.com.

Desktop Metal® exists to make 3D printing accessible to all Engineers, Designers, and Manufacturers. We are reinventing the way engineering and manufacturing teams produce parts – from prototyping through mass production. We believe 3D printing will change the way parts are designed, manufactured, and sold around the world. For more information, visit desktopmetal.com.

DMG MORI USA is a leading producer of cutting machine tools. As a global full-liner with over 20 years of experience in the additive manufacturing of metal parts, DMG MORI represents innovative manufacturing technologies and a worldwide service. The portfolio includes four complete process chains for additive processes using powder nozzle or powder bed technologies. For this integral offer DMG MORI combines its LASERTEC SLM models and the LASERTEC 3D series with the machining centers from its broadly diversified machine portfolio. For more information, visit dmgmori.com.

Dyndrite makes an accelerated computation engine, a tool that gives hardware and software companies the power, freedom and control necessary to deliver the future of digital manufacturing. Our GPU-accelerated software delivers hyper-scalability, python automation and eyebrow-raising performance due to the dedication of a team of mathematicians, software engineers, designers, and mechanical engineers. For more information, visit dyndrite.com.

EOS provides responsible manufacturing solutions via industrial 3D printing technology to manufacturers around the world. Connecting high quality production efficiency with its pioneering innovation and sustainable practices, the independent company formed in 1989 will shape the future of manufacturing. Powered by its platform-driven digital value network of machines and a holistic portfolio of services, materials and processes, EOS is deeply committed to fulfilling its customers’ needs and acting responsibly for our planet. For more information, visit na.eos.info.

ExOne, as the pioneer of binder jet technology, is on a mission to deliver powerful 3D printers that solve the toughest problems and enable world-changing innovations. Our 3D printing systems quickly transform powder materials – including metals, ceramics, composites, and sand – into precision parts, metal casting molds and cores, and innovative tooling solutions. Industrial customers use our technology to save time and money, reduce waste, improve manufacturing flexibility, and deliver designs and products that were once impossible. Home to a world-leading team of experts, ExOne also provides specialized 3D printing services, including on-demand production of mission-critical parts, as well as engineering and design consulting. For more information, visit exone.com.

Formlabs is the professional 3D printer of choice for engineers, designers, manufacturers, dental and medical professionals, and decision makers around the globe. Formlabs products include the Form 3, Form 3B, and Form 3L, powered by Low Force Stereolithography (LFS)™ 3D printing, Form 2 SLA 3D printer, Form Wash and Form Cure post-processing solutions, and the Fuse 1 SLS 3D printer. Formlabs also develops its own suite of high-performance 3D printing materials, as well as 3D printing software. For more information, visit formlabs.com.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence supports the industry in the development of innovative technologies of today and future-oriented products of tomorrow.

Hexagon’s Additive Manufacturing end-to-end solution portfolio helps manufacturers and service bureaus design, optimize, validate, and replicate high quality additively manufactured metal or plastic parts robustly, accurately, and fast. Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence is part of Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B; Hexagon.com), a global leader in information technology that ensures higher productivity through quality in both geospatial and industrial enterprise applications. For more information, visit hexagonmi.com.

Nexa3D produces ultrafast polymer additive manufacturing equipment based on SLS and proprietary LSPc 3D printing technologies. For more information, visit nexa3d.com.

Tekna manufactures spherical metallic powders for additive manufacturing applications, such as powder bed fusion (laser and EB) and directed energy deposition processes. Tekna mainly produces spherical powders of Ti-6Al-4V for medical and aerospace applications. These titanium alloy powders have a high level of sphericity and flowability, low oxygen content, high density, as well as controlled particle size. Tekna also manufactures other types of spheres such as Al alloys, Ni alloys, W and Ta.  For more information, visit tekna.com

Platinum Sponsors (12 Companies)

3D Systems, the originator of 3D printing, transforms manufacturing with its end-to-end solutions. Drawing on its deep expertise and unique workflow approach including software, hardware, materials and services, 3D Systems is positioned to help companies innovate, design, and manufacture in new ways – enabling them to realize competitive advantage. For more information, visit 3dsystems.com.

AddUp, a joint venture created by Michelin and Fives, is a global metal additive manufacturing OEM and service provider of Powder Bed Fusion (PBF) and Directed Energy Deposition (DED) technologies. The combination of these processes allows AddUp customers the flexibility to choose the technology best suited for their specific application. This combination also offers a unique ability to meet technical challenges, such as manufacturing parts combining these complementary technologies. The AddUp group also offers part production, POC production, metal AM consulting services, AM training and design for AM, making AddUp your one-stop for metal AM. For more information, visit addupsolutions.com.

Arkema Inc. will showcase its market-leading product portfolio and innovations for each of the major 3D printing technologies: UV curing, powder bed fusion, and filament extrusion under its ‘3D Printing Solutions by Arkema’ platform, led by its flagship brands including N3xtDimension® liquid resins, Rilsan® biosourced polyamide 11, and ultra-high performance Kepstan® PEKK polymer. Come see how Arkema’s materials have unlocked some of the most exciting innovations in 3D printing and learn how the newest products in our range including Pebax® elastomers, Plexiglas® 3D acrylic resins, and Kynar® PVDF polymers are enabling the manufacture of end-use parts. For more information, visit 3d-arkema.com.

Evonik is one of the world leaders in specialty chemicals. With its 33,000 employees around the globe, Evonik goes far beyond chemistry to create innovative, profitable, and sustainable solutions for customers.

Drawing on more than 20 years of experience in development and manufacturing polymer-based 3D printing materials, we boost the additive manufacturing market by enabling infinite 3D applications to come true with INFINAM®—our brand for ready-to-use formulations.

Based on our deep materials expertise and innovative strength, we want to drive industrial scale 3D printing as manufacturing technology along the entire value chain. For information, visit 3d-printing.evonik.com.

3DXTECH™ is a leading supplier of high-performance 3D Printers and Filaments. Gearbox™ HT2 printer is our new industrial-grade high-temp printer that offers a heated chamber (up to 225°C), dual extruders (up to 500°C), and a large 18”x18”x32” build chamber. Gearbox™ HT2 prints PEKK, PEEK, and ULTEM™ and a wide variety of Carbon Fiber grades. The HT2 is built in the USA and is focused on functionality. For more information, visit gearbox3d.com.

Massivit 3D Printing Technologies Ltd. (Tel Aviv Stock Exchange: MSVT) is the leading provider of large-scale 3D printing systems for the Automotive, Marine, Rail, Scenic Fabrication and other industries. Massivit 3D’s advanced technology enables large parts, prototypes, and molds to be produced within hours, instead of days. Founded in 2013, the company is headquartered in Lod, Israel and provides its customers in 40 countries with services via a global dealer network. For more information, visit massivit3d.com.

Materialise incorporates over 30 years of 3D printing experience into a range of software solutions and 3D printing services that provide companies with tools that manage and control the 3D printing process more efficiently, allowing them to meet the highest standards of the most demanding industries.

Materialise Magics, includes industry-leading data preparation and design optimization tools, programs to integrate 3D printing into production environments, and software and control systems used by machine manufacturers to better bridge the gap between applications and 3D printers. With the acquisition of Link3D, Materialise provides a cloud based end-to-end AM platform from order entry to part delivery. For more information, visit materialise.com/software.

PostProcess is the leader in automated and intelligent post-printing solutions for 3D printed parts. Founded in 2014 and headquartered in Buffalo, NY, USA, with international operations in Mougins, France, PostProcess removes the bottleneck in the third step of additive manufacturing – post-printing – through integrated and patented software, hardware, and chemistry technologies for automated support removal, resin removal, powder removal and surface finishing. For more information, visit postprocess.com.

RP America’s mission is to be the most respected service first provider in the 3D industry. We have established a culture of partnerships as our core purpose, so our team members are equipped to deliver exceptional support, open platforms, and industry-leading expertise to our customers. We represent Raplas stereolithography and sand 3D printing systems, DSM stereolithography resins, Materialise build preparation software, as well as Photocentric LCD 3D printing equipment.

RP America also partners with RP Support America to provide service for AM equipment across North America. When you purchase from RP America, you know it’s backed by an experienced field service team, providing quality support. For more information, visit rpamerica.us.

Sigma Labs Inc. (NASDAQ: SGLB) is a leading provider of in-process quality assurance (IPQA®) software to the additive manufacturing industry. Sigma specializes in the development and commercialization of real-time monitoring solutions known as PrintRite3D® for 3D metal advanced manufacturing technologies. PrintRite3D detects and classifies defects and anomalies real-time during the manufacturing process, enabling significant cost-savings and production efficiencies. For more information, visit sigmalabsinc.com.

Titan Robotics, Ltd., is a production additive manufacturing solutions provider. Titan designs and fabricates large-format, industrial 3D printers, and provides solutions to its customers by developing processes using Titan’s additive manufacturing technology. Specializing in direct pellet fed 3D printing, hybrid additive and subtractive systems and hybrid pellet + filament extrusion systems, Titan’s Atlas 3D printers enable the use of engineering grade and affordable pellet materials. Titan provides complete additive manufacturing implementation, from 3D printing services, to consulting and material integration processes. Industries utilizing Titan’s additive manufacturing solutions include aerospace, automotive/transportation, foundry, government/DoD, consumer appliances, education, medical, visual merchandising and more. For more information, visit titan3drobotics.com.

At Xact Metal™, we’re taking the essential specs for metal powder-bed fusion (also known as Selective Laser Melting or Direct Metal Laser Sintering) and combining them with breakthrough technology to establish a new level of price and performance for additive manufacturing. We’re dedicated to supporting the next generation of innovative manufacturing solutions powered by metal 3D printing. For more information, visit xactmetal.com.

Gold Sponsors (16 Companies)

3Degrees is a Chicago-based, independent, technology-agnostic 3D Printing and Materials Science consulting company. Our mission is to educate, empower, and train organizations to achieve success with 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing. Over the past decade we have worked side-by-side with some of the top machine manufacturers, material producers and end users in the industry, consulting with them to identify novel applications, test new materials and develop frameworks to maximize R&D efficiency. For more information, visit 3degreescompany.com.

6K Additive enables you to think beyond today with premium additive manufacturing powders like SS316L, Ni718, Ti64 and the newly announced refractory powders. These materials are truly spherical, void of porosity and satellites with better flowability than competing technologies. We utilize our proprietary UniMelt® microwave plasma process, the most robust production platform that delivers the highest premium powder for additive manufacturing. What’s more, we leverage sustainable sources as feedstock. Whether it’s certified millings from CNC, grindings, used additive powder or even the support material used in AM, we leverage it all. There is no excess waste or other cut sizes that head off to the landfill or sit in a warehouse. For information, visit 6kadditive.com.

AM Polymers GmbH, established in 2014, has manifested itself as a manufacturer of plastic powders for the powder bed fusion processes. Thanks to the combined expert knowledge of our team, we master all levels of the production chain and optimally match the material to your processes. With our powder materials, we meet your requirements while making them easy to process. That’s why we produce high-quality powder materials that guarantee you consistent component quality across batches.

Our philosophy: Plug & Play instead of Plug & Pray!

Find the right powder for your needs: We offer you the widest range of common polymer powders for the SLS or HSS. In addition to the classic laser-sintered materials such as PA12 and PA11, we focus on proven traditional and technical injection molding plastics. For more information, visit am-polymers.de.

BigRep, a global leader in large-format FFF 3D printing, strives to transform its user’s productivity and creativity with easy-to-use additive manufacturing solutions. Helping companies accelerate innovation and rethink manufacturing, BigRep’s German-engineered 3D printers enable engineers, designers and manufacturers from start-ups to fortune 100 companies to iterate fast, produce faster, and get to market fastest. Through collaborations with strategic partners – including BASF, Bosch Rexroth, Etihad Airways, and Deutsche Bahn – BigRep develops complete additive manufacturing solutions comprising of industrial 3D printers, software, and advanced materials. Founded in 2014, BigRep is headquartered in Berlin with technical centers in Boston and Singapore. For more information, visit bigrep.com.

BuildParts by CIDEAS, founded in 1998, is a full-service, Additive Manufacturing (AM) and 3D Printing Center. Utilizing over 30 in-house machines, BuildParts capabilities include: Stereolithography (SLA), Selective Laser Sintering (SLS), Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM), PolyJet (Full color), DLP, DLS, Urethane Casting and Part Finishing. ITAR registered and secure Online Quoting, BuildParts typically ships projects within 2 to 4 days of receiving an order. For more information, visit buildparts.com.

CoreTechnologie is the leading provider of 3D Computer-Aided Design (CAD) translation software known as 3D_Evolution® conversion engine for repair, simplification – reduction of 3D CAD files, analysis, with batch process; 4D_Additive a pre-processing software for checking quality, positioning, nesting, texturing, and slicing; 3D_Partfinder with DMU, filter criteria, metadata, features and ability to check geometry; 3D_Analyzer® a CAD viewer with analysis tools; and 3D_Kernel_IO® a CAD interoperability Software Development Kit. The company’s mission is to optimize CADif interoperability in the value-added design chain and to customize scripts for PLM integration and process automation. For more information, visit coretechnologie.com.

Dinsmore Inc. is a single-source provider ranging in services from product design and development to prototyping and final production.

We remain at the forefront today, pioneering the use of innovative technologies giving us the expertise to anticipate client needs and respond quickly to ever-changing economic, market and consumer demands. Our thought leadership, talent, technology and long-term client approach drive our ability to continually evolve solutions while providing clients with consistent quality and competitive price. For information, visit dinsmoreinc.com.

Element is a leading global provider of Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC) services for the Aerospace, Connected Technology, Energy, Life Sciences, and Transportation, Industrials and Environmental end markets, where failure in service is not an option. Element’s scientists, engineers and technologists support early R&D, through complex regulatory approvals and into production, ensuring that customers’ products, materials, processes and services are safe, compliant and fit for purpose. For more information, visit element.com.

EWI empowers industry leaders to overcome complex manufacturing challenges and integrate new processes to bring products to market more quickly and efficiently. We provide comprehensive engineering services to help companies identify, develop, and implement the best options for their specific applications. With unmatched expertise, state-of-the-art lab facilities, and technology resources, we offer customized solutions that deliver game-changing results. For more information, visit ewi.org

Global Advanced Metals (GAM) is the world’s leading, vertically integrated and conflict-free provider of tantalum metallurgical products and tantalum powder for high performance capacitors. GAM offers a wide variety of tantalum and niobium products for Additive Manufacturing (AM) applications. GAM produces feed materials for both 3D printing with metal powder and cold spray in spherical powder, angular powder, Nano powder and wire forms. The powders produced by GAM can be used in all printing machines. For more information, visit globaladvancedmetals.com.

GoProto delivers turnkey plastic and metal part manufacturing solutions including industrial design model making, rapid prototyping, additive manufacturing, cast urethane, CNC machining, rapid sheet metal, rapid injection tooling, production parts (injection molding, stamping, die-casting, and sheet metal), and part finishing to complete your product.
Together we’ll navigate the sea of design, lead time and budgetary variables and make your decision process a snap. But how do we do it? The answer is fairly simple – we actually care. We excel in old-fashioned superior customer service and our team of passionate industry experts is here to guide you every step of the way.  For more information, visit goproto.com.

Midwest Prototyping has joined forces with Prototek to become a single destination for complex prototyping and low-volume manufacturing needs of customers. The combined company will provide a full suite of sheet metal, CNC, and additive manufacturing capabilities with more than 140 machines.

Prototek is a leading national rapid prototyping provider of precision machined and sheet metal fabricated parts and components for various end markets.

Midwest Prototyping offers a diversified array of 3D printing technologies for prototyping and manufacturing applications, enabling complete digital manufacturing solutions. For more information, visit midwestproto.com.

Paxis created the WAV™ (Wave Applied Voxel) process with the requirements of the commercial manufacturer in mind in an effort to solve trapped volume issues within current liquid resin-based technologies. The success in solving one problem opened the doors to solving many, which include: Scalability in size and speed, significant reduction in post processing requirement, multiple material production, exotic material management, lower cost of operation, the elimination and need for a large vat during large-part production, as well as the ability for embedded components and many more. For more information on the WAV™ additive manufacturing process and technology, For more information, visit paxis.com.

Praxair Surface Technologies knows that additive manufacturing powders are not just a commodity – they’re a specialty. Additive manufacturing continues to advance at a rapid rate. It’s critical your powders source continues to advance just as fast. From more than 50 years, we’ve been a leading manufacturer of gas atomized metal powders. And today, as additive manufacturing rapidly advances, we’re evolving our powders at the same rate. With Praxair TruForm metal powders for additive manufacturing, the sky isn’t the limit. It’s time to dream big. For more information, visit praxairsurfacetechnologies.com/am.

RePliForm has been a pioneer in electroplating 3D Printed plastics as well as other non-conductive materials. We pride ourselves in learning how to adapt electroplating processes to a variety of materials and complex geometries. We live in the dynamic environment of additive manufacturing with the end goal to create a composite part able to expand the envelope of what is possible with a 3D Printed Plastic. For more information, visit repliforminc.com.

Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, launched its groundbreaking Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM) process in 2009 with the objective to save manufacturers time and money on the production of large, high-value metal parts and prototypes. We remain dedicated to perfecting the art and science of printing large metal parts (up to an industry-leading 19′ in length). We are also committed to offering the widest range of metal additive manufacturing solutions in the market. From high profile R&D projects to innovative systems and services, Sciaky will continue to push the boundaries of additive manufacturing technology into the future. For more information, visit sciaky.com.

Silver Sponsors (2 Companies)

3D Control Systems is an end-to-end, fully automated software solution provider driving operational efficiencies for customers.

Products:

  • 3DPrinterOS – Connecting desktop printers in Education, Enterprise Makerspaces, and 3D OEMs Operating Systems.
  • ZAP.am – Purpose-built, digital industrial, software platform integrating advanced manufacturing (3D Printers, Robotics, CNC) software and hardware.

For more information, visit 3dcontrolsystems.com.

Hoosier Pattern. 

For more information visit hoosierpattern.com.

Bronze Sponsor (3 Companies)

AlphaSTAR—headquartered in Irvine, California—is an engineering software company that provides innovative physics-based simulation technologies. As a simulation solution provider, our tools are used to address real-life scenarios in the aerospace, automotive, defense, energy and discrete manufacturing industries, worldwide. Over 30+ years of developing cutting edge tools, has given us the ability to lend a hand to companies by improving product quality, reducing manufacturing cost and accelerating time to market. AlphaSTAR is the recipient of esteemed industry and technology awards for R&D and software development and is a proud women-owned business. For more information visit alphastarcorp.com.

Lithoz is the world market and technology leader in 3D printers and materials for manufacturing high-performance ceramics. Parts produced with Lithoz CeraFab printers meet the highest industry requirements for density, strength, and precision needed in medical, aerospace, defense, chemical, and electronics applications. Along with the popular CeraFab S65 system, the Lithoz family includes an entry-level Lab printer, as well as specialty systems for ultra-fine resolution or multi-material printing. Lithoz offers a wide variety of ceramic materials including alumina, zirconia, silicon nitride, and silica-based materials, and the Lithoz open material platform allows customers to develop and print their own resin/powder slurries. For more information visit lithoz.com.

Rapid Prototyping Services, founded in 2004, provides quick turn 3D printed mechanical prototypes using ABS, ABS-ESD7, ASA, Polycarbonate, PC/ABS, Nylon-12, Nylon-12CF, ULTEM 9085/1010, and Polyphenylsulfone. Having 7 large bed machines, we can produce parts as large as 36*24*36 inches. Since 2004 we’ve offered advanced product development services including 3D cad modeling, prototyping, production, appearance models, tooling and fixtures. RPS is a woman owned, small business, with an ITAR Certification. For more information, visit www.rapidps.com.