2020 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 Speakers & Workshop Trainers

Are you interested in speaking or leading a workshop at the AMUG Conference?  We are in the process of selecting speakers and workshop trainers for the 2020 AMUG Conference in Chicago. Please consider this opportunity to share your insights and play a role in the AMUG Conference’s success.

All submissions will be reviewed by the track leaders, and if appropriate for the AMUG Conference program, the AMUG Agenda Committee will review your submitted abstract for final selection/approval.

Submit your response to the call for speakers to Jordan Weston, chairperson of the Track Leader Committee, at trackleader@amug.com.
Please supply a proposed title and description accompanied by a brief statement of what attendees will learn.

AMUG Tracks

Track Leader Chair

Jordan Weston, MSOE

Aerospace, Defense, Military, and Transportation

Ted Anderson, GE Additive


Nate Schumacher, Midwest Prototyping


Thomas Sorovetz, FCA US LLC

Edward Graham, ProtoCAM

Jack Ziemba, Aristo-Cast

Education & Training

Jordan Weston, MSOE

Note that this track includes:

  • Design/Software
  • Post Processing/Finishing
  • Tips & Tricks
  • Scanning

AM Metal Technologies

Matthew Duffey, Buffalo Manufacturing Works

AM Technologies (Non-Metals)

Colton Rooney, EMI Corp.

Medical & Dental

Shannon VanDeren, Layered Manufacturing and Consulting


Jordan Weston, MSOE

Scanning & Metrology

Giles Gaskell, Wenzel America

Questions? Need assistance with our call for speakers? Contact Jordan Weston at trackleader@amug.com.