2021 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 AMUG 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.

Learn—Share—Network for discovery and exploration.

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

Our call for speakers is now open.

Are you interested in speaking or leading a workshop at the AMUG Conference?  Do you have a topic that will fit within one of our tracks (below)?

We are in the process of selecting speakers and workshop trainers for the 2021 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, chair 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 Committee Chair

Jordan Weston, MSOE

AM Metal Technologies

Mark Barfoot, Buffalo Manufacturing Works

AM Technologies (Non-Metals)

Colton Rooney, EMI Corp.

Paul Hojan, Christie Digital


Nate Schumacher, Midwest Prototyping


Jordan Weston, MSOE

Education & Training

Jordan Weston, MSOE

Scanning & Metrology

Giles Gaskell, Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence


Thomas Sorovetz, FCA US LLC

Edward Graham, ProtoCAM

Jack Ziemba, Aristo-Cast

Aerospace, Transportation, Defense, and Military

Ted Anderson, GE

Medical & Dental

Shannon Van Deren, Layered Manufacturing and Consulting


Jordan Weston, MSOE