SME’s Additive Manufacturing Seminar Series will stop in Greenville, SC on October 23, 2019. Co-located with the SOUTHTEC Event, this seminar will focus on how major manufacturers and suppliers have transformed their operations by embracing Additive Manufacturing with a focus on the applications used to produce production-ready parts. Hear how the applications used in additive manufacturing are ever changing and how metals, polymers and advanced composites are utilized in a variety of additive manufacturing technologies. At the seminar, industry experts will be on hand to discuss how they are implementing the technology and present various case studies with real life examples of how AM is transforming traditional manufacturing.
Continental Breakfast 8:00 – 8:30 am
Morning Presentations 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Seminar Chair – Introduction
Robert Ghobrial, Lockheed Martin Technical Fellow, Lockheed Martin
Key Use Cases for Metal 3D Printing
Larry Lyons, VP of Product, Desktop Metal
Assessing the Economics of Additive Manufacturing Across the Product Lifecycle
John Hart, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Director of the Laboratory for Manufacturing and Productivity, and Director of the Center for Additive and Digital Advanced Production Technologies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Lunch 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Afternoon Presentations 1:30 – 4:30 pm
Design Best Practices For 3D Metal Powder-Bed Fusion
Juan Mario Gomez, Co-Founder and CEO, Xact Metal
Why Additive? Why Now?
Tiffany Craft, Additive Product Leader, GE Power’s Advanced Manufacturing Works
Optional Tour: 3:15 – 4:45 pm (Transportation Included)
- Learn from industry leaders and get direct access to technology thought leaders and expert advice
- Hear first-hand what is working today and will work in the future
- Make new connections and build relationships with partners and peers
- Experience a dynamic mix of learning and hands-on demonstrations from industry sponsors exhibiting their capabilities
- Stay up-to-date on new techniques and future academic research
- Network and interact with industry leaders and manufacturing peers
In addition to the seminar, all attendees will have access to the exhibit floor as part of their registration.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Corporate executives and business owners, product design and research & development professionals, design engineers, manufacturing engineers and managers, software developers, investors and entrepreneurs and others interested in utilizing additive manufacturing technologies to streamline design and production, reduce time to market, and build more efficient products and operations.
|Pricing||SME Members||Non-Members||Academia Government/Military*|
(15% discount as shown below)
Member / Non-Member
(50% discount as shown below)
Member / Non-Member
|Seminar||$595||$695||$505.75 / $590.75||$297.50 / $347.50|
*Academic, Military & Government Pricing: To qualify for the reduced rate you must submit a letter on appropriate military/government letterhead signed by your Commanding Officer or supervisor to the SME Registrar. Educators may submit either a letter on university letterhead signed by the dean or registrar confirming status or a class schedule inclusive of the institution/year/instructor.
**Full-Time Students: To qualify for student rates, submit a letter on university letterhead signed by the dean or registrar confirming full-time student status or provide a copy of your student I.D. to the SME Registrar.
Co-Located with SOUTHTEC
Greenville Convention Center
1 Exposition Drive
Greenville, South Carolina 29607