Mike Wais is an SLM Solutions NA Applications Engineer dedicated to research and development. He has fourteen years of experience in Additive Manufacturing; his background includes eleven years in molding design and manufacturing, four years as a manufacturing engineer and five years in robotics programming and quality control analysis. Wais has also worked in software and was an application engineer for Unigraphics and Catia. Wais’ core belief is that problems do not exist but instead are opportunities to find solutions where none existed. Mike also passionately lives by the motto, “you do not need a therapist if you own a motorcycle, any kind of motorcycle”, Dan Aykroyd.