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Top Business Applications for Additive Manufacturing

Montreal – February 27, 2019

Réseau Québec-3D (RQ3D), Canada Makes and McGill partner for this industry focused event designed to help companies adopt one of the main pillars of Industry 4.0: 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing.

Join us and learn about real business applications of additive manufacturing (AM). Hear from experts using this emerging technology and increasing both productivity and capability.

Learn how

  • Additive manufacturing used as a main pillar of Industry 4.0 integration.
  • AM fits in as an element of a manufacturing process and increasing efficiencies.

The experience and expertise of the day’s speakers and panelists is an opportunity not to be missed, as they have a track record of helping industry adopt AM and making businesses more competitive in a global market. Join us and hear about some top business applications of AM.

The event will feature four speakers:
Keynote: Alexander Böhm KSB SE & Co. KGaA Leiter Werkstofftechnik und Additive Fertigung
Gerry Senechal, MDA – How Additive Manufacturing is changing the way satellites are built.
Philippe Dupuis, Creadditive – Additive Manufacturing in the Construction Sector
Olivier Marcotte CRIQ – Medical AM Centre

Three panels:
Panel 1 – 3D Printing and Lightweight Robotic End Of Arm Tooling (EOAT)
Panel 2 – Machining challenges in an Additive World. – What impacts is AM having on machining and how do the technologies complement each other are topics to be discussed during this panel
Panel 3 – Industrial applications of polymer additive manufacturing – Industry has been using polymer AM for years and companies who adopted it have reaped its benefits. This panel will explore some of the custom solutions on offer to businesses such as jigs & fixtures, dentistry and rapid prototyping.

When:     Montreal – February 27, 2019
Where:    McGill University, Montreal Quebec
Cost:       100$ members / $150 non-members participant (including lunch)

Note: Registration, agend and more details coming soon!

Following the event will be Canada Makes’ Additive Manufacturing Advisory Board (AMAB) AGM.