The MIT Center for Additive and Digital Advanced Production Technologies (ADAPT) aims to accelerate the implementation of AM and to invent its future. As such, ADAPT convenes its members and MIT experts with a mission to: perform visionary research, continually and critically assess the status of AM technology, develop model-based decision tools and open strategic frameworks, build a vibrant academic-industry network including MIT students, and accelerate critical AM education initiatives for professional audiences. Taken together, these activities enable ADAPT’s members to implement process, product, and business model innovation and to leverage AM in tandem with the rapidly changing digital manufacturing infrastructure that includes robotics, advanced materials, and computational intelligence.
Finnish Rapid Prototyping Association, FIRPA, was founded 1998 to promote Additive Manufacturing information in Finland. Association acts as an independent source and distributor of information in all areas of Additive Manufacturing.
Canada Makes is a network of private, public, academic, and non-profit entities dedicated to promoting the adoption and development of advanced and additive manufacturing (AM) in Canada. It is an enabler and accelerator of AM-adoption in Canada. The network covers a broad range of additive manufacturing technologies including 3D printing; reverse engineering 3D imaging; medical implants and replacement human tissue; metallic 3D printing and more.
In order to more effectively integrate the resources of domestic industry, academia and research community in the field of 3D printing, and to promote the establishment of AMAT, Dean Cheng Zhengyuan, the Faculty of Engineering, is the sponsor's representative. The progress of the preparatory work is as follows :
6/10 Ministry of the Interior agrees that "3D Printing Association" can be set up
7/4 The sponsor of the "3D Printing Association" and the first preparatory meeting were held
7/24 The "3D Printing Association" will hold the second preparatory meeting
9/9 will hold the "3D Printing Association" the inaugural meeting and the first session of the first board of supervisors
Flam3D is a not-for-profit organisation representing over 70 Companies and Research Institutes in Flanders, Belgium. Our goal is to promote all aspects of 3D printing and facilitate and support the creation new value chains.You’re at the right spot for your 3D printing and Additive Manufacturing challenge. Whether you’re here to invest, partner, look for suppliers or buyers: Flam3D can assist you.Our Flam3D Network will help you identifying potential partners to cooperate with. let’s discuss your requirements and we’ll find you the right partner for your 3D challenge!
The National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster (NAMIC) was inaugurated on 1 Oct 2015, and commenced operationalisation in March 2016. NAMIC aims to help position Singapore as a world leader in advanced manufacturing in the era of digital transformation, harnessing on predictive analytics, automation and hybrid (AM and subtractive) AM technology.
Organized in 1898, ASTM International is one of the world’s largest international standards developing organizations. Defined and set by us, over 12,000 ASTM voluntary consensus standards operate globally. Applied to just about everything from steel to sustainability, our work improves the lives of millions every day.
In conjunction with its mission to contribute to the competitiveness of Québec's industrial sectors and to the growth of organizations by supporting innovation, productivity and exports, the Quebec Industrial Research Center (CRIQ) has conducted studies on additive manufacturing .
Technology Research Association Next Generation 3D Research Association for Future Additive Manufacturing (TRAFAM) is a high-quality, high-mix variety of small quantities, which enables our manufacturing industry to maintain sustainable and developmental competitiveness in the global market It is an organization aiming to create a new manufacturing industry in Japan by constructing world-class next-generation industrial 3D printers and ultra precision 3D modeling systems suitable for manufacturing added value products and parts.
The Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies (ADAPT) is a research and development organization dedicated to the development of next-generation data informatics and advanced characterization technologies for additive manufacturing technologies. We use these tools to help industry and government qualify, standardize, assess, and optimize advanced manufacturing processes and parts
Der Verband Deutscher Werkzeug- und Formenbauer e.V. wurde von engagierten, vorausdenkenden Unternehmen der Branche 1992 auf den Weg gebracht. Anlass der Gründung war die Überzeugung, dass eine große Zahl von Aufgaben von den mehrheitlich kleinen und mittelständischen Unternehmen nicht mehr alleine, wohl aber gemeinsam bewältigt werden kann. Und das man dabei gemeinsam mehr Spaß hat.
The IEEE-SA is a leading consensus building organization that nurtures, develops and advances global technologies. Our standards drive the functionality, capabilities and interoperability of a wide range of products and services that transform the way people live, work and communicate, including our Industry Connections program on 3D Body Processing.
ASME provides resources for journalists such as articles on advanced manufacturing, STEM education, energy, transportation, bioengineering and the mechanical engineering profession. We offer thought leaders/engineering experts for journalists to interview; our press contact information is below. You will also find our latest press releases, ASME in the Headlines and the annual report on our Press page.
The Enable Community Foundation (ECF) aims to improve options for those with upper limb (UL) loss or differences worldwide by doing what no one else has attempted. We have developed forward leaning draft product specifications for hyper affordable prosthetics and are building tools and platforms, to support technology empowered cross-disciplinary teams in order to deliver scalable and sustainable, quality holistic prosthetic and rehabilitation services for UL amputees.
Anfang Mai 2016 wurde der Verband 3DDruck, Interessenvertretung für 3D-Drucktechnologie in Berlin gegründet. Das Gründungsteam, das aus Kommunikationsexperten, Juristen, Markenfachleuten und professionellen Interessenvertretern besteht, hat sich zum Ziel gesetzt, die unterschiedlichen Interessen auf dem Gebiet der 3D-Drucktechnologie gegenüber der Politik, der Gesellschaft und den Medien zu vertreten. Es soll denjenigen Unternehmen eine Stimme gegeben werden, die sich im Bereich der Forschung, Entwicklung und Anwendung dieser Technologie engagieren. Dazu gehört aus unserer Sicht auch, die nationalen und internationalen Entwicklungen zu beobachten und im Interesse der Mitglieder in die Diskussion einzubringen.
Established in 1945, the IED is a Chartered Body represnting over 5000 members working in engineering and product design. Benefits include fantastic networking opportunities, an excellent bi-monthtly journal, legal advice service, local branch activities, CPD and support and guidance.
GTMA is a UK-based trade association representing leading companies in precision engineering, rapid product development, toolmaking, tooling technologies, metrology and other critical manufacturing related products and services.
We have a committed strategy to focus on major market sector opportunities, from aerospace and automotive to medical and marine.