AMEF2018-The European Additive Manufacturing Forum: MEET OUR SPEAKERS!


On 23-24 October, AM-motion initiative in collaboration with European Commission and the AM-platform will held AMEF2018, a one and half-day event about additive manufacturing / 3D printing to discuss on challenges and key pillars for AM industrialisation and market implementation. Location: Brussels, in the Blue Point conference center. Registration: Free more info here.  Updated agenda here.

Meet our speakers on day 1!! More details on speakers and their presentations here

Day 1: Session 1:. An innovative industrial and social renaissance for Europe

Horizon Europe: the next research and innovation framework programme- European Commission

Additive Manufacturing - Technology overview and impact assessment -Bernard Lagerfeld, Roland Berger

Enabling mass customization with digital technologies -Dr. Alireza Parandian, Head of Global Business Strategy, Materialise



Day 1: Session 2:. Additive Manufacturing industrial challenges

AM industrial strategy in the steel sector-Virgilio Garcia, Global R&D Program Leader -area of Additive Manufacturing , ArcelorMittal

Additive Manufacturing: Qualification of a Special (not-so-special) Process. -Vukile Dumani, Principal Qualification and Test Engineer, Oerlikon AM GmbH

The European Roadmap for AM market implementation-Dr. Margherita Cioffi, Rina Consulting SpA


Day 1: Session 3: Beyond the technological aspects

Skills needs and skills addressing for the European AM Industry-Dr. Eurico Assunção, Deputy Director, EWF

How Standards, Certification and Assurance are needed to bring AM parts to market-Andrew Imrie, Lloyds Register 

An analysis of the Intellectual Property Implications of the development of industrial 3D Printing-Prof. Dinusha Mendis, Bournemouth University 


Abstract from  Posters that will be shown here.