Conference Calendar

Additive Manufacturing / 3D Printing Conferences 2017

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by Rafaela Heller
September 1, 2017

Looking for 3D printing events near you? Here’s the comprehensive guide to the major additive manufacturing & 3D printing conferences, trade shows & expos worldwide in 2017.

Don’t Miss: Additive Manufacturing Technologies: Introduction & Overview

From innovations in medicine and high-volume manufacturing to rapid prototyping technologies breaking new ground and maker community meetups – there’s likely a conference for everyone.

Read on for the what’s, the where’s and, more importantly, how to get tickets.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conferences 2017

You can sort and search through the additive manufacturing/3D printing conferences in the table below, or jump directly to the months here: September, October, NovemberDecember, January, and February.

Date Name Location Price Must See
September 11-12 AM Ceramics 2017 Vienna, Austria €365
September 12-14 Westec Los Angeles, USA Tba
September 13-14 Additive Manufacturing 3D Show Dubai, UAE Tba
September 13-15 Fespa Africa Johannesburg, Africa Free
September 14-16 Cede 2017 Poznan, Poland Free
September 18-23 EMO 2017 Hannover, Germany €65
September 19-21 T-REX Kiev, Ukraine Tba
September 20-21 Advanced Engineering 2017 Oslo, Norway Free
September 20-22 Medtech China 2017 Shanghai, China Free
September 21-23 Fespa Mexico Mexico City, Mexico Free
September 23-24 Maker Faire Milwaukee Milwaukee, USA Free
September 23-24 World
Maker Faire New York
New York, USA $600
September 25-28 CMTS Mississauga, Canada Tba
September 26-28 TCT Show Birmingham, UK Free X
September 26-28 C!Print Madrid Madrid, Spain Tba
September 26-28 Viscom Paris Paris, France Tba
September 27-29 3D Valley Conference Aachen, Germany €570
September 28 3D Printing Summit Berlin, Germany Free
September 28-29 ADD+IT 2017 Steyr, Austria €380
September 28-30 Make48 TBA $95
October 2-6 Equiplast Barcelona, Spain €25
October 3-4 AmCon Dallas Dallas, USA Free
October 3-5 IN(3D)USTRY Barcelona, Spain Tba X
October 3-6 Inside 3D Printing@Home Tokyo Tokyo, Japan Tba
October 4-8 Printtek 2017 Istanbul, Turkey Tba
October 4-8 SIGN Istanbul Istanbul, Turkey Free
October 5-6 3D Printing Medical Las Vegas, USA $600
October 10-12 Additive Manufacturing Conference 2017 Knoxville, USA $1,099
October 12-13 3D Printing & Bio-Printing in Healthcare Conference Düsseldorf, Germany €900
October 12-14 Viscom Italia Milan, Italy €45
October 13-14 3D Print Expo Moscow Moscow, Russia Tba
October 18-20 Viscom, Germany Düsseldorf, Germany €36
October 20-22 Maker Faire Rome Rome, Italy Tba X
October 24-26 Euromold Munich, Germany €30 X
October 24-26 Airtec Munich, Germany Tba
October 24-26 ISPRINT 2017 Tel Aviv, Israel Tba
October 31 -
November 1
AmCon Novi, USA Free
October 31 -
November 3
SEMA 2017 Las Vegas, USA $40
November 3-5 Faszination Modellbau Friedrichshafen, Germany €26
November 6-9 Fabtech Chicago, USA Free
November 8-9 Prototyping 2017 Kortrijk, Belgium Free
November 8-11 MOLDPLAS Batalha, Portugal Tba
November 14-16 Autodesk University Las Vegas, USA $1,750
November 14-17 Formnext 2017 Frankfurt, Germany Tba X
November 15-16 Metal Madrid 2017 Madrid, Spain Free
December 1-2 Inside 3D Printing@Home Mumbai Mumbai, India Tba
December 4-5 Inside 3D Printing@Home San Diego San Diego, USA $997
December 6-8 Additive Manufacturing Americas 2017 Pasadena, USA Tba
December 11-14 Arabiamold Sharjah, UAE Tba
January 9-12 Consumer Electronics Show Las Vegas, USA $300
January 23 3D Printing Electronics Conference Eindhoven, The Netherlands €345
January 30-31 3D Medical Conference Maastricht, The Netherlands €725
February 14-16 3D Printing 2018 Tokyo, Japan Free
February 20-24 Inside 3D Printing@Home Düsseldorf Düsseldorf, Germany €859
February 20-24 Metav 2018 Düsseldorf, Germany Tba

3D Printing Conferences in September

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 11-12, 2017 – AM Ceramics 2017

3d printing conference am ceramics

Location: Vienna, Austria

What is it?: AM Ceramics presents strategies for successful integration of additive manufacturing of ceramics into production processes. At the event, speakers from companies like Morgan Advanced Materials, Safran Tech, Johnson Matthey and many more provide their firsthand experience from successfully applied AM applications.

Strength: An overview of current research and development trends will be exhibited at the additive manufacturing conference.

Price: €365

Registration: If you want to register for the show you have to sign up here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 12-14, 2017 – Westec

3d printing conference westec

Location: Los Angeles, USA

What is it?: The Westec is an Additive Manufacturing conference dealing with machining, metrology, design, waterjet, software, digital, 3D printing and engineering. At the trade show, the West Coast’s manufacturing minds come together to explore, evaluate, connect and do business. While attending, you can experience hands-on interaction with the newest technologies and compare technology side-by-side. The show features the industry’s most advanced smart technologies, including the latest developments in automation, advanced materials, controls, software, operations, industrial internet of things, big data, and more from industry experts.

Strength: The 3D printing conference offers you to rev up your manufacturing mojo with Westec’s celebrity guests, including TV personality Titan Gilroy and the hosts of History Channel’s “Counting Cars.”

Price: Tba

Registration: The inquiry form can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 13-14, 2017 – Additive Manufacturing 3D Show

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Location: Dubai, UAE

What is it?: The Additive Manufacturing 3D Show covers the rapidly changing field of 3D printing and how it is being used in manufacturing. The event will guide delegates on the latest developments in additive manufacturing and also cover innovative new materials. The 3D Printing Conference will also give insights into how industries can maximize the efficiency of their current processes by effectively using 3D Printing in the design and manufacturing process.

Strength: The 3D Printing Conference wants to bridge the gap between the new and developing technology and provide a base for the same across market perpendiculars.

Price: Tba

Registration: The Registration Form can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 13-15, 2017 – Fespa Africa

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Location: Johannesburg, Africa

What is it?: At the Fespa Africa, you can view the latest developments in technology, equipment, solutions, and software. The event is co-located with the two conferences Sign Africa and Africa Print.

Strength: You can witness exclusive product launches at the show.

Price: Free

Registration: You can register here or at the entrance of the event.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 14-16, 2017 – Cede 2017

3d printing conference cede 2017

Location: Poznan, Poland

What is it?: The Central European Dental Exhibition CEDE offers a platform for showing off the achievements of modern dentistry, both in technological fields and in dentistry as a science. Each year the Exhibition brings together producers and distributors of equipment, tools and dental materials as well as people passionate about dentistry in general.

Strength: Building on their experiences from organizing FDI Congress 2016 Poznan, Exactus would like to take advantage of their new skills, contacts, and energy to improve the formula for the 3D Printing Conference.

Price: Free

Registration: Register for the trade show here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 18-23, 2017 – EMO 2017

3d printing conference emo 2017

Location: Hannover, Germany

What is it?: EMO Hannover is a trade show for the metalworking sector. Exhibitors come to the show from all segments of metalworking technology. The event presents a width and depth of products and services throughout all production areas, from machine tools and production systems for cutting and forming which form the heart of machining, precision tools, accessories and controller technology, to system elements and components for automated manufacturing.

Strength: With approximately 60% of exhibitors from outside of Germany, EMO Hannover is the world’s most international trade fair for metalworking.

Price: €65

Registration: Your ticket to the trade show can be bought here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 19-21, 2017 – T-REX

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Location: Kiev, Ukraine

What is it?: T-Rex is a platform for novelties and latest developments in the field of printing, advertising production technologies, exchange of experience and customers’ needs research. The show presents equipment, technical solutions, materials and consumables for printing and production of advertising items. The 3D printing conference will be held together with the Advertising and Marketing Trade Show, Rex 2017.

Strength: T-Rex 2016 showed that even in difficult conditions, Ukrainian entrepreneurs find ways to develop, moving away from usual standards, looking for new ideas and solutions.

Price: Tba

Registration: Find out more about the registration here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 20-21, 2017 – Advanced Engineering 2017

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Location: Oslo, Norway

What is it?: The show will bring together Norway’s growing manufacturing sector, and you will be able to get advice. Feel free to listen to a seminar program and take part of eye-opening and other activities.

Strength: The 3D Printing Conference is Norway’s largest industrial exhibition.

Price: Free

Registration: Register here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 20-22, 2017 – Medtech China 2017

3d printing conference medtech china

Location: Shanghai, China

What is it?: At the trade fair, there will be nearly a thousand suppliers of medical design and R & D, raw materials, accessories, processing technology and manufacturing services. They also have provided high quality resources support to set up medical equipment manufacturing research platform and promote the optimization of medical device industry chain.

Strength: Different from other medical exhibitions which focuses on domestic medical equipment products and hospitals and terminal terminal groups, Medtec China’s audience comes from medical device manufacturers, including decision makers, purchasing staff, R & D engineers, product engineers and quality inspectors.

Price: Free

Registration: Register here for the show.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 21-23, 2017 – Fespa Mexico

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Location: Mexico City, Mexico

What is it?: The Fespa Mexico is an opportunity to explore the latest technology developments, to find out the latest market trends and to see live demonstrations of state-of-the-art equipment. Also, you willl be able to enhance your business activity by finding new ways to expand or strengthen your product portfolio at the show.

Strength: Attend free seminars hosted by industry experts on topics ranging from ‘Global market trends’ to ‘Tips and tricks when it comes to getting the most out of your print’.

Price: Free

Registration: The registration site can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 23-24, 2017 – Maker Faire Milwaukee

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Location: Milwaukee, USA

What is it?: Maker Faires are family-friendly events that welcome makers, tech enthusiasts, inventors, crafters, educators, tinkerers and hobbyists of all ages, to exhibit their work and share their knowledge and skills with other makers and with the community. Maker Faires also showcase the “maker movement,” a growing global community of do-it-yourselfers that is pushing the boundaries of creativity, product development and manufacturing through technology, innovation and entrepreneurship.

Strength: A family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness.

Price: Free

Registration: The registration site can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 23-24, 2017 – World Maker Faire New York

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Location: New York, USA

What is it?: The World Maker Faire returns to New York where everyone can show his creative talent.

Strength: Maker Faires are very familiy friendly events.

Price: $600

Registration: You can order your tickets here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 25-28, 2017 – CMTS

3d printing conference cmts

Location: Mississauga, Canada

What is it?: CMTS is Canada’s national stage for manufacturing technologies, practices and industry connections. CMTS audience from within Canada’s leading industries including automotive and aerospace have come together to source solutions and knowledge from the global leaders in machine tools and tooling, metalworking, and advanced manufacturing. The 3D Printing Conference offers a mix of live technology on display, with unrivaled keynotes, panel discussions, and technical sessions. CMTS includes several signature networking events where the industry comes together to connect, share and celebrate manufacturing.

Strength: In its third iteration and featured for the first time at CMTS, the AMC Conference will continue the national dialogue on Canada’s productivity challenge. Hot topics include automation, automation economics, and workforce development.

Price: Tba

Registration: The registration site can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 26-28, 2017 – TCT Show (Must See!)

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Location: Birmingham, UK

What is it?: The speakers of the TCT Show 2017 come together for insight, education, innovation and to do business. The event is a mix of expert speakers, real-world applications and innovations alongside product launches and the live demonstrations on the show floor. The show attracts manufacturers, designers, business leaders, early adopters, innovators, and investors.

Strength: The 3D printing conference is known worldwide for being the place where you can see tomorrow’s manufacturing technology today.

Price: Free

Registration: Register now here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 26-28, 2017 – C!PRINT Madrid

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Location: Madrid, Spain

What is it?: C!Print Madrid has the aim to bring together all sectors in the visual communication market and the new players from related markets such as decorators, architects and designers. The show will unveil an array of applications made possible by the latest technological advances, particularly digital advances.

Strength: Beyond just showing you the technology, the 3D printing conference will highlight the numerous ways to use these applications.

Price: Tba

Registration: The online pre-registrations are now closed but you can come directly at the entrance of the show in order to get your badge.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 26-28, 2017 – Viscom Paris

3d printing conference viscom paris

Location: Paris, France

What is it?: Viscom Paris is a meeting of Visual Communication and Graphic Industry professionals. At the 3D printing conference, you will find solutions and applications for your visual or advertising communication campaigns, new materials, processes and machines from manufacturers or international distributors and image, content and design offerings with which you can personalize your visual communications media.

Strength: It’s the only show enable to gather all the professionals of Visual Communication and Graphic Industry.

Price: Tba

Registration: Useful information about taking part at the show can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/ 3D Printing Conference:  Sep. 27-29, 2017 – 3D Valley Conference

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Location: Aachen, Germany

What is it?: 3D Valley is a conference for the use of additive manufacturing in development and serial production. It focuses on industrial applications, shows new developments in processes, integrated process chains, and innovative business models.

Strength: The 3D printing conference will include an industrial exhibition, top-class lectures on research and praxis as well as a vendor session, in which the exhibitors will present their solutions.

Price: €570

Registration:  The online registration can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 28, 2017 – 3D Printing Summit

3d printing conference 3d printing summit

Location: Berlin, Germany

What is it?: The 3D Printing Summit is a half-day conference on the current trends and challenges facing the 3D printing market. The program will also include lectures on strategy issues as well as important technology and market trends. In lectures, panel discussions or pitches, speakers from national and international companies will outline their ideas and strategies for the future of 3D printing.

Strength: The event puts the applications on the center stage.

Price: Free

Registration: You have to pre-register here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 28-29, 2017 – ADD+IT 2017

3d printing conference add it 2017

Location: Steyr, Austria

What is it?: The Add it 2017 is a symposium on additive manufacturing and innovative technologies. Experts from industry and academic in the field of Additive Manufacturing will attend at the show and present the current state of research, highlights, and trends.

Strength: The event aims to facilitate synergies between research and industry, to highlight the state of the art and beyond state of the art of additive manufacturing methods with the focus on polymers.

Price: €380

Registration: Register for the 3D Printing Conference here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Sep. 28-30, 2017 – Make48

3d printing conference make48

Location: TBA

What is it?: Make48 is a competition where teams apply and have 48 hours to plan, prototype and pitch a new idea which they have to showcase to investors and industry experts at the end of the two days. The show is led by fabrication experts which gives you the opportunitiy to see and experience, hands-on, prototyping techniques with the latest tools such as 3-D printers, laser cutters, and molding/forming machines.

Strength: The top three teams will be awarded prizes, including a crowdfunding campaign and licensing consideration.

Price: $95

Registration: Submit your team right here.

3D Printing Conferences in October

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 2-6, 2017 – Equiplast

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Location: Barcelona, Spain

What is it?: Equiplast is an international plastics and rubber event. The show will run concurrently with the World Chemical Summit.

Strength: The 3D Printing Conference only takes place every three years.

Price: €25

Registration: Buy your tickets here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 3-4, 2017 –  AmCon Dallas

3d printing conference amcon

Location: Dallas, USA

What is it?: Amcon is a design & contract manufacturing expo where you can learn about the latest in cutting edge technologies & processes.

Strength: At the show, you can meet suppliers of hundreds of custom parts and components all in one day.

Price: Free

Registration: The attendee registration form can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 3-5, 2017 – IN(3D)USTRY (Must See!)

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Location: Barcelona, Spain

What is it?: The 3D printing conference comes with the slogan ‘from needs to solutions’. The reason for that is that at the show, professionals & main companies present their needs in the fields of Automotive & Aeronautics, Architecture & Habitat, Retail & Consumer Goods and Healthcare. The solutions for that will provide the Industrial End-Users.

Strength: A 3-day Premium event connecting top users with prominent manufacturers and service providers to share success stories and realize technological needs.

Price: Tba

Registration: The registration form can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 3-6, 2017 – Inside 3D Printing@Home Tokyo

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Location: Tokyo, Japan

What is it?: Inside 3D Printing @ Home Tokyo introduces latest innovations, advancements, and technologies in 3D Printing.

Strength: The 3D printing conference takes place with CEATEC, a consumer electronics and IT exhibition.

Price: Tba

Registration: The inquiry form can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 4-8, 2017 – Printtek 2017

3d printing conference printtek

Location: Istanbul, Turkey

What is it?: Printtek is an international print technologies and paper fair. A business environment where all products and technologies of printing, advertising, 3D printing, card technologies, printing consumables, and materials will be exhibit together.

Strength: The 3D Printing Conference is the most significant and comprehensive meeting of the print technologies and paper industries within Turkey and the Eurasian Region since 1986.

Price: Tba

Registration: The online invitation can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 4-8, 2017 – SIGN Istanbul

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Location: Istanbul, Turkey

What is it?: Sign Istanbul is an international advertising industry and digital printing technologies trade fair. The subjects Digital Print, Textile Print, Sign Technology, Visual Communication, LED and LED Screen, Industrial Print, and 3D Print belongs to the show.

Strength: At the 3D Printing Conference, you can monitor the competition and analyze the prices and products.

Price: Free

Registration: Register for free entry here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 5-6, 2017 – 3D Printing Medical

3d Printing Conference 3D Printing Medical

Location: Las Vegas, USA

What is it?: The 3D Printing Conference is all about novelties in Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing Medicine.

Strength: Last year the show created a platform for all who are a part of 3D printing, to pool the knowledge on current trends, innovations, and methodology in 3D printing.

Price: $600

Registration: Get your tickets here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 10-12, 2017 – Additive Manufacturing Conference 2017

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Location: Knoxville, USA

What is it?: The Additive Manufacturing Conference 2017 focuses on industrial applications of additive technologies for making functional components and end-use production parts.

Strength: The show will cover the processes, applications, and materials to give practical knowledge on how to implement AM in your facility.

Price: $1,099

Registration: Register here for the show.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 12-13, 2017 – 3D Printing & Bio-Printing in Healthcare Conference

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Location: Düsseldorf, Germany

What is it?: At the 3D Printing Conference, there will be case studies and sessions that reveal the potential application of 3D printing and Bio-printing technologies for the biomedical area. The show also concentrates on the challenges and innovations of the area with a focus on biomaterial analysis, surgical planning, and generation of implants.

Strength:  Through the event you will gain the insights in the area of printing of complex tissues and cellular printing.

Price: €900

Registration: Registration form can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 12-14, 2017 – Viscom Italia

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Location: Milan, Italy

What is it?: Viscom is an international trade fair for Visual Communication. Viscom Italia will guide all exhibitors in the visual communication industry through a first-person experience to develop new ways of doing business. It’s a show where to know sign makers, printers, POP producers, engravers, decorators, advertising agencies and communication media in search of new solutions and ideas to customize their products and to communicate more effectively. The 3D Printing Conference contains a program of seminars, events, and laboratory to meet testimonial, explore the market trends and first-hand the new technology frontiers.

Strength: Viscom Italia is here to best meet all your needs, actively listen to your wants, to realize your communication projects and add significant value to your business through a unique mix of creativity, innovation, and cutting-edge technology.

Price: €45

Registration: If you pre-register here, the admission is free.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 13-14, 2017 – 3D Print Expo Moscow

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Location: Moscow, Russia

What is it?: At the 3D Printing Conference, you will be able to find out what additive technologies are, watch how and where 3D printers and scanners are used in the modern world as well as learn about the latest 3D printing achievements. Speakers will tell about additive technologies trends in Russia and the world, while round table discussions will allow to get answers to relevant questions. Workshops for kids and adults will give a chance to expand the interest area.

Strength: Within the exhibition, everyone will get aquainted with the latest developments in 3D printing, scanning and modeling industry.

Price: Tba

Registration: There is no information about the registration yet.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 18-20, 2017 – Viscom Germany

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Location: Düsseldorf, Germany

What is it?: Viscom is an international trade fair for Visual Communication. At the six themes: large format printing, sign making, interior design, digital signage, POS display, POS packaging the show provides a structure and gives each sector a space for its own identity. The trade fair provides answers to questions such as: What is possible? How is it done? Who can do it? In short: Inspiring your business.

Strength: Viscom is the only specialist trade fair in Europe which provides a 360-degree overview of visual communication while giving impulses across sectors.

Price: €36

Registration: The ticket shop can be found here.

Additive Manufacuturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 20-22, 2017 – Maker Faire Rome (Must See!)

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Location: Rome, Italy

What is it?: Maker Faire is all about showcasing your projects, inventions, skills, ideas, and arts. Maker Faire Rome is an all–ages gathering of ideas, projects, DIY, prototypes, innovative products, inventions, industrial robotics, model building, food, clothing and much more: the event is a place where everyone can share his ‘know how’, improve technical, creative and artisanal skills but also learn and talk about the future and try to build it. Individuals, groups, associations, companies, research institutes, schools, and universities: everyone can participate as an exhibitor. In addition, who does not have a project may participate in teaching the public how to do practical things by sharing their skills or running a performance: from music to science.

Strength: Maker Faire Rome is a great celebration of creativity, not limited to business but rather open to all forms of innovative applications, from the most serious to the most imaginative projects.

Price: Tba

Registration: The ticket shop will be opened soon.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 24-26, 2017 – Euromold (Must See!)

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Location: Munich, Germany

What is it?: Euromold is a world fair for Mold- and Patternmaking, Tooling, Design, Additive Manufacturing and Product Development. Product Managers, Developers, Executives and anybody seeking to launch new products or solutions within the broad range „from idea to series production“ will find a space at the 3D printing conference for the exchange with experts and professionals from around the globe.

Strength: For more than 20 years, Euromold is the world’s leading trade fair in product development. Euromold takes place parallel to Airtec of which you can read about below.

Price: €30

Registration: Tickets for the show can be bought here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 24-26, 2017 – Airtec 2017

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Location: Munich, Germany

What is it?: Airtec is a b2b meeting and a technology event for the aerospace supply chain. The event shows the aerospace supply chain from design, engineering, testing, simulation via materials, production, tools, components and systems, electronics, avionics, sensors up to lifecycle support in one exhibition place. The trade exhibition presents new technologies, innovations, and trends and provides an overview of the aerospace supply industry.

Strength: The additive manufacturing conference offers exhibitors an excellent opportunity to present their capacities, capabilities, competencies, and know-how and supports OEMs and system suppliers in finding new technological and economical solutions. Airtec takes place parallel to Euromold of which you can read about above.

Price: Tba

Registration: There is no information about visiting the show yet.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 24-26, 2017 – ISPRINT 2017

3d printing conference isprint

Location: Tel Aviv, Israel

What is it?: Isprint reflects the technological and structural changes of the whole printing Industry. The exhibition is designed for the Printing Industry, Graphic Designers, Publishers, Web Designers, Multimedia Designers, and all professionals in the Printing & Design industries. In addition, Isprint exhibition is designed for the Business Community in Israel and Professional Users from all fields.

Strength: The 3D printing conference is the largest exhibition for the Printing Industry and Cross Media Technologies.

Price: Tba

Registration: There is no information about the registration.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct. 31 – Nov. 1, 2017 – AmCon

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Location: Novi, USA

What is it?: Amcon is a Design & Contract Manufacturing Expo. It’s a platform where you can meet face-to-face of the finest job shops and contract manufacturers from throughout the U.S. and Canada. The show covers subjects like manufacturing, prototyping, engineering and much more and wants to help you to find solutions for design and production problems.

Strength: Learn about the latest in cutting edge technologies & processes.

Price: Free

Registration: The adendee registration form can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Oct.31 – Nov. 3, 2017 – SEMA 2017

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Location: Las Vegas, USA

What is it?: Sema is an automotive trade show and provides attendees with seminars, product demonstrations, special events and more.

Strength: The 3D Printing Conference is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world

Price: $40

Registration: Register for the show here.

3D Printing Conferences in November

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Nov. 3-5, 2017 – Faszination Modellbau

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Location: Friedrichshafen, Germany

What is it?: Faszination Modellbau is an international trade fair for model railways and model making.

Strength: The exhibition will be presenting everything model enthusiasts could wish for.

Price: €26

Registration: Register here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Nov. 6-9, 2017 – Fabtech

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Location: Chicago, USA

What is it?: At Fabtech, you can meet with suppliers, see the latest industry products and developments, and find the tools to improve productivity, increase profits and discover new solutions to all of your metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing needs.

Strength: The 3D Printing Conference will have a 3D/Additive Manufacturing Pavilion.

Price: Free if you register by November 13th.

Registration: Register now here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Nov. 8-9, 2017 – Prototyping 2017

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Location: Kortrijk, Belgium

What is it?: Prototyping brings everyone together who is related to the prototyping industry, including creative and manufacturing activities. It is a trade event for everyone involved in product development, prototyping, and low-volume manufacturing.

Strength: The 3D printing conference is a platform for all the players in the prototyping value chain, from the initial idea to low-volume production.

Price: Free

Registration: The registration site can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Nov. 8-11, 2017 – MOLDPLAS

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Location: Batalha, Portugal

What is it?: Moldplas is an exhibition for machines, equipment, raw materials and technology for molds and plastics. The show takes place at the industrial trade fair which presents machines and equipment for industry, industrial technology, automation, and robotics to support production.

Strength: The organizer’s main goal is to approach the offer to demand, in order to achieve good business to all the participants.

Price: Tba

Registration: The registration period is up to 45 days before the start of the exhibition.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Nov. 14-16, 2017 – Autodesk University

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Location: Las Vegas, USA

What is it?: Autodesk University classes are led by industry professionals for industry professionals. The classes you can expect at AU focus on are Process and Workflow, Business management solutions and In-depth learning for beginners to advanced users.

Strength: On the show, you can expect Hands-on Labs, Roundtables, and Industry Talks.

Price: $1,750

Registration: You can buy tickets here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Nov. 14-17, 2017 – Formnext 2017 (Must See!)

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Location: Frankfurt, Germany

What is it?: The 3D printing conference will show current and future applications of additive technologies. The fair will also cover a wide range of discussion topics from the surrounding industry, from the latest advancements in product development and industrial manufacturing to design, ongoing vocational training, and related legal parameters.

Strength: A conference to cover the latest insights from science and research.

Price: Tba

Registration: The registration for the 3D printing conference will be possible from September 2017.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Nov. 15-16, 2017 – Metal Madrid 2017

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Location: Madrid, Spain

What is it?: Metal Madrid addresses professionals from the Industry, Metal-working, Machine-tools, Composites and Robotics industry market. The show is an opportunity to widen your business and market area and get to know the possibilities offered by other regions and new sectors.

Strength: The Conference offers its visitors a wide array of services designed to make their attendance at the fair more effective, comfortable and profitable.

Price: Free

Registration: Register here.

3D Printing Conferences in December 2017

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Dec. 1-2, 2017 – Inside 3D Printing@Home Mumbai

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Location: Mumbai, India

What is it?: Inside 3D Printing@Mumbai is a business networking platform for 3D printing technology. The topics of the 3D Printing Conference include rapid prototyping, product development, medicine, automotive, technology, software, and more. At the trade fair, you will see the latest 3D printers and services.

Strength: An interesting addition to the event is the Inside 3D Printing Experience Zone, which will be an educational and creative space to get to know all there is about 3D Printing and its applications.

Price: Tba

Registration: The registration site hasn’t opened yet.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Dec. 4-5, 2017 – Inside 3D Printing@Home San Diego

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Location: San Diego, USA

What is it?: Inside 3D Printing@Home is a conference about the strategies for the 3D ecosystem. Upcoming subjects at the show will be manufacturing, medicine, automotive, aerospace, and more.

Strength: As a conference attendee, you’ll be the first to learn about new cutting edge printers from big companies.

Price: $997

Registration: Register here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Dec. 6-8, 2017 – Additive Manufacturing Americas 2017

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Location: Pasadena, USA

What is it?: Additive Manufacturing Americas 2017 is a b2b trade show for the Additive Manufacturing and 3D printing industry and free from the distraction of consumer-oriented technologies. The show focuses on healthcare, aerospace and automotive.

Strength: AMA 2017 will have more products, more launches and more live demonstrations than ever before.

Price: Tba

Registration: The inquiry form can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Dec. 11-14, 2017 – Arabiamold

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Location: Sharjah, UAE

What is it?: Arabiamold is an international fair for Moldmaking and Tooling, Design and Application Development. The show will be awaited by the region’s industrial designers, engineers, product developers, producers, suppliers and other end-users.

Strength: The 3D Printing Conference is the only event of its kind in the Middle East for the Mould, Die & Tool industry.

Price: Tba

Registration: You can register here.

3D Printing Conferences in January 2018

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Jan. 9-12, 2018 – Consumer Electronics Show

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Location: Las Vegas, USA

What is it?: The CES conference program of 2017 had technology’s leaders in attendance as partners and speakers, sharing insights on 2017’s top emerging technologies and what will continue to shape the industry.

Strength: Connect with innovators, decision makers, consumers and the media by exhibiting at CES.

Price: $300

Registration: The registration will open soon.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Jan. 23, 2018 – 3D Printing Electronics Conference

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Location: Eindhoven, The Netherlands

What is it?: At the 3D Printing Electronics Conference, you will learn about 3D-printed embedded electronics in cars, pended optics and the 3D-manufacturing of smartphone antennae.

Strength: The topics of the 3D printing conference are 3D printed electronics, challenges and future prospects.

Price: €345

Registration: The registration site can be found here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Jan. 30-31, 2018 – 3D Medical Conference

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Location: Maastricht, The Netherlands

What is it?: The topics of the 3D Printing Conference are 3D bioprinting, 3D dental printing, 3D medtech printing, 3D pharmaceutical printing and much more.

Strength: The audience of the event is a mix of academics, medical professionals, business, technology, regulation and creative, so the content will address professionals in this field from different perspectives.

Price: €725

Registration: Register here for the show.

3D Printing Conference in February 2018

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Feb. 14-16, 2018 – 3D Printing 2018

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Location: Tokyo, Japan

What is it?: 3D Printing 2018 is an additive manufacturing exhibition where you can get news about technologies, trends, and products.

Strength: The 3D Printing Conference will run concurrently with 10 other exhibitions, covering all marketplaces throughout the world.

Price: Free with online registration

Registration: The registration site is coming soon.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Feb. 20-24, 2018 – Inside 3D Printing@Home Düsseldorf

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Location: Düsseldorf, Germany

What is it?: The conference will take place from 21-22 February while you can visit the exhibition from 20-24 February. The trade show has partnered with 3D Printing Conference Metav.

Strength: Thousands of visitors, and Additive Manufacturing exposition and three conference tracks ensure maximum knowledge transfer and networking.

Price: €859

Registration: You can order your tickets here.

Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Conference: Feb. 20-24, 2017 – Metav 2018

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Location: Düsseldorf, Germany

What is it?: Metav is an international exhibition for metalworking technologies.

Strength: Advantage of the 3D Printing Conference is that you can get substantive support and advice from the shared stand’s organizer.

Price: TBA

Registration: Register here.

Did we miss a 3D printing conference that you’re attending or helping to organize? Let us know in the comments, and we’ll add it in for a future update.

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