Events Guide

3D Printing Events & Workshops

3d printing events

Would you like to know about 3D printing events, workshops and meetups happening in your area? We have recommendations for the weeks ahead.

As the the change of seasons continue, the world is brimming with events, meetups, and exhibitions. Here’re some of the bigger shows, and a healthy mix of small maker meetups.

France 3D Print Exhibition

banniere3dprint2015gbThe 3D Print Conference in France is back for a second year, after a great turnout in 2014. On September 15th and 16th, Professionals will be gathering in Lyon to learn, share and exchange. The exhibit is dedicated to professionals in the field, and includes a very specially tailored program. The exhibits will cover all steps of additive manufacturing and all the latest technologies. Entrance is free for those who pre-register. However, tickets can also be purchased at the door for €55.

Asiamold

From the 15th to 17th, Asiamold will be going strong in Guangzhou, China. The exhibit focuses entirely on mold and die industry. They will also be featuring a 3D Manufacturing Zone. Firms in rapid prototyping, software developers and engravers are among the specialized fields they’ll be showcasing. They even have a list detailing exactly what you’ll find at their fair. Admission is free for those 18 years and up. If you want to skip the line, you should think about pre-registering.

Euromold

euromoldSimilarly, Europe will be holding its own mold-centered exhibition in Dusseldorf from September 22nd – 25th. Tickets start at €20 and are good for exhibits and/or conferences. Euromold will include an entire section dedicated to the world of additive manufacturing. Best of all, they’ll be holding special conferences on printing for the future.

3D Scanner Party in Breda

I3D-Hubs---logo-horizontaln Breda, Netherlands, on September 23rd, the local 3D hub will be holding a 3D scanner party, including snacks and the chance to scan (more or less) whatever your little heart desires. Files will be published to SketchFab Tickets will cost €5.

Salt Lake City 3D Printing Workshop

If you’re in the SLC-area on September 25th, you can join the Hub community for a 3D printing workshop. You can learn the basics of modeling, calibrating your printer, different methods of printing and maybe even how to build your own printer.

26th-27th World Maker Faire, NY

maker faireMake: Magazine’s 6th annual World Maker Faire will be hitting NY on September 16th and 27th. Described as “part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new,” the faire is family-friendly and focuses on sharing the energy and spark of being part of the maker community. Engineers, tinkerers and enthusiasts will be coming together to share their greatest creations and lessons. The faire sounds like a real whirlwind, and is set to include all manner of exhibits and attractions. Yes, you can even volunteer in exchange for a day pass! This may be tempting considering that adult tickets start at $35.

More 3D printing events happening worldwide in September and October:

Fair Name Month Date Country City Location Pro/Consumer Price
3D Print September 15 – 16 France Lyon Cité Internationale Pro TBA
3D Printing Asia Zone located at
Asiamold – Guangzhou International Mould & Die Exhibition
September 15 – 17 China Guangzhou China Import and Export Fair Complex Pro Free upon pre-registration
Maker Faire New York September 26 – 27 USA New York New York Hall of Science Consumer TBA
TCT Show + Personalize 2015 September – October 30 – 1 UK Birmingham The NEC Birmingham Both Free
3DPrinting@home with CEATEC October 7 – 10 Japan Tokyo Makuhari Messe Convention Center Both TBA
iPrint 3D Expo October 15 – 17 China Zhuhai Zhuhai International Convention & Exhibition Center Both $10 – $1600
3D Printshow Paris October 16 – 17 France Paris Carrousel Du Louvre Both TBA
3DPBrussels October 18 – 19 Belgium Brussels Tour & Taxis TBA TBA
Inside 3D Printing Santa Clara October 20 – 22 USA Santa Clara, CA Santa Clara Convention Center Both $10 – $1499

Did we miss any cool events happening in your area? Let us know in the comments below!