APMI International will be sponsoring a regional technical program in Ridgway, Pennsylvania, USA, on 13 October 2016, with presentations on metal additive manufacturing (3D printing).

The presentations are:

  • GE Metal Additive Manufacturing Activities Update, Kirk Rogers, GE Center for Additive Technology Advancement (CATA)
  • Available Additive Manufacturing Powders and What Is Needed, Ron Aman, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Powder for Additive Manufacturing: Production, Characteristics, and Analysis, Alex Zwiren, Hoeganaes Corporation.

‘Our regional technical programs are designed to provide technological updates throughout the year,’ said Jim Adams, vice president of technical services, MPIF. ‘Due to GE's recent announcement of its intension to acquire Arcam AB and SLM Solutions, this promises to be a particularly interesting event.’ All industry professionals are welcome. 

This story uses material from the MPIF, with editorial changes made by Materials Today. The views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent those of Elsevier.