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Autodesk launches world's first 3D printing investment programme

Autodesk announces $100 Million Spark Investment Fund. more »

Oct 30, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

Stratasys and Worrell team up on injected moulded medical devices

Stratasys collaborates with Worrell to push injection moulding's radical impact on manufacturing. more »

Oct 30, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

Sketchfab introduces download option

Sketchfab celebrates 200,000 3D files with new download option and collection from The British Museum. more »

Oct 30, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

Altair aids RUAG Space with 3D printed satellite support

RUAG Space redesigns optimised antenna support for an Earth observation satellite. more »

Oct 30, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

Women With Bright Ideas winners announced

25 budding entrepreneurs celebrate National Women In Engineering Day with Dragons Den-style competition. more »

Oct 30, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

Stratasys 3D printing plays leading role in Guardians of the Galaxy

Objet Connex technology from Stratasys produces first fully 3D printed costume worn in a movie. more »

Oct 30, 2014 Science & Tech

MakerBot introduces new Sesame Street characters to 3D printing store

MakerBot brings new Halloween themed characters to Sesame Street range. more »

Oct 29, 2014 Gifts & Accessories

OPM and Yale announce joint research programme

OPM and Yale University embark on joint research programme for development of 3D printed biomedical technologies. more »

Oct 29, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

3D Systems launches Geomagic Sculpt and Touch

New Geomagic Sculpt breaks boundaries of solid modelling, giving freedom to design complex and organic shapes. more »

Oct 29, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

Renishaw gets certification for laser melting machine

Certification to help 3D printing evolve from being considered an emerging technology into a mainstream manufacturing tool. more »

Oct 29, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

HP Launch Event Live Blog

While editor Jim is at the launch event in New York, here at TCT Towers we'll be covering the breaking news as rumour has it HP are entering the 3D printing market properly this time round! more »

Oct 29, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

Artec teams with Threeding to scan historical artefacts

Artec and Threeding propose first large scale project for the 3D scanning of cultural heritage for commercial purposes. more »

Oct 28, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

Just how "new" is 3D printing?

Riddle: It's been around since the 80's, used in most products but is still fairly new. What is it? more »

Oct 28, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

XYZprinting ships all-in-one 3D printer and scanner to U.S.

XYZprinting starts shipping da Vinci 1.0 AiO 3D printer to U.S. market. more »

Oct 28, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

Stratasys 2014 UK Users' Conference

TCT Magazine are at the site of the first ever TCT Show, the Heritage Motor Centre, for the inaugural Stratasys UK Users' Conference. more »

Oct 28, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

Inspiring the Next Generation

Duncan Wood, Publisher of TCT Magazine + Personalize contends why it is important to inspire the next generation of engineers and explains what TCT are doing to play their part. more »

Oct 27, 2014 Duncan Wood's Blog

Mark Wright Joins 3D Systems as Chief Operating Officer

Wright joins 3D Systems after distinguished 18-year career at EMC Corporation, including various roles as Senior Vice President of Operations and COO for EMC’s Flash Product Division. more »

Oct 27, 2014

TCT Show + Personalize in Pictures

All the best photos from this year's record breaking TCT Show + Personalize. more »

Oct 27, 2014 TCT Show News

3D Printing For The Future - Live Blog

Live updates from Manchester School of Art's 3D Printing For The Future event. more »

Oct 27, 2014 AM & 3D Printing

Klaxons on world's first 3D printed tour

Klaxons kick of final tour with 3D printed guitars. more »

Oct 27, 2014 Science & Tech

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Upcoming exhibitions, conferences, fairs, markets and symposia for the Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing sector.

  • Materialise World Conference

    Materialise will have its next World Conference in 2015, coinciding with the 25th anniversary year of the company and will focus on the theme of 3D Printing for communities. more »

  • Euromold 2014 — November 25–28 2014

    EuroMold is the trade fair for Moldmaking and Tooling, Design and Application Development and presents products and services, technology and impulses for tomorrow's markets. more »

  • NPE & NPE3D 2015 — 23–27 March 2015

    In March 2015, more than 60,000 professionals from every spectrum of the plastics industry and its vertical markets will assemble in Orlando, Florida to discover the tools, and access the emerging technologies that are shaping the future of plastics. more »

  • Hawk 3D Proto at the White Rose

    The 3D printing reseller is taking their UK exclusive BEETHEFIRST machines to members of the Leeds public, you could even bag yourself one. more »