SME-RAPID Conference



EnvisionTEC has been awarded Best in Show after impressing visitors to this month's RAPID 2014 additive manufacturing conference in Detroit. more

16 Jun 2014 16:17 News

Materialise's slot car racing event at RAPID served to bring all corners of the 3D printing industry together, as slot car fans joined in and put their own 3D-printed designs to the test on the track. more

16 Jun 2014 11:56 News

Hollywood's most famous sci-fi law-enforcer has been brought to life for the 21st century thanks to Legacy Effects and Stratasys multi-material 3D printing. more

12 Jun 2014 10:40 News

Mcor has revealed its "phenomenal growth" over the past year, reporting jumps in sales figures. This comes after news of the company's $12 million investment from WHEB. more

12 Jun 2014 05:00 News

Formlabs is expanding its operations in Europe, making it easier and cheaper for customers on the continent. This news follows the launch of the Form 1+ at RAPID. more

11 Jun 2014 16:27 News

Optomec LENS component repair

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Optomec's Ken Vartanian is set to broaden the horizons of RAPID 2014 attendees with his presentation on utilising additive manufacturing to add to preformed parts. more

11 Jun 2014 11:03 News

EOS has launched its EOS M 290 DMLS system - the successor to the EOSINT M 280 additive manufacturing machine - at RAPID 2014 in Detroit. more

11 Jun 2014 10:21 News

Mcor technologies has unveiled the new Mcor FLEX finishing option for its IRIS and Matrix 3D printers. more

11 Jun 2014 05:00 Software


Mcor Technologies has announced that its flagship Mcor IRIS paper true-colour 3D printer is the first 3D printer to abide by a global colour accuracy standard. more

10 Jun 2014 16:54 News

Envisiontec is proving its additive manufacturing industry dominance at RAPID 2014, as the exhibitor's technology is respected and used by a slew of innovators speaking at the event. more

10 Jun 2014 15:09 News

Formlabs has unveiled the Form 1+ 3D printer at RAPID. The new stereolithography machine offers superior prints at higher speeds and can now print in black resin. more

10 Jun 2014 15:00 News


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Former FBI man Kevin Ayers has been appointed the SME's new chief of 3D printing and additive manufacturing. more

10 Apr 2014 16:32 News

RAPID has announced the deadline for submitting speaker abstracts for the June 2014 additive manufacturing event will be December 1st 2013. more

18 Oct 2013 13:29 News

Rapid 2013

RAPID 2013 Conference & Exposition

The growing popularity of 3D printing saw RAPID 2013 break its attendance record last week. more

18 Jun 2013 16:25 News

David Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh

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SLM Solutions is journeying from Germany to the US to present its latest developments as a RAPID 2013 sponsor. more

10 Jun 2013 15:53 News

Long-standing friend of TCT Graham Tromans is sharing his wealth of knowledge through G.P. Tromans Associates. more

11 Jun 2012 14:40 Services