Wilfried Vancraen

The Additive Manufacturing Users Group has announced Todd Grimm and Dr. Ing. Dominik Rietzel as its featured keynote speakers for the 2018 AMUG Education & Training Conference. more


The final inaugural inductee into the TCT Hall of Fame was Materialise Founder and CEO, Wilfried Vancraen, whose influence on the software and processing side has supplemented much of the hardware innovation for the last 30 years. more

TCT Hall of Fame

The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) has announced Materialise founder and CEO, Fried Vancraen, as the recipient of the Innovators Award for 2018. more


Flam 3D @ formnext

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Additive manufacturing association, Flam3D launched its ‘Family of the Future’ project at formnext powered by TCT. more

TCT Conference @ Formnext

Materialise has announced its acquisition of ACTech, a German company producing limited runs of highly complex metal parts. more


The inaugural TCT Awards hosted on Wednesday 27th September 2017 in Birmingham Town Hall celebrated the great and the good of 3D technologies. Here's the full list of winners with more to come from the event soon. more

TCT Awards

3D printing, engineering and software solution provider, Materialise will showcase the new additions and updates for the Magics Print Suite software at RAPID+TCT 2017. more



TCT + Personalize

Dan looks back at some of his highlights over the three days on the show floor and at the conference at the first ever TCT Asia. more

Daniel O'Connor's Blog

TCT's Most Influential Person award winner and CEO of Materialise Fried Vancraen takes to the stage to inform us what exactly are the applications that suit 3D Printing best. more

TCT Events

The, as always, to the point Fried Vancraen is a true inspiration in this industry. Amongst all the hyperbole here's a man who has been creating "killer apps" for a quarter of a century. more

Daniel O'Connor's Blog

CEO Wilfried Vancraen talks about the importance of developing valuable 3D printing applications and asking "What can we do better?". more


Leading Polish 3D printing company e-Prototypy has been acquired by service bureau Materialise. more


TCT Show + Personalize has revealed the first in its speaker line up for 2014, welcoming the CEOs of both Materialise and EOS as keynotes. more

3D printing industry giant Materialise along with its founder and CEO have been honoured with a MAD Visionaries! Award for innovation. more