If you’ve been scratching at the wall and printing out miniature convention centers in hopes of one day attending a 3D printing event, your wait is over. This April Inside 3D Printing is coming to New York City, boasting a huge line-up of Who’s Who among the 3d print industry educators and elites. I must say, the speaker line-up is simply impressive with a two-day agenda chock full of tutorials and presentations that would be a shame to miss. Here’s a run down of what’s in store…

Inside 3D Printing

The event happens April 22nd-23rd (Monday-Tuesday) at the Javits Convention Center (Map). Four different pass types are available and if you register before March 14th, you’ll save off the on-site registration price, plus, since you’re a SolidSmack reader, you’ll save an additional 15% off the Gold Passport when registering with the promo code: SM15.

More info on the event and speakers…

Inside 3D Printing Conference / New York City
Industry experts, venture capitalists, and professionals in the engineering, technology, manufacturing, culinary, finance, architecture, medical, and fashion industries will meet at Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo, April 22-23 in NYC. The two-day event is the first U.S. east coast expo that is fully focused on the 3D printing sector, its applications, and services.

Attendees will hear from notable thought leaders and explore how 3D printing will affect their businesses. The event will feature more than 30 speakers, including professionals from Solid Concepts Inc, Autodesk, Inc., 3D Systems, Estee Lauder, Stratasys, Authentise, MGX by Materialise, and more.

Keynote presentations will be given by Terry Wohlers, Principal Consultant and President, Wohlers Associates, Inc. and Peter Weijmarshausen, CEO and Co-Founder of Shapeways.

Featured sessions will include Digital Materials, Spotlight on Fashion, Design Tools in the Age of 3D Printing, Transforming Education Through 3D Printing, Art & Architecture: Redefining the Future of Design, How Professional Investors are Playing the 3D Printing Boom, and 3D Printing Firearms: The End of Gun Control? View the full agenda here

The conference will also feature an expo hall filled with 3D printing companies and products like 3D Systems and MakerBot to provide opportunities for attendees to network and add valuable contacts to add their networks.

SolidSmack readers will get 15% off Gold Passports with the promo-code: SM15register here.

Disclosure: SolidSmack is a Media Partner for the Inside 3D Printing Conference and will be covering the event in April. See you there.


Josh is founder and editor at SolidSmack.com, founder at Aimsift Inc., and co-founder of EvD Media. He is involved in engineering, design, visualization, the technology making it happen, and the content developed around it. He is a SolidWorks Certified Professional and excels at falling awkwardly.