3D Systems to Anchor Chicago’s First Inside 3D Printing Conference

3D Systems to Anchor Chicago’s First Inside 3D Printing Conference


Rock Hill, SC—3D Systems will bring its consumer and professional 3D content-to-print experience to Chicago’s first Inside 3D Printing Conference and Expo at the McCormick Place Convention Center, from July 10–11, 2013.

3D Systems is a leading provider of 3D printers, print materials and on-demand custom parts services for professionals and consumers. The company also provides CAD, reverse engineering and inspection software tools and consumer 3D printers, apps and services.

3D Systems will showcase its latest lineup of consumer and professional 3D printers, 3D printed products and 3D apps—all designed to deliver a 3D lifestyle experience. Attendees can browse at the Cube Café, check out the Cube and CubeX 3D printers, see the newest full-color 3D printing in action and engage with creative, gamified 3D design apps like Cubify Draw and Star Trek 3DMe.

Arts and entertainment brands along with app developers are invited to join the 3D printing evolution and learn how to monetize their intellectual property and creativity on 3D Systems’ hosting, publishing and production platform, Cubify.

In addition, Avi Reichental, 3D Systems’ president and CEO, will deliver a keynote address, “Manufacturing the Future,” on July 11, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.

“We are really excited to bring our consumer and professional 3D printing experience to Chicago’s Inside 3D Printing Conference,” said Cathy Lewis, chief marketing officer, 3D Systems. “We are totally aligned with Chicagoland’s quest to localize manufacturing and empower kids with tomorrow’s skills today.” 3DSystems.com

The Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo is a B2B trade show for the 3D printing industry. The recent New York City conference attracted more than 3,000 attendees and had significant 3D printing organizations exhibiting, including 3D Systems, MakerBot and Stratasys. The summer edition, programmed by Hod Lipson, takes place in Chicago. The program is geared to provide attendees with a strong foundation and understanding of where the 3D printing industry is today and what business opportunities are on the horizon. In addition to the two-days of tutorials and seminar sessions, attendees will find an exhibition hall packed with the latest 3D printers and services. inside3Dprinting.com