Formnext 2023 is just around the corner, and this year’s event promises to be a game-changer. Let’s delve into a brief history of Formnext and what you can expect from this year’s multistage conference extravaganza.
A Brief History of Formnext
Formnext has been at the forefront of showcasing the evolution of additive manufacturing for years. This international event has consistently pushed the boundaries of what’s possible in AM.
From groundbreaking applications to the latest technological innovations, Formnext has been the go-to platform for industry leaders, experts, and enthusiasts alike. But this year, there’s something special in store!
The Three Stages: Application, Industry, and Technology
Get ready to be wowed as Formnext introduces a dynamic new format. The conference program is now spread across three stages, each with its focus. Let’s break it down:
Application Stage – Where Innovation Comes to Life
Ever wondered how major companies are harnessing the power of additive manufacturing to revolutionize their industries? The Application Stage is where you’ll find out! From 3D-printed textiles in fashion to components for high-tech aircraft cockpits, this stage will leave you awestruck. NASA and MT Aerospace representatives will even dive into the exciting world of aerospace advancements.
And it doesn’t stop there! The application Stage will also delve into the nitty-gritty of technical developments and the latest research findings. Topics like multi-material printing and continuous fibre reinforcement will be on the agenda. Oh, and let’s not forget sustainability—discussions on 3D printing for building facades and bio-inclusive cities are bound to spark some fascinating conversations.
Industry Stage: Where Sustainability Takes Center Stage
Sustainability isn’t just a buzzword at Formnext – it’s a mission. Companies like Equinor, Lego Group, and Danfoss will share how they’re using AM to conserve resources. But that’s not all! Supply chain resilience, cybersecurity, and emerging technologies like bioprinting will also be in the spotlight. Plus, get the inside scoop on investments in the AM space.
Technology Stage: Where Innovation Meets Reality
Prepare to be amazed as industry giants and innovative startups gather to showcase their latest creations. From materials and software to hardware and quality assurance, the Technology Stage is where you’ll see it all up close. With a record number of exhibitors, Formnext 2023 is set to be an eye-opener for anyone interested in the AM process.
What Else to Expect at Formnext 2023
Discover the future of additive manufacturing at Formnext 2023. In addition to sustainability-focused discussions and the Technology Stage, the event will also cover topics such as supply chain resilience, cybersecurity, and emerging technologies like bioprinting. Furthermore, attendees can expect valuable insights into investments within the additive manufacturing industry. Formnext 2023 is the premier platform for witnessing groundbreaking innovations and staying up to date with the latest advancements in the field.
Aside from the captivating stages, Formnext has an extended supporting program that’s not to be missed. From the Start-up Challenge to Career Day and Discover3Dprinting seminars, there’s something for everyone. Plus, the BE-AM showcase will demonstrate the future of Additive manufacturing in construction. And let’s not forget the prestigious ASTM Standards Forum – a crucial discussion on standards in the AM industry.
So mark your calendars for November 7–10, 2023, and park your bags in Frankfurt, Germany, for Formnext 2023. With over 700 exhibitors, this event promises an experience you won’t want to miss. And remember, early birds catch the discount, so secure your spot before October 10, 2023. See you there!