ALL OF THE LATEST 3D TECHNOLOGIES. ALL OF THE EXPERTS. ONE PLACE.
RAPID + TCT is where the entire additive manufacturing community convenes, and where industry-accelerating products are launched. The expansive show floor and conference are unparalleled in the industry. It’s where you’ll see the newest 3D technologies from over 350 exhibitors, including 3D printing, 3D scanning, CAD/CAE, metrology & inspection, and related technologies. It’s also where you’ll find solutions to your toughest manufacturing challenges, straight from the most respected experts. Don’t miss out on North America’s most influential additive manufacturing event.
WHO ATTENDS RAPID + TCT?
- Corporate executives and business owners
- Product design and research & development professionals
- Design engineers
- Manufacturing engineers and managers
- Software developers
- Investors and entrepreneurs
The RAPID + TCT conference is known worldwide as North America’s most influential and respected technical conference on additive manufacturing. We go beyond the hype to bring you real-world solutions to advance your manufacturing processes.
At the 2019 conference, over 150 experts will speak on the latest processes, applications, materials and research in 3D printing, additive manufacturing, 3D scanning, CAD/CAE, metrology and inspection, and related technologies. The conference will feature novice, intermediate, and expert-level presentations, allowing you to maximize your time at RAPID + TCT and customize a schedule that fits your needs. If you want to position your company for success in additive manufacturing, then you need to attend the RAPID + TCT conference.
Hear from the brightest minds in the industry on how additive manufacturing can solve many industry challenges:
- Revolutionize your product design
- Reduce time to market
- Create prototypes in a fraction of the time of traditional methods
- Cut costs
- Eliminate tooling
- Manufacture functional demonstration parts
- Produce low volume end-user parts and components
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Registration8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.Concurrent Workshops3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.RAPID + TCT Opening Event5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.Opening Reception
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Registration8:30 a.m. – 9:55 a.m.Keynote Presentation10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.Exhibits Open10:10 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.Concurrent Conference Sessions10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.Smart Manufacturing Hub Presentations10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.Show Floor Theater Presentations11:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.SME Medical AM/3DP Workgroup Update (MITA, RSNA)12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Thought Leadership Panel: Trends that Will Impact Your Future1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.Innovation Auditions1:45 p.m. – 3:10 p.m.Concurrent Conference Sessions2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.Technology LaunchPad2:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.Additive Manufacturing Standards Forum6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.Eastern Market Welcome Event (Shuttles Provided)
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Registration8:30 a.m. – 9:55 a.m.Keynote Presentation10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.Exhibits Open10:15 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.Concurrent Conference Sessions10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.Smart Manufacturing Hub Presentations10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.Show Floor Theater Presentations12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Thought Leadership Panel: Leveraging Additive Manufacturing for Enhanced Productivity: The Manufacturer’s Perspective1:45 p.m. – 3:10 p.m.Concurrent Conference Sessions2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.Technology LaunchPad2:30 p.m. – 3:20 p.m.SME AM Tech Community Update3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.Women in AM/3D Perspectives5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.Show Floor/SME Zone Networking Reception
7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.Registration8:30 a.m. – 9:55 a.m.Keynote Presentation10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.Exhibits Open10:15 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.Concurrent Conference Sessions10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.Smart Manufacturing Hub Presentations12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Thought Leadership Panel: Additive Manufacturing: What’s Real, What’s Not, What’s Next