Online event and one-week workshop

March 19, 2019   •   11:00am–12:30pm ET



Course Description

Are you interested in creating a design using metal additive manufacturing? This course will examine the process of 3D printing in metal from design through execution, highlighting key concepts, and modeling techniques along the way.

Each session in this one-week intensive course features a deep dive into design & printing principles with metal, including applying what you’ve learned to different tools, with assignment prompts to help you create a unique design in just a few days.

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Program Outline

March 19, 2019

Session 1
11:00am–11:45pm ET
Session 2
11:45am–12:30pm ET


Speaker: Melanie Lang
Co-founder and Managing Director, Formalloy

Session 1—Introduction to Metal Additive Manufacturing

Metal Additive Manufacturing is poised to transform the manufacturing industry by making it easier than ever to produce metal parts and pieces. In this opening session of the course, you’ll be taken through an overview of the process from start to finish, including its benefits, uses, and diverse applications.



Speaker: Frank Medina Ph.D.
Consulting Technical Director, EWI: Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, UTEP

Session 2—Design and Materials Considerations

This session will cover key considerations for printing in metal. You’ll learn current technologies and materials, processing factors that impact resolution, potential flaws and porosity, and methods to achieve desired surface finish, durability and reliability in service environments.

3D Printing Weekly Crash Courses

Available Courses

1. Beginner Design for 3D Printing
2. Advanced Design for 3D Printing
3. Essentials of 3D Printing with Metal
4. Filaments, Materials and Software
 Considerations for 3D Printing

Each Course Includes

Two Live Guest-Speaker Sessions + Online Workshop

Guest Speaker Sessions:

90 minutes of key principles, case studies, and lessons, presented in two livestream sessions with Q&A.

All live sessions will be recorded and posted in the online classroom for on-demand access.

Online Workshop:

An assignment to apply what you learn, shared in a small group workshop with feedback from an industry expert.

All live content will be recorded and posted in the online classroom for on-demand access.

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