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The Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing (CCAM) invites you to Additive Manufacturing Research Day at their facility in Prince George County, Virginia on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. The focus will be on metal additive manufacturing processes. Topics include Defect Formation & Detection, New Materials, Data Analytics, and Education & Training. We will hold two panels: manufacturing workforce and the latest developments in cybersecurity. Interact with industry, academic, and government experts. Learn about current activities at CCAM. Tour the CCAM facilities. This event is free but you must be registered to attend.


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Confirmed speakers and panelists include:
  • Mr. Chris Adkins, Chief Scientist, Identify 3D
  • Dr. Julie Brown, Director for Advanced Learning, Institute of Advanced Research & Learning (IARL)
  • Mr. Rob Carter, Director of Advanced Materials and Process Engineering, Stryker
  • Dr. Denis Cormier, Earl W. Brinkman Professor and AMPrint Center Director, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Ms. Nanci Hardwick, CEO, Aeroprobe and MELD Manufacturing
  • Mr. Paul Huang, Navy ManTech Program Officer and AME Subpanel Chair, Sea Warfare and Weapons Department, Office of Naval Research
  • Dr. Kumar Kandasamy, Additive Manufacturing R&D Manager, Oerlikon
  • Mr. Joshua Lubell, Computer Scientist, NIST
  • Dr. Rich Martukanitz, Director of Center for Innovative Materials Processing, Materials Research Institute, Penn State University
  • Mr. Neal Orringer, Vice President, Defense R&D, 3D Systems
  • Mr. Andreas Saar, VP, Manufacturing Engineering Solutions, Siemens PLM Software
  • Ms. Robin Thurman, Director, Workforce and Industrial Base Development, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA)
  • Dr. Xiaoyu (Rayne) Zheng, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech