May 2, 2016 A wave of venture investment into new manufacturing startups looks set to transform American manufacturing. While the foundations for these companies may have been laid in cities like Boston, New York and San Francisco, the startups that are driving this next industrial revolution hail from more unlikely hubs of technology innovation in the smaller urban centers ..
MAY 4, 2016 A giant facility full of machinery capable of producing almost anything a creator dreams up, with a personalized robot to boot; GE’s new Advanced Manufacturing Works sounds rather like a futuristic Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory. However, with $75 million worth of investment behind its creation, this gargantuan workshop is designed to create ..
August 10, 2016 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM NixonPeabody LLP, 1 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, CA 94111 Agenda : 6:30-7:00 Registration + Reception 7:00-7:10 Introduction by Dr. Jenny Chen 7:10-7:40 Erik Birkeneder 7:40-8:10 Stephan Thomas 8:10-8:40 Colleen Davies 8:40-9:00 General QA for all three speakers 9:00-9:30 Networking Reception Speakers : Jenny Chen, MD Jenny Chen is a ..
4/26/16 – These and many other insights are from the Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC) and Manufacturing Institute report published this month 3D Printing comes of age in US industrial manufacturing. You can download the report here (10 pp., PDF). 71.1% of manufacturers have currently adopted 3D Printing. 52% of manufacturers expect 3D Printing will be used ..
4/26/2016 (3DPrintingIndustry) German national rail giant Deutsche Bahn is making plans to 3D print spare parts for its vast army of trains in the future. Deutsche Bahn is looking to form partnerships between the established masters of 3D printing and a series of start-ups. A series of big names have have already signed up for the ..