DDMC 2018 – March 14-15, 2018, Register now!


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More than 150 participants from well over 20 countries are expected at DDMC 2018, making the conference the ideal platform to provide your company with an exceptional level of international exposure for your products and services and to significantly enhance your standing and reputation with regard to additive manufacturing!

Fraunhofer Direct Digital Manufacturing Conference

Organized by the Fraunhofer Additive Manufacturing Alliance, the DDMC is a bi-annual cutting-edge forum for discussion on Additive Manufacturing, including its application in industry and the environmental impact of such new manufacturing technologies. Impact on health, sustainability and technology will also be discussed.

DDMC brings together researchers, educators and practitioners from around the world and fosters an atmosphere conducive to developing new ideas and refining already existing research developments.

The Fraunhofer Direct Digital Manufacturing Conference will be taking place in the exciting city of Berlin,Germany, from March 14-15 2018!

Range of topics

  • Product development, including modelling, simulation, co-design, mass customization
  • Technologies, including bio-printing, hybrid processes, pre- and post-processing, novel developments, process chains for industrial production, software
  • Materials, including ceramics, bio-materials, multi-material approaches
  • Quality, including process and part quality management