Submit an abstract to DDMC 2018!

Authors are invited to submit a 250-word-abstract describing recent work from the realm of direct digital manufacturing and related topics. Abstracts must detail the objectives of the work presented and showcase new results. All abstracts and full papers will be double-blind reviewed.

Please use our online tool to submit your abstract to DDMC 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


Timeline/Due Dates 

Abstract Submission:

July 15, 2017

Abstract acceptance notification: 

August 15, 2017

Paper submission: 

October 15, 2017

Paper acceptance notification: 

November 30, 2017


March 14-15, 2018 


Dr.-Ing. Bernhard Müller

Spokesman of the Fraunhofer Alliance Additive Manufacturing

c/o Fraunhofer-Institut für Werkzeugmaschinen und Umformtechnik IWU 

Reichenhainer Straße 88
09126 Chemnitz

Telefon +49 351 4772-2136
Fax +49 351 4772-2303



Martina Creutzfeldt

Conference Secretariat DDMC 2018

mcc Agentur für Kommunikation
Bülowstraße 66
10783 Berlin, Germany

Phone: +49 30
Fax: +49 30