Registration for the 2024 AMUG Convention will open on September 1
The AMUG convention is a gathering of customers of all expertise ranges who come collectively and band collectively to share concepts and experiences to assist one another. Customers share experiences, greatest practices, real-world outcomes, challenges, and software developments by stage dialogue, conversations throughout breaks, meals, and networking actions.
The AMUG convention program encourages participation from early morning till late evening, with greater than 50 hours of peer interplay through the 5-day occasion. “AMUG conferences are the proper playground for forging new relationships and partnerships,” says Membership Director Claire Belson Barnes. “Embrace camaraderie, ignite your creativity, and unleash the potential for pioneering collaboration to form the way forward for AM.”
A 2023 keynote handle by Nick Jacobson (CU Anschutz Medical Campus) and Rob Ducey (LAIKA Studios) shared the outcomes of a collaboration that blended additive manufacturing functions from the particular results and medical worlds. This collaboration resulted from a gathering on the AMUG convention. “The AMUG convention is particular as a result of it is stuffed with energy customers who actually know the ins and outs of our shared expertise,” says Jacobson. “Though functions differ tremendously, it is simple to attach with completely different professions and trade concepts.
“All it took was a easy connection on the AMUG convention that sparked conversations,” says Jacobson. “And to today, Rob Ducey and I provide you with lots of concepts that the particular results world has been doing for years which can be new developments in medical functions, issues that nobody had considered earlier than as a result of there’s so little overlap between the professions.”
In 2024, AMUG will keep its basis of communication and collaboration whereas incorporating modifications primarily based on suggestions, together with modifications to AMUGexpo, elevated technical content material in convention periods, and changes to sponsor and exhibitor packages.
The 2024 convention agenda offers prolonged hours for the AMUGexpo with the addition of Tuesday evening. The extension responds to requests from AMUG members for extra time to analyze additive manufacturing options. AMUG expects greater than 140 firms to take part in AMUGexpo, which is able to open on Sunday, March 10 and proceed till Tuesday, March 12.
The AMUG Convention will supply keynotes, panel discussions, academic periods, inspiring talks, and hands-on workshops to assist customers maximize their additive manufacturing options. “Our convention has at all times been ‘for customers by customers’ and we’ll guarantee high-level technical content material by rigorously vetting shows for AMUG tracks,” says Ed Graham, Director of Schooling and Conferences.
Sensible workshops will probably be a spotlight of the AMUG 2024 agenda, with individuals having the ability to full a collection of concurrent workshops at their very own tempo on the ultimate day of the convention.
“I believe top-of-the-line methods to be taught is to apply,” says Graham. “So, roll up your sleeves and prepare for hands-on coaching at our workshops on Thursday. You’ll be taught from specialists and get the prospect to take part in these enjoyable and academic workshops.
AMUG will maintain its new member welcome assembly once more. “To get essentially the most out of an AMUG convention, individuals new and outdated ought to benefit from the plentiful conversations and connections by taking part in each second, from morning to night,” says Belson Barnes. “This welcome gathering will pave the best way for brand spanking new members to be prepared for the distinctive AMUG expertise.”
A spotlight of the convention program is the ninth Annual Innovators Exhibition. The present is an onstage interview with the texture of a aspect dialog the place attendees study an innovator within the business and achieve insights from that particular person’s experiences.
Via the AMUG Award for Innovators, Technical Competitors and DINO Awards, excellence in additive manufacturing software and contributions to business will probably be acknowledged. The 5-day occasion features a “particular occasion and dinner”, networking receptions, and meals.
The superior, all-inclusive convention registration price is $1,295 with registration by January 5, 2024. Companies involved in taking part as sponsors or exhibitors may use on-line registration.
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(tags for translation) Additive Manufacturing