MARCH 10TH LUNCH MEETING A WEDNESDAY

March 10, 2021
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Stone Ridge Golf Club
1553 Muirfield Drive
Bowling Green, OH 43402
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THIS IS ON A WEDNESDAY BECAUSE OF A SCHEDULE CONFLICT WITH THE GOLF COURSE

 

Mike Vasquez is a 3D Printing expert specializing in pushing the boundaries of advanced 3D printing technology. He is the Founder and CEO of 3Degrees, a Chicago-based consulting company focused on helping organizations maximize their investment in the technology.

Over the past decade he has worked side-by-side with some of the top machine manufacturers, material producers and end users in the industry, consulting with them to identify novel applications, test new materials, and develop frameworks to maximize R&D efficiency and boost ROI.

In the past 18 months, Mike has worked with a dozen companies to help them set up successful and safe facilities. He has also created a software tool called TRACE. It aims to assist companies formalizing their use of 3D Printing to ensure they can meet quality and technical standards outlined by their supply chain and industry requirements. He completed his PhD in Additive Manufacturing at Loughborough University and received both his Bachelors and Masters from MIT in Materials Science and Engineering.

Talk Description

3D Printing is a technology platform that has seen rapid growth over the last decade. Numerous industries including aerospace and medical have integrated 3D Printing to produce thousands of end use parts per year. Everyday it seems that new printing approaches and materials are being developed that will impact an ever growing number of industries. One of these spaces is the construction sector where historical challenges such as cost, logistics, and materials are driving companies to innovate in new ways. This talk will focus on how 3D Printing is impacting the construction industry and give an overview of the latest case studies, companies, and approaches being used in the space today. 

 

Tickets

$30.00 Member Meal

$45.00 Non Member Meal

$15.00 Student Discount