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More than 40,000 professionals from over 75 countries have attended Inside 3D Printing across events in 12 countries. As a conference attendee, you’ll be the first to learn about new cutting edge printers from companies like HP, Carbon, Stratasys, and 3D Systems and novel applications by companies like Boeing, General Electric, and Google. Join us on our world tour and see how 3D printing will forever change industries including manufacturing, medicine, automotive, aerospace, and more.

3D Printing Tracks Within Inside 3d Printing

Aerospace Business Branding Filaments IP Manufacturing Marketing Medical Metal Scanners Software Startup
Business Track

This track focuses on the investment, economic and business side of additive manufacturing and provides real-world case studies and strategies for leveraging 3D printing from both a small business and large enterprise context. Register Here

Manufacturing Track

Come learn about the latest developments in additive manufacturing and learn first-hand how factories are changing. Sessions will cover both metals and polymers, including some cutting-edge, experimental materials that have yet to be commercially released. Register Here

Medical Track

3D printing is disrupting the medical field. From surgical planning and skeletal reconstruction, to custom implants and orthotics, 3D printing is truly transforming lives. In this track, you will find in-depth sessions covering design and manufacturing of customized implants, dental devices, tissues, and much more using a variety of additive technologies. Register Here

Metal Track

2016 is a blockbuster year for metal 3D printing, with new market entrants, new machines and a stunning growth in the production of finished goods. Join us for a deep dive into the state of the technology today and get an insider’s perspective on game-changing events around the corner. Register Here

Who Should Attend?

  • Academicians
  • Architects
  • Artists & Makers
  • Automotive Professionals
  • Aviation Innovators
  • Engineers
  • Fashion & Jewelry Designers
  • Food Professionals
  • Industrial Designers
  • Inventors & Technologists
  • Investors & Entrepreneurs
  • Lawyers & IP Attorneys
  • Manufacturers & Prototype Specialists
  • Medical, Dental, & Prosthetic Specialists
  • Plastics & Metal Engineers
  • Software Developers

Frontier Tech Forum Events

The Frontier Tech Showdown is the premier pitch event for seed-stage startups in 3D Printing, Robotics and Virtual Reality. The past seven winners, including 3D Hubs, Wiivv, Voxel8, Metamason and CleverPet, have gone on to raise a cumulative $37 million. Asimov Ventures will present the winner of this year’s Frontier Tech Showdown in San Diego with an uncapped SAFE for $15,000. Come join us to shape the latest advancements in Frontier Tech by submitting your pitch deck today!

RoboUniverse is a robot technology “end user” conference and exposition, featuring an array of business professionals, industry practitioners and robotics solutions providers. RoboUniverse events are all about Modern Robotics – mobile service robots, collaborative robots, drones and cognitive intelligence (AI), and the intersection between IoT & Robotics. The conference features leaders and experts on the robotics revolution who provide insights into market and technology trends that are creating business opportunities and changing the way we work, learn, and live. Our goal is to provide education and actionable intelligence for our attendees.

Virtual Reality is once again “trending” now that decades of research and development have resulted in a new generation of low-cost VR devices that promise beneficial and profitable applications. VR is the largest platform opportunity since mobile and companies like Samsung, Microsoft, Google and Facebook are lining up to get a slice of the pie. VR is poised to become a major hub not only for gaming and entertainment, but for communications, business and social networking as well.

Sponsors, Exhibitors, and Media Partners

Silver Sponsors

EnvisionTEC has developed cutting edge 3D printing solutions that provide the capability to rapidly manufacture true-to-life and functional duplications of CAD renderings with 3D representation that is unmatched in the industry. EnvisionTEC enjoys a strong customer and partner base in a wide variety of applications.

 GoEngineer delivers software, technology and expertise that enable companies to unlock design innovation and deliver better products faster. With more than 30 years' experience and thousands of customers in high tech, medical, machine design, energy and other industries, GoEngineer provides best-in-class design solutions from SOLIDWORKS CAD, Stratasys and Desktop Metal 3D printing, Creaform 3D scanning, CAMWorks, PLM and more.

Proto Labs is world’s fastest source for custom prototypes and low-volume production. We offer product designers and engineers three distinct quick-turn manufacturing services that can mold, machine and build parts within days. Our additive manufacturing processes leverage the latest technologies to provide precision accuracy to prototypes, from small parts with complex geometries to large, highly detailed patterns. We have a range of high-performance materials that are ideal for concept models; form and fit testing; and even functional end-use parts.

Verbatim is proud to offer top grade 3D printing filaments manufactured in Japan to our exacting standards, and made from the highest quality materials to ensure consistent feeding and stable prints. Our product offering includes 1.75mm and 3mm ABS and PLA filaments, in a range of colors, and proprietary 1.75mm PRIMALLOY™ Flexible filament that allows users to create flexible, yet extremely durable prints. We recently launched 1.75mm and 3mm PP filament, offering high levels of heat and chemical resistance, and 1.75mm PET filament, offering high levels of transparency and strength. Our newest material is our 1.75mm BVOH filament, a water-soluble support material for complex 3D printed objects. All Verbatim 3D filaments are wound on a custom-designed spool, developed for both strength and to ensure even feeding of filament, resulting in high-quality, consistent printing. 


3D Filament Center is located in Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada and distributes European-made, 3D printer filament of unparalleled quality. Their filament helps people get the best performance possible out of their 3D printers through superior polymer chemistry, superb dimensional tolerances, and professional vacuum seal and dry packaging. They are committed to expanding our product line both in material chemistries and colors, as well as to supporting our customers with the best service possible in person and online at

3D Platform is a leading manufacturer of industrial-strength, large-format 3D printers. 3DP’s second-generation flagship 3D printer, the 3DP Workbench, is an additive manufacturing workbench that offers a large build area of 1 x 1 x 0.5 meters. Based in Roscoe, Illinois, 3D Platform is committed to utilizing their expertise in mechatronics and linear motion to design and construct the best-in-class large format 3D printers while maintaining affordable flexibility with open market software and control solutions.

The leading marketplace for professional and industrial 3D Printing and rapid manufacturing services, 3Diligent launched in 2014 as a way to connect clients deterred by the cost of 3D printer ownership with carefully vetted vendors to enable rapid, high quality additive manufacturing at competitive prices. 3Diligent uses data science to connect customer requests for quotes with the right set of vendors to compete for the work, then facilitates the transaction, guaranteeing parts arrive on time and to spec. This allows customers to streamline their supplier base and also allows service providers to get more out of their capital investments. For more information, visit is The Voice of 3D Printing Technologies, covering all the latest 3D printing industry news along with in-depth editorials and investigate reporting. Additionally offers resources for 3D printing professionals and enthusiasts alike, including the largest 3D printing message board,, as well as outlets fore-commerce, webcasts, white papers, online education and more.

Additive Manufacturing Research (AMR) is the premiere provider of monthly market research services to the AM industry, bringing value through unmatched depth of coverage and additive manufacturing experience. Clients receive unlimited consulting as well as the latest industry forecast data and analysis backed by the industry’s only purpose-built AM opportunity forecast models.

Southern California-based Airwolf 3D is on a mission to provide the public with something it has never seen before: an affordable, durable, easy-to-use 3D printer that users of all ages and backgrounds can use to create objects thought impossible until now. We designed an easy-to-use 3D printer that is not only accurate, but also capable of incredibly fast print speeds. The printer is ideally suited for engineers, hobbyists, and students alike, allowing one to explore their inner creativity to an extent not previously thought possible. Airwolf 3D printers empower you to realize your dreams in the form of three-dimensional, tangible models for all the world to see. Our goal and mission is simple: 'make and sell a superior desktop 3D printer

Built on direct modeling technology, ANSYS SpaceClaim is a multipurpose 3D modeling tool delivering faster solutions in market segments such as 3D printing, concept modeling, design, manufacturing, reverse engineering, and simulation/CAE. ANSYS SpaceClaim is part of ANSYS Inc., the global leader in engineering simulation software.

3D manufacturing shouldn’t be complicated, nor should it be cost prohibitive. This is the guiding philosophy behind Arfona, a 3D manufacturing specialty company that provides innovative materials and equipment to consumers and professionals in many industries. Located in New York’s East Brooklyn Business District, Arfona aims to facilitate the spread of rapid prototyping and additive manufacturing by providing high quality, unique solutions for 3D manufacturing at affordable prices.

Asimov Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm based in New York City and Seattle. Asimov is focused on investment in 3D Printing, Robotics and other Frontier technologies, seeking to partner with visionary entrepreneurs in relentless pursuit of opportunity.

Biomedical 3D Printing

Corporation Biomedical 3D printing was established in 2016, by grafting 3D technology with the Bio field. Along with The University of Texas at El paso(aka. UTEP) Printing Nano Engineering lab, joint research on the fields, such as, equipments and education are being processed, by grafting 3D printing with various fields. Our company has been actively processing joint research on bio-materials related fields with PNE. Also, our company is pushing bio related projects ahead through joint project with Bio medical department in UTEP and currently it is at the stage of FDA approval.

ChemCubed (Chem3) develops custom chemistries for piezo-head additive manufacturing. ChemCubed’s technology is centered around nano-composite materials for jetting by means of common, commercial, piezo-effect inkjet “additive process” 3D printing equipment. These jettable nano-composite materials are application specific, embodying customer-specified physical, electrical, thermal or mechanical properties.  Chemcubed has materials for inkjet head and SLA printers.

ChemCubed has also developed materials such as highly conductive ink for low sintering temperatures and a corresponding method of printing electrical conduits, while printing a 3D structure. ChemCubed is introducing the next generation in UV LED flatbed inkjet printers. Electro-UV3D printers allow users to effortlessly print conductive liquids, support and insulating materials The printer can cure resins with different material properties building objects both flexible and stiff, as well as conductive conduits simultaneously. It is also possible to print directly onto substrates such as FR4 boards, making circuit boards, or on Kapton® tapes for flexible electronics.

Choice Technical Services, Inc. is a southern California-based, certified servicing dealer for top-tier 3-D printers, wide format to desktop printers and scanners, as well as both color and monochrome multi-function devices. In business since 1986, our office and showroom is located in Cerritos, CA. We are a California Disabled Veteran Owned Business (DVBE), and are federally registered as a Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB). We serve our clients’ needs throughout California!

Collider makes industrial 3D printers that use a proprietary technology to produce parts in current manufacturing materials. This achieves part performance that rivals traditionally manufactured parts while accessing all the advantages of 3D printing, including complex geometric capabilities and zero tooling costs. Collider's technology is a groundbreaking solution for end-use parts, rapid tooling and prototyping.

When innovation becomes revolution! Latest Modern & Stylish cloud base enabled 3D Printer packed with more than 10 innovative features at a super affordable price. Welcome to our both to see and hear more exclusive news about Cubibot, including more features and early-bird opportunities on our Kickstarter launch date.

Established in 2002 and located in Shenzhen Special Economic Zone, Shenzhen eSUN Industrial Co., Ltd. is a high-tech enterprise specializing in researching, developing, producing and operating degradable polymer materials, such as PLA and Polymorph. eSUN own three different R&D centers, which specialized in material syntheses, modification and application. Since 2007, eSUN has began to research 3D printing material , so far, eSUN successfully developed PLA,ABS,PVA(water soluble support) , conductive, HIPS, PA, Polymorph, and PC filament etc. With the exclusive professional formulas and professional production lines, eSUN 3D filament is characterized by absolutely round shape, accurate diameter,high tenacity, uniform color shade and stable melting point. “ Best Quality, Reasonable Price ” is eSUN ‘s long-term insistent policy. Just because of these, eSUN 3D filament is very popular in this market, so eSUN successfully established the stable relationships with many famous 3D printer manufacturers, distributors home and abroad.

Exova provides comprehensive materials testing capabilities to provide you with the guarantees you need on safety, quality and performance. Our materials testing capabilities include materials selection, materials performance and analysis, covering metallic and non-metallic materials. Exova will support you through all materials testing procedures, giving the answers you need on materials performance, while ensuring your commercial requirements and production timescales are met. Specifically for 3D printing: Product Design, Material and Process Selection, Process Development and Optimization, Machine/Process Qualification, Manufacturing process monitoring, Conduct production test for each build with co-printed test, samples, Quality Assurance, and Powder Requirements.

Headquartered in San Diego, California, Formalloy is an advanced manufacturing technology company that is principally engaged in the design, research, development, manufacture and integration of additive manufacturing systems, products and services. Formalloy’s advanced additive metal technology provides an innovative, cost-effective solution for 3D metal part production, repair and cladding to a diverse set of industries.

Formlabs designs and manufactures powerful and accessible 3D printing systems for engineers, designers, and artists. Their flagship product, the Form 2 3D printer, uses stereolithography (SLA) to create high-resolution physical objects from digital designs. The company was founded in 2012 by a team of engineers and designers from the MIT Media Lab and Center for Bits and Atoms. With its powerful, intuitive, and affordable machines, Formlabs is establishing a new benchmark in professional desktop 3D printing. Formlabs also develops its own suite of high-performance materials for 3D printing, as well as best-in-class 3D printing software.

GoProto is in business for one purpose: To solve your quick-turn manufacturing problems. GoProto delivers turnkey plastic and metal part manufacturing solutions throughout all stages of the design cycle. We are a one-stop shop from concept modeling and rapid prototyping to injection tooling / molding, short-run production and professional product finishing. GoProto employs the latest process technologies and has also resurrected the lost art of superior customer service. Our team of passionate industry experts is here to guide you every step of the way:

  • CUSTOM PROJECT COMMUNICATION: We speak product development
  • COST AND LEAD TIME REDUCTION WHILE OPTIMIZING QUALITY: We won’t sacrifice one for the other
  • ON-TIME, INSPECTED AND APPROVED PARTS: Either shipped or delivered in-person
  • REAL-TIME PROJECT UPDATES: Expect no surprises or confusion

ICOP Technology is the world’s leading manufacturer of industrial embedded computers, industrial
embedded controllers, industrial motion controllers, and industrial panel PCs used in the automation
of numerous control systems. ICOP industrial devices helps companies improve product quality, product
reliability, lower manufacturing costs, and exceed consumer expectations for high quality products at an affordable price. Typical applications include industrial and home automation, telecommunication,
mobile surveillance, environmental monitoring, medical monitoring, facility management systems, intelligent transportation systems, automated parking control systems, gaming systems, and point of sale systems.
ICOP serves an international customer base through a global network of integration and distribution partners from offices located throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. The company is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan.


Imtyris, a 3D Printing Service Bureau, located in San Diego creates full color 3D models in eco-friendly copy paper. Unlike 3D Printing with plastic, the fiber matrix of the paper acts like “fiberglass” when infused with a polymer, creating very tough, durable composite model for tooling, patterns, or personal. A flexible polymer makes a full color bendable model. Imtyris also has the ability to generate full body 3D Scans. Imtyris is bringing full color into the 3D Printing World.

Incept 3D offers in-house 3D printing and additive solutions, materials, and services.  Its primary offerings consist of industrial grade FDM, PolyJet, and SLA services.  The company uses in-house filament for its Stratasys FDM machines, which allows for incredibly competitive pricing, and it sells the filament to Stratasys users as well.

Leopoly’s 3D software solutions gives a personal touch to your business and products. As 3D technologies open up new ways in product customization, Leopoly empower companies to build a stronger connection with their customers by providing personalized items for them. Since launching in 2015, the company has partnered with over a dozen companies in the 3D printing space and worked with Fortune 100 technology and retail companies, including HP, Lowe’s and Bosch, to enable customers to create and customize their own products. Leopoly has also entered recently the VR world and has launched its new design application. The new reveal connects 3D design and printing with the VR world and provide users with easy 3D printed renders of their VR experiences. Non-professional HTC Vive users could release their creativity and make their very own, colorful, virtual models. Sculpt, paint and have fun while you’re turning your imagination into reality!

Magigoo in one sentence: MAGIGOO® is an all-in-one 3D printing adhesive that offers sure adhesion with magic release. What is Magigoo for?: Magigoo is an easy to use 3D printing adhesive designed to address “the first layer not sticking problem”, the most common problem found in FDM 3D printing technology. This problem occurs when a print detaches itself from the printing platform ruining itself. Perfecting the first layer is vital to get a great foundation for rest of the print. In addition, Magigoo also helps to combat 3D print warping. It works on multiple materials and is completely safe to use and easy to clean just using a damp cloth.

MatterHackers is one of the largest 3D printing retailers in the world. Our showroom in Orange County is home to 50+ 3D printer models and 500+ materials, also available at Our
mission is to make 3D printing easier and more accessible for everyone by providing non-biased guidance and recommendations to help schools, businesses and individuals get started (or stay current) with 3D printing. We also provide free phone and email support for everything we sell and free shipping in the US.

nPower Software - leader in innovative geometric modeling and data translation, empowers 3D artists, designers, engineers with advanced geometric modeling tools. nPower Software's new Cyborg3D product is ideally suited for 3D printing. Interfacing successfully with 3D printers requires producing water tight, error free meshes; our world class tessellation produces high quality meshes. Cyborg3D processes CAD models, SubD models, scanned mesh models. If you want fast, easy tools for 3D printing, Cyborg3D is your ideal solution.

New Valence Robotics® (NVBOTS) provides the only Built to Share™ automated 3D printing solutions, delivering high throughput production of parts in a wide range of both metals and plastics. Founded by a team of MIT engineers and based in Boston, our Mission is to provide fully automated solutions that enable manufacturers and designers to make production quality parts more efficiently and inexpensively than any other additive manufacturing system in the world.

At Inside 3D Printing San Diego, we will be launching our brand new, big format, LCD 3D Polymer Desktop Printer and expanded production facilities in Phoenix AZ. This, together with our range of daylight and compatible UV resins, will completely change the 3D market as we know it! Visit us on stand 103 and discover why 3D printing is now available to any budget. The concept is simple - use the daylight emitted from an LCD screen to polymerise resin that is tailored to that wavelength and intensity. Photocentric has been able to make this work by developing the world’s most sensitive daylight resins. Come and see our new printer in action, be inspired to create.

Pluralsight is the global leader in online learning for professional software developers, IT specialists, engineers, architects and creative technologists. With over 4,000 courses, Pluralsight serves as a career catalyst, delivering hands-on, practical training for the most in-demand and understaffed jobs of today.

Purple Platypus, Inc. is a certified Platinum Stratasys 3D printer reseller in Arizona, Nevada and Southern California, an expert reseller in Roland CNC Machines, SpaceClaim 3D Software, and a 3D printing industry leader in rapid prototyping services. With over 30 years of accumulated experience in the 3D Printing Industry, Purple Platypus provides their customers with extensive industry and product knowledge, expert engineering application consultation and solution-based technical support services. For more information, visit

ROBO 3D wants to teach you how to get from idea, to 3D design/file finding, to 3D printing- all in one place. Being in major retailers like Best Buy, Staples, B&H photo, and Fry’s electronics, ROBO 3D has cracked the code on helping consumers understand the power of 3D printing.

Sindoh is globally competitive in all areas of 2D & 3D. With professional office solution equipment & future-oriented 3D printer products, Sindoh is moving toward the global market beyond number one in domestic market. We will provide better future with the areas of creative technology and design competitiveness from R&D part, improve quality with accumulated expertise in production part, and sales and services that work for customer oriented.


Toplines; Our objective is to produce 3D filaments with best possible quality for professionals as well as end users. Being produced in clean room our filament is free of contamination and impurities. Every single step in production, from resin preparation to packaging, is precisely engineered and performed with extreme care.

Key features of our 3D printing filament

  • 100% tangle-free, perfectly machine spooled. Each layer is aligned perfectly to avoid tangling or crossing.
  • Consistent diameter and roundness. Laser measuring device is used to ensure diameter and roundness.
  • No contamination, no impurities. Being produced in clean room, our filament is cleanest possible.
  • Ultra shiny and silky surface produce delicate print objects.
  • Vacuum sealed with dessicant to maintain low level of moisture content.
  • Specially treated, prolonged shelf life.

UniZ creates enabling additive manufacturing technology for every creative individual around the world. Their initial product, SLASH™, is the fastest, highest resolution, and most affordable professional desktop 3D printer ever created. Revolutionary LCD SLA technology allows for print speeds as fast as 1,000 cc/hr, print resolutions as fine as 10 µm, and an MSRP attractive to consumers. The company was founded in San Diego in 2014 by a passionate team of engineers, designers, and entrepreneurs.

With more than 4,500 locations, The UPS Store network comprises the nation’s largest franchise system of retail shipping, postal, print and business service centers. In 2013, The UPS Store became the first national retailer to make 3D printing service available in-store. After a successful pilot program, The UPS Store expanded its 3D printing service to locations nationwide. For more information on 3D printing, visit


Created in 2015 and based in Silicon Valley, the new HP Inc. combines the heart and energy of a start-up with the scale and power of a Fortune 100 multinational corporation. Backed by nearly 50,000 employees and drawing from a 76-year legacy of engineered innovation, the company is focused on creating technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere. Through our portfolio of printers, PCs, mobile devices, solutions, and services, we engineer experiences that amaze. HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D Printing technology is set to reinvent design and manufacturing, by unlocking the full potential of 3D printing.

Media Partners is The Voice of 3D Printing Technologies, covering all the latest 3D printing industry news along with in-depth editorials and investigate reporting. Additionally offers resources for 3D printing professionals and enthusiasts alike, including the largest 3D printing message board,, as well as outlets fore-commerce, webcasts, white papers, online education and more.

3D Forged is a 3D printer review and 3D printing news website geared toward educating people on the benefits of 3D printing as well as helping them get familiar with the technology. We provide individual 3D printer reviews, comparisons, 3D printing news, and cover the top companies, events, and breakthroughs in the 3D printing industry. For more information, visit

3D Metal Printing magazine promises to be at the center of this exciting industry, keeping readers in tune with new-technology write-ups, application articles and tutorial “how-to” features. focuses on the process of moving ideas from napkin sketch to production. Three Dimensional New Product Development (3DNPD) includes ideation, prototyping, manufacturing, and market analysis. 3DNPD reports on CAD, 3D Printing, and virtual reality tools used along the way along with a sampling of marketing and financial concepts that help make the new product development process a success. Visit

3D Print Pulse brings together the best daily content from over 60 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing thought leaders, including, Phillip Cotton, Leslie Langnau, and Lav Radis among many others. Using the social media signals from the audience, our proprietary curation engine ranks this content so that each of our readers receive the best and most personalized content. Join 20,000 other business professionals focused on 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing. 
Visit the site, subscribe to our newsletter and see what your peers are
reading. For more information, visit:

3D PrintingTODAY markets Australian & New Zealand 3D printing industry business, products, services. Comprehensive news & information is available on 3D PrintingTODAY website for; News, Events, Products, Services, Directory, Classifieds, Library, Links. Market exposure is provided for members business, products, services with regular newsletters. One stop for latest Australian & New Zealand 3D Printing Industry news, information & market exposure. - Discuss 3D printing, get technical help, learn about the technology and more at the world's #1 3d printing discussion forum.

3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing is the only peer-reviewed journal on the rapidly moving field of 3D printing and related technologies. The Journal provides comprehensive coverage of academic research and industrial and commercial developments that have applications in medicine, education, food, and architecture. It also explores emerging challenges and opportunities ranging from new developments of processes and materials, to new simulation and design tools, and informative applications and case studies.

The 3D Printing Channel is not only a destination for videos, articles and more for 3D printing enthusiasts, makers, designers and professionals but also a site network and conglomeration of business, marketing, PR, management and finance executives, all with marketing, media and management expertise. The 3D Printing Channel can help your 3D printing business. The 3D Printing Channel is the official media partner of 3D Printing Ventures and the Association of 3D Printing, the largest trade association in the industry.

Are you interested in 3D printing but not sure where to start? is here to help. We are the One Stop Shop for information and resources to get you started in 3D printing today. No hype or guru talk, just plain hands-on advice!

3D Printing Industry is the leading online news service and authority on additive manufacturing. With over 5 years of reporting on 3D printing behind us, we are the first choice for comprehensive, accurate and up to date news about all aspects our industry. This year 3DPI will host the 1st Annual 3D Printing Industry Awards. Please visit our site for more information. provides a home for 3D printing fanatics, DIY enthousiasts, students, engineers and industry professionals. On you’ll find general information, news, product reviews, use cases and technical guides. You can shop for products in our store and look for jobs on our job board. 

Additive Manufacturing Today; Additive Manufacturing Resources Including Industry News, Videos, Events/Trade Shows and Companies Using Additive Manufacturing For End Use Parts.

Inside 3D Printing is proud to be a Silver Member of America Makes – National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute.

California Manufacturing Technology Consulting® (CMTC) is a private, mission-based non-profit corporation that specifically works with small to medium manufacturers in California. With over 20 years of experience, CMTC creates solutions for manufacturers and their daily operation challenges.

We understand the issues facing small and medium sized manufacturers and their unique business challenges. Our mission is to create solutions to improve organizational performance, while fostering innovation and growth, workforce and supply chain development, business sustainability, technology advancements and continuous improvement strategies.

CONNECT is a premier innovation company accelerator in San Diego that creates and scales great companies in the technology and life sciences sectors. By creating an environment in which entrepreneurs and C-suite executives have access to the people, capital, and technology resources they need for success, CONNECT has assisted in the formation and development of more than 3,000 companies since 1985. Widely regarded as one of the world’s most successful organizations linking entrepreneurs and C-suite executives with the resources they need for the commercialization of innovative products and services; our program has been modeled in more than 50 regions around the world.

Industry Network markets Australian & New Zealand based business, products & services to Australian & New Zealand wider marketplace. Industry Network website provides comprehensive information including; Directory, Events, Products, Services, Classifieds, and Members Library. Members login to update, add new items to their listing — with images and/or video. Regular newsletters distributed to Australian & New Zealand industry & commerce. is an Online Trade Magazine featuringProducts, Companies, News, Articles and Events for the AdvancedManufacturing, Factory Automation & 3D Printing industries.

Medical News Today is the largest independent medical and health news site on the web - with 10,000,000 monthly unique users it is ranked number one for medical news on all major search engines. Medical News Today is used by pharmaceutical, biotech and health organizations, advertising agencies, PR companies and vertical ad networks to deliver targeted campaigns to HCPs, patients and caregivers.

MetalForming magazine is an industry leading magazine and the official publication of the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA). Published monthly, the magazine focuses on those who create precision metal products using stamping, fabricating and other value-added processes. MetalForming magazine reaches more than 52,000 subscribers each month with new product applications, state-of-the-art technologies and management solutions to help lower costs and create efficiency in the workplace. Visit for more information.

Mind Hub is a space where entrepreneurs transform their ideas into self-sustained tech startups. At MindHub we understand that tech and business talent, intra and external entrepreneurs, tech infrastructure, strategic collaboration and contact networks integrate any innovation ecosystem for startups to succeed. For that reason, we combine all those elements in one place to support new business opportunities and startups in the tech sector. Our facilities are located strategically in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico, as part of the CaliBaja Bi-National Mega- Region. This mega-region offers unique opportunities for tech business investment. There are intellectual, scientific and technological resources, an established base of experienced and skilled entrepreneurs and business people.

Since 1987, NCMS has provided collaborative technology solutions to manufacturers-including collaboration to evolve leading technologies like additive manufacturing and 3D printing. Its mission is to direct and promote R&D, and demonstration of technologies that will improve the competitiveness of US manufacturing. NCMS is a leader in bringing innovations into commercial implementation and accomplishes this faster, at lower cost, with fewer risks than participants working independently. Working through our contract vehicles, we fund technology projects for companies to innovate, demonstrate and implement their tech solutions for themselves and our funding partners. More information:

OC Hackerz is a 6 year old community incubator focused on Technology, Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Social Impact Innovation. Our signature events are Hackathons and Makerfaires, We are part of a 10,000 + member network across the United States. Our current project can be explored at

Prototype Today is an informational resource website for 3d printing, rapid prototyping and manufacturing videos, news and events. The site contains over 3,900 videos broken down into 50+ categories for easy access. There are also over 4,000 articles and press releases available to search by a variety of criteria including company, most recent, tags, most popular and by month. is an Online Trade Magazine featuring Products, Companies, News, Articles and Events for the Industrial Automation, Robotics and Unmanned Vehicle industries. With an emphasis on the state of the art and on the horizon technologies that have strong prospects of commercialization, our philosophy is to create an outlet where the industry can share information and report on itself.

San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC) mobilize business, government and civic leaders to maximize the region’s economic prosperity. EDC is a nonprofit corporation funded by more than 150 companies and public partners committed to enhancing regional prosperity. The strength of our private sector support enables us to provide our services free of charge. Our network of partners makes us most effective as we work to spur job growth across critical sectors within our economy. We serve regionally by supporting local companies, implementing programs to help retain businesses, and advocating for policies that enhance the region’s economic competitiveness. We lead efforts to bring new investment and new companies to the region. We collaborate with industry associations and partners to approach cohesively our regional issues. We market the region to highlight the region’s incredible talent and quality of life keeping them here. To learn more about the EDC and the vibrant ecosystem for innovation that exists in San Diego,

SolidSmack is the premier site for 3D technology and inspirational product design. We cover software, hardware, future technology and all topics related to the product development process. Roll it up in a fun and entertaining format and you have SolidSmack.

Startupmanship is part of the ClassBrain network of sites, and is focus on education of startups and entrepreneurs, especially in the Orange County/SoCal region of California. There are curated articles from great thinkers around the country, as well as unique content on events, tools, and materials available to help entrepreneurship grow. Our meetup is the Startupmanship "INNOVATION MEETUP:" and our site is located at:

Women in 3D Printing was founded in 2014 to feature women leaders in the Additive Manufacturing industry through interviews and portraits. We also initiated #3DTalk, a series of events in the Bay Area and in major industry events.

Women in Manufacturing™ (WiM) is the only national trade association dedicated to providing year-round support to women who have chosen a career in the manufacturing industry. Our members benefit from exclusive access to regional and national programming, networking opportunities, bimonthly professional development webinars, a customized employment tool called WiMWorks, online discussion communities and a robust searchable directory.