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The International Conference on Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing

8 - 9 July 2020 Trent Bridge Cricket Ground | Nottingham

7 July 2020 (pre-summit event) University of Nottingham - Advanced Manufacturing Building | Nottingham


Additive International is the premier summit for academic and industrial leaders in Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing. Since 2006, we have showcased next-generation technology and the latest thinking, providing a forum for practitioners to build their networks and drive innovation.


We bring together a group of leading authorities in Additive Manufacturing to speak at the event. Find out more about our presenters and their backgrounds.

Past Delegates

“Best AM event in the UK!”

John Cummins - Innovation Partners Ltd

“Well organized and very flexible timing”

Nima Gorji - Dublin City University

“It is great as an industrial exchange with lots of opportunities to network”

Amelia Lee - Nanyang Technological University

“Features a great mix of updates from the research world and companies involved in the industry.”

Jonathan Wright - voxeljet UK

“Additive International is a great event if you want to hear what is happening in both the research and industrial arenas. Networking is done in a professional as well as sociable way so that everyone can find something useful to take away. The quality of presenters is of the highest order.”

Daniel Hudson | voestalpine High Performance Metals UK Ltd

“I can say without hesitation that the Additive International summit was the best 3D conference I ever attended. The presentations were very detailed and of high quality. There were no parallel tracks and an excellent social program what made the conference almost intimate”

René van der Meer | Océ-Technologies B.V.

“Great AM event, excellent organisation, will attend again!”

Stavros Tsitsopoulos | HSSMI Ltd

“What sets this event apart from all the others is the shear amount of thoughts and ideas that come out of the mix of the new, the upcoming and the research results”

Jez Pullin | Sartorius Stedim Lab Ltd

“A relaxed and informative event”

Kevin Dowton | Unitive Design & Analysis Ltd

"Perfect size conference to network effectively!"

Cindy Kutchko | PPG Industries

"A great networking & commercially valuable event that we definitely plan to attend again next year"

Mike Cottee | PI (Physik Instrumente) Ltd

"The conference is always carefully curated to avoid hyped headlines, but purposely blends significant academic research developments with original and insightful applications of the technologies that have garnered success — or are about to"

Rachel Park | Disruptive

"A perfect balance between conference presentations and networking arenas"

Kristin Lippe | FFI - Norwegian Defence Research Establishment

“Great balance of content with plenty of networking space in a location that is central”

Jez Pullin | Sartorius Stedim Lab Ltd

"A great event attended by people from across the industry with a good spread of speakers highlighting a range of relevant topics"

George Hopkins | HiETA Technologies Ltd

"I came away from the conference feeling even more inspired by the sector and the near future possibilities with a real desire to learn more and play more in this space"

Chris Thorpe | Jaggeree

"A very diverse and interesting roster of presenters covering a myriad of perspectives resulted in a very valuable conference"

Mark Tilley | Architected Materials

"Excellent conference. The organizers did a fine job of mixing and matching from across the Additive Manufacturing field. Many of the topics are the current ones in the news - very salient"

Steve Simske | Hewlett-Packard Labs

“There's always something new at the Nottingham conference which is certainly not a claim that every conference can make”

Jez Pullin | Sartorius Stedim Lab Ltd

"There is always someone available to help me disseminate — without prejudice or patronisation"

Rachel Park | Disruptive

"The conference provided many opportunities for networking and for meeting key people in the Industry. I have made some very valuable contacts and they will definitely help shape my path forward"

Michaella Janse van Vuuren | NOMILI


Event Sponsors



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