Already for the fourth time the unique 3D Pioneers Challenge, as the platform for pioneers in 3D printing, covers a range of verticals and is aimed at designers who are breaking new ground in the field of 3D printing, taking into account the complete value-added system of additive technologies and understand the key trends of the industry.
The Challenge seeks to uncover specialists from around the world who are thinking outside the box and - pushing boundaries.
Design, Digital, Architecture, Material, FashionTech, MedTech, Mobility, Sustainability
Additive manufacturing is one of the innovations of the 21st century. Hardly a day goes by without that this technology surprises with something new. Meanwhile it is part in higher education programs and at technological universities or institutes. 3D printing is standing on the threshold to be integrated into industrial manufacturing processes. For some time now, the technology is not pushing its way to the fore – but as hidden champion, it acts as an "enabler" of many concepts and innovations, and even of completely new business fields. The needs of humans are in the foreground through individual solutions. Spare parts procurement is being rethought. Last but not least, lightweight construction creates sustainability. Social projects are only made possible by 3D printing in some areas. Pioneer thinking also requires the courage to put it into practice, breaking new ground. The 3DPC is looking for these pioneers who think 3D printing one step further. Where is it enabler, where is it in the main focus?
Further prizes will be awarded by our partners:
Start of 3DPC 2019
15 March 2019
Deadline for submissions
25 - 27 June 2019
Exhibition of the finalists at the tradeshow Rapid.Tech + FabCon 3.D, Messe Erfurt, Germany
26 June 2019
Galaevening and award ceremony in Erfurt
Afterwards international Roadshow
The competition is open to Students, Young Professionals and Professionals – working in design or technical fields, as well as the automotive, software engineering, research and medical sectors.
We welcome submissions from previously published projects to brand new ideas.
Group entries are also permitted.
Here you may download the detailed 3DPC Formalities 2019 .
Here you may download information of the 3D Pioneers Challenge 2019:
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Source: Messe Erfurt GmbH
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