Friday April 19th, 2024 
Hyatt Regency Milwaukee


8:00 - 8:30 a.m. - Continental Breakfast and Networking

8:30 - 9:30 a.m. - Carbon Materials, Applications and Hardware Update

Presenter: Steve Baron – Business Development Director
Emily Rose Williams – Business Development Director

Presentation Abstract:

Carbon's Business Development Directors, Steve Baron and Emily Rose Williams, will present an overview of Carbon's cutting-edge advancements in hardware, software, and high-performance materials, specifically tailored to address key application categories within the Industrial, Automotive, Military, and MedTech industries. They will also highlight Carbon's innovative approach to prototyping and producing on the same platform, bringing real-world applications to market faster.

9:30 – 9:45 – Networking Break  

9:45 – 10:45 – Exploring the Outliers with RP America: High Volume Production through Micron and Sub-Micron Printing Solutions

Presenter: Matt Zimmerman – RP America
Presentation Abstract:

RP America continues to focus on bringing the latest in open-source Additive Manufacturing Tools to market, along with our industry leading service and support. Diversifying our product offerings has opened the door for fundamental improvements to both Production and R&D related applications. During this presentation we will examine two extremes: Improvements in tools capable of addressing the need for high volume part production, developments in micron, and sub-micron printing applications.

10:45 – 11:00 - Networking Break

11:00 – 12:00PM – Chromatic – A New Tool for Printing Functional Elastomeric Parts

Presenter: Bob Gafvert, VP of Sales
Presentation Abstract:

Chromatic 3D Materials ( is a full technology company that enables printing industrial-strength elastomers onto a variety of materials and substrates in real world applications.  With this platform you can print polyurethane directly on any substrate for existing, new, or unconventional assemblies incorporating metal, textiles, plastics, wood, and ceramics. 
Bob Gafvert, VP of Sales, will be sharing the full Chromatic 3D platform while diving into existing applications and the flexibility of the system for end use parts and programs.  He will be walking though how Chromatic 3D allows for printing unique geometries for novel product designs with no melting, lasers or post processing and makes it possible to print products with qualified materials you know and trust. A range of thermoset polyurethane elastomers in Shore A 50 - D 65 that you can fully customize flexibility, strength, and color.

12:00 – 1:00 - Networking Lunch