Wohlers Associates Inc. and DEMAT GmbH will hold their sixth annual international conference on rapid prototyping at EuroMold 2004, a tooling technology trade fair held in Frankfurt, Germany. This year's conference, titled the Future of Rapid Prototyping for Conceptual Design and Series Production, will take place on Friday, Dec. 3. The trade fair runs from Dec. 1-4 at the Exhibition Center Frankfurt. For more information, visit www.euromold.com or www.wohlersassociates.com.
Sciaky, provider of electron-beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) services, will start selling these machines commercially in September. The company has used its EBAM 3D printing technology for making very large, high-value, metal prototypes and production parts for aerospace and defense OEMs.
At this year’s Google I/O, the spotlight was pointed on gender inequality in the high-tech industry. Google has established a new initiative that it hopes will even out the playing field, Made w/Code. Part of this initiative will fund free online courses in basic coding.
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