Consumable Strategies

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Note: The following was authored by Tim Caffrey, senior consultant at Wohlers Associates. The classic example of the “closed” consumable model is the Gillette razor.

Dassault Systèmes Strategy 2017+

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This strategy has seen them transform from a software vendor offering distinct solutions for a variety of functional areas to a company that leads with a strong business transformation message backed up by a platform of solutions.

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Developing a UK Strategy for Additive Manufacturing: Help needed

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On March 10th, the first workshop to be run as part of the process to develop a UK Strategy for Additive Manufacturing (AM) was held at the MTC in Coventry. Drawing upon lessons captured by colleagues from the Centre for Science Technology and Innovation Policy on the development of public technology strategies in other countries, the development of the UK national strategy for AM will be developed using a combination of techniques.

Strategies of the Major PLM Vendors 2016+

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The post Strategies of the Major PLM Vendors 2016+ appeared first on Tech-Clarity. As part of our ongoing coverage of the PLM and engineering software markets, we stay in touch with as many vendors as we can to understand their strategic direction and how it impacts their customers.

PLM411 PLM Flexibility and Supporting Corporate Strategy Interview with Suretank

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The post PLM411 PLM Flexibility and Supporting Corporate Strategy Interview with Suretank appeared first on Tech-Clarity. In this episode of PLM411, Tech-Clarity’s Jim Brown discusses the PLM evolution at Suretank with Barry Woods, Systems Project Manager.

The Dubai 3D Printing Strategy: Will Print Teeth in Minutes, Make Prosthetics for $110 by 2025

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UK Additive Manufacturing National Strategy 2018-25 published

3D Printing Industry

AM UK, an independent, government-backed collaboration, has published a new Additive Manufacturing National Strategy. Over 44 pages a vision to bring together industry, academia, government and finance bodies and ensure the UK remains a leading high value manufacturing nation is set out. With contributions from over 100 3D printing industry experts, the document provides substantial […].

3D software company Visiativ raising €15 million for growth strategy

3D Printing Industry

French software developer and reseller Visiativ is raising €15 million as part of its Next100 strategy through a preferential rights issue of shares. As a major vendor of 3D software Solidworks and developer of the moovapps collaborative platform, Visiativ is aiming to double its size and achieve revenues of €200 ($237) million by 2020, while […]. 3D Software 3DEXPERIENCE Christian Donzel Euronext Growth Jérémie Donzel Laurent Fiard Next100 Visiativ

Sicnova 3D announces “giant step in its strategy”

3D Printing Industry

Sicnova 3D, headquartered in Linares, Spain, has announced a series of agreements that the company believes are “a giant step in its strategy as a manufacturer.” Based at the Campus Científico-Tecnológico of Linares, Sicnova is a developer and manufacturer of advanced 3D solutions for industry. Products include the large format JCR 1000 and JCR 600 […]. 3D Printers Ángel Llavero Avi Reichental Cloneinspector 3D JCR 1000 JCR 600 Techniplas XYZPrinting

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To Create Next-Level Designs, Architects Turn to Adaptive Tools and Strategies

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Events like Dassault Systèmes’ recent AEC Design Hackathon (which Morphosis won) are another type of strategy the firm uses to spur more creative thinking. The post To Create Next-Level Designs, Architects Turn to Adaptive Tools and Strategies appeared first on 3D PERSPECTIVES.

Update on Dubai's 3D Printing Strategy: DHA Will Soon Begin Using 3D Printing Technology for Dental Services and Ultra-Lightweight Prosthetics

In early 2016, Dubai implemented its 3D Printing Strategy, as part of a directive given by Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. 3D Printing Business Medical 3D Printing 3D medical printing Dubai 3d printed prosthetic leg 3d printed prosthetics 3d printed teeth 3D Printing Strategy Dubai 3D printing strategy for Dubai 3D scanning teeth Arab Health Forum DHA dubai Dubai 3D Printing Strategy Dubai Health Authority

Using Storytelling in eLearning Can Drive Behavior Change by Pamela S. Hogle


Through their power to engage listeners (or viewers) and influence their behavior and even their belief systems, stories are an essential element of eLearning strategy. Design Strategies Instructional Design Training StrategiesHumans have engaged in storytelling throughout history. Using storytelling in eLearning can help drive behavior change and influence a company’s culture.

The Future of 3D Printing: Smarter IP Strategies, Less Lawsuits

3D Printing Industry

… The original post The Future of 3D Printing: Smarter IP Strategies, Less Lawsuits appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. By Lucas Matheson.

3D Printing Upholds Fiat Chrysler’s Powertrain Strategy

3D Printing Industry

… The original post 3D Printing Upholds Fiat Chrysler’s Powertrain Strategy appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. By Andrew Wheeler. The Chrysler Technology Center is showing off its latest tech advances at this week’s SAE World Congress in Detroit.

3D printing part of Epson’s $14.9 billion 2025 revenue strategy

3D Printing Industry

Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation has announced that it will be moving into 3D printing as part of its Vision 2025 Strategy to make sales revenue to grow by 50% from 2016. It was also announced that Epson’s dual-arm robotics embedded and artificial intelligence (AI) business would be expanding. The company, well known for its 2D […]. Business Epson Hirooka Japan Minoru Usui Moveiro BT-2200 Moveiro BT-350 Moverio

NIST addresses metal 3D printer challenges with digital thread strategy

3D Printing Industry

For its value to the efficiency of manufacturing, 3D printing has become a key component of Industry 4.0 aka the fourth industrial revolution. caption id="attachment_104080" align="aligncenter". Research digital thread DMLS Duck Bong Kim ebm National Institute of Standards and Technology NIST Paul Witherell Shaw Feng. Tennessee Technological University TTU Yan Lu

Ultimaker Execs Dive Into New 3D Printing Software Strategy: "Workflow Should Be Simpler"

During the recent TCT Show, Ultimaker announced the latest updates to its software strategy as it refocuses attention on user experience for the widely-used open source Cura platform — so. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Software Business Exclusive Interviews 3d printing interview 3d printing interviews Cura exclusive interview open source open source software Paul Heiden Siert Wijnia tct show TCT Show 2017 ultimaker Ultimaker Cura

Choosing a PLM System? Start with Strategy!

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Start with Strategy. Start with Strategy! In the News PLM Vendor Product Lifecycle Management Strategy Scope Requirements Value ROI Article Platform TechTarget Software Selection PLM Selection

Power and Connectivity Strategy at SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2015

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Keeping power hungry mobile and portable devices fed (charged) presents a unique challenge in the 21st Century. This appearently was a real problem recently at the International CES 2015 in Las Vegas this year, according to some reports. Keeping connected to the Internet also presents challenges.

Interview with 3D Systems CEO reveals new Strategy and industrial 3D printing ambitions

3D Printing Industry

Since VJ took the 3D Systems leadership role in April, the 3D printing industry has awaited an announcement about strategy. At IMTS the CEO provided. Business 3D Systems 3DXpert Chuck Hull Fanuc Figure 4 GE VJ

Dubai Sets Up Rules and Regulations for 3D Printing in Construction, Moving Further Along the Road to Becoming the 3D Printing Center of the World

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Stratasys’ Launches New Software Strategy Powered by GrabCAD Print to Change the Way We 3D Print

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Now Stratasys is poised to change all that with a new software strategy designed to make 3D printing a lot easier , more intuitive and more accessible. At the core of this strategy is a new, open architecture “design-to-3D print” workflow application called GrabCAD Print*.

European Additive Manufacturing Strategy Offers Expert Input for Policies of the Future

3D Printing Business 3d printing education 3d printing europe 3d printing industry analysis 3D printing intellectual property rights Additive manufacturing and global trade AM education CECIMO cybersecurity europe European Additive Manufacturing Strategy3D printing and the world of additive manufacturing were an undeniably lawless realm at first. As uses for the technology have grown over the years though, and both industry and consumers are. View the entire article via our website.

Creating the UK Additive Manufacturing Strategy

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Would you like to influence the scope and shape of the UK Additive Manufacturing Strategy? 3d printing additive manufacturing national strategy 3D printing AM event event industrial sectors Phill Dickens UK

Think a Zero RFI Goal Is Impossible? Consider These Strategies for Improving Project Coordination

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UK publishes Digital Strategy outlining plans for Makerspaces, IP protection for 3D printing, and internationally connected Tech Hubs

3D Printing Industry

The UK Department for Culture, Media & Sport has released a Digital Strategy for economic, educational and infrastructural growth of the nation. Business digital strategy Fab Labs Fablabs IP makerspaces manufacturing Northern Powerhouse Smart Factories Tech City Tech hubsThe policy follows a.

3D Systems CEO Details Aggressive Strategy Targeting 3D Printing Market Leadership

“It is a different ball game,” 3D Systems President and CEO Vyomesh Joshi (VJ) told me. The company gathered financial and industry analysts together with media in a curated tour of its. View the entire article via our website.

Could 3D Printing Use a K-Cup Strategy?


Several 3D printer manufacturers are experimenting with different business models, but is there a way to emulate the. Read the whole entry. » » ideas

Chemical giant BASF acquires Innofil3D for its 3D printing strategy

3D Printing Industry

German chemical company BASF New Business (BNB), that announced the forthcoming launch of a dedicated 3D printing company in July this year, has acquired premium filament maker Innofil3D. The Dutch company, which is headquartered in Emmen, has been acquired 100% by BASF and will play a central role in the company’s 3D printer materials production. […]. Business basf BASF New Business BNB Filament Innofil Innofil3D Jeroen Wiggers Volker Hammes

Webcast – IoT Impact on Product Strategy / Portfolio Management

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Jim Brown joins Patrick Tickle of Planview to discuss the implications of the Internet of Things (IoT) on product strategy and portfolio planning. Hear how today’s manufacturing leaders wonder whether they are a manufacturer or a software company.

Additive Manufacturing Strategies Propel the Future of Medical and Dental Businesses: Upcoming Summit Gathers the Experts

3D Printing Business Medical 3D Printing 3d printing investment Additive Manufacturing Strategies dental 3d printing investment medical 3d printing SmarTech Markets Publishing smartech publishingFor as human-centric as healthcare is, business and technology are necessary components to successfully advance and make available solutions that can be of the most benefit to the population. View the entire article via our website.

Dubai’s Crown Prince Visits 3D Printed Office to Meet with Future Foundation

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Schneider Electric’s ‘Factory of the Future’ Strategy Incorporates Stratasys 3D Printing to Improve Manufacturing Efficiencies and Accelerate Time to Market

Additive Manufacturing

Schneider Electric’s innovative use of 3D printing in their current manufacturing processes and as a key strategy in their Factory of the Future program epitomizes their leadership in global connected energy management,” says Andy Middleton, President, Stratasys, EMEA. “By

Fractal Artist Shows Stunning Strategy in Creating 3D Printed Surreal Chess Set

As so often happens, when 3D designers and 3D printing collide, the story is a combination of utilitarian concept and works of art. These are generally items being made for use, but the people... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed chess 3d printed chess set 3d printed game pieces 3d printed games chess chess pieces chess set fractals johan andersson shapeways surreal

Focus on Functional 3D Printed Part Applications: John Dulchinos Discusses Jabil's 3D Printing Strategy

RAPID + TCT kept a steady pace of introductions and announcements this week, as 2017 represents a year of growth across the board. While we hear often from companies developing 3D printers and the. View the entire article via our website.

Formsfield’s Unusual 3D Designer Recruitment Strategy


3D model repository Formsfield has taken an unusual step to recruit designers for their product shelves: they’re. Read the whole entry. » » service

Event: Identifying and Developing Additive Manufacturing Skills for UK Industry

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The aim is to ensure that the implementation of the UK Industrial Strategy delivers the skills necessary for the on-going success of the many sectors now adopting Additive Manufacturing within the broader changes being realised through the diffusion of Digital Manufacturing. 31st March 2017, 10:00 – 16:00. The Manufacturing Technology Centre, Coventry ( directions here ). Register your place.