Create Better Products
On September 22, 2021, the Product Development Summit brought together leaders who have reinvented their products around 3D printing. Watch their stories below, and sign up to stay informed on future events.
Product Spotlight: Specialized
A revolutionary bike saddle, developed and delivered in half the time.
Leader of Body Geometry, Specialized
Product Spotlight: adidas
The next generation of the iconic 3D-printed midsole uses a novel lattice to push athletes forward with every step.
Sr. Director, Future Footwear Innovation, adidas
Manager, Computational Engineering, adidas
Product Spotlight: Osprey
Osprey leveraged lattice design capabilities and new elastomeric materials to create a unique part for its highest-performance backpack.
Founder, Osprey Packs
Design Spotlight: Biologically-Inspired Design
Woodpecker beaks, ram’s horns, and conch shells offer insights for next-generation protective equipment.
Dr. Lakiesha Williams
Associate Professor, University of Florida, Pruitt Dept. of Biomedical Engineering
Product Spotlight: BD
Additive manufacturing keeps factories running and reduces supply chain risks for critical medical equipment.
Associate Director, Corp. CAE, Advanced Prototyping, BD
Sr. Engineer, BD
Impact Spotlight: A Better Paddle for the Paralympics
Athlete Emma Wiggs won a gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympics using a 3D-printed paddle handle designed to her specifications.
Advanced Research Engineer, The Manufacturing Technology Centre
Product Spotlight: Rawlings
The iconic baseball glove has been reinvented and fine-tuned with 3D printing.
Sr. Director, Ball Gloves, Rawlings
Sr. Design Engineer, Rawlings
Manager, Manufacturing Engineering, Fast Radius
Head of Business Development, Fast Radius
Breakout Session: Building Safe, Resilient Supply Chains
By considering manufacturing processes and supply chains as an integral part of the product development process, product creators can deliver distinctive products that reach customers reliably and safely.
Industry Strategy & Engagement, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Sr. Manager & CoE for 3D Printing, TE Connectivity
VP, Supply Chain, Carbon
Breakout Session: Integrating Design, Development, and Manufacturing
This panel discusses tools and frameworks that help product creators develop outstanding, highly differentiated designs that will move smoothly through initial design, DfM, and manufacturing at scale.
President, Wohlers Associates
Founder & CEO, nTopology
Managing Director, Application & Business Development, Carbon
Watch the recording
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