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RAPID 2013 to highlight latest in additive manufacturing.

Press Release Summary:

May 06, 2013 - SME has opened media registration for RAPID 2013 Conference and Exposition to be held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA, June 10-13. This year's event features 75 conference presentations and more than 30,000 sq-ft of exhibits, including the Contemporary Art Gallery—a showcase of artwork that has been 3D printed or designed using 3D imaging technologies. National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute will deliver Wednesday’s keynote and exhibit on show floor.

Original Press Release

Additive Manufacturing is all the Rage -- Join us as RAPID 2013

Press release date: Apr 24, 2013

If you want to know more about the latest in additive manufacturing and related technologies, join us in Pittsburgh for RAPID 2013!

The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) has opened media registration for the RAPID 2013 Conference and Exposition to be held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Penn., June 10-13, 2013.
Register for your credentials online!

As you know, RAPID Conference and Exposition is recognized globally among industry experts and analysts for its unrivaled display of software, systems, materials and machinery. This year's event features 75 conference presentations and more than 30,000 square feet of exhibits, including the Contemporary Art Gallery - a showcase of artwork that has been 3D printed or designed using 3D imaging technologies.

RAPID 2013 is being held in Pittsburgh to support the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute (NAMII) and enable its participation in the event. NAMII will deliver Wednesday’s keynote and exhibit on the show floor. You’ll see first-hand what’s next for additive manufacturing and what is resulting from investments in advanced manufacturing technology. Research, education, training and innovation – the NAMII will be an integral feature of RAPID 2013.

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We hope to see you in Pittsburgh!

Lori Ann Dick, APR
Public Relations
Society of Manufacturing Engineers
O: 313.425.3187 | C: 734.748.4303
LDick@sme.org