Rapid.Tech 2019

The next Rapid.Tech + FabCon 3.D will take place from 25 to 27 June 2019.


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formnext 2018

The formnext trade fair in Frankfurt am Main is regarded as the leading international trade fair in the field of additive manufacturing. Allianz GENERATIV took part again in 2018 from 13 to 16 November.

20th Jubilee of Additive Manufacturing Alliance

In 2018, the GENERATIV alliance looked back on a 20-year founding history. Starting as an alliance for rapid prototyping, the alliance has established itself firmly in the professional world with ever-growing institutes. Today's Allianz Generative Fertigung has 18 Fraunhofer Institutes among its members, making it a competent partner for a wide range of topics related to additive manufacturing.

Allianz Call 2018

In 2018 the Fraunhofer Additive Manufacturing Alliance addressed the general international public by its call "Can Fraunhofer solve your problem?" to identify current questions or issues from enterprises, which are related to additive manufacturing.

EAM 2018

From 25-27.09.2018, the Fraunhofer Generativ Alliance was represented for the first time at the Experience Additive Manufacturing in Augsburg.

Rapid.Tech + FabCon 3.D 2018

The Fraunhofer Alliance for Generative Manufacturing presented a newly developed printer driver from the Fraunhofer IGD at the Rapid.Tech and FabCon 3.D trade fair doubles from June 5 to 7, 2018 in Erfurt, Germany. The driver makes it possible to start printing complex and large 3D models within seconds.

Direct Digital Manufacturing Conference DDMC 2018 - Great Turnout

The 4th Fraunhofer Direct Digital Manufacturing Conference was held March 14-15 in Berlin. The six keynotes, 58 oral and 12 poster presentations in 17 sessions brought the 160 participants ahead of the game on all aspects of additive manufacturing, including pre- (software, powder) and post-processing (automation, hybridization).

formnext November 2017

Frankfurt/M., November 14-17, 2017)

International exhibition and conference on additive technologies and tool making


European Summer University Additive Manufacturing

Dresden, August 22-25, 2017

The Chair of Powder Metallurgy and Composite Materials of the Technical University of Dresden in cooperation with the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials is staging the first issue of the European Summer University Additive Manufacturing. This 4-day event provides profound insights into the topic of Additive Manufacturing with a focus on metal parts. In addition to lectures given by prominent experts, it includes plant and institute visits as well as practical hands-on exercises. Upon passing a short final written exam, a certificate of successful participation will be issued to the participants.

Rapid.Tech 2016

Erfurt, May 14-16, 2016

Please visit us at Rapid.Tech trade fair and user’s conference for Rapid Technology in Erfurt, Germany on June 14 to 16, 2016 and have a look with us into the future of Additive Manufacturing. Please visit the Alliance’s trade fair booth 2-511

Direct Digital Manufacturing Conference DDMC 2016

Berlin, March 16-17, 2016