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Presenter's Information

ABSTRACT SUBMISSIONS

To submit an abstract, please click the "Submit an Abstract or Manuscript" button on the website homepage.  The abstract submission deadline is April 22, 2024.

SPEAKER REGISTRATION

Please note speakers are required to register and badges must be worn for admission to technical sessions and all conference events.  This is the same for oral, poster, and invited speakers.  Note - Invited speakers are not automatically registered for the event.  To register, please click the "Register" button on the website homepage.  Registration deadline is July 29, 2024.

MANUSCRIPTS (optional - not required for participation)

Authors must present their work at the meeting to have their manuscript included in the proceedings.  Manuscript submission is optional for all presenters. Manuscript instructions may be obtained here.  Manuscripts should be uploaded at the conference website.  Please click the "Submit an Abstract or Manuscript" button on the website homepage.  Authors submitting manuscripts have the option to have their manuscript reviewed/refereed.  Having a conference proceedings article reviewed is important to some authors, particularly academicians. Each manuscript receives two reviews using a referee pool composed of all authors submitting reviewed manuscripts. Authors selecting reviewed status for their manuscript must review two other manuscripts per submission to be published.  Please see the conference main homepage for deadlines.  Manuscripts for review are due June 24; final manuscripts and non-reviewed are due September 16.

PROCEEDINGS

Authors must present their work at the meeting to have their manuscript included in the proceedings.  Papers presented in oral presentations or in the poster sessions will be published in a downloadable format.  Each person (including students) registering for the full meeting will receive instructions to download the full proceedings about 3 months after the meeting.  Individual proceedings papers will be accessible to anyone and will be downloadable on line at the conference website.  Past Proceedings articles are available at the conference website homepage.  Click the "Proceedings Archive" menu tab .

Fame

FAME Awards

AWARD SUBMISSION DEADLINES: Nominations by May 15 to receive full consideration 

International Freeform and Additive Manufacturing Excellence (FAME) Award

The FAME Award is given annually to recognize an outstanding researcher in the field of freeform/additive fabrication.  The award consists of a certificate, freeformed trophy and check for $2000. For the 2024 award, the nomination packet should be received by May 15 to receive full consideration, but nominations will be accepted until the selection committee meets.  The award winners will present technical talks Monday morning at the conference and will receive their awards at the Awards Banquet Monday evening.

Nomination Details and Form Word | PDF

International Outstanding Young Researcher in Freeform and Additive Manufacturing Award

The International Outstanding Young Researcher in Freeform and Additive Manufacturing Award is given annually to recognize an outstanding young researcher in the field of freeform/additive fabrication early in their career. To be eligible, applicants must be 35 years old or younger on August 1 of the year in which the award is presented. The award consists of a certificate, freeformed trophy and a check for $1000. The nomination packet should be received by May 15 to receive full consideration, but nominations will be accepted until the selection committee meets.

Application Details and Form WORD | PDF

Previous Recipients

Year          Senior Award                                                                 Young Researcher Award

2023         Anthony "Tony" Rollett, Carnegie Mellon University Nicholas Meisel, Penn State University

2022         Behrokh Khoshnevis, Univ. of Southern California     Filomeno Martina, WAAM 3D

2021         Ola Harrysson, North Carolina State University         Joy Gockel, Colorado School of Mines

2020         Ming Leu, Missouri Univ. of Science and Technol.     Abdalla Nassar, John Deere

2019         Olaf Diegel, University of Auckland                            Rayne Zheng, U. California Los Angeles

2018         Chee Kai Chua, Singapore Univ. Technol/Design      Guha Manogharan, Penn State Univ.

2017         Ian Gibson, University of Twente                                 Allison Beese, Penn State University

2016         Brent Stucker, 3D Systems                                           Li Yang, University of Louisville

2015         Richard Hague, University of Nottingham                  Ibrahim Ozbolat, Penn State University

2014         Joseph Beaman, University of Texas at Austin           Adam Clare, University of Nottingham

2013         David Rosen, Georgia Tech University                        April Cooke, Seurat Technologies

2012         Jean-Pierre Kruth, KU Leuven                                      Christopher Williams, Virginia Tech

2011         Dave Bourell, University of Texas at Austin                 Candice Majewski, Sheffield University

2010         Gideon Levy, TTA Technology Turn Around               Peter Mercelis, LayerWise N.V.

2009         Phill Dickens, University of Nottingham                      Carolyn Seepersad, Univ. Texas Austin

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