Global manufacturing in the 2020s will increasingly focus on sustainability—sustainability in supply chains and in product design. Already, consumers are demanding that certain industries, such as commercial aviation, adopt carbon neutral policies—or else. As an environmentally superior manufacturing process, AM is poised to benefit from this trend over the coming decade through its less pollutive manufacturing process and optimized design capability. This panel will examine how suppliers, manufacturers, and end users are promoting these benefits within key supply chains to increase the adoption rate of AM.
Moderator: Sherry, Handel, Executive Director, Additive Manufacturer Green Trade Group