Inside 3D Printing NYC Set to be Largest 3D Printing Event Yet – Get 10% OFF

Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo

After successful events in Chicago, San Jose, and Singapore last year, Mediabistro is preparing for their largest 3D printing event yet when Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo returns to New York City. Large numbers of B2B professionals and maker enthusiasts are expected to turn out at the Javits Center next month for a day of workshops on April 2, followed by two days of programming and exhibits on April 3 and 4. 

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Looking for the next i.materialise Designer of the Year


Interested in becoming our next Designer of the Year? Place your work under the spotlight by participating in the i.materialise Designer of the Year contest.

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We ♥ Autodesk’s 3D printing app Charmr!


Recently, Autodesk 123D has come up with a brand new tool that lets you personalize one-of-a-kind jewelry with your own photo: Project Charmr! After announcing this exciting news, we had to give it a try. Check it out to see the results!

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Kipling Enters the World of 3D Printing: No Monkey Business


Ever since they started in 1987, Belgian bags and accessories brand Kipling has given its monkey mascot a prominent role. No one can say ‘Kipling bag’ without referring to the iconic monkey key chains. For their latest collection ‘Monkey Madness’, Kipling and Materialise took it one step further. Based on the Monkey Madness collection, the “City Jungle Shopper” is a co-creation between Kipling and Materialise to showcase Kipling’s trademark monkey in the world’s first fully-flexible 3D Printing material TPU 92A-1.

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Welcome to “3D Printing World”!

Welcome to "3D Printing World"!

In Iidabashi, Tokyo you will find the Printing Museum, Tokyo, a museum that is completely dedicated to printing and the role that it played in our world’s development. Starting with the birth of the craft to the current high tech 3D printing technology. No wonder it is a place we love! So we didn’t have to think twice when they asked us if we wanted to participate in an exhibition around 3D printing.
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Materialise CEO Fried Vancraen at the EU Innovation Convention: “Let’s use technology to build a better and safer world”

EU Innovation Convention

Early last week, Materialise founder and CEO Fried Vancraen was a panelist at the EU Innovation Convention during the session entitled Which Markets? Choose the Future

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Happy Saint Patrick’s Day


It seems winter is finally over and spring is right around the corner. So, in honor of good old Saint Patrick, we’re going completely green. Find out just how you can go green for free this week!

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Here’s the Winning Print of our Slot Car Challenge


A few weeks ago Brian Hamilton finished first in our slot car challenge with his ‘Arthropoda’ design. It almost looks like a prehistoric creature and an aerodynamic supercar had a baby. We’ve now printed it and put it to the test on our racing track.

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Hilko Guitars: Traditional Craftsmanship Meets 3D Printing


Are you passionate about guitars? Would you like to have one that is unique in the world, fully customized according to your own desires? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Hilko Guitars individually handcrafts the guitar of your wildest dreams and mixes it up with 3D printing.

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3D Printing and Iris van Herpen’s Biopiracy Fashion Show in Paris

Iris van Herpen

Everything about Iris van Herpen’s Biopiracy Fashion Show in Paris was impressive, the setting, the music, the shrink wrapped models, and of course, the 3D printed, flexible dress!

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