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The Future of 3D Printing


Want to touch the future? This panel of experts from Autodesk, MakerBot, Shapeways, Sculpteo and iMaterialise will discuss what the future of 3D printing holds. What materials and technologies are we going to see in the coming year and how do they foresee this technology changing the creative landscape for Young Makers, Educators, Designers and Futurist.

In Search of A Killer App for Electric Cars


Today, Electric Car market is in desperate need of a "Killer App." Without it, EVs might not be able to graduate from their current status as a niche product. Dr. Valery Miftakhov will share his thoughts on what such a Killer App for electric cars might be. He will review the progress his group of EV enthusiasts (dubbed "EMW", or Electric Motor Werks) made against the three major areas with a potential for being killer apps: Electric Car Conversions, Universal Range Extenders and Mobile Fast Charge.