IoD Bristol Technologies, Trends and Processes for 3D Design and Manufacturing

The Institute of Directors, Centre for Modelling & Simulation (CFMS) and HiETA Technologies will be holding a Technology Briefing Event on the evolution of technologies, trends and the future for 3D design manufacturing.

There will be presentations from HiETA Technologies, IoD, Renishaw, CFMS and Bladon Jets.

The event will focus on the evolution of technologies, trends and processes used in 3D design and manufacturing.

Presenting an overview of current 3D technologies and trends, delegates will also learn about the future of 3D design and manufacturing and the need for a thorough lifecycle approach/process for modern engineering design systems.

The event will also feature a case study presentation by Bladon Jets, who will provide insight into the benefits and use of 3D design and manufacture for their business.

Key details

Date & time: 04 Apr 2017 08:00 – 11:30
Location: Bristol & Bath Science Park, Bristol
CPD Hours: 2.5

Prices from

Member & Non-Member Price
10.00 GBP + VAT

Event manager:
Mrs Debra Baker
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This event is of relevance to organisations that are interested in learning about 3D design, manufacture and processes. Positioned as a briefing event, it aims to highlight knowledge and expertise from the organisations involved.

Breakfast and refreshments are included.

08.00: Breakfast & Registration
08.15: Introduction – IoD
08.30: The evolution of 3D technologies and trends – Renishaw
09.00: 3D – The future for design and manufacture – HiETA
09.30: The benefits of a through lifecycle approach for engineering design systems – CFMS
10.00: An end-user perspective of 3D design and manufacture – Bladon Jets
10.30: Panel Q&A: HiETA Technologies, IoD, Renishaw, CFMS and Bladon Jets
11.00: Networking and exhibition time and facility tours
11.30: Event Close