Lunchtime Learning: Properly Utilizing and Navigating 3D Printing Within the Design Process

The desktop professional movement has finally begun to live up to its promise of widespread adoption at an affordable level. The main focus of this presentation is to show how, working in various architectural scales, the technology can be leveraged into design associates and project managers workflows. There will be an additional focus demonstrating the latest tips and tricks that are universal when it comes to optimizing 3D models to be made ready for 3D printing.

Co-sponsored by: BluEdge

At the completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify when to use 3D printing in your design process;

  • Plan for when to stop designing so that the models come out on time;

  • Analyze when to use desktop machines vs. industrial grade technologies; and

  • Compare when and how to print models in various technologies.