In an industry where the phrase “open architecture” is used so freely, SLM Solutions will discuss what open architecture is and what having a true open architecture system really means. SLM Solutions will make sure you understand the 4 most important benefits of having a true open architecture system: powder variety, open process parameters, freedom to control variables, and custom development.
Director of Industrialization Strategy, SLM Solutions Americas
Thomas Haymond has been in the metal additive manufacturing field since 2013, when he began working SBIR / STTR initiatives focused on advanced manufacturing techniques for space / military advanced propulsion applications. Working in the lab directly with metal AM systems, Thomas devoted his time to parameter development for new AM materials, as well as propulsion system component re-design efforts to accommodate additive manufacturing.