Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG)

PO Box 510243
Milwaukee, WI 53203 US


As Seen In Additive Manufacturing

AMUG Conference 2020 Registration Now Open
The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) has announced that online registration is now available for its 2020 Education & Training Conference, which will be held in Chicago, Illinois, March 22 – 26, 2020.

The 2019-2020 AMUG board.

Additive Manufacturing Users Group Installs New Board
The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) has installed its 2019-2020 nine-member board. The board is expected to build and oversee the organization of the 2020 AMUG conference.

Essentium 3D printer with door open

Linear Motor Platform Delivers Speed, Low Part Cost for Production AM
Essentium’s additive manufacturing machine based on semiconductor manufacturing has as much in common with precision machine tools as with other FFF 3D printers.

Essentium’s HSE 3D printer

AMUG Conference Highlights Industrialization of Polymer 3D Printers
Exhibits at the conference this year included various examples of 3D printers being rethought and redesigned in pursuit of the speed, economy and reliability of industrial production. Polymer printers are leaving behind their roots in prototyping.

Training Lab at AMUG Conference

2019 AMUG Conference Introduces Technical Training Lab Sessions
The largest version of the event so far gave technology suppliers a context for interactive deep-dive tutorials on their own products. It seemed to work.

Wenchao Zhou, Ph.D.

Educator, Graduate Student Awarded 2019 AMUG Scholarships
The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) gives out two different scholarships each year, the Randy Stevens Scholarship and the Guy E. Bourdeau Scholarship. The 2019 scholarship recipients have been announced.

Todd Grimm keynote for AMUG

AMUG Unveils Keynote Speakers for 2019 Conference
The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) has announced the keynote speakers for its 2019 conference. The conference takes place in Chicago, Illinois, and will have nearly 200 presentations, workshops and hands-on training sessions.

Professor Gideon Levy, recipient of the AMUG Innovators Award.

Professor Gideon Levy Announced as Recipient of AMUG Innovators Award
The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) Innovators Award will be given to Professor Gideon Levy at the 2019 AMUG Conference.

2018 AMUG conference

Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) Opens 2019 Conference Registration
The conference's updated program for 2019 is set to incorporate more training and hands-on sessions for users.

AMUG president presents Thomas Sorovetz with award

Thomas Sorovetz Receives AMUG Lifetime Achievement Award
The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) presents Thomas Sorovetz with its first Lifetime Achievement Award.

past presidents of amug

AMUG Conference Celebrates 30th Anniversary with Record Attendance
Photos capture some of what I saw at the event this year. As this event continues to grow, it will need to adapt in order to continue to fulfill its valuable and long-standing role of serving AM’s users.

Emrah Celik, Ph.D., and Daniel Delgado Camacho

AMUG Announces Recipients of 2018 Scholarships
Dr. Emrah Celik, an assistant professor in mechanical and aerospace engineering, and Daniel Delgado Camacho, a master’s student in structural engineering, will engage with additive manufacturing users at the 2018 AMUG Conference.

Dr. Ing. Dominik Rietzel (left) and Todd Grimm

Keynote Speakers Announced for 2018 AMUG Conference
The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) has announced that Dominik Rietzel and Todd Grimm  will deliver keynote speeches at the event. 

Steve Deak, AMUG president

Observations of AMUG 2017
Record attendance for the event this year threatened to exceed the capacity of the venue. Here are a few impressions of this year’s AMUG conference.

Chicago skyline

Additive Manufacturing Users Group Conference, March 19-23
The event dedicated to active industrial users of 3D printing technology will be held this year in Chicago, Illinois.

AMUG 2016

AMUG Presents the Pains, Potential and Power of AM
The exhibits and presentations at AMUG 2016 afforded insights into where additive is, and where it is going.