Time: 02:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time
Duration: 1 hour
Having enthusiastic support from management for additive manufacturing is critical for success. But what can you do when that enthusiasm is based on unobtainable goals, timelines and budgets?
Our panelists will discuss approaches that you can use to reel in overly ambitious management plans without undermining confidence, support and enthusiasm for what is possible with additive manufacturing.
Xerox Elem Additive Manufacturing
Tali has been in the Additive Manufacturing space for close to a decade, and carried roles across strategy, corporate development and product management. She was previously heading Product Strategy & Operations at Stratasys, a global leader in 3D printing technology. In her role, she was responsible for the overall product roadmap and developing application-specific go-to-market channels. She also led the company’s investments in early-stage startups and collaborated with startups across the Additive Manufacturing industry.
Tali is currently based at Elem Additive’s primary location in RTP, North Carolina.
Chairman of the Board
Ian has extensive experience as an innovative technology pioneer in setting up and running multiple AM and CNC departments and the successful company, 3T AM Ltd. His strategic insights in the AM industry have helped many OEMs maximise their benefits from AM introduction over the years.
Ian has always been passionate about the potential for AM and related technical innovations, and greatly enjoys helping people through their AM journey. He set up a large and highly capable R&D team at 3T as a pivotal aspect of driving excellence within the company, and in becoming one of the best-regarded AM production companies globally.
Ian has a strong academic background both technically and in business. He has worked in Manufacturing all his career, principally in Aerospace and Automotive, including Rolls-Royce Aero, Rover Group/ BMW Group, MG Rover and as CEO of 3T AM (2005 – 2019). He is currently Chairman of the Board for WAAM3D, an Associate Director of 3D Consultancy, an Advisor to Rivelin Robotics, and an AM Industry Consultant.
T.A. Grimm & Associates
Todd currently sits on the TCT Expert Advisory Board and is an advisor for the RAPID + TCT conference. He has also served as chairman of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers’ (SME) RTAM community and on the board of the Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) as its AM industry advisor.