Join us for a night of Jazz Networking at Entrepreneurial Thurdays.
Bernard Martin of Rapid Production Marketing is proud to co-host Jessica Lee’s Entrepreneurial Thursdays!
Manufacturers looking to shorten supply chains, eliminate shipping costs and reduce lead times can benefit from additive technologies. AM/RP is projected to be a $3.1 Billion industry in the next several years. This event is is focused on sharing trends and future opportunities in additive manufacturing (aka 3D printing). Additive manufacturing technologies create a world of possibilities that can take an organization in an entirely new direction and help launch new businesses and business models. This show will explore how 3D printing and 3D imaging are causing design and manufacturing professional to rethink their approach to new product development.
Konica Minolta Sensing America’s, Inc: Jim Clark, Sales Manager, Americas.
Jim will talk about RS Berkeley, a leading musical instrument company specializing in woodwind, string, and brass instruments. RS Berkley carefully chose the services of Konica Minolta’s 3D Scanning Labs for insight and expertise on the technical trends and capabilities of 3D laser scanning technology to develop solutions for their line of “Legend Series” mouthpieces. The new line is modeled after original mouthpieces used by such iconic musicians such as Charlie Parker, Stan Getz, Dexter Gordon, Johnny Griffin, Benny Carter, and more.
A 3D Printing Equipment Manufacturer – to discuss the state of the industry in the practical application of the technology in prototyping, manufacturing and production
ExOne: Mike Orange, Manager of Application Engineering,
Mike will provide an example of cutting edge technology being developed for 3D printing with metal and/or practical applications of 3D printing being used in manufacturing today. Mike has been with the company for 15 years. He has provided his years of experience in Additive Manufacturing throughout the company and has implemented varied techniques to make many of the parts ExOne prints today possible.
As with other Entrepreneurial Thursday’s shows, live Jazz and Networking begins at 6pm with the panelists presenting around 7PM. Panelists are given 7-10 minutes to present an overview of their company and the state of thier industry. A series of moderated questions will then be asked related to their short presentation. Total Presentation time is about 30-35 minutes and happens between the 1st and 2nd set of the jazz and blues entertainment. Followed by more Jazz & Blues and business networking. If you’re in the manufacturing industry and want to get the full monty of what’s happening this is the event you want to attend.