By attending this seminar, through a hands-on experience, you will be able to:
This is an introductory course designed for engineers and technologists who would like to understand the fundamentals of design for additive manufacturing. Individuals in other professional disciplines who are interested in enhancing their knowledge in this arena will also find this course helpful.
Prior CAD experience recommended. Some experience viewing CAD files online. A basic understanding of the purpose and uses of CAD programs.
You must complete all course contact hours and successfully pass the learning assessment to obtain CEUs.
Dave Pierson, an expert in additive manufacturing, has over 35 years of experience in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and programming. Currently, Dave serves as the Senior Design Engineer for MAGNET, where has worked for 23 years. Before coming to MAGNET, Dave worked for Porsche and Shiloh Industries. Dave’s job is different every day. His customers are heart pump manufacturers, chocolate production facilities, the military, and everything in between. When he works with customers, he is committed to getting ideas out of their heads and into their hands as soon as possible. Dave’s work also extends far beyond direct customer interaction. He is involved in design, management, administration, 3-D printing, intern training, and research and development. His extensive experience makes him an important resource in the Additive Manufacturing arena. He develops curriculum for higher education institutions and instructs individuals and corporations on additive manufacturing.