AM R&D Day: 21 June 2022

Pitching at the R&D Day

The following speakers and organisations will contribute to the Additive Manufacturing R&D Day:

*The list is not yet complete and will be updated.


KU Leuven

Prof. Dr. ir. Eleonora Ferraris

Eleonora Ferraris

Additive Manufacturing @ Campus De Nayer, KU Leuven: an overview
From printed electronics, to tissue engineering and large scale printing

KU Leuven

Dr. Ann Witvrouw

Ann Witvrouw

AM @ KU Leuven
Pre-announcement of a new KU Leuven Institute: LEUVEN.AM

KU Leuven

Prof. Bey Vrancken

Bey Vrancken

Laser powder bed based additive manufacturing @ KU Leuven
Overview of our recent work and progress on laser powder bed based AM


Dr. Bart Michielsen

Bart Michielsen

3D printing of functional materials for catalysis and sorption
From gram to ton scale


Dr. Marleen Rombouts

Marleen Rombouts

3D micro-extrusion, a versatile additive manufacturing technology for dense metallic and ceramic components
Towards high quality materials with low residual porosity, low contamination level and controlled microstructure

Eindhoven University of Technology

Dr. Bram Dorussen

Bram Dorussen

A multi-scale, multi-physics numerical framework for the analysis of Additive Manufacturing processes
From raw materials to the printed product

Eindhoven University of Technology

Dr. Natallia Uzunbajakava

Natallia E. Uzunbajakava


NHL Stenden University - Centre of Expertise Smart Sustainable Manufacturing

Ir. Mark van der Staay

Mark van der Staay

Automation of the Big Area Added Manufacturing Process
A short overview

NHL Stenden University

Dr. Wilbert van den Eijnde

Wilbert van den Eijnde

3D Print Kompas
Towards an Additive Manufacturing ecosystem in the Northern Netherlands

CRM Group

Dr. Nicolas Nutal

Nicolas Nutal

New additive manufacturing developments at CRM Group
CRM Group shapes next steps of additive manufacturing

Universiteit Gent

Prof. Mathias Kersemans

Mathias Kersemans

Inspection of complex-shaped AM parts by using high-frequency vibrations coupled to artificial intelligence

Universiteit Gent

Dr. Ellen Fernandez

Ellen Fernandez

3D printing of mould inserts for hybrid injection moulding application
3D printed mould inserts: a faster, cheaper and more sustainable solution for injection moulded prototypes?

Delft University of Technology

Dr. Jie Zhou

Jie Zhou

Additively manufactured biodegradable metals for bone implants
Biodegradation; Implant; Functionally graded materials

University of Groningen

Dr. Ajay Kottapalli

Ajay Kottapalli

Bioinspired 3D printed polymer MEMS Sensors
Can we print miniature sensors?


Mr. Dennis Goossens

Dennis Goossens

Mr. Stijn De Norre

Stijn De Norre

Additive manufacturing project
WAAM and BMD in future production

Thomas More

Mr. Wouter Nuyts

Wouter Nuyts

WAAM of functional components
Always wanted to know how a robot can be used as a metal 3D printer? Check it out in this presentation by Thomas More!

NLR – Royal Netherlands Aerospace Centre

Mr. Jos Vroon

Jos Vroon

Mr. Tim Koenis

Tim Koenis

Mr. Arjen van der Eems

Arjen van der Eems

Virtual manufacturing of the metal additive manufacturing process at NLR
Towards first-time-right metal additive manufacturing

Fontys University of Applied Sciences

Mr. Dennis Graus

Dennis Graus



Mr. Huub Looze

Dennis Graus



Dr. Kjeld van Bommel

Kjeld van Bommel


Maastricht University

Prof. Jules Harings

Jules Harings


Interested to join and listen?

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Attendance to the R&D-Day: € 150/ seat excl. VAT. This includes access to all pitching and networking sessions, as well as welcome coffee, lunch and reception.

* Company pitches are not welcome at this in-depth event.

Practical information:

Event: Additive Manufacturing R&D Day

Date: 21 June 2022

Time: 10:00 – 15:30 CET

Location: Mikrocentrum (De Run 1115, 5503 LB Veldhoven)