Additive Manufacturing Sub-Conference

The Additive Manufacturing Sub-conference highlights the latest developments in Additive Manufacturing in Alberta and explores the possibilities to create an advantage for industry through Additive Manufacturing process adoption.

Technology providers, innovators, and manufacturers from across the ecosystem will share knowledge and connect to gain understanding of 3D printing processes and applications.

Join us on the Sub-conference stage on April 5th for presentations, expert discussion panels, and to connect with local expertise.  The Additive Manufacturing Sub-conference is free to particpate as part of attending the SmartMTX.  Pre-registration is required, click here and select General Admission.


AM Sub-conference Schedule

Location: Servus Credit Union Sub-Conference Stage at SmartMTX

10:00 - 10:15am Industrial Hack-A-Thon Overview Tonya Wolfe
10:15 - 10:30am
Hack-A-Thon Project Results: FEPSim Modular Attachments
Sponsored by Karmed
Prateeksha Agarwal
Aabid Wadood
10:30 - 10:45am
Hack-A-Thon Project Results: Metal Printing Powder Removal and Recovery System
Sponsored by Exergy Solutions Inc.
Elias G. Deek
Hamza Issa
10:45 - 11:00am
Hack-A-Thon Project Results: Development of a Multi-material Prototype Propeller Using Directed Energy Deposition
Sponsored by Apollo-Clad Laser Cladding, a division of Apollo Machine & Welding Ltd.
Gentry Wood
Mitchell Grams
Murid Salim
Guriqbal Singh Munday
11:00 - 11:15am
Hack-A-Thon Project Results: Development of AM Designed Heat Exchanger
Sponsored by Suncor
Raheem Sheikh
Mahmoud Mahfouz
11:15 - 11:30am
Hack-A-Thon Project Results: Ceramic Corrosion Prevention Spray Gun Applicator
Sponsored by Carbon Upcycling
Jennifer Dornstauder
Andrew Sell
11:30-Noon Industrial Hack-A-Thon: Lessons Learned
Cassidy Sibernagel, Exergy Solutions Inc.
Julien Chausse, Altair
Hassan Arif, Altair
Noon-1:00pm Conference Break
1:00 - 1:30pm Accelerating the Move to Net Zero with Additive Manufacturing Mahmoud Mahfouz, Exergy Solutions Inc.
1:30 - 2:30pm
Fireside Chat #1:
Up and Coming Companies using AM in Alberta
Moderator: Dave Waldbillig, Innotech Alberta
Remy Samson, Elementiam
Majid Tabkhpaz, GN Corp.
Adam Ostacheck, ZiprPrint
Darryl Short, Karmed
2:20 - 3:30pm
Fireside Chat #2:
What you need to know in AM about standards and regulations
Moderator: Angel Nakevski, ABSA
Kim Meszaros, Flint Energy Services Ltd.
Teresa Melfi, Lincoln Electric
Mostafa Yakout, University of Alberta
3:30 - 4:30pm
Fireside Chat #3:
Unique Capabilities in AM in Alberta
Moderator: Cassidy Silbernagel, Exergy Solutions Inc.
Tonya Wolfe, Red Deer Polytechnic
Hamid Rajani, SAIT
Dave Waldbillig, InnoTech Alberta
Ahmed Qureshi, University of Alberta


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The Additive Manufacturing Sub-Conference at the SmartMTX is co-hosted by the Red Deer Polytechnic and the Alberta Additive Manufacturing Network (AAMN).


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