TCT Group invites speaker submissions for TCT Conference @ Formnext

Speaker submissions for the 2019 edition of TCT Conference @ Formnext are now being accepted and will be reviewed on a rolling basis until Friday 31st May.

TCT Conference @ Formnext will be held from 19th to 22nd November at Messe Frankfurt, Germany and will explore the technologies and innovations that accelerate the adoption of technologies in the design-to-manufacturing process chain.

Every year, the TCT Conference @ Formnext delivers a world-class programme, comprising of nearly 60 presentations from internationally-recognised organisations like BMW Group, Audi AG, Johnson & Johnson, Siemens Mobility, Steelcase and many more. These sessions not only highlight technological breakthroughs but also deliver a truly global overview of how 3D printing advances are impacting the manufacturing industry in Europe, the US and beyond.

By bringing together 3D printing experts, research analysts, academics, engineers and designers, this year’s summit will address recent additive manufacturing developments in industrial manufacturing, aerospace, automotive, and healthcare sectors. It will also identify cutting-edge applications, materials and processes, shine a spotlight on global trends in the AM marketplace and examine how to adopt 3D printing across big and small enterprises successfully.

The conference team is looking for inspiring and educational presentations and is now accepting abstracts on the following topics:

· 3D technologies in the medical and dental industry

· Aerospace applications of 3D technologies

· Application of 3D technologies in new product development

· Business for AM

· Consumer applications of 3D technologies

· Design for AM

· Design-to-manufacturing innovation in automotive applications

· New materials and processes

· New AM & 3D printing research and academia

· Software for product development and manufacture

· Solutions for AM in series production

· Standardisation and regulations

· Sustainability and environment

Your presentation title, abstract (maximum 200 words), speaker biography (maximum 200 words) and a high-resolution headshot photograph can be submitted via the online application form or by emailing Magda Brzegowy via All abstracts will be reviewed on a rolling basis until Friday, 31st May 2019.

Please note that abstract submissions will not be accepted from vendors of machines, materials or services who are exhibiting or are deemed to be suitable as exhibitors. Exhibitors are, however, invited to apply for the TCT Introducing Stage @ Formnextwhere the latest product developments and services are unveiled in short, fifteen-minute presentations.

Any questions regarding the application processes can be directed to Magda Brzegowy via For more information about the conference, please visit