Albuquerque, New Mexico. 06 December 2016: Optomec, a leading global supplier of production grade additive manufacturing systems for 3D printed metals and 3D printed electronics, today announced that its President and CEO, Dave Ramahi, will participate in a panel discussion at the Advanced Manufacturing Summit, hosted by GE Ventures in Washington DC on December 7th.  The event will convene industry experts, entrepreneurs and government officials for a thought provoking discussion on the disruptive and innovative technologies shaping the future of manufacturing. Featured speakers will include Congressman Tim Ryan, Entrepreneur Steve Case and many others.

Mr. Ramahi, along with other panel members Caralynn Nowinski Collens, M.D., Chief Executive Officer of UI LABS,  and Ralph Resnick,  Founding Director of America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, will provide their insights regarding “New perspectives on policy and government funding to drive innovation and entrepreneurship”, key factors to maintain America’s leadership in this disruptive technology. Mr. Ramahi also will provide his insight on Optomec’s unique 3D printing technology  which is helping manufacturing companies transform how they conceive, design, build and maintain their products.

About GE Ventures

GE Ventures provides unrivaled access to a global network of GE expertise and resources. The organization partners with and invests in the best ideas within Software, Healthcare, Energy and Advanced Manufacturing to accelerate growth and commercialize innovative ideas in software & analytics, healthcare, energy and advanced manufacturing that will help drive better outcomes for their customers and society. For more information on the event, click here.

About Optomec

Optomec is a privately-held, rapidly growing supplier of Additive Manufacturing systems. Optomec’s patented Aerosol Jet Systems for printed electronics and LENS 3D Printers for metal components are used by industry to reduce product cost and improve performance. Together, these unique printing solutions work with the broadest spectrum of functional materials, ranging from electronic inks to structural metals and even biological matter. Optomec has more than 200 marquee customers around the world, targeting production applications in the Electronics, Energy, Life Sciences and Aerospace industries.

LENS (Laser Engineered Net Shaping) is a registered trademark of Sandia National Laboratories. Aerosol Jet and Optomec are registered trademarks of Optomec Inc.






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