About America Makes
America Makes is pleased to be managing the agenda for the Knowledge Bar at the Additive ETC (Emerging Technology Center) during IMTS 2018 in Chicago.
America Makes is the nation’s leading collaborative partner in additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing (3DP) technology research, discovery, creation, and innovation. Structured as a public-private partnership -- with member organizations from industry, academia, government, non-government agencies, and workforce and economic development resources -- we innovate and accelerate AM/3DP to increase our nation’s global manufacturing competitiveness.
America Makes was established in 2012, is based in Youngstown, Ohio, and is the flagship Institute of Manufacturing USA. America Makes is managed and operated by the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM).