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Why Attend?

All of the Latest 3D Technologies. All of the Experts. All in One Place.

RAPID + TCT is where the entire additive manufacturing community convenes, and where industry-accelerating products are launched. The expansive show floor and conference are unparalleled in the industry. It’s where you’ll see the newest 3D technologies from over 400 exhibitors, including 3D printing, 3D scanning, CAD/CAE, metrology & inspection, and related technologies. It’s also where you’ll find solutions to your toughest manufacturing challenges, straight from the most respected experts. Don’t miss out on North America’s most influential additive manufacturing event.

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What to Expect at RAPID + TCT 2021


See the Latest 3D Technologies & Applications

RAPID + TCT allows you to stay up-to-date in the constantly changing world of additive manufacturing, with over 100 new products showcased at the event every year. This is your one-stop shop for everything you need to know about the latest 3D technologies. You’ll witness product announcements as they happen – and talk face-to-face with the innovators that created them. Get ahead of the competition with the technologies, products, and services that will impact your bottom line.

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Connect With the Industry's Leading Experts

RAPID + TCT is the only place in North America where you can network with all of the additive manufacturing experts in one place – from the inventors of the most well-known technologies to highly regarded consultants and industry veterans. Connect with the leaders that will help you advance your processes at RAPID + TCT’s networking receptions, plus countless opportunities to network before and after keynotes, workshops, conference sessions, and on the show floor.

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Advance Your Additive Manufacturing Knowledge

The RAPID + TCT conference features the brightest minds in additive manufacturing. You’ll discover how to utilize 3D technologies to revolutionize your product design, reduce time to market, cut costs, eliminate tooling, produce stronger and lighter parts, and more. Hear from over 150 experts speak on the latest processes, applications, and research.

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Find Inspiration to take your Manufacturing to the Next Level

RAPID + TCT isn’t just an exposition & conference, it’s an interactive learning experience. Visit the SME ZONE Theater and Smart Manufacturing Hub to hear industry experts speak on the latest advancements in additive manufacturing and smart technologies. Take a deep dive into a specific topic at the workshops. And so much more.

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Who Attends RAPID + TCT?

  • Corporate executives and business owners
  • Product design and research & development professionals
  • Design engineers
  • Manufacturing engineers and managers
  • Software developers
  • Investors and entrepreneurs


Register today for RAPID + TCT 2021.
“RAPID + TCT is always on the forefront of technology and way ahead of any other conference I go to. If I could only do one conference a year, this would be it. ”
Michael Kraabel, Bolin