Giuseppe Lacaria is a research engineer at Ford Motor Company, where he has worked for over 10 years. As part of the Research and Advanced Engineering team since 2011, he initially worked in the Polymers Research Group on sustainable material solutions to reduce weight and Ford's carbon footprint for automotive applications. He then helped create the Additive Manufacturing Research Team focused on adapting AM technologies for automotive needs. Today he has a deep understanding of all Polymer AM modalities but focuses on polymer powder bed fusion (PBF) and validating technologies for volume production.
Giuseppe has a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from Lawrence Technological University.