Head of CoC for Additive Manufacturing
Siemens Digital Industries
Tim Bell is the head of the CoC for additive manufacturing within the Siemens Digital Industries USA and is a seasoned Manufacturing veteran and Cincinnati native. He has spent more than 30 years in manufacturing and was trained as a Journeymen Toolmaker in the 1980s. He spent the next 20 years as a Machinist, Programmer, Designer and Entrepreneur of small contract manufacturing companies. The last 10 plus years have been focused on Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing) of metallic components and assemblies supporting the Aerospace and Defense industries. He has successfully launched four US companies, two of which were foreign owned/ joint ventures, taking them from ground zero to profitability and becoming leaders in their respective fields. Tim is often considered a pragmatic, go-getter who thrives in tackling new challenges with creativity and experience.