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

RAPID + TCT’s unparalleled exhibit floor and conference make it the can’t-miss event of the year! Connect with the entire additive manufacturing industry and discover the solutions and applications to take your projects to the next level, May 2-4 in Chicago.

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Here’s Why You Need to Be at RAPID + TCT 2023

30+ Years of AM Innovation

RAPID + TCT is North America’s most credible, comprehensive and influential additive manufacturing event in North America.

10,000+ AM Professionals Unite

The whole industry will be represented from corporate executives to design engineers and software developers to investors and more. It’s the place to stay relevant, remain informed and hear about the latest trends in AM affecting your bottom line.

Meet Global Leaders in AM Technology

Connect with industry innovators as you explore the entire AM ecosystem including design, materials, hardware, software, post-processing, and quality.

Discover Solutions in 400+ Exhibits

The expansive floor — more than four football fields in length — showcases technology from 400+ solution providers and more than 30 of the top equipment builders and OEMs.

Explore the Latest Immersive AM Technologies

RAPID + TCT is the industry’s launch pad for new product announcements, AM innovations and leading-edge research. More new products (300+) are launched here than anywhere else.

Dynamic, Global Technical Conference Line Up

More than 1,000 conference delegates from 35+ countries will attend for world-class content focused on Automotive, Healthcare, Aerospace and Defense, Energy, Construction and more. Learn from 200+ speakers, hosting 130+ technical presentations and more than 70 hours of premium content available in-person and digitally on demand so you don’t miss a single talk!

Leading Industry Keynotes and Thought Leaders

See, hear and meet more than a dozen global manufacturing leaders who will headline the Keynote and Thought Leadership Panel series on the Main Stage.

AM Community Networking Events

RAPID + TCT is the industry’s gathering place. Join us and forge meaningful relationships – best done in person and over great refreshments! Prepare to meet your next key contact or favorite colleague. Everyone is welcome – your badge is your ticket.

60+ Leaders Discuss Emerging Trends

Engage with and learn from industry organizations in the SME ZONE Theater as they present evolving trends and topics critical to AM’s future including regenerative medicine, sustainability and bioprinting, regulations, and the digital thread.

RAPID + TCT 2023

Don’t miss RAPID + TCT 2023 – Big things are happening in this advanced manufacturing technology, and you will see them all at North America’s largest and most influential Additive Manufacturing event. Register by March 15 to save 25% on Conference Passes!

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Don’t miss RAPID + TCT, the most influential additive manufacturing event in North America!
“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