Rapid.Tech 3D 2024

We offer additive technologies a broad stage. 

14 – 16 May 2024 in Erfurt

Rapid.Tech 3D

With us, you will experience the multifaceted world of additive manufacturing.

The Rapid.Tech 3D is the future-oriented pioneering event of the AM scene at Erfurt Trade Fair and the 20th edition will take place from 14 to 16 May 2024. The event offers a successful triad of specialist congress, exhibition and networking opportunities for the AM industry.

In addition to being a broad information platform, Rapid.Tech 3D is also a creative meeting place for start-ups as well as for experts and industry giants of additive manufacturing. The trade exhibition for all aspects of the additive process chain complements the high-class and strongly user-oriented congress with suitable opportunities for networking and exchange, e.g. at various evening events or on the lecture stage of the 3D Printing Conference.

In addition to the exhibition offer and the varied specialist congress programme, you can look forward to the following additional HIGHLIGHTS:

3D Pioneers Challenge

International Design Competition for Additive Manufacturing and Advanced Technologies.

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Technical Deep Dives Tour

Our new interactive poster tour provides answers to many current AM questions.


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AM Science Corner

At the AM Science Corner, you can talk to scientists about the latest research findings.

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3D Printing Conference

The Exhibitor Lecture Forum in Hall 2 powered by Stratasys offers interesting contributions every day.

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Networking events

Personal contact is what counts - with us you can expand your network in a targeted manner.

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Discover what exhibitors will be presenting at Rapid.Tech 3D

toolcraft AG Hall 2 / 2-415

Digitization of machine/plants

Digitization and visualization of machines are becoming increasingly important, especially in the context of Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things (IoT).

FIT AG Hall 2 / 2-410

MSLA for cost-effective series components made from photopolymer

MSLA (Masked Stereolithography Apparatus) is a young process from the family of resin-based 3D printing technologies, related to SLA, and is particularly suitable for smaller components with a high level of detail and very good surfaces. The central element of the MSLA process is an LCD display.

Rapid.Tech 3D
Press release

FIT AG Hall 2 / 2-410

DED-L/W technology, the missing link in metal AM

The DED-L/W technology (Directed Energy Deposition Laser Wire) closes a gap in the quality parts gained from laser melting and WAAM (Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing).

toolcraft AG Hall 2 / 2-415

Maintenance app based on Mendix

The maintenance app of Ambitious, originally designed for the complex requirements of additive manufacturing, helps in planning all production areas, ensuring the optimal performance of your machines.

Rapid.Tech 3D
Press release

New partners and fresh impetus for AM

Rapid.Tech 3D once again increases its appeal. Rapid.Tech 3D is continuing to increase its appeal. This is reflected in the many new partnerships at the pioneering additive manufacturing (AM) event, which will be held for the 20th time next year from 14 to 16 May in Erfurt.

Rapid.Tech 3D
Press release

3D printing: catalyst for the energy and transport transitions

The potential of additive manufacturing for energy and hydrogen technologies will be discussed at the Innovations in Additive Manufacturing forum on 16 May 2024 at Rapid.Tech 3D

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