Stratasys Demonstrates Industry Leadership at the First Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo in Asia Pacific

2013-10-01 13:30 1422

SINGAPORE, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

  • To Deliver Keynote on 3D Printing Industry Trends of Mass Customization, Rapid Prototyping and Direct Digital Manufacturing
  • Opens local operation in Singapore to Support Growing Demand for 3D printing in the ASEAN Region
  • Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo -- October 1-2, 2013; Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

Stratasys Asia Pacific, a subsidiary of Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS), a manufacturer of 3D printers and materials for personal use, prototyping and production, today announced its participation in the first Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo in Asia Pacific. Stratasys' Jonathan Jaglom, General Manager, Asia Pacific & Japan, will be delivering a keynote speech at the event on October 1 in Marina Bay Sands, Singapore.

Stratasys also announced the opening of its local office in Singapore. The new office will enable Stratasys to meet the demands its Asean-based customers and the local 3D printing market. The Singapore government recently announced the support of the industry with an investment of S$500 million over the next five years under its "Future of Manufacturing" program.  This program is designed to drive the development and adoption of advanced manufacturing technologies. The new local operation allows Stratasys to capture this opportunity.  Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo will feature  many influential industry leaders and analysts from within the industry, sharing insights on 3D printing industry trends and policy issues and showcasing advanced 3D printing technologies and services. In his keynote, Jaglom  will address the 3D printing trends in areas of mass customization, rapid prototyping and direct digital manufacturing.

"I am delighted to have the opportunity to share our views on the 3D printing industry with industry leaders and stakeholders," said Jonathan Jaglom.  "Adoption of 3D printing, particularly in the Asia Pacific region, has increased significantly in the past few years.  In addition to Singapore, other governments, including China and Japan, have also stated their support for the industry.  We expect adoption to grow in the region. As an industry leader, we strive to continue offering cutting-edge technologies, helping to shape the industry's innovation and service excellence standards. "

Stratasys has been serving customers in the South East Asia and in particular, in Singapore, for many years, spanning multiple sectors including automotive, consumer electronics, consumer goods, industrial machinery, education, medical and dental.  Establishing local presence in Singapore will enable Stratasys to offer the most appropriate solutions and support to both its channel partners and customers in Singapore.  

Source: Stratasys Ltd.