Welcome to the Additive Manufacturing Association


  • The Additive Manufacturing Association in the VDMA offers its members from industry and scientific research a variety of services related to industrial 3D printing technologies. We are the cross-industry platform where potential users and development partners meet and work together.

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New Members of the Additive Manufacturing Association in February/March

15.03.2017 In February/March 2017 the companies Arcam, Erasteel, Netzsch and OR.Lasertechnologie joined the Additive Manufacturing Association.

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Additive Manufacturing in Everyday Production – a Two-Day Symposium at the Hannover Messe

14.03.2017 The Additive Manufacturing Association within VDMA shifts its focus onto industrial application of additive manufacturing technologies - High-ranking participants at a symposium taking place from April 27th to 28th, 2017, at Hannover Messe

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Save the date: Annual General Meeting

13.03.2017 The next Annual General Meeting of the Additive Manufacturing Working Group will take place on the 12th of April 2018, in Loßburg, preceded by a get-together on the eve of the General Assembly.

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Additive Manufacturing On Its Way To Smart Factory

16.02.2017 The working group Automation has drafted a roadmap.

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New Members of the Additive Manufacturing Association in January

08.02.2017 In January 2017 the companies trinckle, A. Mannesmann and the Alupress Group joined the Additive Manufacturing Association.

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Interviews with our members
Portraits on AM Technologies
Events AG AM /VDMA
Events AM-Industrie
Interesting Facts from the VDMA
  • Wissen Maschinenrichtlinie

  • Future Manufacturing - Magazin für intelligente Produktion

  • Automation on Request 2016

  • Guideline Industry 4.0 supports the development of its own industry 4.0 Translations and business models

  • Brochure 125 years VDMA to download
  • Humans Machines Progress
  • Expertengespräch Brasilien am 5. April 2017 - Normas Regulamentadoras, Ziele und Anforderungen
  • VDMA-Infotag Standdesign im Widerstreit: Digitalisierung vs. Emotionalität