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Register Now for Our Additive Manufacturing Webinar


Whether you are a veteran in the industry or just starting to branch out in the space, you’ve probably heard of additive manufacturing. But do you know how to get started or which next steps will take you further in the field?

Please REGISTER NOW for our upcoming webinar, Get Started with Additive Manufacturing, as we explore this topic with leaders in the industry on Thursday, October 4 at 12:00–1:00pm CST.


What You'll Learn:

  • Additive Manufacturing Overview — What is additive manufacturing, what are the tools and tricks of the trade, and what are the potential applications.
  • Real Examples in the Industrial World — How companies that have begun the additive journey have overcome challenges they’ve faced.
  • Building a Business Case – How companies can justify the investment in additive.
  • Potential Road Map — Use this road map to begin the additive journey.


Our Panelists:

Rob Gorham - America MakesROB GORHAM

Executive Director, America Makes

Rob joined the America Makes team in 2013 with more than a decade of solid defense research and advanced manufacturing experience with Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. He holds a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from Texas A&M University and an M.S. in Engineering Management from Southern Methodist University.


Luke Boyer - Baker HughesLUKE BOYER

Additive Manufacturing Technical Leader & Materials Scientist, Baker Hughes

Luke Boyer is the Enterprise Additive Manufacturing Materials Scientist and AM adoption champion at Baker Hughes, a GE Company (BHGE). Luke received undergraduate degrees in Materials Science and Business Management from McGill University and his Ph.D. in Nano-Engineering from Rice University.


LeRoy Sell - Pump WorksLEROY SELL

Vice President Operations, PumpWorks

LeRoy is the Vice President of PumpWorks, an industrial pump manufacturer of API and ANSI centrifugal process pumps. With a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Drexel University and more than 13 years of experience in the industry, LeRoy is a licensed PE in Texas.

About the Moderator:

Mush Khan - APS Plastics and ManufacturingMUSH KHAN

CEO, APS Plastics

Mush Khan is the President and CEO of APS Plastics (APS), a full-service custom plastic component manufacturer. His mission is to make APS a fast-growing manufacturing company that can leverage next-generation technologies. Mush holds an M.B.A. from University of Houston–Clear Lake and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Louisiana State University. 


Co-Hosted By:


APS is a full-service custom plastic component manufacturer creating precision machining solutions for a rapidly changing marketplace. APS provides mechanical design, material design, and manufacturing design with an uncompromising dedication to customer service, quality, and timely delivery of products. Known for offering industry best resources, innovation and customization, and process-driven solutions, APS is ready to be your low-hassle, reliable supplier and partner.


As the national accelerator for additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing (3DP), America Makes is the nation’s leading and collaborative partner in AM and 3DP technology research, discovery, creation, and innovation. Structured as a public-private partnership with member organizations from industry, academia, government, non-government agencies, and workforce and economic development resources, America Makes works to innovate and accelerate AM and 3DP to increase our nation’s global manufacturing competitiveness.

Topics: 3d printing technology manufacturing 4.0 Industry 4.0 advanced manufacturing manufacturing innovation additive manufacturing getting started with additive manufacturing webinar