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Manufacturing Ideas to Watch (March 2018)

A publication with ideas from the manufacturing community that could have an impact on manufacturing processes or new products.

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How 3D printing is spurring revolutionary advances in manufacturing and design

A young startup called Relativity is pushing space technology forward by pushing 3D printing technology to its limits, building the largest metal 3D printer in the world. Learn about it by watching this PBS New Hour clip.

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America is outsourcing innovation, and we need to bring it back

January 22, 2018 (The Hill) – Sridhar Kota and Justin Talbot-Zorn reflect on the current innovation ecosystem in the U.S.

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Tech Forecast: Nanowire Assembly

MForesight’s new publication series exploring a technology opportunity or challenge.

What’s New

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2018 MForesight National Summit

NEW! Our 2018 Summit will be held on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 in Washington, DC. We hope you can join us!

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TMS Report Released

Read the report from the MForesight/TMS workshop last October: Harnessing Materials Innovations to Support Next Generation Manufacturing Technologies, available for free download through TMS. Read a summary of the report on our blog.

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We Talked to 1,100 Manufacturers about the State of the Sector. Here’s What They Had to Say.

Our team interviewed nearly 1,100 attendees at FABTECH, a metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing show that regularly ranks as one of the world’s largest manufacturing trade events.

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Build4Scale – Now Available!

MForesight’s Manufacturing 101 report was integral to developing the Build4Scale training materials, now available from the U.S. Department of Energy and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

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Grand Challenges in U.S. Manufacturing

We are convening regional roundtables to discuss the future of U.S. innovation and manufacturing.

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Digging into High Entropy Alloys: Experts Working Together

Read a recap of our High Entropy Alloy Manufacturing workshop, held in Washington, DC on December 7.

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Metamaterials Manufacturing at MRS

Read a recap of our briefing at MRS on the forthcoming Metamaterials Manufacturing report.

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