NEW YORK, N.Y., Jan. 25 – WebMediaBrands Inc. today announced that renowned additive manufacturing and 3D printing consultant Terry Wohlers will be the keynote speaker at the Javits Convention Center, April 22–23, 2013.
“Terry Wohlers has long been recognized as having the best grasp of developments in the future of 3D printing,” stated Alan Meckler, Chairman and CEO of WebMediaBrands. “Having Terry Wohlers and program chair Hod Lipson as part of the conference ensures that attendees will be presented a comprehensive understanding of the future business opportunities for 3D printing.”
Terry Wohlers is principal consultant and president of Wohlers Associates, Inc., an independent consulting firm providing consulting assistance to more than 190 organizations in 23 countries. He has authored nearly 400 books, articles, and technical papers and was selected the No. 1 most influential person in rapid product development and additive manufacturing.
Dr. Hod Lipson is an associate professor and the director of the Creative Machines Lab at Cornell University. He co-authored the book, Fabricated: The New World of 3D Printing, which will be published February 4, 2013 by John Wiley & Sons.
For event information and registration, please visit: http://inside3dprinting.com
About WebMediaBrands Inc.
WebMediaBrands Inc. is a leading Internet media company that provides content, education, and career services to social media, traditional media, and creative professionals through a portfolio of vertical online properties, communities, and trade shows. The Company's online business includes: mediabistro.com, a leading blog network providing content, education, community, and career resources (including the industry's leading online job board) about major media industry verticals including new media, social media, Facebook, TV news, advertising, public relations, publishing, design, and mobile; InsideNetwork.com, a leading network of online properties providing original market research, data services, news, and job listings on the Facebook platform, on social gaming, and on mobile applications ecosystems; and SemanticWeb.com, a leading blog providing content, education, community resources and career resources on the commercialization and application of Semantic Technologies, Linked Data, and Big Data. The Company's online business also includes community, membership and e-commerce offerings including a freelance listing service, a marketplace for designing and purchasing logos and premium membership services. The Company's trade show and educational offerings include conferences, online and in-person courses, and video subscription libraries on topics covered by the Company's online business.