Dates: 2018 tbc
Location: Irish Manufacturing Research Lab, National Science Park, Dublin Rd, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath
Cost: €550.00 / person
Additive Manufacturing for your medical technology business in Ireland - Should our business be doing it and how can we start?
The Irish Medtech Skillnet and contracting organisation, the Irish Medtech Association, the Ibec group that represents the medical technology sector in collaboration with the Irish Manufacturing Research group are delighted to offer new programme; Additive Manufacturing for your medical technology business.
The aim of the course is to introduce participants to the Fundamentals of Additive Manufacturing with specific focus on Medical Devices. It will provide them with an overview of the Technologies for both Polymer and Metal manufacturing and provide theoretical information and practical demonstrations on Manufacturing Scale Additive Manufacturing technology. The training will also focus on the practicality, advantages and implications of implementing Additive Technology in a Manufacturing Environment providing an overview of relevant case studies. Designed to provide decision makers in the medical device sector with theoretical and practical information about Additive manufacturing (also known as 3D printing), what it is, what technologies are available and how it can it be integrated into new and/or existing manufacturing processes.