AMEC is taking place on 4 December 2019, from 9:00 to 11:00, Room JAN 6Q1, at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium. The fifth edition is hosted by Maria Spyraki MEP (EPP), Pilar del Castillo Vera (EPP), Susana Solís Pérez (RE) and Patrizia Toia (S&D), Members of the European Parliament.

Additive manufacturing shapes the sustainability of value chains, creating new opportunities for industry, society and the environment. The fifth edition of the Additive Manufacturing European Conference (AMEC) will show the benefits of faster deployment of AM solutions in EU strategical sectors (automotive and healthcare). Policymakers and business leaders will meet to discuss additive production and its potential for European businesses.

Registrations have been closed.

Nevertheless, we can have some extra seats if registrants drop their participation. Please contact Giorgia at or Damir at to get a place.


08:15 - 09:00 Registration and coffee
09:00 - 09:10 Opening remarks

Maria Spyraki, Member of the European Parliament, EPP

09:10 - 09:30 Session with MEPs

Pilar del Castillo Vera, Member of the European Parliament, EPP
Susana Solís Pérez, Member of the European Parliament, RE
Patrizia Toia, Member of the European Parliament, S&D
Dinesh Dhamija, Member of the European Parliament, RE

09:30 - 10:55 Panel debate with industry

Stewart Lane, Corporate Manager at Renishaw & Chairman of CECIMO AM Committee
Christian Haecker, Head of Industrialization at Oerlikon AM
Harald Eibisch, Senior Expert technology development production at AUDI Sport
Ulf Johannesson, Global Leader Services at ARCAM EBM, GE Additive
Michele Pressacco, Director Research & Development at LimaCorporate
Davide Ferrario, Research & Development Manager at Streparava

10:55 - 11:00 Closing remarks

Filip Geerts, CECIMO Director General

Moderator: Daniel Michaels, Head of Brussels office of The Wall Street Journal


3D printing is a technology that will usher us in a new industrial age. The technology complements traditional manufacturing processes and allows rapid and sustainable transformation of supply chains.

Maria Spyraki

Member of the European Parliament, EPP, Greece

Media Partnership

Metal Additive Manufacturing

Metal Additive Manufacturing magazine is the leading news source for commercial and technical developments in the metal AM / 3D printing industry. Published quarterly in print and online, each issue features a number of exclusive in-depth articles and special features on metal Additive Manufacturing, as well as our extensive industry news rundown. Each new issue of Metal AM, as well as the complete archive, is available to download free of charge.

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AMEC III takeaways

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AMEC IV takeaways