Design for Manufacturing Summit #5
Thursday, March 20, 2014
3.00 pm - Doors open
4.00 - 4.40 pm - Panel 1
Anne Filson is co-founder of design firm AtFAB, founded to leverage digital tools and networked manufacturing to serve a broad audience with a high level of design.
Sean Auriti is co-founder and member of Alpha One Labs, a community hackerspace in Brooklyn.
Brian Ringley is the Technology Coordinator at the Fuse Lab at CUNY City Tech.
Erik Tietz is a co-founder of Machine Made and design and digital fabrication firm Tietz-Baccon.
4.40 - 5.20 pm - Panel 2
Design for Cost
Jon Hirschtick is the founder and Chairman of Onshape, developing new not-yet-announced products for the CAD/CAM/CAE/PLM market. Previously he founded and led SolidWorks.
Eric Arno Hiller is the principal of Hiller Associates and one of the pioneers in Product Cost Management (PCM). Hiller co-founded technology companies aPriori and End Around.
Jon Washington is the founder of The Innovation Garage, a business innovation firm that partners with its clients in the design of product, process, service, and supply chain solutions.
5.20 - 5.40 pm - Break
Drinks + networking
5.40 - 6.20 pm - Keynote
Ted Hall, ShopBot Tools
Ted Hall is the founder and CEO of ShopBot Tools, a North Carolina-based company that designs, manufactures and distributes professional CNC routers for milling, drilling, and cutting of wood, metals, plastic and other materials.
6.20 - 6.50 pm - Panel 3
Brad Augustine is a Design Engineering Director at Humanscale, a designer and manufacturer of ergonomic products that improve the health and comfort of work life.
Zac Feltoon is the lead industrial designer at MulvannyG2, a global retail architecture firm with multiple offices in the US and China.
Jeremy Luchini is a product specialist at Lagoa - revolutionizing the way engineers and designers work in real-time, on the most complex 3D models, with just an internet connection and a browser.
6.50 - 7.30 pm - Keynote
John Bacus, SketchUp
John Bacus is a Product Management Director at Trimble Navigation, where he is responsible primarily for SketchUp, 3D modeling software that is easy to learn and is used by architects, designers, builders, makers and engineers.
7.30 - 8.00 pm - Panel 4
Industrial design showcase
Ralph Steenblik is a designer, and curator focused on the architectural scale. He uses designing at smaller scales to inform his architectural designs.
Aaron Trocola is the founder of ThreeForm, a design company and service that uses the latest 3D imaging and production technologies to create customized apparel and wearable designs.
Aleksey Lukyanov-Cherny is a partner of Situ Studio, an interdisciplinary architectural design and research practice in Dumbo, Brooklyn.
8.00 - 10.00 pm - Networking continues
Drinks + networking