There’s a lot of buzz about 3-D printers — guns! skin grafts! pizza in space! But as Regina computer scientist David Gerhard discovers, these machines, and the people who use them, are about to revolutionize the way we think about manufacturing, and how we get stuff.
Participants in the program:
Natalia Krasnodebska, Community Manager, Shapeways, New York.
Chris Anderson, author of Makers: The New Industrial Revolution and CEO of 3drobotics and DIY Drones, Berkeley CA.
Sam Cervantes, founder of Solidoodle 3-D printers, New York.
Cory Doctorow, science fiction author & futurist, London UK.
Matt Griffin, Director of Community & Support, Adafruit Industries, New York.
Michael Cima, Professor Materials Science & Engineering, MIT.
Raphael Abrams, co-founder of New York City Resistor hackerspace.
Rylan Grayston, inventor Peachy Printer, Yorkton SK.
Sherry Lassiter, Program Manager for Fab Labs, Centre for Bits & Atoms, MIT.
Robert Swartz, consultant for Fab Labs, MIT.
Nadia Peek, PhD student, Centre for Bits & Atoms, MIT.