Agenda

Day One: Additive Manufacturing and the Environment – An Overview
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014
The agenda for day one of the workshop will consist of 30-minute presentations followed by 10 minutes for discussion. The day will conclude with an hour-long session to set up the discussions on the next day.

8:30-9:00 Opening Remarks
9:00-9:40 Overview of Processes for Additive Manufacturing
David Rosen, Georgia Tech
9:40-10:20 Overview of Materials Used in Additive Manufacturing
Presenter TBD
10:20-10:40 Break
10:40-11:20 Vendors and Market Overview
Gideon Levy, Institute Leiter bei Inspire AG
11:20-12:00 Future Uses
Ming Leu, Missouri University of Science and Technology
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-1:40 Environmental Implications Overview Robert Olson, Institute for Alternative Futures
1:40-2:20 Lifecycle Issues
Martin Baumers, University of Nottingham
2:20-2:40 Break
2:40-3:20 Occupational Health Issues
Brent Stephens, Illinois Institute of Technology
3:20-4:00 Energy Issues
Tim Gutowski, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
4:00-5:00 General Discussion of Research Questions
David Rejeski, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
5:00 Adjourn Day One

Day Two: Developing a Research Agenda
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014
Day two will allow the researchers to discuss issues raised on day one, with a focus on areas where more research is needed, uncertainties, and emerging issues. These 40-minute sessions will be deliberative with the goal of producing the input material required for the research agenda. Each session will be structured around a set of questions prepared before the workshop and further refined after day one.

8:30-9:00 Goals for the Session/Recap of Day One
9:00-9:40 Session 1: Lifecycle Issues
9:40-10:20 Session 2: Occupational Health Issues
10:20-10:40 Break
10:40-11:20 Session 3: Energy Use Issues
11:20-12:00 Session 4: Waste Issues
12:00-12:45 Lunch
12:45-1:30 Session 5: Cross-cutting & Policy Issues
1:00-1:30 Wrap-up and Adjourn