Formlabs is an industry-leading 3D printing technology developer and manufacturer that is finding creative new ways to use its printers. Amidst the current COVID-19 health crisis and medical supply shortage, the company has evaluated new potential applications in the healthcare space for their 3D printed materials, with priority focus on test kit swabs, ventilator splitters, and face shields.
During this year’s SIGGRAPH Conferences in Los Angeles, our team spoke with the team behind Pixologic, the makers of ZBrush, the all-in-one digital sculpting solution. This conference season, Pixologic presented within Formlabs’ event space, as their companies have a natural partnership.
The House Tipster team traveled to Los Angeles, California to attend to this year’s 2019 SIGGRAPH Conferences. While touring the event, we met with Dan Kirchgessner, the community engagement specialist from Formlabs, a 3D printing technology developer and manufacturer.