Title

UND Computer Science to host seminar on 3-D printing for businesses, educators

Document Type

News Article

Publication Date

7-1-2014

Campus Unit

John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences

Abstract

Additive manufacturing can enhance learning, business operations

What: Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing) Seminar for educators — to show how 3D printing can be used in the classroom; and for businesspeople — to demonstrate how it can be useful for their companies.

Who: University of North Dakota Department of Computer Science (a division of the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences).

When: For businesspeople: Monday, July 14, and Thursday, 17 ($75/day). For educators: a two-day seminar Tuesday, July 15, and Wednesday, July 16 ($50 for both days).

Where: Room 238, Streibel Hall, University of North Dakota campus.

About the seminars

Additive manufacturing technology, also called three dimensional, or 3D, printing, has reached a point where it is affordable. The UND Department of Computer Science is offering an unbiased look — one that doesn't favor one 3D printer technology supplier over another — at how the additive manufacturing process can be leveraged by businesses and educators.

Educators can receive professional development for educators (PDE) credit for attending the UND-hosted two-day seminar, which focuses on how the technology can enable student learning across many subject areas from art to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

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