Learn more about the Additive & Advanced Manufacturers who will play a strategic
role in IN(3D)USTRY ARENA, the most innovative space.

From needs

Top Industrial End User having needs


Adidas AG is a German multinational corporation, headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Bavaria, that designs and manufactures shoes, clothing and accessories. It is the largest sportswear manufacturer in Europe, and the second largest in the world.

Sony CSL

The Sony Computer Science Laboratories in Paris engages in fundamental research in cutting edge areas of science that are relevant for pushing the state of the art in computing.

Textile Lab Amsterdam

The TextielLab at the TextielMuseum is a unique knowledge centre, combining a specialised workshop for the manufacture of unique fabrics and an open studio where innovation is central. National and international designers, architects, artists and promising students are guided by product developers and technical experts, and so discover the endless possibilities of yarn, computer-controlled techniques and craftsmanship.


Parsons School of Design enables students to develop the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in a rapidly changing society. Students collaborate with peers throughout The New School, industry partners, and communities around the world and in New York City, a global center of art, design, and business.


Autodesk makes software for people who make things. If you've ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you've experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing with our software.

Procter & Gamble CO.

Procter & Gamble Co. is a consumer goods corporation focused on providing branded consumer packaged goods across the world. The Company operates through five segments: Beauty; Grooming; Health Care; Fabric & Home Care, and Baby, Feminine & Family Care. P&G Co. sell his products in 180 countries and territories.


Supplier of tailor-made prosthetic solutions, with in-depth knowledge of CAD/CAM technology and of the production of custom 3D printed products.
AVINENT's commitment to working with digitized patient information and to ongoing collaboration with the specialist has made AVINENT a world leader in advanced medical technologies.

Sant Joan de Déu

One of the most important specialised paediatric centres in Europe.
Member of the Brothers Hospitallers of Saint John of God, which manages more than 300 healthcare centres in 50 countries around the world.

Dr Seeberger

Dr. Gerhard Konrad Seeberger is the Clinical Director of the Dr. Seebenger clinic. He is Vice-president for Finance & Administration at ADI, Speaker of the General Assembly of Fédération Dentaire Internationale, FDI, Geneva (SUI).


Research Centre focused on interdisciplinary research at the highest International level which, by creating knowledge, helps to improve health and quality of life and generate wealth.
IBEC can contribute with its cutting-edge research to generate new technological advances.


Spin-off of the Materials Engineering Group (GEMAT).
Focus in design the next generation of implantable medical devices, applying 3D printing technology in new manufacturing process capable of producing personalized medical devices.

European Parlament

The European Parliament is the directly elected parliamentary institution of the European Union. Together with the Council of the European Union and the European Commission, it exercises the legislative function of the EU


Exovite is a pioneer in the field of Tele-RHB, E-Health and M-Health, that promotes technological innovation in tools and medical procedures. Through this project Exovite achieves two objectives: he optimization of resources in medical treatment and the improvement in quality of life of all direct users of our system (both doctors and patients).


More than 60 years of expertise and passion for cars to responding fleeting to customer's needs. SEAT's model range is composed by dynamic and stylish vehicles ensuring safety and driving pleasure, built with the most up-to-date technology.


The Group's automotive brands are: Renault, Dacia, Renault Samsung Motors, Lada and Alpine.
Since it was founded in 1898, Renault has been the most consistently innovative carmaker in automotive history. Groupe Renault: designs innovative products and services accessible to the greatest number, fosters sustainable mobility for all, notably through its range of all-electric vehicles, develops profitable international growth, in particular through its Alliance with Nissan and its other partnerships.


The Group's automotive brands are: Abarth, Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Jeep, Lancia, Maserati, Mopar, Ram, SRT, Comau, Magneti Marelli, Teksid. FCA designs, engineers, manufactures and sells vehicles and related parts and services, components and production systems worldwide through 162 manufacturing facilities, 87 R&D centers, and dealers and distributors in more than 140 countries. Over the past two years Fiat Chrysler Auto (FCA) Group has been working to address the challenges of implementing both metal and polymer AM in the production of actual automotive end-use parts.


The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of Technology and services, and is divided into the four business sectors of Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, Energy and Building Technology. With more than 300 subsidiaries and regional companies in over 60 countries. Bosch representatives from the production plant in Mondeville, France, will present their work over the last 12 months where managers and engineers at the plant have conducted a trial to harness the power of 3D printing. Processes such as designing, prototyping and fabrication of tools for factory workers are a costly and time-consuming process. Additive manufacturing is a tantalizing opportunity to make each stage more efficient.

Local Motors

Local Motors surprised the world when it presented the first vehicle with a fully 3D printed body and it shocked the world showing that this was not just a marketing stunt but the beginning of a radical change in the way vehicles are manufactured. Now Marketing Director Carlo Iacovini anticipates the Company's Strategy for European Expansion of its OLLI 3D Printed Autonomous Vehicle Fleet.


CLEPA brings over 100 of the world's most prominent suppliers for car parts, systems and modules and more than 20 national trade associations and European sector associations. CLEPA represent more than 3,000 companies and cover all products and services within the automotive supply chain. His vision is for the European automotive suppliers to be the leading providers of highly efficient and sustainable mobility worldwide.


Valeo is a multispecialty who offer products to cars and commercial vehicles, manufactures and mechanics. Valeo's service provides a wide range of products, services and accessories for the world of international spare parts, while providing safety, comfort and a unique driving experience. Valeo Servicio also offers innovative tools and services such as diagnostics, training and marketing and sales support to manufacturers, distributors of spares and independent mechanics in more than 150 countries worldwide.


Fersa is a multinational company with over 50 years' experience in the design, manufacture and distribution of complete bearing solutions for the automotive industry worldwide. Fersa equips the world´s leading manufacturers of commercial and off-highway vehicles as well as passenger cars with precision bearings for axles, gearboxes and wheels ends.

Thales Alenia Space

Expertise in designing, integrating, testing, operating and delivering innovative space systems.
Recognized worldwide as benchmarks in delivering communications and navigation services, monitoring our environment and the oceans.


Aernnova is a leading aerostructures company specialized in the design and manufacture of aerostructures and components.
The first Tier 1 in Spain and the 10th worldwide.


Airbus is the worldwide leader in aeronautics, space and related services. They are specialists in designing, manufacturing and delivering aerospace products, services and solutions to customers on a global scale.


The European Space Agency (ESA) mission is to shape the development of Europe's space capability and ensure that investment in space continues to deliver benefits to the citizens of Europe and the world. ESA's job is to draw up the European space programme and carry it through. ESA's programmes are designed to find out more about Earth, its immediate space environment, our Solar System and the Universe, as well as to develop satellite-based technologies and services, and to promote European industries. ESA also works closely with space organisations outside Europe.


ITP is currently the ninth largest aircraft engine and components company in the world by revenue. Ranking among the top one hundred companies in the aerospace industry. ITP includes among its activities the design, research and development, manufacturing and casting, assembly and testing of aeronautical engines. It also provides MRO services for a wide range of engines for regional airlines, business aviation, helicopters, industrial and defence applications.


Energy Division. One of the world's largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is a leading supplier of systems for power generation and transmission as well as medical diagnosis. Focus on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. In infrastructure and industry solutions the company plays a pioneering role.


Intellectual Property in Additive Manufacturing. Novancia trains a new generation of business development managers with dual expertise in both entrepreneurship and commerce and aims to guide them towards professional success. Thierry Raina is a Digital Economy specialist and his research investigates the radical changes that digitisation brings about to businesses, industries, and the economy as a whole. Thierry Rayna is Associate Editor of the International Journal of Manufacturing Technology & Management.

Mobility goes Additive

The international leading network for Additive Manufacturing in the mobility and logistics branch. One of their focal points is on rapid manufacturing of spare parts. The network Mobility goes Additive meets the many challenges by bundling the potentials as the central platform. An important target is the joint development of innovative products and information transfer to increase the shared knowledge. The identification of new businesses, building profitable relationships and exploration of new international markets help to expand the competition of the members.


Its offer covers the whole value chain, from design and construction to operation and maintenance. As one of the leading innovators in the infrastructure sector, Acciona has developed a strong R+D strategy to explore the uses of AM in structural and aesthetic structures, such as ACCIONA's 3d printed bridge in Alcobendas (Spain).


ASTM International is a globally leader in the development and delivery of voluntary consensus standards. ASTM International standards are used around the world for everything from product design and development to accessing markets. ASTM members are individuals, corporations and government representatives who contribute their expertise to influence the standards being set for their industries. Today, over 12,000 ASTM standards are used around the world to improve product quality, enhance health and safety, strengthen market access and trade, and build consumer confidence. The ASTM Committee F42, which comprises over 550 members and represents 26 countries from around the world, will soon present its work at the IN(3D)USTRY conference in Barcelona. There, visitors will be able to learn about the history of F42 and ASTM, as well as the collaborative vision it has with ISO to establish standards for additive manufacturing processes.


Alstom is a world leader in integrated transport systems. As a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the transport sector. Alstom offers a complete range of solutions (from high-speed trains to metros, tramways and e-buses), passenger solutions, customised services (maintenance, modernisation), infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions.


Yuniku belong to Hoya Vision Care manufactures spectacle lenses and optical products worldwide. Yuniku is the world's first vision-centric 3D eyewear made just for the customer. Advanced software calculates the ideal position of the lenses in relation to the customer eyes, and then 3D prints the frame based on those unique parameters.

To Solutions

Additive & Advanced Manufacturers offering solutions


Created in 2015 and based in Silicon Valley, the new HP Inc. combines the heart and energy of a start-up with the scale and power of a Fortune 100 multinational corporation. Backed in nearly 50,000 employees and drawing from a 76-year legacy of engineered innovation, the company is focused on creating a technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere. Through our portfolio of printers, PCs, mobile devices, solutions and services, we engineer experiences that amaze. HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D Printing Technology is set to reinvent design and manufacturing, by unlocking the full potential of 3D printing. More information is available at

"HP is committed to advancing the state-of-the-art of 3D printing with a disruptive technology and an Open Platform that will drive collaborative innovation with materials and software partners. To this end, platforms such as IN(3D)USTRY From Needs to Solutions are key to enabling productive dialog amongst industry players, and encouraging open discussions to resolve common 3D printing industry challenges."

Ramon Pastor - Vice President and General Manager - HP 3D Printing


Materialise incorporates more than 27 years of 3D printing experience into a range of software solutions and 3D printing services, which together form the backbone of the 3D printing industry. Materialise's open and flexible solutions enable players in a wide variety of industries, including healthcare, automotive, aerospace, art and design, and consumer goods, to build innovative 3D printing applications that aim to make the world a better and healthier place. Headquartered in Belgium, with branches worldwide, Materialise combines the largest group of software developers in the industry with one of the largest 3D printing facilities in the world. For additional information, please visit:


During the industrial production of one-off parts and small batches, you can still rely on the name ARBURG. You are assured long-term, trusting co-operation with us!

In industrial additive manufacturing, we are able to draw on our extensive plastics processing and machine construction expertise. Injection moulding companies who wish to expand their portfolio with small batch production benefit from this. Moreover, service providers, prototype engineers and designers can also produce samples and functional components using the freeformer.


Aitiip technological center provides advanced technological services and R & D projects in engineering, prototyping, mold and tool manufacturing, plastics and composite transformation and auxiliary processes for optimum industrialization, with the aim of improving competitiveness and Development of the industrial fabric.

Aitiip makes the development of any new product feasible. It is absolutely committed to the creation of wealth and employment by the industry through INNOVATION.


Hofmann Innovation Iberica S.A. is one of the leaders in technology, constantly growing with the realization of new and sophisticated prototypes for the most exigent sectors working with technologies of 3D printing.

"We're hoping from In3Dustry to raise awareness about our sector and especially for people to bear us in mind as an important and essential link in the product development chain, as well as an alternative for manufacturing short series runs."

Jose Antonio Jaldo Ropero - Managing Director / CEO


Renishaw is a systems manufacturer and solutions provider for additive manufacturing (AM). Our expertise in process development and our experience in using the technology in our own manufacturing operations enable us to provide turn-key and optimised AM solutions for a broad range of applications in industrial and healthcare sectors.

"Here at Renishaw we hope that In(3D)ustry From Needs to Solutions can provide a central meeting point of experts, world leading technologies and innovative companies."

"Metal AM is not necessarily a brand new concept. It has been used for many years now in prototyping and research applications, but the main challenge now is for it to be accepted as an industrial production tool which is capable of reduced human operation and automation."

Iñigo Bereterbide - Additive Manufacturing Product Manager


Ricoh focuses in 3D printing to help the development of the industrial sector. The company offers a comprehensive list of advanced manufacturing and functional prototyping services, focusing on the development of new materials such as polypropylene (PP), polyamide 6 (PA6GB) and polybutylene terephthalate (PBT), widely used in the automotive and aerospace industries because of its important advantages over other materials. 

Ricoh offers a wide range of customized solutions for functional prototyping thanks to a comprehensive service that includes prototyping and manufacturing consulting, design and production (additive and traditional manufacturing and postprocessing).

"At IN(3D)USTRY we will see how the market for AM is evolving towards functional prototyping, rapid tooling and flexible manufacturing models, as well as a need for guidance in designing and materials".
Toshiyuki Yoshioka, Strategic Projects Director of Ricoh España


TRUMPF is a high-tech company offering manufacturing solutions in the fields of machine tools, laser technology, and electronics. We are driving the digital networking of the manufacturing industry through consultation, platform products, and software products.

As an independent family business, we think and act long term. Our creative drive guarantees that we are a continuous force in terms of innovation.


At 3Du, we aim to create optimized parts and tooling for the aerospace industry. We look for pioneering and valuable applications for AM technologies as well as we work together with aerospace companies to review their processes and products portfolio- with the objective to maximise the benefits that such innovative technologies could yield. 
We go through the full change process with an open mind regarding technology - our research and advisory services are constantly scoping for AM innovations and new players so we can select and develop the most adequate solution and sustainable ecosystem for every specific challenge.


The use of Metal Additive manufacturing (MAM), using gas-atomized metal powders as a base material, has become a suitable process to produce parts with complex geometries for  prototyping and short production batches.  Additive manufacturing brings great advantages to several industrial sectors such as aerospace, energy, automotive, petrochemical, tools and consumer goods.    


Aplicacions Industrials i de Disseny Avançades.

Our goal is to bring the most reliable and advanced engineering applications to the end user, from the highest level of abstraction in the early stages of design to the last quality detail in the final production.


AIRK is a Spanish technology company headquartered in Barcelona. It manufactures the most versatile professional unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), also known as drones.
AIRK is especialized in multirrotor drones, having now their first commercial drones family: AIRK® FireClouds.


Alma Medical Imaging was founded in June 2005 in the city of Barcelona with the aim of researching, developing and commercializing software products for all types of medical applications. Our Research Department participates in the design, development and evaluation of the next generation of computational tools to support the medical experts. Alma works closely with Universities, Research Centers, Hospitals and Development Centers of industrial partners. Innovation is the central element of our company philosophy. At Alma we contribute to the development of new technologies for all medical disciplines.


As one of Canada's premier 3D printing companies, we offer a wide range of rapid prototyping services that turn digital models into 3D prototypes via additive manufacturing technologies such as FDM, SLS, SLA and DMLS.


GRUPO AyS, leader in Spain with more than 20 years of experience in integration and implementation of engineering, training, manufacturing and process software.


The International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE) is a research organization created in 1987 at the heart of the prestigious Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) as a partnership between the Government of Catalonia and UPC, in cooperation with UNESCO. The aim of CIMNE is the development of numerical methods and computational techniques for advancing knowledge and technology in engineering and applied sciences.  


Metal 3D Printing Partner for Additive Manufacturing. Achieve the optimal approach for the industry's efficient metal part production. SLM Solutions' extensive experience and technical know-how will help drive innovative product developments and support competitive creativity.


Cunicode is a design studio for 3DPrint & creative fabrication; Exploring scenarios of creation, production and consumption through design, digital fabrication & 3D Printing.
We believe in the popularization of design tools & processes to lower the entry barriers to the world of making things.

The way things are made is changing, so, the way things are designed will change as well.

Cunicode designs inspiring objects and services to be produced digitally.


Eurecat is the Technology Centre of Catalonia. Provides the industrial and business sector with differential technology and advanced expertise.


3D printing platform for training and education sector. "3D Printing for everyone"


3D printing platform for training and education sector. "3D Printing for everyone"


The Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC) conducts excellent interdisciplinary research at the frontiers of engineering and life sciences in order to generate new knowledge by putting together fields like nanomedicine, biophysics, biotechnology, tissue engineering and the applications of health information technology.


The company was established in January 2000, in a small garage in Terrassa, in Barcelona County. In less than a year there were already 4 people on staff. Gradually, the company grew up to its current 20 employees.

Currently, the company develops its activity in an area of almost 1,000 m2 (increasing this year) and has the latest technology in equipment: 4 laser sintering machines with polyamide powder, 7 vacuum castling machines, a carpentry workshop, a mechanic shop with lathe, milling machine, conventional vertical drill, blasting machines, etcetera.


Integral Innovation Experts specialists in Industry 4.0. We provide solutions to companies in an intelligent and connected world.


An SME dedicated to the Maker Pro sector in Additive manufaturing, for campanies, geeks and specialists. Their offer is based in products easy to build, working on the concept DIY (do it your self) and support with formation online.


IAM 3D Hub wants to become a meeting point and a shared work center for private companies, public agents and research centres at local and international level.

The Hub is designed for the integration and coordination of economic activity in the AM / 3DP innovation ecosystem of Catalonia and for developing strong ties with AM / 3DP European and worldwide ecosystems.

It is a good starting point for structuring and empowering the RIS3 Community and can from the beginning act as a tractor engine to promote and link with other value-added investments in Catalonia.

IAM 3D Hub aims to accelerate the adoption and development of additive manufacturing and 3D printing technologies in the European Union manufacturing sectors as an alternative way to design, develop and manufacture new competitive products and services that strengthens their competitiveness.




The Laser Zentrum Nord understands itself as the connecting element between research and industrial applications of additive and supplementing technologies. The LightExperts commit themselves to the "Light Engineering by 3D Printing" from the idea through the innovative and resource efficient light design to the manufacturing of the final product.


At Lubrizol, we combine complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality of customers' products while reducing their environmental impact.


At Maier3D we help you introduce 3D printing into your company. The possibilities of this technology for your projects are endless and exciting.

We are authorized distributors of printers and 3D scanners from 3DSystems, the world leader in 3D printing. We also have Zortrax and Dynamical Tools machines.

Our team of experts and 3D printing specialists will advise you to find the best solutions for your projects.


We consider ourselves as connecting link between Powder Metallurgy and Additive Manufacturing. Therefore, we develop, produce, process and distribute metal powders for the various 3D printing processes. Besides commonly applied materials like stainless steel or aluminium alloys we also look for individual customer requirements – according to special powder specifications or according to special requirements on property profiles of the materials.

Natural robotics

Both have a long trajectory linked to 3D printing. Norbert Rovira is the founder of the 3D Printing user community in Barcelona, active since 2013. Héctor Esteller, in addition to be one of the most active members of the same community, has a long experience designing and making machines, including 3D printers.
3D Printing has a long way to evolve until the machines are as easy to use as the rest of appliances. This is why our objective is to design and make our own models, thought to be easy to use and with special focus on technical support and maintenance.

Optimus 3D

Develop of mock-up and innovative final parts for automovite, aeronautics and medical.


Company member of Grupo Pantur. Their beginnings were on 2008. On 2011 with own identity (Smd 3D Pantur) started the expansion, with the incorporation of new manufactory, to satisfy the fast and competitive market demand.

"For us a new event means new expectations for business."

Carles Martinez Huete - CEO




RangeVision is an international company developing structured-light 3D scanners since 2010.


GPAINNOVA is created with the aim of providing solutions in the field of product design and developement for jewelry industry. As product engineering, GPAinnova specializes in the design and developement of machinery for precious metals finishing, specifically gold and silver.


Comprehensive 3D technology platform. We are official distributors of 3dsystems

SIMBIM Solutions

SIMBIM® Solutions in collaboration with its international partners will present Open-BIM workflow in real action! This show simulates a local architectural/engineering office working continuously with 4 different software developing a single project, at the same time that they are collaborating with external consultants through openBIM standards using IFC, BCF, etc. In this reality show you will see how different disciplines can collaborate and integrate process of project development. Come and visit us from 23rd to 26th of May 2017, get a real experience of openBIM workflow, and take your copy of openBIM magazine!


It was born in 2005 presenting an extensive line of products and services designed to meet the technological needs of your company.
- Additive Manufacturing
- Rapid prototyping
- Digitalized 3D
- 3d print


We work on personal making as an opportunity to develop your ideas and do for yourself things until recently unthinkable. We are a young, different, innovative and open company and act as a bridge between the communities that create software, hardware and personal open source machines. National manufacturers of professional 3D printers for companies and organizations that want to use them with a professional service guarantee. 

Generalitat de Catalunya

The Catalan Government is committed to creating ideal conditions for businesses, to fostering talent, innovation and technological progress, and to strengthening strategic sectors that boost regional competitiveness, by promoting the application of advanced technologies to their manufacturing processes, such as additive & advanced manufacturing technologies. Catalan companies today stand out for being active, innovative, export oriented and competitive. The Catalan Government supports the presence of Catalan companies at the IN(3D)USTRY From Needs to Solutions with the goal of promoting international growth and business expansion.


AEMAC is a non-profit organization constituted by the integration of Companies, Research Centers, Universities and Professionals engaged in activities related to composite materials.

Represents the sector of composites in Spain, being the forum of communication for the scientific, technical and business community in research, development and innovation. It favors actions aimed at positioning the association as an entity representative of the general interests of professionals related to the activity. AEMAC promotes vocational training, manages the dissemination of knowledge and encourages the consumption and correct use of composite materials in all sectors of application.


Aimplas has more than 25 years of experience in offering solutions to companies of the plastics industry (manufacturers of raw materials, processors and end users). Its service comprises the development of integral and customised solutions by coordinating and developing R&D projects, technical assistance, analysis and testing, competitive intelligence and training.


Italian Association of Dentists.


The Spanish association of Rapid Manufacturing (ASERM) constituted on July 2004 with the goal to be the meeting point of the main agents that are in the camps of Advanced manufacturing , from business, institute technologies , universities, schools, as agents from the system which promote R+D in Spain.

We understand Rapid Manufacturing as techniques, technologies and methods that permit rapid, flexible and competitive fabrication of pieces, from prototypes to matrix or final products directly from electronic information.


Ateneus de fabricació are athenaeum-like spaces promoted by Barcelona City Council that are open for everyone. Here, you can learn and experiment with the world of digital fabrication. We have machines and qualified personnel to help and support your project, and host activities related to the social and solidarity economy, where sharing is the model. This is based around the idea of use rather than ownership, because sharing is also a business model, a city model and a way of life.


La ASOCIACIÓN VALENCIANA DE EMPRESARIOS DE PLÁSTICOS se constituye en una Entidad Profesional voluntaria de conformidad con lo dispuesto en la Ley 19/1977, de 1 de Abril, si bien desde mediados de los años 50 vení­a actuando como Agrupación de Transformadores de Plásticos.
AVEP, en la actualidad, acoge a más de 110 empresas del sector transformador de plásticos. Goza de plena personalidad jurí­dica y autonomí­a administrativa, pudiendo ser titular de toda clase de Derechos y Obligaciones. Su carácter es estrictamente profesional, excluye los fines lucrativos, y su funcionamiento se regula por principios democráticos, constituyéndose por tiempo ilimitado.


CECIMO is the European Association representing the common interests of the Machine Tool Industries globally and at EU level. We bring together 15 National Associations of machine tool builders, which represent approximately 1300 industrial enterprises in Europe (EU + EFTA + Turkey), over 80% of which are SMEs. CECIMO covers 98% of total Machine Tool production in Europe and about 36% worldwide. It accounts for almost 150,000 employees and a turnover of more than €24 billion in 2016. Approximately 75% of CECIMO production is shipped abroad, whereas around half of it is exported outside Europe. CECIMO assumes a key role in determining the strategic direction of the European machine tool industry and promotes the development of the sector in the fields of economy, technology and science.


The Spanish plastics Centre is a non-profit association, founded in 1953, with the mission of contributing to knowledge and establishment of a responsible culture in the proper use of plastic materials. Since its establishment the Spanish plastics Centre has been a national association, which gradually became a reference institution in terms of associative character of plastic materials in Spain.

In 2015, the CEP became Innovative Business Group, and in 2016 earned the Bronze Label certification Spanish first cluster of Plastics and Composites.


Capital goods manufacturers who form a transverse sector, being characterised by our own technologies and who are able to obtain significant benefits through the coordination of our activities.

We can influence the productive sectors of our clients obtaining the following benefits: synergy in the innovation of processes, increasing the productivity of processes, improving the adaptability of production systems, decreasing environmental impacts and energy consumption.

We are value added companies, mainly funded with Catalan capital bases with a long history and some of them have become multinationals and/or leaders in their respective sectors.


The Association of Interior Designers and Decorators of Catalonia aims, firstly, to enforce the legislation of a professional nature. Also as a group must remain open to evolution and improvement of the profession, without forgetting that the school exists based on the professional group and this has, in the General Assembly, the highest authority.



The Association of Technical Industrial Engineers of Barcelona (ENGINYERS BCN) has the fundamental goal of ensuring that the actions of its members give an answer to the interests and needs of society with regards to the professional activities of technical industrial engineering and, especially, to guarantee that good practices and the profession's code of ethics are observed.

Also, the Association has the goal to regulate, represent and defend the profession and the professional interest of its members.

Enginyers Industrials de Catalunya

This institution founded in 1863 wants to support industrial engineers and society in general, offering a wide range of services that help these professionals to better develop themselves in different areas: the professional, the familiar and the social one. The prestige of this institution lies on the contribution of these professionals to the development of our country and its technological progress.


Is an organization formed to bring together engineers, where can be informed, receive consultancy services, legal service, discounts on courses and programs, organization of activities, job offers, entrepreneurship programs and a space to meet.


The Federation of Regional Growth Actors in Europe (FEDRA) is a non-profit Brussels-based regional and EU Affairs expertise hub aiming at promoting European regional assets, boosting its members' economic growth. Its main aim is not only to "bridge the gap" between the EU bubble and outstanding regional actors, but also to communicate with 20.000 key regional influencers in more than 300 European regions. To do so, FEDRA creates bottom-up and concrete projects to support and revitalise growth and competitiveness in the European regions, more specifically through their actors, such as SMEs, enterprises, public bodies, start-ups, business schools, universities or research centres. In line with this approach, we have several members and partners coming from the private, public and academic sectors.

Fundació BCN

The mission of the BCN Professional Training Foundation is to participate in the socio-economic development of the city, by fostering the relationship between the professional training of the city and the productive environment of the metropolitan area, enhancing professional training adequate and compatible with the needs Of the productive system facilitating the transition to the world of treball and the full integration of the students, through the realization and management of projects and the execution of specific actions directed at companies and training centers.


The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) is a center for research, education, production and dissemination, with the mission to shape the future habitat and build it in the present. IAAC follows the digital revolution at all scales (from bits to geography, from micro-controllers to cities, from materials to the territory) to expand the boundaries of architecture and design and meet the challenges faced by humanity. IAAC is an experimental and experiential center where one learns by doing, through a test methodology that promotes real solutions. Fab Lab Barcelona at IAAC was the first fabrication laboratory founded in the European Union in 2007, and the home of the global coordination of the Fab Academy program, in collaboration with the Fab Foundation and the MIT's Center for Bits and Atoms, turning it into a world leading lab for the Fab Lab Network in collaboration with the Fab Foundation.


IN(3D)USTRY From Needs to Solutions will convert Barcelona in the World Capital on Advanced and Additive Manufacturing! Companies with the Best Solutions, Entrepreneurs with Disruptive Innovations, Science Parks and Technology Centers, and Users from different Verticals on Automotive, Aeronautics, Retail & Consumer Goods and Healthcare will create a unique ecosystem in the world during the event.

Josep Miquel Piqué - Vice President of IASP


"Innovation that can facilitate more flexibility in the manufacturing as well as more productivity of things that are clearly needed in many industrial sector, particularly in the automotive industry. So these fare comes in a very great and it's a tremendous opportunity for managers of the industry to reflect about the potential of this process and also on how to experiment with it, because if this portion of the manufacturing processes it will be critical to stay there and to dominate this type of technology."

Pedro Nueno - Professor at IESE and President of the CEIBS


Materfad , materials center of Barcelona, is developing a technology research and monitoring in the field of new materials and provides consulting and training services to businesses, professionals, universities and technology centers.

Materfad Barcelona has a global network of affiliated centers who share mission and objectives: Materfad Aguascalientes, downtown materials UAA ( Mexico ), Materfad Valparaiso University in Valparaiso (Chile ), Materfad Medellin, University Pontifical Bolivariana and Materfad Guadalajara, Mexico MIND.

Consorcio Nacional de Industriales del Caucho

The National Consortium of Rubber Industries is the Spanish Rubber Industry Business Organization, sectoral interlocutor with Public and Private Administrations and Organizations, both national and international, and is a member - among others - of the rubber organization in Europe, European Tire And Rubber Manufacturers' Association (ETRMA), and the Business Federation of the Spanish Chemical Industry (FEIQUE).

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3D natives

3Dnatives was launched in early 2013 with the goal of bringing the wonders of 3D printing and additive manufacturing to the masses. Today, we are a passionate, international team who is working together to make 3Dnatives the first source for all things 3D printing around the world. With more than 200k readers each month, we strive to provide all the latest developments and innovations through our daily posts and articles on our website. In addition, through our 3D printer and 3D scanner Comparator, our Business Directory, and our Job and Events Board,  we are able to give a unique experience that truly makes our website one of a kind.


The 3D printing directory's objective is to unite the world of 3D printing. We believe that 3D printing is the only possible revolution and we see 3D printers - intended as both the machines and those who use the machines - as the building blocks of a future, sustainable super society. A society in which the production capability of every worker is augmented by the machines and that can truly colonize the Earth by living symbiotically with it through technology. For this to happen, the 3D printers of the world must unite.

3D Printing TODAY

Welcome to 3D PrintingTODAY, the comprehensive online directory of suppliers, equipment, groups, development for 3D Printing -- Additive Manufacturing, in Australia & New Zealand. The purpose of this site is to provide a one-stop shop for end users, buyers & suppliers - all interested in 3D Printing. Our simple directory format is searchable by suppliers, equipment ... more

3D TODAY.RU is the leading Russian 3Dprinting media portal, providing local maker community with news from around the world and serving as a meeting place for the maker blogging community. Our site serves Russian-speaking makers at home and abroad, grossing over two million views a month. As we promote closer B2C communication through commercial blogs and on-site retail and manufacturer feedback, we maintain close ties with local producers and sellers of 3D-printers and related technology on the local market, which helps us to stay informed about all that is happening in the world of Russian 3D-printing.

Additive Manufacturing TODAY

Additive manufacturing resources including 3d printing news, videos, events/trade shows and companies using plastic and metal additive manufacturing for Additive Manufacturing Today announced a new directory of colleges and universities with 3D printers on their production 3D printing and additive.


CD3D es el sitio web más grande dedicado a la tecnología de impresión 3D en Polonia. Esta es la fuente de las últimas noticias de la industria, nuevas descripciones de impresoras 3D y estudios de mercado. En el sitio encontrará entrevistas con fabricantes y distribuidores de impresoras 3D y polaco de Polonia y del mundo, eventos y eventos, así como numerosos expertos de las principales impresoras 3D.


Three years ago we created as a way to bring the world of 3D printing into the Italian market and Italian 3D printing companies into the global 3D printing scenario. Today is a respected and trusted source of information, growing rapidly together with one of the world's most dynamic and interesting 3D printing market.

Interempresas media

Since its founding in 1992, Nova Àgora has been at the forefront of industrial B2B communication technology, and is currently one of the most important groups in the Spanish and Latin American publishing market, with a leading position in the field of new technologies Of information and communication between professionals. Nova Àgora publishes multimedia magazines (paper + Internet) in different formats for more than 40 sectors of industry and distribution. The portal, with an average audience of more than 600,000 monthly visits and about 3 million page views per month, is by far the main B2B portal in Spanish language, with a multisectoral character



MANUFACTURING TOMORROW is an Online Trade Magazine featuring Products, Companies, News, Articles and Events for the Advanced Manufacturing, Factory. A News and Information Resource for the Advanced Manufacturing and Factory Automation Industry. Daily News Stories, Products, Industry Tools, Hundreds of .


PRIMANTE 3D tells you everything you need to know about the 3D printer. ... to enter our homes with amazing breeding and creative abilities.


Rapid Prototyping & Additive Manufacturing Resources Including: 3D Printer & 3D Printing News, Manufacturing News, Industry Videos and Events/Trade ..

Organizers & Partners

Ajuntament de Barcelona | Barcelona Activa

Barcelona Activa is integrated in the Area of Employment, Enterprise and Tourism at Barcelona City Council; it is responsible for promoting the economic development of the city, designing and implementing employment policies for citizens, and encouraging the development of a diversified local economy.

For the last 30 years it has been a driving force behind Barcelona and its hinterland's economic activity, supporting policies to develop employment, entrepreneurship and business, while promoting the city and its strategic sectors internationally, but from a regional perspective.


Leitat is a Technological Institute that collaborates with companies and institutions to generate technological transfer in R + D + 2i, with economic and social value.


Tecnalia Corporation is a Technology Corporation set up in 2001 with the principal aim of contributing towards the development of the economic and social environment by means of the use and promotion of Technological Innovation through the development and dissemination of Research in an international context.This Strategic Alliance was prompted by the initiative of Inasmet, Labein and Robotiker who committed themselves to joining forces in the interests of increased size that would give Tecnalia higher levels of competitiveness on the market and achieve:

A Critical mass to enable it to compete

Market and Technology Specialization

Technological Excellence

Integrated and Multi-disciplinary Projects

A value contribution for its clients that will be reflected in their business results or in the well-being of society

The initiative drew other technology centres in the area and was joined by a continuous stream of new members.

The technology centres Azti, Neiker and Tecnalia Research & Innovation are now part of it.


Noumena is a collective group focused on design, research and education based in Spain, with nodes in Austria, India and Italy. We investigate between the boundaries of new digital paradigms and design strategies applied to architecture, robotics and fabrication, through a hands-on and experimental approach.

Founded in 2011 by Aldo Sollazzo and Matteo Di Sora, Noumena promotes experimentation in every task, pushing its own boundaries beyond conventional design limits.

We embrace data-driven design, mixing environmental strategies with computational thinking from urban scale to robotic fabrication.

Noumena leads and coordinates several international events and activities such as workshops, competitions and exhibitions, establishing a networking workflow based on open-innovation.

Besides that, we provide external services of consultancy, bringing our skills into other environments, offering our experience on computation and fabrication to external projects.

Fira Barcelona

"IN(3D)USTRY From Needs to Solutions is a global, state-of-the-art event of the Additive & Advanced Manufacturing Industry, where visitors will discover, meet, see, touch and learn from industry experts. For the first time, an additive manufacturing event will provide real interaction between users and manufacturers to foster learning from the needs of today´s and future markets. A new concept where Industrial End-Users present their challenges to the Additive & Advanced Manufacturing Industry in search of real and groundbreaking solutions".

Miquel Serrano - Director of IN(3D)USTRY