Stratasys and SME Give Students Hands-On 3D Printing Experience, Helping Them Prepare for STEM-Related Careers

Tommy Tran and Adolfo Diaz of Hastings High School in Nebraska present their design concept to the judges

The 51st annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference, held in Louisville, Kentucky, added a new and exciting competition to its lineup this year. Fourteen teams representing various states across the U.S. joined Stratasys and SME for the first annual Additive Manufacturing Competition … [Read more...]

Stratasys Reshaping Aerospace, Education, Entertainment and More at RAPID 2015: Exclusive Video Interviews!

Terry Hoppe, Director of Applications Engineering at Stratasys, gives Bright Minds students a tour of the Stratasys booth on the exhibition floor.

RAPID celebrated its 25th anniversary in Long Beach, California. This year’s exposition showcased close to 200 exhibitors from all facets of the additive manufacturing industry. Stratasys was a proud sponsor of RAPID 2015 and winner of the People’s Choice Award for best exhibit, which recognized the … [Read more...]

Innovative Product Designs Honored in 2015 Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge

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We’re pleased to announce the winners of the 11th annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge. This worldwide contest gives students in secondary and post-secondary educational institutions the opportunity to redesign an existing product or to create a new product that improves how a task is ac … [Read more...]

Stratasys Introduces 3D Printing Curriculum for Vocational, College and University Educators

Students at Temasek Polytechnic in Singapore learn about the basics of 3D printing using Stratasys’ education curriculum

In my travels across the world with Stratasys, I have been fortunate to speak with many professors, educators and thought leaders on the importance of formal and non-formal 3D printing education. Skills and experience related to 3D printing are already in demand and will exponentially grow across a … [Read more...]

Streamlined Kitesurfing Board Uses Stratasys 3D Printed Parts To Attempt Record Channel Crossing

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Harnessing the power of both sea and wind, five kite-surfers are attempting to cross the Bristol Channel in a world’s first, while their competitors aim to reach the same destination overland by car. The team’s unique kitesurfing boards were produced by 3D printing using a Fortus 3D Productio[Read more...]

Watford Grammar School for Girls Wins 3D Printing Workshop, Presenting New Opportunities to Young Innovators

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Where is the next generation of innovators coming from? A good place to find them is Watford Grammar School – founded in 1704.  A team of Watford students not only placed first in the WIRED Next Generation app contest, but the school also won a prize for submitting the most quality entries to the co … [Read more...]

11th Annual Stratasys Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge Now Accepting Entries

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Stratasys is pleased to announce the opening of the 11th annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge. Open to students worldwide, this annual 3D printing challenge invites students in Engineering, Design and Art, or Architecture to create a new product that improves how a task is accomplished o … [Read more...]

McGill’s RoboSub Torpedoes Design Boundaries with 3D Printing

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McGill Robotics will take part in the 17th Annual International RoboSub Competition, July 28 - August 3, 2014 Bringing together over 100 students from more than a dozen university disciplines, the McGill Robotics team is fired up for their next competition! Veterans of robotics contests spons[Read more...]

3D Printing Unleashes Creativity at UMN’s Toy Product Design Class Hosted by MIT Alumnus Barry Kudrowitz

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Every year, the Toy Product Design class at the University of Minnesota, taught by MIT alumnus and inventor Barry Kudrowitz, hosts an event called Playsentations. The Playsentations are a set of presentations that combine theatrical and live demonstrations of toys created by students at the Unive … [Read more...]

The Winners of the 10th Annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Contest

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The wait is over! Stratasys has announced the winners of the 10th annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge. The panel of judges, all industry experts, had a difficult task choosing the top three winners from among the 10 finalists in each category. Thank you to all of the instructors and studen … [Read more...]