We regularly host events at the Centre in order to demonstrate additive manufacturing technology to businesses.

Additive manufacturing often grabs headlines, as in the case of this chocolate making machine developed at the University of Exeter.

News and events

We regularly host events at the Centre in order to demonstrate additive manufacturing technology to businesses.

Upcoming events

Past events

6 July 2011: An insight into Additive Layer Manufacturing

Supported by South West Manufacturing Advisory Service.

8 July 2011: Grow your business – innovative product development

Supported by South West Business Link.

11 September: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

25 July: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

18 July: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

19 June: Plymouth Manufacturers Group - Special PMG Resource Efficiency Group

Free to all members of the Plymouth Manufacturers Group to be held at the University of Exeter

13 June: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

18 April: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

07 February: A 1 day training Course at EADS - 3D printing workshop

A Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises based within the South West of the UK

05 December: EEF the manufacturers’ organisation - Open Morning for South West Businesses

This is a half day open event for all SMEs based within the Southwest who would like to know more about Additive Layer Manufacturing

08 November: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

26 July: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

03 July: The West of England Aerospace Forum (WEAF) event

A great opportunity for Aerospace companies across the South West to network, learn and discuss the current and future capabilities of Additive Layer manufacturing (ALM).

26 June: 3D printing Creative Workshop

An opportunity for artists and creative businesses to attend a training course at CALM

20 June: 3D printing Creative Workshop

An opportunity for artists and creative businesses to attend a training course at CALM

19 June: 3D printing Creative Workshop

An opportunity for artists and creative businesses to attend a training course at CALM

15 June: Centre for Additive Manufacturing (CALM) - Open Morning for South West Businesses

This is a half day open event for all SMEs based within the Southwest who would like to know more about Additive Layer Manufacturing

17 May: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

13 March: Centre for Additive Manufacturing (CALM) - Open Morning for South West Businesses

This is a half day open event for all SMEs based within the Southwest who would like to know more about Additive Layer Manufacturing

07 March: Environmental South West iNet Event

Carbon Matters: Creating Tomorrow’s Low Carbon Technologies for the Manufacturing Sector

23 February: iNet Biomedical event

CALM to host the South West Biomedical iNet event. This event will be an opportunity to learn more about Additive Layer Manufacturing and see what potential ALM holds for the medical sector.

17 February: Centre for Additive Manufacturing (CALM) - Open Morning for South West Businesses

This is a half day open event for all SMEs based within the Southwest who would like to know more about Additive Layer Manufacturing

26 January: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

14 December: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

13 December: Plymouth Manufacturers Group - Breakfast Meeting

Free to all members of the Plymouth Manufacturers Group to be held at CALM

24 November: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

25 October: 3D printing workshop

Free training course for Small and Medium Enterprises at CALM

16 September: CALM official grand opening

The Centre for Additive Layer Manufacturing's official opening event

Media coverage

Because of the innovative nature of items that can be produced using additive layer manufacturing, stories related to the work of CALM often find their way into the news. Here are some examples:

CALM-specific stories

June 2013

May 2013

September 2012

July 2012

March 2012

January 2012

October 2011

September 2011

July 2011

June 2011

General additive manufacturing articles

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