CMCC to hold prototyping conference


AUBURN – The New England Rapid Prototyping Center at Central Maine Community College will hold a National Rapid Prototyping Additive Manufacturing Regional Workshop from 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 8, at the CMCC campus. The cost of the workshop is $50 and includes lunch.

Rapid prototyping is a common name given to related technologies that are used to fabricate physical objects from 3D CAD data sources by bonding materials to form objects. The objective of the workshop is to focus attention on the benefits and innovative uses of rapid prototyping and 3D printing, including its applications in manufacturing, architectural, medical and art.

The workshop is sponsored by the National Science Foundation.

For more information or to register, contact Jennifer Lyons, Central Maine Community College Corporate and Community Services Department at 755-5280 or 1-800-891-2002, ext. 280; e-mail [email protected], or visit