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3D printing of biomaterials

2nd seminar hosted by VTT and FPInnovations


Session 1, 11:00-12:00 Market opportunities

Lunch 12:00-13:00

Session 2, 13:00-14:30 Technology and beyond

Coffee break 14:30-15:00

Session 3, 15:00-16:30 Novel applications


3D Printing of Biomaterials


11:00 Welcome
Katariina Torvinen, Research Manager, VTT


11:05 Opening remarks
Jussi Manninen, Executive Vice President, VTT


11:10 KEYNOTE: Current developments and opportunities in 3D printing
Marta Piotrowska, Research Manager, Frost & Sullivan


11:40 3D printing as an enabler for innovations in transformer insulation production
Lukasz Matysiak, Principal Scientist, ABB


12:00 Lunch break


13:00 KEYNOTE: 3D printing technologies and state of the art
Jouni Partanen, Professor, Advanced Production Methods, Aalto University


13:30 Exploring the application of 3D printing in forest products industry
Gary Li, Research Scientist, FPInnovations


13:50 Products, not prototypes, the lean way to market?
Lars Sandberg, Project Manager, BillerudKorsnäs


14:10 Novum H2020 project – case 3d printing of biomaterials in industry
Riitta Noponen, Sales and Marketing Manager, 3DTech


14:30 Coffee break


15:00 KEYNOTE: Cell-Instructive Nanocellulose Bioinks for 3D Bioprinting of Soft Tissue
Erdem Karabulut, Researcher, Chalmers University of Technology



15:30 Novel applications for 3D-printable biomaterials
Panu Lahtinen, Senior Scientist, VTT


15:50 3D printing of bio-based medical devices
Gary Chinga Carrasco, Lead Scientist, Biocomposites, RISE PFI


16:10 Additive manufacturing by the use of wood chip concrete
Klaudius Henke, Research associate, Chair of Timber Structures and Building Construction, Technical University of Munich

Ankit A. Shukla

Lukasz Matysiak

Jouni Partanen

Riitta Noponen

Paul Gatenholm

Panu Lahtinen

Klaudius Henke

Gary Li