March 7-8, 2023   l   University of Texas at El Paso

All sessions will be held in the Hotel Paso Del Norte Ballroom (2nd Floor)

*All agenda items are subject to change

March 6

Time Session Location
TBA No Host Evening Gathering TBA

March 7

Time Session Speaker
800 Kickoff/Welcome Brandon Ribic, America Makes
830 The Need for Microsecond Transparency in Metal Laser Powder Bed Fusion Keynote: Ryan Wicker, Keck Center
900 Joint Metal Additive Database Definition (JMADD) Joel White, National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR)
930 AMNOW George Barnych, NCDMM
1000 Networking Break
1030 Qualification Requirements for Additive Manufacturing Processes Dennis Harwig, Edison Welding Institute (EWI)
1100 Data-Driven Qualification for Additive Manufacturing Joy Gockel, Colorado School of Mines
1130 Additive Manufacturing Phase 2, Application Development and Material Study Ross Brown, Marotta Controls
1200 Lunch/Networking Break
1300 America Makes CORE Joe Veranese, NCDMM
1330 Advancing DRIVE AM – Keck Center at UTEP Jose Coronel, UTEP Keck Center
1400 Robotic Directed Energy Deposition & Digital Twin Duckbong Kim, Tennessee Technological University
1430 Drive AM – Advanced Knowledge at Your Fingertips Jorge Mireles, UTEP
1500 Closing Remarks 
1515 Tours at UTEP Keck Center
1800 Networking Reception Hotel Paso del Norte

March 8

Time Session Speaker
800 Welcome Brandon Ribic, America Makes
815 Industry Day Announcement Brandon Ribic, America Makes
845 The Global Test Artifact Data Exchange Program – A New Paradigm in Data Pedigree Hunter Taylor, Tailored Alloys & UTEP
915 Digital Light Processing – Flame Smoke Toxicity Allyson Cox, University of Dayton Research Institute (UDRI)
945 Generation of Additive Material Allowables for Ti-6Al-4V (GAMAT) Baily Thomas, Boeing Research and Technology
1015 Networking Break
1045 Maturation of HDH Powder Production Study Nicholas Cunningham & Jess K. Smith, ATI Specialty Alloys and Components
1115 Advancing DRIVE AM – Aerospace Center Joel Quintana, UTEP Aerospace and Defense Design Center
1145 Site-Specific Cold Spray Implementation Approval and Building Best Practices for Future Implementations Gino Spinos, NCDMM; Hannah Murray, Telgian Consulting
1215 Lunch/Networking Break
1330 The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: Smart AM Part Qualification with Modeling, Sensing & Analytics Prahalada Rao, Virginia Tech
1400 RIA Robotic DED System – Digital Twin Setup & Capability Demonstration Dennis Harwig, Edison Welding Institute (EWI)
1430 Acceleration of Large-Scale Additive Manufacturing (ALSAM) Christoper D. Immer, GE Research Center
1500 Networking Break 
1530 Thermal Aging Study for Additively Manufactured F357 Aluminum Francisco Medina, UTEP
1600 Panel Discussion: What Technology Advancements will Lead to Reproducible Parts? Moderator: Francisco Medina, UTEP; Panelist: TBD
1715 Closing Remarks Thank You for Joining Us!