America Makes Technical Review & Exchange (TRX)


March 14 - March 15
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


El Paso, TX


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America Makes will hold its next Technical Review & Exchange (TRX) on March 14-15, 2018 at the Tomás Rivera Conference Center at The University of Texas at El Paso.


The America Makes Technical Review and Exchange (TRX) is an opportunity for you to gather and discuss America Makes projects at an in-depth, technical level. At this event you can expect to dive into a deeper level of technical information regarding each of the collaborative projects on the agenda.


Project Status Updates | Close-out Reports | Networking

During TRX, project status report-outs will be delivered in a conversational and flexible environment to enable engagement and interaction with those attending. Networking breaks will be given to encourage networking and collaboration between members and non-members.

The America Makes projects being presented over these two days represent the Materials and Processes swim-lanes of the America Makes Technology Roadmap.

Project status report-outs will be given on the following projects:

  • 3003 High Performance Additive Manufactured Thermoplastics
  • 3009 Additive Manufacturing Build Interruption Effects
  • 4058 Optimal Design and AM of Complex Internal Core Structures for High Performance Aerial Vehicle Production
  • 4059 Biomimetic Multijet Materials
  • 4061 Multi-functional BAAM: Big Area AM with Multi-Purpose Wire Embedding
  • 4062 MULTI-Source/Feedstock/Meter-Scale Metal AM Machine
  • 4063 AM for Metal Casting
  • 4064 Multimaterial 3D Printing of Electronics and Structures

Tours are scheduled for the W. M. Keck Center and NASA MIRO Center for Space Exploration & Technology Research on Thursday March 15.


All America Makes members and prospective members are welcome to attend TRX. America Makes encourages attendees to be more technically inclined individuals because we have structured the content to be presented and shared at the event to speak to this audience.

Eventbrite - America Makes TRX @ UTEP 2018


The final agenda is available here.


The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP)
Tomás Rivera Conference Center
Union Building East
3rd Floor – Room 308
500 W. University Ave.
El Paso, TX 79968


TRX attendees should park at the Sun Bowl Parking Garage on campus, free of charge.

Parking elsewhere will not guarantee free or non-ticketed parking. All parking tickets will be the responsibility of the attendee/guest.

Click here for a map of UTEP.


The University of Texas at El Paso, has negotiated rates at the Hilton Garden Inn El Paso/University. Please call the hotel direct and ask for Lark or Angie to assist in making your reservation and ask for the UTEP Rate.


El Paso Visitor Center Website.
University of Texas at El Paso Website.
Keck Center Website.

Eventbrite - America Makes TRX @ UTEP 2018


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