MMX 2022 Agenda

Last Updated: August 15
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700 Exhibits Open
NETWORKING BREAKFAST
830 MMX Day 1 Welcome
America Makes State of the Union, John Wilczynski, Executive Director
900 DoD Priorities for Manufacturing Science and Technology, Dr. Kevin Geiss, Air Force Research Laboratory
930 Everything Had To Be Invented… Everything. Building The World’s First Antifragile Industrial Base. Kevin Czinger, Divergent 
1000 U.S. Manufacturing Priorities Overview – Dr. Susan Helper, White House Council of Economic Advisors
1030 Building and Scaling Additive Manufacturing Supply Chains PANEL: Greg Hayes, EOS; Jeff Hemenway, Stratasys; Rick Lucas, ExOne; Samantha Snabes, re3d; Moderated by Kimberly Gibson.
1115 Diamond Speaker Slot, Jeannine Kunz, SME
1130 Exhibits Open
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1200 Exhibits Open
NETWORKING LUNCH BREAK
1300 Exhibits Open
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1330 Additive Manufacturing in the U.S. Air Force – Perspectives and Opportunities, Dr. Charles D. Ormsby, AFRL 
1400 America Makes Director Panel – Ask the Institute Anything! PANEL: Technology Director Brandon Ribic PhD., EWD Director Josh Cramer and Ecosystem Director Kimberly Gibson. Moderated by Executive Director John Wilczynski.
1500 Emerging Innovations in Additive Manufacturing Research, Kevin Chou, National Science Foundation
1530 The Critical Role of Public Private Partnerships for Manufacturing Innovation – Michael McGrath, McGrath Analytics, LLC
1600 Ten Years of Strategic Investments, PANEL: Dennis Butcher PhD., Jennifer Fielding, and Adam Hicks, all of AFRL. Hosted by Tracy Frost.
1645 AMBASSADORS/COLLABORATION AWARDS
1700 Exhibits Open
NETWORKING RECEPTION
1900 Event Closes – Day 1
0700 Exhibits Open
NETWORKING BREAKFAST
0830 MMX Day 2 Welcome
Executive Committee Update, John Wilczynski, Executive Committee Chair 
0900 A Decade of Accelerated Growth – Terry Wohlers, Wohlers Associates, powered by ASTM International 
0930 DoE Developments and Collaboration Opportunities in Additive Manufacturing, Michael Kirka, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
1000 Additive Manufacturing Standards Collaborative – Roadmap V3 Kick Off, Brandon Ribic, PhD., America Makes 
1030 Ten Years of Managing the Mission PANEL: Ed Morris, Ralph Resnick, Rob Gorham, John Wilczynski. Moderated by Debbie Holton, ASME.
1130 Exhibits Open
NETWORKING
1200 Exhibits Open
NETWORKING LUNCH BREAK
1300 Exhibits Open
NETWORKING
1330 Additive Manufacturing for Space Applications – Launch, Rentry, Extraterrestial, and the Space Economy – Richard Russell, NASA
1400 Roadmap Advisory Group – Strategic Objectives, Brian Thompson, GE Additive
1430 Additive Manufacturing as Enabler of Medical Manufacturing, Dr. Beth Ripley, Department of Veterans Affairs 
1500 Additive Manufacturing Workforce Townhall – Strategies, Best Practices and Perspectives
1545 Scaling Technology Innovation through the Manufacturing USA Network PANEL: Chuck Brandt, ARM Institute, Federico Sciammarella, MxD, Jonathan Wise, CESMII. Moderated by Michael Molnar
1630 Commercializing Additive Manufacturing Technology – Successes and Opportunities, Laurie Moncrieff, ATSI
1700 Closing Remarks – Event Closes – Day 2