Agenda Subject to Change
All times are local to Huntsville, AL | Last updated 10/4/22

Day 1, October 18

800-830 Kickoff America Makes & AMIIC
830-900 Keynote Speaker John Vickers, NASA
900-930 Advanced Additive Manufacturing of Rocket Engine Components Ursa Major Technologies
930-1000 Demonstrate Technical Solutions for Thermally Managed and Shape-Stable Leading Edge University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP)
1000-1030 Networking Break
1030-1100 Demonstrate Additive Manufacturing of Ultra-High Temperature ​Composite Materials Blue Force Technologies
1100-1130 Advance Nano-Coatings for High Temperature Applications​ United Protective Technologies (UPT)
1130-1200 Advanced Manufacturing of Mach Nozzle Materials ReLogic Research, Inc.
1200-1300 Lunch/Networking Break
1300-1430 Panel Discussion
Army Challenges of Adopting Additive Manufacturing
Moderated by: Brandon Ribic, Technology Director, America Makes


Andrea Benson, Chief, Advanced Manufacturing/Modernization Branch, Aviation Missile Command Logistics Center Acquisition Logistics Directorate

Chris Hodges, Deputy Director for Airworthiness, U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Aviation & Missile Center’s Systems Readiness Directorate
Jeffrey Gaddes, Aviation Manufacturing Technology Engineer, U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Aviation & Missile Center’s Systems Readiness Directorate
Chappell Alex, Materials Test and Characterization SME, U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Aviation & Missile Center’s Technology Development Directorate

Jason Parcus, Director of Engineering, PM Integrated Fires Rapid Capabilities Office (IFRCO), PEO MS

1430-1500 TBD
1500-1530 Networking Break
1530-1630 Advanced Manufacturing Confluence (AMC) Center Street Technologies
1630-1700 Post Processing Optimization of Additive-Manufactured Nickel-Based Superalloys REM Surface Engineering
1700-1730 Closing Remarks
1730-2000 Networking Reception U.S. Space & Rocket Center/Davidson Center for Space Exploration
One Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805

Day 2, October 19

800-810 Welcome & Opening Remarks America Makes & AMIIC
810-840 Keynote Denise Harris, MDA
840-910 Acceleration of Large Scale Additive Manufacturing (ALSAM) GE Research
910-940 Design Guide for Scramjet Flowpath Features Fabricated via Large Format Powder Bed Fusion Additive Manufacturing (PBFAM) 3D Systems
940-1010 Large Area Additive Manufacturing for Jointless Application Development GE Additive
1010-1040 Networking Break
1040-1105 Development of Graded Alloy Transitions for High-Mach Systems Boeing
1105-1135 Hybrid AM Oil Coolers (HAMOC)- Hybrid FCOC Approach and Demonstration University of Dayton Research Institute
1135-1205 Hybrid Manufacturing for Rapid Tooling and Repair – YSU Youngstown State University
1205-1315 Lunch/Networking Break
1315-1345 Metal Additive Manufacturing and Topology Optimization of Self-Propelled Howitzer System Selected Components ALTAIR
1345-1415 Hybrid Manufacturing for Rapid Tooling and Repair – ONRL Oak Ridge National Laboratory
1415-1445 Metal Lattice Design, Testing, and Application Study The Ohio State University
1445-1515 Networking Break America Makes & AMIIC
1515-1545 Reliable AM, 1 Meter (RAM 1), Support-free Large Scale Metal Additive Manufacturing Aerojet Rocketdyne
1545-1615 AURA TrustedAM Mark I Endpoint Aura Technologies
1615-1645 Industry Day Announcements
1645-? Closing Remarks

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