August 22, 2007--Bell Helicopter, Burton Snowboards, and Honda Japan are among industry leaders to present at the 3D Systems World Conference September 24-27 in Rock Hill, SC.
The conference agenda, posted at www.3dworldconference.com, is packed with classes, hands-on training sessions, presenters, exhibits, and networking opportunities.
Chris Gravelle and Matt Cordner of Bell Helicopter will give a keynote presentation titled "Sintering technology reaches the cockpit" that will explore how that company uses 3D Systems' technology to expand its use of rapid prototyping parts in aircraft.
Burton Snowboards' Ryan Larson will talk about his company's quick turnaround time for prototypes and on-snow functional testing thatnks to laser sintering technology during a presentation titled "Advancing past the bunny slope."
Rapid manufacturing will be the focus of a keynote presentationi by Mr. Tanaka of Honda Japan that will showcase how Honda has applied 3D Systems' technologies in the automotive world. His presentation is titled "Digital product development moves into the driver's seat."