APRIL 20-21, 2015
Hyatt Regency, Weikfield IT Park
Nagar Road, Pune 411014

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9:30 – 9:50 AM

Welcome & Opening Remarks
J. Robert Sims, Ph.D.
President, ASME

Mukesh Agarwala, Ph.D.
3D Product Development
Chair, AM3D India

9:50 – 10:10 AM

Chief Guest Remarks

10:10 – 10:30 AM

Guest of Honour Remarks

10:30 – 10:45 AM

Inauguration of Exhibition

10:45 – 11:15 AM

Networking Break

11:15 – 12:00 PM

Prabhjot Singh, Ph.D.
GE Global Research

12:00 – 12:30 PM

Invited Presentation

12:30 – 1:00 PM

Invited Presentation

1:00 – 2:00 PM


2:00 – 3:40 PM

Healthcare / Medical (Session Chair: Prof. B. Ravi, IIT Bombay)


Additive Technology in Dental Healthcare
Dr. Dinesh Jain, Chairman, Dental Ceramists India Pvt. Ltd/Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai


The Value of 3D Printing Solutions in the Medical Ecosystem
Vickneshwaran Renganathan, Business Development Manager-Asia, Materialise, NV, Belgium


3D Printing Revolutionizing Surgical Practice
Dr. Vaibhav Bagaria, Consultant Surgeon, CARE Hospital, Maharashtra

2:00 – 3:40 PM

Aerospace / Defense I (Session Chair: Vinay Jammu, GE)


AM Application in Repair and Refurbishment of Aero Engine Components Dheepa Srinivasan, Ph.D., Principal Engineer, GE Power and Water


Design, Development and Flight Testing of Micro Air Vehicle – Challenges and Opportunities
G. Ramesh, Ph.D., Scientist, G–NAL, Bangalore  


ALH – The Next Revolution For Aviation
Ardhendu Pathak, Ph.D., VP & Head-Emerging Technologies & Concepts, Airbus India Operations Pvt. Ltd


Prototype Casting Development for Aerospace Using 3D Printing
Mr. Christian Traeger, Manager - Asia Pacafic, Voxeljet.

3:40 – 4:10 PM

Networking Break

4:10 – 5:00 PM

Aerospace / Defense II

DMRC, Padarbon University, Germany
Eric Klemp, Ph.D.

Intech DMLS

4:10 – 5:25 PM



Selecting the Right 3D Printing Process and Materials
Mr. Kiran V Raj, Director, 3D Product Development

Mr. Suresh Hirmani, DGM – Design, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.


9:30 – 10:15 AM

Keynote/Guest of Honour Presentation

10:15 – 11:00 AM

Sponsor Presentation (SLM)

11:00 – 11:30 AM

Networking Break

11:30 – 1:00 PM

Panel Discussion (Moderator: Dr. Sarita Nagpal, CII)

1:00 – 2:00 PM 


2:00 – 3:30 PM 

Education / R&D


3D Printing as an Enabler of Innovation
PV Rao, Ph.D., Professor, IIT-Delhi
B. Ravi, Ph.D., Professor, IIT-Bombay
C.S. Kumar, Ph.D., Professor, IIT-Kgp


Recent Developments in Additive Manufacturing Processes, Materials and Applications
Y Ravi Kumar, Ph.D., Asst. Professor, NIT Warangal


Developing Innovative Lattice Generation Techniques for Additive Manufacturing
Yash Agarwal, Ph.D., Simpleware

2:00 – 3:30 PM

Consumer I


Zipping NPD with 3D Printing - Case Studies on Consumer Products
Guruprasad Rao, Director-Technology & Operations, Imaginarium India Pvt. Ltd.


Design for FFF/FDM Process for Direct Digital Manufacturing
Vijay Raghava Varda, Director & CEO, Fracktal Works


3D Printing in the Cloud
Deepak Raj, DF3D

3:30 – 4:00 PM

Networking Break

4:00 – 5:30 PM 



Trends on Resin Development
Jean Francois Blanchard, Global Tooling Manager, Axson, France




Fair Trade Filament: 3D Printing with Green Materials
Sidhant Pai, CEO & Founder Protoprint
Arun Kumar, GE

4:00 – 5:30 PM

Consumer II

Sundar Ganapathy, Proto 3D Solutions


3D Printing in Architectural Modelling
Yash Rane, Ph.D., Partner, Chizel Prints