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Immensa's first-of-its-kind 3D printing institute to open in Dubai

Immensa 3D Printing Institute (I3DPI) will be the first of its kind academic and training provider that is focused exclusively on Additive Manufacturing (AM or 3D printing). Scheduled to operate under a licence, I3DPI will provide training, and certify individuals in the various aspects of additive manufacturing.
Fahmi Al-Shawwa, speaking on behalf of I3DPI, commented: “In line with the ‘Dubai 3D Printing Strategy’, I3DPI has been established to support the progress of this sector in the region by providing aspiring and established AM professionals with opportunities to enhance their skill-sets and career opportunities, gain an understanding of how to integrate AM into traditional manufacturing processes, and acquire a solid base of AM

Konica Minolta launch digital production presses in UAE

Konica Minolta Business Solutions Middle East introduced their AccurioPress series of colour production presses during a launch event held in Dubai, UAE. The event held at Atlantis the Palm Dubai on 20th November was attended by customers across GCC and media persons. The introduction speech was given Pauline Brooks from Konica Minolta. Followed by Kazuo Kobayashi, managing director, Rakesh Nair and others.
Kazuo Kobayashi, managing director, commented: “GCC and Middle East are very important

Plastprintpack attracts visitors

Organized by the German trade fair specialists Fairtrade the 4th edition of Agrofood & PlastPrintPack West Africa took place on 05 to 07 December 2017 at the Accra International Conference Centre in Accra, Ghana. More than 90 plus exhibitors from 21 countries including 5 national pavilions from Algeria, France, Netherlands, Poland and Sri Lanka has attended the  the 2017 edition.  
“This year 90 plus exhibitors from 21 countries have represented, making the 2017 edition the biggest ever”

TheMagicTouch unveils new products at annual meet in UAE

TheMagicTouch Dubai held their Middle East Sublimation Experience event at the Media Rotana Hotel in Dubai on 19th and 20th September.
 The event was hosted by TheMagicTouch, Sawgrass, ChromaLuxe, Unisub, INSTA and iTrading.
Speaking about the event, Rifki Hussain from TheMagicTouch Dubai, said, “During this two-day event the partners have discovered the business opportunities we bring through our solutions for sublimation printing. Our gathering has helped the partners in such a way to

Sharjah Publishing City promoted in Kuwait

Sharjah Publishing City promoted in Kuwait. Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) is focusing its presence at the 42nd edition of Kuwait International Book Fair on Sharjah Publishing City (SPC), the recently opened free zone dedicated to the publishing industry worldwide. The book fair, which is taking place from November 15-25, features 479 exhibitors from 30 Arab and foreign countries. Ahmed Al Ameri, Chairman of SBA, said: “Our participation in GCC and Arab book fairs is a priority in line with the

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    The first ever 3D printing conference cum exhibition ‘3D Print UAE’ took place on 17th and 18th August 2015 at Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE which attracted a number of like-minded 3D Printing professionals from over 40 nations.

    3D Print UAE exhibition cum conference is a concept aimed at providing a broad scale platform for the manufacturing sector and consumer world across the ME region. 

    3D Print UAE gave an opportunity for the additive manufacturing experts from across the globe to converge on this regional platform to showcase their solutions, analyze the benefits and discuss the opportunities in the Middle East. It also provided the opportunity for a listen- in to first-hand experience from industry leaders, connect solutions for overcoming challenges in the field, and enhance the brand and  business portfolio. 

     Steffan Ritt, VP-head of global marketing and communications, SLM Solutions Group commented:  “Since, this is the first kind of event in this region, it has attracted less number of visitors. However, the visitors and participants were more positive. Overall, the show went fairly well for us but we would have been happier if the organizers promoted the event well in advance.”  SLM Solutions were one among the gold sponsors of the event.

    Most of visitors commented that these kinds of exhibitions and conference should be encouraged to create more awareness about the 3D printing in this region.