The hype about 3D printing is high — and masks the viable consumer and enterprise uses that exist today. 3D printers produce children's toys and plastic guns, fine jewelry and life-saving medical devices, and avatars and sophisticated aircraft components. And much more.
Table of Contents
Overhyped or Revolutionary?
The Hype Cycle of Innovation
Hype Cycle for 3D Printing
3D Printing Defined
3D Printer Market Categories
Consumer 3D Print Applications — Or Not?
Enterprise 3D Print Applications
3D Printer Market Drivers
3D Printer Market Inhibitors
3D Printer Market Enterprise Survey
3D Printer Market Size
Challenges — 3D Printer Providers
Challenges — 3D Printer Users
Key 3D Printing Take-Aways
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Our webinar will remove the veil of hype surrounding the market and illuminate the opportunities — and risks — that hardware and software technology and service providers face in the fast-growing global market for consumer and enterprise 3D printing.
In this webinar, you will learn:
Why the hype around consumer 3D printing is driving growth in enterprise 3D printer use and purchases
What the consumer and enterprise 3D printer market drivers, inhibitors and growth rates are
The risks technology and service providers face by participating — and the opportunities lost by not participating — in the 3D printer market today
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