Manufacturing Summit A Huge Success for Manufacturers in Kansas
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
TOPEKA – More than one hundred manufacturing professionals from across the state came together to hear advice from industry leaders, network, and learn about the newest innovations in Kansas manufacturing at an event held by the Department of Commerce last week.
There were presentations on a wide range of topics all throughout the day. Lectures either involved one speaker or a panel of several experts.
Speakers for the event included several professionals from various sectors of the manufacturing industry. Paul Jonas, Director of Technology Development for National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR), gave a presentation on new 3D technology that will impact Kansas manufacturing, including augmented reality, additive manufacturing (commonly referred to as 3D Printing), and robotic automation.