Additive Manufacturing for Plastics Processors - Adding Efficiency and Profitability

Presenter(s): 
Matt Havekost
Presenter's Company: 
Advanced Technology Systems Inc. (ATS) www.advtek.com
Dates: 
Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 5:00pm
Cost: 
$15 (meal cost)

Matt Havekost is the Director of Sales for Advanced Technology Systems, the Authorized Distributor for Stratasys, covering 6 states in the Midwest.  With over 15 years of experience in the industry, Matt has had the opportunity to be intimately involved with hundreds of installations and ongoing support for 3D Printers and Production Systems.   Over this time, he has had the pleasure of experiencing and sharing how manufacturers, teachers, engineers, and individuals have leveraged additive manufacturing to revolutionize the way they do business and the benefits to their bottom line.  Most recently, Matt has worked with manufacturers to leverage additive manufacturing technology beyond traditional uses for concept models and functional prototypes, and into new applications for manufacturing tooling and end-use parts.  Matt grew up in Omaha, NE and now lives in St. Louis Park, MN with his wife and two children.  Matt was also recently elected to serve on the board for the Upper Midwest Section of SPE.