2013 Review

The UK's definitive and leading 3D printing, additive manufacturing and product development technology show took place in September 2012 to widespread acclaim. Almost 6,000 attendees from 48 countries flocked to the NEC for two days of inspiration, creativity, learning and most importantly business. The increased visitor numbers and international participation are testament to the importance of this event on the world stage. The unique combination of cutting edge technology, with all the major manufacturers, machines and technologies ensures TCT Show + Personalize continues its mission to support the industry and drive technology adoption in the product development and manufacturing space. Over 150 exhibitors took their place on the show floor alongside over 40 world class speakers. Over 2,000 of the attendees attended at least one presentation during the two days. However the key to the continued success of TCT Show + Personalize is the level of business created and executed at the event.

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A few years ago exhibiting at TCT was about educating the market. This year we could clearly see that the market is much more aware of 3d printing and its applications. It is now becoming a mainstream technology and TCT is a very focused event on the subject. We enjoyed a constant flow of enquiries over the two days and managed to close some good business at the event giving us great ROI. We are looking forward to 2014 where we will once again demonstrate our leadership in 3d printing.
Chris Baker, Territory Manager UK, Stratasys EMEA


@MagnusBombus I don't do praise often but the @TCTShow was well worth the shoe leather, I need to make more time for it next year!

@EnvisionTEC Thank you to everyone who came out to #TCTShow! We met great people and hope you enjoyed your time.

@3d_printers What a busy day at #TCTShow. Come see our great line up of 3DPrinted models at Hall 3A, stand E20

@TechSoft3D Great to meet you all at the #TCTShow yesterday. What a great event, hope to see you all again next time!

@gillescoul Back from Bham @TCTShow with @JohnBurnLtd. Exhausted but delighted: best show I have attended for years! 3dprinting

@3DFilaprint What a day at the TCT Show, some great Keynote speeches amazing designs and a wonderland of 3D printing machines,...




The TCT Show is the only true event dedicated to the whole industry and applications of 3D printing, It's view of positive realism and not hype is refreshing and essential in order to educate and help grow this industry, for both the consumer and professional user alike.
Richard Horne






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