Fairs & Events

2016 – 3D Printing Fairs, Conferences & Events List

No matter whether you are a 3D printing veteran, trying to stay on top of the latest development in the 3D printing space. or whether you just want to check out the 3D printing trend: 3D Printing Conferences and 3D Printing Expos are great occasions to do just that. Below is our listing of 3D Printing Events taking place across the globe in 2016. Feel free to browse and pick the event(s) most suited to your needs.

We try to keep this information as complete as possible and update it regularly throughout the year. Did we miss your favorite 3D print show, exhibition or conference? Or maybe you are an event organizer and want to publish your event on our blog? Let us know by sending us an email: info [at] 3dprintingforbeginners.com

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Fair NameMonthDateCountry CityLocationPro/ConsumerPrice
Consumer Electronics ShowJanuary6 - 9USALas Vegas, NVLas Vegas Convention CenterPro$300
Make MunichJanuary16-17GermanyMunichZenith Die Kulturhalle MünchenConsumer€13 - €42
3D Printing Electronics ConferenceJanuary19NetherlandsEindhovenHigh Tech CampusPro€195 - €225
3D Bioprinting ConferenceJanuary26NetherlandsMaastrichtMECC MaastrichtPro€225 - €325
3D Dental Printing ConferenceJanuary26NetherlandsMaastrichtMECC MaastrichtPro€225 - €325
Inside 3D Printing SingaporeJanuary26-27SingaporeSingaporeSuntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition CentreBothFree - $20
3D Printing Materials ConferenceJanuary26-27NetherlandsMaastrichtMECC MaastrichtPro€225 - €325
3D Medicine & Pharmaceutics Printing ConferenceJanuary27NetherlandsMaastrichtMECC MaastrichtPro€395 - €545
3D MedTech Printing ConferenceJanuary27NetherlandsMaastrichtMECC MaastrichtPro€225 - €325
3D Printing 2016January27-29JapanTokyoTokyo International Exhibition CenterProFree - ¥3000
Industrial Print Expo Mexico 2016
Inside 3D Printing DüsseldorfFebruary24-25GermanyDüsseldorf Congress Center Düsseldorf OstBothFree - €1095
Get 15% OFF all passes (not on networking passes) with code: 3DPFORBEGINNERS
Rapid Pro 2016March1-3NetherlandsVeldhovenConference Centre KoningshofBothFree
TCT + Personalize Asia 2016March10-12ChinaShanghaiShanghai Convention & Exhibition Center of International SourcingBothFree - RMB 100
InnoTech UkraineMarch11-12UkraineKyivNSC "Olimpiyskiy"Both$50
Maker Faire RuhrMarch12-13GermanyDortmundDASA Arbeitswelt AusstellungConsumer€5 - €8
Midwest RepRap FestMarch18-20USAElkhart, INElkhart County 4H FairgroundsConsumerFree
3D Additive Manufacturing: Fabricating Materials Into Traditional & Complex ObjectsMarch22-24USAMiami, FLInterContinental on Biscayne BayPro$550 - $7500
3D Printing Middle EastMarch30-31UAEDubaiTBDPro$1799 - $1999
Impression 3D, L'usine du futurApril - JulyFranceParisLe Lieu Du DesignConsumerFree
Additive Manufacturing Users Group ConferenceApril3-7USASt. Louis, MOSt. Louis Union StationPro$795 - $1195
Inside 3D Printing Sao PauloApril4-5BrazilSao PauloFrei Caneca Convention CenterBothFree - R$900
Inside 3D Printing New YorkApril10-12USANew YorkJavits Convention CenterBothFree - $1999
Enter code BEGINNER for 10% off registration.
3D Food Printing ConferenceApril12NetherlandsVenloInnovatorenPro€225 - €325
Forum: Additive SerienfertigungApril13-14GermanyWürzburgTagungszentrum Festung MarienbergProTBD
Nordic 3D ExpoApril14-16FinlandVantaaEnergia AreenaBothTBD
1st International Conference on 3D Printing in MedicineApril15-16GermanyMainzKurfürstliches SchlossProTBD
Asia-Pacific International 3D Printing Industry ExhibitionApril 16-18ChinaGuangzhouNanFung International Convention & Exhibition CenterProFree upon pre-registration
Maker Faire UKApril23-24UKNewcastleLife Science CentreConsumerTBD
3D Printing Shanghai 2016April26-28ChinaShanghaiShanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention CenterBothTBD
3D Printing Europe 2016
April27-28GermanyBerlinEstrel BerlinBoth€49 - €1816
Get 40% attendee discount with code: 3DP4B-40%
Maker Faire ParisApril-May30-1FranceParisFoire de ParisConsumerTBD
3D Print Expo TurkeyMay5-7Turkey IstanbulPullman Istanbul Convention CenterBothTBD
Inside 3D Printing SydneyMay11-13AustraliaSydneySydney ShowgroundBothTBD
Enter code BEGINNER for 10% off registration.
RAPID 2016May16-19USAOrlando, FLOrange County Convention CenterProTBD
3D Print South AfricaMay20-21South AfricaJohannesburgGallagher Convention CenterProTBD
Maker Faire Bay AreaMay20-22USASan Mateo, CASan Mateo Event Center ConsumerTBD
Inside 3D Printing ParisMay24-26FranceParisLes Docks de ParisBothTBD
Maker Faire HannoverMay27-29GermanyHannoverHannover Congress CentrumConsumerTBD
3D Print HubJune7-9ItalyMilanFieramilanocityProTBD
FabCon 3.DJune14-16GermanyErfurtMesse ErfurtBothTBD
Rapid.TechJune14-16GermanyErfurtMesse ErfurtPro€25 - €65
Inside 3D Printing SeoulJune22-24South KoreaSeoulKorea International Exhibition Center (KINTEX)BothFree - ₩ 500.000
Enter code BEGINNER for 10% off registration.
3D Print IndiaJune26-27IndiaBangaloreNIMHANS Convention CenterProTBD
Additive Manufacturing Europe 2016June28-30NetherlandsAmsterdamRAI AmsterdamPro€20 - €230
Bioprinting & 3D Printing in the Life SciencesJuly21-22SingaporeSingaporeSingapore General Hospital ProS$245 - S$1250
3D Printing@HomeSeptember4-7GermanyBerlinIFA Berlin ProFree
3D Print Conference KievSeptember16UkraineKievNSC Olimpiyskiy

BothUAH79 - UAH1299
Additive Manufacturing ExpoSeptember20-21SwitzerlandLuzernMesse LuzernProCHF25 - CHF100
Asiamold & 3D Printing AsiaSeptember20-22ChinaGuangzhouChina Import and Export Fair ComplexProFree
Maker Faire MilwaukeeSeptember24-25USAMilwaukee, WIWisconsin State Fair ParkConsumerFree - $100
TCT Show + Personalize 2016September28-29UKBirminghamNEC BirminghamBothFree
3D Medical ApplicationsSeptember28-29USABaltimore, MDEmbassy Suites by Hilton Baltimore Inner HarborPro$895-$1195
Save 20% on listed registration by using promo code: Beginners
World Maker FaireOctober1-2USANew York, NYNew York Hall of ScienceConsumer$25 - $1250
3DStepOctober4-5FinlandTampereTampere HallPro€450 - €580
3D PrintOctober4-5FranceLyonEurexpoProFree - €65
3D Printing@Home @CEATECOctober4-7JapanTokyoMakuhari Messe Convention CenterBoth¥500 - ¥1000
3D BioprintingOctober13-14UKCambridgeBuckingham House, Murray Edwards CollegeBoth£125 - £699 visit website for info on 3 for 2 offer
3D Print UAEOctober15-16UAEDubaiDubai World Trade CentreProTBD
Maker Faire RomeOctober14-16ItalyRome Fiera di RomaConsumer€4 - €10
All in Print 2016
October 18-22 ChinaShanghai Shanghai New International
Expo Center (SNIEC)
ProFree upon pre-registration
3D Printing in Healthcare ConferenceOctober20-21NetherlandsAmsterdamAmsterdam Marriott HotelPro€300 - €1100
3D Print Expo 2016November17-18RussiaMoscowECC SokolnikiBothRUB299 - RUB15499
PROTOTYPING 2016November9-10BelgiumKortrijkKortrijk XpoProTBD
3D Printing Shenzhen 2016November24-26ChinaShenzhenShenzhen Convention & Exhibition CenterBothTBD
formnext 2016November15-18GermanyFrankfurtMesse FrankfurtProFree
Inside 3D Printing ShanghaiNovember – December30-2ChinaShanghai Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center BothFree - $410
Use the discount code BEGINNER for 15% OFF your registration.
Euromold 2016December6-9GermanyDüsseldorfMesse DüsseldorfPro€15 - €55
Additive Manufacturing Americas 2016December7-9USAPasadena, CAPasadena Convention CenterPro$30 - $285
Inside 3D Printing San DiegoDecember14-15USASan Diego, CASan Diego Convention Center BothFree - $1697
Use the discount code BEGINNER for 15% OFF your registration.

TBA: to be announced (date, venue or price have not been determined yet)

3D Hubs Events

3D Hubs is an online 3D printing service platform that operates a network of 3D printers with over 20,000 locations in over a 150 countries. By bringing local 3D printing communities together 3D Hubs encourages users to share knowledge and experiences. There are more than 250 local 3D printing meetups organized every year. Joining one of your local events is one of the most inspiring ways to be part of a vibrant community!

EventDateStarting TimeCountryLocation
3D Hubs Toronto Pub Nite #1217/8/20166:30 PM - 8:30 PMCanadaToronto
3D Drinks August18/8/20167:00 PM - 9:00 PMCanadaCalgary
3D Hubs+eNableMelbourne.org Meetup28/8/20161:00 PM - 4:00 PMAustraliaMelbourne
AM Versus Subtractive Manufacturing30/8/201610:00 AM - 2:00 PMEgyptCairo
3D Printing in Wilmington09/09/20166:00 PM - 8:00 PMUSAWilmington
3D Scan and Print Event Gent17/09/20164:00 PM - 7:00 PMBelgiumGhent
3D Druck Community Treffen Graz20/09/20166:00 PM - 9:30 PMAustriaGraz
3D Hubs Printjesdag at Lay3rs20/09/20167:00PM - 10:00PM
3D Hubs TO Makerspace Crawl #129/09/20167:00PM - 9:00PM
Scan Yourself30/09/20166:00PM - 11:00PM
Harvest Moon Meetup30/09/20167:00PM - 9:00PMUSANew York
3D Hubs Meetup ans Hackathon01/10/20162:15PM - 6:00PM
Advancement of 3D Printing01/10/20166:00PM - 8:00PM
USAWest Palm Beach
3D Dierendag Meetup @ Bouwkeet 04/10/20166:00PM - 11:00PM
3D Print Crush - Mini Maker Faire15/10/201610:00AM - 4:00PM
Denmark Aarhus