Additive Manufacturing is a breakthrough for advanced manufacturing and is at the forefront of the fourth industrial revolution. The global market for additive manufacturing is predicted to grow to around 50 billion US dollars by 2025.

Additive manufacturing or 3D printing will be a key zone for visitors due to the transformative approach to industrial production, enabled by the creation of lighter, stronger parts and systems. Visitors can expect to see solutions relating to computer-aided-design (CAD) software, 3D object scanners and direct hardware, with additive manufacturing simplifying the traditional manufacturing process and material removal requirements.