Webinar: Advancing Aerospace Development with Metal 3D Printing Technology and Post-Processing


Additive manufacturing is seeing increasing acceptance for the production of aerospace parts. As a broader array of metal powders becomes available for use with additive, the breadth of parts that can be manufactured increases. In the highly regulated aerospace industry, attention to detail and tracking of procedures are two crucial keys to success.

GE Additive and Protolabs partner for this webinar to discuss the trends they are seeing in how metal additive is impacting the aerospace industry. They will discuss materials used in the manufacturing process, heat treatments, how the aerospace industry can leverage these capabilities, and more.

Join us for this informative webinar to learn more.



Joshua Parker
DMLM Production Project Leader

Joshua Parker is a DMLM production project leader for Protolabs, specializing in setting up and managing high requirement or production orders in Direct Metal Laser Melting. Parker regularly consults with designers and engineers to deliver their requests and improve part manufacturability, supporting a range of industries including medical, consumer products, aerospace, and automotive.

Alex Weaner
Design Team Leader
GE Additive

Alex Weaner has over 18 years of mechanical engineering experience with seven years of additive manufacturing experience and 12 years in the aerospace industry. He is currently GE Additive’s AddWorks design team leader. From 2008 to 2013 he worked for 3D printing company Morris Technologies, Inc. After Morris Tech was acquired by GE, Alex joined the GE Aviation engine test team before ultimately moving to GE Additive. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Kettering University and an MBA from the University of Dayton.

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