WebRTC World News Feed

TMCNet:  Stratasys Accepting Redesign 3D Printing Challenge Submissions [Professional Services Close - Up]

[October 09, 2014]

Stratasys Accepting Redesign 3D Printing Challenge Submissions [Professional Services Close - Up]

(Professional Services Close - Up Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Stratasys recently reported that it is accepting submissions to the 11th annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge through Feb. 11.

In a release, the Company noted that challenge invites students in engineering, design and art or architecture to create a new product that improves how a task is accomplished or to redesign an existing product.

Entries should be mechanically sound, realistic and achievable, and are judged based on: -Mechanical design and part integrity -Description (written and/or video) -Design creativity -Product usefulness -Aesthetics (art or architecture category) Individual students or two-person teams are required to create designs using 3D CAD software and to submit their design files in .STL format to Stratasys online, along with a written description and/or a 30-second video explaining the value and benefit of the Extreme Redesign model.


Categories include: -Engineering: Secondary Education (middle and high school) -Engineering: Post-Secondary (university, college or post- secondary) -Art or architecture (any grade level) New this year, the first-place student winner in the post- secondary category will win a trip to a 3D printing/additive manufacturing conference in 2015 (location to be determined). First- place winners in every category will receive $2,500 (US dollars) scholarships, and the instructor of the first-place student will receive a demo 3D printer for a limited time to use in the classroom. Second and third place winners will receive $1,000 (US dollars) scholarships. The top-ten entries in each category will receive a Stratasys apparel item (value up to $50) and regional semi- finalists will receive a 3D printed model of their design. Each person who enters will receive an official Extreme Redesign T- shirt.

Stratasys is a provider of 3D printing and additive and additive manufacturing solutions.

More information and complete details: stratasys.com ((Comments on this story may be sent to newsdesk@closeupmedia.com)) (c) 2014 ProQuest Information and Learning Company; All Rights Reserved.

[ Back To Homepage ]

FOLLOW US

Free WebRTC eNewsletter

Sign up now to recieve your free WebRTC eNewsletter for all up to date news and conference details. Its free! what are you waiting for.

Featured Videos