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Standards Forum at Formnext 2022

Standards Forum at Formnext 2022

November 14, 2022

Monday, November 14, 2022 8:00 AM
— Monday, November 14, 2022 5:30 PM


Theme: Driving AM Industrialization Through Predictive-Based Qualification

Organized by U.S. Commercial Service, ASTM International, and ISO – International Organization for Standardization and in partnership with Mesago Formnext

This one-day workshop at Formnext 2022 focuses on using predictive-based qualifications to drive AM industrialization in various industry sectors. Some of the key discussion topics include, but not limited to:

  • Simulation-based performance optimization and qualification
  • Digital twin for AM
  • Digitalization of standards
  • Simulation for AM supply chain qualification
  • Standardization challenges for predictive based qualification

This event is comprised of 7 technical talks, an interactive panel discussion, and a break-out session led by industry leaders from all the industry sectors currently using AM.

Who Should Attend

The workshop is open to all engaged in AM activities, including Executives, Managers, AM Engineers, and Technicians from industry, research institutes, academia, and government agencies.

Why You Should Attend

This is an excellent opportunity to understand and appreciate how AM standards have been used across different industry sectors. You will get first-hand information from the industry leaders who are effectively using standards in their AM operations. The panel discussions and break-out sessions allow you to interact with industry experts about the standard practices and methods to overcome challenges in the implementation of AM.

  • ASTM Members: $100.00
  • Non-Members: $150.00

Free pass to Formnext 2022 included with registration for this event

***Special bundle pricing available to attend the Wohlers Report LIVE at Formnext 2022 event, immediately following the Joint Networking Reception.


Theme: Driving AM Industrialization Through Predictive-Based Qualification


Start Time Presentation Title Presented by
8:00 am Badge Pickup and Registration
9:00 am Opening and Welcome Remarks ASTM AM CoE, U.S. Commercial Service, ISO, and Formnext Mesago
9:40 am Keynote Presentation Brandon Ribic, America Makes
10:10 am Industry Perspective in Using Simulation for Qualification John Van Doeselaar, Airbus
10:40 am Technical Presentation TBA
11:00 am Digital Twin/Thread Jon Douglas, Element Materials Technology
11:20 am BREAK
11:40 am Digitalization of Standards Sastry Kandukuri, DNV
12:00 pm Simulation for Performance Optimization and Qualification Ole Geisen, Siemens Energy
12:20 pm Digital AM Supply Chain Angeline Goh, Shell
12:40 pm LUNCH
1:40 pm Break Out Session: How Simulation Could Support Qualification in your Industry Industry Leads
2:40 pm Break Out Session Summary Industry Leads
3:30 pm Panel Discussion: Evolving Standardization to Support Predictive-Based Qualification Moderated by: Terry Wohlers, Wohlers Associates
Panelists: TBA
4:30 pm JOINT NETWORKING RECEPTION with Wohlers Report LIVE at Formnext 2022


  • America Makes

    Brandon Ribic

  • Airbus

    John Van Doeselaar

  • Siemens Energy

    Ole Geisen

  • Wohlers Associates, powered by ASTM International

    Terry Wohlers

  • Shell

    Angeline Goh

  • DNV

    Sastry Kandukuri

  • Element Materials Technology

    Jon Douglas


  • U.S. Commercial Service

    Kirsten Hentschel

  • Auburn University

    Nima Shamsaei

  • ASTM International

    Mohsen Seifi

  • Fraunhofer IGCV / Munich University of Applied Sciences

    Christian Seidel

  • Siemens Energy

    Ole Geisen

  • MTC - Manufacturing Technology Centre

    Nick Cruchley

Supporting Organizations

Supporting Organizations


AM CoE by the Numbers

With decades of experience in additive manufacturing, our team of experts is integral to our work. With team members located throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia, the AM CoE is able to provide agile support for global initiatives.


combined in-kind, government agency, and ASTM investment
projects initiated that will address AM standardization gaps

How can I participate?

  • Support through Research and Development

    Through the AM CoE, research priorities are identified by the top minds in the field and are matched from the start to the standards that need to be generated to ensure the resulting AM technology’s success.

  • Consortium for Materials Data and Standardization

    Consortia for Materials Data & Standardization (CMDS) enables companies of all sizes from across the entire additive manufacturing ecosystem to collaborate on standardizing the best practices for materials data generation.

  • Explore On-Demand Webinars

    The webinar series provides guidance sessions on multiple and diverse topics in AM Design, Fabrication, Post-processing, Mechanical testing, Non-destructive evaluation, Applications, and Qualification and Certification.

  • Education & Workforce Development

    Comprehensive program that educates and trains the additive manufacturing workforce at all levels, while continually incorporating new advances to respond to industry needs and leverage standardization, certification, and AM CoE partner expertise.