TCT Aerospace Application Award 2017 

The Aerospace Application Award — the wider aerospace industry has been a hotbed of innovation since the first time the Wright brothers took flight. Technologies incubated by the aerospace industry such as fly-by-wire control and structural composites have made their way into industries from automotive to consumer tech. It’s fair to say that aerospace leads and others follow; but what’s the industry’s best application of AM today?

Outline judging criteria: Judges will be assessing evidence of faster time-to-market; part consolidation and reduced costs; positive environmental impacts; opening new business sectors/opportunities; job and wealth creation; social impact; educational impact.