Stacey DelVecchio is the former Additive Manufacturing Product Manager for Caterpillar Inc. leveraging the technology in all spaces, including New Product Introduction, supply chain and operations. Her team was focused on deploying the technology by working with Caterpillar product groups on design for additive. DelVecchio manages the Additive Manufacturing Factory which has a wide range of printing capabilities. She was the keynote speaker at the 2017 Additive Manufacturing User Group Conference and has been quoted in numerous technical magazines on 3D printing.
In her 30 years at Caterpillar, DelVecchio held numerous positions in engineering and manufacturing including the build and start-up for a green field facility in China. Previously, she was the Hose & Coupling Engineering Manager, as well as the New Product Introduction Manager for Cat Fuel Systems. She also managed the project management office for Caterpillar engines. More recently, DelVecchio developed an engineering pipeline strategy to ensure the best engineering talent is available to meet global enterprise needs.
DelVecchio holds a B.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Cincinnati in Ohio. She was the 2013-2014 president of the Society of Women Engineers She was name a fellow of the society in 2015 and was received the society’s Advocating Women in Engineering Award in 2018. DelVecchio is the secretary of the Women in Engineering Committee for the World Federation of Engineering Organization, representing the American Association of Engineering Societies and is championing global expansion of the Society of Women Engineers. She has spoken in a dozen countries on the value of gender diversity in engineering and continues to advocate for women.