CEO Of Shapeways: Creating Better Relationships Between Consumers & Products [PSFK 2013]

CEO Of Shapeways: Creating Better Relationships Between Consumers & Products [PSFK 2013]

Peter Weijmarshausen shares his vision for a future where producers become manufacturers.

  • 24 march 2013

The CEO of 3D printing company Shapeways spoke at PSFK CONFERENCE 2010 on how 3D printing is changing the relationship between products, creators, and consumers. By offering ways to get involved in 3D printing, Shapeways formed a community of buyers, creators and co-creators that work together to make unique objects.

Peter Weijmarshausen will be joining us for our PSFK Conference 2013 on April 12 for an update on his innovative company and a sneak peek at what they have planned for the future of 3D printing. Watch his 2010 talk below for some background on his work.

We’re looking forward to Peter’s updates at the PSFK CONFERENCE 2013 next month. See him and other thought leaders, business innovators and future forward creators April 12 at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in NYC for a day of inspiration and actionable insights.

Click here for more information.



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