In the final set of Good Ideas talks at PSFK Conference NYC, we learned about the power of disruption from Peter Weijmarshausen, Grant McCracken, Avner Ronen and Naveen Selvadurai.

In the final set of Good Ideas talks at PSFK Conference NYC, we learned about the power of disruption.

Peter Weijmarshausen, CEO at Shapeways, discussed how his 3D printing company and community is changing the relationship between products, creators, and consumers.

Some highlights from his talk:

– Shapeways depends on both community and technology to encourage creativity. Shapeways offers several ways to get involved in the 3-D production process – either as a creator a co-creator, or buyer building upon one of the many available 3-D models created by other users. The Shapeways audience is an organically formed community brought together by the desire to make and support one-of-a-kind products – which are often the result of several users' concepts, design, and hard work.

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