The TCT Conference @ Formnext will return to Messe Frankfurt on 16-19 November 2021.

The TCT Group, organizers of this must-attend event for additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing, are looking forward to welcoming back the summit’s delegates, prestigious speakers, innovators, facilitators, and champions who are shaping the manufacturing world.

The four-day conference program will feature renowned blue-chip businesses, end-users of this innovative technology, consultancy experts, and academics who will review all upstream and downstream processes, the latest technological breakthroughs, and applications from across various industries.

Visitors can expect a first-class line-up that champions diversity and over 60 future-facing presentations and panel sessions brought together by an experienced team of conference producers and TCT Magazine content specialists.


Investigate new materials and processes, and gain insight into business ecosystems and standardization. Find out how 3D printing can benefit supply chains and provide a more sustainable way of manufacturing.


Make connections with industry peers and experts who are making transformational progress in the AM arena. Have meaningful conversations with delegates from a range of backgrounds and find future collaborators.


Interact with speakers and conference moderators with profound AM knowledge. Revisit presentations through post-conference proceedings and investigate the challenges faced by 3D printing practitioners.


Examine cutting-edge case studies and research from internationally recognized institutions and academics. Explore the latest AM and 3D printing breakthroughs across aerospace, automotive, and healthcare sectors.