Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Direct Dimensions’ 2010 3D Scanning and Modeling Conferences & Events

Each year Direct Dimensions sends personnel and equipment out into the world to spread the word about our great 3D capabilities at a wide variety of events. We attend many conferences, trade shows, and events over a diverse range of industries from art to medical and aerospace to entertainment. We perform demonstrations, give talks and presentations, and lead technical workshops to help people learn about our latest 3D imaging technologies and how they can use our services and products.

Here are some of the events where you will find us in 2010:

APMM Conference, March 26-28, Boston, MA: Leading a workshop on diverse 3D imaging technologies available to the model making industry at the Association of Professional Model Makers conference.

GameTech 2010 March 29-31, Orlando, FL: Direct Dimensions’ face scanning experts are in Orlando showcasing our ShapeShot concept for this conference that deals with utilizing gaming technologies for military training.

Rapidform SUCCESS Conference 2010, April 20-23, San Francisco, CA: Rapidform’s annual reseller and users meeting, combined with technical training sessions.

RAPID2010 and the 3D Imaging Conference, May 18-20, Anaheim, CA: One of the premiere shows within our industry, RAPID2010 brings the 3D scanning & imaging and additive manufacturing communities together to showcase the newest technologies. Come see us at booth 206!

The American Association of Museums Expo, May 24-27, Los Angeles: We’ll attend the show to meet museum professionals and discuss our depth and capabilities in the areas of digital art and sculpture.

Maryland Society of Surveyors Conference, June 11, St. Michael’s, MD: We’ll be sharing our experiences with BIM (Building Information Modeling) and heritage site scanning.

Coordinate Metrology Systems Conference (CMSC), July 12-16, Reno, NV: This conference provides a professional venue where ideas, concepts, and theory flow freely among participants. The educational atmosphere encourages attendees to network and learn about the latest innovations in the field of portable 3D industrial measurement technologies. Anyone in the metrology field should attend this conference! Direct Dimensions will be at booth 107 and Michael Raphael is a member of the 2010 CMSC Executive Committee.

SIGGRAPH 2010, July 25-29, Los Angeles, CA: This huge conference focuses on digital gaming, entertainment, and animation. Direct Dimensions will again showcase 3D & 4D face capture technologies from Dimensional Imaging.

Aerospace Measurement, Inspection, and Analysis, October 20-21, Orlando, FL: This is a new trade show around the 3rd technical conference from SME to showcase measurement technologies that support aerospace manufacturing. Michael Raphael is again a conference advisor.

International PolyWorks Users Meeting, Oct 26-28, Quebec City, Canada: Gathering of PolyWorks users and resellers, combined with technical presentations and demonstrations hosted by Innovmetric.

Check back often, we’ll be adding more opportunities to learn about 3D scanning!