The next industrial revolution is all about personal fabrication, and it’s happening now. 3D printing is poised to unlock the potential in every person to create, innovate and fabricate. It’s already transforming manufacturing; soon it will change the world. Far from the early applications its creator had in mind in the 80’s, 3D printing is now applied to a various range of materials, ranging from metal to food.
However, is this ability to create a justification for us to complexify our products? How to achieve self sustainability to fund R&D?Innovation over Disruption?
The 19th, Leandro is willing to share with students and entrepreneurs of Beijing his thoughts and experiences of the conciliation between a vision and the reality of business and production. He, pioneer of the domain, who became designer and developer of his products, you could say a one-man factory, is going to amaze you with his creative thinking and the simplicity with which he shares his ideas.
Leandro Rolon is Co-founder & CEO of The 3D Food Company, a China based company which specializes in the development and production of 3D printed food, and of DeFacto Studio a 3D printing design brand which specializes in the digital production of customized goods and environments.Read More
Leandro Rolon is Co-founder & CEO of The 3D Food Company, a China based company which specializes in the development and production of 3D printed food, and of DeFacto Studio a 3D printing design brand which specializes in the digital production of customized goods and environments.
An architect by training, Leandro began experimenting with 3D Printing technology during his studies at the Southern California Institute of Architecture and has since emerged as an influential voice in the additive manufacturing space. In recent years Leandro and his partners have achieved a Guinness World Record for the world's largest 3D printed structure as well as a Red Dot design award for thier work in the fashion tech wearables space. Today, Leandro and his team are bringing digital innovation to the culinary world with their state of the art 3D Food printing technology and end to end customization services.