HI-AM  5th | 2022


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About The HI-AM Conference

HI-AM 2022 is the 5th annual gathering of NSERC Network for Holistic Innovation in Additive Manufacturing and the only academic conference in Canada focused exclusively on metal additive manufacturing. With hundreds of additive manufacturing experts and decision-makers from academia, research institutes, industry and government participating, HI-AM 2022 is an event not to be missed. Cohosted by McGill University and University of Waterloo, the focus of HI-AM 2022 is to provide a platform for the presentation of recent R&D advancements in the field of metal additive manufacturing under 4 research themes: (1) material development, (2) advanced process modeling, (3) process monitoring and control, (4) innovative AM processes/products.

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Important Dates

Abstract Submission Start Date: Dec 1, 2021

Sponsorship Application Start Date: Jan 10, 2022

Abstract Submission Deadline: Feb 6, 2022

Notice of Acceptance: Mar 1, 2022

Early Bird Registration Deadline: May 1, 2022

Presenter Registration Deadline: May 1, 2022

Sponsors and Exhibitors


Sponsors, Exhibitors, and Partners


Keynote Speakers

Prof. Todd Palmer

Professor of Engineering Science and Mechanics and Materials Science and Engineering
The Pennsylvania State University, United States

Dr. Frédéric Larouche

CTO and Product Manager
AP&C, a GE Additive Company
Montréal, Canada

Stuart Jackson

Business Development and Key Account Manager
Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Dr. Ali Bonakdar

Advanced Manufacturing Technology Lead
Siemens Canada

Dr. Hannes Gostner

Director, Research and Development
EOS, Germany
Keynote Speakers

James Sears

Technology Fellow
AMAERO, United States

Animesh Bose

VP, Special Projects
Desktop Metal, Inc., United States

Sebastian Piegert

Technology Field Lead Additive Manufacturing
Siemens Energy, Germany

Wayne King

Principal ADDvisor®
The Barnes Global Advisors

Keynote Speakers

Prof. David Bourell

Director, Laboratory for Freeform Fabrication
The University of Texas at Austin, United States

Prof. Milan Brandt

Director, Centre for Additive Manufacturing
RMIT University, Victoria, Australia

Prof. Christoph Leyens

Managing Director
Fraunhofer IWS, Germany

Dr. Ali Bonakdar

Advanced Manufacturing Technology Lead
Siemens Canada

Dr. Hannes Gostner

Director, Research & Development
EOS, Germany

Keynote Speakers

Simon Hoeges

Director Technology & Manufacturing Engineering
GKN Additive, Germany

Anthony Rollett

US Steel Professor of Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Science
Carnegie Mellon University, United States

Christopher Williams

Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Virginia Tech, United States

Michael Schmidt

Head of Institute of Photonic Technologies
Friedrich–Alexander University, Germany

Michael Sealy

Professor, Mechanical & Materials Engineering
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, United States

Thank you to our Sponsors