Back in 1999, Napster put the music industry into the Wild West. With absolutely no regard or rules for intellectual property, music companies have had to find a way over the last decade to deal with the new technology possibilities. Today, 3-D Printing presents similar disruptive threats, but could it also be an opportunity for enterprise IT? How can 3-D Printing be leveraged to directly or indirectly support other products or lines of business? How will it make an impact on finances, operations and people, and could IT have an opportunity to lead the charge?
Gonzalo Martinez, Director of Strategic Research in the Office of the CTO, Autodesk
Gonzalo Martinez is the Director of Strategic Research for the office of the Chief Technology Officer at Autodesk, Inc. In his role, Gonzalo is responsible for technology strategies and market research and plays a major role in influencing ... More View all posts
Gonzalo Martinez is the Director of Strategic Research for the office of the Chief Technology Officer at Autodesk, Inc. In his role, Gonzalo is responsible for technology strategies and market research and plays a major role in influencing the direction of Autodesk, Inc. Gonzalo oversees the execution of tactical plans to achieve the goals and objectives for the company. In his capacity Gonzalo provides guidance to senior management and executives on advanced product development. Gonzalo started with Autodesk in 1991 and had hold key positions for Autodesk, Inc in the areas of software development, executive sales and worldwide marketing. Gonzalo is based at Autodesk, Inc. headquarters in Northern California. Gonzalo holds a Manufacturing Engineering degree from Boston University with a specialization in CAD/CAM/CAE. Less View all posts
Greg Morris, Strategy and Business Development Lead Former CEO , Additive Technologies, GE Aviation, Morris Technologies
Greg Morris was one of three Principals and CEO of Morris Technologies, Inc., a Cincinnati based rapid prototyping, product development and engineering firm as well as a Principal of Rapid Quality Manufacturing, an additive manufacturing pr... More View all posts
Greg Morris was one of three Principals and CEO of Morris Technologies, Inc., a Cincinnati based rapid prototyping, product development and engineering firm as well as a Principal of Rapid Quality Manufacturing, an additive manufacturing production-oriented company, up until both were acquired by GE Aviation in late 2012. In Greg’s new role, he serves as Strategy and Business Development lead for Additive Technologies within GE Aviation, as well as working closely with all of GE’s businesses to promote and integrate additive manufacturing into a broad array of products and processes. Greg has been involved in the Additive Manufacturing industry since 1994 and has written numerous related articles and presented at various trade shows, including SME’s RAPID Show, Aerospace Design Expo, EuroMold, AeroTech, MoldMaking Expo, IMTS, PDx/Amerimold and AIRTEC. Greg is a member of SME’s RTAM Steering Committee and Event Advisors board and is immediate past-Chair of these groups. Greg is a current member of both the DaytonDefense board and Boston University’s Industrial Advisory Board, serving as GE Aviation’s representative. Greg, his wife and two daughters reside in Cincinnati, OH. Less View all posts