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Don’t miss this captivating video interview with Larry (L.J.) R. Holmes, Jr., Executive Director at the Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Materials, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, from the 7th annual Military Additive Manufacturing Summit & Technology Showcase (MIL AM) held in Tampa, February 2023:

MIL AM is America’s leading event for military, aerospace, and defense 3D printing, featuring high-level government acquisition priorities and cutting-edge presentations on the latest innovations in the AM community. This prestigious summit offers a unique opportunity for professionals to connect, collaborate, and strategize on implementing transformative 3D-printing technologies to enhance global competitiveness.

In the interview, Holmes shares his insights on advanced manufacturing research, drawing from his extensive experience in both federal service and private sector roles. With 15 years at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), LJ knows materials and manufacturing science programs related to multi-material processing technologies for functional/multi-functional devices.

Currently, he is also the Director of Government Relations at nScrypt, Inc., a company specializing in high-precision micro-dispensing and direct digital manufacturing equipment, and the Chief of Manufacturing at the Applied Science and Research Organization of America (ASTRO America), a non-profit research institute dedicated to advancing public interest through manufacturing and technology.

Witness his passion for education and the transition of novel manufacturing technologies in this must-watch interview:


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