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3D Design/Printing Update

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Date(s) - 09/30/2016
All Day

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Register here for access to the recording of this webinar, available within 7 days of the live class on 11/25/2015. We will email you when the recording is posted here. Prefer the live event?  Register here.

3D design applications and 3D printing seem to have taken over the world. 3D printed cars, homes, hands, food, space tools, and so much more make their way into our news feed often. The technology is amazing, but it can also be overwhelming to keep up with all of it. In this webinar:

  • Learn what 3D printing is and how it works
  • Get a snapshot of some of the best 3D printers on the market
  • Discovery a variety of 3D design applications
  • Study trends in digital scanning and other emerging 3D design/printing technologies
  • Understand how to implement and maintain a 3D printer in your library or makerspace

Instructor Bio ~ Chad Mairn
Chad Mairn is a librarian, teacher, author, and self-described geek who frequently shares his enthusiasm for ‘all-things technology’ as a speaker at library and technology conferences. He is an Information Services Librarian, adjunct professor, manages the Innovation Lab at St. Petersburg College, and is the CTO at Novare Library Services.

While an undergraduate studying Humanities at the University of South Florida (USF), Chad was awarded a Library of Congress Fellowship archiving Leonard Bernstein’s personal papers. During his Library and Information Science (LIS) graduate work, also at USF, Chad became a technology liaison between the Bill Gates Learning Foundation and Florida public libraries. Chad also plays drums in Fowler’s Bluff, a local rock band with their own craft beer with the same name, who has just recently released their third album.

Chad’s contact information can be found here (Use this link for the word here- https://about.me/chadmairn

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