3D Print Week @ Learning Garden (5-8 Oct, 2015)

Date: 
21/09/2015 to 08/10/2015

Co-organised by the CUHK Library and the PI Centre, we are pleased to offer 3D Print Week @ Learning Garden in the University Library.  The 3D Print Week comprises a series of events and workshops aimed at exploring various applications and creativity design using 3D printers and scanners.  This event provides an ideal platform for participants to talk directly with experts, attend workshops and get hands-on experience on 3D printing and scanning.

3D technologies may inspire your creativity and actualize your design concepts into everyday life.  Join us at 3D Print Week @ Learning Garden.

Enquiries: 3943 9730 / liblc@lib.cuhk.edu.hk

 

Creativity and 3D Printing Open Day
The PI Centre, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering, 3D printing’s interest group and local suppliers are invited to exhibit and demonstrate their projects related to 3D models, and the latest 3D printers and scanners at the Learning Garden.   Participants can talk directly with experts and get first-hand information on the latest development of 3D printing and scanning.

Date    : Oct 8 (Thur)
Time    : 10:30am - 5pm
Venue  : Learning Garden, University Library
All are welcome.

Sharing Session
Design Thinking: A Humanistic Approach to Problem-solving 
Speaker           : Mr. Alex Fung, Former Principal of Hong Kong Design Institute
Date                : Oct 8, 2015 (Thu)  
Time                : 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Venue              : Open Forum, Learning Garden, LG/F, University Library
Language        : Cantonese, but will change to English when there is any student who does not know Cantonese.

Exhibitors

  1. 3D Printing’s Interest Group
  2. Drag Design, Pi Centre
  3. Vottle, Pi Centre
  4. RegCourse, Pi Centre
  5. Hong Kong Social Enterprise Challenge (HKSEC), Center for Entrepreneurship
  6. Bio-inspired Wire-driven Robot Fish, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering
  7. ArrayZ 3D Printer DIY Workshop
  8. DTSL Group
  9. Mings 3D Production
  10. Move Hand Workshop
  11. Thingzcube 3D Printing
  12. TM System

Posters illustrating different 3D scanners, printers and applications applying 3D technologies will be displayed at the Learning Garden from Oct 6 to Oct 8.

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Creativity and 3D Printing Open Day Creativity and 3D Printing Open Day Creativity and 3D Printing Open Day

 

Workshop Series for 3D Print Week @ Learning Garden
The awareness and popularity of 3D technologies are breaking down the barriers between design concept and manufacturing.  This workshop series will give you a basic understanding and ideas of how to design, create and print 3D models.

CUHK students, staff and faculty with an interest in 3D printing and scanning are most welcome to join the workshops by completing the Online Registration Form.

Program A: Ideation: Design Thinking
1. Introduction to the latest 3D scanner technologies and its applications

The talk introduces the applications of the latest 3D scanning technology to educators, so that they can establish innovative teaching methods and content to enhance their students' ability to use the manufacturing technologies.

Speaker: Engineer, CREAFORM Shanghai
Date: 5 Oct (Mon)      11:00 to 12:30pm
Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library
Language: Cantonese
 Introduction to the latest 3D scanner technologies and its applications

Program B: Innovation: Creating 3D Models
2. Discovery 3D printing resources online

The workshop introduces how to use online 3D application software to create 3D models.  Participants may have hands-on experience to design and print your own 3D name tags. 
Participants

Speaker: Mr. Ken Lun, Move Hand Workshop
Date: 6 Oct (Tue)        10:30 to 12:30noon
Venue: User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library
Quota       : 24
Language  : Cantonese
Discovery 3D printing resources online

3. Application of 3D printing in Art

The core idea of 3d printing is to print things layer by layer, have you ever thought about how 3d printing can be applied to 2D arts and transform it into a 3D masterpiece?

Speaker: Mr. Garett Wong, Design Director, Thingzcube 3D Printing
Date: 6 Oct (Tue)        2:30 to 4:30pm
Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library
Language  : Cantonese
Application of 3D printing in Art

Program C: Implementation: 3D Printing In Action
4. Get started with 3D printing, scanning and modeling techniques workshop

The workshop introduces basic techniques of creating 3D models for 3D printing.  Participants may have a chance to build their own figurines by using Blender, a free and open source 3D creation software, and the Structure Sensor 3D scanner.

Speaker    : Mr. Chris Leung, Marketing Director, DTSL Group
Date          : 7 Oct (Wed)        10:30 to 12:30noon
Venue       : User Education Room 2, G/F, University Library
Quota        : 24
Language  : Cantonese, but will change to English when there is any student who does not know Cantonese.
Get started with 3D printing, scanning and modeling techniques workshop

5. Applying 3D printing in various walks of life

With continuous advancement of 3D printing materials and technologies, 3D printing is becoming a popular application in all walks of life.  The market has a great vision in 3D printing, its applications include transportation, medical, dental, construction, education and design industries.

Speaker     : Mr. Chris Juwono, Director, TM System
Date          : 7 Oct (Wed)        2:30 to 5:00pm
Venue       : Open Forum, Learning Garden, LG/F, University Library
Language  : Cantonese, but will change to English when there is any student who does not know Cantonese.
 Applying 3D printing in various walks of life  Applying 3D printing in various walks of life

3D Print Week @ Learning Garden (5-8 Oct, 2015)