AM Startup Challenge

3D Printing Startup Challenge

Startups are key for the next wave of disruptive growth of Additive Manufacturing and pushing the envelope of Innovation.

About the Challenge

At, AMTech this year we are excited to be introducing the 3D Printing Startup Challenge in partnership with AM Ventures and ASTM International. The Startup Challenge will provide a platform for Additive Manufacturing Startups to showcase their disruptions to the world and seek collaborations to make an Impact.

The Selected Startups will get:
  • FREE participation at AMTech and included in a dedicated marketing campaign.
  • Opportunity to be part of a pitch event on World 3D Printing Printing Day – 3rd December and present their startup to potential investors, industry experts, press, trade show visitors and other stakeholders
  • 2 Winners of the Pitch Event will also receive a cash prize and other in kind valuable take-aways from our partners.


Any startup* based in Asia, India or Middle East which offers products or services across the additive manufacturing supply chain or is utilising 3D Printing in an innovative way in an application can apply to be part of this Challenge.

Startup Challenge Jury
Aditya Chandavarkar

Aditya Chandavarkar

AM Chronicle

Dr Alexander Liu

Dr Alexander Liu

ASTM International

Sangmin Lee

Sangmin Lee

AM Ventures

* company in operation for not more than 5 years

Timelines for Challenge