Introduction to 3D Printing


Avi Reichenthal, President and CEO of3D Systems, provides a brief overview of 3D printing, as well as the ability of this technology to challenge existing and potentially disrupt business models across a variety of industries.

Filmed for Singularity University’s Graduate Studies Program, June 2013.

Avi Reichenthal
About The Speaker

Avi Reichenthal is the faculty co-chair of the Additive Manufacturing Program at Singularity University. Since September 2003, he has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of 3D Systems. Under Reichenthal’s leadership, 3D Systems emerged as a global 3D content-to-print leader that is redefining and shaping how we design, produce, consume and live our lives. Prior to joining 3D Systems, Reichenthal served in various senior executive positions with Sealed Air Corporation, a leading provider of food safety and security, facility hygiene and product protection solutions worldwide, most recently as Corporate Officer, Vice President and General Manager of Sealed Air’s Shrink Packaging business. A passionate maker and community service leader, Reichenthal is the recipient of the regional 2011 E&Y entrepreneur of the year award, two Innovator Awards and holds 25 U.S. patents.