BIL 2015

March 21-22nd at Imperial Vancouver. Doors open at 8am. Opening remarks begin at 9:30AM.

John Biehler


An avid photographer and generally curious geek, John Biehler discovered 3D printing in 2009 and built his first 3D printer shortly thereafter. Since then, he has been actively sharing his knowledge about the technology with thousands of people at various events, workshops and conferences, on television and radio, as well as online through his website. He cofounded a Vancouver-area group of 3D printer builders and enthusiasts. For the second year in a row, he was listed among the top 100 3D Printing innovators & influencers in the 3D printing industry. His first book, “3D Printing with Autodesk” was published in 2014 by Pearson.

Talk Title: Current State of 3D Printing

Using photos, video and physical samples, John Biehler will explain and demystify the current state of 3D printing technology and the myriad of different processes that fall under the umbrella of 3D printing. By sharing and explaining many real world examples of how this emerging technology has actually been changing our lives for over three decades.

Everything from 3D printed cars, buildings, prosthetic hands, human heart valves, and even 3D printed clothing & food will be showcased during the presentation.