Peter Weijmarshausen
03/05/2013

Peter Weijmarshausen

3D printing & the Democratization of Production

What is 3D printing and why is it so relevant for many people? What can we do today and how will 3D printing disrupt manufacturing and supply chains?

Peter Weijmarshausen is the CEO and Co-Founder of Shapeways, the world’s leading 3D printing marketplace and community.  Prior to Shapeways, Peter was the CTO of Sangine, where he and his team designed and developed satellite broadband modems and Director of Engineering at Aramiska, where he was responsible for delivering a business broadband service via satellite. Earlier in his career, Peter worked as ICT manager for Not a Number where he facilitated the adoption of the widely successful open source 3D software Blender. Peter was born and raised in the Netherlands and moved to New York in 2010.