Bhaskar Dutta
Bhaskar Dutta President at DM3D Technology
Bhaskar has been associated with DM3D since its inception in 2013. DM3D Technology is a leading provider of laser additive manufacturing service to aerospace, automotive and general industrial sector. DM3D’s patented closed loop Direct Metal Deposition (DMD) technology is used to 3D print new parts, repair/remanufacture used parts, apply wear/corrosion coating on components and manufacture multi-material components.
Bhaskar has 27 years of experience in the field of metallurgy and metal processing, including 12 years in the Additive Manufacturing (AM) industry. Bhaskar has also been deeply involved with Additive Manufacturing research and development. He has more than 50 publications, and one book on AM technology. He has 8 pending patents on AM process, product and material development and gave multiple invited talks in International Conferences and Technology Forums. Bhaskar is a member of Technology Issues Committee of Association for Manufacturing Technologies (AMT) and also a member of ASM International.
Gisbert Ledvon
Gisbert LedvonDirector Business Devlopment at HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION
Gisbert Ledvon, as TNC Business Development Manager in North America. With over 20 years of extensive corporate industrial machine business experience, Ledvon assumed this new position earlier this year and is responsible for growing the CNC control side of the HEIDENHAIN business in this region.
Corporate Management experience B to B marketing and business development for European and North American metal working Industry. Extensive market knowledge of major machine tool builders and their specific market segments.
Fluent in German and English.
Born in Germany and beginning his professional training as an apprentice via the Tool and Die Vocational College in Olsberg, Germany, Ledvon has lived in the United States for many years, where he completed a business program at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in Evanston, IL, in 2009.