Free 3D Printing and Scanning Workshops Offered at Southeast


LOC-InnovationCenterCAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., May 12, 2015 – NovaCopy and the Missouri Innovation Corporation (MIC), located at Southeast Missouri State University in the Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, are hosting a series of 3D printing and scanning workshops May 19-20.

These workshops will feature demonstrations of the latest in 3D technologies, discussion of current trends and applications, and opportunities for business owners and entrepreneurs to learn how they might incorporate such technologies into their business.

“3D printing and scanning technology has recently experienced rapid growth,” said Eric Nation, document solutions specialist for NovaCopy. “My hope with these seminars is that attendees will strike new partnerships in the community and streamline their business based on the practical applications 3D scanning and printing technology offers. For creative entrepreneurs, business owners, students and teachers, the opportunities for using these technologies in their daily activities are endless. The workshops are intended to help educate the community and inspire them to think of ways they could utilize 3D printing and scanning technologies.”

Brian Tapp, chief operating officer of the Missouri Innovation Corporation adds, “3D printing technology is another tool that can be used to advance their business. A primary goal of the MIC is to facilitate innovations that will advance entrepreneurship and create positive economic impact. The MIC is excited to collaborate with NovaCopy to bring this opportunity to the region.”

The workshops are scheduled for 9-10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., and 2 to 3:30 p.m. May 19 and 20 in the Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 920 Broadway in Cape Girardeau.

Registration is available online at Seats are limited for each workshop.