Laser Symposium & ISAM 2021

Acknowledgment and review

From 7 to 9 December, ISAM 2021 was held together with Laser Symposium 2021 as a joined conference.

The virtual event offered a sophisticated and multi-faceted program which attracted 200 participants from 27 countries and addressed most diverse aspects of Laser Material Processing and Additive Manufacturing.

We would like to thank all participants for their contribution to this successful event!

About ISAM

Additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, has become increasingly important for industrial applications. Fascinating engineering solutions paired with exciting economic benefits are strong drivers for R&D efforts worldwide. The Fraunhofer IWS Dresden is a proud pacemaker for industrial solutions through additive manufacturing. The International Symposium Additive Manufacturing (ISAM) brings together the world's leading experts, end-users and newcomers and offers a unique platform for scientific exchange and industrial networking.


Review: ISAM 2019

Video impressions around the 3rd International Symposium Additive Manufacturing in Dresden

More information


Fraunhofer IWS Dresden



Additive Manufacturing Center Dresden (AMCD)


Project AGENT-3D


Additiv-Generative Fertigung - Die 3D-Revolution zur Produktherstellung im Digitalzeitalter (AGENT-3D)