Extrudr was able to attend the FABRICATE 2017 in Stuttgart, which is an international peer reviewed conference with supporting publication on the theme of Digital Fabrication. The FABRICATE 2017 conference aims to instigate discussions on constructed projects and cutting-edge research in the context of computational design and digital fabrication between leading experts in academia and industry.

The first session on the second day was entirely committed to the topic of  "Rethinking additives and 3D printing" led by Philip Yuan. Latest technologies and methodologies had been presented by different research rnstitutes like the ETH of Zürich, UCL Bartlett & the ICD Stuttgart. Furthermore leading companies were able to showcase their problems and solutions to the audience.