Bizkaia Talent


Bilbao will become the 3D Printing´s hub

The second FABulous Community meeting will take place the 12th and 13th January 2016 and will bring together 33 innovative business initiatives based on additive manufacturing.

FABulous, the Future Internet Business Acceleration Programme for 3D Printing Services, led by the Biscay Consultancy CARSA, will gather the 33 projects selected under the second Open Call in Bilbao to present the development of new web services based on 3D Printing.

The 24 selected SMEs and 9 entrepreneurs will defend their projects in front of an evaluation panel, who will choose the best projects with a view to become a business application.

The FABulous Community meeting will be open to the public:

  • 200m2 exhibition area, where companies will make public their projects;
  • a networking place dedicated to B2B meetings
  • 5 workshops about 3D Printing, strategies and business models, projects management launching, among others.

The projects are constantly monitored to ensure their continued viability. Among others, the meeting will present projects such as platforms that bring together 3D designers, a 3D food printing revolutionary system to improve culinary creativity and 3Djewellery showing imprints of a baby’s hands or feet.

The selected topics encompass a serie of concepts related to Crowd-sourced and Cloud-based Design & Services for 3D Printing,Manufacturing & Logistics Tools and Services, Advanced Content Management Related to 3D Printing and Mobile Apps and Services for 3D Printing.

Among the projects, there will be 12  from Spain, 4 from Belgium, 4 from United Kingdom, 3 from The Netherlands, 2 fromGermany, 2 from Italy, one from Romania, one from France, one from Latvia, one from Denmark, one from Poland, and the last one from Greece.


fabulous enero 2016


Do you want to to attend? Register here!



Tuesday 12 January

8:30 Registration at the reception
Room Arriaga Room Oteiza
9:00 – 11:00 10:00- 11:00
Projects review Slot 1 Workshop 1: Launching of new digital businesses by Ian MacPherson from CARSA
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 11:30- 12:30
Projects review Slot 2 Workshop 2: Open Innovation: A Key Enabler for Startup Growth by Julian Baladurage
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 16:00 15:00- 16:00
Projects review Slot 3 Workshop 3: Business model and business plan by Antonio Collado from CARSA
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 – 17:45 16:30 – 17:30
Projects review Slot 4 Workshop 4
21:00 -22:30 Networking dinner

Wednesday 13th January

8:30 Registration at the reception
Room Arriaga Room Oteiza
9:00 – 10:00 10:00 – 10:45
Projects review Slot 5 Keynote: How to convince an investor by Joaquin Soucheiron (bwcon)
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee break
11:15 – 12:30  
Projects review Slot 6  
12:30 End of the day


Schedule your B2B meeting and get the chance to meet our FABulous projects

Why should you participate?

  • Organize targeted meetings with pre-identified potential partners
  • Expand your international network and identify new partners among the 33 projects
  • Meet business partners from many sectors: health, industry, food, education, culture…
  • Discover the 33 projects in 3D Printing from all over Europe

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