3D Pioneers Challenge

International Design-competition for additive manufacturing 2020

Already for the fourth time the unique 3D Pioneers Challenge, as the platform for pioneers in 3D printing, covers a range of verticals and is aimed at designers who are breaking new ground in the field of 3D printing, taking into account the complete value-added system of additive technologies and understand the key trends of the industry.
The Challenge seeks to uncover specialists from around the world who are thinking outside the box and - pushing boundaries.

Verticals 2020
Design, Digital, Architecture, Material, FashionTech, MedTech, Mobility, Sustainability, Electronics


Prize money 35.000 Euro kindly supported by the Ministry of Economics, Science and Digital Society Thuringia.

Highlight 2020: 3DPC Trophy

A special highlight was waiting for the main winner of the 3DPC 2020:
As part of 3DPC & Friends, the winner of 2019 in the vertical Digital Hyperganic was brought together with juror and star designer Ross Lovegrove and the 3DPC partner Materialise . This result of such a cooperation in the 3DPC network could be seen for the first time on 15 July 2020 when the joint work was awarded to the main winner - the additive manufactured 3DPC Trophy!