ECE Distinguished Lecturer Series - Jon Steveson

ECE Distinguished Lecturer Series

Jon Stevenson

Stratasys, Inc.

October 5, 2016

The Future of Additive Manufacturing: Engineering is a Team Sport

Bio: Jon Stevenson is the CTO of Stratasys Inc., the world leader in 3D printing and additive manufacturing. Prior to acquisition by Stratasys, he was an angel investor in and executive at GrabCAD, the world's largest and fastest growing community of mechanical engineers and CAD professionals. Jon has had a 30-year career as a software executive, primarily focused on software for the manufacturing industry. He has served as the Executive VP at PTC, the Managing Director of Shape Data, and an executive at Siemens PLM. Shape Data developed the Parasolid modeling kernel, the solid modeler that powers the world's most popular mechanical CAD systems. Jon has also been a founder or executive at three successful start-ups outside the manufacturing space, and is a member of the Board of Directors of Dragon Innovation and a technology advisor to Vention. Jon has received patents for his work in both CAD/ CAM and software application security.