Maribor, Slovenia, December 9 and 10, 2020
International Conference on Additive Technologies
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Entry Conditions

How to apply and submit your application?

Authors can register and submit their work on the iCAT 2012 website - competition "Free Form Challenge" where you can select the competition topic(s) in which you wish to participate, and submit the title(s) of your work(s) and other mandatory entries.

Entry Conditions

  • authors can address their work in one of the following forms: drawing*, 3D model in one of CAD file formats (IGS, STEP) or STL file format
  • authors must write a brief description of their work(s) (300-500 letters)
  • 2-4 renders or printed drawing A4 format; jpg, tiff, tga files, max. 10Mb)
All entry materials should also be sent by post.

NOTE: Your models should not exceed overall size 240 mm (in any direction). Models should be submitted in 1:1 scale. Renders and drawings shoud be submitted on A4 format. Maximum upload size for internet submission is 10 MB per file.

* In the event that an author addresses work in the form of a drawing, it must include all aspects of technical drawing (top-view, front-view, side-view and some presentational views), which will allow the jury an insight into the idea, and will offer the possibility of drawing a 3D computer model. We can not take a responsibility for final interpretation of the 2D drawings, if there is not enough information to design a 3D STL file.

Submission deadline

The submission deadline for the design competiton FREE FORM CHALLENGE has been moved to APRIL 30th, 2012. Responsibility for on-time submission lies with the author.

Evaluation criteria

  • Design freedom
  • Functionality
  • Design complexity
  • Presentation of the concept "Free Form"
  • Innovation
  • Design perfection

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