Boeing VP of Additive Manufacturing Interview released!


Defence iQ is proud to release ‘Interview with Melissa Orme VP of AM at Boeing: Giving AM Flight’. In this interview, she delivers an analysis on how AM has grown in Boeing and how they are planning to take it further. Read the interview here:

Melissa Orme will be speaking at the Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace, Defence & Space conference returning on the 27 – 28 February 2024 at Ashton Gate Stadium in Bristol, UK. There is also a pre-event site visit to GKN Aerospace’s Global Technology Centre, where attendees will observe live demonstrations from the factory and manufacturing floor.

Join Europe’s premier Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace, Defence and Space Conference and meet with leaders from the UK’s largest aerospace cluster and network with more users than ever before, from the defence and space community.

Interested parties can register at

Key speakers:

  • Alexander Champion, Additive Manufacturing Project Manager, UK MoD
  • John Sneden, Propulsion Director, US Air Force Life Cycle Management Centre
  • Beth Dittmer, Propulsion Integration Division Chief, US Air Force Life Cycle Management Centre
  • Steven Barnes, AM Process & Capability Lead, BAE Systems
  • Dr Melissa Orme, Vice President, Additive Manufacturing, Boeing
  • Dr Prabhjot Singh, Director, Additive Manufacturing, RTX
  • Dan Anders-Brown, Technology Development and Advanced Manufacturing, Qinetiq
  • Steve Salt, AM Design Specialist, Rolls Royce
  • Lieutenant Colonel Ramon Macias, Project Coordinator (Materiel Management), NATO Allied Command Transformation
  • Jonathan Morley, Programme Director – Material Availability Services, Babcock
  • Bradley Hughes, Principal Research Engineer – Additive Manufacturing, GKN Aerospace
  • Iain Minton, Chief Air Technologist, BAE Systems
  • Fernando Lartategui, Associate Technical Fellow in ALM, ITP Aero
  • Ruaridh Mitchinson, Technology Manager, AM, MTC
  • Len Pannett, Co-Chair, Inventory Working Group, UK MoD
  • Keiron Salter, Owner, KW Motorsport
  • Evren Yasa, Head of Additive Manufacturing, AMRC
  • Dr Glenn Daehn, Director, Hybrid Autonomous Manufacturing, Moving from Evolution to Revolution, Ohio State University

View the agenda and expert speaker line-up at

Sponsored by:

2-Star Partners: Ai Build, Cooksongold, DMG Mori, Stratasys, Trumpf.

1-Star Partners: Formlabs, Renishaw, Wayland Additive, Weber Additive.

For sponsorship enquiries contact Thomas Weiner, Sponsorship Manager on [email protected] or call +44 (0)207 368 9300.

Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace, Defence & Space
27 – 28 February 2024
Ashton Gate Stadium, Bristol, UK