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Symposium: Governor’s Chair Additive Manufacturing in Design

October 1, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 12:15 pm

No cost
Large-scale 3D printer at ORNL

University of Tennessee Governor’s Chair for Energy + Urbanism and UT Institute for Smart Structures present a research symposium

The Future of Large-Scale Additive Manufacturing in Design

With the promise of unlimited potential coupled with material and energy efficiency, additive manufacturing is changing the way we build, and many of the creators and leading innovators of building-scale 3D printing are located within two hours of the University of Tennessee.



Held at the college’s Fab Lab at 525 North Gay Street, this symposium and lecture bring together innovators who will discuss the state of large-scale additive manufacturing, emerging research and future implications of its widespread application in design.


  • UT College of Architecture + Design
  • Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • LM Industries
  • Branch Technology
  • Berkeley College of Environmental Design



Monday, October 1, 2018

8:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

UT College of Architecture + Design Fab Lab

525 North Gay Street, Knoxville TN 37917

Light breakfast and lunch included.



The Fab Lab is located at 525 North Gay Street.  Parking for the symposium is available in the following places:

  • Fab Lab parking lot at the corner of Broadway Street and 5th Avenue
  • St. John’s Lutheran Church across 5th Avenue


Where to enter

The Fab Lab’s main entrance is on North Gay Street.


Keynote Lecture:

Monday, October 1, 2018

5:30-7:30 p.m.

Ronald Rael, Assoc. Professor of Architecture, Eva Li Memorial Chair in Architecture

Berkeley College of Environmental Design

Emerging Objects

UT College of Architecture + Design McCarty Auditorium, Rm. 109

1715 Volunteer Boulevard, Knoxville, TN 37996


October 1, 2018
8:00 am - 12:15 pm
No cost


James Rose


Fab Lab
525 N. Gay Street
Knoxville, TN 37916 United States
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