Why SmarTech?

When a company purchases a report from SmarTech Markets Publishing or engages us for custom consulting, it receives:

  • Comprehensive analysis that reflects today’s 3D printing market realities and tomorrow’s profitable possibilities.
  • Detailed forecasts that are both believable and provide our clients with an edge over the competition.
  • Actionable recommendations identifying where money will be made and where it will be lost.
  • Candid market assessments based on today’s best strategic thinking, not just data dumps from the Internet.

SmarTech offerings complement internal product planning and technology roadmapping and provide low-cost knowledge enhancement for firms in the 3D printing industry.

SmarTech’s coverage areas

Equipment and Software End User Markets Materials
3D printers for advanced manufacturing Aerospace Metals
Personal 3D printers Automotive Plastics
3D scanners Education Bio-materials
Additive manufacturing software Hobbyists  
  Medical and dental  
  Low-volume manufacturing  
  Mass customization  
  Service bureaus  

Industry reports are our core deliverable, but we also carry out custom consulting when clients need more detailed assessments of companies and markets than can be included in an off-the-shelf report.  In addition, SmarTech offers due diligence services to the financial community.

About Us

SmarTech Markets Publishing delivers industry analysis and market forecasts for the 3D printing/additive manufacturing industry. Our coverage provides insight for those companies offering 3D printing services, materials and software sectors, as well as those that make the 3D printers themselves

SmarTech Markets Publishing is the leading provider of market research and industry analysis in the 3D printing/additive manufacturing sector.  We have published reports on most of the important revenue opportunities in the 3D printing sector including personal printers, low-volume manufacturing, 3D printing materials, medical/dental markets and other promising 3D market segments.  Our client roster includes some of the largest 3D printer firms, materials firms and investors in the world.  And you can follow SmarTech on Twitter where we discuss technology trends, company announcements and the industry’s on-going progress.

SmarTech Team

The team at SmarTech has had decades of experience providing information for high-tech industry sectors and our forecasting and research methodology has been tried and tested over more than 30 years.  We realize how easy it is to be lured into unrealistically bullish revenue projections. So we go the extra mile to ensure our forecasts are hype free.

Lawrence Gasman

Lawrence Gasman is the founder of SmarTech Markets Publishing and is acknowledged worldwide as an expert on technology forecasting. He has previously founded two other industry analyst firms and has also carried out a wide range of technology assessments in areas ranging from optical networking to advanced materials
to augmented reality.

Scott Dunham
Vice President of Research

Scott Dunham is Vice President of Research at SmarTech Markets Publishing, bringing with him years of research experience in the areas of advanced manufacturing and 3D printing. Scott holds a Bachelor's degree in marketing and research from the University of Kentucky's Gatton School of Business & Economics, and has been a featured speaker at 3D printing industry events around the world.

Davide Sher
Senior Analyst, Europe

Davide Sher is Senior Analyst, 3DP Adoption Studies at SmarTech Markets Publishing and has built an extensive experience as a technology journalist and communication consultant. Davide was born in Milan, Italy and spent 12 years in the United States, where he received his BA from SUNY Stony Brook. He now lives in Milan and collaborates with several 3D printing news portals. He founded 3Dprintingbusiness.directory, currently the largest global directory of 3DP related companies, as well as the leading Italian 3DP news portal Replicatore.it

Missy Wade
Vice President of Sales and Content

Missy Wade is the Vice President of Sales and Content for SmarTech Publishing. She has had over 20 years of experience in administrative, sales and medical fields. Missy coordinates all sales activity at SmarTech Publishing and works closely with clients to ensure that they get the products and services that they need. Missy also manages all social media marketing at SmarTech Publishing, collaborating with our Web management team so that our customers can have a user-friendly experience on our Website.

Client List

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Recent Report Purchasers

  • Aleph Objects
  • ATK
  • Autodesk, Inc.
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  • GE
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  • Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
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  • Nobel Biocare Services AG
  • Northrop Grumman
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  • OSAKA Titanium Technologies
  • Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc.
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  • Qualcomm
  • Quantum Information Ltd.
  • S.C. Johnson and Son, Inc.
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  • Siemens PLM Software Inc.
  • Sigma Powders
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  • Zeepro Inc.
  • 3DPrinting.org
  • 3D Systems
  • 3M
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