Matthew Petros: (Matt) is an expert in advanced additive manufacturing (AM) technologies. He received his doctoral degree from the University of Southern California, where he focused on the development of binder jetting/bulk sintering metallic AM process for stainless steel alloys. Matt has authored and co-authored several papers in the metal AM space. In 2016, Matt co-founded 3DEO to commercialize the world’s first truly affordable metal AM technology. Matt has received three National Science Foundation SBIR awards for commercializing metal AM technologies. His long-term interests lie in advancing technology development and integration in the creation of a true factory of the future.