US embassy begins 3D printing workshops

DOHA: The USA embassy is partnering with Texas A & M University Qatar (TAMUQ) and conducting workshops on notions of 3D printing at Qatar Scientific Club.

Extensive topics are explored by the ‘World of 3D printing’ workshop series from 3D technology to more technical advice related to layout and autocad objects like arcs, lines and circles. It is an embassy-sponsored education programme in partnership with all the club. With all the club, the embassy has worked within the past few years to provide technical gear and experts in the areas of technology, science, engineering and mathematics instruction.

In continuation of partnership with all the club, Yasser Al Hamidi, a 3D printing pro and Lab Supervisor in the Mechanical Engineering Programme, TAMUQ, is delivering workshops from 6 to 8pm from November 10 at the club.

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