Inventor Award 2017
Three invention disclosures of the year 2016 were honoured at the Inventor Award Ceremony of the Ruhr University Bochum. Among them was the invention report “Supportless multi-axis extrusion process for additive production” by Benjamin Johnen, Michael Rieger and Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bernd Kuhlenkötter.
ERCIS Launch Pad 2017
At the 10th ERCIS Launch Pad, Free-D Printing won the prize for the business concept with the best scientific foundation, which was evaluated and awarded by researchers from WWU Münster together with the jury.
1st place start2grow
On June 19, 2020, FreeD Printing was awarded first place at the pitch event of the start2grow start-up competition, held by the Dortmund Economic Development Agency. The team prevailed against 76 other teams.