ATX West, MD&M West, Plastec West, West Pack, and Design & Manufacturing West is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Welcome to the Advanced Manufacturing West 2019 Presentation Store. Here you can view and download conference and/or show floor theater presentations before, during, and after the event. If you’re looking for a presentation from a specific session that you’re unable to find here, note that it’s likely because the presenter has not provided permission for external use or has not yet shared their presentation with us. Please check back after the event for a more complete catalogue of available presentations.

Eric MillerPrincipal and co-founderPADT

Eric Miller is co-owner and principal of Tempe-based Phoenix Analysis and Design Technologies (PADT) where he is involved in providing tools and services to companies who design and manufacture physical products. He holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.

When he co-founded PADT in 1994, Eric was able to also pursue his interests in IT, graphic design, 3D Printing, database programming, and small business management. Over the years, he became recognized as an expert user of 3D Printing and numerical simulation technology. After more than three decades in the industry, he is often called upon to write and speak on simulation, design, and 3D Printing, as well as on startups and the high-tech sector.

Eric has been published in Digital Engineering magazine, Additive Manufacturing Today,, and more. He is a regular guest blogger for the Phoenix Business Journal. His outside commitments include the Arizona Technology Council Board of Directors, the BioAccel Advisory Council, the President’s STEM Advisory Board member for Grand Canyon University, screening committee of Arizona Technology Investors, former ANSYS steering committee member, and more.