About the Tours
Note: The tours are only available for those who pre-registered and received confirmation. Departs from the Media Lab on Wednesday, January 29 at 9am.
Tour 1: Formlabs and Tulip
About Formlabs: Formlabs is expanding access to digital fabrication, so anyone can make anything. Headquartered in Somerville, Massachusetts, with offices in Germany, Japan, China, Singapore, Hungary, and North Carolina, Formlabs is the professional 3D printer of choice for engineers, designers, manufacturers, and decision makers around the globe.
About Tulip: Tulip, the Manufacturing App Platform, is empowering the world’s leading manufacturers to improve the productivity of their teams, the quality of their output, and the efficiency of their operations. With Tulip’s no-code platform, manufacturers can empower those closest to operations to digitally transform their shop floors and gain real-time visibility into the people, machines and processes involved in production—all in a matter of days.
Tour 2: Ginkgo Bioworks
About Ginkgo Bioworks: Ginkgo Bioworks is a leading pioneer in the emerging synthetic biology industry and is redesigning aspects of the living world to solve some of the globe’s growing challenges in health, energy, food, materials, and more. Its mission to “make biology easier to engineer” is poised to disrupt multiple industries by leveraging its unparalleled data, automation, and scale capabilities in biological engineering. Ginkgo has raised more than $700 million in private investment since its 2011 launch and is currently the highest valued VC-backed company in Boston.