Monday, Apr 25, 2011 5:00 AM

Rock Hill, South Carolina – April 25, 2011 – 3D Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: TDSC) announced today that it will sponsor and participate in ‘3D/DC: 3D Printing Comes to the Nation’s Capital,’ on April 28, 2011 in the Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC.

‘3D/DC’ is the idea of Public Knowledge, a Washington, D.C. based public interest group working to defend citizens' rights in the emerging digital culture. Public Knowledge is joining with 3D Systems and others to educate policymakers on the transformative power of 3D content-to-print solutions and the policy issues that this disruptive technology raises.
 
3D/DC includes panels and 3D printing demonstrations allowing policymakers to experience this technology first hand, and speak one-on-one with leading providers. 3D Systems the developer of SLA, the first additive manufacturing technology, plans to exhibit its affordable Bits from Bytes portfolio of RapMan™ and BfB™ 3000 3D Printers and Kits.
 
About 3D Systems Corporation
3D Systems is a leading provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials and custom part services. Its expertly integrated rapid prototyping and manufacturing solutions reduce the time and cost of designing new products and printing real parts directly from digital input. These solutions are used to design, communicate, prototype and produce functional end-use parts; customers create with confidence.