BAVARIA'S STATE MINISTER FOR ECONOMIC AFFAIRS ILSE AIGNER VISITS VOXELJET

High-level visit at voxeljet AG's head office in Friedberg: on Wednesday, 9 September 2015, Bavaria's Minister of Economic Affairs Ilse Aigner visited a number of companies to obtain insights into the success stories of the Bavarian start-up scene. The first station on this tour was voxeljet. While visiting the company's production buildings, the minister was very impressed by the future technology 3D printing and spoke of the excellent opportunities in this fast-growing market.

She also highlighted voxeljet's ability to become a world leader in the production of industrial 3D high-performance printers and services for the on-demand production of molds and models as an outstanding achievement. Company founder Dr. Ingo Ederer was very pleased with the minister's visit and the Bavarian ministry's ongoing interest in 3D printing technology: "It is really nice to see that Bavarian politicians are taking an interest in the establishment and needs of innovative companies in future-oriented industries. And of course the minister's visit was also a special honor for the entire voxeljet team."