IAM3D™: Innovative Additive Manufacturing 3D Challenge

ATTENTION E-FESTERS!  Please read this important announcement about ASME E-Fests® in 2022

ASME E-Fest Digital (March 25-26, 2022) and affiliated competitions will NOT be held in-person.  They will continue to be virtual for academic year ’21-’22.  

For more information about ASME’s virtual approach to events and meetings, visit https://www.asme.org/anywhere.

What is the IAM3D™ Competition & Prizes

The ASME Innovative Additive Manufacturing 3D (IAM3D™) Challenge is designed to give mechanical and multi-disciplinary undergraduate students around the world an opportunity to re-engineer existing products or create new designs. Students competing in IAM3D™ will showcase their creativity by demonstrating the value added through their ingenuity, application of sound engineering design principles, and leveraging Additive Manufacturing technologies.


  • 1st place - $500
  • 2nd place - $300
  • 3rd place - $150

2022 ASME IAM3D Competition WINNERS & Rules

The 2022 IAM3D Winners:

  • 1st place – Oktaknight - KLS Gogte Institute of Technology
  • 2nd place – Team Aria/The Beast - Shiv Nadar University
  • 3rd place - CDV Racing - University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV)

Full Team Rankings for the 2022 Competition


Download the 2022 IAM3D Competition Rules

**2023 Rules and Information will post soon!**


If you have questions, please submit them to IAM3D@asme.org.