Following a hugely successful debut edition of TCT + Personalize Asia in March 2015 the joint organisers of the event, Rapid News Publications Ltd (Rapid News) and VNU Exhibitions Asia (VNU) announced the formation of VNU Rapid News Co. Ltd., a joint venture company that combine their networks, processes and skills to further expand the additive manufacturing (AM), 3D printing and 3D technology event and media portfolio to a pan-Asian audience. The joint venture company is based in Shanghai and capitalizes on VNU’s strong reputation for organizing world-class exhibitions in the region while Rapid News brings its two decades of technology expertise, networks, global market knowledge and experience.