Edward Borg

Edward Borg

Edward Borg

Co Founder at Thought3D

Edward Borg is co-founder and Chief Technical Officer of Thought3D Ltd where he is responsible for automation and production and leads technical development.

After studying Software Engineering at the University of Malta, Edward went to work in Germany. During this time he was awarded a prize by Intel for his software contributions. He also further studied Engineering with The Open University with a particular interest in Nano Technology developing a low cost, mostly 3D printed, Atomic Force Microscope. Additionally he took classes at Udacity on Artificial Intelligence and Android Programming.

Together with Dr. Keith M. Azzopardi, Edward felt the need of developing something useful. The first product idea was related to a common passion they have, that for scuba diving. Subsequently, they ended up founding Thought3D Ltd. and creating Magigoo. Thought3D focuses on solving major issues in Additive Manufacturing, assuring this technology disrupts the future. Thought3D has won the Malta Innovation Awards, won the TakeOff Seed Fund Award and the GoGlobal Award, was nominated Best Emerging Company at TCT Show, was Runner up as Best Tech Startup and was also recipient of a number of grants.

Read more about Edward and some of his work here.

Speaker of SESSION 10: NANOTECHNOLOGY IN PRINTING AND ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING