The LEGO Group is a privately held company based in Billund, Denmark. The company is still owned by the Kirk Kristiansen family who founded it in 1932. The LEGO Group is engaged in the development of children's creativity through playing and learning. Based on the world-famous LEGO® brick, the company today provides toys, experiences and teaching materials for children in more than 130 countries.
LEGO System A/S will be involved in using AM to manufacture inserts for moulds made of graphene based thermoplastics developed and prepared by the other project partners. Further LEGO System A/S will use AM to prototype LEGO elements to develop new play experiences.
The key members of staff who will be involved in the project include:
- Ronen Hadar, PhD in Additive Manufacturing, Senior Manager Specialist in Concept Center
- Roman Voitenkov, MSc in Technology Based Business Development, Lead Professional - Additive Manufacturing in Concept Factory
- Sophia Sachse, PhD in Polymer Engineering, Project Manager in the Materials Department