You often hear people say there’s going to be this massive maker economy in which everybody’s a designer. That’s actually not going to happen.
There’s going to be much more, much stronger emphasis on kind of creative work, on generating content.
Mass manufacturing is absolutely here to stay, but 3D printing will have a subtle but significant long-term impact on the economy.
People spend a lot of time trying to think about how to connect abstract concepts to real life. 3D printers open up a whole new possibility.
Being an engineer is not just about being able to calculate and analyze. It's a whole spectrum of skills.