After graduating from the Military Academy as a Systems Engineer in 1995, Assoc. Prof. Savaş DİLİBAL completed his master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering at Istanbul Technical University and his doctorate at Department of Materials Engineering in Yıldız Technical University. In 2010, he completed his post-doctoral education at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) Mechanical Engineering Department with a TUBITAK scholarship. Between 2012-2014, he worked as a researcher in the “Subsonic Fixed Wing Program” NASA project. He continues his studies on soft robotic systems produced by additive manufacturing at Istanbul Gedik University Mechatronics Engineering Department. He is also the Director of Robot Technology Application and Research Center. He is in the organizing committee of the International 3D Printing (Additive Manufacturing) Technologies and Digital Industry Congress.