The transformative power of co-creation observed through the lens of Additive Manufacturing – Presented by Kristel Van den Bergh, Materialise

The transformative power of co-creation observed through the lens of Additive Manufacturing – Presented by Kristel Van den Bergh, Materialise, at the 3D Medtech Printing Conference, February 01, 2017, at MECC Maastricht, The Netherlands. Additive manufacturing presents many exciting opportunities for the Medtech and wearables space, from rapid prototyping to final certified production. However, this… [read more]

“WATIFY – an EU initiative inspiring and helping traditional businesses in their technological transformation” – Presented by Stef Meijers, Brainport Development

WATIFY – an EU initiative inspiring and helping traditional businesses in their technological transformation – Presented by Stef Meijers, Brainport Development at the 3D Medtech Printing Conference, which takes place on Feb 01 2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands. To stimulate the uptake of advanced technologies – such as 3D-printing – the European Commission… [read more]

Three-dimensional printing in cardiac surgery and interventional cardiology: a single-centre experience – Presented by Ralf Sodian, Heart Centre Lahr / Baden

Three-dimensional printing in cardiac surgery and interventional cardiology: a single-centre experience – Presented by Prof. Dr. med. Ralf Sodian, Heart Centre Lahr / Baden, Department of Thoracic- and Cardiovascular Surgery at the 3D Medtech Printing Conference, which takes place on Feb 01 2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands. Three-dimensional printing, a widely used technique… [read more]

Additive Manufacturing of functionally graded scaffolds for bone tissue engineering – Presented by Ravi Sinha, MERLN Institute, Maastricht University

Additive Manufacturing of functionally graded scaffolds for bone tissue engineering – Presented by Ravi Sinha, MERLN Institute, Maastricht University at the 3D Bioprinting Conference which takes place on Jan 31, 2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands. “The classical tissue engineering approach has been to put cells within structural supports (scaffolds) which would resorb or… [read more]

Towards printing personalized orthopaedic implants, the Prosperos project – Presented by Chris Arts, Maastricht University Medical Centre

Towards printing personalized orthopaedic implants, the Prosperos project – Presented by Dr Chris Arts, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Department Orthopaedic Surgery at the 3D Medtech Printing Conference, which takes place on Feb 01 2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands. Prosperos (Printing Personalized Orthopedic Implants) is a research project between 12 partners led by Maastricht… [read more]

3D Bioprinting: Ethical Aspects and the Big Picture – Presented by Anna Pacholczyk, Centre for Ethics in Medicine, University of Bristol

3D Bioprinting: Ethical Aspects and the Big Picture – Presented by Anna Pacholczyk, Centre for Ethics in Medicine, University of Bristol at the 3D Bioprinting Conference which takes place on Jan 31, 2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands. Advances in 3D bioprinting raise ethical, social, legal and regulatory issues. This presentation outlines the contribution… [read more]

Regenerative Polymers for Dentistry – Presented by Adam Celiz, University of Nottingham

Regenerative Polymers for Dentistry – Presented by Dr. Adam Celiz, University of Nottingham at the 3D Dental Printing Conference, which takes place on Jan 31, 2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands. Current dental treatments rely on materials that do not interface well with biological tissues. We have developed therapeutic biomaterials for dental treatments by… [read more]

Comparative study on the accuracy of four digital methods by linear and volumetric analysis of dental material impressions – Presented by Stefano Pagano, University of Perugia

Comparative study on the accuracy of four digital methods by linear and volumetric analysis of dental material impressions – Presented by Stefano Pagano, University of Perugia, at the 3D Dental Printing Conference, which takes place on Jan 31, 2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands.

Is Herston Biofabrication Institute creating the hospital of the future?

Is Herston Biofabrication Institute creating the hospital of the future? Advances in biofabrication research led by the Herston Biofabrication Institute will transform the way we provide health care by producing innovative personalized and automated treatments. The Herston Biofabrication Institute is a partnership between Metro North Hospital and Health Service, and QUT. Launching in 2017, the… [read more]