Program

Below you can see the program of the 2020 edition, which took place on February 4 and 5 in Maastricht. If you are interested in speaking or becoming a partner for the next edition, we invite you to contact us.

4 February

08:4509:30
Registration and Welcome
Parallel Session: 3D Dental Printing
Parallel Session: 3D Bio Printing
kety sindzeMODERATOR: Kety Sindze, Business Developer, 3D Adept pieter hermansMODERATOR: Pieter Hermans, Matchmaker for Innovators, Jakajima, Read more
09:3010:00Yi Sun, Head of 3D surgical planning Lab – Oral and maxillofacial surgery, UZ Leuven, Belgium, on "Application of 3D printed patient specific implant in oral and maxillofacial surgery", Read morelisa bregoliLisa Bregoli, EU funding expert, Senior Project Manager, Warrant Hub S.p.A., European Funding Division, on "EU-funded project GIOTTO: The next challenge for smarT nanobiOmaterials and 3D technologies to treat osteoporotic fractures", Read more
10:0010:30Emanuele PaolettoEmanuele Paoletto, Certified dental technician, ORTHOMODUL Lab Manager, on "Orthodontics in the digital world: a 3D approach combining LMF and DLP technologies", Read morePrasad Shastri, Professor and Director of the Institute for Macromolecular Chemistry, University of Freiburg, Germany, om 'Translational Challenges in 3D-Bioprinting', Read more
10:3011:00Rene van der MeerRené van der Meer, CTO & Co-Founder, Lake3D, on "Disruptive Multi Material 3D Technology for 3D Dental Printing and beyond", Read more silvia farèSilvia Farè, Associate Professor, Politecnico di Milano, on "3D printing of thermo-responsive hydrogels", Read more
11:0011:45
Coffee Break, Networking and visit Expo
11:4512:15gabi janssenGabi Janssen, Business Development Manager Healthcare, DSM Additive Manufacturing, on "How do regulations impact your medical production?", Read moreSandra Van VlierbergheSandra Van Vlierberghe, Professor (BOF-ZAP), Ghent University, on "3D-printing of photo-crosslinkable polymers for tissue engineering purposes", Read more
12:1512:45Arno HermansArno Hermans, Founder, 3Dmouthguard, on "Turning your upperjaw into a mouthguard", Read moreAdrian RangaAdrian Ranga, Assistant Professor, Laboratory of Bioengineering and Morphogenesis, KU Leuven, on "Printing microvessels for organoid bioengineering", Read more
12:4514:15
Lunch, Networking and visit Expo
Lab Tour to MERLN Institute for Technology-Inspired Regenerative Medicine [FULLY BOOKED] More information
14:1514:45Alessandro RicciAlessandro Ricci, Managing Director, 3DIFIC, Italy, on "The use of planning aids in perinatal Congenital Heart Diseases", Read morecarlos motaCarlos Mota, Assistant Professor, MERLN Institute for Technology-Inspired Regenerative Medicine, on "Bioprinting of renal models", Read more
14:4515:15Petra ClaußPetra Clauß, Managing Director, Ignident, on "How to get 3-D-Data of human patients for planning and working with in the workflow of the digital dentistry", Read morenathalie dusserreNathalie Dusserre, Head of Cells and Quality, Inserm, France, on 'Laser-Assisted Bioprinting: Effect on Bone Regeneration', Read more
15:1516:00
Break, Networking and visit Expo
16:0016:30marek pokornyMarek Pokorny, Senior Researcher, Head of the Group of Nano and Micro Technologies, Contipro a.s., on "Nanofiber technologies for improving the biological compatibility of metal implants", Read moreRicky SolorzanoRicky Solorzano, CEO, Allevi, on "What if every scientist had an easy way to print and pattern cells", Read more
16:3017:00mathieu perennouMathieu Perennou, Director of Sales & Business Development EMEA Region, Simufact Engineering GmbH, on "Simulating Additive Manufacturing - Optimizing quality, time & costs", Read more Nicholas JacobsonNicholas Jacobson, Founder/ Design Researcher, MIX Design, on "Voxel Printing for Surgery", Read more
17:0018:30
Drinks, Networking and visit Expo
19:0022:00

4 February

Networking Dinner, Registration required
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5 February

08:4509:30
Registration and Welcome
Parallel Session: 3D Pharma Printing
Parallel Session: 3D Medtech Printing
pieter hermansMODERATOR: Pieter Hermans, Matchmaker for Innovators, Jakajima, Read moreAlessandro RicciMODERATOR: Alessandro Ricci, 3Dific
09:3010:00Anton AulbersAnton Aulbers, Senior Consultant 3D Pharma Printing, TNO, on "Digital Drug Manufacturing - towards truly personalized drug delivery", Read moreLiesbet GerisProfessor Liesbet Geris, Head of Biomechanics Research Unit, University of Liège, on "Using digital twins to design 3D printed implants for skeletal tissue engineering", Read more
10:0010:30natalja geninaNatalja Genina, Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen, Department of Pharmacy, on 'Cryptopharmaceuticals: Smart dosage forms', Read moredenis dowlingProf. Denis Dowling, Director, I-Form Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre,
University College Dublin, on "In-situ process monitoring during the Selective Laser Melted Ti-6Al-4V porous biomaterials", Read more
10:3011:00Heidi öblomHeidi Öblom, PhD Student, Åbo Akademi University, Finland, on 'Towards printed pediatric medicines in hospital pharmacies', Read moretassilo moritz Tassilo Moritz, Group Leader "Shaping and Additive Manufacturing", Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems IKTS, Germany, on "Individualized bone replacement parts by hybrid ceramic manufacturing', Read more
11:0011:30
Coffee Break, Networking and visit Expo
11:3013:00Antien ZuidbergAntien Zuidberg, Professor of Practice (Lector), HAS University of Applied Sciences, on "3D Food printing for better eating", Read moreMaria Camara TorresMaria Cámara Torres, PhD Student, MERLN Institute for Technology-Inspired Regenerative Medicine, on "Boosting bone regeneration: Additive manufacturing of continuous gradient scaffolds using functional composite materials", Read more
ricky wildman
Ricky Wildman, Professor, Centre for Additive Manufacturing, University of Nottingham, on "Formulating for 3D printing of pharmaceuticals", Read morestefan leonhardtStefan Leonhardt, Managing Partner, Kumovis, Germany, on "3D Printing with High Perfomance Polymers for Implants and other Medical Products", Read more
netta beerNetta Beer, Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Pharmacy, Copenhagen University, on 'Is 3D printing of personalized medicine feasible? The Dutch perspective'', Read more Jan-Paul van LoonJan-Paul van Loon, Senior Consultant, Qserve Consultancy, on "Printing medical devices under the MDR: changed world?", Read more
13:0014:00
Lunch, Networking and visit Expo
Lab Tour to MERLN Institute for Technology-Inspired Regenerative Medicine [FULLY BOOKED], More information
14:0015:30
Plenary Session: 3D printing in (Non) Academic Hospitals, part 1
(sharing experiences, do's and don'ts, how to start, multidisciplinary collaboration, legal issues)
pieter hermansMODERATOR: Pieter Hermans, Matchmaker for Innovators, Jakajima, Read more
vera lagerburgVera Lagerburg, Medical physicist, OLVG, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, on "3D printing - from idea to clinical practice", Read more
limor havivLimor Haviv, Surgical 3D Printing Designer, 3D4OP / Tel Aviv Medical Center, on 'The role of in-house surgical 3D printing hubs in hospital', Read more
Joris PloegmakersJoris Ploegmakers, Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), on "3D Printed Custom Made Bone Solutions (clinical implementation)", Read more
15:3016:00
Coffee Break, Networking and visit Expo
16:0017:30
Plenary Session: 3D printing in (Non) Academic Hospitals, part 2
(sharing experiences, do's and don'ts, how to start, multidisciplinary collaboration, legal issues)
koen willemsenKoen Willemsen, MD / 3D Specialist, UMC Utrecht, on "3D printing challenges within an academic hospital", Read more
Holger JahrHolger Jahr, Associate Professor, Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, on "Comparing biocompatibilities of 3D-printed absorbable metal implants", Read more
Raymond BeversRaymond Bevers, Project Manager, Maastricht University, on "Prosperos: Lessons learned for 3D printed implants", Read more
simon van ooteghemDUO PRESENTATION: Simon Vanooteghem, 3D Printing in Healthcare - Business Development, Materialise, on '3D Point-of-Care: What, Why and How',
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maaike koenradesDUO PRESENTATION: Maaike Koenrades, Project Lead Innovation 3D Technology, Medisch Spectrum Twente, on '3D Point-of-Care: What, Why and How', Read more
17:30
End of conference

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