Qualification of Materials for medical applications – Presented by Jasper van Dieten-Blom, DSM Additive Manufacturing, at the 3D Medical Conference, which takes place on January 30-31, 2019, at MECC Maastricht, The Netherlands.
AM yields tremendous potential for medical devices; allowing the creation of patient specific models, devices and implants. In traditional manufacturing, assuring the material choice leads to a safe and effective device is straightforward.
When using AM, this is completely different. Or is it?
Join this presentation to learn what and what not to expect from a materials supplier when developing your 3D printed medical device.
What drives you?
Connecting people and ideas
What are the three things you would take with you on a deserted island?
Someone to have fun and enjoy life with, cordless drill, satellite phone
What emerging technologies/trends do you see as having the greatest potential in the short and long run?
Food/crop engineering, renewable energy solutions
What kind of impact do you expect them to have?
Food for all, reduction in climate change
What are the barriers that might stand in the way?
Counterproductive short term incentives
Why should the delegate attend your presentation?
Because they want to know what to expect and what to ask of a materials supplier
About Jasper van Dieten-Blom
Jasper leads the Healthcare segment in DSM Additive Manufacturing. He has built a career in B2B marketing since graduating from TUDelft in 2004.
Jasper set his mark leading large fuzzy-front-end innovation projects for medical devices at Dräger. He joined DSM in 2010 to support the DSM materials cluster with all aspects of strategic product marketing.
From 2014 onward, he was responsible for strategy, product marketing, and partnerships for Somos® AM materials. In 2018 Jasper dedicated himself to Healthcare, combining DSM’s capabilities in biomaterials and additive manufacturing with those of external partners and grow these efforts into substantial business for DSM.
About DSM Additive Manufacturing
DSM – Bright Science. Brighter Living.™
Royal DSM is a purpose-led global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living. DSM is driving economic prosperity, environmental progress and social advances to create sustainable value for all stakeholders. DSM delivers innovative business solutions for human nutrition, animal nutrition, personal care and aroma, medical devices, green products and applications, and new mobility and connectivity. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. More information can be found at www.dsm.com