Showing results tagged with "Medical Events"

Four Days and 145 Companies: Materialise Attended SOFCOT 2016

Simon Goldstein
December 08, 2016

SOFCOT, or the Congress of the French Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, is the biggest congress of its kind for the French-speaking world. Annually held in Paris, the trade show is the place to be for orthopaedic surgeons, giving them an opportunity to get up to date with the latest techniques, publications and technology.

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Functional Respiratory Imaging: Novel Diagnostics for Lung Diseases

Sandrine Debecker
November 22, 2016

During the Mimics Innovation Conference, Dr. Jan De Backer gave an illuminating presentation about diagnosing lung diseases with Functional Respiratory Imaging, or FRI. It’s is a proprietary technology that combines high-resolution CT scans with computer-based flow simulations.

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Looking Back to a Great Edition of the London Valves Conference

Julie Maes
October 04, 2016

Every year the experts in transcatheter heart valves therapies come together in London to share the latest developments in the field at the London Valves conference. This year’s edition showed more novelties and had more attendees than ever before. Our team was happy to meet all the stakeholders from industry and physicians that are using Materialise Mimics today in their research of new technologies and planning of novel cases. We look back at the highlights and the lessons learned.

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Materialise Mimics Innovation Awards | Acknowledging Excellence in ‘Engineering on Anatomy at ESB in Lyon'

Dr. Zahra Asgharpour
July 08, 2016

Since 2005, Materialise has put the spotlight on researchers and their groundbreaking work. This is done every year through the Mimics Innovation Awards. The competition recognizes the industry’s most original and important achievements within Medical 3D printing. Learn more about the Mimics Innovation Awards 2015 winners.

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Belgian Minister Geert Bourgeois Attends Materialise Event in India

Stephanie Benoit
June 16, 2016

Bangalore, one of the most technologically innovative cities in India, recently hosted a Flanders Investment and Trade mission. Our Materialise colleagues Peter Verschueren, Vick Renganathan and Arpan Saluja were there to represent the company, and they were joined by the event’s guest-of-honor, Belgian Minister-President of Flanders, Geert Bourgeois.

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Laying the Groundwork for Industry-Wide Guidelines for 3D Printing Applications in Medicine

Sandrine Debecker
May 31, 2016

May 19th and 20th marked the first definitive meeting between industry leaders to set a common standard for measuring clinical, economical and patient benefits of Medical 3D Printing. An initiative led by Materialise, in partnership with SME, the event on “Building Evidence for 3D Printing Applications in Medicine” was truly a success, and created the building blocks from which the entire 3D Printing industry will benefit.

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Uniting Latin America’s Clinicians, Academics and Medical Device Manufacturers

Jaime Giraldo
May 13, 2016

Materialise recently organized a seminar in the beautiful city of Santiago de Chile to showcase the possibilities and innovation behind 3D Printing applications in medicine. Preparing this event was a great opportunity for me to gain a better understanding of the interest in medical 3D Printing in Latin America. The multiple applications of this technology in healthcare were presented in both seminars and training sessions, to a large crowd of attendees from multiple disciplines, including radiologists, cranio-maxillofacial surgeons, dental surgeons, researchers, professors and so on.

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Building Evidence for 3D Printing Applications in Medicine

Kim Francois
May 05, 2016

When you scroll through former posts on this Materialise Medical blog, there are countless examples of the added value of Medical 3D Printing and how the technology is changing the lives of patients everywhere. Those stories make the clinical benefits of 3D Printing clear, and show just how much of an impact this technology has been having on different medical fields. To make it widely available and gain acceptance from hospitals, doctors, users and policymakers, clinical evidence is crucial.

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The 3D Revolution of the Medical World: A Review of This Year’s Biggest Orthopaedic Event

Kim Francois
March 11, 2016

Once again, the Materialise Medical team headed out to Florida for the biggest annual orthopaedic event in the world. And we can safely say that a good time was had by all, as we got to attend a number of fascinating talks, meet the passionate and knowledgeable surgeons and researchers who attended the event, and of course inform and help the visitors at our booth!

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PICS-CSI Asia 2016 Highlights: 3D Innovations Making Their Way to Asia

Julie Maes
March 10, 2016

Materialise recently attended PICS-CSI Asia, the leading conference on congenital, structural and valvar heart diseases. Here is an account of some of the trends our team picked up on.

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