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Additive Manufacturing Showcase (Medical)

Additive Manufacturing Showcase (Medical)

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Thursday 23 May 2019
10.00am - 12.30pm
Griffith University ADaPT 1.0
Building G14, Room 1.13B, Griffith University Gold Coast Campus
Parklands Drive, Southport
FREE

A Griffith University initiative proudly supported by RDA Gold Coast 

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About the Showcase

Discover how Additive Manufacturing (AM) - better known as 3D printing - is changing medical technology, products and devices. Industry leading organisations Materialise and EOS will present some compelling studies and overviews of the process to help attendees understand the opportunity that AM presents.

Learn: How to access AM technology and the support available to help your organisation develop applications.

Discuss: There will be an informal open discussion over morning tea with the industry experts to discuss how AM could fit into your process and how to get started with the technology.


Presenters

3D Morphic represented by Anthony Harrington, CEO

3DMorphic is optimising the personalisation of orthopaedic devices through a technology platform that rapidly customises generic implant designs, while maintaining device integrity. In doing so, cost (and time) in the operating room is dramatically improved, thereby reducing risk to patients. This enables health care providers to offer patients personalised devices where it would not otherwise have been possible.

EOS GmBH - Benjamin Michelfelder, Business Development Manager

The EOS Additive Manufacturing method paves the way for improved individual patient care. With a thorough understanding of the market and knowledge of the specific development sequences in the medical sector, EOS works together with a strong network of partners to deliver comprehensive and reliable advice and support through the entire development and production process. Thus offering you a safe, thoroughly tested and high-quality manufacturing process.

Materialise - Madeline McIntyre, Account Manager 
Noramirah Azlan, Applications Engineer

Materialise Medical, which has pioneered many of the leading medical applications of 3D printing, enables researchers, engineers and clinicians to revolutionize innovative patient-specific treatment that helps improve and save lives. Materialise Medical’s open and flexible platform of software and services, Materialise Mimics, forms the foundation of certified Medical 3D printing, in clinical as well as research environments, offering virtual planning software tools, 3D-printed anatomical models, and patient-specific surgical guides and implants. For additional information, please visit: medical.materialise.com

Griffith University Advanced Design and Prototyping Technologies (ADaPT) Institute - Derek Smith, Technical Manager

Griffith University’s ADaPT Institute, located on the Gold Coast campus, was established to lead technology development and transfer for commercial and industrial application. With access to cross-disciplinary experts, leading commercial AM technology and attractive co-development funding opportunities, ADaPT can help industry in adoption, access and development of advanced manufacturing and design processes.


Register to attend

This workshop is free, and open to any manufacturing business or related enterprise.