Digital Manufacturing & Materials for Dentistry Seminar

Rapid News Communications Group, the organiser of TCT Live and MM Live 2009, is delighted to announce the addition of a full day’s seminar program for Digital Dentistry technologies at this year’s events. Recent years have seen impressive advances in technology suitable for dentistry and more and more laboratories are recognizing the advantages of incorporating cutting-edge techniques into the manufacturing processes of custom devices, prosthetics and cranial facial surgery.

Free …nevertheless highly valuable
Taking place at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, 20th October 2009, this Free to attend Digital Manufacturing & Materials for Dentistry Seminar is organized in conjunction with Attenborough Dental, one of Europe’s largest dental laboratories, which is actively advancing the use of digital technologies for modern-day dentistry. The seminar also benefits from the full support of Medilink West Midlands, Health Technologies Knowledge Transfer Network, the Healthcare and Bioscience iNet, and Meditech.

Complete program
The morning session will focus on Rapid Manufacturing Materials used in dentistry and will feature presentations from CERAM, University of Sheffield, Sandvik Osprey and 3T RPD Ltd. These papers will take an in-depth look at the various materials used in the dental laboratory.
The afternoon session will take an in depth look at Digital Dentistry. Papers will be presented from some of the most knowledgeable experts in this arena including: Attenborough Dental, Nobelbiocare AB, Straumann UK, Digilea SA, and De Monfort University, Leicester.

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A show not to be missed
TCT Live and MM Live feature over 200 technology suppliers. On the TCT show floor visitors can see rapid manufacturing machines and technologies and the latest in inspection, scanning and digitizing, CAD/CAM/CAE software and materials, all of which can be used within a progressive dental laboratory. Additionally within MM Live exhibits include micro laser cutting, milling & turning, micro injection moulding, photo etching, measurement & inspection of micro components, handling & assembly of miniature parts

“TCT Live has teamed up with the Digital Dentistry Seminar series to provide a unique opportunity for clinicians, technicians and all the dental team to see tomorrows 3D mass customization and manufacturing technology under one roof at the Ricoh Arena – miss it at your peril!”
says Ed Attenborough, Managing Director, Attenborough Dental.

The Digital Manufacturing & Materials for Dentistry Seminar is just one of a number of industry-focused seminar programs being introduced at TCT Live and MM Live 2009. Visitors to either shows will have full free of charge access to all seminars.

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