Dental Asia Nov/Dec 2018

Dental Updates DENTAL ASIA NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2018 6 3D Printing Integrated into Amann Girrbach Workflow With the comprehensive integration of the NextDent 5100 3D printer, Amann Girrbach customers now have the option of additive fabrication as part of the proven Ceramill workflow. Shortly after the announcement of the cooperation with 3D Systems, one of the largest manufacturers of 3D printers, the NextDent 5100 has now been fully integrated into the Ceramill system. exocad Insights 2018: A Global User Event for Dental Technicians and Dentists The globally renowned software company, exocad, is inviting dental technicians and dentists to gain more insight into the unparalleled flexibility and design freedom of its latest software in Darmstadt on 19 th – 20 th November 2018. The two- day event offers an inspiring program of software sessions, industry partner shows and international guest speakers. Participants can expect not only in-depth product information, including DentalCAD, ChairsideCAD and exoplan, but also specific cases and Q&A sessions with the exocad team of experts. A special evening dinner and live band will make the event an unforgettable experience. With this event, exocad offers you a unique platformwherein you can exchange knowledge with software experts, numerous manufacturers and specialists. Take advantage of this special opportunity and discuss topics of interest with our specialists in interactive Q&A sessions. The detailed information and case studies on offer will provide you with greater insight into the advantages and performance of the world’s leading CAD software solutions from exocad. Meet interesting people from all over the world, think outside the box and enjoy an evening of high-quality cuisine and live music. “We are looking forward to meeting you at our first global exocad user event. Expand your knowledge of exocad products, learn about our recent software developments and benefit from a selection of high-quality software sessions,” said Mr. Tillmann Steinbrecher, CEO of exocad. The International Congress Center Darmstadtium is conveniently located in the heart of the Rhine-Main area which is situated in the centre of the digital city of Darmstadt. As such, it benefits from a first-class digital infrastructure, an extraordinary atmosphere and direct transport links. The partners of exocad Insights 2018 include: Amann Girrbach, Align, Medit, Shining 3D, CIM System, Elos Medtech, imes-icore, Nobil-Metal, smart optics, BEGO, CADstar, Carestream, Dental Direkt, DGSHAPE, DOF, envisionTEC, Formlabs, Imetric, Infinident, NextDent, Open Technologies, Schütz Dental, vhf and Wacom. ■ Compared to competitive systems, the 3D Systems’ additive fabrication technology is up to four times faster and considerably more cost-effective. The NextDent 5100 can work with the industry’s broadest portfolio of printing resins: dental technicians have access to 30 unique, biocompatible and CE-certified NextDent materials for a wide range of dental applications. A major advantage for Ceramill users is the comprehensive integration of the NextDent 5100: the software interface for managing and editing 3D Systems files (3D Sprint software) has been fully integrated into the Amann Girrbach workflow and fits harmoniously into the system chain. “With the addition of the NextDent 5100 to our Ceramill system, we can offer our customers an even more feature- rich workflow that makes them even more competitive and efficient,” says Mr. Christian Ermer, Head of Product Management at Amann Girrbach. “Models as well as bridges, crowns and in the future, even indications in the area of prosthetics, can be fabricated extremely cost-effectively within the Ceramill workflow.” ■