In addition to Sagemax....Ivoclar also.....

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  1. DMC

    DMC Scott Hudson

    Earlier this year......
    http://www.ivoclarvivadent.com/en/media-releases-company/ivoclar-vivadent-acquires-kapanu-ag

    Ivoclar Vivadent acquires Kapanu AG




    Schaan, Liechtenstein – 14 July 2017

    Ivoclar Vivadent AG (Liechtenstein) has acquired the Swiss start-up company Kapanu AG. Both companies intend to work together on the development of innovative dental applications.

    Kapanu AG is a start-up and spin-off company of ETH Zurich. The firm was founded in 2015 and consists of a team of scientists and developers who specialize in producing leading-edge software for the dental industry. The two companies will work together to develop innovative dental applications that connect real-life processes with the digital world. Their main objective will be to determine how the usage of “Augmented Reality” can facilitate dental diagnostics, case analysis and treatment therapies.

    About Ivoclar Vivadent
    Ivoclar Vivadent, headquartered in Schaan, Liechtenstein, is one of the world's leading manufacturers of innovative material systems for high-quality dental applications. The company's success is based on a comprehensive portfolio of products and systems, strong research and development capabilities and a clear commitment to training and further education. The company has wholly owned subsidiaries in 25 countries, and it employs about 3,500 people worldwide. More information about Ivoclar Vivadent is available at www.ivoclarvivadent.com.
     
  2. DMC

    DMC Scott Hudson

    Will Ivoclar attempt to make it's own in-house CAD software suit?
    Another German born Dental CAD?

    ??

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  3. DMC

    DMC Scott Hudson

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  4. DMC

    DMC Scott Hudson

    Is this old news and I am just late to the party, or what?
     
  5. 2thm8kr

    2thm8kr ɹotɐɹʇsıuıɯqA Staff Member

    I don't think it's old news, they were just acquired in July. It will he interesting to see what comes out of this place.

    I have seen Dr. Sailer lecture and she is deeply involved in the digital realm.

    I like this guys title.
    Dr. Gábor Sörös
    Augmented Reality Engineer
    Sounds like an engineer for the Empire. Lol
     
  6. DMC

    DMC Scott Hudson

    The Matrix beginning?
     
  7. Kongo-Otto

    Kongo-Otto Love on first bite!

    Damn m*therf*ckers in Schaan !!!
    May the black death consume their little dicks first !!
     
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  8. Kongo-Otto

    Kongo-Otto Love on first bite!

    Dr. Keyzer Söze !!!! The devil himself !!
     
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  9. biodentg

    biodentg Well-Known Member

    What does Sagemax have to do with this business ?
     
  10. DMC

    DMC Scott Hudson

    They are now both owned by ivoclar.

    Both purchased recently.

    That's what!
     
  11. biodentg

    biodentg Well-Known Member

    Ivoclar Vivadent acquires Sagemax Bioceramics, Inc.


    Holly cow!!! it is true... one week away and all this happens..


    Schaan, Liechtenstein – 25 September 2017

    Ivoclar Vivadent announced today that it has acquired Sagemax Bioceramics, Inc.

    Sagemax Bioceramics Inc. is an innovative manufacturer of zirconium oxide for the dental laboratory industry. The company was founded by Larry Dang in 2006 and maintains manufacturing, R&D and general business operations in Seattle, Washington, USA.

    Ivoclar Vivadent will keep all operations of Sagemax Bioceramics separate. It will operate as an independent company with a primary focus on zirconium oxide products for the global laboratory market.

    About Ivoclar Vivadent
    Ivoclar Vivadent, headquartered in Schaan, Liechtenstein, is one of the world's leading manufacturers of innovative material systems for high-quality dental applications. The company's success is based on a comprehensive portfolio of products and systems, strong research and development capabilities and a clear commitment to training and further education. The company has wholly owned subsidiaries in 25 countries, and it employs about 3,500 people worldwide. More information about Ivoclar Vivadent is available at www.ivoclarvivadent.com.
     
  12. Sda36

    Sda36 Member

    Sounds similar to when they aquired Wieland, both will operate separately...not.

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  13. cadfan

    cadfan Moderator Staff Member

    @Mr 2 th ill tell you what comes out digital planning in the praxis matched with ios scans and color check data analysis optimized e-max or whatever multi layer milled in programill one visual overlay with ios scan data for optimized preparation same with total prothesis all data saved in a big r and d database to optimize the work flow.
    After analyzing 5000 Patients optimized auto workflow via auto mock up 3 options
    coupled with little visual helpers during preparation .and maybe at the end as in China robot preparation ( in China that time robot implantation)


     
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  14. Kongo-Otto

    Kongo-Otto Love on first bite!

    Peeing in Robert Ganleys Eggnog. Merry christmas MoFo.
     
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