DARMSTADT, Germany: On 21 and 22 September, the second exocad Insights took place—this time in a hybrid format, owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. Around 300 dental technicians and dentists visited the darmstadtium international congress centre in Darmstadt to participate in lectures and an exhibition by 41 partner companies. The in-person component of the event was possible thanks to strict compliance with the federal and state rules for social distancing and hygiene. Around 1,600 further users of digital technologies in laboratories and practices from 55 countries joined exocad Insights 2020 via a live video stream.
October 07, 2020 | Interviews
As an industry innovator and enthusiast in the field of dental implants, dentures and digital technology, Dr Michael Scherer is an expert in his field and knows how to handle the hybrid environment of dental clinic and laboratory. When he is not working as a prosthodontist at his practice in Sonora in California in the US, or enjoying his great love of nature when going scuba diving, hiking or skiing, Scherer enjoys speaking at educational conferences of all sizes. At the exocad Insights 2020 event in Darmstadt in Germany, Dental Tribune International met with Scherer to talk about his lecture at the event in which he discussed what dentists can do with exocad, described his experience with the software and explained why digital dentistry is the future.
September 23, 2020 | Events
DARMSTADT, Germany: CAD/CAM software provider exocad has celebrated its tenth anniversary and its newest releases at Insights 2020, which was held on 21 and 22 September at the darmstadtium congress centre in the “City of Science”. An extensive and high-quality programme—consisting of lectures, an exhibition, a live surgery and laboratory sessions—was delivered to participants on-site and online during the first hybrid event of its kind under the theme “A decade of innovation”.
July 06, 2020 | Advertorial
DARMSTADT, Germany: The worldwide exocad community is looking forward to the rescheduled exocad Insights 2020, set to take place on 21 and 22 September and now reimagined as a global hybrid event owing to the current health situation. Several hundred participants are expected to attend the event in person in the darmstadtium science and congress centre in the city of Darmstadt. Tickets for this part of the event have been sold out; however, exocad expects more than 1,500 participants online, who will be able to experience the event via live streaming in their laboratories, practices and homes.
May 19, 2020 | Advertorial
DARMSTADT, Germany: The worldwide spread of SARS-CoV-2 is presenting the dental industry with unprecedented economic and financial challenges. As an investment in its customers, the renowned Darmstadt-based software company exocad has announced its Corona Relief Program in order to support dental laboratories and dental practices.
March 23, 2020 | Interviews
For ten years now, exocad’s dedicated team of engineers and researchers has consistently delivered state-of-the-art innovations to the dental industry. At the exocad press conference in Darmstadt, Germany, on 12 March, Dental Tribune International met with the company’s CEO, Tillmann Steinbrecher, to discuss the partnership with Align Technology, evaluate what impact the collaboration could have and consider the future of digital dentistry.
March 05, 2020 | News
SAN JOSE, Calif., U.S./DARMSTADT, Germany: Global medical device company Align Technology has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the privately held exocad Global Holdings for approximately $418 million (€376 million). Exocad is an internationally successful company in the dental CAD/CAM software market, and, according to Align, will strengthen the Align digital platform, which delivers innovative tools and features for diagnostic, restorative, implant and orthodontic workflows.
March 02, 2020 | Business
DARMSTADT, Germany: Software company exocad has announced that it is postponing its Insights 2020 event planned for mid-March owing to the accelerating spread of the current coronavirus outbreak worldwide. The decision was made after careful consideration and in close collaboration with its 43 international industry partners, exocad stated on Friday. The CAD/CAM event will now take place on 21 and 22 September 2020 at the darmstadtium science and congress centre in Darmstadt.
February 07, 2020 | Advertorial
达姆施塔特 - 2019 年底，exocad GmbH 宣布继 2019 年 3 月推出的Matera版本之后，新软件版本 DentalCAD 2.4 Plovdiv已在全球发布，成为该年度第二个综合性版本。其中一个功能亮点是显著改善的 FullDenture（全口义齿）模块，目前它还允许在向导数字化工作流程中设计单侧活动义齿。借助 FullDenture 模块新的扩展功能，几乎所有数字化全口义齿制作方法都可以得以实现。无论是打印或铣削，使用现成成品树脂牙或个性化树脂牙，使用新的Plovdiv版本，数字化全口义齿的生产比以往更加容易。借助这一版本，exocad 为领先的牙科 CAD 软件用户提供了一种具有巨大未来潜力的创新工具。牙科技师现在可以逐步在技工所为实现全口义齿的数字化制作做准备。