Thursday, July 31, 2014 Last update: 4:33 AM
FreshNews.com - All Company Technology News Since 1996

Stratasys Establishes Dental Advisory Board to Help Advance Digital Dentistry

Companies mentioned in this article: Stratasys Ltd.

MINNEAPOLIS & REHOVOT, Israel -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, today announced it has established a dental advisory board to help advance digital dentistry.

The Stratasys dental advisory board also aims to provide thought leadership and direction to the Stratasys dental business unit. It is expected to develop research and content that supports the evolution of Stratasys dental products and supports the roll-out of initiatives aimed to encourage dental education, clinical cases, and future innovation.

With resources dedicated to collaboration, the Stratasys dental advisory board will pursue the following objectives:

  • Support research and development of Stratasys’ dental technologies and materials
  • Promote education and continued development for digital dental and orthodontic lab professionals
  • Forge relationships with industry organizations and allied dental technology providers for the benefit of dental and orthodontic labs
  • Promote Stratasys’ perspective to relevant industry groups, service providers and the labs community
  • Share best practices that enable 3D printing technologies to take on a wider role in the dental lab environment

“We’re committed to adding value to the dental lab community by developing innovative 3D printers and materials that spur lab business growth,” says Stratasys director of global dental Avi Cohen. “Establishing the dental advisory board is a first step in supporting industry trends and future needs that represent the unique dental labs community.”

For information about Stratasys dental systems, visit www.StratasysDental.com.

Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn. and Rehovot, Israel, is a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions. The company's patented FDM® and PolyJetTM 3D Printing technologies produce prototypes and manufactured goods directly from 3D CAD files or other 3D content. Systems include 3D printers for idea development, prototyping and direct digital manufacturing. Stratasys subsidiaries include MakerBot and Solidscape, and the company operates the RedEye digital-manufacturing service. Stratasys has more than 1800 employees, holds over 550 granted or pending additive manufacturing patents globally, and has received more than 25 awards for its technology and leadership. Online at: www.stratasys.com or http://blog.stratasys.com.

Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

Certain information included or incorporated by reference in this press may be deemed to be “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Forward-looking statements are often characterized by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “may,” “will,” “expect,” “anticipate,” “estimate,” “continue,” “believe,” “should,” “intend,” “project” or other similar words, but are not the only way these statements are identified. These forward-looking statements may include, but are not limited to, statements relating to the company’s objectives, plans and strategies, statements regarding the performance of our products, statements that contain projections of results of operations or of financial condition (including, with respect to the MakerBot acquisition) and all statements (other than statements of historical facts) that address activities, events or developments that the company intends, expects, projects, believes or anticipates will or may occur in the future. Forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and are subject to risks and uncertainties. The company has based these forward-looking statements on assumptions and assessments made by its management in light of their experience and their perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and other factors they believe to be appropriate. Important factors that could cause actual results, developments and business decisions to differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements include, among other things: the company’s ability to efficiently and successfully integrate the operations of Stratasys, Inc. and Objet Ltd. after their merger as well as MakerBot after its acquisition and to successfully put in place and execute an effective post-merger integration plans; the overall global economic environment; the impact of competition and new technologies; general market, political and economic conditions in the countries in which the company operates; projected capital expenditures and liquidity; changes in the company’s strategy; government regulations and approvals; changes in customers’ budgeting priorities; litigation and regulatory proceedings; and those factors referred to under “Risk Factors”, “Information on the Company”, “Operating and Financial Review and Prospects”, and generally in the company’s annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2013 filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and in other reports that the company has filed with the SEC. Readers are urged to carefully review and consider the various disclosures made in the company’s SEC reports, which are designed to advise interested parties of the risks and factors that may affect its business, financial condition, results of operations and prospects. Any forward-looking statements in this press release are made as of the date hereof, and the company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.

Attention Editors, if you publish reader-contact information, please use:

  • USA 1-877-489-9449
  • Europe/Middle East/Africa +49-7229-7772-0
  • Asia Pacific +852 39448888


Copyright © Business Wire 2014
Contact:

Stratasys Media Contacts
USA
Aaron Masterson
Weber Shandwick
Tel. +1-952-346-6258
AMasterson@webershandwick.com
or
Europe
Jonathan Wake / Miguel Afonso
UK Bespoke
Tel: +44-1737-215200
stratasys@bespoke.co.uk
or
Stratasys
Arita Mattsoff / Joe Hiemenz
Stratasys
Tel. +972-(0)74-745-4000 (IL)
Tel. +1-952-906-2726 (US)
arita@stratasys.com
joe.hiemenz@stratasys.com
or
Asia Pacific
Stratasys AP
Janice Lai / Frances Chiu
Tel. +852 3944 8818
Janice.lai@stratasys.com
Frances.Chiu@stratasys.com
or
Japan
Stratasys Japan
Aya Yoshizawa
Tel. +81 90 6473 1812
Aya.yoshizawa@stratasys.com
or
Korea
Stratasys Korea
Jihyun Lee
Tel. +82-2-2046-2287
jihyun.lee@Stratasys.com
or
Brazil
Tatiana Fonseca
GAD Communications
Tel: +55-11-3846-9981
tatiana@gadcom.com.br
or
Mexico
Stratasys Mexico
Thibault Leroy
Tel. +52 1 (55) 4866-0800
thibault.leroy@stratasys.com
or
South Africa
Alison McDonald
PR Connections
Tel. +27-(0)11-468-1192
alison@pr.co.za