Webinar series: Additive By Sandvik: Material matters

Additive By Sandvik: Material Matters is a series of interactive webinars where your participation is as important as ours. Available live and on-demand, the series highlights selected topics from across the additive value chain, and invites you to meet with our leading experts, interact with industry frontrunners, and access Sandvik’s 158 years of leading material expertise and additive manufacturing know-how.

Episode 1: Titanium, 3D printing and the medical segment

This live webinar will zoom in on the use and potential of titanium powder and additive manufacturing in the medical segment, and provide a perspective spanning from current context and challenges, to application specifications and futuristic outlooks. Led by our leading metallurgists and additive experts, you will experience a deep-dive into the scientific waters of titanium powder and materials technology –
where every single particle is of the essence.

To meet the demands for on-demand access to individualized implants, prostheses, and other medical devices, the ability to 3D print directly from a patient’s anatomical data, using premium grade and medically certified Osprey® titanium powder, offers significant possibilities. Just imagine the impact this could have on the medical devices of tomorrow... or better yet – join in, and see for yourself.

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Title: Titanium, 3D printing and the medical segment

Date: December 1st, 2020

Time: 15:00 CET / 14.00 GMT / 9 AM EST

Duration: 60 minutes


  • The Osprey® titanium 101; including the material journey from titanium sponge to finished component, our state-of-the-art powder plant, and perfecting powder characteristics.
  • Innovative projects aiming to optimize the use of AM specifically for the medical segment.
  • Material and application considerations when designing and printing the very latest medical implants and components.


Mikael Schuisky, PhD

VP and Business Unit Manager, Sandvik Additive Manufacturing

Harald Kissel, PhD

R&D Manager, Sandvik Additive Manufacturing

Paul Davies, PhD

Technical Solutions Manager, Sandvik Additive Manufacturing

Peter Harlin, PhD

Research Leader and Technical Sales, Sandvik Additive Manufacturing

Leandro Feitosa, PhD

R&D Engineer Powder Technology, Sandvik Additive Manufacturing

Kajsa Björklund, PhD

Director Technical Operations, OssDsign

Nicolas Bouduban, MBA

CEO, Swiss m4m Center

Osprey® titanium powder certified for medical

Sandvik’s new powder plant in Sweden has recently received the ‘ISO 13485:2016’ medical certification for Osprey® titanium powders, now approved for use in the additive manufacturing of medical devices.

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