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In 2021,GC is going to celebrate its 100
th anniversary. The slogan “Smile for the World” was launched in February 2017, to help the company convey the concept of GC’s contribution to health and smiles of the people in the world.
To realize the company’s vision of 2021, when the 100 th anniversary is going to take place, GC has added another message to the logo: “Since 1921 Towards Century of Health” and started a countdown to mark the last 1,000 days to February 11, 2021. Over the last century, GC has been devoted to the development and provision of dental equipment, contributing to the health of all people. Moving toward the 100 th anniversary, the company will strive to further accelerate that effort. Visit GC’s website to follow the status of countdown.
The logo, marking this momentous occasion, will be used extensively until the 100 th anniversary.
The 21 st century is the century of health and GC aims to become the best comprehensive dental care manufacturer in the world. The company hopes that, through providing outstanding dental care equipment, it will continue to encourage people all over the world to live well.
GC intends to fortify the efforts towards improving the health and smiles of the people in the world. The company will appreciate it greatly if everyone continues to provide guidance and supports towards the realization of its aim.
GC has decided to establish a manufacturing plant in Kawasaki city, in the Japanese Kanagawa prefecture.
The activities in the three-story building will focus mainly on dental drugs and medicines, including sterile products. The planning is to start the construction in January 2018, aiming for its completion in May 2019. From a strategic point of view, building a new manufacturing plant fits in GC’s efforts to achieve its goal “Vision 2021 Challenge to become the No.1 dental company in the world through making further contribution to the healthy long-living society”.
Prof Eric Reynolds won the Prime Minister’s Prize for Science - Innovation
GC is proud to announce that our industry expert, Laureate Professor Eric Reynolds AO was awarded the Prime Minister’s Prize for Innovation for his work on improving oral health, including inventing and commercializing Recaldent, a product based on his discovery of a protein in dairy milk that repairs and strengthens teeth. His team has also developed a test and vaccine for severe gum disease which are now being commercialized.
Mr Makoto Nakao receives “highest honour”
A mutually beneficial relationship between GC and the University of Turku in Finland has been acknowledged with special recognition for Mr Makoto Nakao (GC Corporation Chairman and President & CEO GC International AG), who has received an honorary doctorate from the universityʼs Faculty of Medicine.
GC-sponsored program aims to promote world peace through collaborative dental projects
A two days special workshop in May marked the formal launch of the Nakao Bridge to Peace Education Program, a partnership between GC and the international organisation Alliance for Oral Health Across Borders. The aim is for the program’s workshops to become an annual event, providing a forum for students and young faculty from dental schools on opposing sides in areas of conflict to collaborate on finding solutions to societal dental problems, while at the same time engaging in dialogue that promotes understanding, respect and cooperation.
GCʼs 100 th anniversary in 2021: “Smile for the world”
GC Corporation has decided on a slogan and symbol for the 100 th anniversary of our foundation.
The slogan and symbol will be used throughout our global group of GC companies from April 1, 2017, conveying that “GC contributes to the health and smile of people all over the world”.
GC EUROPE IDS Press Conference
MI World Symposium in Tokyo MI World Symposium in Tokyo commemorating GC CORPORATION 95th Anniversary and GC Membership society 60th Anniversary was held at JP Tower Hall & Conference (KITTE) on February 5th, 2017.
Quality Management Level Research - Awarding ceremony and lecture were held On January 31, 2017, the awarding ceremony and memorial lecture of the 9th Corporate Quality Management Level Research (conducted by the Union of Japanese Scientists and Engineers (JUSE), sponsored by Nikkei Inc.) in which GC has won its first place were held at JUSE, in its Higashi-Koenji Building.
Winners of the Essentia contest have been chosen!
Based on the quality of the pictures, shape and aesthetics of the restorations Dr. Javier Tapia Guadix and Prof. Marleen Peumans chose, on the 7th of December, the 3 winners of the Essentia contest. Congratulations to Ylber Beli Ballazhi, Zilvinas Budrevicius and Ali Salehi! This direct anterior restoration contest was held between September and November 2016 on Facebook and could be joined by all. To discover the winning - and participating cases take a look at our Essentia Facebook group: www.facebook.com/groups/essentiafromGC. GC was ranked No.1 in the 9th Quality Management Level Research 2016!
The result of the 9th Quality Management Level Research in 2016 conducted by the Union of Japanese Scientists and Engineers (JUSE) and sponsored by Nikkei Inc. was announced on November 29. We are quite pleased that GC was highly evaluated and reached the first place, the highest honor in our history, moving up from the 2nd in 2014 and the 6th in 2012.
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