SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the month of November 2020
Commission File Number: 001-36515
(Address of principal executive office)
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On November 30, 2020, Materialise NV (the Company or Materialise) announced that it will hold an extraordinary shareholders meeting on December 31, 2020 at 10:30 a.m., Central European Time. This meeting is being held at the request of Ailanthus NV (a company fully owned by Wilfried Vancraen and Hilde Ingelaere, hereafter Ailanthus), of Wilfried Vancraen and of Hilde Ingelaere. The purpose of the meeting is to decide on the previously announced merger between Ailanthus and Materialise.
More information about the proposed merger can be found in the Companys earlier Report on Form 6-K, which was furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission on November 17, 2020, as well as in the materials pertaining to the extraordinary shareholders meeting (including the reports prepared by the board of directors of the Company and the Companys statutory auditor), which are available on Materialises website at http://investors.materialise.com on the Governance page.
The extraordinary general meeting will be held at the offices of notary Stijn Raes, located at Kortrijksesteenweg 1147, 9051 Ghent.
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
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Date: November 30, 2020
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Materialise to Hold Special and Extraordinary General Shareholders Meeting on December 31, 2020
Leuven, BelgiumNovember 30, 2020Materialise NV (NASDAQ:MTLS), a leading provider of additive manufacturing software and of sophisticated 3D printing solutions, today announced that it will host an extraordinary general shareholders meeting at 10:30 AM CET on Thursday, December 31, 2020.
The event will be held at the offices of notary Stijn Raes, located at Kortrijksesteenweg 1147, 9051 Ghent. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Materialise will offer the possibility to attend the meetings electronically and recommends that the security holders that wish to participate in the meetings make, as much as practically possible, use of the right to vote by proxy or by voting form. Dial-in details will be provided on http://investors.materialise.com on the Events & Presentations page.
The convening notices and other documents, pertaining to the extraordinary general shareholders meeting, including the merger proposal and the report of the board of directors and statutory auditor, are available on Materialises website at http://investors.materialise.com on the Governance page.
Materialise incorporates 30 years of 3D printing experience into a range of software solutions and 3D printing services, which together form the backbone of the 3D printing industry. Materialises open and flexible solutions enable players in a wide variety of industries, including healthcare, automotive, aerospace, art and design, and consumer goods, to build innovative 3D printing applications that aim to make the world a better and healthier place. Headquartered in Belgium, with branches worldwide, Materialise combines the largest group of software developers in the industry with one of the largest and most complete 3D printing facilities in the world. For additional information, please visit: www.materialise.com.