Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: The International Federation of Cosmetic Dentistry – IFED, Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism, and INDEX Conference and Exhibitions Organization East. jointly announced that preparations are in full swing for the upcoming 12th World Congress of Aesthetic Dentistry. The announcement was made during a press conference held at the Conrad Hotel Abu Dhabi to discuss matters relating to IFED 2022, which is also supported by the Abu Dhabi Convention and Exhibition Bureau. .
The IFED 2022 press conference panelists in attendance were Dr. Esam Takshandi, IFED Conference Chair; Mr. Mubarak AlShamsi, Director, Abu Dhabi Convention and Exhibition Bureau – Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism; and eng. Anas Al Madani, Vice Chairman and Group CEO, INDEX Holding.
The International Federation of Aesthetic Dentistry holds a World Scientific Meeting every two years in a different city, hosted by a member academy and attended by thousands of dentists and delegates from around the world. This year’s biannual meeting, IFED 2022, will be held inside the Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers from October 27-29 in conjunction with the Arabian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, marking the first time the congress has met in the region. MENA.
Mr. Mubarak AlShamsi, Director, Abu Dhabi Convention and Exhibition Bureau – Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourismkicked off the press conference by welcoming everyone and saying, “Over the past decades, Abu Dhabi has hosted many specialized scientific meetings and conferences, and as it continues to expand its ecosystem of knowledge and innovation, we will continue to provide the scientific community with impactful platforms to share their groundbreaking knowledge with the world.
Mr. Mubarak continued, “Next month we will welcome over 2,000 delegates to Abu Dhabi, who will come from all over the world, to discuss the latest advances in dentistry. This speaks to Abu Dhabi’s global status as a premier destination for specialist meetings and conferences. This would never have been possible without the support of our partners; the Arabian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, who helped us win a tender, and INDEX Conferences & Exhibitions, who will make sure to deliver an exemplary event in every way, as they always do.”
IFED, which was founded in 1994 by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the European Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the Japanese Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, now has an exceptional number of participating countries which are also expected to be present at the meeting this year, such as USA, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, South Korea, Iceland, China, France, Portugal, Spain, Saudi Arabia, UK, Denmark and Italy. More than 2,500 visitors and 65 international brands are expected at IFED, including 17 expert speakers and four workshops to cover the latest scientific information in cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Esam Takshandi, IFED Conference Chair, said, “The IFED 2022 conference program features a stellar roster of world-renowned speakers who will present on a variety of topics related to cosmetic dentistry. IFED conference attendees will receive MOH accreditation for 17 CPD credit hours and ADA certification for 14.5 continuing education credits.
Dr. Esam added, “In addition, delegates and professional visitors will have the opportunity to visit our exhibition hall and meet key people in the field of cosmetic dentistry with the latest products, technologies and services. and contemporary to offer in the world. of dentistry”.
He concluded by saying, “We hope that anyone with an interest in this field will join us in this rewarding experience and we promise them many unforgettable memories to take home.
Panelists covered a wide range of topics at the conference, which is expected to include topics on cosmetic dentistry, oral implantology, prosthodontics, CAD/CAM, digital dentistry, orthodontics and periodontology, while mentioning some scientific conference topics, including advances in Digital Dentistry; Unraveling the mystery of occlusion in cosmetic dentistry; Face-focused interdisciplinary digital processing; Benefits of digital workflows for smile design and rehabilitation; Avoid technical complications through proper treatment planning; and more.
Eng. Anas Al Madani, Vice President and CEO of INDEX Holding Group, said, “IFED 2022 is poised to become a landmark in Abu Dhabi, proving that the UAE is the perfect place to host and support important events for the betterment of the dental sector and the public interest as a whole. It is truly a real pleasure to partner with the Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism to host IFED this year and ensure that everyone involved has a memorable experience, as we are keen to promote the aesthetic dentistry at the highest level and are delighted to welcome delegates from around the world to this international event which has set global precedents in its field.
Eng. Anas continued, “According to the latest market research, the overall value of this market is expected to exceed $43 billion by 2026, with a current CAGR of 8%., which makes it even more important and timely that we focus on improving the field. With such innovative technological advances at a rapid pace, cosmetic dentistry has not only become more accessible, but also more affordable for the common patient who needs to restore confidence in their smile.
The International Federation of Aesthetic Dentistry – IFED 2022, is organized by INDEX Conference and Exhibitions Organization Est., a member of INDEX Holding, and supported by Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism, Bureau of Conventions and Exhibitions of Abu Dhabi and the Arabian Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Notable sponsored support includes Straumann, Total Core General Trading, Ivoclar, Neoss and Saremco.
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