Main Stream & Special Interest streams
THURSDAY, JUNE 27TH
15:00 Mastering a smile: Advanced treatment solutions and materials
Witness live how to plan, communicate and execute dental and implant esthetic treatments to meet the demands of your patients. This session focuses on digital vs conventional planning, the differences between implant and natural-tooth esthetics, and how material choice and lab technician skills determine the end result.
Chair: David Dunn
17:15 Experience the future: Innovation session
We have something very special to show you. We wish we could say more, but we’d rather you come and experience for yourself the next big thing in implantology.
SPECIAL INTERESTS STREAM
08:00 We can do it all: In focus - Nobel Biocare Esthetic Group
The Nobel Biocare Esthetic Group is an established global network that focuses on increasing knowledge, sharing competence and clinical skills. Learn how you can improve the results of your treatments by working as a team with united focus on the patient.
Chair: Nicole Winitsky
10:15 Getting the best from implants: Establish implant dentistry successfully in your practice
Do you want to translate your clinical excellence into a highly successful dental implant practice? Gain insights into managing patient flow, setting up patient communications for treatment acceptance, establishing a referral network, marketing and differentiating your practice. Whether you are modernizing a family business, transitioning from general practitioner to implant specialist, or setting up a practice from scratch.
Chair: Jay Malmquist
FRIDAY, JUNE 28TH
08:30 Revolutionizing implant dentistry: Innovations to change the way you treat patients
A few major innovations have defined the industry over the last decades. From osseointegration, CAD/CAM prosthetics and Immediate Function, to All-on-4® treatment concept and guided surgery – all of these have benefited the patient and clinician. Now the next major breakthrough is here. The new Nobel Biocare N1™ system reduces complexity, shortens treatment times and removes guess work.
Chair: Gabor Tepper
11:00 Spotlight on surface innovations: Breakthrough surfaces for tissue integration at every level
The Mucointegration™ era is here! After decades of focusing only on osseointegration and surface roughness, it is time to look beyond. Come and experience how breakthrough developments in surface technology and surface chemistry benefit osseointegration, and even more importantly, soft-tissue integration for esthetics and long-term tissue health. TiUltra™ and Xeal™ have arrived!
Chair: Eric Rompen
14:00 Restoring smiles on Easter Island: The FOR humanitarian mission
The Foundation for Oral Rehabilitation (FOR) is a global, non-profit organization advocating science, education and humanity in oral rehabilitation. Living up to our promises, FOR has improved the quality of life for underserved patients. Come and see how the Trefoil™ innovation has changed the lives of edentulous natives in one of the most remote inhabited locations on earth.
14.10 Immediate Function and long-term benefits for edentulous patients: Choosing the ideal treatment solution
Immediate Function and the All-on-4® treatment concept have changed the lives of millions of patients worldwide for decades. As the number of edentulous patients is continuously growing and demands are changing, you need to be prepared. You will receive practical guidance, based on live demonstrations, as to which treatments to choose for which clinical situation. Learn how NobelPro Line™ can help you to advance from straightforward cases to mastering even the most challenging situations.
Chair: Paulo Malo
16.30 Patient benefits of immediate solutions: Achieving long-lasting esthetic outcomes
Patients are getting more impatient – they want their teeth now. Nobel Biocare pioneered Immediate Function and has continuously developed it to shorten treatment times. Get insights into decision making, product selection, workflow optimization and digital technologies, such as DTX Studio, to achieve optimal clinical results. Learn from the best how Nobel Biocare products and solutions have changed their practices and careers and how they can change yours too.
Chair: Joseph Kan
SPECIAL INTERESTS STREAM
11:00 Dental Technology 2.0: The key role of the dental technician from treatment planning to execution
Integrated workflows, designed to increase efficiency and interaction between clinicians and dental technicians drive one main purpose: improving the patient’s smile – and with that everyone else’s too. Learn the relevant steps to interact as a clinical team and how DTX Studio facilitates communication before, during and after implant treatment to create perfect clinical results.
Chair: Luc Rutten
14:00 Managing complications: Choosing the right path for long-term success
Preventing and being able to treat complications if they occur is a fundamental requirement for any clinician involved in dental implant treatment. This session focuses on clinical and biological complications – how to prevent, how to diagnose and how to treat. Aside from clinical treatment protocols, an overview of currently used and emerging technologies helping to treat peri-implantitis is provided.
Chair: France Lambert
16.30 Interested in ceramic implants? How can the advances in ceramic implants benefit your patients and practice?
Ceramic implants have come of age. They are a reliable treatment option for the growing number of patients requesting metal-free solutions. Learn about NobelPearl™, the metal-free, two-piece implant solution with full restorative flexibility and how this technology can be integrated into your daily routine.
Chair: Markus Blatz
SATURDAY, JUNE 29TH
09:00 Guided or navigated surgery? Emerging trends in digital technology
Over the years, dental implant surgery has evolved from traditional methods to computer-aided approaches. Implant surgery using CAD/CAM surgical templates has become widely used and dynamic navigation is gaining popularity. The advantages and disadvantages of each technology will be discussed, considering workflows, practice setup and efficiency, treatment execution, data integration and diagnostic potential.
Chair: Alessandro Pozzi
Luca De Stavola
11:00 Masters at work: Esthetic outcomes using bone and soft-tissue reconstructions to exceed patient expectations
Experience what is possible today in hard- and soft-tissue augmentation. With an ever-increasing armamentarium of techniques and regenerative materials, keeping up can be difficult at times. In this highly interactive session, you will experience how different surgical approaches have evolved over time and where the limits are.
Chair: Sascha Jovanovic
SPECIAL INTERESTS STREAM
08:30 Growing your practice: Using different channels to create patient flow
A good picture paired with a compelling story is unforgettable. Shared on social media it goes beyond awareness, educating patients and established influencers and extending professional networks. Join this session led by the social media aficionados to learn tips and tricks, how to avoid pitfalls and how to use social media efficiently to position and grow your practice.
Chair: Giacomo Fabbri