Trade Article: Digital Dentistry Society Announces First Conference in South Africa


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The Digital Dentistry Society (DDS), the international scientific society founded to promote knowledge of digital dentistry globally, has announced its first ever international conference taking place in Cape Town.

The Digital Dentistry Society South Africa (DDS SA) is the local division of the international scientific society founded to promote knowledge of digital dentistry globally. Its mission includes imparting digital dentistry education, guidelines, professional recognition and assistance to its affiliates, while connecting dentists, students, dental technicians, software developers and engineers to collaborate on opportunities for advancement of the practice of Digital Dentistry worldwide:

The aim of the congress is to share with local practitioners the scientific potential, capability and achievements of Digital Dentistry globally while promoting Digital Dentistry in Southern Africa, as shared by the world’s leaders in dental science and technology.

Highlighting the Digital Dentistry revolution, the conference showcases the latest trends in technology, software, processes and suppliers, as well as demonstrates strategies to elevate work flows from conventional analogue applications, to instant digital response solutions which not only marginalize error, but exponentially elevate clinical results.

Presenting an excellent mix of local and international faculty speakers, the conference covers the digital revolution in various aspects of dentistry including:

  1. Dr Simon Chard (UK) – Digital workflows in modern cosmetic dentistry
  2. Dr Simon Chard (UK) – RAW: The art & science of dental macro photography & video
  3. Dr Mark Bowes – Trends in restorative dentistry
  4. Dr Riaan Wolfaardt – Implant dentistry innovation
  5. Dr Sam Thandar – The state of digital dentistry – pros & cons
  6. Professor Olav Ostman (Sweden) – Digital workflows: planning to restoration
  7. Dr Andre Brand – Endodontics
  8. Dr Douw Grobler – Lab workflows


Date: Friday 16 November 2018

Venue:Century City Convention Centre, Cape Town

Time: 8am – 5pm

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