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Program

Valuable insights into recent developments
The International Expert Symposium 2018 in Rome will feature a wide range of topics. Special attention will be paid to innovative and practical approaches in modern dentistry and dental lab technology. You are invited to attend exciting lectures and presentations, participate in interactive workshops and to watch live demonstrations.

Nineteen acclaimed professionals will present and discuss different aspects of direct and indirect esthetic restorations and share their state-of-the-art expertise. Topical information on recent developments and the opportunity to exchange personal views and experiences will make this symposium a dental education highlight for you.

Simultaneous translation
The presentations will be held in English and Italian and will be simultaneously translated into English, German, French, Italian, Russian and Spanish. Workshops and live demonstrations will be held in English and Italian (as indicated in the program).

Photography, video and audio recording
Please note that photography and video and audio recordings are not permitted during the event.

Between each lecture will be a short Q&A session with Dr Francesco Mangani

Friday, 15 June 2018

11:00
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13:00
 
Registration
13:00
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13:15
Robert Ganley
Welcome – Robert Ganley, CEO of Ivoclar Vivadent AG (Liechtenstein)
13:15
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13:30
Antonella Polimeni + Francesco Mangani
Opening and introduction to the program - Professor Antonella Polimeni and Dr Francesco Mangani, University of Rome (Italy)
13:30
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14:20
Stefen Koubi + Hilal Kuday
Challenging nature in the esthetic zone – reproduction and prediction in everyday practice situations

Associate Professor Dr Stefen Koubi (France) and Hilal Kuday (Turkey)

14:20
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14:55
Dominique Vinci
Digital esthetic dentistry: reality or fantasy?

Dominique Vinci (Switzerland)

14:55
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15:30
andreas kurbad
From virtual restorations to real esthetics

Dr Andreas Kurbad (Germany)

15:30
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16:15
 
Coffee break
16:15
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17:15
Alessio Casucci + Pasquale Lacasella + Alessandro Ielasi + Pietro Venezia
Function and esthetics in removable prosthodontics: analogue protocols and digital perspectives

Dr Pietro Venezia, Pasquale Lacasella, Dr Alessio Casucci, Alessandro Ielasi (Italy)

17:15
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17:50
Oliver Brix neu
Quo vadis, dentistry?

Oliver Brix (Germany)

Gala Dinner at the Villa Miani

20:00
villa miani

Saturday, 16 June 2018

09:15
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09:25
Diego Gabathuler
Welcome - Diego Gabathuler, Head of Sales Europe, Middle East & Africa (Liechtenstein)
09:25
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10:15
Vincent Fehmer + Arndt Happe
Implant reconstructions in the esthetic zone – the art and the science

Priv. Doz. Dr Arndt Happe (Germany) and Vincent Fehmer (Switzerland)

10:15
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10:50
Stefan Strigl
10:50
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11:30
 
Coffee break
11:30
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12:05
Francesco Mintrone
12:05
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13:00
nitzan bichacho + mirela feraru
13:00
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14:30
 
Buffet lunch
14:30
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15:05
Gianfranco Politano
15:40
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16:30
 Victor Clavijo + Murilo Calgaro
Decision making regarding colour and materials around natural teeth and implants

Dr Victor Clavijo, DDS, MSc, PhD and Murilo Calgaro (Brazil)

16:30
Antonella Polimeni + Paolo Castoldi
Closing of the event and farewell - Professor Antonella Polimeni and Paolo Castoldi, Managing Director of Ivoclar Vivadent srl (Italy)