Networking plus Know-how:
The supporting programme

This is where you can experience the latest know-how: Renowned experts and leading manufacturers present current cognitions from the fi elds of science and research – the exciting and practice-related lectures in the Visitor Forum in the Passage between Halls 4/5 (.pdf) offer plenty of valuable impulses for your daily work.

The detailed program is available here.

Are you interested in a career in dentistry? Or perhaps you would like to find out the latest developments in the sector? Then why not take part in our Career Day in Passage 4/5, (.pdf) an event specifically for trainees, students, graduates and young professionals!

Get informed and in contact with the participating companies here:

Experience a top-class know-how tour and take advantage of IDS’s unique offer: an exclusive guided tour of one of the most highly regarded and well-known dental practices in Cologne.

Learn about and discuss the latest dentistry techniques with experts in the field – in a small, select group of participants and in an informal and relaxed atmosphere.

Further information about the Know-How Tour are available here.

This is where the industry comes together: At the pavilion of the German Dental Association (BZÄK) and its partners in Hall 11.2, Aisle O/P, Stand 50/59 everything revolves around information, exchange and networking.

On-site: The BZÄK, the Institut der Deutschen Zahnärzte (IDZ – Institute of German Dentists), the Zentrum Zahnärztliche Qualität (ZZQ – Centre for Dental Quality), the Zahnärztliche Mitteilungen (zm – dentists‘ newsletters), the Stiftung Hilfswerk Deutscher Zahnärzte für Lepra- und Notgebiete (HDZ – German Dentists Foundation for Leprosy and Crisis Regions), the Bundesverband der Zahnmedizinstudenten in Deutschland (BdZM – German Association of Dental Students in Germany), Bundesverband der zahnmedizinischen Alumni in Deutschland (BdZA – German Association of Dental Alumni in Germany), Dentista e.V., Aktion zahnfreundlich, the Verein für Zahnhygiene (Association for Dental Hygiene) as well as Young Dentists Worldwide.

This is where the foundation for the dental technology of tomorrow will be laid: In Hall 11.2, Aisle S, Stand 10-12 the experts of the German Association of Dental Technicians (VDZI) will present the latest developments of the industry - and will thus ensure the fast and comprehensive circulation of the innovative technologies and technical innovations.

This is the stage for aspiring talents: The best denture work by the best dental technology apprentices will be distinguished in the Europasaal (Europe Hall) on 23.03.2017 – you can experience the distinguished pieces of work in Passage 10/11 throughout the entire duration of the trade fair.

This is where many years of experience meets new viewpoints: In the Passage between Halls 4/5 the Federal Association of Dental Alumni in Germany (BdZA) is supporting the networking between experienced dentists and young graduates. Look forward to exciting lectures, valuable information and inspiring tips for the practice.