- The fully booked 17,000 sqm exhibition space will feature over 33 exhibiting countries and regions with new exhibiting companies introducing a diverse array of products among over 500 exhibitors.
- Unlock knowledge and insights: SDA Masterclass and a diverse array of 30+ sessions await conference attendees.
IDEM 2024 (International Dental Exhibition and Meeting), the leading dental exhibition and conference in Asia Pacific, is poised to captivate and inspire dental professionals from around the region with its highly anticipated event happening in April at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. The exhibition is set to present a well-rounded experience for all participants, with over 500 exhibitors from over 33 countries expected to showcase their latest products and innovations, and a comprehensive 3-track scientific conference featuring more than 30 speakers from around the world.
“We are delighted to collaborate again with our esteemed partners to present IDEM 2024 to the dental industry. Following the resounding success of IDEM as an inperson event last year, we eagerly anticipate the amalgamation of innovation and expertise that will undoubtedly mould the future landscape of dentistry,” said Mathias Kuepper, the Managing Director and Vice President Asia-Pacific of Koelnmesse Pte Ltd.
Anticipated by professionals and enthusiasts alike, the 13th edition of IDEM stands as a cornerstone in the dental community where attendees can learn from an impressive line-up of renowned experts. The SDA Masterclass by the father-and-son duo, Dr. David S. Alleman and Dr. Davey Alleman, will kick off the conference programme, offering a half-day conference session and half-day workshop on biomimetic dentistry.
Over 30 conference sessions and workshops will feature a wide range of topics by notable speakers such as Dr. Alberto Miselli covering on the ‘Umbrella Concept’ and Dr. Andrea Bazzucchi sharing the latest advances in digital workflow synergy. Other conference sessions and workshops include global expert Dr. Roberto Sorrentino’s ‘Restorative Materials and Luting Agents in Prosthodontics’ and Dr. Paulo Monteiro’s insights and expertise on ‘Anterior Indirect Restorations’. The 5th edition of the Dental Hygienist and Therapist Forum (DHTF) will take place from 20-21 April 2024, providing a dedicated platform for dental hygienists and therapists to engage in meaningful discussions and knowledge-sharing, with an interesting variety of topics such as oral ulcers, paediatric patient management, digital workflows, and oral care for older adults.
Dr. Lawrence Yong, President of the Singapore Dental Association, shared, “I am thrilled to welcome dental professionals from around the world to IDEM 2024. This conference is a powerful testament to Singapore’s unwavering commitment to advancing dental science and education. I am particularly enthusiastic about the conference sessions, which will delve into burning topics within our field—offering valuable insights that attendees can readily apply in their practices the next day.”
Attendees can also look forward to the inaugural ‘Asian Speaker Series’, an innovative platform designed to spotlight diverse talents from within the region. A collaborative effort between the regional and national dental associations to offer a more diverse take on the latest developments in dentistry, explore riveting industry topics such as ‘Treating the Paediatric Patient’, ‘Oral Care for the Dependent Older Adult’ and delve into complex topics such as ‘The Systoles and Diastoles of Implant Dentistry’ and ‘Prognosticating Periodontal Treatment Outcomes Using Artificial Intelligence’.
The heart of IDEM 2024 lies within its exhibition, spanning a fully booked 17,000 square meters and hosting over 500 exhibitors who will present a diverse range of products and services, showcasing the latest industry innovations. It will host 11 pavilions (China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, USA), underscoring the wide scope of the dental industry showcased at the event.
Antonio Garcia Rebollar, Trade and Economic Counsellor, Spanish Embassy in Singapore, representing the Spain Pavilion, expressed, “We are thrilled to be part of this dynamic and highly acclaimed dental event. Newly supported by ICEX Spain Trade and Investment this edition, our pavilion is a testament to the innovation and excellence within the Spanish dental industry. We look forward to engaging with the international community, sharing our expertise, and contributing to the vibrant exchange of ideas that IDEM 2024 represents.”
This unprecedented gathering of industry leaders and innovators such as GC Asia, Straumann, 3M, imes-icore GmbH, and many more, creates an immersive experience designed to inspire and inform dental professionals. Attendees can expect to engage with the latest industry offerings, witness live demonstrations, and explore groundbreaking solutions that have the potential to reshape the landscape of dentistry.
3M, one of IDEM 2024 sponsors, expressed, “IDEM provides a unique platform for industry leaders to connect, share knowledge, and contribute to advancing dental science. We eagerly anticipate the exciting interactions and collaborations that will unfold. Attendees can look forward to scientific education, new products, and hands-on demonstrations” – Kae Moe Wong, Asia Area Marketing Leader imes-icore GmbH, an innovator in digital and dental CAD/CAM production systems, shares their excitement in their first participation as an exhibitor, “IDEM 2024 is the epitome of international collaboration and innovation. As a first-time exhibitor, we are thrilled to be part of this gathering, showcasing our solutions of the best possible automated and validated workflows to a diverse audience.”
In addition to the established players, IDEM 2024 welcomes more than 40 first-time exhibitors this edition. These new companies bring forth a diverse array of products, ranging from orthodontics and endodontics to prosthodontics and paediatric dentistry. The inclusion of these innovative companies reflects IDEM’s commitment to staying at the forefront of emerging trends and technologies in the dental field.
IDEM 2024 provides an unparalleled platform for networking, fostering connections, and gaining exclusive opportunities for meaningful business discussions and relationship-building. The event will be complemented with IDEM360+, an all-in-one digital platform and app that enables participants to do business matching, find networking opportunities, schedule meetings, navigate around the event, and more. Visitor badges will also be made digital from this edition, and accessed via the IDEM360+ app.
Online registration is ongoing. Trade visitor registration is free and conference delegate tickets will be available at a discounted price before 12 April 2024. Visit the official website at IDEM singapore for more information.