WDC 2017 interview with Jürgen Fedderwitz

A different angle on dentistry

13 December 2016

Dr Jürgen Fedderwitz, Vice-Chair of the FDI Education Committee, describes the FDI World Dental Congress as "a different angle on dentistry" and outlines his view of a well-presented abstract.

WDC 2017 interview with Óscar Castro Reino

Hot topics and oral health challenges in Madrid 2017

09 November 2016

Dr Óscar Castro Reino, President of the Spanish Dental Association (Consejo General de Dentistas de España), discusses the international dimension of dentistry and today's hot topics and challenges.

FDI Annual World Dental Congress in Poznan a success

21 September 2016

Characterized as 'rewarding', 'inspiring', 'well-prepared', 'the best', 'high quality', FDI An

1st FDI African Regional Congress 2017 Marrakesh banner

Morocco to host 1st FDI African Regional Dental Congress

30 June 2016

FDI and its member dental association in Morocco, L’ Association Marocaine de Prévention Bucco-dentaire (AMPBD), have signed a contract to organize the 1st FDI African Regional Dental Congress in Marrakesh, 27-29 April 2017.

Check out the full list of FDI 2016 Poznań speakers

21 January 2016


Dental Association of Thailand passes AWDC torch to Polish Dental Society

30 September 2015

The official ceremony to transfer the FDI’s Annual World Dental Congress from the Dental Association of Thailand (organizer of the 2015 event) to the Polish Dental Society (responsible for the 2016 event) took place during the FDI General Assembly on 24 September in Bangkok.

Thai Minister of Public Health opens FDI 2015 Bangkok

22 September 2015

Thai Minister of Public Health, Clinical Professor Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn, launched the official opening of the 2015 FDI Annual World Dental Congress on Tuesday 22 September at a glittering Welcome Ceremony in front of some 2,000 people.

Oral health on show at FDI 2015 Bangkok

24 September 2014

In his address on 13 September during the FDI Annual World Dental Congress in New Delhi, the Thai Ambassador to India highlighted the importance of the upcoming 103rd Annual World Dental Congress to oral health in his country and to the Asia Pacific region in general.

Exceptional participation at Annual World Dental Congress

23 September 2014

The final tally for the FDI Annual World Dental Congress (AWDC) comes out at 19,437 participants and 1,836 accepted abstracts. The exhibition space at the World Dental Show covered 4,405 square metres, with 220 exhibitors.