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.
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.
Members adopted the FDI Strategic Plan 2014-2017 during General Assembly B, held 13 September 2014 in New Delhi. Considered both realistic and visionary, it contains a programme of activities designed to ensure respect priorities and commitments laid down.
The FDI General Assembly, meeting in New Delhi on 13 September, adopted five Policy Statements with little comment. A sixth Policy Statement on ‘Dental Implants’ inspired a lively debate, but was finally adopted subject to certain amendments.
FDI unveiled its World Oral Health Day (WOHD) 2015 campaign in New Delhi on 10 September, first at a luncheon, where campaign posters and other materials were on display, then at a special forum of FDI National Liaison Officers (NLOs
La FDI junto con su miembro asociado, la Sociedad Odontológica de Chile (S.O.C.H.), se han unido para organizar su primer congreso regional 'Las Américas' en Santiago, Chile, del 26 al 28 marzo de 2015.