Greg Chadwick - DDS, MS - FDI President

It is with pleasure that we look forward to welcoming everyone to the 2024 FDI World Dental Congress (WDC) in the historic and culturally rich city of Istanbul, Türkiye. This momentous occasion, proudly co-hosted with the Turkish Dental Association, will be a catalyst for advancing global oral health standards, fostering international collaboration among dental professionals, and highlighting cutting-edge research and innovation in the field of dentistry. I am confident that the captivating blend of scientific insights and profound discussions set against the backdrop of this iconic city will undoubtedly leave a lasting impression.

As we gather in the crossroads of Europe and Asia, I hope that you will find immense value in this global event, which embodies the spirit of collaboration, innovation, and exploration. From our carefully designed scientific programme to the expansive industry exhibition and the abundant networking opportunities, every aspect of WDC has been carefully curated to ensure a truly exceptional experience for you.

WDC is more than just a gathering; it is a common platform for our profession and industry to come together for a shared purpose, to advance dental care for the benefit of patients everywhere. We strongly encourage you to seize this opportunity to network and exchange knowledge while delving into the ever-evolving landscape of dentistry. Together, let us remain committed to fostering an environment that inspires and empowers us to push the boundaries of dental innovation.

We encourage you to join us on this exceptional journey. Your presence at WDC in Istanbul underscores the shared commitment we have to elevating oral health standards and making a lasting impact on the lives of countless individuals around the world.
This is our moment to learn, to collaborate, and to forge connections that will shape the future of dentistry.

Together, let us chart a path where oral health knows no bounds.