Young Dentist Forum

Following the great success of the first edition, FDI is thrilled to announce the launch of the second edition of the FDI Young Dentist Forum, set to take place during the 2024 WD Congress.

Don't miss out on this exciting edition, promising an array of engaging discussions and invaluable insights.

This forum will bring together young dentists from across the globe to explore today’s hottest topics in dentistry and to discover professional development opportunities within the profession. It's a prime opportunity for early-career dentists and dental students to expand their professional networks and gain firsthand knowledge of FDI's impactful work.

We are honored to welcome Dr. Miguel Stanley, renowned founder and clinical director of Lisbon's esteemed White Clinic, as our special guest speaker. Dr Stanley is also the co-founder of the Slow Dentistry Global Network®, a nonprofit organization. He will share his expertise on Leadership in Dentistry,

In addition to Dr. Stanley’s address, we will here from two promising young dentists, selected via an international speaker contest: David Palombo, discussing "Hard and soft tissue deficiencies around dental implants," and Jan Stibal, exploring "Interdisciplinary therapy in adolescents and young adults with developmental dental disorders."

Cap off day 1 with an unforgettable networking event at the DEKK and foster international connections with your peers from all over the world!

Join us and register now !


13 September 2024

Beylerbeyi Hall - İstanbul Congress Center (ICC)
14:00 – 15:00: David Palombo: Hard and soft tissues deficiencies around dental implants: How to treat and when to start over
15:00 – 16:00: Jan Stibal: Interdisciplinary therapy in adolescents and young adults with developmental dental disorders
16:00 – 17:30: Networking Cocktail

14 September 2024

Üsküdar Hall - İstanbul Congress Center (ICC)
09:00 – 12:30: Miguel Stanley and guests: Leadership in Dentistry: Mindset for success

Why to attend?

  • To gain presentation skills from a seasoned professional.
  • To seize an invaluable networking opportunity in an international setting.
  • To get exposure to leaders in the field and develop skills in addressing important issues in dentistry.
  • To explore the various career development paths within dentistry.

How to register?

Registration for the Young Dentists Forum is free for all delegates already registered for the World Dental Congress, but pre-registration is required to secure your seat and cocktail ticket.

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The Young Dentists Forum is an FDI initiative support by Henry Schein.