Join us at the 1st DENTSPLY Implants World Summit

IDS, Cologne, Germany, March 2013 – DENTSPLY Implants is proud to announce the first DENTSPLY Implants World Summit, March 20-22, 2014. In Vienna, Austria, 3,000 dental professionals from more than 60 countries will gather to explore the powerful connection between people, science, and clinical practice.

This is the first-ever World Summit organized by DENTSPLY Implants. Building on the successful foundation of Astra Tech Dental World Congress and DENTSPLY Friadent World Symposium, the DENTSPLY Implants World Summit will contain everything that dental professionals have come to expect – a state-of-the-art scientific program, product demonstrations, workshops, and hospitality second-to-none.

The scientific program at the DENTSPLY Implants World Summit is developed together with the world-renowned scientists and researchers of the Scientific Committee:
Lim K. Cheung, Hong Kong; Lyndon Cooper, USA; Fouad Khoury, Germany; Jan Lindhe, Sweden; Marc Quirynen, Belgium; and Henry Salama, USA.

Three Poster Award Committees have also been appointed, consisting of internationally known and recognized dental professionals.

Student Award Committee:
Marco Esposito, Italy; Maria Gabriella Grusovin, Italy; and Clark Stanford, USA.
Research Award Committee:
Tomas Albrektsson, Sweden; Wael Att, Germany; and Regina Mericske-Stern, Switzerland.
Clinical Case Award Committee:
Peter Gehrke, Germany; Barry S. Goldenberg, USA; and Michael Norton, United Kingdom.

For further information, please contact:
Kerstin Wettby
Senior Manager, Global Marketing | PR & Communication, DENTSPLY Implants, Sweden
Cell phone +46 705 16 32 02 |

About DENTSPLY Implants

DENTSPLY Implants is the union of two successful and innovative dental implant businesses: Astra Tech Dental and DENTSPLY Friadent. DENTSPLY Implants offers a comprehensive line of implants, including ANKYLOS®, ASTRA TECH Implant System™ and XiVE®, digital technologies such as ATLANTIS™ patient-specific CAD/CAM solutions, guided surgery, regenerative bone products and professional development programs. DENTSPLY Implants creates value for dental professionals, and allows for predictable and lasting implant treatment outcomes, resulting in enhanced quality of life for patients. Visit for more information.

About DENTSPLY International

DENTSPLY International Inc. is a leading manufacturer and distributor of dental and other healthcare products. The Company believes it is the world’s largest manufacturer of professional dental products. For over 110 years, DENTSPLY’s commitment to innovation and professional collaboration has enhanced its portfolio of branded consumables and small equipment. Headquartered in the United States, the Company has global operations with sales in more than 120 countries. Visit for more information.