Young Dentists Forum

FDI Young Dentists Forum’s inaugural edition will take place on 27 September in Sydney during the 2023 World Dental Congress. 

This new event will gather young dentists from all over the world to learn about today’s hottest topics in dentistry. It will also be a unique opportunity for early-career dentists and dental students to find out more about career development opportunities within the dental profession, to develop their professional network, and to learn about the work of FDI.

When: 27 September 2023, 09:00 – 14:00

Where: Sydney International Convention Center (Darling Harbour), Australia

  • 08:45 – 09:00
    Forum inaugural addresses
  • 09:00 – 10:00
    Prof. Markus Blatz
    The Evolution of Ceramics in Esthetic Implant Dentistry
  • 10:00 – 11:00
    Dr Stefani Cheung
    Managing Extraction Socket
  • 11:30 – 13:00
    Panel Discussion
    what are my career perspectives outside of the general practioner path? 
    How my engagement with association work can make a difference? 

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. If you haven’t already registered for the congress, you can do so here

Due to limited capacities, all delegates are kindly requested to complete our online participation form here. Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. 


FDI Congress secretariat remains at your disposal for any questions you may have. Please contact us at: