February 12, 2019 | Advertorial
In 2018, W&H unveiled the “No Implantology without Periodontology” (NIWOP) treatment workflow. With this workflow, W&H highlights the importance of a healthy periodontal condition prior to implantation. In this interview, Bernhard Eder, W&H product manager of prophylaxis and periodontology, discusses why W&H is setting new standards in periodontology and which advantages users can expect.
February 11, 2019 | Business
The global market for restorative dentistry products is experiencing persistent growth despite an interesting and contradictory set of market factors. This growth is primarily being driven by the rising market penetration of dental implants, as well as CAD/CAM-produced prostheses and final abutments. While discount pricing, commoditisation and product bundling have limited revenues, the growing acceptance of and demand for dental implants and new restorative products will sustain market growth.
February 8, 2019 | Interviews
Ahead of IDS 2019, Dental Tribune International met with Andreas Kopietz, CEO of German dental materials specialist anaxdent. In this interview, Kopietz, who founded anaxdent in 1999, shares his opinion on the implications of 3-D printing technologies for dental laboratories and explains why his company is best positioned to guide customers in this development.
February 4, 2019 | News
COLOGNE, Germany: The world’s largest showcase for dentistry and dental technology is set to open on 12 March and will run until 16 March. In 170,000 m² of expanded show space, the 38th International Dental Show (IDS) will feature some 2,260 vendors—and the list is growing—from more than 60 countries, including international market leaders in dental medicine, technology, communication and organisation—the professional trade fair will have it all. No other event in the dental industry presents the extensive range of products and services that IDS does.
January 28, 2019 | News
BONN, Germany: With the 38th International Dental Show (IDS) starting on 12 March in Cologne in Germany, the organisers invited journalists to the IDS European trade press conference on 23 January at the Telekom Design Gallery in Bonn. At the event, speakers and special guests discussed and presented the market developments and industry trends that will shape the forthcoming edition of the world’s largest dental fair.
January 17, 2019 | Advertorial
COLOGNE, Germany: Further improving treatment workflows, making optimal use of digital technologies and ensuring practice success both today and in the future—it is exchanges on these topics that drive forward innovation at Dentsply Sirona, the company emphasised. The company will be presenting its very latest developments and providing live demonstrations, hands-on tutorials and ample opportunities to engage in technical discussions.
January 16, 2019 | News
LEIPZIG/COLOGNE, Germany: With the International Dental Show (IDS) fast approaching, preparations are in full swing at Dental Tribune International (DTI). In collaboration with its German partner, OEMUS MEDIA, the publisher will be releasing another dedicated today show daily edition for IDS for the 10th time. For two decades, the newspaper has been the trusted partner of exhibitors at IDS and the most comprehensive news source for visitors to the show.
December 13, 2018 | Events
COLOGNE, Germany: Digital technologies are changing the tools and solutions available in orthodontics. Organisers of the upcoming International Dental Show (IDS), taking place from 12 to 16 March 2019 in Cologne, say visitors will have the opportunity to experience the latest developments in orthodontics regarding diagnostics, therapy planning, therapy and aftercare.
COLOGNE, Germany: The supervisory board of Koelnmesse GmbH has announced that it has terminated the company’s working relationship with its now former chief operating officer (COO) Katharina C. Hamma. A result of differing views regarding the future strategic direction of the company, the decision was reached on 16 November and came into immediate effect.
September 6, 2018 | News
COLOGNE, Germany: Over the past 20 years, dentists and dental technicians have experienced the new possibilities continually being created by digitalisation. The key to success in exploiting these innovations has been and will continue to be the interaction between the members of the treating team. In this regard, the International Dental Show (IDS), which will take place from 12 to 16 March 2019 in Cologne, will offer comprehensive concepts, valuable tips and stimulating discussions.
COLOGNE, Germany: The 38th International Dental Show (IDS) will take place from 12 to 16 March 2019 in Cologne. As the top event for the dental industry globally, IDS will present the entire range of products available on the market worldwide, with a focus on periodontics. As such, the upcoming IDS will offer an overview of both established and new methods in periodontitis prevention and therapy, specifically emphasising follow-up care through biofilm and recall management as integral to long-term success.
June 12, 2018 | News
COLOGNE, Germany: The 38th International Dental Show (IDS), the most important trade fair for dentistry in the world, will take place from 12 to 16 March 2019 in Cologne. Companies operating in all areas of the dental industry worldwide have the opportunity to be part of this leading exhibition next year. The last IDS, in 2017, was the hitherto most successful edition of IDS. However, exhibitor participation for 2019 is heading towards a new record, and the optimisation of the hall layouts at the Koelnmesse fairground will provide an even higher quality visit, according to the organisers.
May 25, 2017 | News
LEIPZIG, Germany: Two months after a successful attendance at the International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne in Germany, Dental Tribune International (DTI) has now released its media kit for the 2019 show already. Through its event-related print and online products, the publisher aims to offer visitors a comprehensive information source. Exhibitors can thus choose from a multifaceted portfolio in selecting advertising options that fit their individual needs and give them optimal exposure during IDS.
April 27, 2017 | Interviews
COLOGNE, Germany: At the recent International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne in Germany, Dental Tribune International had the opportunity to meet Henri Rochet, Chairman of COMIDENT, during the presentation of the 2017 Survey on the European Dental Trade, undertaken by the Federation of the European Dental Industry and the Association of Dental Dealers in Europe (ADDE).
April 27, 2017 | News
COLOGNE, Germany: At this year’s IDS, the Association of Dental Dealers in Europe (ADDE) has presented the new edition of its market review, the 2017 Survey on the European Dental Trade, which covers all the relevant topics and trends concerning the European dental industry. Again produced in collaboration with the Federation of the European Dental Industry, the report indicates a further shift towards digital dentistry, manifesting in overall growth of online shopping and use of CAD/CAM systems and intra-oral scanners. The publication will be available in April on www.adde.info in hard and digital copy.
April 25, 2017 | Business
COLOGNE, Germany: Produits Dentaires stands for Swiss quality in dentistry. In more than 100 countries, the company offers dentists a wide range of high-quality products for use in endodontics, restorative dentistry, prophylaxis, prosthetics and periodontology. At the recent International Dental Show (IDS), Dental Tribune Online had the opportunity to learn more about the Swiss company’s future business strategies and portfolio.
April 24, 2017 | Business
The integration of digital dentistry into existing workflows has become increasingly popular as newer technologies have been developed. Though this approach can offer faster and safer treatment methods, it needs an experienced and educated dental professional to be implemented optimally. Dental Tribune International spoke with Ed Attenborough, Managing Director of Attenborough Dental and board member of the Association of Dental Dealers in Europe (ADDE), about the opportunities and challenges that digital dentistry presents.
April 22, 2017 | News
In dentistry, the use of 3-D printers is an area of continual growth. With its recent acquisition of NextDent, 3D Systems now has the materials necessary to transform the 3-D printing industry.