14th CAD/CAM & Digital Dentistry Conference & Exhibition


CAPP 2019 dental year will prove for a 14th consecutive edition that dentistry is transforming with speed increasingly trending towards digitalization. Digital dental impressions, digital oral scanners, digital dental prosthodontic, digital imaging systems, digital smile design, digital orthodontics, digital treatment planning, materials for CAD/CAM systems, the list of digital dentistry procedures, techniques and materials is never-ending.

The 14th CAD/CAM & Digital Dentistry Conference & Exhibition 2019, 12-13 April will be covered over two days of continuous dental education featuring Digital Dental Conference, Dental Technicians International Meeting, Digital Orthodontics Symposium, CAD/CAM & Digital Dentistry Exhibition, multiple disciplinary hands-on training courses in the same field, Poster Presentations and on-the-spot training zones at the exhibition.

The event will help dental professionals to make their decision towards going digital on the spot, considering a move from a conventional treatment to the digital treatment and adapt to a new challenge in the modern age digital world.

The 14th edition of the CAD/CAM & Digital Dentistry Conference & Exhibition (#CADCAMDubai) organized by CAPP will cover all current trends in digital dentistry, further educating dental professionals with additional insights into the latest CAD/CAM systems and Digital Dentistry.

Advances in digital dentistry bring substantial changes in today’s dental practices. The traditional partnership between dental laboratories and dental offices are built on a foundation of computer-assisted designs and the growing movement towards digital impressions. Moreover, CAD/CAM systems in dental clinics and dental labs are becoming standard equipment.

The dental conference programme is designed by dentists for dentists, sharing the dental knowledge and perceptions that dental professionals require and need. The gathering will provide the latest thinking in dentistry due to continuous research and development in close collaboration with dentists and input from across the dental profession, all delivered by some of the world’s most renowned dental experts in the business.

This year’s main purpose of the dental event is to examine the concept of digital dentistry, its advantages, limitations while generating statements and observations on specific areas of digital dentistry based on scientific research, direct personal experience and communication with dental manufacturers as well as clinicians worldwide. The intention is to provide practical views of digital dentistry, a stimulus for greater adoption of the areas that are proven and faster integration of new technologies benefiting the dental professionals.

All dental professionals are welcome to join in the pathbreaking opportunity for professionals to exhibit their paramount research work through Poster Presentations and discuss their ideas with exalted scientists.

Who should attend

  • Dentists
  • Orthodontists
  • Dental Technicians
  • Dental Team Members
  • Dental Students
  • Dental Industry

The two-day event will offer dental professionals the chance to gain verifiable CPD recommended subjects, network with peers and learn about the latest innovations and technologies at the exhibition.

It is an unmissable event in the UAE dentistry calendar, attracting over 2,500 dental professionals across the two days.

Topics to be discussed

  1. Digital workflow
  2. CAD/CAM Chairside and in-lab
  3. Digital & Conventional Impressions – intraoral, laboratory and face scanners
  4. New materials in Digital Dentistry
  5. 3D Printing – Laboratory and Clinical options
  6. Digital and Conventional restorations
  7. Digital Imaging
  8. Computer-Guided Implantology
  9. Practice software
  10. One Day restorations
  11. CAD/CAM Software

It is an unmissable event in the UAE Dentistry Calendar, attracting over 2,000 dental professionals.


10th April 2019

HANDS-ON COURSE Dubai | UAE | CAPP Training Institute 10-11 Apr 2019, 09:00 - 18:00

Minimal Invasive and Non Prep Veneers Smart Smile Design with Veneers

Asst. Prof. Dr. Cagdas Kislaoglu, Turkey

HANDS-ON COURSE Dubai | UAE | CAPP Training Institute 10-11 Apr 2019, 09:00 - 18:00

All What you Need to Know About Composites

Dr. Eduardo Mahn, Chile

HANDS-ON COURSE Dubai | UAE | CAPP Training Institute 10-11 Apr 2019, 09:00 - 18:00

Basics in Implantology. How to Get Started.

Prof. Göran Urde, Sweden

11th April 2019

HANDS-ON COURSE Dubai | UAE | Zabeel House by Jumeirah | The Greens 11 Apr 2019, 09:00 - 18:00

Botox – A Dental Facial Aesthetics Course

Dr. Timothy Eldridge, UK

12th April 2019

LECTURE Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12 Apr 2019

Complete Digital Workflow for Single-Unit Implant Restorations

Prof. Tim Joda, Switzerland

LECTURE Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12 Apr 2019

Implant Dentistry “It was Better Before”.

Prof. Göran Urde, Sweden

LECTURE Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12 Apr 2019

+1000 Digital Dentures Later. A Huge Improvement in Quality and How it Changes your Business Model

Germen Versteeg, The Netherlands

LECTURE Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12-13 Apr 2019

Mastering the Art of Digital Impressions

Dr. Jan Paulics, Sweden

LECTURE Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12 Apr 2019

Coming Soon

Dr. Daz Singh, UK

LECTURE Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12 Apr 2019

Lasers – Cutting Edge Technology for the Modern Dentist

Dr Dimitris Strakas, Greece

HANDS-ON COURSE Dubai | UAE | CAPP Training Institute 12 Apr 2019

Dermal Fillers – A Dental Facial Aesthetics Course

Dr. Timothy Eldridge, UK

POSTER PRESENTATION Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12-13 Apr 2019

Hydroxyapatite as a Filler for Dental Composite Materials

Dr Zofia Kula, Poland

LECTURE Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12-13 Apr 2019

Scanomics – The Economics of Intraoral Scanning

Dr David Claridge, UK

LECTURE Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12-13 Apr 2019

Cost Effective Chairside Dentistry Utilising a Fully Open Platform

Dr Anoop Maini, UK

POSTER PRESENTATION Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12-13 Apr 2019

Fixed Dental Prosthesis to Rehabilitate Loss of Vestibular Substances and Minor Malpositions of Anterior Teeth

Dr Pesson Delon Muller, Côte d’Ivoire

LECTURE Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12 Apr 2019

Monolithic Implant Reconstructions – The Keystone to Advances in CAD/CAM Technologies

Vincent Fehmer, MDT, Switzerland

LECTURE Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre | Dubai | UAE 12 Apr 2019

Predictability in Digital Dentistry Complete Workflows Based on the 3D-virtual Patient

Wilfried Tratter MDT, Italy

13th April 2019

HANDS-ON COURSE Dubai | UAE | CAPP Training Institute 13-14 Apr 2019, 09:00 - 18:00

Creating Beautiful Smiles

Dr. Eduardo Mahn, Chile

HANDS-ON COURSE Dubai | UAE | CAPP Training Institute 13-14 Apr 2019

International Laser Workshop – a 2 Days Certification Course – Learn from the Best

Dr Dimitris Strakas, Greece

HANDS-ON COURSE Dubai | UAE | CAPP Training Institute 13 Apr 2019

The Digital Crowns/Veneers! (Prep-Scan-Design-Mill-Deliver)

Col/Dr Nawaf J. Al-Dousari, Kuwait

Providers Terms

A Refund of the registration fee will be made as follows: Notification in writing 40 days prior the event -50% refund. 20 days prior to the event – no refund can be given.


Centre for Advanced Professional Practices (CAPP) is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

Early Bird Dentist 2 Day Pass$413Closed
Technicians 2 Day Pass - Dental Technician Meeting + CAD/CAM Conference$310Closed
Dental Student$268Closed
Lunch Per Day$112Closed
Exhibition Entry OnlyFREEClosed
Contact Hours:

14.0 hrs


Fri, 12 April 2019

Start Time:

8:30 AM


2 Days


Lectures, Hands On and Exhibition




Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Event Centre

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King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud St, Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates 000

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Event Contact:
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Prof Göran Urde


Göran received his dental degree from the Faculty of Odontology, Karolinska Institute in Stockholm in 1979. He has held departmental positions at the Karolinska Institute, the University of Gothenburg, Eastman Dental Hospital in London, and the United Medical & Dental Schools of Guy’s & St. Thomas Hospitals, London.

Dr. Urde has held a variety of positions with Nobel Biocare throughout Europe, including System Specialist, Manager of Clinical & Scientific Support, Market Director and Manager of Professional Support.

Dr. Urde has lectured and published extensively on dental implants and practice management. He is currently on staff as a Prosthodontist at the Copenhagen Implant Centre and maintains a private practice in Copenhagen.

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Dr Anoop Maini


Anoop Maini runs an aesthetic and restorative dental clinic in London, England. He is past president of the European society of Aesthetic Orthodontics , past president of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry , past president of the British Institute of Laser Dentistry and is currently a committee member of the International Digital Dental Academy . He is also a part of the teaching faculty of the IAS Academy which teaches general dentists ortho-restorative procedures for minimally invasive smile makeovers . He implements digital dentistry to compliment his every day dentistry with improved workflows and patient satisfaction. 

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Vincent Fehmer

MDT, Switzerland

Vincent Fehmer received his dental technical education and degree in Stuttgart, Germany in 2002. From 2002 to 2003, he performed fellowships in Great Britain and the US in Oral Design certified dental technical laboratories. From 2003 to 2009, he worked at an Oral Design certified laboratory in Berlin, Germany - The Dental Manufaktur Mehrhof. In 2009, he received the degree as an MDT in Germany. From 2009 to 2014, he was the chief dental technician at the Clinic for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics in Zurich, Switzerland. Since 2015, he is dental Technician at the Clinic for Fixed Prosthodontics and Biomaterials in Geneva, Switzerland and runs his own laboratory in Lausanne Switzerland.

MDT Fehmer is a Fellow of the International Team for Implantology, an Active member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED), and a member of the Oral Design group, the European Association of Dental Technology (EADT) and German Society of Esthetic Dentistry (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Ästhetische Zahnheilkunde, DGÄZ). He is active as a speaker on a national and international Level.Mr. Fehmer has received honours like the prize for the Best Master Program of the Year (Berlin, Germany). He has published numerous articles within the field of fixed prosthodontics and dental technology.

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Prof Tim Joda


Prof. Joda is Deputy Chair and Program Director of the Postgraduate Education at the Department of Reconstructive Dentistry at the University Center for Dental Medicine Basel/ Switzerland. Prof. Joda is trained and Board Certified as Specialist in Prosthodontics, Implant Dentistry, and Periodontology, and has gained an MSc Degree in Prosthetic Dentistry & Biomaterials. He holds the Venia Legendi in Reconstructive Dentistry & Implant Therapy. Prof. Joda was a Visiting Professor at Harvard School of Dental Medicine Boston/ USA in 2014 and has been appointed as Visiting Professor at the University of Siena/ Italy since 2016. His main clinical interests are fixed implant treatments and structuring treatment protocols. 

Prof. Joda initiated numerous projects in the field of clinical and translational research related to digital dental technologies and optimization of implant workflows. He received several peer-reviewed research grants as principal investigator as well as national and international research prizes.


Germen Versteeg

The Netherlands

Owner of DTL Mediaan, a fully digital dental lab in combination with a full service dental clinic. 

In this dental lab/clinic they follow a digital integrated workflow for all kind of dentures, crowns, bridges and implant restorations by using an intra oral scanner, as well as CBCT, lab scanners, 3d printers and milling machines.

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Dr Jan Paulics


Dr. Jan Paulics received his DDS from Karolinska Institute, Stockholm in 1993. He has practiced in both municipal and private dental clinics specializing in implant surgery and dentoalveolar surgery - with a focus on prosthetic driven surgery using digital planning tools and surgical guides for the past 15 years. Jan specializes in advanced digital workflows for dental practices and laboratories developing methods and cost-effective solutions. Jan has worked for the Swedish state as project manager for acquiring and implementing practice management solutions as well as being involved in the selection of digital imaging solutions for its dental practitioners. Most recently working as an oral surgeon for the Eastman Institute in Stockholm, Jan is currently an Application Specialist at 3Shape. He continues to lecture for implant manufacturers and dental laboratories.

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Dr Daz Singh


Dr. Daz Singh graduated from the University of Liverpool in 2005. In 2008 he co-opened a private Squat Dental Clinic in Liverpool city centre called Ollie & Darsh. It is now one of the leading dental practices in the UK utilizing treatments such as implants, Invisalign, and Six Month Smiles. He has an interest in providing aesthetic restorative based dentistry and combing orthodontics as well. He is a Diamond Provider for Invisalign and a Clinical Mentor for Six Month Smiles.

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Wilfried Tratter

MDT, Italy

Professional milestones


Graduation from the dental technician’s school in Verona


Staff member of laboratory “Verdross” in Bolzano (South Tyrol)


Employed as dental technician in a dental practice in South Tyrol


Formation and management of the laboratory “Dentallabor Prestige”


Project manager in his own company, “Tratter Engineering”


Joined and managed the dental laboratory “Zahnstudio” in Bressanone (South Tyrol)

Since 2005

Leading trainer of zirconia milling courses for Zirkonzahn GmbH in Brunico (South Tyrol)

Since spring of 2008

Leading project manager CAD/CAM for Zirkonzahn GmbH

Lecturer and leading workshop trainer at numerous dental congresses

Communication strategy social media

Dr Dimitris Strakas


Academic Co-Worker AALZ – RWTH Aachen University and Head of the Dental Laser Center at Aristoteles University Thessaloniki - Greece

Keynote Speaker in many Laser Congresses Worldwide, Past President of the European Division of the World Federation of Laser Dentistry and Secretary General of the International Society of Laser Dentistry

Lecturer MSc and Mastership Courses “Lasers in Dentistry” of RWTH Aachen University

Private Clinic in Volos - Greece

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Dr David Claridge


David Claridge began his career in 1982, working as a dental technician at a private dental practice in Newbury, England. David has owned two dental businesses- a dental laboratory and a mouth guards business. The dental laboratory specialized in providing high-quality Michigan/Tanner occlusal splints, and the mouth guards business provided a service for schools and clubs, providing custom made mouth guards. In total, David estimates that he has worked with over 50,000 impressions/gypsum models in his time. In 2008, David sold his business interests and joined the digital team at 3MESPE which launched its first digital impressioning system. He is currently the UK CAD/CAM specialist for Carestream's digital impressioning products. As well as training dentists using the digital impressioning systems, David's role involves working with the research & development teams in Paris and Shanghai. David is currently involved with the Carestream Global R&D team, working on Implant and Orthodontic software.