Preliminary Programme below; more information will be available in due course.

12:30  Registration & Welcome Refreshments   
 13:20 Welcome Introduction
Steven Dunne, KCL, UK  
 13:30 Keynote Address: The Impact of Technology on Society
Frans Berkhout, KCL, UK
14:00-16:00 Session 1: Tech-enhanced PG Dental Education     
14:00 Future Revalidation in Dentistry in Europe
Corrado Paganelli University of Brescia, Italy
14:30 Anticipated Changes and Developments in Conservative Dentistry
Nairn Wilson, London, UK
15:00 Distance-learning Academic Programmes
Brian Millar, KCL, UK
15:30-16:00  Refreshments | Exhibition | E-Posters | BATCD AGM  
16:00-18:00 Session 2: Tech-enhanced  Education (2)  
16:00 Virtual Reality Simulation Aeronautics
Steve Jarvis, Jarvis Bagshaw Ltd, UK
16:30 The Digital Dental School
Daniel Wiesmejer, ACTA, The Netherlands
17:00 Tech-enhanced Student Training and Assessment
Mark Woolford, KCL, UK
17:30 EFCD Awards of Excellence and Presentations  
18:00-19:00 Opening Ceremony, Drinks Reception & E-Posters  
08:00 Registration | Exhibition | E-Posters | Refreshments  
09:00-10:30 Parallel Sessions  
09:00-10:30 Session 3: Intra Oral Imaging  
09:00 Evidence-base Critical Review of Digital Scanners in Dentistry
Rupert Austin, KCL, UK
09:30 Clinical Impressions of Digital Scanning  
Joerd van der Meer, Groningen, The Netherlands
10:00 Clinical Photography
Mike Sharland, Dental Photography in Practice, UK
09:00-10:30 Session 4: Lasers  
09:00 Evidence-base Critical Review of Lasers in Dentistry
Chris Louca, UCL Eastman, UK
09:30 Clinical use of Lasers in Dental Practice
Mark Cronshaw
10:00 Technology in Facial Dermatology and Anti-Ageing
Robert Rutland
10:30-11:00 Refreshments | Exhibition | E-Posters  
11:00-12:30 Parallel Sessions  
11:00-12:30 Session 5: Laboratory Digital Scanners (cad-cam)    
11:00 Tooth Coloured Concepts for (Implant) Dentistry from a Prosthetic Perspective
Florian Beuer, Munich, Germany
Joseph Schweiger, Munich, Germany
12:00 Clinical – Laboratory Interaction – Maxillo-facial
Trevor Coward, KCL, UK
11:00-12:30  Session 6:   Digital Endodontics  
11:00 Powerful Interplay between Technology and Science: Prevention of the Complete Pulpectomy.
Luc van Der Sluis, Groningen, The Netherlands
11:30 Cone Beam CT Developments in Dental Practice
Shanon Patel, KCL, UK
12:00 Limits of Tech on Endo Success
Francesco Mannocci, KCL, UK
12:30-14:00 Lunch | Exhibition | E-Posters  
14:00-15:30 Parallel Sessions  
14:00-15:30 Session 7:  Minimal Invasive Dentistry  
14:00 Evidence-base Critical Review
Patrick SequeiraBern, Switzerland
14:30 Clinical Developments in Calcium Silicates
Pierre Colon, Septodont Paris, France
15:00 Managing caries with minimum intervention: any problems?
Tim Watson, KCL, UK
14:00-15:30 Session 8: Smart Adhesives and Restoratives 1  
14:00 Evidence-base Critical Review of Current Adhesives
Lorenzo Breschi, Bologna, Italy
14:30 How Smart can Dental Adhesives get?
Christoph Thalacker, 3M, Seefeld, Germany
15:00 Clinical Developments
Marco Martignoni, Dentsply, Rome, Italy
15:30-16:00 Refreshments | Exhibition | E-Posters  
16:00-17:30 Parallel Sessions  
16:00-17:30 Session 9: Non-Operative Technologies for Caries Management  

Caries Lesions: Is Reversibility a Reality?
Bente Nyvad, Aarhus University, Denmark

16:30 New Avenues for Caries Prevention: Counteracting the Acid Challenge
Bob Ten Cate, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Molecular Dentistry: What are the Future Directions of Demineralization/Remineralization?
Paul Anderson, QML, London, UK

16:00-17:30 Session 10:  Smart Adhesives and Restoratives (2)  
16:00 Biomimetic dental materials: can we put the mineral back?
Tim Watson, KCL, London, UK
16:30 Smart Composites – Current and Future Developments
Maximilian Maier, Dentsply, Germany
17:00 Clinical Developments in Smart Composites
Trevor Burke, University of Birmingham, UK
17:30 GC Europe Presentation
Avi Banerjee, KCL, UK
17:50 GC Europe Drinks reception  
08:00 Registration | Refreshments | Exhibition | E-Posters  
09:00-10:30  Session 11: The Future of “Social Media” in Dentistry    
09:00 Social Media and Clinical Recordings: Educational and Ethical Issues and Challenges
Jonathan San Diego, KCL, London, UK
09:45 Social Media – Marketing, Advertising and Patient Education
Linda Christofferson, Denplan, Winchester, UK
10:15 Q&A Panel Discussion  
10:30-11:00 Refreshments | Exhibition   

Session 12: Clinical Research in Dental Practice – a Funding, Practice-building Opportunity?

11:00 Practice-based Research Networks – the Trials and Tribulations
Van Thompson, KCL, UK
11.30 The NHS Clinician’s Perspective…
Bhupinder Dawett, University of Manchester, UK
12:00 EFCD Scientific Foundation Award Winner 
Barbara Cvikl, University of Vienna, Austria 
12:15- 12.45 Closing Address: What’s the Future; 2020, where will we be?
Trevor Burke, University of Birmingham, UK
12.45- 13:30 EFCD Prize Giving