5th International Conference
of Dental Regulators

October 5-6, 2017

October 5

Welcome and Introduction - 9 a.m. 
ISDR Executive Director, Irwin Fefergrad
ISDR President, Dr. Barry Dolman

Collaboration between FDI and ISDR to improve the work of regulatory bodies

Dr. Patrick Hescot, Past-President
Enzo Bondioni, Executive Director
FDI World Dental Federation

Shifting the Balance: A better, fairer system of dental regulation

Matthew Hill, Executive Director, Strategy
General Dental Council


Disruptive Innovation

Ania Thiemann, Head of Global Relations, Competition Division
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OCED)

Dental Education and Licensure in a “Global World”

Dr. Jack Gerrow
Executive Director & Registrar
National Dental Examining Board of Canada (NDEB)

Labour mobility and common measurements for licensing and common challenges in assessing professional qualifications

Dr. Orlando Montiero da Silva, President
Filipa Carvalho Marques, Director, Legal Department
Portuguese Dental Association




How regulators of the professions fit in to the changing societal expectations of professionals

Antony Townsend, Complaints Commissioner for Financial Services
Professional Standards Authority, UK


Embracing technology and social media in regulation

Dr. Barry Dolman, President
L’Ordre des dentistes du Québec (ODQ)



October 6   

9 a.m. General Assembly Meeting (Download agenda)