Confirmed Speakers



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DR. GENINHO THOMÉ 

DR. GENINHO THOMÉ
A graduate in Dentistry from the Federal University of Santa Catarina (1979), he took his PhD in Dentistry at the São Leopoldo Mandic Dental Research Center (2006). He is currently Chairman of the Neodent Scientific Council, Chairman of the Board of Neodent and Head of Research and Development at the Latin American Institute of Dental Research and Teaching (ILAPEO - Curitiba, Brazil).



DR. BILAL AL-NAWAS 

DR. BILAL AL-NAWAS
Full-time professor and head of the clinic of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Plastic Surgery at the J. Gutenberg Mainz University Medical Center. Assistant associate professor at the Kyung Hee University School of Dentistry, Seoul, Korea. A graduate in Dentistry and Medicine and affiliate at Mainz University for over 15 years. His main clinical and scientific focus is oral implantology, through clinical studies and basic research. His field of clinical research is based on patients with risk factors or local bone deficiency, as well as on reconstruction due to tumors and cleft palates. He has published over 150 articles in peer-reviewed publications. He is a fellow of ITI, German section, Education Delegate, member of the research committee and member of the ITI board. In 2006 and 2010 he won the award for "Best professor at the School of Medicine". He is chairman of the International Federation of Dental Anesthesiology Societies (IFDAS) and general secretary of the German Society of Implantology (DGI).Graduated in Dentistry and Medicine and affiliated to the University of Mainz for more than 15 years. His mayor clinical and scientific focus in dental implantology are clinical studies and basic research. Clinical workfields are compromised patients with risk factors or local bone deficiency, but also tumor and cleft reconstructions. He published over 150 publications in peer reviewed journals: He is a Fellow of the ITI Section Germany, Education Delegate, Member of the Research Committee and Member of the ITI Board. In 2006 & 2010 he was awarded: “Best Teacher at the Medical Faculty”. He is President of the International Federation of Dental Anesthesiology Societies (IFDAS) and Secretary General of the German Society of Implantalogy (DGI).



DR. CAESAR BUTURA 

DR. CAESAR BUTURA
A graduate in Dentistry from the University of Columbia, USA, he later completed the oral and maxillofacial surgery program at the University of Illinois Medical Center, in Chicago. Dr Butura is certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ABOMS).
He holds qualifications from the ABOMS and the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and is also a fellow member of the Academy of Osseointegration and of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr Butura has lectured extensively on topics related to implant surgery and has numerous publications in prestigious peer-reviewed magazines. He has served as Secretary / Treasurer and Chairman of the Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of Arizona and has occupied several posts in Brazilian associations. Dr Butura has been named as one of the best dentists in the United States in the specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery by the American Board of Excellence since 2007 and is currently a member of the Clear Choice Clinical Consultant Board.



DR. CHRISTIAN COACHMAN 

DR. CHRISTIAN COACHMAN
Graduated in Dental Prosthesis in 1995 and in Dentistry from the University of São Paulo in 2002. Member of the Brazilian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (ABOE / SBOE), the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED) and the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (AAED).
In 2014, Dr Christian Coachman was invited by Dr Goldstein, Gerber and Salama of Team Atlanta to take the post of Head Ceramist, a position he held for 4 years.
Dr Coachman has worked for several renowned dental clinics around the world, such as Dr Van Dooren (Belgium), Gurel (Turkey), Fradeani (Italy) Bichacho (Israel), Ricci (Italy) and Sidney Kina, Claudio Pinto, Paulo Kano, Mario Groisman and Marcelo Calamita in Brazil.
He has developed techniques that have become global benchmarks such as the dental-gingival prosthesis technique “Pink Hybrid Restoration”, the concepts of interdisciplinary planning and communication “Digital Smile Design” (DSD), Emotional Dentistry, "Digital Planning Center”, Interdisciplinary Treatment Simulation and Donor Smile.
Founding partner and CEO of the company DSD-Digital Smile Design, he currently divides his time between his family practice Well Clinic, located in São Paulo, and the office of the DSD company in Madrid, Spain. He is Director of the DSD Residency program, with continuing education courses for dental professionals around the world. He also works as a consultant for companies, laboratories and dental clinics, implementing concepts, developing products and marketing strategies such as Facially Drive Digital Orthodontic Workflow.
He runs courses and gives talks in every continent, covering such diverse topics as Esthetic and Digital Dentistry, Digital Dental Photography, Oral Rehabilitation, Dental Ceramics and Implants, in addition to Communication and Marketing Strategies in Dentistry.
In 2017, Dr Christian Coachman became assistant professor at the Department of Restorative Dentistry at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine.



DR. DAN HOLTZCLAW 

DR. DAN HOLTZCLAW
He graduated from the University of Texas, San Antonio, and followed a career in the United States Navy. He continued with a general residency and another 3-year residency in Periodontics at the Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. He is a specialized periodontist in advanced procedures such as immediate loading protocols in completely edentulous patients, bone regeneration and advanced periodontal disease. Dr Dan Holtzclaw is certified by the American Academy of Periodontology and by the Internal Congress of Implantologists. He has also been chief editor of the Journal of Implant & Advanced Clinical Dentistry since 2007, as well as being a reviewer of another 5 dental magazines. He has won the award for excellence in research from the International College of Dentists and has published over 50 articles in peer-reviewed magazines and book chapters. He has taught over 150 conferences and classes around the world. He was named as a "Leader in Continuing Dental Education” by Dentistry Today Magazine for 12 consecutive years.



DR. DANIEL F. GALINDO 

DR. DANIEL F. GALINDO
He was awarded his degree in dentistry from the Javeriana University, in Bogotá, Colombia. He then undertook specialized training at the University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center, where he obtained the certificate of dental prosthesis specialist. Later, he acted as assistant professor at the Department of Dental Prosthesis and Dentistry at the University of Connecticut School of Dentistry and is currently Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center, Department of Post-graduate Course in Prosthesis. He obtained his Certification from the American Board of Prosthodontics. He is certified by the American Board of Prosthodontics and is a member of the American College of Prosthodontists and the International College of Dentists. Dr Galindo is former Chairman of the Arizona Section of the American College of Prosthodontists, former Chairman of the Scottsdale / Paradise Valley Study Club, and is an active member of the American Dental Association, Arizona Dental Association, and Central Arizona Dental Society, as well as the American College of Prosthodontists, Academy of Osseointegration, American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics and American Prosthodontic Society. Active in dental research, Dr Galindo attends numerous continuing education courses every year and has published research and clinical technique work. He has presented at several national and international dental meetings, including the American College of Prosthodontists, the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, the American Prosthodontic Society and the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry.









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EXPO UNIMED CURITIBA

Expo Unimed Curitiba is a large structure located within the Positivo University, 15 minutes from the city center and 25 minutes from Afonso Pena International Airport (on the South ring-road). It is equipped to host events with multiple simultaneous activities in different spaces. The exhibition center and the multi-purpose rooms cover an area of 11,535m2, distributed over two floors. There are 15 independent entrances and over 2 thousand parking spaces, with full support services.

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