• 25g. work experience in the field of aesthetics, fixed, mobile, combined prosthetics and prosthetics on implants
• Owner of the laboratory since 2000
• 2004-17, active member of the Association of dental technicians and engineers of dental prosthetics
• 2005-17, representative of Slovenian dental technicians in the international organization FEPPD (Federation Europeenne et Internationale des Patrons Prothesistes Dentaires / Brussels / Belgium)
• 2010-14 lecturer at the Faculty of Health, University of Ljubljana - study program Laboratory Dental Prosthetics
• Active member of DTG
• Demonstrator and "opinion leader" of Renfert
• International AFG modeling instructor of Alberto Battistelli's school
Born in Port Chester , New York , USA. Owner of the Oral Design Center in Turin, Italy. Trained in dental technology in Turin, Italy, he then studied two years at the University of Geneva where he obtained the Master Degree in Dental Technologist Esthetic Prosthodontics. He completed his education in Italy and abroad, working in the United States and in Switzerland. He has published extensively in both Italian and international journals. He has also contributed to the textbooks “Esthetics and Precision. Clinical and Technical Procedures” with Dr. Domenico Massironi and Mr. Romeo Pascetta (translated in eight languages), and “Aesthetic & Restorative Dentistry” written together with Dr. Douglas Terry and Mr. Willi Geller. Both books are published by Quintessence Publishing. He belongs to several prestigious organizations, such as the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (Fellow Member), the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (Affiliate Member), the Italian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (Active Member), the European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry (Active Member), the European Academy of Digital Dentistry (Executive Council Member) and the American Microscope Enhanced Dentistry (Fellow Member). He is Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Restorative Science at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA.
Prof. Feng received his Master’s degree of prosthodontics from Peking University School of Stomatology in 1996, and has been working in the same university since then. He has dedicated to the clinical, education and research work in the field of prosthodontics and implantology. He is currently the deputy director of Peking University Hospital of Stomatology Clinical Division, director of Esthetic Dentistry Training Center in Clinical Division.
He is an important and active member in many major academic societies in China:
Former Chairman & Designate President of Chinese Society of Digitized Dental Industry（CSDDI），Vice President of Chinese branch of The International Congress of Oral Implantologists （ICOI），Standing committee member of Chinese Society of Esthetic Dentistry（CSED），Standing committee member of Oral Branch of Chinese Association of Plastics and Aesthetics（CAPA）.
He is also an active member and lecturer in different international associations:
Country chair for China, certified member, and member of expanded executive committee of European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry (ESCD), Chairman of Digital Dentistry Society China（DDS China）, Certified international trainer of International Society of Computerized Dentistry（ISCD).
He dedicated himself into continuing education about esthetic dentistry in China since 2005. He has published 16 books in China in esthetic. He is currently an editorial board member and reviewer for International Journal of Prosthodontics, International Journal of Computerized Dentistry，Chinese Journal of Stomatology, Chinese Journal of Prosthodontics.
Dr. Kleanthis Manolakis was born in Thessaloniki, Greece.
He graduated from the School of Dentistry, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Germany in 1989. He also completed his thesis at the same university and was awarded the Ph.D. degree in 1991.
He was trained in fixed prosthodontics and dental implantology at the Center of Dental Medicine, Department of Prosthodontics and Department of Oral Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland (1993-1995).
Since 1995 he maintains a private practice specializing in esthetics and dental implants in Thessaloniki, Greece. Founding member and since 2012 Treasurer of the Hellenic Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry. Country Chairman Greece for the European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry. Course director and instructor for international training courses.
Dr. Hugo Sousa Dias graduated with a DDS from University Fernando Pessoa, Porto, and completed the postgraduate program in endodontics at the University of Lisbon. Besides running a practice limited to endodontics in Porto, he is Director of the Master in Endodontics clinical residency program at Foramen Dental Education (2014-2018). Dr. Dias is the founder of the Portuguese Group for Endodontic Study (study club). He is a member of the European Society of Endodontology and the Sociedade Portuguesa de Endodontologia [Portuguese Endodontic Society]. He is invited professor at University of Porto : Dental School, in Endodontic Advanced Course and at Universiuty of Coimbra : Medical School, in Endodontic Retreatment Course. He has given more than 30 lectures around the world and is co-author of a chapter in the book The Root Canal Anatomy in Permanent Dentition (Springer, 2018).
He graduated in Dentistry with maximum cum laude in Milan, has a PhD in “Innovative Techniques in Oral Implantology and Implant Prosthetic Rehabilitation“, specializes in Oral Surgery with laude. Active member of IAO (Italian Academy of Osseointegration), of MINEC (MegaGen International Network of Education and Clinical Research), founding member of the SISCOO (Italian Society of Specialists in Oral Surgery). He is Researcher (Assistant Professor) at the University of Insubria, Italy. He is an implant designer for multiple companies and his scienticic work is aimed at understanding the variables that affect the stability of peri-implant tissues in the long term.
Up to now, he has been practicing his professional activity in Padua (I) as a self-employed Specialist in Maxillofacial Surgery, dedicating himself to oral and maxillofacial surgery, advanced implantology and prosthetic and aesthetic rehabilitation. Up to now he works at Medical Center Padova(Padua, I) and he is actually the Scientific Director.
From 2003 to 2006, he has collaborated with the University of Modena and
Reggio Emilia, Italy, within the Professorship of Oral Surgery; he has also worked as a Professor for the Master of Implantology of the same University.
Since 2005, he has been dealing with rehabilitation of maxillary atrophies through the zygomatic implant technique (more than 70 patients treated) .
Since 2006, he is a Certified Member of the European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry
In 2014 he published two different papers on I&J(JOMI Italian edition) on the topic of Zygomatic Implants in the treatment of atrophic patients.
He is, in Italy, one of the physicians with the highest expertise and number of clinical reports in zygomatic implants and Co-Axis implants using them to treat different kinds of edentulous maxilla, and mono- or bi-lateral or complete edentulism.
He has been a speaker at national and international courses and conferences about implantology, zygomatic implants, prosthetic and aesthetic rehabilitation.
From October 2015 he was nominate “Italy Country Chairperson” of the ESCD(European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry).
From 2019 he is Fellow Of International College of Dentistry
2011- 2013 – Master of Implantology at Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy with Prof. Univ. Dr. Mihai Augustin 2012- present (will graduate this year) – Phd of Implantology at Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy with Prof. Univ. Dr. Mihai Augustin, Disertation Thesis: “Realising a Surgical Guideline on positioning dental implants starting with the Cranio-Mandibular System and bone offer”.