Congress Program

As we Bring the Future into Focus for our 2020 Orthodontic Congress, the Program Committee have worked on an outstanding Congress Program showcasing international and national speakers.

The Congress will commence with a combined program for Doctors and Auxiliaries on Friday 20 March and will continue throughout the weekend, with the Auxiliary official program concluding Sunday 22 March and the Doctors program concluding on Monday 23 March.

To view the full preliminary program please see below.

 

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Doctors Program

 

CPD points available

  • 24 points for Full Congress attendance
  • 6 points for one day attendance
  • Workshop attendance receives additional points at 1 point per hour

 

 

 

Thursday 19 March 2020

Time Location Session
08:00 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open
09:30 – 17:30

Meeting Room 1 & 2

Pre-Congress Workshops

Workshop one: Skeletal Anchorage for Improvement of Orthodontic and Orthopedic Treatment Options – Orthomax in partnership with ASO
Chairperson: B Fitzpatrick
Presenter: Professor Benedict Wilmes

 

 

 

 

Friday 20 March 2020

Time Location Session
08:00 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open
09:30 – 12:30 Meeting Room 1

Half Day Pre-Congress Workshops
Chairperson: B Fitzpatrick
Workshop two: Clarity™ Clear Tray Aligners – Launch Event 2020: Dr. Shane Langley

Meeting Room 3

Half Day Pre-Congress Workshops
Chairperson: Rhonda Coyne
Workshop three: Dental Monitoring: Dr Steve Semaan

Meeting Room 2

Half Day Pre-Congress Workshops
Chairperson: C Turnock
Workshop four: The Metrics of Winning: Data Analytics that Drive your Practice Performance: Mary Beth Kirkpatrick (open to doctors, practice managers & financial co-ordinators)

13:15 – 13:30 Hall A & B Official Congress Opening
  Chairperson: D Ong & M Goonewardene
13:30 – 14:15

Myofunctionals and Airways – Separating Myth from Reality

Dr. Peter Miles

14:15 – 15:00

Paediatric Sleep Breathing Disorders: How Early is too Early for an Orthodontist to Manage These Cases?

Prof. Carlos Flores-Mir

15:00 – 15:15 Hall A  & B Foyer

Comfort Break

    Chairperson: D Ong & M Goonewardene
15:15 – 16:00 Hall A & B

Sleep Disordered Breathing: Waking up to Reality

Dr. Sanj Kandasamy

16:00 – 16:30

Panel Discussion: Controversies in Orthodontics

Q&A

17:00 – 18:00 Hall A & B Stanley Wilkinson Oration
18:00 – 20:00 Outdoor Plaza President’s Reception

 

 

 

Saturday 21 March 2020

Time Location Session
07:30 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open
    Chairperson: C Theodosi & S Naoum
08:30 – 08:40 Hall A

TMD and Orthodontics: Articulating the evidence

Dr. Sanj Kandasamy

08:40 – 09:20

Help! My Smile Looks Great but my Jaw Clicks

Prof. Mauro Farella

09:20 – 10:00

TMD Diagnosis – It´s all About Mastication

Dr. Domingo Martin

10:00 – 10:45 Hall 2

Trade Opening

Morning Tea / Trade Exhibition

    Chairperson: C Theodosi & S Naoum
10:45 – 11:30 Hall A

Indications and Techniques of Autotransplantation

Dr. Mitsuhiro Tsukiboshi

11:30 – 12:15

Autotransplantation of Teeth – an Australian Experience

Dr. Geoff Dance (OMFS)

12:15 – 13:15

Hall 2

Meeting Room 8

Lunch / Trade Exhibition

TopsOrtho Women in Orthodontics Luncheon

    Chairperson: A Barry & D Ng
13:15 – 14:00 Hall A

Arthur Thornton Taylor Lecture: TMD Treatment – It’s all About the Vertical Dimension

Dr. Domingo Martin

14:00 – 14:45

Aesthetic Pre-Prosthodontic Treatment Opportunities by Using Orthodontic Mini-Implants

Prof. Benedict Wilmes
Sponsored by Orthomax in partnership with ASO

15:00 – 15:30 Hall 2 Afternoon Tea / Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: A Barry & D Ng
15:30 – 16:15 Hall A

Patient Satisfaction and Factors that Influence their Response Amoung Users of Clear Aligners

Prof. Carlos Flores-Mir

16:15 – 17:00

Digital Treatments Enhanced by CBCT and TADs

Dr. Ashley Smith

17:00 – 19:00 Hall 2 Happy Hour in the Trade Exhibition
19:00   Free night

 

 

Sunday 22 March 2020

Time Location Session
07:30 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open
07:30 – 8:15 Meeting Room 8 3M Recent Graduates Breakfast
    Chairperson: F Wong & T Lo
08:30 – 09:15 Hall A

Stephen Seward Lecture: Class III Treatment in Adults: Surgery or Compensation? How Palatal TADs may help us to Widen the Possibilities

Prof. Benedict Wilmes
Sponsored by Orthomax in partnership with ASO

09:15 – 09:45

Implant Anchorage and CAD-CAM Technology: A Match Made in Heaven

Dr. Siva Vasudavan

09:45 – 10:00 ASO FRE AWARDS
10:00 – 10:45 Hall 2  Morning Tea / Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: F Wong & T Lo
10:45 – 11:30 Hall A

Wound Healing Around Transplanted Teeth

Dr. Mitsuhiro Tsukiboshi

11:30 – 12:15 ASO AGM
12:15 – 13:15 Hall 2 Lunch / Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: F Furfaro & N Kohan
13:15 – 14:00 Hall A

Working with your Surgeon

Dr. Geoff Dance (OMFS)

14:00 – 14:45

Post-Treatment Growth – The Reality of Nature Versus Nurture

Dr. Mithran Goonewardene

14:45 – 15:30 Hall 2  Afternoon Tea / Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: F Furfaro & N Kohan
15:30 – 16:15 Hall A

What can Genetics say About Functional Appliances Growing the Mandible?

Prof. James Hartsfield

16:15 – 17:00

Complex Cases Made Easy Using Digital Planning and Some Pieces of Plastic

Dr. Sarah Lawrence

19:00 – 20:00 Salt House American Orthodontics Congress Party Night

 

 

Monday 23 March 2020

Time Location Session
08:00 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open
    Chairperson: S Freezer & P Sooriakumaran
08:30 – 09:15 Hall A

PR Begg Lecture: Smile Aesthetics: Are we Seeing What Patients See?

Prof. Carlos Flores-Mir

09:15 – 10:00

Finishing – There are no Secrets

Dr. Domingo Martin

10:00 – 10:45 Hall 2  Morning Tea / Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: S Freezer & P Sooriakumaran
10:45 – 11:30 Hall A

The Great Divide: Doubters, Devotees and the Evidence about Aligners

Dr. Tony Weir

11:30 – 12:15

Management of the Pulp and Dental Trauma in Clinical Orthodontics

Dr. Mitsuhiro Tsukiboshi

12:15 – 13:15 Hall 2 Lunch / Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: K Shooter & E Fisher
13:15 – 14:00 Hall A

Future Visions in Digital Orthodontics

Dr. Rhonda Coyne

14:00 – 14:30

Managing Visible Space Closure During Clear Aligner Therapy

Dr. Steve Semaan

14:30 – 14:45 ASO Congress 2022 Presentation 
14:45 – 15:30 Hall A Foyer  Afternoon Tea
    Chairperson: K Shooter & E Fisher
15:30 – 16:15 Hall A

3D Technology – Is it a Game Changer for the Interdisciplinary Patient?

Dr. Alex Yusupov

16:15 – 17:00

Orthodontics of the Future: Doom or Gloom?

Prof. Mauro Farella

17:00 – 17:15 Hall A

Final Remarks and Conference Close

Dr Tony Shields

19:00 – 23:00 Hall B Ormco ASO Member Dinner

 

 

Auxiliary Program

CPD points available

  • 24 points for Full Congress attendance
  • 6 points for one day attendance
  • Workshop attendance receives additional points at 1 point per hour

 

 

 

 

Friday 20 March 2020

Time Location Session
08:00 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open
13:15 – 13:30 Hall A & B Official Congress Opening
13:30 – 14:15

Myofunctionals and Airways – Separating Myth from Reality
Dr. Peter Miles

14:15 – 15:00

Paediatric Sleep Breathing Disorders: How Early is too Early for an Orthodontist to Manage These Cases?
Prof. Carlos Flores-Mir

15:00 – 15:15 Hall A & B Foyer

Break

15:15 – 16:00 Hall A & B

Sleep Disordered Breathing: Waking up to Reality
Dr. Sanj Kandasamy

16:00 – 16:30

Panel Discussion: Controversies in Orthodontics
Q&A

17:00 – 18:00 Hall A & B Stanley Wilkinson Oration
18:00 – 20:00 Outdoor Plaza President’s Reception

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday 21 March 2020

Time Location Session
08:00 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open
    Chairperson: B Fitzpatrick & A V Shailendran
08:30 – 09:30 Hall B The View from the Top
LeeAnn Peniche
09:30 – 10:30 Difficult conversations in difficult situations
Dr. Annalene Weston
10:30 – 10:45 Give A Smile
Dr. Jonathon Rooke
10:45 – 11:15 Hall 2 Trade Opening
Morning Tea / Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: B Fitzpatrick & A V Shailendran
11:15 – 11:45 Hall B Debands The End Result
Michael Kerr
11:45 – 12:30 The “New” New Patient Process
LeeAnn Peniche
12:30 – 13:15 Office systems to help a doctor manage hundreds of active Invisalign patient
Dr. Steve Semaan
13:15 – 14:00 Hall 2 Lunch / Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: P Dever & C Costello
14:00 – 15:45 Hall B First and Last Lasting Impressions
Rosemary Bray
15:45 – 16:15 Hall 2 Afternoon Tea / Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: P Dever & C Costello
16:15 – 17:00 Hall B 3D Printing and In-House Aligners: Tips to Create an Efficient In-House Digital Lab
Amy Stephenson
17:00 – 19:00 Hall 2 Happy Hour in Trade Exhibition
19:00   Free Evening

 

 

 

Sunday 22 March 2020

Time Location Session
08:00 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open
    Chairperson: T Stewart & N Clare
08:30 – 09:15 Hall B Future Visions in Digital Orthodontics
Dr Rhonda Coyne
09:15 – 9:45 Building your practice profile through social media marketing – an introduction to social media marketing for orthodontists
Larissa Thorne
9:45 – 10:45 Maximum Success
LeeAnn Peniche
10:45 – 11:15 Hall 2 Morning Tea / Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: T Stewart & N Clare
11:15 – 13:15 Hall B Polishing our Communication
Rosemary Bray
13:15 – 14:00 Hall 2 Lunch/ Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: P Goh & TBA
14:00 – 15:00 Hall B The Metrics of Winning for High Performance Teams
Mary Beth Kirkpatrick
15:00 – 15:45 Medical emergencies in the dental setting
Dr. Geoff Dance
15:45 – 16:15 Hall 2 Afternoon Tea / Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: P Goh & TBA
16:15 – 17:00 Hall B Strength in Strategy
LeeAnn Peniche
19:00 – 23:00 Salt House American Orthodontics Congress Party Night

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday 23 March 2020

Time Location Session
08:00 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open

08:30 – 15:30

Meeting Room 1

Auxiliary Workshops
Chairperson: Brendan Fitzpatrick

Full Day Workshop: A Day with Bray – The New Patient Experience: Rosemary Bray

08:30 – 12:30

Meeting Room 2

Auxiliary Workshops
Chairperson: Paul Dever

Half Day Workshop: Rock the YES: Cindy James 

08:30 – 15:30

Meeting Room 3

Auxiliary Workshops

Chairperson: TBA

Full Day Workshop: New Horizons in Digital Orthodontics – A Technology Platform Update: 3M, Ormco, Invisalign and Suresmile

 

 

 

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Pre-Congress Workshops

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Auxiliary Workshops

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Social Program

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