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 2

Pre-Congress Workshops
Workshop one:
Skeletal Anchorage for Improvement of Orthodontic and Orthopedic Treatment Options – Orthomax
Presenter: Professor Benedict Wilmes

 

 

Friday 20 March 2020

Time Location Session
08:00 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open
08:00 – 12:30 Level One Meeting Rooms Half Day Pre-Congress Workshops
Workshop two: 
3M Innovations: Dr. Shane Langley: Taking Back Control; Bringing Choice to the Patient
Workshop three: Dental Monitoring: Dr Steve Semaan
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 – Late Outdoor Plaza President’s Reception

 

Saturday 21 March 2020

Time Location Session
08:00 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open
    Chairperson: C Theodosi & S Nauom
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 Nauom
10:45 – 11:30 Hall A Indications and Techniques of Autotransplantation
Dr. Mitsohiro 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 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
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
08:00 – 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 Class III Treatment in Adults: Surgery or Compensation? How Palatal TADs may help us to Widen the Possibilities
Prof. Benedict Wilmes
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. Mitsohiro 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 – Late 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 & B Yap
08:30 – 09:15 Hall A 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 & B Yap
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. Mitsohiro 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 2  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
19:00 – Late 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 – Late Outdoor Plaza President’s Reception

 

Saturday 21 March 2020

Time Location Session
08:00 – 18:00 CCC Foyer Registration Desk Open
    Chairperson: Brendan Fitzpatrick & Arun Vels 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: Brendan Fitzpatrick & Arun Vels 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: Paul Dever & Chris 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: Paul Dever & Chris 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: Timothy Stewart & Natasha 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: Timothy Stewart & Natasha Clare
11:15 – 13:15 Hall B Polishing our Communication
Rosemary Bray
13:15 – 14:00 Hall 2 Lunch/ Trade Exhibition
    Chairperson: Philip 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: Philip Goh & TBA
16:15 – 17:00 Hall B Strength in Strategy
LeeAnn Peniche
19:00 – Late 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 – 12:30

08:30 – 15:30

08:30 – 15:30

Level One Meeting Rooms Auxiliary Workshops
Chairperson: Paul Dever
Half Day Workshop: Rock the YES: Cindy James and LeeAnn Peniche
Chairperson: Brendan Fitzpatrick
Full Day Workshop: A Day with Bray – The New Patient Experience: Rosemary Bray
Chairperson: TBA
Full Day Workshop: New Horizons in Digital Orthodontics – A Technology Platform Update: 3M, Ormco, Invisalign and Suresmile

 

Additional Meeting Schedule

Pre-Congress Workshops

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Auxiliary Workshops

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Social Program

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