• Les Kalman, Canada | Congress Chairperson

    Les Kalman, Canada | Congress Chairperson

    Les completed a BSc (Hon) & DDS at Western followed by a GPR at the London Health Sciences Centre. He maintained a full-time solo private practice with an emphasis on digital dentistry, prosthodontics and medical device research while continuing hospital privileges at Strathroy-Middlesex General. 
  • Frank Alifui-Segbaya, Australia

    Frank Alifui-Segbaya, Australia

    Dr Frank Alifui-Segbaya is a Lecturer at the School of Dentistry and Oral Health, Griffith University. He graduated from the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff (now Cardiff Metropolitan University) with a BSc in Dental Technology with First Class Honours, completed an MPhil at the same university, and a PhD at Griffith University. 
  • Daniel Bomze, Austria

    Daniel Bomze, Austria

    Dr. Daniel Bomze is polymer chemist by training and received his PhD from TU Wien. In his PhD thesis, which was conducted at the Institute of Applied Synthetic Chemistry, Dr. Bomze developed alternative irradiation based curing methods for epoxy resins. He started his professional career as freelance web application engineer as well as project assistant at the TU Wien. 
  • Giuseppe Cicero, Italy

    Giuseppe Cicero, Italy

    Dr. Giuseppe Cicero was born and grew up in Rome, Italy. He graduated cum laude from the University of Tor Vergata in Rome, completing his dental education and graduating with a DDS degree. In recognition of his academic record and clinical skills while in dental school, he was accepted to spend his 4th year of dental school in the University of Valencia, Spain where he spent a full year in the oral surgery and aesthetics department. 
  • Yara K. Hosein, Canada

    Yara K. Hosein, Canada

    Dr. Yara Hosein (PhD, Biomedical Engineering) is the Technical Manager at the Additive Design in Surgical Solutions (ADEISS) Centre, and a researcher with the School of Biomedical Engineering, Western University. 
  • Gabi Janssen, Netherlands

    Gabi Janssen, Netherlands

    Gabi is a global leader for the Healthcare segment Additive Manufacturing at DSM. In this position, she is responsible for Business & Application Development  for both the medical & dental market. Prior to joining DSM, she gained extensive 3D printing experience in software development at Materialise and as project engineer for metal implants at 3DSystems.
  • Michelle Oblak, Canada

    Michelle Oblak, Canada

    Dr. Michelle Oblak is a veterinary surgical oncologist and Associate Professor of Soft Tissue and Oncologic Surgery at the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph, Canada.  
  • Tariq Saadi, UAE

    Tariq Saadi, UAE

    Dr.Tariq Saadi is currently working as a Medical Director in Private Practice located in  Khorfakkan UAE. Dr. Saadi specializes in Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry. From his belief that Digital Technologies will dramatically change the world of dentistry and his passion to improve the patient’s expectation toward dental treatments, he decided in 2015 to transform his work completely from analog to digital. 
  • Milivoj Sherrington, Chile

    Milivoj Sherrington, Chile

    He obtained his DDS degree in Chile, At "Universidad de Antofagasta" and his Orthodontics specialty at "Universidad Andrés Bello", Chile 
    He is Member at de Roth-Williams Society of Orthodontist and the Chilean Society of Orthodontists. 
    He is an expert in Dental Photography and Digital Orthodontics, Brand ambassador for Sony Alpha.
  • Greg Steiner, USA

    Greg Steiner, USA

    Dr. Steiner received his undergraduate education and dental degree from UCLA, followed by a Master of Science degree from Loma Linda University with a certificate in Periodontics. He then accepted an externship in maxillofacial pain at the UCLA medical center. Upon the completion of his formal training, he practiced Periodontics and dental implants for 15 years, during which time he realized that the field of Periodontics and bone regeneration held no hope for improving the mediocre therapeutic modalities of the day. 
  • René van der Meer, Netherlands

    René van der Meer, Netherlands

    René van der Meer has a Bsc in electronics and has been working almost 30 years in Research and Development for Océ – a Canon company since 2012. He holds several patents in the field of electronics, MEMS and inkjet printing. 
  • Greg J. A. Vilk, Canada

    Greg J. A. Vilk, Canada

    A 16-year professional facilitating the translation of technology along the academic-industry continuum.  Gained expertise in innovation development, IP management, contract law, licensing, new venture creation and the regulatory domain through various startup ventures and academic posts.
  • Robert Wesley, USA

    Robert Wesley, USA

    Robert is an experienced biomedical engineer, who has managed hospital-based 3D printing programs in the Southeastern and Midwestern United States. He has acted as a consultant for for-profit companies, non-profit medical centers, and children’s hospitals looking into investing within the 3D printing space.