About the IFEA World Endodontic Conference (WEC)

ifea world endodontic conference 2024

In the specialized world of endodontics, the International Federation of Endodontic Associations (IFEA) World Endodontic Conference stands out as a premier event, drawing professionals from every corner of the globe.

This conference, held biennially, serves as a melting pot of ideas, innovations, and discussions, aimed at advancing the field of endodontics and enhancing patient care worldwide. The event is a testament to the unity and collaborative spirit of the endodontic community, offering an unparalleled opportunity for learning, networking, and professional growth.

The 2024 IFEA World Endodontic Conference brings over 3,000 dental professionals and hundreds of event sponsors to the wonderful host city of Glasgow, Scotland. This year's event (the 14th Congress meeting) will be organized by The British Endodontic Society (BES) and will take place at the Scottish Event Campus (SEC), Glasgow, UK from the 11th – 14th September 2024.

Here at Global Surgical, we’ve enjoyed over 25 years of meeting the doctors we work with, along with plenty of new faces along the way, by attending some of the world’s leading dental educational events such as the IFEA WEC.

We love educating dental professionals about the value of dental microscopes, and what they can bring to your practice. These events are a great place for you to start learning about microscopy in dentistry. You'll also have an opportunity to meet some of our local dealers for your specific region - allowing you to meet the local reps you'll be working with!

Let's see why the IFEA WEC is consistently one of the leading events you'll find Global A-Series microscopes and your friends here at Global.

When and Where Is the IFEA World Endodontic Congress (WEC) 2024?

When: This year’s event will be held from 11th – 14th September 2024.

Where: Scottish Event Campus (SEC), Glasgow, UK.

IFEA and the BEC is excited to invite dental professionals and sponsors to Scotland. Glasgow is a wonderful place to visit. It is a vibrant friendly city, packed with history and plenty to offer, both culturally and socially. The surrounding area is, of course, famous for its’ scenery, golf courses and whisky tours! It also has an international airport with connections across the UK and the world.

The show organizers are also eager to introduce you to Glasgow's premier event venue - the Scottish Event Campus (SEC). The SEC is a modern multi-purpose event centre, close to the city next to the River Clyde. The Exhibition Area for the Congress is located at ground floor level with the Meeting Rooms above. All Congress catering will be in the Exhibition Area.

Stay tuned for hands-on workshops as well, which will be happening nearby and in upper levels of the SEC both before and during the show.

As an attendee, you will have the opportunity to learn from the best while earning CE credits. For more information on this year’s event, and registration information, visit: https://ifea2024glasgow.com/registration-2/ 

Event Speaker | British Endodontic SocietyOne hands-on learning course we strongly suggest checking out is "Simple and Predictable Endo-restorative Treatment" with Dr. Daniel Cerny. Dr Daniel Cerny, DLC Dent, Hradec Králové, Czech Republic is the invited lecturer and instructor conducting this 5-hour hands on workshop on Wednesday 11th September from 10am to 4.30pm at the SEC.

This workshop will guide participants through the most common endo-restorative situations and how to treat them predictably within the same session with endodontics treatment. Participants will also get hands-on training and practice with the Global A-Series microscope.

Daniel Cerny (*1974) has received his dental degree at the Charles University, Medical School in Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic (1998). Doctorate degree earned at Palacky University in Olomouc in 2018 with the topic of adhesive aesthetic reconstruction. He is author/co-author of 36 articles in dental journals. Co-author of 4 chapters in dental books. Lectures widely internationally.

Key Features of the IFEA WEC

  1. A Global Platform for Learning and Exchange

    The IFEA World Endodontic Conference is renowned for its comprehensive program that covers the entire spectrum of endodontic science and practice. From the basics of root canal therapy to the latest in regenerative procedures, the conference provides an in-depth look at both established practices and cutting-edge research. Attendees can expect a rich schedule of keynote lectures, symposiums, workshops, and poster presentations delivered by leading experts in the field.

    Cutting-Edge Research and Innovation

    One of the conference's highlights is its focus on showcasing the latest research and innovations. Researchers from around the world present their findings, offering new insights into materials, techniques, and treatment outcomes. This sharing of knowledge not only propels the field forward but also encourages the adoption of evidence-based practices that improve patient care.

    Hands-On Learning Opportunities

    Recognizing the importance of practical skills in endodontics, the IFEA World Endodontic Conference often includes hands-on workshops and live demonstrations. These sessions, led by seasoned practitioners, allow attendees to refine their techniques and learn new procedures in an interactive setting. From mastering the use of microscopes in endodontics to navigating complex root canal anatomy, these workshops are designed to enhance clinical competence.

    Networking on a Global Scale

    The conference also serves as a vibrant networking platform, fostering connections among endodontic professionals from diverse backgrounds. Whether it's through formal receptions, informal gatherings, or between sessions, attendees have numerous opportunities to meet peers, mentors, and industry representatives. These connections can lead to collaborative research projects, professional referrals, and lifelong friendships.

    A Focus on the Future

    Each IFEA World Endodontic Conference is not only a reflection of the current state of endodontics but also a forward-looking event that sets the direction for the future of the specialty. Discussions on sustainability in dental practice, the integration of digital technologies, and the global challenges facing endodontics ensure that the profession continues to evolve in response to changing needs and advancements.


Attending the IFEA World Endodontic Congress? Stop by Booth #1

Many of premier dental events like the IFEA World Endodontic Congress continue growing each year thanks to continued interest and support from the greater dental community. Your thirst for knowledge and education makes these events such a success year after year. 

For over 25 years, we’ve exhibited at many of the world’s leading dental community meetings like the WEC, both large and small, to promote the use of surgical microscopes in dentistry. Bringing our scopes as well as our other offerings have helped thousands of dental professionals truly see and feel the precision and maximized comfort of using a dental microscope in their practice.

2024 is set to be a year like no other, with more prominent dental conferences, as well as specialized courses and lectures, than ever before. As you sit down to plan your travel schedule in pursuit of education and networking opportunities, consider some of these heavy-hitting meetings this year. And, of course, don’t be shy – stop by and see us at Global Surgical. We’d love to see you!

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