Prof Carlo Mangano

Past President | Italy

A message frome the President

Dear All,

The 2020 has been a difficult year for the several problems we all had to face due to the Covid pandemic.

Despite the difficulties, the DDS continued its scientific activity organizing events, many of them online; the Third Consensus Conference was held both in presence than online, in the magnificent location of Serralunga d’Alba (Italy).

The Consensus has been a great success and all our Active Members have now the opportunity to see all video contents directly on the DDS e-learning platform.

The events organized in collaboration with the Scientific Partners and all the activities of DDS have led to a considerable increase of members, reaching the number of 350 Active Members and 8000 Free Members.

DDS has increased the network of partnership with Universities, Scientific Societies, Companies and Embassies, widening its presence in 60 Countries.

A special thanks to our Partner Companies, that have trusted DDS. We have organized several training events with them along with online activities for all our members.

We can all be satisfied with the results obtained in 2020, despite the very unfavorable conditions; we trust the scientific quality that distinguishes DDS in Digital Dentistry is the reason for our success

Certified Speakers

The DDS Board has decided to establish, starting from 2021, a new well-defined rule, namely the “DDS Certified Speaker”, third and higher level of contribution to the Society. It is a selected group of clinicians and researchers who have peculiar skills, and therefore are asked to highly contribute as Lecturers in the different activities of the Society, at a Global Level. The modalities to become “DDS Certified Speaker” are published on DDS website.

Journal of Dentistry

The Digital Dentistry Society (DDS) International is proud to announce the agreement with the prestigious Journal of Dentistry (Elsevier) for the launch, from January 2021, of a new section entirely dedicated to the world of Digital Dentistry.

The Journal of Dentistry will become the flagship journal of the Digital Dentistry Society (DDS) and the most important and prestigious international peer-reviewed journal dedicated to digital dentistry worldwide, with an impact factor of 3.242.

The new digital dentistry section will be edited by Prof. Francesco Mangano, researcher and clinician with high editorial experience, after 4 successful years (2017-2020) at the head of BMC Oral Health, with around 100 digital dental articles published.

Prof Carlo Mangano

Past President | Italy

I hope to see all of you at DDS Global Congress in Villa Erba, Cernobbio, Lake of Como, Italy on 4-6 November 2021. A magnificent place for an unforgettable event of Science.

I wish you a New Year full of Happiness and Success.

Carlo Mangano – President of Digital Dentistry

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