17th International Congress of the Georgian Dental Association
On July 9-10, the 17th International Congress of the Georgian Dental Association took place at the
Sheraton in Batumi. The beautiful seaside town hosted several hundred participants from Georgia and
neighboring countries with its beaches and welcoming atmosphere.
The Congress dealt with issues of practical and clinical dentistry and featured a number of master
classes delivered by leading professionals, both local and foreign. The Congress’ program comprised
presentations from famous Georgian and international speakers, among them Elena Mendosa, a
member of PROTECO Training Center, Associate Professor of the Clinical Dentistry Department of
Yevdokimov Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry and brand ambassador of Tokuyama
Dental, whose presentation was entitled “The Structural Color Smart Chromatic Technology: A
Revolution in Optics of Composite Restoratives”.
A two-day exhibition of dental equipment, tools and materials ran in parallel with the scientific program
of the Congress. It was attended by manufacturers and vendors of dental equipment and materials, in
particular, PROTECO’s long-standing partner in Georgia, ELkaDent, who also contributed to the event as
a platinum sponsor.