DATES ANNOUNCED FOR IDEA DAKAR 2015
African Summit and 1st International Dental Exhibition in Africa (IDEA) will
be held in Dakar, Senegal, from 17 to 19 October 2015. The event, originally
scheduled from 8 to 10 November 2014, had to be postponed due to the Ebola
outbreak in countries of the region.
IDEA Dakar 2015 has two aims:
* for FDI, to provide leadership training to 20 African National
Dental Associations (NDAs) as part of the Strategy for Africa, developed at
a previous African Summit in Cape Town;
* for IDEA Dakar, the objective is to attract major international
dental manufacturers wishing to expand their business on the African
continent with an exhibition uniquely focused on Africa.
It is the first of a series of three dental events in Dakar for the period
2014-2016 inclusive. For the purposes of these events, FDI has entered into
a three-year agreement with international and local partner IDEA Dakar. They
will be developed in partnership with UNIDI, the Italian Dental
IDEA Dakar 2015 is expected to be one of the most important dental sector
events on the African continent in 2015, attracting broad attendance from
African businesses and professionals and the support of the major local
professional associations and the Ministry of Health of Senegal.
Key international dental businesses as well as numerous Italian dental
industries have re-confirmed their participation.
As far as social initiatives are concerned, the Italian foundation of ANDI
(Association of Italian Dentists) will set up an education program entirely
dedicated to prevention for children. The educating program will focus on
local dentists and teachers of primary schools.
1. Name: IDEA International Dental Exhibition Africa.
2. Dates: October 17h to 19th, 2015
3. Location: Centre International du Commerce Exterieur du Senegal
(CICES) BP: 8166 Dakar-Yoff Senegal
4. Exhibitors: Italian and international manufacturers of materials and
equipment for dentists and dental technicians.
5. Price for 1 completely furnished 9 mq module: 2.500 Euro (taxes
6. Target: African operators in the dental industry, importers,
distributors, dental professionals
7. Registration for visitors is free of charge.For further information
and to confirm your participation please visit
www.ideadakar.com or write
SEE YOU IN DAKAR FROM OCTOBER 17th TO 29th, 2015!