37th Australian Dental


Wednesday 17th - Sunday 21st May


The 37th Australian Dental Congress offers a wealth of learning opportunities and social networking for delegates in one of Australia's premier cities. Keep up with the latest news, learn more about the City of Melbourne, download the Congress app and much more, and get ready to make the most of the ADA's flagship event.

About Congress About Congress

About Congress

Staged by the Australian Dental Association, Congress brings together dental professionals from Australia and around the world for discussion and education on the science, clinical practice, and business of dentistry.

Latest News Latest News

Latest News

Keep up to the date with the latest exciting additions to the Congress programme and exhibition, and all the information you will need to make the most of this important event.

Congress App Congress App

Congress App

Your handy mobile guide to Congress allows you to browse the full programme and exhibition catalogue, record your session notes, see who else is attending, find your way around and record CPD data so you don't miss a thing.

Destination and Accommodation Destination and Accommodation

Destination and Accommodation

Founded in 1835, Melbourne is the second largest city in Australia and a thriving centre for arts, culture, sports and food & wine.



The Australian Dental Congress is the largest and leading continuing professional development event for dental practitioners in Australia offering up to 55+ hours of learning opportunities.

Venue Venue


This year’s Congress will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), which has been awarded the title of Australasia’s Leading Meetings and Conference Centre four years in a row (2012-2015).

Organising Committee Organising Committee

Organising Committee

The Committee, composed of a dedicated team of dentists, oversees every aspect of the planning and running of Congress, assisted by event professionals from the ADA.

Workshops and Lunch & Learn Information Workshops and Lunch & Learn Information

Workshops and Lunch & Learn Information

A mix of presentation and practical application on a range of topics, the Workshops and Lunch and Learn Sessions are designed to give delegates a hands-on learning experience in a more intimate learning environment.

Melbourne Dental School Survey Melbourne Dental School Survey

Melbourne Dental School Survey

Contribute to research into the clinical treatment decisions for posterior aproximal caries management in children and adolescents of qualified dentists and dental therapists located throughout Australia through this quick survey.

Resources Resources


All the bits and bobs you'll need at Congress. Download your own copy of the Official Programme & Notation Book, Exhibition Catalogue, exhibition map and more.

Countdown to the Australian Dental Congress 2019