ADIA is the peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products. Our vision is for an industry that empowers oral health professionals to advance the health and wellbeing of all Australians...................... — ADIA Strategic Plan

Taking place every two years, IDS Cologne is the top event for the international dental sector. IDS presents the entire range of products available on the international dental market. It brings together all relevant target groups from the worldwide dental sector.

The Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA), as the peak body representing Australian dental product manufacturers and suppliers, is able to provide businesses with preferential access and pricing for businesses wishing to participate in IDS 2021 Cologne. For further information review the brochure below:

IDS 2021 Cologne Information For Exhibitors —

IDS 2021 Cologne Website

After achieving a record result in 2017, the 37th International Dental Show (IDS) which was characterised by an excellent atmosphere closed its doors in Cologne, Germany, after five days. Around 155,000 trade visitors from 157 countries attended the world's leading trade fair of the dental industry, which corresponded to an increase of almost eleven percent compared to the previous event. IDS also achieved new records in terms of the number of exhibitors and the exhibition space sold. 2,300 companies from 59 countries presented a wealth of innovations, product developments and services on a gross exhibition space covering 170,000 square meters.

The focus is on maintaining contacts with your vocation, suppliers, and business partners. Also you have the opportunities for gaining new suppliers from all over the world. Interesting live demonstrations directly on the booth will inform you about the most up-to-date technologies and trends in the dental world.

Study Group Expressions Of Interest —

The Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) is seeking expressions of interest from members who would like to be part of a Study Group at IDS 2021 Cologne. This is a great opportunity to explore IDS 2021 Cologne with a group of industry peers as well as see the sights that the cultural city of Cologne has to offer.

The Study Group looks to cover a broad selection of activities which includes a guided tour of IDS, see presentations from key stakeholders within the global dental community and network out of the usual business setting.

If you are interested in being part of the Study Group at IDS 2021 Cologne, expressions of interest should be sent to ADIA Events Co-ordinator, Jessica Boman via email at by the 28th of May 2020.

Member Engagement —

ADIA provides leadership, strategy, advocacy and support. Our members set our agenda, fund our activities, and directly benefit from the results. Work on supporting member businesses participating in international exhibitions is progressed by members serving on the ADX20-OC Organising Committee.

Further Information —

To keep up to date with ADIA's support for businesses exhibiting at international exhibitions such as IDS Cologne be sure to regularly visit the ADIA Facebook page at and check out the Twitter feed @AusDental. If you have any questions concerning this event please send an email to by telephone on 1300 943 094.


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