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Photons for the Future



































                                                   Main Program

- 5.30-9.30pm Friday - Welcome Cocktail Party (Tropical Theme)

- 8am-12.30pm Lectures - Saturday and Sunday mornings

1-5pm Saturday - Optional Session (see below)

- 6pm-10pm Saturday Themed Dinner (Red)


Saturday afternoon you will the option to participate in the Ultradent Amazing Race, Laser

hands-on workshop or an afternoon of 3-D printing (presentation and demonstration by

Bioholistic) or just enjoy the beauty of K'gari Island.

Lectures Topics (subject to change)


Speakers - Dentist Stream (Saturday & Sunday Morning 8am-12.30pm)

  Emeritus Professor Laurence Walsh                   The Concept of the Universal Laser Cutter 

  Professor Roy George                                         Laser assisted debridement and disinfection in Endodontics

  Dr Mohammed Meer                                           Clinical Experience of CO2 in Oral Surgery

  Dr Victor Lagunov                                                Femto second Lasers in dentistry

  Dr Lan Tran                                                          Vital Pulp Therapy - teeth for another day!

  Dr David Cox + Peter Moser                               Navigating Laser Safety Requirements

  Dr Sachin Kulkarni/EmProf Laurie Walsh             Near infrared assisted Laser analgesia

  Dr Gregory Mahoney                                           The Consequences of Using Topical LA in Laser Dentistry

  Dr Rohan Wijey                                                    TMD Treatment for the 21st century using PBMT: A new paradigm

Speakers - OHT/Periodontal-related Stream (Saturday Morning 8am- 12.30pm)

Dr Chris Barker (Periodontist)                                Lasers in Periodontal Practice

Cheree Wheaton                                                    Untangling the Web: Assessing Tethered Oral Tissues and the Crucial Role of Orofacial                                                                                   Myofunctional Therapy in Frenectomy Pre and Post Care, with an Emphasis on                                                                                                 Osteopathic Guided Functional Frenectomy


 - pricing excludes GST, Early Bird Fee (book before 30th June 2023). AALD Members receive 10% off their registration for themselves as delegates (not extended to other guests)

                             Early Bird Fee (until 30/06/2023)       Full Fee (after 1/7/2023)               

Meeting Participants

Dentist/Clinician                                    $995                                $1250                                            

Oral Health Therapist/Oral Hygienist   $920                                $1150                                            

Dental Assistant/Other Staff                  $695                                $750                                              

Non-Meeting Participants                     $695                                $750                                            

Children (4-14)                                       $150                                $150                                            

All Participants of the Main Program have included in their packages Breakfast Saturday & Sunday, Dinner Friday and Saturday night, one of which is a seafood buffet, drinks during dinner, Bush Tucker Taste & Talk Friday night with "Sunset by Septodont" dinner, and Return boat transfers.

Meeting Participants are invited to attend all lectures with lunch included Saturday and Sunday as well as the Ultradent Amazing Race on Saturday (Teambuilding) or the option of a Hands-on Session Saturday afternoon


We have a discounted rates applied for accommodation, and these can be extended for 2 days either side of Conference. Hotel rooms and Villas are available - there may be some other options for larger families, but these need to be confirmed with the resort, so please let us know if you would like to explore these. Please advise us of your preferred option from those listed below. Prices only guaranteed until 31/1/2024. 


Run of House Resort Room                       1 Queen + 1 Single bed              $189/night

King Resort Room                                       1 King bed                                   $229/night

2 Bedroom Standard Villa                         1 Queen Bed + 2 single beds    $380/night   

For Cancellation Policy see below

Accommodation Options

Cancellation Policy
AALD will refund Conference fees within 21 days of conference.  However, accommodation fees are non-refundable within 30 days of conference as per Kingfisher Bay Resort Special Conference rates.

Please make sure you have Travel insurance.
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