Moderation Team

Prof. Dr. med. Dr. med. dent. Nils-Claudius Gellrich

Director of the department for oral and maxillofacial surgery at the Medical University Hannover (MH), Scientific Director of the Pluradent Symposium 2018
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Since 2004 university professor and clinical director of the department for oral and maxillofacial surgery at the Medical University Hannover (MH) • 1991-1992 PhD Dr. med. and PhD Dr. med. dent. • Research focus: Complex facial reconstruction, tissue replacement and regeneration, tissue engineering, computer-assisted planning and surgery, patient-specific and functionalized implants, neuroprotection and regeneration

Miriam Lange

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2001 TV-traineeship at RTL Hessen, Frankfurt • Since 2001 editor, reporter and presenter for various editorial offices at RTL in Cologne • Until 2007 weather moderator for RTL and the news channel n-tv • Currently presenter of the "RTL-Frühnews" at 6.00 am and the "RTL2 News" at 8.00 pm • On-reporter for RTL and the TV group • Since 2013 moderation of "Good Morning Germany" at RTL • Moderator for "Explosive - Das Magazin"


Sven Gábor Jánszky

Futurologist and Trend Researcher
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Futurologist and CEO Trend Institute 2b AHEAD ThinkTank • The studies and trend analyses of his institute regarding the living, working and consumer worlds of the future as well as his strategy recommendations on business models of the future form the basis for future strategies of many companies • Voice of the lateral thinkers and disruptive innovators in the German business • Tutor international master's program "Leadership" at the International Charles University and the University of Leipzig • Chairman of the board of directors 2b AHEAD ThinkTank AG in St. Gallen • Board member International Charles University • Member of the board Management Circle AG • President "Rulebreaker-Society" • Consultant for board members and entrepreneurs in strategy processes • Leads innovation processes to product development and business models of the future • Interview expert in Germany's important economic media for innovations and trends • Keynote speaker at strategic meetings and congresses

Dr. Peter Bongard

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1988-1993 Study of dentistry, Westphalian Wilhelm University of Münster • 1995 PhD, Westphalian Wilhelm University of Münster of Münster • 1993-1995 Assistance dentist, joint practice Drs. Klotz/Zückler, Duisburg • 1995-1999 Dentist, partner of the joint practice Klotz/ Zückler/Bongard, Duisburg; Focus on periodontics; Specialist and speaker for laser dentistry • Dentist in Moers since 1999, until 2014 practice Dr. Bongard & S. Möllenbruck, from 2014 Medical Care Centre "Zahn+Zentrum Moers GmbH", owner and medical director: Dr. Peter Bongard and Dr. stom. (YU) Klaus Jülichmann • 1994-2000 Specialist and speaker for laser dentistry • Since 1999 national and international speaker • 2000-2002 certified implantologist • Since 2000 certification and user of orthodontic treatment • 2000-2004 Specialization in prosthetics according to Prof. Gutowski • 2001-2004 member the study group Prof. Mick Drago, USA • Since 2004 Chairman Moerser Dentist Circle • 2005 Certification and appointment as specialist of implantology • 2006-2009 Part-time activity in the fields of implantology and periodontics in Bournemouth, England • Since 2006 Publication of various specialist articles nationally and internationally • Since 2006 Planning and deficiency expert KZV NZRRD in the field of dental prosthetics • 2009 Patent grant for a single-piece hybrid implant • 2009 Editorial adviser PIP magazine "Practical Implantology and Implantation Prosthodontics" • Since 2010 Private and court expert • 2013-2014 Study stays • 2014 Scientific advisory board "Alliance Healthy Implant" • 2017 Certified expert of the DGOI, German Society of Oral Implantology and the ICOI, International Congress of Oral Implantologists

Vincent Fehmer

Master Dental Technician, Clinic for fixed Prosthetics and Bio Materials, University Geneva
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Dental technician at the Clinic for Prosthetics and Biomaterials (Centre for Dental Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland) • 1998-2002 Dental technician education in Stuttgart • 2002-2003 Trainee in dental oral design laboratories in the UK and the USA • 2003-2009 Dental Manufaktur Mehrhof in Berlin • 2009 Graduate as master dental technician • 2009-2014 Chief dental technician at the Clinic for Prosthetics and Dental Materials in Zurich, Switzerland • Since 2015 Clinic for Prosthetics and Biomaterials at the University of Geneva • Since 2015 own laboratory in Lausanne, Switzerland • Fellow of the international team for implantology (ITI) • Member of the Oral Design Group, the European Association of Dental Technology (EADT) and the German Association for Aesthetic Dentistry (DGÄZ) • National and international speaker • Several awards such as the award for the best master program of the year • Published numerous articles in the field of fixed prosthetics and digital dental technology

Prof. Dr. Daniel Edelhoff

Director Polyclinic for Dental Prosthetics, University Munich
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1979-1982 Dental technician education • 1986-1991 Study of dentistry, Aachen • 1992 Dentistry degree • 1993 Research assistant, department of dentistry, University hospital RWTH Aachen • 1994 Phd Dr. med. dent. • 1998 Senior research award DGZPW • 1999-2001 DFG research stay at the Dental Clinical Research Centre of the Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, Oregon, USA • 2002 Senior physician, department of dental prosthodontics, University Hospital RWTH Aachen • 2003 Author scientific statement of the German Association of Dental, Oral and Maxillofacial Dentistry (DGZMK) regarding the "Reconstruction of endodontically treated teeth" • 2003 Habilitation (Venia Legendi) • 2006 W2 professor for prosthetics and material science at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich • 2006 -2009 Board member German Society of Implantology • 2009 Associate member American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (AAED) • 2010 Award "Best Lecture" at the annual conference of the Association Dental Technology • 2011, 2012 and 2013 "Best Tutor" Award, Bavarian Dentist Association • 2012 Member International College of Dentists (ICD) • Scientific Director, 8th World Congress of the International Federation of Esthetic Dentistry (IFED) 2013 in Munich • Since 2014 Director, Department of Prosthodontics, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, active member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED) and associate editor of the international multidisciplinary scientific journal Clinical Oral Investigations • Since 2016, president of the Dental Technology Association (ADT)

Christian Gansch

Conductor, Music Producer
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1981-1990 Manager at the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra • Move into the music industry, production of 190 CDs, with artists such as Claudio Abbado, Pierre Boulez, Lang Lang and Anna Netrebko and orchestras like the Berliner Philharmonic Orchestra and the Metropolitan Opera New York • His book "From solo to symphony - What companies can learn from orchestras" initiated the trend of the orchestral-company-transfer in the German-speaking countries • In addition to many international awards, he won four Grammy awards • National and international speaker

Dr. Jörg Mudrak

Dentist/Oral Surgeon
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1983-1987 Apprenticeship as dental technician incl. apprenticeship diploma • 1987-1988 Apprenticeship as dental ceramist in Oetwil/Limmat, Switzerland • 1988-1989 Studies of dental, oral and maxillo-facial surgery, University Berlin • 1989-1989 Studies of dental, oral and maxillo-facial surgery, Bav. J.-M. University Würzburg • 1989-1993 Studies of dental, oral and maxillo-facial surgery JLU, Giessen • 1993 State examination • 1994-1997 Continuing education as oral surgeon, Dr. med. G. Heieis, Fulda • 1997 Recognition of the regional designation as dentist/oral surgery • 1997 Oral Surgeon, focussed on the Association of Dentists, Hessen: Implantology • Since 2006 Clinical consultant for INSTRUMENTARIUM DENTAL / SOREDEX (PaloDExGroup) KaVoKerr (DANAHER Group), in the field of digital volume tomography • 2008 -2010 Traineeship as radiology assistant, department of radiology, PD Dr. med. D. Schulze, University Freiburg • 2010 DVT Imaging, R&D, clinical research, studies • 2012 Dissertation: "Development of a patient motion simulating device to induce and evaluate reproductive motion artefacts in CBCT imaging", University of Freiburg • Member of BDO, DGZMK, EADMFR , IADMFR, AKFOS (working group for forensic odontology) • Member of the IDKO (Identity Commission of the BKA, Federal criminal police office, Wiesbaden)

Dr. Cramer von Clausbruch

Marketing Director CA/CAM Equipment, Ivoclar Digital Competence Centre, Pforzheim
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After studying materials sciences at the Saarland University in Saarbrücken, Dr. Sascha Cramer von Clausbruch started his career in the dental industry in 2006 • He used to work as head of of several research & development departments and focussed intensively on the development of prosthetic materials and laboratory equipment as well as on the development of CAD/CAM systems for dental technology • 2000 Ph.D., Institute for glass ceramic binders at the Technical University of Clausthal with the topic lithium disilicate glass ceramic • Since 2015 Marketing Director for the CAD/CAM equipment portfolio (hardware and software) at the Ivoclar Vivadent AG, Liechtenstein