idm, the voice of the Dental Manufacturing Industry to all
constituencies on matters of global concern.
To coordinate the joint international interests and benefits of the regional member industry association; to represent their interests before goverments and professional dental organizations, including international dental organizations such as the FDI World Dental Federation, its working groups and corporate partners. The international Standards Organization ISO/TC 106, and other international medical device regulator forums.
To recognize, coordinate and work with international dental exhibition organizers with the aim to maximize the efficiency and viability of exhibitions for both attendees and exihibitors.
To develop regular communication and exchange of information witin the member associations, dental manufactoring industry and distribiution industry. Work with FDI on AWDC, Anual World Dental Congress, through regular FDI – idm Executives meetings.
To advice member associations regarding contemplated and actual regulatory changes in any part of the world an to provide a vehicle for coordinated response when appropriate.
To challenge member associations for more communication between idm members, mor active involvement, communications response.
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