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

News & Media — 2016 Media Release Archive

The Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) is the peak business organisation representing suppliers of products and services to dental professionals. Recognised by stakeholders across government and industry as an authoritative source of policy advice and market intelligence, ADIA is trusted to provide commentary on matters affecting the dental industry.

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5 December 2016

ADIA Funds New Annual Dental Research Grant
A new research grant that will help the dental industry empower oral health professionals to advance the health and well-being of all Australians has been created by ADIA with a $67,000 donation. [Read More]

2 December 2016

ADX Sydney Cements Premier Event Status With National Accolade
The status of the ADX Sydney dental exhibition as the nation's premier dental event was cemented with recognition in this year's events sector awards presented by the Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA). [Read More]

15 November 2016

Recognition For Driver Of Red Tape Reduction
The Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA), the peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of quality dental products, is pleased to announce the presentation of the ADIA President’s Service Award to Mr Trevor Martin of Gunz Dental. [Read More]

8 November 2016

ADIA's New Strategic Plan Focuses On Growing The Market
The new ADIA Strategic Plan contains a vision for an industry that empowers oral health professionals to advance the health and well-being of all Australians. [Read More]

7 November 2016

ADIA’s New President To Focus On Building A Sustainable Industry
At its annual general meeting on 4 November 2016, the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) elected Mr Phil Jolly of Ivoclar Vivadent as national president for a two-year term. [Read More]

19 October 2016

50,000 Strong Dental Community Masses Online
With more than 50,000 people liking the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) page on Facebook, it's clear there is widespread interest in the dental industry's role empowering oral health professionals to advance the health and well-being of all Australians. [Read More]

15 September 2016

Medical Device Reforms A Huge Win For The Dental Industry
The peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products, the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA), has welcomed and strongly endorsed the Australian Government's response to the review of medicines and medical device regulation. [Read More]

14 September 2016

ADIA State Branches Elect New Leadership
The peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products, the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA), has an impressive new line-up of state-branch leadership following local elections. [Read More]

8 August 2016

New Home For Dental Industry's Peak Body

The peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products, the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) has purchased new and substantially larger office space in Sydney. [Read More]

18 July 2016 ADIA Welcomes Health Minister’s Reappointment

The reappointment of the Hon. Sussan Ley MP as Minister for Health has been welcomed by the peak business organisation representing dental product manufacturers and suppliers, the Australian Dental Industry Association [Read More]

11 July 2016 ADIA Tells Re-elected Turnbull Government To Cut Red Tape

Dental product manufacturers and suppliers across the nation are looking to the re-elected Turnbull Government to continue progress in cutting the red-tape faced by business. [Read More]

14 June 2016 2016 ADIA Victorian Dental Show Kicks Off This Week

More than one thousand dental professionals will this week converge on the Melbourne Convention Centre to look at the latest dental products on display at the 2016 ADIA Victorian Dental Show. [Read More]

8 June 2016
ADX18 Sydney Is What Global Exhibitions Day Is All About

As businesses around the world mark Global Exhibitions Day on 8 June 2016, Australia’s dental community has been energised by the news that the nation’s premier dental event, ADX18 Sydney, will take place at the new International Convention Centre Sydney. [Read More]

6 June 2016 2016 ADIA Victorian Dental Show Momentum Builds

With less than two weeks until the 2016 ADIA Victorian Dental Show excitement is building for the state’s largest regularly scheduled dental trade show. [Read More]

1 June 2016

Dental Industry’s Global Body Gets Aussie Leadership
The global body representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products, the association of International Dental Manufacturers (IDM) has elected Mr Phil Jolly of Australia as President Elect. [Read More]

11 May 2016

New Reporting Requirements For Dental Laboratory Products
Greater regulatory accountability for dental laboratory products is the outcome of revised mandatory reporting standards for manufacturers and importers introduced by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) and welcomed by the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) [Read More]

5 May 2016

Company Tax Cut Deserves Bipartisan Support
Changes to company tax rates for small and medium-sized enterprises set out in this week’s budget deserve bipartisan support according to the Australian Dental Industry Association. [Read More]

3 May 2016

SMEs In Dental Industry Get Budget Boost
In a pre-election budget that needed to provide an incentive to allow small businesses to create jobs, yet retain an eye on long-term deficit reduction, small businesses were the winner. [Read More]

3 May 2016

Research Grant Provides Hope For Periodontal Disease Treatment
The 2015 ADIA Research Award has gone to Dr Cédryck Vaquette from the University of Queensland and will be used to support research into the controlled manufacturing of fibre-guiding scaffold for promoting functional periodontal ligament attachment. [Read More]

27 April 2016

TGA's Red-Tape Reduction Effort Increases Compliance Costs
A Deloitte Access Economics report has determined that an attempt at reducing the red-tape burden on businesses in the dental industry has failed and resulted in an increase in regulatory compliance costs. [Read More]

21 March 2016

ADX16 Sydney opens and closes with record numbers
The ADX16 Sydney dental exhibition reaffirmed its status as Australia’s premier dental event with opening and closing day visitor numbers exceeding those set when it was last held two years ago. [Read More]

20 March 2016

WOHD Day spreads healthy mouth message with first mobile game
The FDI World Dental Federation and the world’s dental community celebrates World Oral Health Day on 20 March 2016 with the launch of their first-ever mobile game. [Read More]

17 March 2016 ADX16 Sydney Exhibition To Break Attendance Records
Australia’s largest healthcare trade show, the ADX16 Sydney dental exhibition, is set to break all attendance records with the number of pre-event registrations reaching all-time highs. [Read More]
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8 March 2016 ADIA Board Strengthened By Manufacturing Experience
Australia’s peak business organisation representing dental product manufacturers and suppliers, the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA), has appointed Ms Samantha Cheetham of SDI Limited to its Board. [Read More]
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2 March 2016

ADX16 Sydney brings the dental profession together
With more than a dozen organisations from the dental community participating in ADX16 Sydney, an event on-track to attract a record crowd, the nation’s largest healthcare trade show has cemented its reputation as Australia’s premier dental event. [Read More]

14 February 2016

Dental industry welcomes ministerial reappointments
The reappointment of Ministers Ley, Nash and Wyatt have been welcomed by the peak business organisation representing suppliers of products and services to dental professionals. [Read More]

9 February 2016

GST Review must be on the tax reform agenda
peak business organisation representing dental product manufacturers and suppliers is calling on the Australian Government to include the review of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) within its review of tax arrangements. [Read More]

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