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STRUKTUR, a quality management system
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STRUKTUR, a quality management system

In 2015, the Swedish Dental Technician Association created a web-based tool for a quality management system for their company members. Today, this system also has environmental management and GDPR. A quality management system consists of processes and routines developed by a company. These are documented and various tools are created to support this work. This...

#COVID-19
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#COVID-19

FEPPD, the European Federation for Dental Lab Owners and Independent Dental Technicians, is fully aware of the risks brought about by the CONVID-19 pandemic especially in relation to the exercise of its member’s day to day dealing with dental impressions and other dental devices. Although it is expected that cross-infection procedures were already in place...

#COVID-19 / MDR postponement – UPDATE
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#COVID-19 / MDR postponement – UPDATE

IMPORTANT UPDATE The Commission had adopted the proposal to postpone the MDR on 3 April and it was subsequently supported by the European Parliament on 17 April. Finally, the Council voted yesterday to adopt the proposal. The amendment to the Medical Devices Regulation 2017/745 postponing the date of application by one year was published in...

COVID-19 / Flash Survey
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COVID-19 / Flash Survey

The Coronavirus epidemic is having a major impact on the country’s economic activity. In order to have a precise and enlightened vision of the consequences of this crisis on companies, FEPPD has set up a flash survey among the professional organisations of the different countries. The answers provided will enable us to provide the best...

FEPPD in Slovenia
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FEPPD in Slovenia

On January 31 and February 1, 2020, the Association of Laboratory Dental Prosthetics of Slovenia conducted the 4th Biennial Vocational Training Seminar with International Participation LABORATORY PROSTHETICS 2020. This was the largest event for the professional public in the field of laboratory dental prosthetics on Slovenian soil. This year was especially glorious, since in 2020...

FEPPD participate at the « Odontotecnico Europeo » meeting in Bari
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FEPPD participate at the « Odontotecnico Europeo » meeting in Bari

The « Fiera del Levante » of Bari hosted on September 20, the day after the Craft Day, the first edition of an event dedicated to dental technicians, an appointment that will become regular in the calendar of initiatives in the sector. A series of conferences and presentations on the theme: « European Dental Technician: the laboratory of...

European Dental Technicians Day 2020 – UPDATE Covid-19
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European Dental Technicians Day 2020 – UPDATE Covid-19

UPDATE – APRIL 2020 European Dental Technicians Day 2020 As the situation of confinement is still present in many countries and for an indefinite period of time, the barrier measures that will be put in place following this period will force us to change the way in which the European Dental Technicians Day is held....

AGM 2019 : Election of the President and the new Board
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AGM 2019 : Election of the President and the new Board

At the FEPPD AGM 2019, Mr Laurent Munerot (France) was elected President of the European organisation, and the Board was also elected : – Mr Antonio Ziliotti (Italy) Vice-President, – Mr Pierre Zammit (Malta) Secretary General, – Mr Gilbert Weis (Luxembourg) Treasurer, – Ms Vesna Krizmanić (Croatia) and Mr Patrik Jonson (Sweden) Board Members. The...

Board Meeting in Paris: June 2018
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Board Meeting in Paris: June 2018

On the 15th and 16th of June 2018, the FEPPD board organized its most recent board meeting in Paris. This meeting provided an opportunity to review the two events organized by the FEPPD: The Symposium which took place in Brussels last April and the 1st European Dental Technicians Day which was held throughout Europe on...

AGM 2018 in Brussels
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AGM 2018 in Brussels

The General Assembly of the FEPPD 2018 was held in Brussels on 27 and 28 April, all the member countries of the FEPPD were present to debate current issues.