This section features information about society activities and relevant news and updates. It also presents reports on past events and a list of future meetings.
Upcoming Event
24th Malaysian Association of Orthodontists International Scientific Conference & Trade Exhibition (24th MAOISCTE)
Venue :Parkroyal Hotel, Penang, Malaysia
Dates :21st-23rd April 2018
Theme :Digital Orthodontics- “Where are We Headed?”
Guest speakers :Professor Park Young Guk , Dr Lars Christensen and others
One Day Post-Conference: “The Patient Journey” by Dr Lars Christensen (UK) on the 24th April 2018
Registration :Open now (please download forms below)
Eligibility:   1. The main conference is open to ALL Dental Practitioners & Dental Specialists
                    2. The post-conference is strictly for Orthodontists and Orthodontic residents ONLY.

CPD: A Weekend with Prof. OP Kharbanda
Dear members of the MAO,
We would like to announce that the MAO will be having a CPD weekend with Prof. OP Kharbanda from India. We would like to cordially invite all members to this event to support the MAO and the profession.
We will also be having and Extraordinary General Meeting (EOGM) on the 15th October 2017.
Details of the event are as follows:
Venue: Park Royal Hotel, KL
Dates: 14th & 15th October,2017.
CPD points: to be confirmed.

Masterclass in Orthodontics- “Surgery First & Exploring The Soft Tissue Envelope”
Specially brought to you by Yonsei University Team, South Korea
Guest Speaker: Prof. Kee-joon Lee
23rd Malaysian Association of Orthodontists International Scientific Conference  & Trade Exhibition
Dates: 22nd-24th April 2017
Venue: Kuala Lumpur

SOFT TISSUE PARADIGM & Four – dimensional Treatment
Course I: Jun 22(Thu) – 27(Tue), 2017 (6 days)
Lecture/Hands-on course/Case review
Course II: Jun 19(Mon) – 27(Tue), 2017 (9 days)
Course I + Clinic observation (Max. 12 persons)
Venue: Yonsei University Dental Hospital, 7F Auditorium 50-1 yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, 03722, Korea


26th & 27th November 2016.

Control of single tooth, total arch soft tissues using TADs.
Course Conductor: Professor Lee Kee- Joon (Yonsei University, Korea)
Venue: Renaissance Hotel, KL


12th & 13th December 2015

Accelerated Orthodontic Tooth Movement- “Fast NOT Furious”
Course Conductor: Professor Park Young Guk
Venue: Novotel Hotel Kuala Lumpur
For all queries, please refer to Mr Kee Hee Hup of XL Dental Supply Sdn Bhd.

27 Sep – 30 Sep

8th International Orthodontic Congress & 5th Meeting of the World Federation of Orthodontists
ExCeL London, London, England
Web Site:

17 Sep – 19 May

CAO Annual Session
Fairmont Empress Hotel
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Web Site:

15 May – 19 May

AAO Annual Session
Moscone Center
San Francisco, California, USA


4 Sep – 6 Sep

Canadian Association of Orthodontists Annual Session
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Web Site:

5 Jul – 8 Jul

9th Asian Pacific Orthodontic Congress

18 Jun – 21 Jun

European Orthodontic Society Annual Session
Warsaw, Poland

25 Apr – 29 Apr

AAO Annual Session
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA


19 Sep – 21 Sep

Canadian Association of Orthodontists Annual Session
Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
Banff, Alberta, Canada
Web Site:

26 Jun – 30 Jun

European Orthodontic Society Annual Session
Reykjavik, Iceland

3 May – 7 May

AAO Annual Session
Pennsylvania Convention Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


29 Nov – 2 Dec

Asian Pacific Orthodontic Society 8th Asian Pacific Orthodontic Conference & 47th Indian Orthodontic Conference
Ashok Hotel, New Delhi, India
Web Site:

18 Nov – 19 Nov

Orthodontic Society of Ireland
Art Meets Science, featuring Prof. Kevin O’Brien and Dr. Jonathan Sandler
Hayfield Manor Hotel
Cork, Ireland
Web Site:

1 Nov – 3 Nov

45th Annual Scientific Congress Korean Association of Orthodontists and 4th Joint Symposium of KAO and JOS
Trade Center COEX, Samseong 1-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Korea
Web Site:

24 Oct – 26 Oct

Iranian Association of Orthodontists Tenth International Congress
Changing the Face of Orthodontics
(Challenging the Changes)
Tehran, Iran
Web Site:

18 Oct

One Day Lecture Course by Dr John B Smith
Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur (Pearl Room)

10 Oct – 13 Oct

Societa Italiana di Ortodonzia 24th SIDO International Congress
“New and Old Myths in Orthodontic Philosophies”
Fortezza da Basso, Florence
Web Site:

23 Sep – 25 Sep

British Orthodontic Society British Orthodontic Conference
Bournemouth International Centre Bournemouth, Dorset, England
Web Site:

6 Sep – 8 Sep

Canadian Association of Orthodontists Annual Session
Fairmont Chateau Laurier Hotel Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Web Site:

Malaysian Association of Orthodontists

Secretariat Address:

Malaysian Association of Orthodontists,
21-3A, Tingkat 2, Blok L, Jalan PJU 1/3C,
SunwayMas Commercial Centre,
47301, Petaling Jaya,
Selangor DE


Copyright © 2016 Malaysian Association Orthodontists

Follow Us