Welcome Message from the Congress Chair

大会長 川又均

Chairman of the 3rd Congress of International
Society for Oral Care (ISOC)
Hitoshi Kawamata, DDS, PhD.

It is our great honor to host the 3rd Congress of International Society for Oral Care (ISOC) at Hitotsubashi Hall, Tokyo, Japan, on April 21, 2023. On behalf of the board members of the ISOC, we cordially invite you to participate in the Congress. The theme of the Congress is “Creation of the Collective Intelligence for Oral Care”. The Society will provide a platform to create the collective intelligence for oral care from healthcare professionals and people from all over the world. For example, how Wikipedia is the internet’s collective intelligence for a variety of topics.

The scientific program will offer the full scope of oral care, and management or treatment for oral diseases or dysfunctions. It will include up-to-date knowledge and the latest research through the participation of (outstanding) speakers. Dr Satoko Nachi, the President of (NPO MFCG) will present us with a special lecture titled, “Learning from the Medical Activities in Myanmar’s Countryside”. We will also have a symposium for “Oral health care system in each country (tentative title)” by speakers from several countries. The ISOC Congress 2023 in Tokyo will be an excellent opportunity for specialists working in the field of oral health care and related specialties, trainees, healthcare professionals in the field and industry partners to learn, update knowledge and experience personal networking.
 The Board Members and I welcome you and look forward to your active participation in the Congress by submitting your presentations for the oral and poster sessions. The special offer for the international internet-only participants is that the registration fee will be waived. If you are planning to submit your work and participate in the Congress through the internet, you can present your work or watch others’ work at through the web without paying the registration fee. After you register your information in the website, we will issue you and ID and Password to enter the Congress website. If you are planning to attend in person to Hitotsubashi Hall in Tokyo, the registration fee will apply.
We are excited to welcome all of you to join us in Tokyo or WEB, and look forward to seeing you at the 3rd ISOC Congress 2023.