22nd IOS PG Students’ Convention
D Y Patil Deemed to be University School of Dentistry proudly hosted the 22nd IOS PG Students’ Convention, 2018 from the 15th to the 18th of February, 2018.
The Convention kick-started with grand inaugural ceremony, in the most beautiful ambience of D Y Patil Stadium, in which the prominent personalities were felicitated, which included Dr. Dibyendu Mazumder, DCI President who was the Chief Guest of the ceremony. Hon’ Dr. Vijay Patil,President of D Y Patil Group,was the Chief Patron and the Guest of Honor was Mrs. Shivani Vijay Patil.
The IOS Office Bearers Dr Shailesh Deshmukh, President IOS and Dr C Deepak, Hon. Secretary IOS, Dr Pradeep Jain, President Elect IOS and the entire executive team were the torch bearers.
The convention was headed by Dr. Vivek P Soni as Organizing Chairman, Dr. Nitin Gadhiya asOrganizing Secretary, Dr. Sandeep Sharma as Scientific Convener andDr. Sameer Narkhede as Treasurer and the entire staff and Post Graduate Students of the Department of Orthodontics.
Inauguration ceremony was followed by a Gala Pool side Inaugural Dinner that was hosted in the 6th best stadium in the world – D Y Patil Stadium.
Humanism is the new world revolution with an agenda that demands we seek internally to our own knowledge and experiences to redefine the world.
With this idea very much in sight, this convention brought together some of the most distinguished experts in the field of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics from all over India and also few from International platform to share their experiences, knowledge and research on all the relevant aspects of Orthodonticsalong with super packed interactive Pre-Convention coursesto an audience filled with young, curious orthodontic minds.
It was a four day splendor of entertaining cultural activities along with performances from Comedy Central stand-up comedian Gaurav Kapoor and ace mimicry artist Dr Sumedh Shinde, extensive sports events conducted at the DYPatil Sports Stadium and trade exhibitions that were stacked with all the latest clinical materials and armamentarium. Also to mention about the once in lifetime grand opportunity to play “Cricket Match” between IOS Executive members vs Organising Committee, which was played in the flood lights of the stadium.
The entire organising Committee and crew was really thankful to Hon’ Dr. Vijay Patil, President D Y Patil Group for all the support and facilities extendedto host this convention and making what we could only dream of, come true before our very own eyes.