“Northern Lights Conference” is an international dental symposium. It was arranged by┬áRichard Price and Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada, on June 19-20, 2017.

Nearly 50 people representing academic environments and manufacturers of dental materials from around the world participated.

Themes of the symposium were light curing of bonding systems, marginal leakage and the reliability of laboratory tests in predicting clinical outcome.

Scientist Frode Staxrud represented NIOM at the conference to discuss the reliability in testing of dental bonding systems.

The symposium resulted in the preparation of general guidelines for the use of dental bonding.