Under the patronage of Assistant Professor Dr. Dara O. Meran, the President of Hawler Medical University, the College of Dentistry of Hawler Medical University held the First Annual Erbil Dental Forum on 30 March 2017 at the Dedeman Hotel in Erbil. During his speech at the forum, the University President thanked the event organizers and highlighted the importance of holding this forum and its topics. He emphasized the importance of developing the dentistry study curriculum in Kurdistan region and highlighted the important work and support of Hawler Medical University in this regard. The forum included 2 panels. The first panel was about the curriculum development in the colleges of dentistry, while the second panel was about implant dentistry: a multidisciplinary approach. With the participation of the deans of several dentistry colleges in Kurdistan and Iraq and many faculty members, the panels involved important discussions and exchange of views and experience aimed at developing the dentistry education in the region. During the event, appreciation awards were given to pioneers of dentistry education in Kurdistan region. The forum was sponsored by ShinyDent with a grant of USD500.