Two more weeks to go until ADA’s annual meeting, find out what’s in store

04 October 2017 FDI Member

Establish an international network at ADA 2017 – America’s Dental Meeting®, which will take place in Atlanta, Georgia, 19-23 October 2017. The American Dental Association (ADA) annual meeting will feature more than 300 CE courses, 450 exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall, a variety of special events, networking opportunities, and the annual House of Delegates meeting.

Here are some of the events offered to help you network with dentists from across the world and make lasting connections:

  • Opening General Session: Oral health professionals will take the stage to share their personal stories about how being a dentist has made an impact on their practice, family and community. Also in the programme, the ADA Humanitarian and Distinguished Service award recipients will be recognized for their service to the profession. Save the date: Thursday, 19 October 8:00-9:00.
  • ADA 2017 Block Party: The ADA is closing down an entire block in downtown Atlanta to host a private party exclusively for participants. Kick-off the ADA annual meeting with food, drinks and colleagues from across the globe. Save the date: Thursday, 19 October 8:00-21:00.
  • Hall Happy Hour. An opportunity to enjoy a drink and mingle with nearly 450 exhibiting companies in a relaxed setting. Hall Happy Hour attendees get first access to grab seats to hear former NFL player Peyton Manning speak. Save the date: Friday, 20 October 16:00-17:00.
  • Distinguished Speaker Series: Legendary NFL champion quarterback Peyton Manning will speak as the ADA 2017 Distinguished Speaker. Save the date: Friday, 20 October 17:30-18:30.
  • ADA at the Movies. An exclusive screening of the award-winning film Tommy’s Honour produced by ADA member Dr Jim Kreutzer.  Save the date: Friday, 20 October 18:45.

Participants at ADA 2017 are also encouraged to download the ADA 2017 Mobile App to help them build a personal schedule, verify their CE, message with other attendees, receive the most updated information, search speakers, download handouts, navigate the Exhibit Hall, and more.

Upcoming ADA annual meetings

Save the date for ADA 2018 in Honolulu, Hawaii, 18-22 October 2018 and ADA 2019 in San Francisco, California, 5-9 September 2019.

Register for ADA 2017 and find more information