Network with colleagues from around the world at ADA’s annual meeting
Make lasting connections at ADA 2017 – America’s Dental Meeting® in Atlanta, Georgia, 19–23 October. The American Dental Association (ADA) annual meeting offers several social and professional networking opportunities, including the following events:
- Opening General Session: Embark on an exciting journey with other dental professionals. Dentists will step on stage to share their personal stories of how they became dental practitioners and how the profession has allowed them to make an impact on their practice, families and community. 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.
- 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.
- New Dentist Reception: A party for dentists out of school for less than 10 years to let loose at Atlanta’s newest restaurant, bar and arcade. Save the date: Friday, 20 October 9:00–20:30.
Participants at ADA 2017 are encouraged to advance their skills at one of the many hands-on continuing education courses offered. A variety of topics can be explored in depth during small and informal group Campfire Sessions or through special interest track offerings, such as dental sleep medicine, dental specialty series, and health and wellness.
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