Best Dental Conferences 2020

Discover the best dental conferences happening in the United States in 2020.

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Rocky Mountain Dental Convention

The Metro Denver Dental Society (MDDS) will proudly present the 112th Rocky Mountain Dental Convention (RMDC) on January 23 – 25, 2020 at the Colorado Convention Center in beautiful downtown Denver. Earn 18 hours of continuing education from nationally-recognized speakers like Dr. Newton Fahl, Dr. Jeff Brucia, Dr. David Clark, Prof. Karen Baker, Dr. Seena Patel, Dr. Bobbi Birdi and more.

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Date & LocationJanuary 23-25, 2020. Denver, Colorado.

Yankee Dental Congress

Yankee Dental Congress is New England’s largest meeting for professionals seeking the highest quality dental continuing education, as well as dental products, services, and resources. With 26,000 dental professionals in attendance encompassing all member of the dental team, Yankee Dental Congress is the fifth largest dental meeting in the country.

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Date & LocationJanuary 30 - February 1, 2020. Boston, Massachusetts.

AAOSH Hot Topics

Get the Latest in Oral Systemics at this FREE Event! Whether you’re new to oral-systemics or a long-time AAOSH member, you’ll enjoy the Hot Topics in Oral Systemics seminar. This free event features high-interest buzz-worthy information on the latest research, advancements, and takeaways—given in short, easy-to-digest segments. After this event, join us for free drinks and hors d’oeuvres while networking with other medical and dental professionals and AAOSH board members at AAOSH’s Chicago Reception.

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Date & LocationFebruary 20, 2020. Chicago, Illinois.

Chicago Dental Society 155th Midwinter Meeting

The Midwinter Meeting is among the top three dental meetings in the U.S. and one of the top 20 conventions in Chicago. Each year, more than 600 exhibiting companies participate in the meeting, creating one of the largest exhibits of dental products and manufacturers in North America. The theme for the 2020 Midwinter Meeting is KALEIDOSCOPE VIEW 2020.

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Date & LocationFebruary 20-22, 2020. Chicago, Illinois.

The Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting

The Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting is an annual tradition, providing dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants, laboratory technicians and dental office staff with the latest and most comprehensive continuing education in dentistry today. Our meeting is known for its Southern Hospitality, extraordinary educational programs, impressive roster of speakers, unsurpassed social events and all-inclusive technical exhibition.

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Date & LocationMarch 19-21, 2020. Atlanta, Georgia.

AACD Conference

The 36th Annual American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Scientific Session: Sharing the Vision — Shaping the Future. This conference will feature 25+ lectures, 30+ hands-on workshops, 50+ speakers from educators like Dr. John C. Kois and Dr. Inaki Gamorena.

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Date & LocationApril 22-25, 2020. Orlando, Florida.

Star of the North Dental Meeting

Navigate North! Brought to you by the Minnesota Dental Association, the 2020 Star of the North Meeting is the Upper Midwest’s premier dental conference. With networking opportunities, the latest technology and services, and CE tracks customized to meet your needs, this meeting has it all! The Star of the North Meeting is open to dentists, dental residents, dental students, dental therapists, dental assistants, dental hygienists, dental office staff, lab technicians, and guests of dentists.

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Date & LocationApril 23-25, 2020. St. Paul, Minnesota.

AAO Annual Session

About AAO: Founded in 1900, the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) is the world’s oldest and largest dental specialty organization. It represents nearly 19,000 orthodontist members throughout the United States, Canada and abroad. The Association encourages and sponsors key research to enable its members to provide the highest quality of care to patients, and is committed to educating the public about the need for, and benefits of, orthodontic treatment.

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Date & LocationMay 1-4, 2020. Atlanta, Georgia.

New Orleans Dental Conference

At this 3-day conference, we focus on providing attendees with a value for their continuing education dollar. Reduced registration fees and nominal charges for continuing education sessions allow attendees the ability to customize their goals based on time available and budgets. For dentists and team members seeking an economical source of continuing dental education, this is your meeting. For those seeking information and training from the industry’s premier speakers on “hot” topics, that’s available too.

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Date & LocationMay 7-9, 2020. New Orleans, Louisiana.

The Texas Dental Association (TDA) 150th Annual Session

The Texas Dental Association (TDA) 150th Annual Session is organized by Texas Dental Association (TDA) and would be held during May 07 - 09, 2020 at Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas, United States Of America. The target audience for this medical event for Dentists.

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Date & LocationMay 7-9, 2020. San Antonio, Texas.

ADHA Annual Conference

The largest, most comprehensive and cost-effective event for dental hygienists in the U.S. ADHA’s Annual Conference is the only conference entirely focused on dental hygienists, by dental hygienists. Over 3 days, this exhilarating event hosts a rich program of industry-leading keynotes and speakers, heads-on sessions and workshops and fun presentations exploring the most topical subjects shaping the future of dental hygiene.

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Date & LocationJune 12-14, 2020. New Orleans, Louisiana.

ADA FDC 2020

The American Dental Association (ADA) exists to power the profession of dentistry and to assist our members in advancing the overall oral health of their patients. Together with our 163,000+ members, we’ve been driving dentistry forward for 160 years.

Join us in the Sunshine State for the ADA FDC Annual Meeting October 15-18, 2020 in Orlando, as two great meetings join together as one. This joint meeting of the American Dental Association and Florida Dental Association will bring you unparalleled education, unlimited networking opportunities, and curated experiences that help you achieve your goals.

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Date & LocationOctober 15-18, 2020. Orlando, Florida.

Here's a side-by-side look at the best dental conferences in 2020.

Conference NameConference DatesLocation
Rocky Mountain Dental ConventionJanuary 23-25, 2020Denver, Colorado
Yankee Dental CongressJanuary 30-February 1, 2020Boston, Massachusetts
AAOSH Hot TopicsFebruary 20, 2020Chicago, Illinois
Chicago Dental Society 155th Midwinter MeetingFebruary 20-22, 2020Chicago, Illinois
The Thomas P. Hinman Dental MeetingMarch 19-21, 2020Atlanta, Georgia
AACD ConferenceApril 22-25, 2020Orlando, Florida
Star of the North Dental MeetingApril 23-25, 2020St. Paul, Minnesota
AAO Annual SessionMay 1-4, 2020Atlanta, Georgia
New Orleans Dental ConferenceMay 7-9, 2020New Orleans, Louisiana
The Texas Dental Association (TDA) 150th Annual SessionMay 7-9, 2020San Antonio, Texas
ADHA Annual ConferenceJune 12-14, 2020New Orleans, Louisiana
American Dental Association (ADA) Annual Meeting 2020October 15-18, 2020Orlando, Florida

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