In-Hall Events

A Reimagined Experience

Featured Events

Say Cheese

Get a professional headshot

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Confetti & Cocktails

Celebrate with colleagues and
enjoy great food and drinks

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New Dentist/Early Career Dentist Event

A program for those in
their first 10 years

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Poster Session

Meet current students and
see their current work

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Closing Reception

Join us in closing out a great event

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Games & Prizes

Don’t miss out on games
and prizes

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An expanded in-hall professional advancement program

We have assembled top speakers in their fields, an industry Tech Center, networking events, and a vibrant and interactive exhibit hall with the latest products and services.

New Dentist / Early Career Dentist Event

This is a registered event. Be sure to sign up during your registration.
FEE: $60 | CODE: F3ND
4 CEUs | Audience: D

A Program for Professionals in their First 10 Years

Share your journey with others that have similar experiences and join us for a morning geared specifically to what new dentists are experiencing today.

Friday, May 13, 2022

8:30 am–9:00 am | Coffee

9:00 am–11:00 am | How to NOT Get Taken Advantage of as a Young Dentist—Is Everyone Smiling But You?
Dr. David R. Rice, Founder/Chief igniteDDS

11:00 am–11:30 am | Break

11:30 am–12:30 pm | Things I Wish They Told Us as New Dentists
Dr. Christina Blacher

12:30 pm–1:15pm Panel Discussion / Q&A
Dr. Eric S. Studley. Eric S. Studley & Associates, Inc.
(Insurance Planning)
Dr. Jared Percyz, Southington’s General and Family Dentistry Practice
(Private Practice)
Dr. David R. Rice, Founder/Chief igniteDDS
(Empowering New Dentists)

Committee members will be in the CSDA Member Center to lend support and guide you as you navigate the early stages of your career!

Dental Student Research Poster Session

The Connecticut State Dental Association in collaboration with the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine proudly presents the annual Dental Student Research Poster Session. These student research projects range from basic science experiments and clinical studies to translational research. The results of this work often lead to projects of greater scope and to publications in peer-reviewed journals. Poster presentations will be showcased in the exhibit hall both Thursday and Friday.

CSDA welcomes Rhode Island Dental Association members! RIDA members take advantage of CSDA member registration pricing. Visit the RIDA staff in their booth.

New In-Hall Events

Daily sessions!

CSDA Member Center

Connect with CSDA staff to learn more about member benefits and our most accessed resources. Introducing daily sessions featuring tips on topics such as Practice Management, Financial Planning, Insurance, Practice Marketing Assessment, and Practice Transitions.

Tech Showcase Center

Learn about new products and services and how you could use them in your every day practice.

Solutions Theater

These convenient 15-minute sessions in the exhibit hall are an excellent opportunity to hear about real world applications of the most innovative products and technologies on the market.

Say Cheese!
Visit the Member Center to get a professional head shot. Check the schedule for times.

You Could be a Winner

Join the Scavenger Hunt and win prizes just for having fun! While you are enjoying the annual meeting, keep your eyes peeled for signs at selected booths, experiences, and special events as there may be clues for a treasure hunt. When you find these clues, don’t forget to open CSDA Event Mobile App and play along.

Your participation can get you:
• Cash Prizes
• Full Access Pass to the 2023 CSDA Annual Meeting
• And more…

Be Sure to Join Us for These Exciting Events

“Confetti & Cocktails” President’s Dinner

Thursday, May 12th, 6:30 pm–8:30 pm
You won’t want to miss this event!
Celebrate, eat, drink, and have a night of fun!

Bring your entire dental team enjoy chef attended stations, complimentary specialty cocktails, beer & wine, as well as music.

Tickets for this event are $55.

Join us and dress to the CaNINES!

Closing Reception

Friday, May 13th, 3:30 pm–5:30 pm
Bring your drink ticket for one complimentary glass of wine or beer, enjoy some light refreshments, and take one last opportunity to visit our valued exhibitors. We will have a money machine on hand allowing a few randomly selected attendees to try their luck at grabbing some cold, hard cash and other great prizes!

Be sure to join us as we close out and celebrate another amazing event!

Combined Pierre Fauchard, American College of Dentistry
and International College of Dentistry Luncheon

Thursday, May 12 | 1:30 pm–3:30 pm
This is a ticketed event with limited seating. Register through CSDA. Fee $45

Each Day in the Hall

Stop by and visit with over 100+ exhibitors and take advantage of specials and offers!

learn which exhibitors will be on site

Free Coffee and Tea

Provided Thursday and Friday morning compliments of UConn School of Dental Medicine Alumni

Daily Drawings

Drop your drawing tickets in the drum located in the back of the exhibit hall for your chance at some really great prizes! There will be two drawings each day. (Your drawing tickets will be included in your confirmation packet.)

Express Lunch

Pick up your pre-purchased express lunches in the food court at the back of the exhibit hall.