Rated by attendees as one of the top reasons they attend the meeting each year, the Exhibit Hall features convenient comparison shopping with the help of knowledgeable company representatives. Check the information below for Hall events and your chance to win great prizes!
2017 Exhibit Hall Hours
Thursday, September 14 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday, September 15 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 16 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Events in the Exhibit Hall
Be sure to stop by the ODA Membership Booth while visiting the Exhibit Hall. Take time to relax and regroup with cell phone charging stations and comfortable seating. Information on all ODA programs, products and services will be available, including helpful representatives from the ODA’s subsidiary, ODASC.
Visit the Tech Bar
New to the Exhibit Hall this year, the Tech Bar will feature experts who will be available to assist with your questions related to using digital & online technology. From learning to make the most of the ODA Annual Session Mobile App to freshening up your LinkedIn profile, you can “Ask the Experts” for help. These services, including a professional HeadShot Lounge, are provided at no charge to all registrants! See the Tech Bar page for more details and a schedule of educational sessions.
Visit the Exhibit Hall daily to enter your chance to win one of the outstanding prizes donated by the ODA, on behalf of all of the 2017 Annual Session Exhibitors. Simply take your daily entry ticket – which will automatically be printed with your name badge – to the ODA Membership Booth inside the Exhibit Hall. Prize drawings will be held on:
Thursday, 6:00 p.m.
Friday, 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, 1:00 p.m.
All ADA member dentists registered* for Annual Session are eligible for the dentist prizes and there are special drawings for registered* hygienists and dental team members. *Attendees registered in free "ES" categories are not eligible for drawings.
Prizes for dentists include:
$500 gift card to Tiffany & Co.
GoPro camera bundle
Prizes for hygienists include:
Tiffany sterling silver Double Round Pendant
Beats Solo2 wireless headphones
Prizes for dental staff include:
Tiffany sterling silver 1837 Circle Pendant
Michael Kors handbag
Thursday, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Make plans now to take part in the kick-off to Annual Session on Thursday evening in the Exhibit Hall. Free hors d’oeuvres and cash bars are featured during this festive event. Members of ODPAC (with a red, white & blue ribbon) can stop by for a free drink at the ODA Membership Booth!
"Paul in the Hall! New Technology for the Dental Practice"
Friday, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Take advantage of this unique opportunity to learn about the latest high-tech tools for your practice from Dr. Paul Feuerstein in a non-sales oriented environment. You must register to attend; see Course Code F57 for a complete description.
Take A Break!
Friday, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Slow down and Take A Break! in the Exhibit Hall and enjoy ice cream or freshly baked cookies.
Friday, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Earn up to 2 hours of free CE by attending Table Clinic presentations by member dentists, auxiliary staff, dental students and hygiene students. If you would like more information about being a presenter, please see this recent ODA Today article.
Saturday, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Celebrate your profession and enjoy popcorn and a free drink while keeping up with the day’s football games. Take advantage of the great deals as we say goodbye to the 151st ODA Exhibit Hall.