Schedule

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Business_Dev_icon.png Business Operations Prof_relations_icon.png Professional Relations Gov_Relations_Icon.png Government Relations All times listed below are Mountain Time

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

Location
10:00 AM 5:00 PM Decorator Set-up in Exhibit Hall* Discovery Zone
12:00 PM 6:00 PM Golf Tournament sponsored by Ameritas
1:30 PM Shotgun Start
[Register here]
Willis Case Golf Course

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24
 

Location
8:00 AM 12:00 PM Volunteer Leaders Meeting on Environmental Scan Scenario Planning (Invitation Only)  Mineral A
8:00 AM 4:00 PM Exhibitor Move In  (All Booths Must be Set by 4 PM)  Discovery Zone
11:00 AM 12:00 PM DSO Advisory Council  Agate C
11:00 AM 8:00 PM Registration Open  Centennial Foyer
- VOLUNTEER GROUP MEETINGS* -
1:00 PM 2:00 PM EDI Workgroup  Agate AB
1:00 PM 2:00 PM Communication Workgroup  Granite BC
1:00 PM 2:30 PM Codes Sub Work Group  Granite A
1:00 PM 3:00 PM Government Relations Workgroup  Mineral A
2:00 PM 3:00 PM Research Commission  Agate C
2:00 PM 3:00 PM Education Commission  Granite AB
2:30 PM 3:00 PM DQA Sub Work Group  Granite A
3:00 PM 3:30 PM Refreshment Break sponsored by DenteMax  Mineral A Foyer
3:30 PM 4:30 PM SNOMED Sub Work Group  Granite A
3:30 PM 5:00 PM Operations Workgroup  Agate AB
3:30 PM 5:00 PM Government Funded Programs Workgroup  Mineral A
3:30 PM 5:30 PM Research Commission  Agate C
4:30 PM 6:00 PM New Member Welcome hosted by Membership Workgroup  Granite BC
5:00 PM 6:30 PM Commission on Advocacy Policy  Mineral A
6:30 PM 8:00 PM Opening Night Reception sponsored by SKYGEN USA  Centennial Foyer
* times subject to change  

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25
 
Location
7:00 AM 6:00 PM Registration Centennial Foyer
8:00 AM 8:30 AM Breakfast sponsored by Zelis Discovery Zone
8:45 AM 10:15 AM Opening General Session: Breakthrough for Boosting Customer X Scores - Ross Shafer 
sponsored by Anthem, Inc.
Centennial Ballroom
10:15 AM 10:30AM Transition Time  
10:30 AM 12:00 PM Dedicated Discovery Zone Time w/ Learning Centers in Exhibit Hall - No breakouts Discovery Zone
10:35 AM 10:47 AM DZ DEMO - SKYGEN USA
Discovery Zone
10:52 AM 11:04 AM DZ DEMO - P&R Dental
11:09 AM 11:21 AM DZ DEMO - Amplifon
11:26 AM 11:38 AM DZ DEMO - Santech
11:43 AM 11:55 AM DZ DEMO - BFC
12:00 PM 1:30 PM Luncheon sponsored by Delta Dental of CA  
12:00 PM 1:30 PM Delegate/CEO Lunch (by invitation only) Centennial G/F
1:30 PM 2:30 PM What’s Going on In Dental? Big Data Trends You Should KnowBusiness_Dev_icon.png
P&R Dental
 
Prof_relations_icon.pngEmploying Claims Data to Assess Risk-Based Dental Care Outcomes for Children 13 and Under
FAIR Health
 
Gov_Relations_Icon.pngFederal Policy Issues and Campaign Outlook 
Speaker TBD
 
2:30 PM 3:00 PM Break sponsored by Aspen Dental Discovery Zone
3:00 PM 4:00 PM Business_Dev_icon.pngConsumer Engagement Strategies – How to Stand Out in the Storm of Communications and Avoid Consumer Fatigue
Dentalplans.com
 
Prof_relations_icon.pngCreating a Provider Prospect List You’ll Want to ‘Swipe Right’ On
NetMinder
 
Gov_Relations_Icon.pngDental Actuarial Roundtable
Joanne Fontana
 
4:00 PM 4:15 PM Transition Time  
4:15 PM 5:15 PM Business_Dev_icon.pngRobotics: Applications and Implications to the Dental Industry
West Monroe
 
Prof_relations_icon.pngDeveloping Policies to Address Provider Network Issues

 
Gov_Relations_Icon.pngStreamlining COB
EDI Work Group and Joseph Holahan of Morris, Manning & Martin
 
5:15 PM 6:15 PM Cocktail Hour sponsored by Guardian Life Insurance Company of America Discovery Zone

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26
 

Location
6:30 AM 7:30 AM Dental Dash sponsored by Pacific Dental Services
[RSVP HERE]
Cherry Creek Trail
8:00 AM 8:30 AM Breakfast sponsored by PPO USA Centennial Foyer
8:00 AM 6:00 PM Registration Centennial Foyer 
8:45 AM 10:15 AM General Session - The Magic of Human Connection – Your Advantage in a Digital World - Tim David Centennial Ballroom
10:15 AM 10:30 AM Transition Time  
10:30 AM 11:45 AM Business_Dev_icon.pngGig Economy - Impacts on Insurance
Speaker TBD
 
Prof_relations_icon.pngTeledentistry
Dominion Dental
 
Gov_Relations_Icon.pngState Issues for Dental Plans
Speaker TBD
 
12:00 PM 1:15 PM Walk Around Lunch in Discovery Zone   Discovery Zone
12:05 PM 12:17 PM DZ DEMO - DentalXChange
Discovery Zone
12:21 PM 12:33 PM DZ DEMO - NEA
12:39 PM 12:51 PM DZ DEMO - PreViser
12:55 PM 1:07 PM DZ DEMO - Group MarketShare
1:11 PM 1:23 PM DZ DEMO - Eldorado
1:30 PM 2:00 PM Afternoon Break sponsored by SunLife Financial Discovery Zone
1:30 PM 1:55 PM Discovery Zone Exhibitor Giveaways (must be present to win)  Discovery Zone
2:00 PM 5:00 PM EXHIBITOR TEAR DOWN Discovery Zone
2:00 PM 3:00 PM Business_Dev_icon.pngElectronic Transactions - Trends in Adoption Rates and Cost Savings
CAQH
 
Prof_relations_icon.pngInnovations in Customer Service & Patient Satisfaction
DSO Advisory Council 
 
Gov_Relations_Icon.pngEducational Session
Speaker TBD
 
3:00 PM 3:15 PM Transition Time  
3:15 PM 4:15 PM Business_Dev_icon.pngContinued Rise of Dental Service Organizations: The Impact to Dental Insurers
HealthScape Advisors
 
Prof_relations_icon.pngApplicability of Predictive Modeling to Dental
Travis Gray & Daniel Perlman, Milliman
 
Gov_Relations_Icon.pngEducational Session
Speaker TBD
 
4:30 PM 5:30 PM NADP Business Meeting - Open To All Members Centennial Ballroom
5:30 PM 10:00 PM Evening on your own  

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

Location
8:00 AM 8:30 AM Breakfast sponsored by Aetna Centennial Ballroom Foyer
8:30 AM 10:00 AM Closing General Session
A Dialogue for the Future with Industry Leaders
Centennial Ballroom