Unmissable things to do during the big dental trade show at the Javits Center in New York City
What is the Greater New York Dental Meeting?
“The largest dental meeting/exhibition/congress in the United States,” says the organizers. This truly is one of the industry’s most important annual events. Tens of thousands of dental professionals descend upon New York City to check in with best-in-class offerings, innovations, seminars, workshops, demonstrations, and continuing education courses.
When is the Greater New York Dental Meeting?
Meeting dates: November 25 – 30
Exhibit dates: November 27 – 30
Friday, November 25, 8:30am – 4:30pm
Saturday, November 26, 8am – 4:30pm
Sunday, November 27 – Tuesday, November 29, 8am – 5:30pm
Wednesday, November 30, 8am – 4:30pm
Where is the Greater New York Dental Meeting?
The Jacob K Javits Convention Center
Manhattan’s 11th Avenue between 34th and 39th Street
Registration is in the Crystal Palace in the Upper Level.
Address for rideshare or taxis (Uber, Lyft, Via, etc):
429, 11th Ave, New York NY 10001
Greater New York Dental Meeting COVID-19 policy
“The Greater New York Dental Meeting follows the rules and regulations of the state and city of New York. In accordance with New York State and New York City guidelines, proof of COVID-19 vaccination and face coverings are no longer required to enter the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.” Follow up-to-date information here.
Top sessions to attend
How to Achieve Accelerated Practice Growth with Digital Dentistry
Friday, November 25, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Key speakers: Kenn Butler, Gary Blevins, Dr. Barry Bartusiak
CE Credits: 3
Explore the incredible value of digital dentistry beyond patient experience. A must for practices seeking to scale.
Foundation for Airway Health Summit
Saturday, November 26, 9am – 12pm, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Key speakers: Dr. Howard G. Hindin, Dr. Steve Carstensen, Dr. Steven Lamberg, Dr. Brad Gilden
CE Credits: 6
Only 15% of airway problems are currently recognized, dental professionals need to be on the front line of this issue that begets poor overall health, chronic disease, and issues in learning, behavior, and overall performance.
Women’s Leadership Conference
Sunday, November 27, 9am – 12pm
Key speakers: Dr. Mina C. Kim, Dr. Lois A. Jackson
CE Credits: 3
This session will bolster female dentists’ leadership skills—both in business and management—and has a built-in networking opportunity with inspiring women.
The Digital Dentist’s Complete Guide to Achieving Exceptional Case Results with Intraoral Scanning
Monday, November 28, 9:45am – 12:45pm
Key speakers: Kenn Butler and Gary Blevins
CE Credits: 3
During this actionable session, experts will showcase a complete tutorial of modern intraoral scanning techniques. This demo is ideal for both those unfamiliar with digital dentistry as well as seasoned pros looking for the latest tips.
Forensic Dentistry: The Real CSI!
Key speakers: Dr. Claire L. Glynn, Dr. Thomas D. Holland, Dr. Bruce Sackman
Wednesday, November 30, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
CE Credits: 3
Learn about forensic genetic genealogy for cold case investigations, how casualties have been identified, and a look at medical serial killers in a healthcare environment.
Refresh your headshot for free. Does your headshot look like a hastily-taken driver’s license photo? There will be a professional photographer at booth #1804 ready for your close-up. Put your best face forward this year (more information here).
Celebrity luncheon with Danny Glover
He’s not getting too old for this….the actor we all loved as Roger Murtaugh in Lethal Weapon, producer, and humanitarian will be in the house for lunch on Monday 12pm – 2pm.
The afterparty to attend
Word of Mouth Happy Hour
Monday, November 28, 6-9pm
Just blocks away from Javits Center at Dear Irving on Hudson (inside the Aliz Hotel). Unwind from the conference high above the city—taking in incredible views—with a smart drink and sharper company. Dandy is hosting an exclusive happy hour for you to rub elbows with the industry’s finest. Space is limited so get your name on the guest list by requesting an invitation here.