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The Now + Next Experience

CDA’s live local events bring together bright dentists and the experts who can help them navigate their career. 

Resources + support

Get insider tips on how to tap into the best member benefits for you. 

Focus on the future

Benefit from data-driven insights and dentistry expertise.

Valuable connections

Network with peers, component leaders and dynamic speakers.

Save the Date: Upcoming Events

Bright dentists and the experts who can help them navigate career and financial decisions come together at these fun live events. Attendees will benefit from insider tips on member resources, times of professional transition, data-driven dentistry insights, and valuable connections with peers, component leaders and speakers.  

Join us in 2024:

  • Saturday, January 27 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm​ | SD Tech Center, San Diego
  • Sunday, January 28 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm​ |  The Huntington, San Marino
  • Thursday, March 7 | 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm​ |  Fresno Chaffee Zoo - Tonle Gallery, Fresno
  • Saturday, March 9 |  10:00 am - 2:00 pm​ | Top Golf, San Jose

Registration is open to all CDA members at no cost.

Save the date! Registration opens December 2023. 

Is Now + Next right for you?

Our events are designed to support dentists through key points of transition: 

  • New grads who are determining their paths in dentistry
  • Early career and associate dentists seeking expert guidance
  • Dentists who want to expand their professional network

Event FAQ

Do I need to be a CDA member?

No. These events are open to all licensed dentists and dental students.

How do I register?

Registration will open soon. Please check back in December or keep an eye on your inbox for more information.

What is the cost?

We're excited to offer this great opportunity to CDA members and California Dental Students at no cost. Non-member registration fee is $20.

Can I bring a guest?

Yes! We encourage sharing the registration link with your fellow dentists or dental students. 

Need Assistance?

Get guidance with registration or navigating learning options. Call 800.232.7645 or email us for support.