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Questions about our annual convention

About CDA Presents

Registration and cost

When and where is CDA’s next convention?

CDA Presents returns to San Francisco this fall. Join us one, two or all three days, Sept. 8-10 at the Moscone Convention Center.

How do I register for CDA Presents?

Registration for CDA Presents San Francisco is not yet open. Stay connected through email, the CDA Newsroom and through CDA's social channels for updates on registration, speakers, courses and more. 

How much does it cost to attend?

For CDA members, registration fees are waived. The fee for non-member dentists is $905; the fee for staff members (including RDH, RDA and DA) is $40; the fee for out-of-state ADA members is $240. See fees for all registration categories.

Is there a deadline to register?

Registration will be open online through the last day of the convention. 

Do I need to register for workshops and lectures?

All workshops and lectures require registration. Please reference the registration platform for the individual fees and course details.

What is the course lineup for CDA Presents?

CDA introduces new courses and programs at every event. Details about speakers and the course lineup will be announced as they become available. 

Earning C.E.

How many C.E. credits can Iearn?

We offer expansive opportunities for you to earn C.E.; however, the Dental Board of California regulates a maximum 8 hours of C.E. (1 C.E. credit = 1 Hour) earned in one day.

How will I be able to provide feedback on courses?

You have the opportunity to submit your feedback through surveys after your courses. While not mandatory, we encourage you to participate in surveys to help. guide future speaker and course selections.

When will the C.E. transcripts be available?

C.E. transcripts will be made available through on or before June 10, 2022. If your courses are not listed on your transcript by June 10, please contact us. 

Once your C.E. is available, here's how to access it: 

  1. Visti and create an account if you don't already have one.
  2. Under "My Account," go to "Show Transcripts."
  3. Filter your transcripts by the event and event date. 
  4. Follow the prompts to review and print your C.E. certificate. 

C.E. Disclaimer: CDA follows the Dental Board of California C.E. Provider requirements in issuing C.E. credits for license renewals. Information contained in promotional and electronic materials is subject to change and allowances for inaccuracies, omissions or modifications are not available.