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Connect. Learn. Experience.

You’re invited to CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry. Connect with your dental community and sharpen your skills September 7-9 in San Jose. 
As a California dental student and CDA member, your convention registration fees are waived. That means you get free access to your choice of lectures from leading speakers, a massive exhibit hall and networking opportunities.  
Whether you’re coming for one, two or all three days, be sure to check out our exclusive events for students and new grads! 

Register now!

Student & New Grads Hub 

When: Saturday, September 9, 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. 
Where: San Jose McEnery Convention Center, Exhibit Hall 2, booth #944

The CDA Students and New Grads Hub is the place for students and early career dentists to learn, connect and recharge. Drop in throughout the day to enjoy snacks, charge your devices and connect with peers and mentors. Plus, participate in our hourly raffle for a chance to win a fun prize! 

Once you’ve registered to attend the convention, you will automatically have access to the Student and New Grads Hub.  

Student Networking Event 

When: Saturday, September 9, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. 
Where: San Jose Hilton, Almaden Ballroom 
Join us at the popular and highly anticipated student networking event! Reconnect and build new relationships with peers over food, drinks and fun games. Space is limited, so register today to reserve your spot!  When you register for CDA Presents, be sure to also add Student Networking event to your schedule. 

Hosted by your CDA Student Representatives, sponsored by TDIC. 

Recommended Courses for Students & New Grads

Friday, September 8

Mastering Dental Photography With Your Smartphone with Mark Kleive, DDS

Now + Next: Women in Dentistry Panel Discussion
Natasha Lee, DDS
Deepinder Sahota, DDS
Katie Fornelli
Anders Bjork
Anthoula Vlachos, DDS

Saturday, September 9

3D Digital Planning and 3D Printing with Jonathan Ng, BMedSc, DDS, MSc

New Advances in Direct and Indirect Restorative Dentistry….Overcoming Common Problems with Marc Geissberger, DDS, MA, BS

Introduction to Implant Dentistry: Hands-On Placement with Models with Michael Pruett, DMD

To Contract or Not To Contract? Working With Dental Benefit Contracts with:
Lisa Greer
Matthew Nelson

Dreams to Reality: Guide to Buying Your First Practice with:
Katie Fornelli
Arthur Wiederman, CPA
Ali Oromchian, JD, LLM
CJ Williams

Save your spot today! 

Step 1: 
Register online now and mark your calendar for September 7, 8 and 9. 
Step 2: 
Add the Student Networking Event on Saturday afternoon to your schedule. 
Step 3: 
Save your spot at recommended free courses from leading speakers.  

Be sure to follow CDA on social and share your fun moments with #cdaPresents and #cdaproud.