A list of 25 Dental Conferences 2024


Continuous learning and networking are crucial for dental professionals looking to stay ahead in the dynamic world of oral care. As we gear up for 2024, we’re thrilled to present a comprehensive list of 25 must-attend dental conferences that promise insights, innovation, and valuable connections.

Whether you’re a seasoned practitioner or a dental practice owner, staying informed about the latest trends is vital. At Gravity Dental Marketing, we understand the importance of these events in fostering professional growth and practice success. So, let’s explore the exciting lineup of dental conferences set to elevate your expertise and take your practice to new heights!

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Below are the top dental conferences in the United States for 2024 

1. Yankee Dental Congress 2024

Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Website: https://www.yankeedental.com/

Dates: January 25-27, 2024

Summary: The Boston Convention and Exhibition Center is hosting the Yankee Dental Congress from January 25th through January 27th. It is New England’s largest gathering of dental professionals seeking continuing dental education. “Come experience our world-class continuing education and amazing speakers!”

2. Hawaii Dental Association Convention

Location:  Honolulu, Hawaii

Website: https://www.hawaiidentalassociation.net/continuing-education/hda-convention

Dates: January 25-26, 2024

Summary: The Hawaii Dental Association is hosting a Hawaii Dental Association Convention on January 25th and 26th at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. It is a two-day event featuring dental exhibitors from all over the world.

3. American Academy of Dental Group Practice Meeting & Expo 2024

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada

Website: https://aadgpexpo.org/

Dates: February 1-2. 2024

Summary: The American Academy of Dental Group Practice is hosting the AADGP 2024 Expo on February 1st and 2nd at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. It aims to build better groups by bringing them together and giving them a chance to connect. The keynote speakers for 2024 include Stanley Bergman, Chairman of the Board and CEO of Henry Schein, Inc, and Dr. Scott Parazynski Physician, Astronaut, and Tech CEO.


4. Chicago Midwinter Meeting Conference 2024

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Website: https://www.cds.org/midwinter-meeting

Dates: February 22-24, 2024

Summary: The Chicago Dental Society is hosting the 158th Chicago Midwinter Meeting Conference from February 22nd through February 24th at McCormick Place West. The conference offers world-class dental programs and events, including an exhibit hall with the latest dental innovations and exhibits.

 5. America Dental Education Association 2024

Location: New Orleans. Louisiana

Website: https://www.adea.org/2024/

Dates: March 9-12, 2024

Summary: The American Dental Education Association will host their 2024 conference in  New Orleans, LA on March 9th-12th 2024 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Their theme for 2024 is  “New Beginnings, Endless Opportunities”. This 4-day conference offers continuing education, training and a “TechExpo”.


6. American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry 2024

Location:  National Harbor, MD

Website: https://aacd.com/

Dates: April 3-6, 2024

Summary: Learn from the best dental educators at the 40th Annual AACD Scientific Session, taking place April 3-6, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. This conference is esthetic-focused and features some of the latest dental technology. You can check out their preliminary conference guidebook for a sneak peek into the presenters and topics.

7. Oregon Dental Conference 2024

Location: Portland, Oregon

Website: https://www.oregondental.org/meetings-events/oregon-dental-conference

Dates:  April 4-6 2024

Summary: The Oregon Dental Association is hosting the Oregon Dental Conference on April 4th through the 6th at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. You and your entire dental team can take courses as a refresher and learn about new dental technology.

8. Valley Forge Dental Conference 2024

Location: King of Prussia, PA 19406

Website:  https://gpvfdc.org/

Dates: April 5 & October 25 2024

Summary: The April 5th conference will feature Dr. Mark Donaldson. The event will take place at the Valley Forge Casino Resort. More 2024 details are to be announced. Exhibitor registration link is here.

9. Midwest Dental Conference 2024

Location: Kansas City, Montana

Website: https://www.midwestdentalconference.org/

Dates: April 11-14, 2024

Summary: The University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Dentistry is hosting the Midwest Dental Conference from April 11th through April 14th. It will offer as many as 21 hours of continuing education credits and the chance to connect with innovative experts and professionals in the dental industry.

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10. Western Regional Dental Convention and Conference 2024

Location: Glendale, Arizona

Website: https://westernregional.org/2024/

Dates: April 11-13, 2024

Summary: The Western Regional Dental Convention and Conference will feature exhibits and social activities from April 11th through April 13th in Glendale, Arizona.


11. National Oral Health Conference 2024

Location: St. Louis, MO

Website: https://www.nationaloralhealthconference.com/

Dates:  April 15-17, 2024

Summary: “The National Oral Health Conference® (NOHC) is “the premier meeting” for those interested in continuing education and networking opportunities within the discipline of Dental Public Health.” The Association of State and Territorial Dental Directors (ASTDD) and the American Association of Public Health Dentistry (AAPHD) are holding a joint meeting at the National Oral Health Conference in April 2024. This conference features a wide variety of information for everyone from dentists to communicate with health leaders and personnel. 


12. Pacific Northwest Dental Conference 2024

Location: Seattle, Washington

Website: https://www.wsda.org/continuing-education/pacific-northwest-dental-conference

Dates: May 9-11, 2024

Summary: The Pacific Northwest Dental Conference returns to Seattle May 9-11, 2024. Hosted by The Washington State Dental Association. You’ll have the chance to earn 20 continuing education credits and listen to over 120 different dental lectures.  

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13. Montana Dental Association Conference 2024

Location:  Missoula, Montana

Website: https://montanadental.org/mda-2024-annual-meeting 

Dates: May 9-10, 2024

Summary: The Montana Oral Health Foundation is hosting the Montana Dental Association Conference on May 9th and 10th at Missoula, Montana. Take this opportunity to connect with dental professionals from the Pacific Northwest at Montana’s biggest dental trade show offering the latest in dental technology and services.


14. AAPD Pediatric Dental Conference 2024

Location:  Toronto, Canada

Website:  https://www.aapd.org/education/meetings-calendar-aapd/aapd-2024/

Dates: May 23-25, 2024

Summary: America’s Pediatric Dentists is hosting the 2024 AAPD Pediatric Dental Conference in Toronto, Canada. It’s projected to be bigger and better than the 2024 AAPD Pediatric Dental Conference. More information to come soon.

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15. Gulf Coast Dental Conference 2024

Location: Orange Beach, Alabama

Website: https://gulfcoastdentalconference.org/

Dates: June 19-23. 2024

Summary: The Alabama Dental Association is hosting the Gulf Coast Dental Conference from June 19th through June 24th. It is one of the most significant dental conferences on the Gulf Coast. It will have an exciting exhibit show, door prizes, dental supplies, and more.

16. Florida Dental Conference 2024

Location: Kissimmee, FL

Website: https://www.floridadental.org/convention-ce/convention

Dates: June 20-22, 2024

Summary: The Florida Dental Association is hosting the Florida Dental Conference  June 20-22 2024 at the Gaylord Palms in Kissimmee, Florida. This dental conference Florida gathering offers continuing education for your entire dental team, with an educational focus on cutting-edge dental technologies, techniques, and trends.


17. National Dental Association Convention 2024

Location:  Las Vegas, Nevada

Website: https://ndaonline.org/meetings/2024-nda-convention/

Dates: July 25-28, 2024

Summary: The 111th Nation Dental Association (NDA) Convention will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada at the Caesars Palace Hotel and Casino. 


18. Southwest Dental Conference 2024

Location: Dallas, Texas

Website: https://swdentalconf.org/

Dates: August 16-17, 2024

Summary: The Dallas County Dental Society is hosting the Southwest Dental Conference in Dallas Texas, on August 16th and 17th. It is one of the leading dental conferences hosted in the southwest region of the United States. The conference will exhibit the latest dental technology and equipment.


19. Nashville Dental Festival & Conference 2024

Location: Nashville, Tennessee

Website: https://www.thedentalfestival.com/

Dates: September 12th-15th, 2024

Summary: The Dental Festival is a dental conference unlike any other. It is a Nashville Dental Conference featuring over 150 dental influencers from around the world. There is even a virtual ticket available if you can’t make it to Nashville. It is the perfect opportunity to network with diverse groups of dental professionals. You can also attend virtually!

20. Oda Annual Dental Conference 2024

Location:  Columbus, Ohio

Website: https://www.oda.org/events-ce/annual-session/

Dates: September 12-14, 2024

Summary: The Ohio Dental Association is hosting the 2024 ODA Annual Dental Conference from September 12th through September 14th at the Hilton Downtown Columbus Downtown Hotel and the Greater Columbus Convention Center. It’ll feature industry speakers, an exhibit hall, continuing education, and more.

21. Chesapeake Dental Conference 2024

Location: Hanover, Maryland

Website:  https://msda.com/chesapeake-dental-conference/

Dates: September 19-21, 2024

Summary: The Chesapeake Dental Conference provides three days of continuing education to dental professionals. You can also see dental exhibits and take advantage of opportunities to network with other professionals. It was last held from September 19th through September 21st in Hanover, Maryland at the Maryland Live! Casino & Hotel.


22. El Paso Dental Conference 2024

Location: El Paso, Texas

Website: https://elpasodentalconference.com/

Dates: September 26-27, 2024

Summary: The Judson F. Williams Convention Center is hosting the El Paso Dental Conference on September 26th and 27th in El Paso, Texas. Dental professionals will have the chance to broaden their horizons by making connections and taking educational courses.

23. Smilecon® – ADA Dental Conference 2024 

Location: New Orleans, LA

Website: https://www.ada.org/education/smilecon

Dates:  Oct. 17–19, 2024

Summary: The American Dental Association Conference 2024 will host the SmileCon® Dental Conference in New Orleans from October 17th through October 19th. The event presenters will offer valuable information about various healthcare and dental industry elements. There will also be hands-on workshops.


24. American Academy of Implant Dentistry Annual Conference 2024

Location: Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia

Website: https://www.aaid.com/future-events

Dates: November 13-16, 2024

Summary: The American Academy of Implant Dentistry is hosting its 2024 annual conference in Atlanta, Georgia from November 13th through 16th. It will feature world-class exhibits, social gatherings, and more. You can also earn 20+ hours of continuing education.

25. AAOMS Dental Implant Conference 2023

Location:  Chicago, Illinois

Website: https://www.aaoms.org/meetings-exhibitions/dental-implant-conference

Dates: November 30 – December 2, 2023 – 2024 Not Yet Announced

Summary: The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons is hosting the AAOMS Dental Implant Conference from November 30th through December 2nd at the Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk in Chicago, Illinois. The conference is an intensive educational program about the most innovative dental procedures and techniques for performing dental implants.

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