MAY 3-5, 2018 • CORALVILLE, IA

Social Events

There are a variety of different social and networking opportunities to take advantage of at IDA IDEAS18.

Attending IDA IDEAS18 is an education and networking opportunity for you to interact with your peers who share your passion for dentistry.  Social events provide a chance to connect with your fellow professionals on an informal basis.  The exhibit hall affords you the opportunity to learn about new, state of the art dental supplies and equipment from a wide variety of dental suppliers.  The connections you make at IDA IDEAS18 will last long after the conference is over, providing you with a long-term resource for questions, conversations and ideas.


Thursday, May 3, 2018

Exhibit Hall Lunch and Breaks: NEW THIS YEAR! Take some time out of your schedule and have lunch in the Exhibit Hall of the convention.  Not only will you have a good meal, but you will have the ability to have some one-on-one time with exhibitors in a relaxed atmosphere.

Exhibit Hall Happy Hour: Network with exhibitors and your peers at this interactive happy hour.

New Dentists Reception: In your first 10 years of practice?  Take advantage of this special opportunity to get to know other dentists who are in their first years of practice.  Vesta Italian Restaurant is the venue for this fun event.


Friday, May 4, 2018

Exhibit Hall Lunch and Breaks: NEW THIS YEAR! Take some time out of your schedule and have lunch in the Exhibit Hall of the convention.  Not only will you have a good meal, but you will have the ability to have some one-on-one time with exhibitors in a relaxed atmosphere.

IDA/University of Iowa Alumni Reception: Please join us for a reception at the Car Museum

IDPAC/IDF Reception: This reception honors those individuals who have donated to IDPAC as an Inner Circle member or the IDF as a member of the Distinguished Dental Club.  A silent auction benefitting the Iowa Dental Foundation will be held during the reception.

President’s Dinner: A dinner honoring this year’s IDA President, Dr. Richard Bokemper, follows the IDF/IDPAC Reception.