Networking



 

Early Career Dentist Happy Hour: Flight Club*
Friday, May 24
5:30 – 7:30  p.m.

Come ready to win! Take a selfie to get your name up on the board and begin choosing from five different social dart games. Play as an individual or on a team and enjoy the interactive experience that this Dart Bar has to offer.

Meet and connect with fellow new pediatric dentists and residents, then head right outside of the hotel to hop on the transportation provided by AAPD to the Welcome Reception.
Sponsored by Treloar & Heisel and Medical Protective
*Cost of Early Career Dentist Happy Hour is NOT included with registration.


Sunstar Welcome Reception: Sweet Home Chicago*
Friday, May 24
7:30– 10:30 p.m.
Museum of Science and Industry (MSI)

Welcome to Chicago! Get ready to immerse yourself in a homecoming celebration that you’ve never experienced before as AAPD welcomes you back to Chicago after nearly 10 years!

Take yourself back to your high school days and enjoy a homecoming that doesn’t miss a beat. From the cheerleaders to the hometown band, all members and families will feel welcomed back to the AAPD’s hometown, Sweet Home Chicago.

Head inside and submerge yourself into the U-505, a German U-Boat used during WWII. Take your children on a scavenger hunt to explore the Museum and let their creativity fly as they create their very own toy at the Toymaker 3000 Finish out the night by having a “Taste of Chicago” and grab food from Chicago’s many diverse neighborhoods.

Sponsored by Sunstar Americas, Inc.
*Cost of Welcome Reception is NOT included with registration.


Career Fair
Saturday, May 25
3 – 5 p.m.

The Career Fair is a great opportunity for a new pediatric dentist seeking their first practice position or the more experienced dentist who is looking for a change to network with hiring organizations.

Download the Career Fair Application here. The cost for AAPD Members is $150; recruitment companies may exhibit at the price of $500.


PAC Donor Reception
Saturday, May 25
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
(Invitation only)


International Reception
Saturday, May 25
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

This reception began in 2010 at the Annual Session and has continued to be a popular event for international members and attendees. Join members of the AAPD board of trustees, learn more about the AAPD and network with fellow international attendees before enjoying your evening in Chicago.


President’s Farewell Dinner*
Sunday, May 26
7– 11 p.m.
Morgan Manufacturing

Tonight, celebrate this week’s immense collaboration, at the intersection of Chicago’s business, technology, creative, and philanthropic communities in a space that stimulates collaboration and fun. Come check out the city’s newest up and coming areas; formerly known as the Meat Packing District, the West Loop is one of Chicago’s most vibrant neighborhood spots. Your night takes place in a spectacularly-renovated, pre-Chicago Fire building, formerly a manufacturing facility, the space combines modern design and industrial elegance. Tonight, Urban Street melds with Pop Art in an homage to color and form. Come for a night of spectacular food, wine, and company and feel the “urban renewal” that comes from being in one of Chicago’s hottest new landmarks.

Reception is sponsored by Treloar & Heisel
*Cost of President’s Farewell Dinner is NOT included with registration.