2020 Schedule


Schedule Subject to Change

Wednesday, February 19th

2PM – 5PM

AADGP Board Meeting


5PM – 7PM

Welcome-Opening Reception


Thursday, February 20th


Registration Opens



Breakfast with Our Sponsors


10:30AM – 11:30AM


Technology Isn’t Waiting

Disrupt Your Group Practice or Be Disrupted

Howard Tullman –  Executive Director of the Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship at the Illinois Institute of Technology

11:45AM – 12:45PM

Mean People Suck and The Content Formula

Put the Power of Content Marketing to Work for Your Practice

Michael Brenner – CEO of the Marketing Insider Group

12:45PM – 2:15PM

Luncheon & Academy Business Meeting


2:15PM – 3:15PM

Taking the Pulse of the Dental Care Market: Dental Industry Trends

Dr. Kamyar Nasseh: American Dental Association


3:30PM – 4:45PM

Growth by the Numbers

Key Performance Indicators for the Successful Practice

  • Jeff Clark – President: Practice Analytics
  • Dr. Chris Steele – President: Park Dental


Reception with Exhibitors – Networking


Friday, February 21st

9AM – 10AM

Breakfast with Exhibitors


10AM – 11AM

On the Shoulders of Giants

Panel of Dental Group Pioneers Share their Secrets to Success


11:15AM – 12:15PM

From Start-up to Critical Mass

Tips to Take Your Practice from 2 to 20 Offices (Panel)


12:30PM – 2:00PM

Luncheon & Academy Business Meeting


2PM – 3PM

Mergers & Acquisitions Strategies

Dr. Alex Gianinni, Vincent Cardillo, George Radigan, Kevin Cumbus

3:15PM – 4:45PM

Risk Managment

Dr. Anthony Chillura, Dr. Anuj James



Reception with Exhibitors – Networking


Saturday, February 22nd

8:30AM – 9:30AM

Breakfast with Exhibitors


9:30AM – 10:30AM

“Golden Handcuffs, Using the Power of Key Employee Compensation Strategies to Drive Your Team to New Heights”

Joe Adams, Paula Fontana and Diwakar Sinha

10:45AM- 11:45AM

Master the Shark Tank: Private Equity Friend or Foe

John Arnold and Don Moody 



Expo Ends