ADSO 2018 Annual Summit

Editor’s note: When dentists receive good administrative support services, they can focus on patients, expand access to quality dental care and improve the oral health of their communities. In this issue, the Association of Dental Support Organizations (ADSO) presents its 2018 Annual Summit.

CEOs Pat Bauer, of Heartland Dental

Steve Bilt, of Smile Brands, Inc

Kenneth Cooper,
of North American Dental Group

The Association of Dental Support Organizations (ADSO) has released the agenda for the 2018 ADSO Summit at the JW Marriott Austin in downtown Austin, Texas. The conference will begin the morning of April 17 and conclude Friday evening, April 20.

This year’s agenda is stacked with outstanding speakers who will cover a range of topics designed for every member of the team, with breakouts on topics such as leadership, marketing and public relations, human resources and recruitment, advocacy, and growth and development. DSOs and group practices of all sizes will benefit from the general sessions, breakout sessions, round table discussions, talk table visits with industry partners and networking receptions.

CEOs Pat Bauer, of Heartland Dental; Steve Bilt, of Smile Brands, Inc.; and Kenneth Cooper, of North American Dental Group, will lead a general session on Leading Change: Supporting and Developing Newly Acquired Practices, which will include information on best business practices, collaboration and learning opportunities.

The ADSO Summit draws C-level executives and team members from DSOs, as well as industry partner representatives from more than 150 companies. The full agenda for the annual meeting can be found at: http://theadso.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/ADSO_Summit_Program_2018_Print.pdf. For more information on the preeminent DSO event of the year, please visit www.theadso.org. If your organization is not currently a member, email us at membership@theadso.org to join and receive complimentary registrations for