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ADA Annual Meeting for International Attendees

Welcome to Denver!


Multilingual Staff
Multilingual staff will be available on-site at the International Registration Area to assist you.

International Learning Lounge
Visit the International Learning Lounge to take continuing education courses, network with dentists from around the world, enjoy refreshments and take advantage of complimentary Internet access to connect with colleagues back home. You can also print a certificate or letter of attendance.

Certificate of Attendance
Each international dentist who registers for the meeting will be eligible to receive a Certificate of Attendance, which can be requested at the International Learning Lounge. Other members of the dental team can request a letter to confirm attendance.

U.S. Dental School Tour
International attendees at the ADA annual meeting have the unique opportunity to tour a U.S. dental school. On Friday, October 21 the ADA will host a tour of the University of Colorado. The price is $50 USD and includes transportation and a light snack. The tour departs the Convention Center at 10:00. Space is limited, so make your reservation now!

For questions regarding this event, please contact Mona Martinez at or by phone at +1.312.440.2757. Deadline for registration is Friday, October 14, 2016. 

International Reception

Join us for an exclusive international reception on Friday evening, October 21st at 18:30 in honor of all international guests. Network and meet with other dental professionals while enjoying appetizers and refreshments. Additional details will be provided on-site at the International Learning Lounge.

Visa Requirements
It can now take as long as four months to obtain a visa to enter the U.S. Please use the following links for more information regarding obtaining visas, machine readable passports and registering with the U.S. Homeland Security’s ESTA program.

Official Letter of Invitation
You can now get an official letter of invitation through the online registration system. The letter is available for you to download as a PDF as soon as you complete your registration – no waiting! This invitation is intended to facilitate travel and visa arrangements but does not extend financial support. If you pay for registration but your visa request is denied, we will issue a full refund. For assistance, please contact