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Registration ADA FDI 2019

Register today for ADA FDI 2019! With over 350 courses in the scientific program, it’s easy to create a schedule that works best for you. During online registration you can also book a hotel and order tickets to social events to make the most of your meeting experience.

All CE courses require advance registration. Reserve your seats now and avoid long lines at the meeting.

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What's new for 2019?

  • FREE Standard Registration for all ADA member dentists and North American attendees 
  • Simple, a la carte pricing for CE and events
  • Digital ticketing - Use your badge to enter courses and events for which you have registered
  • Exclusive VIP package available SOLD OUT!

Free registration includes:

  • Access to the Exhibit Hall and all CE offered on the exhibit floor for all ADA members and North American registrants (U.S., Canada, Mexico, and Caribbean)
  • Access to the Opening Ceremony and General Session event for ADA Members, Dental Teams, Students, and Guests only (additional fee required for nonmember dentists)

International attendees pay a registration fee, which includes access to all standard lectures. For details, visit the Pricing page and read the International Registration Pricing information. 

Registration Dates and Deadlines

Registration ​opened - February 13 at 9 a.m. CT
Early Bird deadline (for package pricing) - April 30 at 5 p.m. CT
Housing and Advanced Registration deadline (for package pricing) - August 16 at 5 p.m. CT

Registration Pricing

Continuing Education (CE) Course Pricing

Course listings and pricing ​are posted on the Course Planner website. For complete registration and course fees, visit the Pricing page.

Standard ​Lectures
​ADA Member Dentist ​(including retired and international)
$25, $50, $75
$255, $420, $565
Nonmember Dentist ​(North America)
$40, $75, $110
$383, $630, $848
Dental Team, Student, and Guest (North America)
$25, $50, $75
$255, $420, $565
​International Nonmember Attendees
Included in registration fee
$383, $630, $848
Prices for standard lectures, workshops, and all-day courses may differ. See individual course listings. Continuing education on the exhibit floor is free, but you must pre-register.

Guarantee Your Seat

All courses are ticketed. CE course and event tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. To confirm your courses, housing, and event tickets in real time, register online here.

VIP Upgrade

VIP Upgrade packages are sold out! ​Please see the Pricing page for other available options. 

VIP Upgrade Includes:

  • All Standard Lectures - You must register for standard lectures to guarantee your seat
  • One Ticket to A Taste of San Francisco (Value $85)
  • Access to sold-out hotels - Book before August 1 to guarantee your top choice!
  • Preferred seating for the Opening Ceremony and General Session eventSOLD OUT!
  • Early Access to the Opening Ceremony and General Session event NEW!
  • Private concierge phone line - Get fast, dedicated customer service assistance
  • Registration packet delivery - Don't wait in registration lines; your registration packet will be waiting for you at your selected hotel when you arrive! (Optional mailing available. You must book within the ADA housing block for packet delivery)
  • Free one-year ADA CE Online Subscription (Value $119)

*Limited number of VIP passes; restrictions may apply

Badge Pickup

Badges will not be mailed; attendees will print their badges onsite at one of several convenient locations. See the list of badge pickup locations below. 

CE courses and events will have digital tickets. No paper tickets to shuffle around and get lost! You will use your badge to enter courses and events for which you have registered.

Locations and Hours

Moscone Convention Center North, Lobby
Main Attendee Registration
Badge Pick Up
Exhibitor Registration

Tuesday, 9/3: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Wednesday, 9/4: 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Thursday, 9/5: 7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Friday, 9/6: 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Saturday, 9/7: 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Sunday, 9/8: 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Moscone Convention Center South, Lobby
Badge Pick Up
Exhibitor Registration

Thursday, 9/5: 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Friday, 9/6: 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Saturday, 9/7: 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Hilton Union Square, Tower 3 Lobby
Badge Pick Up

Wednesday, 9/4: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Thursday, 9/5: 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.

The Westin St. Francis on Union Square, Mezzanine Registration
Badge Pick Up

Wednesday, 9/4: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Thursday, 9/5: 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.