AGD Leadership Development Symposium

Program Schedule*

Friday, April 12, 2019

7:00 a.m. – Networking Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – Welcome and Opening Remarks

Neil Gajjar, DDS, MAGD, AGD President

8:30 a.m. – Keynote Address

“Effective Leadership - How to Lead”

Bruce Burton, DMD, MAGD, ABGD, AGD Past President and STAR Facilitator

9:30 a.m. – Morning Break

9:45 a.m. 

Track A: “Grassroots Advocacy and Collaborative Opportunities”

Rocky Napier, DMD, Legislative & Governmental Affairs Council Chair            

Track B: “Growing from Within”

Sanjay Uppal, DDS, FAGD, Regions 15/16 Trustee

Track C: “CE’s for Growth”

David Halpern, DMD, FAGD, AGD Past President and STAR Facilitator

11:50 a.m. – Networking Lunch and Learn presented by Colgate

Max Moses, JD, CPA, MBA, AGD Executive Director

Burkhard Selent, MSc, PhD, Colgate Dental Science Liaison

GROUPS A, B and C SWITCH SESSIONS

1:30 p.m. 

Track A: “Grassroots Advocacy and Collaborative Opportunities”

Rocky Napier, DMD, Legislative & Governmental Affairs Council Chair            

Track B: “Growing from Within”

Sanjay Uppal, DDS, FAGD, Regions 15/16 Trustee

Track C: “CE’s for Growth”

David Halpern, DMD, FAGD, AGD Past President and STAR Facilitator

2:30 p.m. – Afternoon Break 

2:40 p.m. –

Track A: “Continuing Education Meeting Development”

Ms. Julie Berger, Executive Director, Region 10

Track B: “Engagement Strategies for Staff and Volunteers”

Ms. Francine Johannesen,  Executive Director, Region 18

Track C: “Membership Recruitment and Retention”

Mai-Ly Duong, DMD, FAGD,  AZAGD President Elect and New Dentist Committee Chair

GROUPS A, B and C SWITCH SESSIONS

3:50 p.m. - Track A: “Continuing Education Meeting Development”

Ms. Julie Berger, Executive Director            

Track B: “Engagement Strategies for Staff and Volunteers”

Ms. Francine Johannesen,  Executive Director

Track C: “Membership Recruitment and Retention”

Mai-Ly Duong, DMD, FAGD,  AZAGD President Elect and New Dentist Committee Chair

5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. – LDS Networking Reception @ AGD Headquarters 

Saturday, April 13, 2019

7:00 a.m. – Networking Breakfast

GROUPS A, B and C SWITCH SESSIONS

8:30 a.m.

Track A: “Continuing Education Meeting Development”

Ms. Julie Berger, Executive Director, Region 10

Track B: “Engagement Strategies for Staff and Volunteers”

Ms. Francine Johannesen,  Executive Director, Region 18

Track C: “Membership Recruitment and Retention”

Mai-Ly Duong, DMD, FAGD,  AZAGD President Elect and New Dentist Committee Chair

9:30 a.m. – Wrap-Up: “Work, Play, and Learn”

Bruce DeGinder, DDS, MAGD, AGD Past President and STAR Facilitator

10:15 a.m. – Closing Remarks

Connie White, DDS, FAGD, AGD President Elect

*Please Note: Schedule is subject to change*

For more information about the meeting, please contact your Regional Director or Constituent Services at constituentservices@agd.org