CONFERENCE AGENDA

 

Considered the best informational and networking event of the year, Dykema’s award-winning Annual Definitive Conference for Dental Service Organizations brings hundreds of the greatest thought leaders in the industry, all in the same place, for three action-packed days. Our topics are meticulously selected to appeal to all facets of the DSO industry, including sellers, buyers, investors, dental entrepreneurs, group practices of all sizes, and DSOs and special markets of all sizes.

Kevin Cumbus, Co-Founder of TUSK Partners, shares his excitement on what to expect at this year's conference.
Check out the agenda for full details.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 15, 2020

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Tusk Brokerage Event (Details Coming Soon)

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Women’s Empower Happy Hour

A special networking event geared specifically for the professional women in the DSO industry to connect, exchange, and inspire.

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Registration and Welcome Reception for all Attendees

THURSDAY, JULY 16, 2020

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Buffet Breakfast & Registration

9:00 AM – 9:50 AM

All Across the DSO Industry – This is Dykema

  • Brian Colao, Director of the Dykema DSO Industry Group
  • Eric White, Member, Dykema
  • Zachary Hoard, Member, Dykema
  • Craig Woods, Member, Dykema
  • Virgil Ochoa, Member, Dykema

9:50 AM – 10:00 AM

Introduction to Dykema/Message to Sponsors – Jeff Civilico

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

The Power of Best in Class Culture – A Rodeo Story

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Break/Networking

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Lessons From Best in Class Organizations – A Panel Discussion

11:30 AM – NOON

A Live Podcast Interview with Stanley Bergman

NOON – 12:30 PM

Lessons in Leadership from Fast Growth DSOs – A Panel Discussion

12:30 PM – 12:40 PM

Presentation of the Second Annual Dykema DSO Dental Titan Award

12:40 PM – 12:50 PM

Message From Our Lunch Sponsor

12:50 PM – 2:00 PM

Lunch & Networking

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Breakout Sessions (2 Rotations)

 

Breakout A: Sleep Clinic Presentation

Breakout B: TBD

Breakout C: TBD

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Break/Networking

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM

The Power of Women in Dentistry – A Panel Discussion

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Stories From Minority Investors in DSOs – A Panel Discussion

5:00 PM – 5:30 PM

DSO M&A Update – A Panel Discussion

5:30 PM – 6:15 PM

Celebrity Keynote Speaker

6:15 PM – 8:00 PM

Cocktail Reception

FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2020

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Buffet Breakfast

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

The Power of Direct-To-Consumer Marketing – A Panel Discussion

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Marketing Presentation

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Stories From First-Time DSO Investors – A Panel Discussion

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

DEO Panel

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Break/Networking

11:30 AM – NOON

Alternative DSO Structures Update

NOON – 12:30 PM

Dental Students and DSOs – A Panel Discussion

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Lunch/Close