Last Minute Reminders for Star of the North
Final preparations are underway to make this year’s Star of the North Meeting an excellent opportunity for all members to Make Connections and Gain Experience! As you prepare to attend the annual conference at St. Paul’s RiverCentre this Thursday through Saturday, here are a few reminders:
- Learn more about the transition from Midwest Dental Benefits to Simple by stopping by the MDA Information Booth in the Kellogg Lobby on Thursday from 4:30 to 8:00 p.m. Debi Loder, MDB Director of Operations, and Steve Schultz, President of Simple, will be on hand to answer members’ questions regarding the transition. The MDA and the Scientific Session Committee is providing this opportunity in an easy-to-find, central location in the Kellogg Lobby as a service to our members (Please note, there will not be an MDB booth on the exhibit floor as previously announced.)
- Stop by to meet the MDA’s new Executive Director, Carmelo Cinqueonce, at a special Meet and Greet during the Exhibit Hall Premiere Night on Thursday from 4:30 to 8:00 p.m. in the exhibit hall rotunda. Please note that in order to access this area, you must be registered for the Star of the North Meeting and the Premiere Night (event #1200).
- Arrive early on Friday for our keynote presentation, The Glass Castle. Jeannette Walls will share her inspiring message and discuss her acclaimed book, which was named one of the “Top 10 Books of the Decade” by Amazon.
- The Star of the North Meeting offers a mobile-friendly App for use on your Smartphone or tablet. You will be able to access meeting information including registration hours, exhibitor listings, a schedule of events and housing information. In addition, you can access your individual course itinerary (with room assignments), view your course handouts and even record CE completion codes to verify your CE. Check it out at www.prereg.net/2012/mda/mobile.
And don’t forget, if you are not already registered for the Star of the North Meeting, you can do so online and avoid the registration lines at the meeting. Go to http://star.mndental.org/.