Conference Registration Portal

The Conference has been rescheduled to October 1-4th, 2020!

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Conference Schedule

October 1-4, 2020

Hotel Information

$137/ Night Group Rate!

MCP Golf Tournament

Grapevine Golf Course

October 1-4th 2020

DLAT members: $200 for both days!  Non-members: $300 for both days! 

Get all your CE requirements in one weekend at a great location for the whole family!

Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center

Grapevine, Texas

 Welcome to the Conference Registration Portal. Here you will find all you need to register for the Conference, see all the details of the events, keep up to date of all the exciting changes to the conference format this year!

If you would like to register via paper form, please feel free to download the 2020 Conference Registration, fill out the forms, and mail, fax or email it to DLAT. You can also pre-register online and click the "Pay by Check Option" and mail in your check afterward.

Keynote Speaker: Joseph Saburn, Esq

Featured Speaker: Ricki Braswell, CAE

2020 DLAT (Tentative) Conference Schedule

Thursday, October 1st

1pm - 6pm

MCP Golf Tournament


Exhibitor Move in

7pm RSVP Here

Top Golf Mixer Sponsored by

Alien Milling

All Coffee Breaks Sponsored by:

Aspen Dental

Attendee Backpacks Sponsored by:

Affordable Dentures & Implants - Dental Laboratories

Dental Laboratory Association of Texas

Friday, October 2nd


Registration/Badge Pickup


DLAT President's Welcome

AOLP President's Welcome

8:30am -10:30am

Keynote Speaker: Confronting the Challenge and Embracing the Emerging Opportunities for your Dental Laboratory: Joseph Saburn, ESQ

Novice Course: Dental Materials: - Marlon Gohn

Regulatory concerns regarding the Ortho Lab - Gary D. Morgan, CDT, CQA/ASQ


Exhibit Hall Grand Opening - Sponsored by Aspen Dental

10:30am  - 12:30pm

Featured Speaker: Create Your Success in 2020 and Beyond - Ricki Braswell, CAE

Novice Course: Introduction to Dentures, Both Traditional and Digital - Eugene Royzengurt, DTG

RPE and MARPE : Full Digital Workflow Design and Fabrication: Giacomo Bartolini, CDT

12:30pm - 1:30pm

Lunch on your own

DLAT Members Business Meeting (Lunch Provided)

AOLP Members Business Meeting (Lunch Provided)

1:30pm - 5:30pm

Vendor Day! Table Clinics in Exhibit Hall

4 Hours Scenfic CE!

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Exhibitors Reception - Drinks, Food and Raffle!

7:30pm - 11pm

Presidents' Reception - Free for all! Live Country music, Texas Odourves, Cigar Event!


Saturday, October 3rd


Registration/Badge Pick-up

8am -10am

ArgenIS is not an OEM Abutment, but a better Solution & Your Digital Workflow: Steaffani Dall, RDH

Amber Mill , The new Frontier of Lithium DiSilicate blocks: Edward Lomire, DMD

RPE for TAD’s: a dedicated line of expander: Giacomo Bartolini, CDT

Aligner Therapy: Evolution, Fabrication and Implementation: Sokratis Gonidis (7 hour Hands-on Course Extra Fee)

8:30am- 10:30am

Advanced Case Design: Featuring Smile Enhancement Appliances and Unilaterals for Implants & Digital Production for Flexibles and Metal-free Partial Alternatives with the Latest innovation in Digital Materials: Kris Schermerhorn, CDT

A Laugh and Learn on Removable Prosthetics: Anthony Calonico

Removable Course #2 -(TBD) - Eugene Royzengurt, DTG

10am - 12am

Leading the Treatment Plan with Computer Dental Diagnostics: Nick Glickman

Fixed Course #4 (TBD) Besmile

Advanced Removable Prosthetics: John Morgan Buie. DDS

Hands-on Round Tables: Acrylics, Bending, Pulse Arc Welding and More!

10:30am - 12:30am

Regulatory Standard - Gary Morgan

Implant Supported Full Arch Fixed Treatment Options - Ruben Arebalo

Immediate Dentures: Standard and Advanced Fabrication Protocols:Tom Zaleski

12pm - 2pm

Awards Luncheon - Free for all attendees, CDT Milestone Pins


Digital Dentures- Energize Your Possibilities: Daniel Alter, CDT, MDT

The beauty of Esthetics with Monolithics: Daniel Swamy, CDT

Digitally Designed and Printed Splints - Lance Dowdle


Texas Laws Concerning the Dentists and Dental Labs: Jason Stubbs, CDT

CPR Certification



Sunday, October 4th


Sunday Bloody Sunday: Bloody Marys with AOLP's President

8am -10am

Digital Workflow in a Small Ortho Lab using Easyrx  - Cade Tippett, BS, CDT

10am - 12am

Fitting Bands on Plaster and Resin Models. Presented by Steve Szara.



Registration Add-ons

Saturday 8am - 4pm

Ortho Aligners, Lecture/Hands on: Sokratis Gonidis, Gonidis Lab, Athens Greece ($200)

Saturday 2:30pm - 4:30pm

CPR Certification Classs ($55)

Saturday 12pm - 2pm

Awards Luncheon Guest Meal Ticket ($50)

-for freinds and family of registered attendees

Sunday 8am-12pm

Herbst Appliance Hands-on: Lance Dowdle, Excel Ortho Lab ($100)


Eat, shop, explore and play in Grapevine! During free-time, Dental Laboratory Association of Texas (DLAT) conference attendees can explore Grapevine’s many local restaurants, shops or attractions. Enjoy exclusive offers through Grapevine's "Show Your Badge" Program, which is exclusive only to Grapevine convention and leisure guests who have official identification badges with their name and group affiliation. Attendees may show their badge at participating businesses to receive special offers.


Come visit "Voices from the Bench" Podcast in the Exhibit Hall Lounge!

2020 Sponsors

Our 2020 Platinum Sponsors!

Hands-on Courses:

More info coming soon!

Association of Orthodontic Laboratory Professionals 3rd Annual Conference

Conference Contact

Dental Laboratory Association of Texas

P.O. Box 118932

Carrollton, Tx 75011

Phone and Fax: 800-376-2955

Conference Chair

Matthew Douglas, CDT, President

Speakers/ Class Captains Chair / Annual Golf Tournament

Richard Wills, CDT, Vice President

Volunteers Needed!

Would you like to help with the conference?

Consider becoming a class captain and helping the speakers and attendees during the breakout classes. This year will feature a cool new CE badge scanning technology that will be done by the Class Captains! For more information contact Robert Jones, CDT at: (Contact him before you register if possible)