2016 Annual Meeting

Welcome to the 2016 IAO Annual Meeting homepage!

Watch Dr. Ken Lee, IAO President, introduce the fantastic line-up of speakers and activities in Tucson next April.

Speakers and Program

2016 IAO Annual Meeting Brochure Don’t miss the 2016 Program! Drs. Timothy Bromage, William Hang, and John Kois will be speaking with many other talented lecturers. Plus, Invisalign® Fundamentals and Intermediate courses and certification offered on-site and included in the price of registration!

For full team professional development, Dr. Mike Lowry will be lecturing on the essential role of staff members in successful orthodontic practice. Spouses and guests are also up for some professional development of the epicurean variety with the Tastes of Tucson and Arizona Wine Tours.

Download 2016 Annual Meeting Brochure

View Annual Meeting Objectives

View Lecture Schedule

View 2016 Speaker Bios

Important Dates/Deadlines
Exhibitor Registration March 1, 2016
Advance Attendee Registration March 1, 2016
Room Reservations March 4, 2016
Tier Advancement Notification March 6, 2016
Table Clinics/Case Displays March 31, 2016

Registration and Rates – Register Now

Download the 2016 Meeting Registration Form

To register, please download the 2016 Meeting Registration Form. For more information on registration rates, visa requirements, and benefits of registration, please visit the Annual Meeting Registration page.

**New this year**, non-member registration rates include one year of IAO membership.

**Note to Speakers and Exhibitors About Hotel Booking Scam**

If you have been contacted about making your hotel accomodations for the meeting by a group identifying itself as either the National Travel Association or Exhibitors acheter cialis generique Housing Management, please be aware this is a scam. IAO does not contract out to any other companies to manage hotel booking. To make your reservation, please use the information links provided on the Hotel/Tours page.


2016 IAO Annual Meeting exhibit space is available on a first come, first served basis. Don’t wait – reserve your space now! The Exhibitor Registration deadline is March 1, 2016.

Click here to learn more or to reserve a booth

Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf and Tennis Resort

The 2016 IAO Annual Meeting will take place at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Resort in Tucson, Arizona USA.

Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf and Tennis Resort
10000 North Oracle Road
Tucson, Arizona 85704 USA
Tel: +1-520-544-5000; Fax: +1-520-544-1222

The IAO has secured a special attendee room rate of $189.00/night.

Click to visit the Hotel Reservations Page

Tastes of Tucson and Arizona Wine Tours, and Tucson Area Fun for the Whole Family

This year’s spouse/guest program is a real treat! Enjoy two days of epicurean delights with the Tastes of Tucson (Friday, April 8) and the Arizona Wine Tour (Saturday, April 9). **Tour tickets included with Spouse/Guest Registration**

Learn more about Tastes of Tucson and Arizona Wine Tour.

Once you’ve sampled the tastes of the region it’s time to explore other Tucson-area attractions where you’ll find fun for the whole family.

Or stay close to home and enjoy the relaxing activities and luxurious amenities offered by the Hilton El Conquistador Resort.

Learn more

Case Displays & Table Clinics

Any attending doctor is welcome to present a Table Clinic or Case Display at the 2016 IAO Annual Meeting. Applications must be submitted online no later than March 31, 2016.

Table Clinics and Case Displays will be held on Saturday, April 9 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm in the Exhibit Hall. All Table Clinics and Case Displays will be reviewed by a panel of experts during the session time. First, second, and third place in each event will receive an award certificate at the Annual Banquet on Saturday evening and discounted registrations for the 2017 IAO Annual Meeting.

Click to learn more or apply to present a Table Clinic or Case Display

ADA CERP Information

The International Association for Orthodontics (IAO) is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the ADA. Click for more information on contacting the ADA.

AGD PACE Information

The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship/Mastership credit. The current term of acceptance extends from 10/2014 – 12/2018.


Doctors are cautioned against the use of limited knowledge when incorporating technicques and procedures into their practices, especially when a session has not provided them with the necessary supervised clinical experience in the technique or procedure to ensure that they have attained competence.