Industry Sessions

2023 Sponsors & Exhibitors

Industry Session Speakers


Dr. TC Hardy

Is DIBS AI Digital Indirect Bonding the Real Deal?

Saturday, October 21, 2023
8:30am – 9:00am

Dr. T.C. Hardy shares his insights on the challenges and benefits of incorporating digital indirect bonding into his practice. Do the benefits outweigh the challenges of incorporating DIBS AI into a practice? Dr. Hardy will share the impact of using DIBS AI in his practice including the impact on business performance and how those are measured. He will also demonstrate the Case Approval process for a patient and answer questions on the level of doctor treatment control vs. automation, Turnaround Time vs. case customization, and flexibility vs. simplicity. Additionally, Dr. Hardy can share his experience with training requirements for both staff and doctors as well as the options to completely delegate both initial bonding as well as broken bracket appointments.

Steve Volcko

7 Secrets to Practice Management Success

Saturday, October 21, 2023
9:30am – 10am

Talking to orthodontic teams from all over the world is a main part of Steve’s job. Throughout the years, everyone from doctors to office managers, treatment coordinators, and clinical team members have shared their success secrets, regardless of their practice management system. Steve will divulge seven of these secrets so that you can implement them in your practice as well. Bring some of your own success stories! During the second half, we’ll spend some time sharing and learning from one another.

Dr. Barry Glaser

Digital treatment planning reimagined with ClinCheck Live Update and Invisalign Personalized Plan

Saturday, October 21, 2023
9:30am – 10am

Join Align Global Faculty Dr. Barry Glaser for this educational and entertaining session exploring the latest advancements in digital treatment planning for Invisalign treatment. 

Dr. Daniela Toro

Becoming Fully Digital: Introducing LightForce

Saturday, October 21, 2023
10:00 am – 10:30 am

During this session, Dr. Daniela Toro will provide a comprehensive overview of LightForce Orthodontics, highlighting its key features and the benefits it has to offer. She will dive into how she successfully transitioned to the LightForce personalized system and seamlessly incorporated it into her practice. This session will demonstrate how integrating LightForce Orthodontics can benefit orthodontic practices, regardless of their clinical preferences or existing systems.


Dr. Brian Gaudreault

SureSmile Digital Orthodontics – Scan, Plan, Design and Deliver Fixed and Removable appliances for all Case Types

Friday, October 20, 2023
12:10 pm – 12:30 pm

During this session, Dr. Brian Gaudreault will present the clinical application and workflow of Cloud-Based SureSmile software to create a treatment plan, design, and deliver customized robotically bent archwires or removable Aligners.