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General Information  

The Florida Dental Convention (FDC) is the official meeting of the Florida Dental Association (FDA). The 2018 Florida Dental Convention will be held June 21-23, 2018 at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Kissimmee, FL. FDA member dentists receive free pre-registration to this annual meeting as a member benefit! We offer three full days of continuing education as well as an exhibit hall featuring more than 300 leading dental exhibitors. A 13-member committee of FDA member dentists work to create a dynamic, engaging scientific program for all dental professionals each year. Come join us!

Code of Ethics

The FDA Committee on Conventions and Continuing Education (C-CCE) pledge to continuously provide high-caliber and well-rounded educational programs and exhibitions for the dental professional. The C-CCE aims to treat attendees, speakers, exhibitors, sponsors and all other partners with respect, professionalism and honesty. 


FDC2018 will be located at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center. The Gaylord Palms is located at 6000 W. Osceola Parkway, Orlando, FL 34746. Click here for directions. 

Hotel Reservations

FDC2018 has a block of rooms set aside for attendees and exhibitors at a special convention rate of $196 per night, including self-parking, at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center. To make your hotel reservation click here or contact the hotel at 407.586.2000. 

Parking and Shuttle Bus Service

FDC will offer remote parking at a convenient, non-congested location for FDC2018. Remote parking is the most convenient option for FDC attendees. There is a charge for parking at Gaylord Palms if you are not a guest of the hotel. Parking is extremely limited for drive-in attendees not staying at the hotel.

Registering Children

Children under 12 years of age do not need to be registered and will not receive a badge. Children are not allowed in education sessions.