Special Events

Thursday Mix and Mingle

The Thursday Mixer will begin as the Exhibit Hall closes in the foyer of  the Exhibit Hall on Thursday Feb. 7th at 6:00 pm and is FREE to all attendees and exhibitors. Enjoy visiting with friends and colleagues, listening to the sounds of smooth jazz, taking fun photos in our Photo booth, a bit of magic and refreshments before heading out for the evening.

Table Clinics

Sponsored by The Dental Advisor

Thursday, February 7
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Stay informed of current research and new techniques by attending these informative demonstrations.


Kamas Memorial/Student and Faculty Lecture

Presented by Dr. Ronald Auvenshine
Friday, February 8, 2019

This course is free to all UTSD students and faculty.  Must be registered to attend the Star of the South.


Happy Hours

Enjoy complimentary beer or wine in the Exhibit Hall on Thursday and Friday from 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. while shopping for supplies.   On Friday, pick up a ticket from the exhibitors that you visit and turn it into the GHDS Booth to be entered into a prize drawing.  The more you visit, the more chances you have to win!


PAC Club / DENPAC Booth

Support your DENPAC – information coming soon

GHDS Membership Booth

The GHDS Membership booth will include:

  • Information on GHDS Membership, Society Activities and Events
  • Exhibit Hall Cash Drawings
  • 2020 Exhibitor Information
  • ADA Representatives