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January 28 – 30, 2019

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Summit 2018 Highlights

Follow Your Summit 2019 Path

Find your track by following these trail marker colors that will be represented throughout Summit.

Financial

IT

Clinical

Admin/All

Preliminary Schedule

Please note: all sessions, topics, speakers, times, activities and rooms are subject to change.

Summit Pre-Registration: Sunday, January 27, 2019

Morning Sessions

  • Pre-Registration

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  • (SOLD OUT) Optional Group Activity: Capilano Suspension Bridge & Canyon Lights

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    The Capilano Suspension Bridge Park is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Vancouver. As an added bonus, you will enjoy the Canyon Lights - an annual winter festival which transforms the park into a world of a thousand twinkling lights. This is an optional activity and is limited to 45 participants. Tickets are available on a first-come-first-served basis.

Summit Day 1: Monday, January 28, 2019

Morning Sessions

  • Registration and Coffee, Juice & Continental Breakfast

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  • Welcome to Summit

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  • Keynote - What is Digital Impression and CAD/CAM Scanning and Milling

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  • Coffee Break

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  • How to Fund New Technologies

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  • Panel Discussion - Implementing Changes in Technology

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  • Exan Roadmap

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  • Lunch

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Afternoon Breakouts

Track - Financial

  • How to Increase your Revenue

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  • Water Break

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  • axiUm Financial Enhancements 2018

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    Samir Boudjebla | Exan

  • Coffee Break

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  • Networking

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  • Water Break

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  • Financial Consortium

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  • Welcome Reception

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Track - I.T.

  • Installation Tricks in axiUm 7.00

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  • Trials, Tribulations & Evolution of Getting Up & Securing a Digital Dental Workflow

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    Dr. David Dodell | Midwestern University

  • Networking

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  • Platinim Sponsor: Citrix

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Track - Clinical

  • Chart Audit

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  • Increasing Compliance using Chart Locks

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  • Networking

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  • axiUm Ascend Roadmap

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Track - Admin/All

  • Whiteboard Session (Goals)

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  • Inbound Referral Module

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  • Networking

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  • Gold Sponsor: Topaz

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Track Extension

  • CAD/CAM Hands-On Workshop Sponsored by Henry Schein

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  • Canadian Networking

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Summit Day 2: Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Morning Sessions

  • Morning Run/Walk

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  • Morning Coffee, Juice & Continental Breakfast

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  • Change Management Introduction

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  • Keynote - Guiding Change: How Leaders Navigate the Emotional Terrain

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    Dr. Jennifer Newman, Workplace Psychologist | Newman Psychological and Consulting Services

  • Coffee Break

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  • The Multi-Generational Workforce: It's not just about Millennials anymore

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    Dr. Joshua Even & Joanna Mullins | Willamette Dental

  • Trends in Dental Education

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    Dr. Denice Stewart | ADEA

  • 2019 Mid-Year Consortium Meeting Announcement

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    Dr. Mary-Jane Hanlon | Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

  • Lunch

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Afternoon Breakouts

Track - Financial

  • Centralized Scheduling & Planned Appointments

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  • Water Break

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  • Insurance Quick Wins

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    Alex Kostiouk & Craig Walton | Exan

  • Coffee Break

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  • Clinical Group Experience

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    Marina Black, MBA, RDA | Loma Linda University

  • Water Break

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  • Call Centre in Action

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    Margaret J. Saiz, MBA, BSBA | University of New Mexico

Track - I.T.

  • Platinum Sponsor: Nvidia

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  • axiUm IT Enhancements 2018

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    Doreen Xue & Jim Cruickshank | Exan

  • Competitive Analysis of BI Tools

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    Crystal, Microsoft & Tableau

  • Managing Support Requests

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Track - Clinical

  • axiUm Future Clinical Enhancements

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  • Gold Sponsor: Dr. First

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  • 5 Digital Curriculum Innovations You’ll See in the next 5 Years

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    Dr. Jonny Brennan | AT Still

  • Platinum Sponsor: MiPACS Updates - HTML5 3D Web Viewer & More

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Track - Admin/All

  • axiUm PowerAdmin 101

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  • Culture, Organizational Performance & The Journey To Successful Strategy Execution

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    Sam Khattab | Exan

  • Platinum Sponsor: EasyMarkit

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  • axiUm Admin Enhancements 2018

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    Doreen Xue | Exan

Morning Sessions

  • Cocktail Reception

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  • Gala Dinner

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To Start

Wild organic arugula, star anise Okanagan poached Anjou pear, toasted pecans, Salt Spring Island goat cheese, passion fruit dressing.

Entrée Choices
  • Certified Angus braised beef shortrib, truffle mashed potato, caramelized shallots, asparagus.
  • Maple roasted salmon filet, truffle mashed potato, caramelized shallots, asparagus.
  • Cauliflower coconut curry, cardamom basmati, green beans, yogurt raita served in a dish (not vegan), fried poppadum, fresh cilantro (VEGAN, GF, Not Spicy).
For Dessert

Parisian Royal, Callebaut dark chocolate mousse, chocolate sponge, Chai vanilla anglaise, fresh berries.

Optional Training Day: Wednesday, January 30, 2019

General axiUm Training - General Session

  • Morning Juice, Coffee & Continental Breakfast

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  • If you want it, here it is, come and get it! Part 1

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    Taking advantage of the new features in 7.0x.

Crystal Reports Training

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  • Introduction to Crystal Reports in axiUm

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    Seating is limited for this course. Register early. A laptop will be provided for your temporary use. Course prerequisite - basic knowledge of axiUm. See detailed course agenda below.

General axiUm Training: Track 1

  • Coffee Break 30 Mins.

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  • Deep Dive Into Data:

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    Cleaning up the Info Manager by finding reports not used in a long time using the Report Access Log; Production, Collections and Accounts Receivable; Managing unallocated payments and adjustments.

  • Lunch

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  • Becoming an eRx-pert

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    Learn how to become an electronic prescribing expert in this session focused on prescriptions. Get an inside peek at axiUm’s integration with electronic prescribing and learn how easy it is to improve your prescribing process.

  • Coffee Break 30 Mins.

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  • If you want it, here it is, come and get it! Part 2

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    Taking advantage of the new features in 7.0x.

General axiUm Training: Track 2

  • Get Work Done While You Sleep

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    Take maximum advantage of the standard overnight options in axiUm, to save work and clean-up data as well as an overview of customization options.

  • Move to the Web! Move to the Right!

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    An overview of web forms and new features in 7.04.

  • Make a Great First Impression with First Access/Patient Access

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    Enhance patient care using web access.

Crystal Reports Training

  • Introduction to Crystal Reports in axiUm (continued)

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  • Introduction to Crystal Reports in axiUm (continued)

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  • Introduction to Crystal Reports in axiUm (continued)

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General axiUm Training Course Overview

  • Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of axiUm
  • There are two tracks and one course in each track’s time slot.
  • Attendees may switch from one track to the other throughout the day.

Crystal Reports Course Overview

Introduction to Relational Databases

  • Database terminology (Table, Row, Column, Keys)
  • The relational database model

Become familiar with Crystal Report environment

  • Database Expert
  • Crystal Report Sections
  • Select Expert
  • Group Expert
  • Sort Expert
  • Parameters
  • Summary Formulas

Overview of standard reports and how axiUm interacts with them

  • Areas where axiUm runs standard Crystal reports
  • How axiUm passes information to standard reports
  • Restrictions to consider when modifying standard reports
  • Make simple edits on standard reports

Get to know different types of axiUm custom reports

  • Definitions for each type of axiUm custom report
  • Differences between axiUm custom report types
  • axiUm requirements and specifics for each type of a custom report
  • How axiUm interacts with Custom reports
  • Learn to create axiUm Consents using the master template

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