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In addition to our amazing speaker line-up, the DTA Annual Meeting offers a number of optional activities. Whether you are interested in networking or just looking to have some fun in the sun, these events will enable you to make the most of your time at Ponte Vedra beach!  Sign-up for the majority of the activities is included in the Annual Meeting registration form.

am1DTA's Women in Business Network

Note: This event requires a separate registration.  Please use the dropdown menu in the upper left-hand corner.

Join the Sixth Annual DTA Women in Business Network with activities designed to foster networking, professional development and business mentoring.

Dinner Event: Monday, November 6th, 6:30-8:30pm

Arrive a day early to meet and connect with many of the leading women in the dental industry as they enjoy a delightful dinner and wine pairing demonstration at the Inn’s luxurious sister property, the Lodge, a short shuttle ride from the resort. 

Breakfast, Discussion & Beach Cruise: November 7th, 8:00am-12:00pm

This year over breakfast the group is preparing to have an interactive group discussion on the topic of “Social Media”.  How do you use it in your business and which sites facilitate the results you desire based on your company goals?  Following breakfast, the group will be provided with individual beach cruisers and will set off for a leisurely ride along the beach located directly behind the resort.

The Women in Business Network Event is open to women in leadership roles within the dental industry as well as women who are “rising stars” within their organization.  Cost is $175 per person and includes two meals, breakfast discussion program, and a beach bike ride and tour.  Please note that attendees must be registered for the DTA Annual Meeting in order to participate in this event.

yogaSunrise Yoga

Wednesday, November 8th and Thursday, November 9th, 6:00 am-7:00 am

Start your day in the right frame of mind with yoga on the beach! Feel free to arrive late, or depart early, whatever your schedule allows.  This event is complimentary both mornings.

golfDTA Golf Tournament

Wednesday, November 8th, 12:00-5:45pm

Designed in 1928 by famed British architect Herbert Bertram Strong, the par-72, 6,811-yard Ocean Course represents the area's first resort golf experience.  In 1939, the Ocean Course was selected to host the prestigious Ryder Cup Match, an event that was unfortunately cancelled due to the onset of World War II.  Five times in its history, the Ocean Course has proudly served as the site for the U.S. Open qualifying round.  Cost for this event is $175 per golfer, which includes a boxed lunch and 19th Hole refreshments.  Club rental, if needed, is $60.

nightA Unique Dinner Escape! 

Wednesday, November 8th, 6:30 pm–10:00 pm

Join your friends and colleagues for a memorable evening of dining and entertainment. Featuring foods from Florida’s land and sea and a chance to network in a truly one-of-a-kind setting, this extraordinary dinner event will be held at the Ponte Vedra Inn’s 30,000 square foot Spa. This renowned spa, with its unique design and décor, creates the perfect setting for the evening. Count on a surprise or two! The cost is $150 per person and includes all food and beverages.

owlEmerging Leaders Activity: Volleyball and Beach Fun

Thursday, November 10th, 2:00 pm–5:00 pm

Take advantage of this year’s meeting location and head to the beach, located right behind the resort!  Arrive and depart as your schedule allows.  We will have volleyball nets set up for recreational play, as well as plenty of beer, sodas and light snacks. This event is open to ALL Annual Meeting attendees, and cost is $35 per person.