Social and networking programme

​More than just a Conference and Exhibition

After a day packed full of learning, come and enjoy the programme of activities we have on to enable you to meet others attending the event.


25 MAY

Welcome reception                          


Meet other delegates, exhibitors and speakers as the opening day draws to a close. Share ideas and what you have learnt that day over a complimentary drink.

​Honours and Awards Gala Dinner


Our prestigious annual Honours and Awards Gala Dinner will be introduced by Stephen Hancocks OBE, Editor- in-Chief of the British Dental Journal. The dinner honours and celebrates the achievements and contributions of individuals and groups across the dental industry.                  

Tickets are limited.

£90 per person.

26 MAY

Spring Ball (for newly qualified dentists)


Join us for a night of glitz at this year's Hollywood Glamour themed ball. Join your peers for a glass of bubbly before heading to for a three course dinner and entertainment.

Principal Hotel (formerly known as Palace Hotel)

£65 per person.*

Friday Night Social

Join us drinks and sharing platters, and then dance the night away with old friends and new.

Tickets are limited.

£25 per person.

*To register for the Spring Ball email springball@bda.org​