The Planning Board of the Greater Long Island Dental Meeting is pleased to invite you, your staff and colleagues to attend the 2020 Annual Session on Tuesday, March 31st  Wednesday, April 1st at the Hilton Hotel in Melville, New York. All sessions will be held in the Hilton Hotel, to include full and half-day scientific programs and table clinics with over 145 Exhibitions displaying the latest in technology, equipment, supplies and services.

The Exhibition Hall will open on Tuesday, March 31st at 4:00 pm, hosting a complimentary cocktail reception, live entertainment and Exhibitor raffles, giving the doctor the chance to win multiple prizes! Wednesday, April 1st will feature a world-class scientific program where up to 12 hours of continuing education can be obtained.

On Wednesday April 1st we will host a complimentary happy hour with a $1,000 prize ($500 cash + $500 vendor voucher) for all those who attend either a full day session or 2 ½ day sessions

PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST – $250 for first prize and certificates awarded to second and third place winners. The Photography Contest entry form can be found here.

TABLE CLINICS will be held in the Exhibition Hall on Wednesday, April 1st from from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. Two First Place Prizes will be awarded: Residents/Students – First Place $250 and Hygienists – First Place $250.


Please refer to the home page for details.

Interested in buying, selling, leasing, partnership or attaining an associate? Please see our Resource Board for details on how and where to post your listing.


Contact the Hilton Hotel directly at:
Toll free 1-800-526-8605 or 631-845-1000

View our hotel page for more info
Atrium Dining, Breakfast, Buffet Lunch & Dinner
Asian Fusion – Lunch & Dinner
Exhibition Hall – Boxed lunches will be available

Valet parking is available in front of the hotel. Ample self-parking is located at the rear of the hotel. There is a rear entrance to the hotel and Meeting.



Click “Course Listings” below for the complete 2020 scientific lineup. Seating is limited, please register early!


Registration will be located on the main floor of the hotel. An additional fee of $25 will be added to the registration fee for all on-site registration of scientific sessions. TO VIEW THE EXHIBITIONS IS ALWAYS FREE OF CHARGE AND CAN BE OBTAINED AT REGISTRATION.


COURSES AT A GLANCE. Click on the desired presenter and an overview of the course and fee schedule will be depicted. If you attend one full day or two half-day courses on Wednesday, the evening courses will be free of charge (excluding CPR). Please see the individual course listings for pricing.

EXHIBITION HALL. ALL REGISTRANTS – FREE (includes complimentary cocktail parties on Tuesday & Wednesday – pre-registration is required).

Limited Seating – Pre-Register Early!

If you have a special need as a result of a disability as defined in the Americans With
Disability Act, please inform GLIDM a minimum of two days in advance of the Meeting.

If you wear a pacemaker, we do suggest that you avoid being in the vicinity of demonstrations of the following, since these could cause an erratic performance of the pacemaker: electrosurgery, ultrasonics, induction casing, electronically controlled timers, electric pulp testers, wireless intercom systems or any arcing electric motors.

The Greater Long Island Dental Meeting assumes no obligation or responsibility of any kind for or with respect to any transactions, dealings, representation, assurances or guarantees of any Exhibitor or its’ representatives.

Every Dentist attending a full or two half-day courses will be automatically  entered in the $1,000 drawing ($500 cash / $500 merchandise credit).  The winner will be selected in the Exhibition Hall at 5:30 pm at our Happy Hour.

For additional information or assistance in your planning, please contact:
Fran McHugh, Coordinator
631-244-0722 or

Greater Long Island Dental Meeting
7 Main Street
West Sayville, NY 11796