Windy City Emerging Speaker Program Portal

Your Spotlight on the CDS Midwinter Meeting Podium

Welcome to the Windy City Emerging Speaker Program, a premier speaking platform tailored exclusively for the fresh voices in the dental community. If you've never had the privilege of speaking at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting, nor been identified by a CDS scout at another dental meeting, this is your opportunity.

The Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting isn't just any gathering; it's a confluence of the brightest minds and most influential figures in dentistry. By joining our program, you will not only address an audience at one of the country’s most prestigious dental meetings, but you will also catch the attention of our Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting scouts, along with dental scouts from across the nation.

The Windy City Emerging Speaker Program will offer a series of 75-minute speaking sessions, presenting a potential turning point in a budding speaker's career. Embrace this chance to share your expertise, captivate an audience, and elevate your professional journey in the field of dental continuing education.

Please complete this application form to be considered for the 2026 and 2027 Windy City Emerging Speaker Program for the 2026 and 2027 Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meetings. Windy City Speakers for the 2026 Midwinter Meeting will be notified in the spring of 2025.

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