Frequently Asked Questions

2021 ADEA Allied Dental Faculty Leadership Development Program (Virtual)
“Leadership Development Through Self-reflection and Inspiration”
Aug. 11−14, 2021

The 2021 ADEA Allied Dental Faculty Leadership Development Program, “Leadership Development Through Self-reflection and Inspiration,” will be held as a virtual program from Aug. 11−14.

The ADEA Allied Dental Faculty Leadership Development Program is designed for faculty and program directors in dental assisting, dental hygiene, dental laboratory technology and dental therapy programs with the potential to make significant contributions to allied dental education.

The program provides participants with a unique opportunity to assess their current leadership skills and build on them while developing relationships with a small group of participants facilitated by an advisor. This empowering program provides individual coaching, mentoring and creates an outstanding network of colleagues.

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The virtual conference will start on Wednesday, Aug. 11 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time and end on Saturday, Aug. 14 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

Please review the program agenda for program content.


▷ What is included in the meeting registration?

Registration includes access to all events.

▷ How can I address registration issues/changes?

To cancel your registration or ask questions about registration, email Shalonda King at

▷ I’m not a member. Can I participate?

No. Only ADEA members can apply to and register for the program.

▷ Can I register my colleagues for these events?

No. Each individual must complete their own registration.

▷ Can I share my virtual conference login information with other members of my team?

For each individual registered to attend virtually, only one device (computer, laptop, tablet, phone) will be allowed to enter the virtual conference.


▷ How do I join the virtual event?

  • Click the “Access Virtual Event” button in your virtual invitation email or virtual reminder emails, which will be sent each morning during the program.
  • Only accepted applicants will be allowed to enter the virtual conference.


To ensure a high-quality experience, your computer/phone/tablet and internet connection speed should meet the following recommended system requirements.

▷ To use Streampoint LIVE, you will need:

  • Overview
    • Internet connection—broadband wired or wireless (3G or 4G/LTE)
    • Speakers and microphone—built-in, USB plug-in, or wireless Bluetooth
    • Webcam—built-in, USB plug-in  
  • Windows
    To use the Streampoint LIVE web platform, you’ll need:
    • Windows 10, Windows 8 or 8.1, Windows 7
    • Chrome, Firefox, Edge Chromium (The latest version)
    • For Edge, cookie settings need to be enabled
    • Computer or laptop with Intel Pentium 4 processor or later that is
    • SSE2 capable and 512 MB of RAM, or a Surface PRO 2 or
    • Surface PRO 3
  • Mac
    To use Streampoint LIVE on Mac, you’ll need:
    • Mac OS X, macOS 10.9 or later
    • Chrome, Firefox, Edge Chromium
    • Intel processor 64-bit and 512 MB of RAM
    • iOS (iPads)
  • iPad
    To use Streampoint LIVE on iPad, you’ll need:
    • iPad Mini 3, iPad Air, iPad Pro, iPad (2017) or later
    • Safari, iOS 11 or later

    Ensure your cookie settings are enabled on your iPad
    Home > Settings > Safari > Privacy & Security

    • Set Prevent Cross-Site Tracking in the Off position (Gray)
    • Set Block All Cookies in the Off position (Gray)


▷ Will this program be recorded?

No. On-demand content will not be available for this meeting.


▷ Are CE credits offered for this conference? If so, how can I obtain CE credits?

The American Dental Education Association is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

Continuing education credit is awarded for participation in the entire 2021 Allied Dental Faculty Leadership Development Program, attendance.

CE Credits: To receive CE credits, please complete the evaluation process after the entire program has been completed. Evaluations will be emailed to attendees by Aug. 16, 2021 and must be completed by Aug. 31, 2021.

▷ Questions?

Contact Eric Lund, ADEA Professional Development Manager, at (202) 289-7201 or