Continuing Education Sessions at LMT® LAB DAY® Chicago 2023
DGSHAPE by Roland

LMT® LAB DAY® Chicago represents a unique opportunity for passionate dental professionals to come together to share new ideas and innovations. Roland DGA’s DGSHAPE team will be at the forefront of the discussion with our free-to-attend Continuing Education sessions that will focus on digital denture production, CAD/CAM dental milling workflows, and the latest design and manufacturing options for the modern lab.

Join us at LMT® LAB DAY® Chicago to earn CE credits, discover new ideas, and see the ALL-NEW DGSHAPE DWX-53DC milling solution in action. Visit with a Roland DGA DGSHAPE representative to discover how DGSHAPE milling solutions are changing the world of dental laboratories with innovative, quality, and affordable solutions that are built to build your business.

LMT® LAB DAY®
2023 Sessions

Thursday, February 23

LMT® LAB DAY® Chicago
Hyatt Regency Chicago
Grand Hall MN, Ballroom Level, East Tower

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Continuing Education Sessions

You are invited to any or all of our Continuing Education sessions where you’ll discover how to maximize your CAD/CAM milling workflow, quickly and efficiently produce digital dentures, different design options for overdentures and sub-structures, and other trending topics.

Open to all LMT® LAB DAY® attendees at no charge, they present an opportunity to gain CE credits. RSVP is required to save a seat.


CDT Continuing Approved Education

Schedule
Thursday, February 23
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Friday, February 24
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Saturday, February 25
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
SESSIONS
Choose from five 1-hour Continuing Education sessions.

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Thursday, February 23
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
COCKTAIL HOUR
Take a break, by joining us for some drinks and hors d'oeurves.
Friday, February 24
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday, February 25
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Join us in the exhibit hall at booth I-20

 LMT® LAB DAY® Chicago 2023 Clinic Sessions

Thursday, February 23

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Ben Laroche
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Christopher Cicero & Yago Leal
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
Mark Fisher
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Nicole Varras, C.D.T.
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Ron Shaw
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Kris Schermerhorn, C.D.T.

Friday, February 24

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Greg Everett
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Brian Kinard
11:30 AM- 12:00 PM
Michael Webb
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Cesar Zeron
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Yago Leal

Saturday, February 25

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Greg Everett
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Ian O’Neill

 

1,2,3 Deciphering Digital Dentures

Thursday, February 23, 2023, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

The digital denture trend continues to grow and evolve. Where do you start? Well, it doesn’t have to be complicated. Join us to learn some easy tips and tricks for CAD design and manufacturing of digital dentures for optimal success.

CE Units: 1

What you’ll learn:

  • Learn a quick and easy start-to-finish digital workflow for dentures
  • Easy CAD software tips for optimal denture design
  • How to optimize your digital denture workflow to include manufacturing

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Ben Laroche

Ben Laroche
Application Support Specialist and Canadian Sales Manager at exocad

Ben Laroche is an experienced, certified trainer with twenty-plus years of experience in dental laboratory and dental CAD/CAM— including experience with leading dental systems such as Roland DGA's DGSHAPE, 3shape, Hyperdent, and Sum3D/Millbox. Always looking to share experience and knowledge and to contribute to the evolution of the Dental CAD/CAM industry.

 

Bring Custom Titanium Abutment Production
In-House with DGSHAPE

Thursday, February 23, 2023
10:15 AM – 11:15 AM

Grow you in-house lab capabilities and capacity with DGSHAPE’s AK-1 Abutment Kit and DWX-42W milling solutions. Learn how to easily mill custom titanium abutments in-lab and eliminate the need for outsourcing.

CE Units: 1

What you’ll learn:

  • Learn how to expand your in-house milling capabilities..
  • Learn a simple digital workflow for the in-house milling of Custom Titanium Abutments
  • CAM software tips for success with milling Custom Titanium Abutments

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Christopher Cicero

Christopher Cicero
Canadian Sales Manager at DGSHAPE, A Roland Company

Christopher started in Tool & Die before moving on to Mechanical Engineering where he studied Product Design. Now with Roland DGA’s dental division, DGSHAPE Americas a worldwide leader in multi-axis rotary milling technologies. With his technical background, he is responsible for Sales & Business Development across Canada of their dental milling machines and accessories.

Yago Leal

Yago Leal
Technical Engineer at CIMsystem USA

Bachelor’s degree in Engineer Manufacturing with 10 years’ experience working with dental CAD/CAM systems. Founder and Owner at Blue Digital Lab in Curitiba, Brazil, and currently a Technical Engineer for CIMsystem USA.

 

Optimizing your DGSHAPE Mills with hyperDENT CAM

Thursday, February 23, 2023
11:45 AM – 12:45 PM

Think outside the box! Mark will share ways to maximize the potential of your DGSHAPE milling solutions by utilizing the unique abilities of hyperDENT CAM software. Topics include workflow setup with the parts queue, general tips and tricks, pushing the limits of DGSHAPE’s all-new DWX-53DC, and ensuring consistent results with advanced applications like direct-to-implant full-arch restorations.

CE Units: 1

What you’ll learn:

  • Specialized CAM functions to maximize productivity with the DGSHAPE DWX-53DC
  • General CAM tips and tricks
  • Workflow setup with the parts queue in hyperDENT

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Mark Fisher

Mark Fisher
hyperDENT, Engineering Manager

Mark Fisher is the Engineering Manager of FOLLOW-ME! Technology North America. Over the past decade, he’s implemented digital workflows and advanced CAM solutions at numerous dental-specific production centers, ranging from high-volume milling centers and implant manufacturing facilities to single-person, single-machine labs that are looking for a unique competitive advantage.

 

Time Reduction Kits for Dentures: Save time, Increase ROI

Thursday, February 23, 2023, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Explore easy, reliable, and profitable digital workflows for the in-house production of digital dentures, partials, and splints utilizing DGSHAPE’s Denture Time Reduction Kit. Produce your own custom materials with just one-system while saving your lab time and money.

CE Units: 1

What you’ll learn:

  • Examples of profitable digital denture workflows
  • Production of digital dentures, partials, and splints
  • About Denture Time Reduction Kits (TRK) and cost-saving production

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Nicole Varras

Nicole Varras
Owner of Centric Relations Dental Laboratory

Nicole grew up in the dental laboratory business and is currently the owner of Centric Relations Dental Lab in Putnam, Connecticut. She began integrating digital dental workflows into in her lab in 2018 and started milling dentures in 2020. Nicole has recently converted the bulk of her in-lab product offerings into digital workflows and manufacturing.

 

All-On-X Workflow - Simplified

Thursday, February 23, 2023, 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

Learn how to design and integrate a predictable digital workflow for all-on-four and complex cases for your dental laboratory with Roland DGA’s DGSHAPE DWX Milling Solutions. This presentation will include a step-by-step workflow with 3shape design software to obtain optimal final restorations for your clients and their patients.

CE Units: 1

What you’ll learn:

  • Learn how to design and integrate a predictable digital workflow for all-on-four and complex cases
  • Explore a step-by-step workflow with 3shape design software
  • Learn how to obtain optimal final restorations for your clients and their patients

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Ron Shaw

Ron Shaw
Technical Trainer at 3shape

Ron started his career in crown and bridge design in 2010. Over the years his skills have expanded to include digital scanning and CAD/CAM design. Ron joined the 3Shape team in 2021 as a training technician and has now also added digital dentures to his skill set.

 

Digital Dentures Fast & Simplified with the DGSHAPE
DWX-53DC

Thursday, February 23, 2023, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Learn how to integrate a simple digital workflow for removable partials and dentures into your lab fast and easy with the DWX-53DC. This will include a step-by-step workflow with design, nesting, and tooling options to achieve predictable 24-hour milling capabilities for real-time profitability and ROI for your dental laboratory.

CE Units: 1

What you’ll learn:

  • Simple digital workflow for removable partials and dentures
  • Step-by-step workflow with design, nesting, and tooling options
  • How to achieve predictable 24-hour milling capabilities for real-time profitability and ROI for your dental laboratory

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Kris Schermerhorn

Kris Schermerhorn, C.D.T.
Owner, Northern Virginia Dental Laboratory

Kris Schermerhorn is Co-Inventor of the Myerson HotShotElite injection gun, and Co-Developer of Myerson DuraCetal, DuraFlex and VisiClear materials and the Myerson FlexPress digital injection system. Owner of a full-service dental lab in Virginia, he first began working with acetal resins and other thermoplastic dental materials in 1996. He was named inventor of the year in 2007 by the NADL.

 

Investing in your DGSHAPE DWX Investment

Friday, February 24, 2023, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM and Saturday, February 25, 2023, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Please join us as Greg Everett, President of Denteon provides the Top 5 Tips & Tricks for Reducing Downtime and Maximizing Production of DGSHAPE’s DWX Milling Solutions.

CE Units: 0.5

What you’ll learn:

  • Top 5 Tips & Tricks for Reducing Downtime and Maximizing Production of DGSHAPE’s DWX Milling Solutions
  • Simple CAM software tips to optimize your milling

RSVP

Greg Everett

Greg Everett
President of Denteon

Greg Everett is the President at Denteon LLC, an Authorized Roland Service Partner. He has extensive experience with digital manufacturing processes, and is adept in the design and troubleshooting of production workflows.

 

Digital Pathway to Success with the DGSHAPE DWX-53DC

Friday, February 24, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Explore how to boost your laboratory’s production capacity and capabilities with the all-new DGSHAPE DWX-53DC dry milling solution. We will unleash all the new features and enhancements including faster, more predictable milling of PMMA applications, a built-in webcam, and more. Increase your laboratory’s output and technician productivity all while saving your business time and money for a greater overall ROI.

CE Units: 0.5

What you’ll learn:

  • How to boost your laboratory’s production capacity and capabilities with the all-new DGSHAPE DWX-53DC dry milling solution
  • Explore all the new features and enhancements including faster, more predictable milling of PMMA applications, a built-in webcam, and more
  • How to increase your laboratory’s output and technician productivity all while saving your business time and money for a greater overall ROI

RSVP

Brian Kinard

Brian Kinard
Western U.S. Sales Manager at DGSHAPE, A Roland Company

Brian is the Western U.S. Sales Manager at Roland DGA. He comes from a family of dental professionals and is a digital dental technology enthusiast. His passion for technology is reflected in his ability to educate the community about digital solutions that promote positive dental laboratory and clinical patient outcomes.

 

CAM Software Tips for 24-Hr Milling Capabilities

Friday, February 24, 2023, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Discover the latest tips and tricks to maximize productivity with DGSHAPE DWX milling solutions and MillBox CAM software. In this course, you will learn how to minimize production down-time, maximize your production capabilities, and your profits by utilizing the existing tools and features available in the latest versions MillBox.

CE Units: 0.5

What you’ll learn:

  • Learn the latest tips and tricks to maximize productivity with DGSHAPE DWX milling solutions and MillBox CAM software
  • Learn how to minimize production down-time and maximize your production capabilities
  • Learn how to maximize ROI by utilizing the existing tools and features available in the latest versions MillBox

RSVP

Michael Webb

Michael Webb
President of the U.S. Division at CIMsystem USA

Michael’s career in dental began with supporting and developing CAD/CAM solutions for resellers. He is currently the president of CIMsystem USA. Michael is skilled in developing solutions that fulfill the needs of current CAD/CAM users, as well as address the emerging demands in the fast-paced digital dental environment.

 

(Spanish) Camino Digital al éxito con DGSHAPE DWX-53DC

Friday, February 24, 2023, 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM

Explore cómo aumentar la capacidad de producción de su laboratorio con la nueva solución de Fresado en seco DGSHAPE DWX-53DC. Daremos rienda suelta a todas las nuevas características y mejoras, incluyendo el fresado más rápido y predecible de restauraciones de PMMA, una cámara web integrada y más. Aumente la producción de su laboratorio y la productividad de su personal , al mismo tiempo que le ahorra tiempo y dinero a su negocio para obtener un mayor ROI general.

CE Units: 0.5

What you’ll learn:

  • Cómo aumentar las capacidades de producción de su laboratorio con la nueva solución de fresado en seco DGSHAPE DWX-53DC
  • Explore todas las nuevas características y mejoras, incluidas las estrategias de fresado más rápidas y predecibles para PMMA, una cámara web incorporada y más
  • Cómo aumentar la producción de su laboratorio y mejorar la productividad de los técnicos mientras ahorra tiempo y dinero a su negocio para un mejor ROI general

RSVP

Cesar Zeron

Cesar Zeron
Latin America Sales Manager at DGSHAPE, A Roland Company

Cesar Zeron is currently the Latin American Sales Manager for Roland DGA’s, DGSHAPE Americas. He is a dentist by trade as a graduate of the Instituto Politecnico Nacional de Mexico. Cesar has over a decade of experience in CAD/CAM technology and is a certified trainer for systems including Roland DGA’s DGSHAPE, 3shape, Dentsply Sirona, and Fona Dental. Cesar resides in Mexico City with his wife who also shares in his passion for dentistry.

 

(Spanish) Consejos de Software CAM para Fresado de 24hrs Continuas

Friday, February 24, 2023, 2:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Descubra los últimos consejos y trucos para maximizar la productividad con las soluciones de fresado DGSHAPE DWX y el software MillBox CAM. En este curso, aprenderás cómo minimizar el tiempo de inactividad de tus fresadoras, maximizar sus capacidades de producción y sus ganancias utilizando las herramientas y funciones disponibles en las últimas versiones de MillBox.

CE Units: 0.5

What you’ll learn:

  • Conozca los últimos consejos y trucos para maximizar la productividad con las soluciones de fresado DGSHAPE DWX y el software MillBox CAM
  • Descubra cómo disminuir el tiempo de inactividad de sus Fresadoras y maximizar su producción capacidades
  • Aprenda a maximizar el ROI utilizando las herramientas y funciones existentes disponibles en las últimas versiones de MillBox

RSVP

Yago Leal

Yago Leal
Technical Engineer at CIMsystem USA

Bachelor’s degree in Engineer Manufacturing with 10 years’ experience working with dental CAD/CAM systems. Founder and Owner at Blue Digital Lab in Curitiba, Brazil, and currently a Technical Engineer for CIMsystem USA.

 

Digital Pathway to Success with the DGSHAPE DWX-53DC

Saturday, February 25, 2023
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Explore how to boost your laboratory’s production capacity and capabilities with the all-new DGSHAPE DWX-53DC dry milling solution. We will unleash all the new features and enhancements including faster, more predictable milling of PMMA applications, a built-in webcam, and more. Increase your laboratory’s output and technician productivity all while saving your business time and money for a greater overall ROI.

CE Units: 0.5

What you’ll learn:

  • How to boost your laboratory’s production capacity and capabilities with the all-new DGSHAPE DWX-53DC dry milling solution
  • Explore all the new features and enhancements including faster, more predictable milling of PMMA applications, a built-in webcam, and more
  • How to increase your laboratory’s output and technician productivity all while saving your business time and money for a greater overall ROI

RSVP

Ian O’Neill

Ian O’Neill
Eastern U.S. Sales Manager at DGSHAPE, A Roland Company

Ian is the Eastern U.S. Sales Manager for Roland DGA. His experience ranges from dental laboratory and support to sales management. His knowledge of the digital workflow enables him to facilitate optimal product experience for DGSHAPE end-users and resellers. Ian resides in South Carolina with his wife and two sons.