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February 20-22, 2020

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Come visit us at Booth I16/J17 to learn about Argen's expanded zirconia line, alloys and clear aligners, and hear about the latest fixed and removable solutions available from Argen.


Earn CE credit when you attend Argen's lecture series. Lectures begin on Thursday in the Grand Ballroom CD North Lecture room located at Gold Level, East Tower. Learn all about zirconia, clear aligners, denture design, digital workflow, and our new Platinum Plus. Plus, get hands on technical training.


We look forward to seeing you in Chicago!

Trade Shows

LMT Lab Day Chicago

February 20-22, 2020
Hyatt Regency Chicago
Booth I16/J17

Visit the Argen booth to see Argen’s newest product innovations including ArgenZ ST Multilayer, Argen’s palladium-free Noble alloy Platinum Plus®, and ArgenIS Custom Abutments. Also, get the latest on Argen Clear Aligners.

Voices From The Bench Live At The Argen Booth

February 21-22, 2020
Hyatt Regency Chicago
Booth I16/J17

For the first time ever, Voices from the Bench podcast hosts Elvis Dahl and Barbara Warner, President of NADL, will be broadcasting live from the Argen Booth. Come by, see all the action, and get interviewed by Elvis and Barbara.

Cal-Lab Association Annual Meeting

February 20-21, 2020
Westin, Michigan Avenue

Come see Argen at Cal-Lab and see Argen’s newest products including ArgenZ ST Multilayer, Platinum Plus®, and learn what’s happening with Argen Clear Aligner workflow.

Chicago Dental Society Meeting

February 20-22, 2020
McCormick Place West Building
Booth 3411

Learn how Argen’s refining often pays up to two to five times more than walk-in solicitors, and about our safe, secure, and transparent process backed by the Argen guarantee.

Product Showcase

ArgenZ Zirconia

ArgenZ ST Multilayer is the latest zirconia advancement from Argen, aimed at simplifying a technician’s workflow using layered shade progression for consistent and efficient zirconia processing. View the full line-up of the ArgenZ products including ArgenZ ST Multilayer, ArgenZ HT+ Pre-Shaded, ArgenZ Anterior, ArgenZ Ultra and ArgenZ Shading Liquids.
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ArgenZ Zirconia
Platinum Plus

Platinum Plus

Platinum Plus™ is palladium-free Noble alloy available exclusively from Argen. Platinum Plus™ is a versatile and robust alloy that outperforms even our most popular Noble alloy, NobleCrown NF. Platinum Plus™ is stronger and more ductile than NobleCrown NF, making it easier to grind and better for thin wall restorations.
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Scanners and Mills

Partner with Argen and increase your production, profitability, and efficiencies with industry-leading 3Shape Scanners and Roland Mills. These easy-to-operate precision machines will elevate your quality and streamline your output.
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Scanners and Mills
ArgenIS Custom Abutments

Argen IS Implant Solutions

Argen IS Implant Solutions are 5-axis precision milled, are competitively priced, and are backed by an extensive warranty, They are also FDA 510(k) cleared and fully integrated for intraoral scanning with digital implant models. Come find out how Argen Digital can manufacture the model, abutment and restoration simultaneously, creating consistent fits and quality you can rely on.
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Digital Manufacturing Center

Argen’s 95,000 square foot manufacturing center houses more than 110 printing and milling machines that run 24 hours per day, five days per week and are serviced by more than 100 trained personnel. Find out how you can benefit from an end-to-end digital workflow while bypassing cost and time barriers.
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Digital Manufacturing Center

Lecture Series

All lectures will be held at the Argen Lecture Room, Grand Ballroom CD North, Gold Level, East Tower.
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Thursday, February 20, 2020

9:00am - 10:30am

Digital Dentures: A Crash Course On How to Design Using 3Shape

Logan Woomer, Product Manager, Technical, The Argen Corporation
1.5 Scientific Credits

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10:30am - 11:00amBreak
11:00am - 12:30pm

Navigating the Path to Digital Dentures: A Proven Guide to a Complete Digital Workflow

Carson Law R.D., D.D.
1.5 Scientific Credits

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12:30pm - 1:00pmBreak
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Transforming Monolithic Zirconia into an Exquisite Restoration

Dr. Edward McLaren, DDS
1.5 Scientific Credits

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2:30pm - 3:00pmBreak
3:00pm - 4:30pm

Hottest Dental Milling Strategies: Do You Know All the 'Tricks?' Tips to Increase Speed, Get More Units Out of a Disc and More

Jason Bergeron, Equipment Product Manager, The Argen Corporation
Evan Katz, RDT, Senior Education & Product Development Manager, Argen Canada

1.5 Scientific Credits

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Friday, February 21, 2020

9:30am - 10:30am

New PFM Alloy: Platinum Plus®, A Replacement for Palladium Alloys

Paul Cascone, BE MetE, MS, Senior Vice President of Research and Development, The Argen Corporation
1 Scientific Credit

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10:30am - 11:00amBreak
11:00am - 12:30pm

Navigating the Path to Digital Dentures: A Proven Guide to a Complete Digital Workflow

Carson Law R.D., D.D.
1.5 Scientific Credits

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12:30pm - 12:45pmBreak
12:45pm - 1:15pm

Marlin’s Tackle Box of Alloys

Marlin Gohn, CDT, Director of Technical Services, The Argen Corporation
.5 Scientific Credits

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1:15pm - 1:30pmBreak
1:30pm - 3:00pm

Contouring Pre-Sintered Zirconia: The Key To Achieving World Class Esthetics

Jack Marrano, CDT, Director of Absolute Dental Services Signature Prosthetics Division
1.5 Scientific Credits

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3:00pm - 3:30pmBreak
3:30pm - 5:00pm

How to get Started with Argen Clear Aligners Today

Jeff Lowthorp, Vice President of Business Development, The Argen Corporation
1.5 Professional Credits

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Saturday, February 22, 2020

8:30am - 10:00am

Good Morning with Argen – Panel Discussion

Bennett Napier, Chief Staff Executive, NADL
Denise Burris, CDT, By Design Dental Studio, CDL
Sean Siegel, Owner, Castable Ceramics
Gary Iocco, Chairman, Apex Dental Laboratory Group
Chris Waldrop, CDT, President Burdette Dental Lab, Inc., CDL
Jeff Lowthorp, Vice President of Business Development, The Argen Corporation
Megan Nakanishi, Director of Operations, Nakanishi Dental Laboratory, Inc. CDL, DAMAS
Jeff Stronk, Owner Treasure Dental Studio, 2020 Chair of Cal–Lab

1.5 Professional Credits

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10:00am - 10:30amBreak
10:30am - 12:00pm

3D Presentation: Zirconia the Final Restoration – Boldly Go Where No Technician has Gone Before!

Jack Marrano, CDT, Director of Absolute Dental Services Signature Prosthetics Division
Conrad J Rensburg, N.D & N.H.D In Tech, Owner & Head of Dental Implants at Absolute Dental Lab

1.5 Scientific Credits

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12:00pm - 12:30pmBreak
12:30pm - 1:30pm

New PFM Alloy: Platinum Plus®--A Replacement for Palladium Alloys

Paul Cascone, BE MetE, MS, Senior Vice President of Research and Development, The Argen Corporation
1 Scientific Credit

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1:30pm - 2:00pmBreak
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Hottest Dental Milling Strategies: Do You Know All the 'Tricks?' Tips to Increase Speed, Get More Units Out of a Disc and More

Jason Bergeron, Equipment Product Manager, Argen Corporation
Evan Katz, RDT, Senior Education & Product Development Manager, Argen Canada

1.5 Scientific Credits

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Special Events

Cal-Lab Reception

February 20, 2020
The Westin Michican Avenue

We will see you on Thursday, February 20, 2020 at the Chicago Westin on Michigan Ave.

Argen Customer Appreciation Bash

February 21, 2020
Harry Caray's Italian Steakhouse River North

Back by popular demand, the Argen Customer Thank You Bash will be at Harry Caray’s on Friday, February 21, 2020 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. For more information and to RSVP, click here