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Engage with colleagues and industry leaders at special events on Friday


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ADA Scientific Sessions attendees have numerous opportunities to engage with the diabetes health care and research community, including industry leaders working to develop new therapies and tools for the more than 537 million people living with diabetes worldwide, during the live meeting at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando.

Below is a sampling of the activities taking place outside of session rooms on Friday, June 21.

Exhibit Hall—Visit the Exhibit Hall, WA1-WA3 (Level 2), to engage with industry representatives and enhance your understanding of the latest advances in pharmaceuticals, devices, imaging, and services important to high-quality patient care. It also includes the Exhibit Hall Immersive Experience in Early-Stage Type 1 Diabetes, a virtual reality experience that conveys strategies for type 1 diabetes screening and optimizing long-term disease management. The Exhibit Hall opens Friday for the Networking Reception. Catch up with colleagues from around the world from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Complimentary beverages and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Poster Hall & ePosters—Browse an impressive collection of posters showcasing the science of diabetes. The Poster Hall will be open during the Networking Reception from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. on Friday in WA4-WB2 (Level 2). Computer kiosks are located within the Poster Hall for electronic poster viewing.

Shop ADA—Show your support of the ADA and shop for exclusive gear, books, gifts, and other items in the Shop ADA store in theWest Concourse B (Level 1). Every purchase in the store supports diabetes research, advocacy, and educational programs.

5K@ADA—Join the 5K@ADA Virtual Challenge, sponsored by Novo Nordisk Inc., to raise public awareness about the importance of a healthy lifestyle. Runners can participate virtually through June 23 from any location. Group runs will take place in Orlando Saturday and Sunday. To register or pick up your race number, visit the 5K@ADA booth in Registration Concourse A on Friday or visit the Novo Nordisk Exhibit at booth #909 in the Exhibit Hall.

Get On-Demand Access to the Scientific Sessions

There is still time to register for on-demand access to learn about the latest advances in diabetes research, prevention, and care presented at the 84th Scientific Sessions. Select session recordings will be available through Aug. 26.