ADIA is the peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products. Our vision is for an industry that empowers oral health professionals to advance the health and wellbeing of all Australians...................... — ADIA Strategic Plan

The 2020 Australian Dental Industry Awards recognise dental industry excellence. They encourage member companies and industry professionals to excel in the achievement of their business and personal goals, and reward those who achieve outstanding results.

You will need to be logged in with your ADIA Member details to make your submission. Each awards has set criteria that you need to respond, please note the word count for each section. It's easy to submit download the criteria, respond to the questions and then upload your response by Monday, 30 September 2019.

The categories in 2020 Australian Dental Industry Awards are as follows:

ADIA Dental Industry Community Service Award —

This category recognises an ADIA member organisation’s commitment and contribution to the wider community. Contributions do not need to be related to the dental sector, and can relate to donations, volunteering or participation in the areas of sport, religion, community health, education, environment, knowledge sharing, youth initiatives, poverty reduction, encouraging social inclusion, human rights, anti-discrimination and equality. [APPLY]

ADIA Dental Industry Educational Initiative Award —

This category recognises an ADIA member organisation that implemented a successful education, training or staff development initiative in the 2017 / 19 financial years. The initiative could be one that the nominee developed or purchased as an off-the-shelf program that they then customised to some extent. [APPLY]

ADIA Dental Industry Innovation Award —

This category recognises ADIA members that have researched, designed and / or developed an innovative product, technology or service in Australia over the past three years and are now delivering that innovation either in Australia or internationally. [APPLY]

ADIA Dental Industry Marketing Award —

This category recognises excellence in marketing by an ADIA member that has launched a successful marketing campaign or project. The ADIA accepts a wide definition of marketing and submissions can relate to a specific product or whole-of-business campaign, rebrand, launch or anything else designed to drive changes in customer or public behaviour. [APPLY]

ADIA Dental Industry Oral Health Partnership Award —

This category recognises an ADIA business member that has partnered with an oral health organisation, institute or not-for-profit group on any dental-related project, including volunteer programs, that has benefitted either the Australian public, a specific community in Australia or overseas, or a specific demographic. [APPLY]

ADIA Dental Industry Outstanding Achiever Award —

This category recognises an individual who works for an ADIA member who has embraced their role, contributed to their employer’s success and made an unmatched contribution to the dental industry, resulting in the nominee becoming an excellent role model. [APPLY]

ADIA Dental Industry Service and Support Award —

This category recognises an individual who works for an ADIA member in a non-sales related area who has made an unmatched contribution through exemplary ongoing service that has resulted in high client satisfaction and increased revenue. [APPLY]

ADIA Dental Industry Sustainability Program Award —

This category recognises an ADIA member organisation’s commitment and contribution to the environment. [APPLY]

To ensure that the process is both robust and independent, the judging panel is chaired by an ADIA Life Member, Mr Ian Crawford, who is joined by a team of experts with the experience and integrity to ensure the dental industry's achievements are properly recognised.

Nominations for the 2020 Australian Dental Industry Awards can be submitted via the ADIA website and close on 30 September 2019.

Member Engagement —

ADIA provides leadership, strategy, advocacy, and support. Our members set our agenda, fund our activities, and directly benefit from the results.

Further Information —

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