AuDacity 2016

On November 10-12, 2016, ADA members, audiologists and hearing industry thought leaders from around the world will converge on the Loews Coronado Bay Resort in sunny San Diego, California for an educational and networking experience unlike any other.

Registration now open! Note: Audiology assistants receive a special reduced rate to attend.

Make a choice for the future of audiology! 

  • The practice of audiology as we know it will be extinct. We must adapt to succeed.

  • Learn about disruptive forces impacting audiology. Obtain new skills to thrive. Create your own future. Dare to succeed.

ADA is approved by the American Academy of Audiology to offer Academy CEUs for this activity. The program is worth a maximum of 2.5 CEUs. Academy approval of this continuing education activity is based on course content only and does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedure, or adherence of the event to the Academy's Code of Ethics. Any views that are presented are those of the presenter/CE Provider and not necessarily of the American Academy of Audiology.

2016 Exhibitors

AllWell provides an accessible patient financing program with personalized training, friendly customer service, and strategic support to our healthcare provider partners. AllWell Patient Payment Plans are specifically designed for select healthcare industries and provide an alternative to high interest rate credit cards. AllWell knows customers' needs and our experienced professionals quickly respond to them.

American Hearing Aid Associates (AHAA)
American Hearing Aid Associates (AHAA) is the nation’s largest network of audiology and hearing healthcare professionals. We supply independent practice owners with the hearing devices and products their patients need and help them create resilient, sustainable and successful businesses in an ever-changing and competitive marketplace. Our tools and solutions strengthen practices and allow hearing professionals to focus on helping individuals hear well again.

Alpaca Audiology
Alpaca Audiology is a Group Purchasing Organization designed to protect the profession and future of audiology. Through Alpaca, each member’s business contributes to the overall collective; which ensures and protects the profitability of the individual clinics. Alpaca has partnerships with Phonak, ReSound and Widex along with discounts for key equipment providers and industry leading experts in business development, marketing and strategic planning.

Audigy Group
Audigy Group helps private practice audiologists and hearing professionals excel in their businesses while allowing them to grow as leaders. We empower and inspire teams through superior tools and training.

Audigy Medical is the industry’s preeminent, data-driven ENT and otology business-management group. Our members range from single medical practices with a doctor of audiology on staff to multiphysician or multilocation practices, university-based ENT and otology programs, and partnerships with Au.D. programs at the student level.

Together, our members represent…
  • 10% of total hearing aid revenue
  • 5% of hearing aid units sold
  • The highest audiology revenue per location in the industry
  • The highest patient-conversion rate in the industry

Audiology Awareness Campaign
Greetings shopper, veteran patrons and future patrons of AAC. We will be hosting a silent auction at the ADA Convention in San Diego, CA on November 10-11. As many of you know, AAC is a not-for-profit foundation that educates the pubic on why it’s important to seek an audiologist for your hearing healthcare needs. This year’s silent auction will be your chance to support the cause and shop for something new. Thank you to ADA for promoting the AAC silent auction and supporting the cause. We look forward to seeing you all there!

Audiology Design
AudiologyDesign is the hearing industry’s leading provider of digital marketing solutions. By partnering with AD, you will receive a state-of-the-art website that will engage your visitors and generate leads. Work with a team who is passionate about the Web and understands the Audiology industry. Our unique skill set enables us to deliver an affordable, results-driven program specifically designed for the busy practice owner. Visit our booth or contact our team for a complimentary Web evaluation. 866.950.3571 / /

Audioscan: A Division of Etymonic Design, Inc.
If you’ve ever wondered what a pair of hearing instruments and their features actually sound like in situ you’ll want to visit the Audioscan® booth for a demonstration of the binaural monitor headphones. Part of the binaural Verifit®2 fitting system, this powerful tool puts both of your expert ears in the loop… truly an eye-opening experience.

Auditdata A/S
Auditdata is a leading manufacturer of diagnostic instruments and clinic management solutions for hospital hearing care clinics and private practices. We excel in creating seamless experiences in audiology clinic workflows. With a long history of supplying hospitals with AuditBase software solutions, Auditdata expanded the expertise and service to include hardware as well. The complete product range covers both stand-alone and pc-based audiometers, fitting systems, and video otoscopes within the brands Primus, Otovation and Entomed.

Established in 1993, Auditdata is privately held, has offices in the UK, US, and headquarters in the Copenhagen area in Denmark.


Founded in 1940, Chicago-based Beltone is part of the GN Hearing Care Group, utilizing advanced technology to produce hearing aid instruments sold in the United States, Canada and over 50 countries worldwide. In addition to providing outstanding service and support for its U.S. network operating in over 1,500 offices in North America, Beltone remains the most trusted brand for quality products and care among its patients and adults aged 50 and older.

Black and Black Surgical
Black & Black Surgical is the exclusive distributor of the Vorotek O Scope. The Vorotek O Scope is the successor to the original Voroscope and LumiView, but incorporates brilliant LED illumination. The converged head worn binocular system with 3 diopter magnification allows the user to receive the necessary depth perception within the ear canal that is optimal for cerumen management.

Blueprint Solutions
Booth 606. Come see the new features in Blueprint OMS, including our new Medical Report Writer. Create professional looking physician reports in minutes with drag-and-drop text library. Innovation never stops at Blueprint Solutions.

CallSource invented call tracking as a service and has tracked more than one billion calls since 1991. For over 25 years, CallSource’s award-winning solutions have helped businesses track, analyze and improve incoming call performance. In addition to tracking over one billion calls since inception, CallSource delivers marketing insight, including cost-per-lead analysis and sales conversion percentages, training and coaching solutions to improve phone skills, and tools that enable businesses to recapture mishandled opportunities. Based in Westlake Village, Calif., CallSource recently received a patent for its Sales Performance Management (SPM) system, which combines the actionable data of its call analytics, performance analysis, advisory services, and online and phone training/coaching from seasoned sales professionals. CallSource serves multiple industries including automotive, home services and healthcare, as well as numerous franchise businesses. Visit

Caption Call
Thousands of hearing-care professionals are sharing the CaptionCall phone and service with their patients at no-cost. Join us in Booth #303 to learn why, and receive a complimentary Starbucks gift card when you say, “Life is calling!” You’ll quickly see that we are obsessed with giving your patients the very best!

CareCredit, a part of GE Capital, has helped over 125,000 patients get the hearing aids they needed to stay connected to family and friends. CareCredit provides special financing offers to help patients purchase optimal instruments. Your practice receives payment in two business days. CareCredit is easy to use and has fast approvals. For more information on offering CareCredit, or to enroll, go to

Clear Digital Media, LLC
3 ways we help your practice.
  1. Hearing News Network (HNN) on a TV in your waiting room is timely and relevant and it addresses the patient when they are most receptive to hearing your message. HNN is your TV Network to customize.
  2. Physician’s practice marketing – Your custom ad, designed by us, in our physician’s waiting rooms. A unique referral program designed to speak directly to their patients.
  3. Social Media Videos – Choose from over 300 videos and have them customized for use on your social media sites. Experience advertising like never before - CDM delivers your message in the right place, at the right time.
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We believe that managing your clinic should be simple and stress free. Our innovative systems enable you to integrate your entire office workflow online. Please visit us at AuDacity to learn more about:
  • CounselEAR Complete OMS: A comprehensive suite of tools that has you covered from scheduling to claims and business reporting to integrated task management.
  • CounselEAR Connect: Rapidly create customized counseling summaries and professional audiologic reports then send them via fax or email – all online (Noah compatible).

Cut to the Chase Communication, LLC

Dreve America
Dreve America provides exceptional materials, equipment and solutions for manufacturing earmolds. ‘Innovation in Tradition’ is our guiding principle and the basis for all Dreve technological and product developments. Founded in 1949, we are a family run company for world class medical products. Dreve America has an experienced background in the hearing health marketplace and ties to German engineering and innovations. We are the expert in customized earmolds, hearing protection, and hygiene care.

Elite Hearing Network
As the largest network of independent hearing healthcare providers in the U.S., we know from our members how difficult it is to run a successful practice. At Elite Hearing Network, you’ll have a partner who understands your business, cares about your success and can help protect your independence. We’ll work to free you up to focus on what you do best – treat your patients – while we focus on helping you build your business, your way.

A strategy and consulting firm and now the number one resource for digital messaging and web design in hearing healthcare, EarQ provides innovative business and marketing solutions to promote greater access to quality hearing healthcare services and products—including the brand supported by the most R & D in the industry. EarQ also coordinates national public awareness efforts with high-profile organizations to empower the more than 30 million Americans with untreated hearing loss to take control of their hearing health.

Ear Technology
Looking for ways to enhance patient care, satisfaction, and your bottom line? Our expanded line of drying products under the Dry & Store® gives you something for every lifestyle and budget. And if you haven't fit a Clik® EZ yet, seeing—and hearing—is believing. Our patented ClikFIT technology means effective, lightning-fast fittings that are sure to please, with Quiet, Noise, and Tcoil options. Meanwhile the new PLAID "Personal Listening Aid" will make sure that nobody leaves your office without some kind of assistance, a great starting point for long-term relationships.

Ear Technology: Partnering with you to help people hear better, every day.TM

earVenture brings affordability, accessibility, and technology together to offer audiologists and their patients a quality choice hearing solution. Our products offer better outcomes for individuals because we combine a full featured line of programmable technology with the professional fitting expertise that can only be obtained by an audiologist. Why should anyone buy online or through a chain store retailer when, for about the same cost, they can get the results that they’re looking for with a quality hearing solution, fit by an audiologist. Be sure to stop by the earVenture booth to learn more about our company and our exceptional products.

Elite Hearing Network

Entheos Audiology Cooperative
Entheos Audiology Cooperative is focused on helping you build your practice by delivering the best care to the most people—while creating deeper meaning and connection. Our model of best practices, outreach, and cause marketing can transform office culture, create awareness, and connect your business to the community. Together we can serve more patients and inspire ambassadors for your practice.

ESCO is the leading provider of loss and damage coverage for the hearing industry. Practitioners choose to work with ESCO because of our unsurpassed customer service, comprehensive coverage, low premiums & payment plans and efficient claims processing. Additionally, all ESCO authorized replacements and repairs are made through the original manufacturer, enabling the practitioner to offer patients consistent care.

Fuel Medical Group
Fuel Medical's mission is to build meaningful relationships with partners who are as passionate about patient care as we are and to provide them with a better quality of life through the implementation of best practices designed to improve efficiency and profitability. Fuel Medical provides customized patient education materials, marketing collateral and business services to multi-specialty physicians and is funded by elite manufacturers of medical devices and supplies.

Grason-Stadler (GSI)
For over 65 years Grason-Stadler (GSI) has been "Setting The Clinical Standard" in Audiometry, Tympanometry and hearing healthcare diagnostics. Far more than a tagline, it is embedded in our corporate DNA and is the driving force behind everything we do. Market feedback confirmed that GSI is seen as the Clinical Standard.

Hal-Hen Company, Inc
Celebrating over 70 years of service Hal-Hen offers over 4,300 products for hearing healthcare. Now available: the Evolutionary EarView™ PRO Versatile Video Otoscopy System a Hal-Hen exclusive. EarView™ PRO fully integrates real time video with examination, cleaning and documentation of the ear canal.

Hamilton CapTel
As a hearing healthcare professional, patients trust you as their hearing loss expert. They count on you to provide solutions that make the difference between living with hearing loss and living well with hearing loss. This is exactly why hundreds of hearing healthcare professionals choose to recommend Hamilton CapTel® to their patients. The Hamilton CapTel® Hearing Healthcare Program extends the value of your patient relationships with a no-cost Hamilton CapTel phone. Visit Booth #203 to learn more.

Info Star
InfoStar has provided Internet Marketing to attract new patients since 1993. Our original focus was dentistry. No contracts are required; everything we do is month-to-month. We enjoy a 94% client retention rate over the past 8 years. We have 78% of over 7,000 search terms listed on page-1, plus an additional 13% listed on page-2. In 2009 we began Audiology Internet Marketing in Northern California for CSG Better Hearing Services, Inc. While working with Mark Sanford and Cathy Howard we were able to produce amazing results with a very attractive ROI. Today, just under 3,000,000 targeted Bay Area hearing prospects see CSG Better Hearing Service, Inc. adverting on the Internet resulting in approximately 30,000 website hits per month. The advertising cost per new patient is considerably below the industry average. The formula works for a single practice as well as for multiple practice locations. We would be happy to share what we do and what you can expect from your monthly marketing budget with InfoStar.

Jacoti creates affordable, accessible, and enjoyable hearing applications that make future listening technology available now for everyone, everywhere.

Jacoti Hearing Suite™ is an ecosystem of hearing technologies, software applications, and services. It utilizes off-the-shelf consumer devices to provide personalized audio for everyone - from people with normal hearing to those with profound hearing loss. It comprises the following interoperable components:
  • Jacoti HearingCenter - a self-administered and clinically accurate hearing test application
  • Jacoti ListenApp – a medically certified hearing aid application
  • Jacoti Lola Classroom - a high quality, low latency audio streaming assistive listening application for the classroom
  • myJacoti - a cloud service that stores audio profiles, optionally accessible by a hearing expert, and shares them across devices.
  • Jacoti Hearing Center pro – a screening and audiometric testing tool for audiologists and hearing experts – LAUNCH
  • Jacoti HearingCenter and ListenApp are FDA registered and certified as CE medical devices.
Meet us at the booth 607-609

JEDMED is an employee-owned company that has been serving the industry for over 30 years. We have instruments at various price points that are sure to mesh with your practice. We provide video otoscopes that are wireless, HD or economical.

Med-El Corporation
Since its founders developed one of the world’s first cochlear implants in 1975, MED-EL continues breaking new ground in hearing implant technology, developing innovative solutions for people with varying degrees of hearing loss. MED-EL hearing implant systems, currently used in 80 countries, combine the latest scientific and engineering advances for performance, safety and reliability.

Products available in the United States include the SYNCHRONY Cochlear Implant System, which includes the SYNCHRONY Cochlear Implant that merges exceptional hearing performance with unprecedented MRI safety, and the SONNET Audio Processor, showcasing a water-resistant, lightweight design. For more information, visit or call 888-MED-EL-CI (633-3524).

MedRx, Inc.
MedRx has been an innovator of computer based instrumentation for over 20 years. The AVANT line offers a comprehensive selection of clinical/diagnostic systems. Stop by booth 610 to see the new AVANT™ ARC – the power of PC-based Audiometry with the fitting/counseling benefits of binaural REM & Live Speech Mapping in one compact device.

MG Development
MG Development, established in 2003, is based on 10 years of experience gained in the production of cosmetics designed for Pharmacy. We specialize in the production and distribution of hygiene and maintenance products for Hearing Aids. These products include our electronic devices such as the PerfectDry Lux UV-C Dryer and the worlds first washing system for hearing aids, the PerfectClean. We focus on private label products with custome designing personalized branding on all products. Today we rank among the world’s leading hearing aids care companies. MG Development is the only company whose activity is entirely dedicated to the development and manufacture of medical devices for the hearing aid maintenance and care of the ear canal. MG Development is based on an organization certified with ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 (designer and manufacturer of medical devices).

Miracell, Inc.
MiraCell, Inc. is a company dedicated to making natural, plant-based products that are safe, gentle and natural for users of all ages. ProEar by MiraCell, Inc. is no different. ProEar helps sooth irritated ears and helps reduce the rate of returns and remakes on hearing aids, up to 80%. This all natural solution gives relief to itchy and irritated ears.

Nupur Technologies
Nupur Technologies, is a medical device company, whose mission is to design, develop and market new, patented, cost effective technologies. Its expertise includes assembly, testing, automation, US and international standards compliance, and outstanding customer support to ensure every product exceeds customer’s expectations. State-of-the-art facilities, equipment and administrative sophistication ensure its products provide superior value. Its main product: - EARIGATOR is an ear cleansing instrument that draws water from a reservoir through a hand piece and nozzle at a controlled temperature (37 Deg C), pressure (12psi) and flow rate (/3 gpm).

Oaktree Products, Inc.
Oaktree Products, Inc. is the leading multi-line distributor of products and supplies to the hearing industry with a commitment to providing the highest level of customer service. In addition to carrying over 4200 products for use in the clinical environment or for resale to patients, Oaktree is a resource offering information, product solutions, and training/education in various areas of clinical practice.

Oticon, Inc.
At Oticon Inc., People First is more than our slogan. People First is the philosophy upon which we build, conduct and maintain relationships with consumers and hearing care professionals. Our People First approach assures you the highest standards of professionalism and business ethics, as well as extraordinary consumer and professional service when you select Oticon.

Otometrics/ Audiology Systems
Audiology Systems was recently recognized as one of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™. Audiology Systems is a national partnership of industry professionals, audiologists, local instrument experts and Otometrics. We provide fast and direct access to extensive knowledge and advanced equipment from MADSEN, AURICAL, ICS, Intelligent Hearing Systems (IHS) and other leading manufacturers.

Life is on. We are sensitive to the needs of everyone who depends on our knowledge, ideas and care. And by creatively challenging the limits of technology, we develop innovations that help people hear, understand and experience more of life’s rich soundscapes. Interact freely. Communicate with confidence. Live without limit. Life is on.

Rayovac, the leading manufacturer of hearing aid batteries, is committed to the hearing health community and provides a wide range of power solutions to meet all your patient needs. Through continuous improvements, Rayovac pushes the boundaries of hearing aid battery technology to provide the best performing, most reliable hearing aid batteries. Rayovac batteries are engineered to deliver long-lasting power in even the most demanding situations. That is why Rayovac ProLine is the #1 choice of hearing professionals and their patients.

Review Wave
Review Wave is the best 100% automated review management platform for Audiologists. Gathering reviews on ANY and ALL major review site, never placing your reviews on our site! SMS and/or Email requests sent on autopilot form Sycle, Hearform, Lytec, Noah and TIMS after a patient comes in. Monitor total and new reviews on Google, Yelp and Facebook.

More functionality at half the price of any competitor.

The mission of the Salus University Osborne College of Audiology (OCA) is to lead in education, research, and service in training students for the practice of audiologic medicine. Course offerings within OCA include a competitive four-year residential Doctor of Audiology (AuD) degree program, an online AuD bridge program, Advanced Studies Certificate programs in Cochlear Implant specialization, Tinnitus and Hyperacusis specialization, and Vestibular Sciences and Disorders specialization, and annual summer workshops to enhance clinical skills. For more information, visit us at AuDacity booth #510 or

Sonic Innovations, Inc.
Sonic presents Cheer, a well-rounded lineup of products in three technology levels—and all at a great value. From custom IICs to power BTEs and RICs, there’s a wide selection of instrument styles for nearly every hearing loss need. Multiple features like Frequency Transfer, Speech Priority Noise Reduction and wireless connectivity add to a winning sound performance on Sonic’s Speech Variable Processing platform. Better hearing every day. Now that’s worth a Cheer.

Sprint CapTel
With Sprint CapTel, you can resolve your patients' hearing problems on the phone for free. The FCC requires a medical professional to qualify a patient to receive a free CapTel phone. As your patients' hearing healthcare professional, simply have a Sprint CapTel kit installed at your practice with all the necessary forms. Sprint will work with your patient to identify the best delivery method, set it up, and get them started with the service. It's easy! Contact us at

As the #1 Hearing Care Practice Management system, is designed to eliminate double entry and increase efficiencies in the office, allowing more time with patients. Sycle streamlines workflows and integrates with products like NOAH and QuickBooks to achieve this mission. Sycle provides key reporting metrics, complementary test site access, clinic training and more! Call for more information—888.881.7925.

TIMS for Audiology
Take control of your business and realize stability and growth with TIMS Software, the leading office management system designed for the hearing industry. TIMS consolidates scheduling, electronic patient appointment notifications, patient management, marketing, point-of-sale, electronic superbill, clinical testing, e-claims processing, hearing aid tracking and financial management via QuickBooks integration into one system.

Top Ranking Media
Top Ranking Media is a nationwide web marketing firm based in San Diego, CA, that specializes in creating POWERFUL and EFFECTIVE website campaigns for their many clients in the elective health care industry. The company’s co-founders have a combined more than 15-years of experience in helping their clients in the US and around the world improve their brand, increase conversion rates, generate leads and most importantly, improve their bottom line! Top Ranking Media offers a comprehensive suite of products and services to their clients, including website design, full service video production and editing, social media advertising, search engine optimization, and much more…

At Unitron, we support you in offering exceptional patient experiences that result in greater in-clinic success. Visit our booth to learn about Moxi™ Now, the world’s smallest wireless RIC. It may be the smallest, but Moxi Now is bursting with amazing technology – designed with patient needs at the center. Because when your patients succeed, you do too.

At Widex we strive to provide the best hearing aids and customer service along with the most advanced, natural sound on the market. We are proud to feature the UNIQUE family of hearing aids that capture, purify and process more sound than any other hearing aid. Now in FASHION MINI BTE! Our line of DEX listening devices lets people connect and communicate easily, like our new COM-DEX app for smart phones and the Apple Watch. Helping people hear is our business. . 1-800-221-0188 .

Wolters Kluwer
Wolters Kluwer is a leading publisher of medical, health and science publications. We offer an extensive selection of medical books, journals and electronic media for health professionals and students. Please visit booth # 504 to browse our comprehensive product line.

Only ZPower’s patented battery technology can power today’s most advanced hearing aids all day on a single charge—making current or new hearing aids rechargeable. ZPower’s Rechargeable System for Hearing Aids takes the place of an estimated 200 disposable batteries and lasts a full year. The ZPower Rechargeable System is interchangeable with zinc-air batteries and fully charges in just 3-4 hours. With a full day of power, patients no longer have to worry about running out of power at the most inconvenient times. The ZPower hearing aid battery is replaced once per year by a hearing care professional so the patient never has to touch a hearing aid battery again.