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

Academy of Doctors of Audiology

Alpaca Audiology

AllWell

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.

Audigy Group

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 / audiologydesign.com / websites@audiologydesign.com

AudiologyOnline

Audioscan: A Division of Etymonic Design, Inc.

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.

AuDNet



Beltone

Black and Black Surgical

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
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 callsource.com.

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

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.
Brad Dodson, Naperville, IL , 877.999.4483, www.cleardigitalmedia.net

CounselEar
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.

EarQ

Ear Technology

earVenture
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.

Entheos Audiology Cooperative

ESCO
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)

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.

HyperSound

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
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

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 www.medel.com 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.

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.

Oticon, Inc.

Otometrics/ Audiology Systems

Phonak

Rayovac
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.

Salus
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 salus.edu/audiology.

Sonic Innovations, Inc.

Sprint CapTel

Sycle

TIMS for Audiology

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…

Unitron
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.

Widex
At Widex we strive to provide the best hearing aids, 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. Our full line of DEX listening devices also let people connect and communicate easily – like our new COM-DEX app for smart phones and the Apple Watch. Helping people hear is our business.

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.

ZPower
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.