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Join the Step Challenge at the American Student Dental Association (ASDA) National Leadership Conference Nov 1-3 2019 in Chicago! 
Participate in some friendly competition amongst your peers as you work your way up the leaderboard and try to exceed the Challenge Step Goals to win prizes!


The Step Challenge starts on Friday, November 1 at 5:00 a.m.CT and ends on Sunday, November 3 at 9:00 a.m. CT. Participants can track their steps using their own personal Fitbit, Apple Watch, Garmin, or the step trackers integrated on their iPhone/Android smartphone via Apple Health or Google Fit. (i)

To join:
1) Download the 'Heka Walk' Challenge App:

2) Launch the App and select the 'ASDA Step Challenge' from the list of Walking Challenges and complete the registration and pairing process:
3) Start Walking!
  • To sync your step data to the app, select 'Tap to sync steps' at the top of the dashboard
  • Note that your steps will only count from the time you first pair your step tracker
  • Please sync your step data at least one time per 24 hour period and before the Challenge end time to make sure all your steps count!


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To help you support your Challenge goals, scan the two (2) QR codes daily using the Challenge App at the following locations throughout the Expo, and receive bonus steps at each scan: (ii)

  1. Great-West Financial® -  Expo Hall #2 and the Wellness table near The Hub = 350 bonus steps

  2. ASDA - South Corridor = 150 bonus steps



The top 3 steppers on the final cumulative leaderboard will win a prize. 


Prizes will be awarded at the closing session on Sunday, November 3 at 10:15 a.m.CT.

If you have any questions, email us at

(i) The Walking Challenge app requires iOS 9.0 and above on the following devices:  iPhone 4S and above, iPad Air, Mini, and 3rd & 4th generation iPads. Android requirements: Android 5.0 and above that have not been customized by the phone-tablet manufacturer.

(ii) To scan QR codes:

  1. Open the 'Heka Walk' Challenge app and select 'ASDA Step Challenge'

  2. Press the Scan-In button located on the Walking Challenge dashboard in the app. Note that you will need to allow the app access to your device's camera 

  3. Align the app viewer with the QR Code and the code will automatically be detected and confirmed

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