$200 – $350

Senior Housing News Chicago Summit 2018

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The University Club of Chicago

76 E Monroe St

Chicago, IL 60603

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Senior Housing News (SHN) is proud to announce and host the 2018 Summer Senior Housing News Summit in Chicago, Illinois. The SHN Summit brings leading industry executives to provide insight into the most current trends and topics for senior living operators ranging from technology, real estate development, operations and human capital management. The event will provide not only learning opportunities but a chance to network with over 200 senior living executives from the region and across the country.

Purchase your ticket before they sell out and join the SHN community in Chicago this May #SHNSummit.


7:15 - 8:30 Networking & Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 9:15 Panel 1: Top 5 Technology Trends in 2018 For Senior Living

Investing in technology infrastructure is critical from both a resident experience and a clinical delivery standpoint. Hear from leading technology executives from national senior living operators on how they are building out their infrastructure to support the rising demands of residents.

Sponsored by CDW Healthcare

Moderated by Ginna Baik, Senior Care Practice Leader, CDW Healthcare


Moulay Elalamy, Vice President of Information Technology, Benchmark Senior Living
Marc Gaber, Vice President, Chief Information Officer, LCS
Kory Nadeau, Chief Security Officer and Head of IT Infrastructure, Presbyterian Homes & Services

9:30 - 10:15 Panel 2: Mitigating Your Risk - 5 Critical Steps To A Successful Senior Living Development Project

The senior living industry is attracting new developers rapidly as it is one of the fastest growing real estate sectors in today's economy. As new inventory comes to market, owners, operators and developers need to take steps to mitigate their development risk throughout the entire process. This panel will discuss the planning and process to ensure that both existing developers and new entrants deliver projects on-time and on-budget.

Sponsor: Plante Moran Living Forward

Moderated by Dana Wollschlager, Principal, Plante Moran Living Forward


Brian Goodwin, Senior Preconstruction Manager, Ryan Companies US, Inc.
Brian Pangle, President/CEO, Clark Retirement
Joe Hassel, Principal, Perking Eastman

10:30 - 11:15 Panel 3: Workforce Strategies in a Full-Employment Economy

Senior living operators continue to struggle with workforce shortages across the country in both small and large markets. The competition for talent is intense and turnover rates are higher than ever. The speakers on this panel will look at how leading operators are effectively investing in programs to attract, develop and retain employees.

Sponsor: OnShift

Moderated by Mark Woodka, CEO, Onshift


Dan Williams, Chief Operating Officer, Koelsch Communities
Todd Spittal, Co-Founder & President, Provision Living
Pierre Verger, Chief Operating Officer, Heritage Senior Living

11:15 - 11:30 Networking Break

11:30 - 12:15 pm Panel 4: C-Suite Roundtable: The Entrepreneurial Spirit In Senior Living

Our C-Suite panel features experienced operators from three growing senior living organizations. This panel discussion will tap into the collective wisdom of these thought leaders as they discuss ways to galvanize organizational change and become champions in their organizations. Part of the discussion will delve into the entrepreneurial backgrounds of these individuals and their organizations to talk about their journey in senior living and where the industry is headed next.

Moderated by John Yedinak, President, Aging Media


Wendy Nowokunski, President, The Northbridge Companies
Todd Novaczyk, CEO, New Perspective Senior Living
Jerry Finis, CEO, Pathway to Living

Where is the event located?

The University Club of Chicago, view address and map below.

Will there be breakfast?

A light breakfast, refreshments and coffee is included with the purchase of your ticket.

Have questions or are interested in becoming a sponsor?

Contact info@seniorhousingnews.com

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes, your ticket can be transferred to another person. Please contact us at info@seniorhousingnews.com to change.

Is this program NAB accredited?

Yes, this program is worth two hours of continuing education credits. Attendees please send your NAB ID number to nbaker@agingmedia.com.

What is the refund policy?

No refunds will be issued. No exceptions.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is valet parking at the University Club for a fee.

Will hotel accommodations be provided?
No, but here is a list of hotels in close proximity to The University Club of Chicago:
Chicago Athletic Association - 312-940-3552
Silversmith Hotel - 312-372-7696
Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago - 312-236-1234
The Congress Plaza Hotel - 312-427-3800

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact us at info@seniorhousingnews.com

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No. We can check you in electronically but please have some form of ID to present.

Can I update my registration information?

Please email us with your request at info@seniorhousingnews.com

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