2018 LeadingAge Oregon Annual Conference Call for Presentations Proposal Form
2018 Annual Conference - May 20-23, 2018 - Eagle Crest Resort, Redmond, OR
LeadingAge Oregon, an affiliate of the national association LeadingAge, is seeking presentation proposals for our 2018 Annual Conference and Exhibition, which will carry the theme "Life on Purpose."
We are looking for innovative, cutting edge ideas and practices on all aspects of aging services. Presentations on innovative concepts and addressing challenging issues are specifically encouraged. Suggested presentation topics include (but aren't limited to):
Health Care Reform and the role of aging services organizations
Improving organizational operations
Innovative/cutting edge programs and services (all settings)
Insurance and risk management
Legal issues for aging services
Management and supervisory skill development
Marketing to the new consumer
New business models/partnerships (all settings)
Resident/consumer-centered care models
Resident/family engagement in care
Technology and its use in aging services settings
Wellness and active aging
Workforce development, retention and recruitment
Attendees at the conference represent a wide variety of staff disciplines from nursing facilities, life plan communities (CCRCs), assisted living and residential care facilities, senior housing (affordable and market rate) and community-based programs, including adult day and home care. Positions range from CEOs to direct line staff. The audience is experienced and knowledgeable, and expect current and high quality information. Preference will be given to conference sessions that are interactive and engaging.
Please note that breakout sessions at our 2018 conference will be 1-1/4 hours long (75 minutes).
Submissions must be received no later than November 15, 2017.