LeadingAge

MARCH 17-20, 2019
Washington, DC

MEET OUR SUMMIT SPONSORS

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Value First
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Sodexo
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AGENDA

  • 12:00 - 5:00 p.m.
    • CEO Visioning Lab
  • 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
    • Networking Reception in The Great Room
  • 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
    • Breakfast
  • 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
    • Thought Leadership Session
  • 9:30 - 10:15 a.m.
    • Networking Break
  • 10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
    •  Shared Learning Sessions (A)
      •  1-A. Staying Ahead of Disruption: Could Eldercare be Amazoned or Ubered?
      • 1-A. Staying Ahead of Disruption: Could Eldercare be Amazoned or Ubered?

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
        • Consider the threats and opportunities technology innovations and the sharing economy pose for today’s care and service delivery models.
        • Hear from innovative executives who are reacting to new and evolving disruptions in a variety of ways.
        • Discuss ways your organization can develop an enterprise strategy and innovation mindset to address disruption in your marketplace.
      •  2-A. Adapting to Strategic Trends: The Cornerstones of Success
      • 2-A. Adapting to Strategic Trends: The Cornerstones of Success

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
        • Examine the essential elements of building successful life plan communities that will thrive well into the future.
        • Consider the different elements that impact the ability of single-site and multisite organizations to safeguard their future.
        • Explore lessons learned from hospital consolidations and ways to position your organization to grow and proactively face market challenges.
      •  3-A. Community-Based Expansions: Experiences From the Field
      • 3-A. Community-Based Expansions: Experiences From the Field

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
        • Explore the nuances of expanding an at-home program into diverse localities with each program differing based on the dynamics of the particular marketplace.
        • Consider the differences in scale and approaches being used by LeadingAge members to introduce hospice and homecare services into their menu of services in several markets.
        • Hear from a single-site provider that is meeting the needs of community-dwelling older adults by establishing a unique Institute on Aging.
      •  4-A. Managed Care Innovations
      • 4-A. Managed Care Innovations

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
        • Discuss the latest policies, regulations and trends in managed care that are creating new opportunities for innovation.
        • Hear about innovative care delivery and alternative payment models between older adult providers and managed care plans.
        • Consider ways in which LeadingAge members can leverage their services to obtain a managed care contract that pays for those services.
  • 11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    • Lunch
  • 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
    •  Shared Learning Sessions (B)
      •  5-B. Inclusive Cultures for People Living With Dementia
      • 5-B. Inclusive Cultures for People Living With Dementia

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
        • Consider the complex question of whether to offer locked memory care settings or integrated living arrangements for people living with dementia.
        • Hear from providers who represent a range of approaches to dementia care across aging services settings.
        • Wrestle with the challenges and benefits of segregated dementia neighborhoods versus inclusive environments.
      •  6-B. Relationship Building: Unlocking Your Board's Potential
      • 6-B. Relationship Building: Unlocking Your Board's Potential

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
        • Appreciate the importance of the board/CEO relationship in the overall success of an organization’s governance performance.
        • Examine the strategies that are foundational to developing a healthy board/CEO relationship.
        • Explore ways to develop a collaborative mission orientation that drives engagement among all board members.
      •  7-B. Building Scale and Sophistication through Strategic Relationships
      • 7-B. Building Scale and Sophistication through Strategic Relationships

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
        • Review the market disruptors and innovations prompting LeadingAge members to pursue mergers and joint ventures.
        • Consider the wide range of strategic relationships aging services providers can leverage to build capacity for growth and mission advancement.
        • Explore various growth strategies designed to position organizations to better compete in their local marketplace.
      •  8-B. Affordable Housing as a Platform for Wellness and Service Coordination
      • 8-B. Affordable Housing as a Platform for Wellness and Service Coordination

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
        • Highlight models that link affordable housing with community-based health and social services to help low-income older adults age in the community.
        • Explore financing options for these models through partnerships between housing organizations and health plans/other risk-bearing providers.
        • Review evidence-based research available to help LeadingAge members advocate for more investment in these programs at the state and federal levels.
  • 3:00 - 3:45 p.m.
    • Networking Break
  • 3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
    •  Shared Learning Sessions (C)
      •  9-C. From Successful Aging to Holistic Well-Being
      • 9-C. From Successful Aging to Holistic Well-Being

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
        • Compare and contrast the cultural assumptions and values underlying successful aging notions in the U.S. with the ideals of aging in other societies.
        • Consider how successful aging terminology might reinforce ageism by emphasizing productive activity, independence and agelessness.
        • Explore how a more holistic framing of successful aging can help reshape the current experience, attitudes and perceptions of aging.
      •  10-C. Housing and Services for the Middle Market
      • 10-C. Housing and Services for the Middle Market

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
        • Gain insight into the housing and service delivery needs of middle market consumers.
        • Hear from an array of organizations making an explicit commitment to provide affordable housing and services to this large and underserved market.
        • Explore the advocacy, marketing and service packages challenges aging services providers need to navigate as they develop new middle market housing products.
      •  11-C. Partnering for Community Success: Looking Beyond the Bottom Line
      • 11-C. Partnering for Community Success: Looking Beyond the Bottom Line

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
        • Hear from an organization that utilizes partnerships as a catalyst for community revitalization and growth.
        • Learn about the uncommon partnerships that have generated engaging neighbors for life plan community residents.
        • Gain insight on how unlikely, strategic relationships can benefit the mission and margin of an organization.
      •  12-C. Health Information Exchange: Provider Success Stories
      • 12-C. Health Information Exchange: Provider Success Stories

        Monday, March 18, 2019
        3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
        • Learn about emerging vendor-sponsored EHR connectivity networks facilitating information exchange to support care providers’ coordination across care settings.
        • Discover how regional, state and national networks are actively supporting connectivity between long-term and post-acute care providers and their care partners.
        • Discuss the benefits and lessons learned from providers who are leveraging these national networks to improve care planning and coordination efforts.
  • 5:15 - 6:30 p.m.
    • Networking Reception
  • All events held in The Great Room except for Shared Learning and Visions Sessions
  • 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
    • Breakfast
  • 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
    • Public Policy Panel
  • 9:30 - 10:15 a.m.
    • Networking Break
  • 10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
    •  Shared Learning Sessions (D)
      •  13-D. Designing for a Living Experience
      • 13-D. Designing for a Living Experience

        Tuesday, March 19, 2019
        10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
        • Consider the impact of a new generation of consumers that prioritizes experiences more so than access to services.
        • Learn how to use experience design principles to shape products, services and environments focused on the user experience.
        • Visualize what meaningful engagement of older adults in aging services settings looks like, as the focus shifts from design features to the living experience.
      •  14-D. Dependency and Self-Determination Reconsidered
      • 14-D. Dependency and Self-Determination Reconsidered

        Tuesday, March 19, 2019
        10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
        • Consider how aversion to risk and prevailing notions of independence limit self-determination in older adults.
        • Examine new ways of thinking about capacity and healthy (inter)dependence to enhance health and well-being regardless of setting or circumstance.
        • Discuss the importance of life histories in shaping self-perceptions of dependency and helping caregivers understand residents’ preferences for autonomy.
      •  15-D. Insights on the Nonprofit/For-Profit Sectors
      • 15-D. Insights on the Nonprofit/For-Profit Sectors

        Tuesday, March 19, 2019
        10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
        • Hear from business leaders on the growth opportunities and related challenges both nonprofit and for-profit providers must contend with in today’s marketplace.
        • Recognize the proven practices and strategies LeadingAge members can tap into to achieve greater economies of scale to strengthen their position in the market.
        • Consider similarities experienced in working with these two groups, as well as strengths and challenges when teaming up with different provider types.
      •  16-D. Affordable Housing: New Congress Priorities
      • 16-D. Affordable Housing: New Congress Priorities

        Tuesday, March 19, 2019
        10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
        • Receive an insider’s perspective on the federal government’s likely hot topics for affordable housing policy and funding.
        • Explore opportunities to assert affordable housing for older adults as a priority issue in 2019 and beyond.
        • Hear insights on how the growing body of research at the intersection of affordable housing and services could impact federal policy.
  • 11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    • Lunch
  • 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
    •  Visioning Sessions (E)
      •  17-E. Artificial Intelligence: Applications in Aging Services
      • 17-E. Artificial Intelligence: Applications in Aging Services

        Tuesday, March 19, 2019
        1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
        • Gain a better understanding of the real and perceived benefits (and concerns) of AI-augmented applications in the aging services space.
        • Examine ways to better leverage the power of AI to benefit older adults, caregivers and service providers.
        • Discuss ongoing efforts by technology companies working on the next wave of AI applications—and hear how LeadingAge members can help influence future developments.
      •  18-E. The New Future of Aging Services
      • 18-E. The New Future of Aging Services

        Tuesday, March 19, 2019
        1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
        • Step out of existing mental models to imagine what services for older adults—unrestricted by socioeconomic barriers or policy decisions—could look like.
        • Identify bright spots in existing models that could be retooled into a new vision for partnering with residents and older adults in the surrounding community.
        • Consider how successful practices of outside fields can inject a fresh approach to our collective vision for mission advancement.
      •  19-E. Overcoming the Workforce Crisis: A Moonshot
      • 19-E. Overcoming the Workforce Crisis: A Moonshot

        Tuesday, March 19, 2019
        1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
        • Hear projections about the future workforce and the impact these trends and dynamics will have on ageing services.
        • Explore the importance of leadership and organizational culture change in creating healthy workplace environments and becoming employers of choice.
        • Discuss what it will take to achieve our vision for a thriving aging services workforce that will meet the needs of a growing aging population.
  • 3:00 - 3:45 p.m.
    • Networking Break
  • 3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
    •  Shared Learning Sessions (F)
      •  20-F. Macro Shocks Reshaping the Aging Services Landscape
      • 20-F. Macro Shocks Reshaping the Aging Services Landscape

        Tuesday, March 19, 2019
        3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
        • Identify the potential disruptive forces poised to revolutionize the aging services landscape in the next ten years.
        • Examine research-grounded scenarios that forecast how communities, products and services may be changed by these outside forces.
        • Discuss how aging services organizations can prepare to proactively address disruption and change.
      •  21-F. Reliable Accessibility: A Game Changer
      • 21-F. Reliable Accessibility: A Game Changer

        Tuesday, March 19, 2019
        3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
        • Gain a new awareness of what works in real life for people with mobility challenges versus what the ADA checklist requires.
        • Consider how reliable accessibility information can help avoid social isolation by allowing older adults to remain actively connected to their community.
        • Discover ways providers can work with local businesses to make community attractions accessible and welcoming to individuals of all ages and abilities.
      •  22-F. Looking to 2030: Culture Readiness for Future Planning
      • 22-F. Looking to 2030: Culture Readiness for Future Planning

        Tuesday, March 19, 2019
        3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
        • Understand the impact of an organization’s culture on its ability to plan, change and adapt to a future that looks very different than today.
        • Examine the mindset shifts that aging services providers must adopt as new political, economic, societal, technological and environmental future unfolds.
        • Discuss how your current culture might help propel (or impede) the necessary strategic changes that will make your organization successful over the next 15 years.
      •  23-F. Skilled Nursing Regulatory Update
      • 23-F. Skilled Nursing Regulatory Update

        Tuesday, March 19, 2019
        3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
        • Engage in a policy discussion focused on the regulatory environment impacting skilled nursing providers and designed to emphasize person-centered care.
        • Hear from invited government officials about new regulatory issues emerging for nursing home providers at the federal level.
        • Gain insight into LeadingAge’s nursing home policy priorities and likely hot topics for the coming year.
  • 5:15 - 6:30 p.m.
    • Networking Reception
  • All events held in The Great Room except for Shared Learning and Visions Sessions
  • 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
    • Lobby Day Breakfast Briefing & Caucus in The Great Room
  • 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    • Hill Visits
* Evening available for dinners between providers and business firms.

FEATURED SPEAKERS

A diverse speaker line-up designed to deepen the knowledge and understanding of the environment in which aging services providers operate.

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WHY I ATTEND

At LeadingAge events, I’ve met people with all different perspectives and have created a vast network to turn to when I need advice or guidance.  These relationships truly help me be a better leader for my staff, my residents and my greater community. Jerry Brown - Executive Director, Bethany Center Foundation of San Francisco
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THE GREAT ROOM