October 2022

06OctAll DayFeatured2022 Senior Living Conference

Event Details

October 6, 2022

We’re excited to see you again as we gather at the 2022 Senior Living Conference. Join us at our in-person education at our new location and attend up to 5 different sessions throughout the day. Twelve sessions will be offered overall and will cover a broad range of topics to help you and other senior living providers maximize the potential and quality of services you provide in your communities.

At the conference, you’ll be able to:

  • Gather information and resources you can use now
  • Speak and interact with presenters
  • Enter raffles and win prizes
  • Visit vendors in the exhibit area
  • Build connections and partnerships
  • Mingle and network with other attendees during lunch

Earn up to 5 CEs



8:15 am – 9:00 am Continental Breakfast and Coffee/Exhibits Open
9:00 am – 10:00 am Keynote: Bring Joy Back to Work –Donna Cutting
10:00 am –10:30 am     Break with Exhibitors  Visit each exhibitor for a chance to enter the Gift Card drawing at 4pm
10:30 am – 11:30 am    Sessions
1A Re-Imagining the Tour and Move In Experience 

Faculty: Donna Cutting CSP, Founder & CEO RedCarpet Learning Systems 

2A Navigating the  AL Survey Challenge

Faculty: Jason Lundy, Partner, IceMiller, Jackie Sander, CDP, CMP, Executive Director, The Birches Assisted Living

3A Gaining Momentum in Fall Reduction : Therapy Use of Artificial Intelligence to Predict and Prevent  Falls  

Faculty: Kari BrizendinePT, CWS, CDP, CADCT. Education Specialist. Select Rehabilitation

11:30 am – 12:30 pm     Lunch
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm        Sessions
4B How to Partner with Your Ombudsman  

Faculty: Trish Niewoehner, Community Services Manager/Regional Ombudsman 

5B Attract New Employees By Doing a Better Job of Telling Your Story  

Faculty: Donna Cutting CSP, Founder & CEO RedCarpet Learning Systems

6B Continuing the Conversation of Infection Control in Assisted Living 

Faculty: Deb Burdsall, PhD, RN-BC, CIC, FAPIC, Infection Control Consultant, Hektoen Institute/IDPH

1:30 pm – 1:45 pm        Break
1:45 pm – 2:45 pm        Sessions
7C COVID 19 Litigation Update MA

Faculty: Aimee Delaney, JD, Partner, Hinshaw & Culbertson, LLP, David Alfini, JD, Partner, Hinshaw & Culbertson, LLP, and Adam Guetzow, JD, Partner, Hinshaw & Culbertson, LLP

8C REVEAL Aging:  Contemporary Education to Engage and Retain Employees  

Faculty: Julie Boggess, CDP, LNHA, Vice President, Grant Initiatives, Age-U-Cate Training Institure

9C What Have We Learned in Dementia Care  

Faculty: Susan Frick, MSW, LSW, Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center

2:45 pm – 3:15 pm    Wine Break with Raffle
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm      Sessions



Ask the Assisted Living Experts – Get the Latest from a Regulatory & Legal Perspective 

Faculty: Sheila Baker, JD, MBA, RN, Bureau Chief, Long Term Care, IDPH, and Matt Murer, Chair, Healthcare, Polsinelli

Market and Operational Trends in Senior Living 

Faculty: Chad Kunze, CPA, Principal Health Care, CLA ( Clifton Larson Allen)

Increasing the Dining Program Bottom Line During Challenging Times

Faculty: Gretchen Robinson, RDN, LD, Marketing Dietitian, Martin Bros



  • Donna Cutting, CSP, CEP (Red Carpet Learning System)


Who Should Attend?

Assisted Living and Life Plan Community Executive Directors, Wellness Directors, HR Managers, CEOs




  • Members $249
  • Non-Members $349

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Other Health Guidelines The wearing of face masks is highly recommended.