Network Events

Network Events

Below is a snapshot of network events happening during the Annual Meeting & EXPO. More events will be added periodically. In early October, be sure to check the event app to see a final Network Events Schedule for date, time and event location details.

National Leadership Academy Alumni Fellowship Event,  8:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Leadership Academy Alumni are invited to reconnect and re-engage with each other at the Marriott Marquis immediately following Spark!  

Facilities Management Network, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Participate in a roundtable conversation with facility managers and other professionals to discuss the big and small picture challenges that impact facility operations, staffing, purchasing, management, communication and other topics that participants wish to share with peers.

Resident/Elder Networking Lunch, 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. 
Residents/elders are invited to attend this networking lunch immediately preceding the Opening Keynote. 

HR/Workforce Network, 7:00 - 8:00 a.m. 
Join your HR peers for a light breakfast and conversation about the critical challenges facing HR professionals in aging service organizations.

Wellness & Wellbeing Network Breakfast, 7:00 - 8:00 a.m. 

Join other LeadingAge provider members for the wellness & wellbeing network meeting. Come engage with peers and share resources related to holistic wellbeing.

New CEO Breakfast, 8:00 - 9:00 a.m. 
Meet other new CEOs (up to three years in their new role) for a networking breakfast to engage with your peers and seasoned executives in our field. 

Single-Site Nursing Homes Network, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

Dementia Services Network Lunch,  12:00 - 1:00 p.m. 
Join other LeadingAge provider members for a dementia services network gathering. Come engage with peers and share resources related to meeting the needs of people living with dementia.

LGBT Network,  12:00 - 1:00 p.m. 
Join LeadingAge members for a light lunch, along with sharing best practices, challenges and opportunities facing your organization’s LGBT inclusion journey.

Inclusion Reception powered by the LGBT Network, 9:00 p.m. - Midnight
Join the LGBT Network for the 13th annual Inclusion Celebration! This event pays tribute to those who have paved the way for diversity and inclusion in aging services and celebrates the work our members do every day providing high-quality supports and services for all. Find out more details, RSVP and join our group of donors. 


CAST Technology Networking Reception,  5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Please join us to socialize with technology professionals, CAST Commissioners, technology vendors, and other peers in the aging services field.

CEMO Leadership Forum, 12:00 - 4:30 p.m.
This event is open to CEO multisite provider members only. Find out more here.

Housing Celebration Reception, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
LeadingAge welcomes members who provide and support affordable housing to our Housing Celebration Reception. It’s time to celebrate recent victories that will expand and preserve affordable housing as we continue our advocacy in these areas.

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