Join us for the much anticipated
2021 GSLA Conference & Trade Show
INNOVATE | INTEGRATE | MOTIVATE :: TOGETHER
Our 2021 event will be more fun than ever!
Our 2021 event will be more fun than ever!
Join us at the 2021 GSLA Conference and experience:
- The latest operational and leadership information.
- Legal, legislative, and Georgia regulatory updates.
- Lessons learned from the challenges communities overcame through the pandemic.
- Panel discussions and implementable plans to improve your marketing practices and sales outcomes.
- Clinical presentations from experts in the senior living industry.
- Opportunities to make connections with colleagues and exhibitors from across the sate and region.
- Continuing education credits.
You are not going to want to miss our annual karaoke contest, Texas Hold 'Em Tournament or our new (and highly anticipated) Cornhole Tournament. The entire event is build around YOU!
The schedule below is preliminary. Educational sessions will focus on areas critical to the successful operation of an assisted living community or personal care home: management, marketing, operations, special populations (memory care and Alzheimer’s), activities and regulatory issues.
CEU & NAB Credits
As always, many of our educations sessions are NAB accredited and can be utilized for your continuing education credits. As sessions are approved we will update the information below.
Visit The Trade Show
Be the first to see what is new in the exhibit hall. Experience groundbreaking products and services to enhance your community, meet exhibitors, and take advantage of new opportunities. Check out our growing number of exhibitors today.
Schedule subject to change
Thursday, October 28
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Conference Registration, Check-In and Networking (Continental Breakfast)
8:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Opening General Session
Keynote Speaker: Randy Fox - A Leader Worth Following: The Real Take on Real Leadership
10:45 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. Trade Show Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting
Join industry experts and exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall, have your headshot
taken (free), and enjoy a boxed lunch.
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Breakout Session #1
Jill S. Disney - Advancing the Science: The Latest in Alzheimer's & Dementia Research
John Elliston - What To Do When Conflict Happens
Randy Fox - How The Best Teams WIN
Drew Graham|Tara Clayton - The Impact of COVID19 on GA Senior Housing: Review of the NORC Study
3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Breakout Session # 2
Dr. Jeff Falini | Carolina Cox - How to Develop Strong Partnerships With Healthcare Providers to
Increase Resident Engagement
Steven Mifsud | Lee Searle - Engaging Persons with Disability During Evacuation
Maria DeNicola | Amanda Goldman - Innovative Labor Solutions: Find & Retain Your Multi-
Reed Davis - It's About Time to Open the Bottom of the Sales Funnel
4:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Networking Break
5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Inaugural Cornhole Tournament - Karaoke Contest - Texas Hold'em
Games, food, and fun included! Bar available.
Friday, October 29
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Networking Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. General Session
Keynote Speaker: David Romanelli - author of Happy is the New Healthy
Ageless Advice from the Oldest & Wisest
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Breakout Session #1
Lori Newcomb -Medication Management in LTC: A Guide to Success
Craig Thompson - Tax Tools: Maximizing Depreciation Benefits with a Cost Segregation Study
David Romanelli - Discovering the Benefits of Yoga + Mediation
Laura Medders - How Dementia Can Affect Memory, Language, Judgement, and Other
Aspects of Thinking
11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. GSLA Annual Awards Luncheon
Presentation of HERO Awards, GSLA Legislator of the Year, and others
1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Breakout Session #2
Beth Cayce - Navigating Changes in Regulations Related to HB987|Assisted Living & Memory Care
Maria DeNicola | Amanda Goldman - Preventing Malnutrition: Person-Centered Strategies to
Improve Quality Outcomes
Crissy Wolf - Surviving COVID-19 - Lessons Learned & Future Implications
Michelle Minor | Kelly Skarp | Kara Marinko | Stacey Lawson | Jessica Phaup - Strategic Sales Solutions:
A Panel Discussions with Industry Experts
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Closing General Session
Keynote Speaker: Melanie Simon, Executive Director, Healthcare Facility
Regulation, Georgia Department of Community Health
A Georgia Regulatory Update
4:00 p.m. Conference Adjourns
4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. PAC Raffle Giveaways
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