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Conference Schedule


Please see below for our previous show schedule. We are still finalizing the 2021 agenda. Stay tuned!
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  • Saturday, April 25
  • Sunday, April 26
  • Monday, April 27
  • Tuesday, April 28
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  • Case Studies
  • Deep Dive
  • Design for Health & Wellness
  • Design Innovation
  • Emerging Models
  • Guidelines, Codes, & Standards
  • Improving Memory and Specialty Care
  • Successful Remodeling and Repositioning
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  • Educational Session
  • Facility Tour
  • Keynote
  • Pre-Conference Workshops

Sunday, April 26

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM

E01 - Person-centered Care: Translating Research into Practical Applications

Addie Abushousheh , Research Associate, The Center for Health Design

Migette Kaup , Professor Interior Design & Gerontology, Kansas State University

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M100

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM

E02 - The Journey to Define Wellness

Jim Mangol , Senior Director of Healthy Living -- Consultant, Pine Run Retirement Community

Carol Elia , Principal, CR DESIGN

Maria Santangelo , Executive Director, Pine Run Retirement Community

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design for Health & Wellness|Room: M103

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM

E03 - How a Small House Can Lead to a Big Life

T.J. Cole , General Partner, Cottage Court, LLC

Dot Cole , General Patner, Cottage Court, LLC

Fred Worley , Architect, Fred Worley Architect

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: M104

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM

E04 - AIA Design for Aging Fellows: Senior Living Design Research

SInan Zhong , Doctoral Student, Texas A&M University

April Ward , Professor of Architecture, Prairie Vew A&M University

Miao Jia , A Master from Design + Environmental Analysis, Cornell University

Alexis Denton , Principal, SmithGroupJJR

Type: Educational Session|Track: Emerging Models|Room: M107

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM

E05 - The Memory Care Design Challenge: Design Criteria That Score Winning Outcomes for Individuals, Groups and Staff

Rena Vysnionis , Project Manager , Quantum Age Collaborative

Lorraine Hiatt , Environmental Gerontologist, Environmental Gerontologist, Planning, Research and Design Consultation

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: M108

10:00 AM- 12:15 PM

D01 - Stuck in the Middle: Strategy and Design to Serve the Mid-income Senior Market

Jill Schroeder , Senior Planner, Pope Architects

Type: Educational Session|Track: Deep Dive|Room: M111

11:15 AM- 12:15 PM

E06 - Design Strategies to Meet the Needs of the Middle Market

Craig Kimmel , Partner, RLPS Architects

Margaret Yu , Designer, RLPS Architects

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M100

11:15 AM- 12:15 PM

E07 - Good Bones: Creating a Master Plan for a Healthier and More Sustainable Future

Robert Boileau , Director of Urban Design and Planning, LRS Architects

Janice Sanada , President, LRS Architects Inc

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design for Health & Wellness|Room: M103

11:15 AM- 12:15 PM

E08 - An Impossible Project? How Teamwork Can Make the Impossible Possible

Tony Teague , Vice President of Development, Greenbrier

Stuart Smith , Senior Living Market Executive, Benchmark Construction Company

Pamela Leland , Executive Director, The Hickman Friends Senior Community

Joyce Lenhardt , Principal, Lenhardt Rodgers Architects + Interiors

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: M104

11:15 AM- 12:15 PM

E09 - Gin Joints, Tap Rooms, Taverns, and Pubs

Schelley Hollyday , Principal, The Hollyday Group, The Hollyday Group, Consultant for Senior Living

Quinn deMenna , Director for Senior Living, City Invincible

Keith Grady , Executive Director, Applewood Estates CCRC

Type: Educational Session|Track: Emerging Models|Room: M107

11:15 AM- 12:15 PM

E10 - Fixer-upper: Transforming an Existing Space into a Successful Memory Care Environment

Clint Luikart , Senior Project Director, Perspectus Architecture

Jim Wallis , Principal, Perspectus Architecture

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: M108

2:00 PM- 3:00 PM

E11 - Designing Environments for Aging: Resources to Anticipate and Plan for Future Needs

Lynn Kenney , Director of Industry Relations, The Center for Health Design

Addie Abushousheh , Gerontologist, Researcher & Consultant, Organizational & Environmental Development

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M100

2:00 PM- 3:00 PM

E12 - Creating and Engaging Community Through the Built Environment

Jeffrey Anderzhon , Principal, Crepidoma Consulting, LLC

Diana Spellman , President, Spellman Brady & Company

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design for Health & Wellness|Room: M103

2:00 PM- 3:00 PM

E13 - Senior Living in Japan

Wenzhuo "Wenz" Tuttle , Tradewell Fellow 2019, Architectural Designer, EYP Architecture & Engineering

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: M104

2:00 PM- 3:00 PM

E14 - Storytelling, Experience-making, and the Role of Art

Mitch Elliott , Principal, RDG Planning & Design

Lara Slavkin , Partner - Interior Designer, RDG Planning & Design

Type: Educational Session|Track: Emerging Models|Room: M107

2:00 PM- 3:00 PM

E15 - Canada's First Dementia Village: Bringing “Everyday” into the Care Environment

Elroy Jespersen , Vice President – Special Projects, Verve Senior Living

Eitaro Hirota , Associate, NSDA Architects

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: M108

2:00 PM- 4:15 PM

D02 - The Wellness Point of Engagement: Activity + Environment

Lynne Peer , Principal, Aging Collective, LLC

Jennie Griggs , Founder and Principal, Aging Collective, LLC

Jane Rohde , Principal, JSR Associates, Inc.

Type: Educational Session|Track: Deep Dive|Room: M111

3:15 PM- 4:15 PM

E16 - Developing Senior Living Communities with an Intergenerational Mindset

Matt Mauthe , Chief Executive Officer, Marquardt Management Services

Judy Amiano , President & CEO, Franciscan Ministries

Eric Harrmann , Senior Associate, AG Architecture, INC.

Jeff Hoffmann , , AG Architecture

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M100

3:15 PM- 4:15 PM

E17 - Net Zero Senior Living: Maintenance, Renovation, and New Construction to Combat the Climate Crisis

Stet Sanborn , Engineering Discipline Lead / Principal, SmithGroup

Alexis Denton , Principal, SmithGroup

Vassar Byrd , CEO, Rose Villa Senior Living, INC.

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design for Health & Wellness|Room: M103

3:15 PM- 4:15 PM

E18 - The Gap in Senior Housing: A Case Study with Interdisciplinary and Community Partnership Solutions

Madeline Franklin , Executive Director, STL Village

Daniel Rosenthal , Principal, The Lamar Johnson Collaborative

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: M104

3:15 PM- 4:15 PM

E19 - Living Small in a Big World: Edited Environments for Seniors

Curtis R. Jennings , Project Manager/Senior Associate, SFCS Architects

J.D. Landis , Senior Associate, SFCS Architects

Brenda Landes , Vice President, SFCS Architects

Type: Educational Session|Track: Emerging Models|Room: M107

3:15 PM- 4:15 PM

E20 - Universal Design Means Designing for People with Dementia

Cortney Ewald , Occupational Therapist, Cassady Children's Center

Terri Preece , Environmental Design Consultant, DEMENTIA TRAINING AUSTRALIA

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: M108

Monday, April 27

9:15 AM- 10:15 AM

E21 - Raising the Roof: The Dos and Don’ts of Creating a High-Rise for Seniors

David Fik , President, Lantz-Boggio Architects

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M100

9:15 AM- 10:15 AM

E22 - EFA Remodel Renovation Competition: A Review of 2019

Ric D'Amico , Vice President, THE BELAIRE GROUP

Type: Educational Session|Track: Successful Remodeling and Repositioning|Room: M103

9:15 AM- 10:15 AM

E23 - Recognizing Excellence in Evidence-Based Design

Randall Carter , Vice President for Partnership Development, The Center for Health Design

Donna Deckard , Director, Strategic Projects, The Center for Health Design

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: M104

9:15 AM- 10:15 AM

E24 - Test Your Code Knowledge: Addressing Regulatory Compliance Issues

William Koffel , President, Koffel Associates, Inc.

Type: Educational Session|Track: Guidelines, Codes, & Standards|Room:

9:15 AM- 10:15 AM

E25 - Light and Spectral Exposure: A Day in the Life of a Care Center Resident

Naomi Miller , Designer/Senior Scientist, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Eunice Noell-Waggoner , President, Center of Design for an Aging Society

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: M108

9:15 AM- 11:30 AM

D03 - Low Vision: Tools and Techniques for Designing Supportive Environments

Erin Schambureck , Interior Designer, CRW architecture + design group

Greg Guarnaccia , Principal, DoublEdge Design LLC

Type: Educational Session|Track: Deep Dive|Room: M111

10:30 AM- 11:30 AM

E26 - Tool for Evaluating the Design of the Household Model

Maggie Calkins , Board Chair, IDEAS Institute

Robert Wrublowsky , MMP Architects, MMP ARCHITECTS

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M100

10:30 AM- 11:30 AM

E27 - Secrets of a Successful Renovation: Carillon's Point Plaza Community

Chris Muder , Senior Living Manager, Rees

Scott Wynn , Executive Director, Carillon LifeCafe Community

Type: Educational Session|Track: Successful Remodeling and Repositioning|Room: M103

10:30 AM- 11:30 AM

E28 - EFA Design Showcase: A Presentation of Industry-leading Design Excellence

Robert Simonetti , Design Director, SWBR Architects

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: M104

10:30 AM- 11:30 AM

E29 - Compliant Today but Not Tomorrow: When the Code Changes But Your Building Hasn’t

Jim Mehaffey , Senior Project Manager, RLPS Architects

Andrew Schneider , President / Fire Protection Engineer, D&D Engineering, LLC

Type: Educational Session|Track: Guidelines, Codes, & Standards|Room: M107

10:30 AM- 11:30 AM

E30 - Homes for Active Aging: What Older Adults Think About Technology-based Home Design Strategies

Lisa M. Tucker , Professor and Chair, Interior Design, Virginia Tech

Elif Tural , Assistant Professor, School of Architecture+ Design, Virginia Tech

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: M108

2:30 PM- 3:30 PM

E31 - Residential Meets Assisted Living

Michelle Pinkowski , Attorney, Pinkowski Law & Policy Group, LLC

Dave Risi , Owner/Developer, Evermore Senior Living

Jane Rohde , Principal, JSR Associates, Inc.

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M100

2:30 PM- 3:30 PM

E32 - Maintaining Operations During Construction: Case Studies on Planning and Phasing

Kim Williams , President and CEO, Simpson Senior Services

Kevin Harrington , Development, Friends House

Bill Yost , Partner, Eventus Strategic Partners

Joyce Lenhardt , Principal, Lenhardt Rodgers Architects + Interiors

Type: Educational Session|Track: Successful Remodeling and Repositioning|Room: M103

2:30 PM- 3:30 PM

E33 - If You Design It, Can We Staff It?

Lorraine Hiatt , Environmental Gerontologist, Environmental Gerontologist, Planning, Research and Design Consultation

Gaius Nelson , President, NELSON-TREMAIN PARTNERSHIP

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: M104

2:30 PM- 3:30 PM

E34 - The Connection: Relating the 2018 FGI Guidelines to Interior Design for Optimal Outcomes

Libby Laguta , President, AAHID, L2D Interior Design LLC

Nancy Bounds , Registered Interior Designer, NB Interiors

Type: Educational Session|Track: Guidelines, Codes, & Standards|Room: M107

2:30 PM- 3:30 PM

E35 - Exploring the Effects of Noise in Dining Rooms

Noral Steward , President and Senior Principal Consultant, Stewart Acoustical Consultants

Mandy Kachur , , Soundscape Engineering LLC

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: M108

2:30 PM- 4:45 PM

D04 - Notes from the Field: A SAGE Post-Occupancy Evaluation

Steve Lindsey , CEO, Garden Spot Village

Amy Carpenter , Associate, SFCS Inc.

Type: Educational Session|Track: Deep Dive|Room: M111

3:45 PM- 4:45 PM

E36 - Affordable, Not Cheap: Models for Affordable Assisted Living

Darrin Jolas , Managing Director, Vermilion Development

Elizabeth Godbold , Associate, Worn Jerabeck Wiltse Architects,PC

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M100

3:45 PM- 4:45 PM

E37 - Renovation Modernization: Getting the Most Bang for Your Buck

Johanna Ward , Associate, SGA|NarmourWright Design

Ashleigh Dane , Development, Equus Development Partners

Mike Nixon , Associate, SGA Architecture

Type: Educational Session|Track: Successful Remodeling and Repositioning|Room: M103

3:45 PM- 4:45 PM

E38 - Design and Building Keeping Pace with Economic Change

James Owens , Division VP/ Nat Senior Living Market Coordinator, The Whiting Turner Contracting Company

Faith Hawks , Principal, Moseley Architects

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: M104

3:45 PM- 4:45 PM

E39 - The Adult Care Population: Mobility is Medicine

Mary Matz , President,, Patient Care Ergonomic Solutions

Type: Educational Session|Track: Guidelines, Codes, & Standards|Room: M107

3:45 PM- 4:45 PM

E40 - The Application of Smart Homes for Elderly Care within Healing Environments

Joe Colistra , Associate Professor, RA, Chair of Department of Architecture, Director of KU's Institute for Smart Cities, School of Architecture and Design, The University of Kansas

Shermineh Afsary , Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant, Ph.D. student in Architecture, School of Architecture and Design, The University of Kansas,

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: M108

Tuesday, April 28

8:30 AM- 9:30 AM

E41 - Innovative Framing Systems: The Best New Way to Build Your Senior Living Facility

Matthew Andres , Senior Project Manager, Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

John Kimble , PRINCIPAL, HART, GAUGLER & ASSOCIATES, INC.

Grant Warner , Principal, D2 Architecture

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M100

8:30 AM- 9:30 AM

E42 - The “Green Bullet”: Providing Scalable, Customizable, and Immediate Solutions for Enhanced Well-Being

Elizabeth Diehl , Director of Therapeutic Horticulture at Wilmot Gar, University of Florida - Wilmot

Brad Smith , President, Brad Smith Associates, Inc.

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design for Health & Wellness|Room: M103

8:30 AM- 9:30 AM

E43 - Skilled Nursing Design: When Design Transforms Outcomes

Alan Moore , Principal/Senior Living Practice Leader, CJMW Architecture

Mark Steele , President/CEO, Salemtowne Retirement Community

Kelli Doby , Director of Clinical Services, Salemtowne Retirement Community

Joe Yoon , Administrator of Health Services, Moravian Home Inc., d/b/a Salemtowne

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: M104

8:30 AM- 9:30 AM

E44 - Shared Sites: Design for Intergenerational Aging

Nancy Morrow-Howell , Bettie Bofinger Brown Distinguished Professor of Social Policy, Director of the Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging, Washington University in St. Louis

Valerie Greer , Professor of Practice, Washington University in St. Louis

Type: Educational Session|Track: Emerging Models|Room: M107

8:30 AM- 9:30 AM

E45 - Eco-Friendly Design Plans for 55+ Cohousing

Stephan Zimmerman , COO, AEC Living

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M108

10:45 AM- 11:45 AM

E46 - Aligning Small House Values in a Non-small House Setting

Karla Oliver , CEO, Village on the Isle

Debbie Weigand , Director of Operations, The Greenhouse Project

Joel Anderson , Chief Executive Officer, Village on the Isle

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M100

10:45 AM- 11:45 AM

E47 - Addressing the Staffing Crisis by Design

Chris Newport , Executive Director, Sinai Residences of Boca Raton

Michael Rodebaugh , Senior Associate, Market Sector Leader - Senior Living, Leo A Daly

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design for Health & Wellness|Room: M103

10:45 AM- 11:45 AM

E48 - Survey Says ... It's All About the Apartment

Margaret Wylde , CEO, ProMatura Group

Ray Yancey , Director, LRS Architects

Lisa Warnock , Principal, LRS Architects Inc

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: M104

10:45 AM- 11:45 AM

E49 - Environments for Aging in Place: Key Design Strategies

Marissa Geiser , Architect, Ryan A+E, Inc.

Chris Teigen , Director of Architecture - Senior Living, Ryan Companies, Inc.

Type: Educational Session|Track: Emerging Models|Room: M107

10:45 AM- 11:45 AM

E50 - Campus Planning: Commencing with Capital Expenditures in Mind

Brittany Vipham , Director of Communications, ARCH Consultants, Ltd.

Frank Muraca , President, ARCH Consultants, Ltd.

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: M108

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