First ever peer learning round-table discussions providing the ultimate opportunity for industry partners and operators to develop new benchmarking methods, solutions and innovation for senior dining.
Join your peers at the Senior Dining Association’s first Executive Ideation & Symposium. We will share some great conversations, delicious food & drinks, and deepen our growth in the industry. Network with peers from around the country. Our keynote speakers will keep you up to date with best practices and industry trends. And the round table discussions will give you an opportunity to learn from the best in the field.
Your attendance at this event helps to solidify the place for SDA in the future. Thank you for supporting us in our inaugural year. We want to be here for the longevity of your operation.
12:00pm - 6:00pm: Registration Opens
11:00am - 4:00pm: Optional ServeSafe Class (additional cost)
1:00pm - 3:30pm: Tour S&D Coffee and Tea (limited 20 people)
5:00pm ‐ 9:00pm: SDA Welcome Reception & Networking
7:30am ‐ 8:15am: Breakfast
8:15am ‐ 9:30am: General Session 1 - Introduction, Harris Ader
9:30am ‐ 9:45am: Break 9:45am ‐ 12:00pm: Breakout Sessions - Round Table Discussion Groups
12:00pm ‐ 1:30pm: Lunch
2:00pm ‐ 3:00pm: General Session 2 - Keynote Speaker
3:00pm ‐ 3:15pm: Break
3:15pm ‐ 5:15pm: Breakout Sessions - Round Table Discussion Groups
5:30pm ‐ 6:15pm: General Session 3 - Speaker
6:30pm - 7:30pm: Cocktail Hour
7:30pm - 9:30pm: Dinner & Evening Activity
7:30am ‐ 8:15am: Breakfast
8:15am ‐ 9:15am: General Session - Speaker
9:30am ‐ 12:30pm: Round Table Focus Groups
12:30pm ‐ 1:45pm: Lunch,
Closing Speaker & Depart
This is event is ideal for corporate or regional senior living & dining professionals.
Space is limited due to relational experience of the event. RSVP now to reserve your space.
Second attendee from the same organization receives a 10% discount.
Hotel rates and reservation information will be available soon. We will send all attendees a link to make their own reservations.
SDA attendees will receive a discounted hotel of rate no more than
$189 per night (plus sales tax).
The hotel rate will be available starting 10/7 - 10/15, based on
Hotel Reservation cut off- September 12th, 2018
All meals are included
Transportation & Parking
Charlotte Airport is approximately 7.5 miles from the hotel
Uber - Approximately $18 from the airport to the hotel
Parking - Discounted rate of $25 daily
Policies Cancellations: A $50 administrative fee & credit card charges will be charged for cancellations. No refunds will be given for cancellations received after August 31st, 2018. Any cancellations made on-site are not eligible for a refund. Cancellations made due to unforeseen circumstances are reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
No-Shows: Refunds will not be issued to participants who do not attend the Conference and did not cancel their registration in advance.
Registration confirmations will be emailed to each attendee. Please note this may take up to 10 days. If you have special needs or dining requests (including Kosher, gluten free & vegetarian meals) we will be more than happy to accommodate. Please indicate your needs on our registration form.
As a registered participant in this event, you agree that your photograph or video, if taken, may be used by SDA for promotional purposes and you waive any claim to compensation for such use.
Your registration includes 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners & snacks