National political, military and space heroes highlight ALFA conference agenda; registration underwayApril 11, 2014
Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona and her husband, astronaut Capt. Mark Kelly, will headline the star-studded list of featured speakers at the upcoming annual meeting of the Assisted Living Federation of America. The 2014 ALFA Conference & Expo will take place May 20-22 in Phoenix. Seventy-five educational sessions will discuss hot topics in assisted living today.
Assisted living providers have until April 15 to receive the Early Bird member discount for registration for the 2014 ALFA conference.
Members of the American Health Care Association will gather Sunday through Wednesday in Tampa for the group's 63rd annual convention and expo. Keynote speakers include best-selling business author Jim Collins, who will appear at the opening session. Commander Mark Kelly, the leader of the Space Shuttle Endeavour's final mission and husband of former U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who survived an assassination attempt, will be the inspirational closing session speaker. Before and after these sessions, will be more than 70 educational opportunities, midday exhibit hall hours on Monday and Tuesday, and a variety of networking opportunities.