The 24th NIC national conference takes place Wednesday through Sunday in Chicago. Featured speakers include Press Ganey Chief Medical Officer Dr. Thomas Lee at the opening general session and former chairman of the board of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke at Thursday’s luncheon.

The National Investment Center for the Seniors Housing and Care Industry also will offer sessions that look at future business model for long term and post-acute care; a primer on properly determining quality in skilled nursing properties; the (new) face of seniors housing private equity; and more.

For more information about the event, which will be held at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers, click here.