Starting March 5, 2025

San Diego, CA

Conference Schedule

Set your year up for success with this productive, efficient, and impactful conference! 

*Schedule subject to change. Please check back periodically for updates.

All times are noted in Central Time.

March 5


7:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
On-site Registration and Badge Pick-up

8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
NIC Academy Senior Housing Boot Camp   
(prior registration required)

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Networking Lounges Open
(Attendee Resources Available)

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Women’s Networking Meetup

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
First-time Attendee Gathering

2:15 p.m. – 2:25 p.m.
Main Stage: Standard Financial Reporting

2:25 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Main Stage: NIC Research & Analytics: Demonstrating the Value of Senior Housing and Care

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Main Stage: Big Retail Healthcare Strategies and the Implications for the Senior Housing and Care Sector
Innovation Lab: Orchestrating the Future of Medicare and Medicaid for Senior Living Operators  

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Welcome Reception

March 6


7:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
On-site Registration and Badge Pick-up

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Networking Lounges Open
(Attendee Resources Available)

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Innovation Lab: Do This, Not That. Future Operating Models for Boomers

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Main Stage: Medicare’s Priorities and Programs: What are the opportunities and challenges for senior housing and care?

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Main Stage: Skilled Nursing Facilities Ancillary Services: Can You Afford to Not Be in the Game?    
Innovation Lab: Navigating the Middle Market: Strategies for Capital Success  

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Main Stage: Innovative Housing Solutions in Active Adult Communities: A Case Study Exploration  
Innovation Lab: Enhancing Health Outcomes Through Innovation: Tech- Enhanced Senior Living  

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Main Stage: Forging Futures: Unveiling Skilled Nursing Innovation through Strategic Partnerships
Innovation Lab: Data Discovery: Unveiling the Untapped Potential of Senior Living’s Value Proposition

3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
NIC Academy Certified Senior Housing Investment Professional (CSHIP): Information Session

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Innovation Lab: Accessing Public Funds to Enhance Profitability and Increase Market Appeal  

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Networking Reception


March 7


7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
On-site Registration and Badge Pick-up

8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Networking Lounges Open
(Attendee Resources Available)

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Main Stage: Opportunities and Threats in Today’s Skilled Nursing Environment

9:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Main Stage: Capital Markets and Economic Update – Where Have We Been and Where Are We Going

*the NIC Café is a stationary market where attendees can pick up breakfast, lunch, morning and afternoon snacks and beverages 


**Attendee Resources include:
Specialty Coffee Bar
Shoe Shine
LinkedIn Corner
Headshot Lounge