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Saturday, April 28

1:00 p.m. — 5:00 p.m. W01: Person-Environment Fit—Designs for Optimal Aging

Sunday, April 29

7:00 a.m. — 8:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. — 12:00 p.m. T01: Serenades by Sonata—Memory Care Assisted Living

Sunday, April 29 — 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

W02: Fun House or Mad House?
W03: Senior Housing Development Boot Camp
W04: New Models for Independent Senior's Housing
3:00 p.m. — 4:00 p.m. W05: Third Annual AIA/SAGE Student Design Competition
4:15 p.m. — 5:30 p.m. K01: Toward a Radical Reinterpretation of Aging and the Built Environment
Opening Keynote Speaker—William H. Thomas, MD
5:30 p.m. — 6:00 p.m. DESIGN/Environments for Aging Citation of Merit Presentations
6:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m. Book Signing with William H. Thomas
6:00 p.m. — 8:00 p.m. Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall

Monday, April 30

7:30 a.m. 8:25 a.m.

Breakfast Session
B01  Innovation + Design = Sensational Showers – What’s old, is new again and then some!

Sponsored by:  Mincey Marble

Monday, April 30 — 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Track: Codes, Standards and Other Considerations - NEW
E01 Exploring Basic Research in Universal Design—A Tour of What’s Happening in Japan 
Track: Successful Remodeling and Repositioning
E02 A Review of 2010—2011 Long Term Living's Remodel-Renovation Competition
Track: Expanded Environments for Aging
E03 Lessons From Theme Parks—Influencing the Design of Senior Communities
Track: Aging-in-Place
E04 Surplus Safety—When Safety Does Harm
Track: Case Studies Leading Change
E05 How You Gonna Keep 'Em Down on the Farm? A Rural Age-In-Place Community for Developmentally Disabled Adults and Their Caregivers
Track: Future-Focused Models
E06 Concept to Construction—Designing an International Standard SNF in China
Track: Roundtable Discussion
R01 Small Projects, Big Impact on Culture Change

Monday, April 30 — 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Track: Codes, Standards and Other Considerations
E07 Regulatory Change and Culture Change—Working Together
Track: Successful Remodeling and Repositioning
E08 Medical Miracles—Converting Medical Models of Care Into Modern Miracles
Track: Expanded Environments for Aging
E09 Outdoor Spaces—Effective Design for Older Adults
Track: Aging-in-Place
E10 Planning, Designing and Managing Cooperatives for Senior Living
Track: Case Studies Leading Change
E11 Living in the Garden Cottage—What Have We Learned?
Track: Future-Focused Models
E12 The Challenge of Offering Choice—How to Meet the Design Desires of the New Senior Market
Track: Roundtable Discussion
R02 Privacy As a Lived Experience—Variations in the Ways Patients Make Meaning of Privacy

Monday, April 30 — 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Track: Codes, Standards and Other Considerations
E13 Changing the Code in Resident Care Bathroom Accessibility
Track: Successful Remodeling and Repositioning
E14 Design and Repositioning CCRCs for Social Curiosity, Vitality and Preciousness of Time
Track: Expanded Environments for Aging
E15 Repositioning Wellness and Rehabilitation—A Case Study
Track: Aging-in-Place
E16 Aging-in-Place at Home and Environmental Support of Physical Activity
Track: Case Studies Leading Change
E17 Designing Refuge—Creating Environments for Pallative Care
Track: Future-Focused Models
E18 Managing Behaviors in Dementia—Environment and Programs United
Track: Roundtable Discussion
R03 Methods to Reduce Risks for Patient Falls and Staff Injuries

Monday, April 30 — 3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Track: Codes, Standards and Other Considerations
E19 Creating Aging-Friendly Green Communities
Track: Successful Remodeling and Repositioning
E20 Highways or Hallways—Extreme Makeovers of Senior Living Corridors
Track: Expanded Environments for Aging - NEW
E21  Collaborations and Considerations in the Development of Healing Environments
Track: Aging-in-Place
E22 The Co-Housing Model—Design for Affordability and Healthy Aging
Track: Case Studies Leading Change
E23 Relational Design—The Household Connection
Track: Future-Focused Models
E24 Engage Residents, Cut Costs and Boost Marketability—The Business Case for Going Green
Track: Roundtable Discussion
R04 New Models for Independent Senior's Housing
4:30 p.m. — 5:30 p.m. K02: Panel Discussion
Culture Change: Where Have We Been and Where Are We Going?
—The Experts Speak Out!
6:00 p.m. — 8:00 p.m. Networking Event

Tuesday, May 1 - 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Track: Innovative Housing Models
E25 Community Integration and New Urbanism in the Senior Housing Community
Track: Successful Remodeling and Repositioning
E26 Low Impact Conversions—Renovations That Expand Services to Increase Occupancy Rates
Track: Expanded Environments for Aging
E27 Let's Do It Outside—A SAGE Panel Discussion on the Benefits of Going "Au Naturel"
Track: Aging in Place
E28 Design Intervention—Moving Beyond Age for Better Design
Track: Case Studies Leading Change
E29 44 Facilities, 1,553 Beds, 3 Years—A Case Study from Nova Scotia
Track: Future-Focused Technologies
E30 Integrating Technology and Memory Care Design and Programming
Track: Roundtable Discussion
R05 Speaking Intergenerationally—Restorative Design and  Lifespan Engagement 
9:30 a.m. — 11:15 a.m. Break in Exhibit Hall

Tuesday, May 1 - 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Track: Innovative Housing Models
E31 Accessory Dwelling Units as Affordable Housing for Seniors
Track: Successful Remodeling and Repositioning
E32 Town Center or Ghost Town—Designing Successful Social Spaces
Track: Expanded Environments for Aging
E33 The Heart Healthy Garden
Track: Aging in Place
E34 Home for the Next 50 Years
Track: Case Studies Leading Change
E35 From Data To Design—Shaping Long-Term Care From Benchmarks to Lessons Learned
Track: Future-Focused Technologies
E36 From the Fun House to the Smart House—Integrating Adaptive and Smart House Technologies Into Your Community
Track: Roundtable Discussion
R06 Perpetual Planning—A Tool to Insure a Community's Future
12:30 p.m. — 2:00 p.m. K03: Closing Keynote Speaker—Rosemarie Rossetti
Observations From Building and Living at the Universal Design Living Laboratory—National Demonstration Home