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Conference Schedule

Below is the 2019 schedule. The 2020 schedule will be available in late 2019.

 
 

Sunday, April 7

8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

W01 - Designing Dementia Capable Environments

Sharon Host, Senior Consultant & GPI, Dementia Care Specialists

Type: Pre-Conference Workshops|Track: Screen Printing|Room: 151G

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

T01 - Rocky Mountain Care – Mountain View Care Center

Type: Facility Tour|Room: Shuttle pick-up at South entrance of Salt Palace C

Monday, April 8

8:30 AM - 9:45 AM

K01 - Welcome and Opening Keynote - Designing a Future of Healthy Brains

Cori Lathan, Brain Scientist, Technology Pioneer, Founder and CEO Anthrotronix

Type: Keynote|Room: North Ballroom ABCD

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

E03 - Superfund to Super Fun: Creating a Destination Community on a Brownfield Site

Robert Pfauth, ARCHITECT, ERDMAN

Ruthmarie Zimmerman, Executive Director, GenCare Lifestyle Point Ruston

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: 250 DE

E02 - A Small Assisted Living Home for Every Neighborhood

Fred Worley, Architect, Fred Worley Architect

Type: Educational Session|Track: Community Models|Room: 250 AB

E01 - Daring to Tinker with the Small Home Model: How, Why, and Beware

Lorraine G. Hiatt, Environmental Gerontologist, Lorraine G. Hiatt, Ph.D., Environmental Gerontology, Planning, Research and Design

Cindy Elkin, Senior Interior Designer, RLF

Robert Yohe, Senior Vice President, rlf

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: 150 G

E05 - Framing Challenges: The Best Way to Build Your Senior Living Facility

Grant Warner, Principal, D2 Architecture

John Kimble, PRINCIPAL, HART, GAUGLER & ASSOCIATES, INC.

Matthew Andres, Senior Project Manager, Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Type: Educational Session|Track: Guidelines, Codes & Standards|Room: 150 DEF

E04 - Success Begets Success: Putting Designers and Providers in a Position to Succeed

Margaret Calkins, President, IDEAS Institute

Addie Abushousheh, Gerontologist, Researcher & Consultant, Organizational & Environmental Development

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: 151 G

10:00 AM - 12:15 PM

D01 - Current Controversies in Dementia Care Design

Laura Busalacchi, Sr. Director of Interior Services, Brookdale Senior Living

Juliet Holt-Klinger, Brookdale Senior Living

Type: Deep Dive|Room: 151 ABC

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

E08 - The Story of How Elder Vision Shapes a Campus at John Knox Village

Scott Pfeifer, Senior Partner, RDG PLANNING & DESIGN

Kelley Hoffman, Project Manager, RDG PLANNING & DESIGN

Debbie Wiegand, Director of Operations, THE GREEN HOUSE PROJECT

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: 250 DE

E07 - Building BoomTown: A New Community Model for all Ages

Laura Latham, Senior Associate, Gensler

Tama Duffy Day, PRINCIPAL, Gensler DC

Type: Educational Session|Track: Community Models|Room: 250 AB

E06 - Person-centered Care: Translating Research into Evidence-based Design Strategies

Addie Abushousheh, Gerontologist, Researcher & Consultant, Organizational & Environmental Development

Migette Kaup, Professor Interior Design & Gerontology, Kansas State University

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: 150 G

E10 - What You Need to Know About Acoustics for Senior Care Facilities, But Couldn’t Hear to Ask

Ed Logsdon, Principal Consultant, Logsdon Acoustical Consulting, LLC

Type: Educational Session|Track: Guidelines, Codes & Standards|Room: 150 DEF

E09 - Designing a Learning Laboratory to Empower People with Mild Cognitive Impairment

Joshua Crews, Design Team Director, NELSON

Jennifer DuBose, Associate Director and Senior Research Associate, SimTigrate Design Lab

Amy Rodriguez, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Emory University

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: 151 G

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

K02 - Environments For Aging Magazine Awards Lunch

Type: Keynote|Room: North Ballroom ABCD

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

E13 - 2018 EFA Design Showcase: A Presentation of Industry-Leading Design Excellence

Carol Reitter Elia, Owner, CR Design

Robert Simonetti, Design Director, SWBR Architects

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: 250 DE

E12 - When Healthcare Comes Home: Advancing a Continuum of Choice

Ellen Taylor, VP for Research, The Center for Health Design

Type: Educational Session|Track: Community Models|Room: 250 AB

E11 - Better Baths & Creative Kitchen Designs

Jessica Jack, Interior Designer, RLPS

Eric McRoberts, Partner, RLPS Architects

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: 150 G

E15 - Assisted Living Alaska: Building on the Final Frontier

Doug Clegg, President, Spring Creek Enterprise

Jackson Ferguson, Principal, FFKR ARCHITECTS

Type: Educational Session|Track: Guidelines, Codes & Standards|Room: 150 DEF

E14 - Community Conversation: Designing for People Living with Dementia

Dustin Julius, Designer, RLPS ARCHITECTS

Michael Smith, President & CEO, LIVE WELL ALLIANCE

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: 151 G

2:00 PM - 4:15 PM

D02 - Notes from the Field: A SAGE Post-Occupancy Evaluation

Amy Carpenter, Vice President, SFCS

Migette Kaup, Professor Interior Design & Gerontology, Kansas State University

Type: Deep Dive|Room: 151 ABC

2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

A01 - AIA-DFA Student Design Challenge - Aging, Architecture, and Urban Life in 2070

Type: Association|Room: Room 250 C

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

T02 - The Ridge Senior Living- Foothill

Type: Facility Tour|Room: Shuttle pick-up at South entrance of Salt Palace C

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

E18 - EFA Remodel Renovation Competition: A Review of 2018

Ric D'Amico, Vice President, THE BELAIRE GROUP

Lori Wegman, PRESIDENT, WEGMAN DESIGN GROUP

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: 250 DE

E17 - It's Not just for Millennials: Co-living Options for Older Adults

Sherry Ahrentzen, Shimberg Professor of Housing Studies, Shimberg Center University Of Florida

Type: Educational Session|Track: Community Models|Room: 250 AB

E16 - Make your Marque: Holistic Branding Strategies for Senior Living Communities

Jessie Santini, Senior Interior Designer, RLPS ARCHITECTS

Rob Love, President & CEO, LOVE LLC

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: 150 G

E20 - How Balanced Indoor-air Hydration Benefits Resident Healing and Cognitive Functioning

Stephanie Taylor, CEO, Consultant, Harvard Medical School Consultant, CEO Taylor Healthcare

Type: Educational Session|Track: Guidelines, Codes & Standards|Room: 150 DEF

E19 - Road to Recovery: Person-Centered Design in Behavioral Health

David Kimball, Principal/Architect, Wendel

Steve Campbell, Senior Project Manager, Wendel

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: 151 G

Tuesday, April 9

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

K03 - The Village Effect

Susan Pinker, Psychologist, Journalist and Author

Type: Keynote|Room: North Ballroom ABCD

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

E23 - Designing for Mind, Body, and Spirit: A Post-occupancy Evaluation

Jim Wallis, Principal, Perspectus Architecture

Eileen Nacht, Project Manager, Perspectus Architecture

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: 250 DE

E22 - Stuck in the Middle: Strategy and Design to Serve the Mid-income Senior Market

Jill Schroeder, Senior Interior Designer, Pope Architects

Jamie Timoteo, Senior Vice President, Plante Moran Living Forward

Dana Wollschlager, Partner and Practice Leader, Plante Moran Living Forward

Type: Educational Session|Track: Community Models|Room: 250 AB

E21 - Top Design Challenges Faced by Owners, Residents, and Design Professionals

Stacy Peters, Director of Design, Faulkner Design Group

Kelley Hoffman, Project Manager, RDG PLANNING & DESIGN

Rachelle DeGeorge, PRINCIPAL, Studio 121, Inc

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: 150 G

E24 - My Plan is Better Than Your Plan: A Lively Discussion on Memory Care Design Options

Margaret Calkins, President, IDEAS Institute

Lisa Warnock, Principal, Lrs Architects Inc

Chuck Archer, Associate, LRS ARCHITECTS INC

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: 151 G

E25 - Smart Buildings: The Internet of Things and Seniors

Grant Warner, Principal, D2 Architecture

Type: Educational Session|Track: Technology|Room: 150 DEF

9:15 AM - 11:30 AM

D03 - More than Demographics: Exploring the Future of Aging

Bryan Croeni, Director, B+H Advance Strategy

Jill Jago, Director, Advance Strategy, B+H Strategy

Type: Deep Dive|Room: 151 ABC

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

E28 - The EBD Touchstone Award: Recognizing Achievements in Evidence-Based Design

Donna Deckard, Director of Strategic Projects, The Center for Health Design

Randy Carter, Vice President for Partnership Development, The Center for Health Design

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: 250 DE

E27 - Human Interaction: The Programming Missing Link

Jane Rohde, Principal, JSR Associates, Inc.

Type: Educational Session|Track: Community Models|Room: 250 AB

E26 - Senior Living Environments: Healthcare or Hospitality?

Nancy Bounds, Registered Interior Designer, NB Interiors

Libby Laguta, President, AAHID

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: 150 G

E29 - Empowering the Caregiver

Barbara Huelat, Principal, Huelat Davis

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: 151 G

E30 - Technology in Senior Living – the Future Is Now

CC Andrews, President, Quantum Age Collaborative

Type: Educational Session|Track: Technology|Room: 150 DEF

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

E33 - Culture Change Household Model: Lessons Learned in Louisiana

Donovan Smith, Senior Healthcare Planner, KTH Architects, Inc.

John Adams, VICE PRESIDENT - HEALTHCARE, KTH ARCH

John Stassi, Facility Administrator, CommCare Corporation

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: 250 DE

E32 - The Role of Commons: Understanding How Reciprocity Will Redefine Care Campuses

Dodd Kattman, Partner, MKM ARCHITECTURE + DESIGN

Zachary Benedict, Principal, MKM architecture + design

Type: Educational Session|Track: Community Models|Room: 250 AB

E31- An Image Transformation: Using Design and Strategy to Strengthen Your Brand in the Community

Russ McLaughlin, Senior Associate, SAGE

Ken Arneson, Director of Marketing, EVERGREEN

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: 150 G

E34 - The Impact of Multi-sensory Environments on Behavior for Veterans with Dementia

Lesa Lorusso, Healthcare Director of Research & Innovation, Gresham Smith & Partners

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: 151 G

E35 - Bring IT Home: Strategic Planning for Technology

Melissa Pritchard, Senior Vice President, SFCS Architects

Rob Love, President & CEO, LOVE LLC

Type: Educational Session|Track: Technology|Room: 150 DEF

2:30 PM - 4:45 PM

D04 - Designing Supportive Environments for People with Low Vision: Tools and Techniques

Edward Soenke, Architect/Owner, The Design Partnership, Architects

Greg Guarnaccia, Principal, DoublEdge Design LLC

Erin Schamburek, Interior Designer, CRW architecture + design group

Type: Deep Dive|Room: 151 ABC

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

E38 - Viamonte: Designing a New Ground-up Life Plan Community

John Frando, Principal, HKIT ARCHITECTS

Thomas Brutting, Principal, HKIT ARCHITECTS

David Latina, Vice President of Business Development, Northern California Presbyterian Homes and Services (NCPHS)

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: 250 DE

E37 - Cooperative Living: Sounds Cool, But What Is It and Does It Work?

Steve Lindsey, CEO, Garden Spot Communities

Type: Educational Session|Track: Community Models|Room: 250 AB

E36 - Planning for the Future: A Proposed Model for Market Analysis and Scope Estimation in Assisted Living

Xi Wang, Ph.D. Candidate, NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: 150 G

E39 - Surrounded by Loved Ones: Design for Families in End-of-life Care

Kathryn B. Kirkland, Section Chief and Director, Palliative Medicine, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Charlie Rizza, Associate Partner, E4H Environments for Health Architecture

Type: Educational Session|Track: Improving Memory and Specialty Care|Room: 151 G

E40 - Get Smart: Smart Home Design Strategies to Improve Quality of Life and Support Aging in Place

Daniel Godfrey, Partner, RLPS Architects

Patrick Sampsell, Chief Environmental and Facilities Officer, MASONIC VILLAGES OF PA

Type: Educational Session|Track: Technology|Room: 150 DEF

Wednesday, April 10

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

A02 - AIA-DFA Membership Breakfast and Program - Open to all attendees

Type: Association|Room: North Ballroom ABCD

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

E43 - CANCELED Autumn Hall Garden Flats: Welcoming a Younger Demographic to the CCRC Market

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: 250 DE

E42 - The Compelling Case for Inclusive Design in Senior Communities

Steven Montgomery, AIA, LEED AP, Architect, LCM Architects

Armando Tobias, Architect, LCM ARCHITECTS LLC

Type: Educational Session|Track: Community Models|Room: 250 AB

E41 - Effective Site Visits: More Than A Road Trip

Addie Abushousheh, Gerontologist, Researcher & Consultant, Organizational & Environmental Development

Gaius Nelson, President, NELSON-TREMAIN PARTNERSHIP

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: 150 G

E44 - Will Your Community Weather the Storm? Resilient Design Strategies for Senior Living

Grant Warner, Principal, D2 Architecture

Brent Bartell, Associate, HART, GAUGLER & ASSOCIATES, INC.

Type: Educational Session|Track: Guidelines, Codes & Standards|Room: 151 G

E45 - Virtual Reality for Seniors: From Design through Engagement

Keith Bradley, Marketing Director, Architectural Visualization and Graphics, LWDA

Gracyn Robinson, Senior Interior Designer, Director of Business Development, Levi Wong Design Associates

Kyle Rand, CEO, Rendever

Type: Educational Session|Track: Technology|Room: 150 DEF

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

E48 - Rethink, Repurpose, and Reposition: The Tale of Two Communities

Mitchell Elliott, Senior Partner, RDG PLANNING & DESIGN

Jenelle Bertolino-Ishmael, Chief Strategic Officer, Christian Horizons Senior Living

Type: Educational Session|Track: Case Studies|Room: 250 DE

E47 - PDX Commons: Senior Cohousing as a Case Study Combatting Social Isolation

Joren Bass, Development Manager, URBAN DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS

Type: Educational Session|Track: Community Models|Room: 250 AB

E46 - Reframing Ageism: Design to Re-vitalize Community and Empowers Seniors

Michael Edwards, HEALTH + WELLNESS MARKET LEADER, LIOLLIO ARCHITECTURE

Alison Dawson, Project Manager, Project Architect, Liollio Architecture

Type: Educational Session|Track: Design Innovation|Room: 150 G

E49 - Addressing Regulatory Compliance Issues

William Koffel, President, Koffel Associates, Inc.

Type: Educational Session|Track: Guidelines, Codes & Standards|Room: 151 G

E50 - Circadian Lighting: Science and Application in Elder Care

Robert Soler, VP Human Technologies and Research, BIOS LIGHTING

Lisa Bartlett, RA, NCIDQ, LEED AP, EDAC, DAVIS PARTNERSHIP ARCHITECTS

Type: Educational Session|Track: Technology|Room: 150 DEF

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

K04 - EFA Design Champions: Pushing Senior Living Forward

Jennifer Kovacs Silvis, Editor-In-Chief , Healthcare Design Magazine

Melissa Pritchard, Senior Vice President, SFCS Architects

Jill Wilson, President and CEO, OTTERBEIN SENIOR LIFESTYLE CHOICES

Renee Anderson, President and CEO, Saint John's On The Lake

Anna Lory, Pope Architects

Scott Weaver, Director of Campus Services, Garden Spot Village

Type: Keynote|Room: North Ballroom ABCD

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