Congratulations to the #Argentum19 Inaugural Culinary Cook-Off Winners

An inaugural Culinary Cook-Off at the 2019 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference featured cuisine from senior living community chefs. A Texas-themed culinary showcase featuring top senior living chefs took place at the 2019 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference in San Antonio, April 16-17. Cook-off judges voted on Taste, Creativity, Ease of Preparation, and Plating. Winners...

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Argentum’s Senior Living Impact Initiative Offers Data on the Widespread Effects of the Industry

(Alexandria, Va.)—Today, Argentum introduced Senior Living Impact at the 2019 Senior Living Executive Conference in San Antonio. The initiative was born from the need to share the story of senior living’s far-reaching impact at both the federal and state levels. In support of the initiative, Argentum partnered with Tripp Umbach, a nationally recognized consulting firm that specializes in...

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Argentum Honors 2019 Awards Recipients

Recipients of Argentum’s Hero Awards, Senior Living Community Leadership Award, and Best of the Best Awards were recognized at annual conference. (Alexandria, Va.)—Argentum recognized extraordinary senior living employees and innovative programs at the 2019 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference in San Antonio, Texas. The Argentum Hero Awards and Argentum Senior Living Community Leadership Award honor employees...

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Argentum Unites Behind Apprenticeship, Workforce Development Metrics

(Alexandria, Va.)—James Balda, Argentum president & CEO, announced an ambitious agenda today, at the 2019 Senior Living Executive Conference in San Antonio, Texas, to recruit, retain, and measure the senior living workforce. A defined career path in the industry is critical, and Balda announced that Argentum will sponsor the first ever national apprenticeship for nursing...

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Argentum Announces Partnership with National Restaurant Association’s ServSafe™ Program

(Alexandria, Va.)—Today, at the 2019 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference in San Antonio, Texas, Argentum announced a partnership with the leader in food safety training and certification—the National Restaurant Association’s ServSafe™ program. ServSafe is widely respected in the foodservice industry as the leader in food safety training, offering resources and examinations created by foodservice and...

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Six New Directors Elected to the Argentum Board of Directors

(Alexandria, Va.)—Argentum announced that six new directors have been elected to serve on the Argentum Board of Directors. Each of the new directors assumed their official roles at the 2019 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference held in San Antonio, Texas. The new directors elected to join the board include: Chris Cummings, SVP, Asset Management, Ventas;...

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New Women in Leadership Initiative Guides Argentum’s Focus on Leadership Development

(Alexandria, Va.)—A new Women in Leadership initiative is serving as a focal point at the 2019 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference, which kicked off today in San Antonio, Texas. The initiative, first announced in October 2018, is designed to celebrate the contributions women have made to the senior living industry and to create a pathway...

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Download the Senior Living Executive Conference App

The official conference app has been released and is available via the Apple App store and the Google Play store. We strongly encourage you to download the app and use it throughout the conference; not only will it help you make connections and navigate the conference, but we’ll be providing important news, announcements, and updates via...

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World-Renowned Senior Living Conference & Expo Embraces Video in A Whole New Way

Argentum chooses OneDay to inspire exhibitors, sponsors, and attendees to capture organic video content The Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference & Expo has chosen OneDay to be their official video partner this April in San Antonio. Argentum will use the innovative OneDay app to bring their attendees’ experiences and industry stories to life. Teaming up...

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Kat Cole Shares Brand Building Tips

When you think of branding, your favorite products may come to mind—from cars to breakfast cereals to clothing. Due to companies’ branding efforts, we have become extremely familiar with many products. As a senior living professional, it’s important to think about what branding means for you and your company, according to Kat Cole, COO and...

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Connect, Discover, and Advance at the Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference

Dynamic mainstage speakers ready to inspire, impress, and transform, leading to new approaches in improving operations through fresh ideas at Argentum’s annual conference, April 15-17 at the Henry B. González Convention Center Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas Alexandria, Va. – The 2019 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference boasts an impressive lineup of speakers who...

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Dr. Daniel Levitin Shares How Music Can Help Heal the Brain of Those With Dementia

Chances are music is the soundtrack that accompanies many people’s lives. And according to award-winning neuroscientist and musician Dr. Daniel Levitin, author of This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession, it also has the power to remodel the brain of older adults. He will share his insight Tuesday, April 16...

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Kim Campbell on Giving Alzheimer’s Families Hope

Kim Campbell will share her journey as a caregiver for her husband, country music legend Glen Campbell, at the 2019 Argentum conference. When it was first suggested that Kim Campbell seek help from a senior living community in caring for her husband, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2011, it took some time for...

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2019 Program Packed With Business Intel

As senior living companies come face-to-face with challenges like a tight labor market, technology infrastructure gaps, and lower than average occupancy rates, the Argentum 2019 Senior Living Executive Conference will act as a critical platform to share strategies that will drive innovation and solutions. The key to success is staying ahead of the curve by...

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What’s On the Menu for Your Professional Development?

“Food is at the heart of any senior living community. It’s a differentiator in the senior living industry and an important part of the person-centered care and services provided to residents.” – Harris Ader, CEO, Senior Dining Association founder/CEO and 20-year senior food service veteran. Don’t miss two upcoming opportunities for your team to hone...

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Women Leaders Take Center Stage at Argentum Conference

Sarah Thomas, the first female NFL referee, will be a featured speaker for the Women in Leadership series at the 2019 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference. Last fall, Argentum launched a Women’s Leadership Initiative designed to recognize the numerous achievements of women in senior living. During the 2019 Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference, the group...

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What’s New For 2019?

Check out new offerings to optimize your Return on Experience! JOIN INSIGHTFUL DEEP DIVE DISCUSSIONS Connect with thought leaders inside and outside the industry with deep dives focused on Women in Leadership, Technology, Workforce Development, and Quality Improvement. GET PRACTICAL TIPS IN CONCURRENT SESSIONS Gather solutions to sales and occupancy challenges, hear the latest on...

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Compton Joins Speaker Lineup

Pioneer. Legendary. Unparalleled. These are a few words that have been used to describe Ann Compton, the first woman assigned to cover the White House on network television culminating in 41 years on the air for ABC News. This April, she will help us tell the story of senior living as a moderator for several...

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Get Seen in the Program Preview Guide

Act Now to Be Included in the Senior Living Executive Conference & Expo Preview Guide As the leading face-to-face opportunity in senior living, the Senior Living Executive Conference & Expo connects you to over 7,000 senior living communities. The Guide will include all confirmed Sponsors and Exhibitors and will be mailed with 15,000 magazines in...

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Note from Chair of Conference Planning Committee

As Chair of the Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference Planning Committee, I am honored to invite you and your team to the Argentum Senior Living Executive Conference, April 15-17 in beautiful San Antonio, TX. With learning outcomes top of mind, the program will bring together thought leaders from inside and outside the industry to share solutions...

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