2015 Leadership Exchange and Conference Full Schedule

2015 NCCA Leadership Exchange

The 2015 NCCA Leadership Exchange and Conference is comprised of three signature events: the 2015 NCCA Leadership Exchange Tuesday and Wednesday, May 19-20 2015 at Arena Stage; the NCCA Professional Development Institute (PDI) on Thursday, May 21, 2015; and a robust constellation of Community, National Advocacy, and Field Networking Events May 18-21, 2015.

Visit the 2015 NCCA Conference Overview to explore your options (click on the title of any event or session to learn more) or head to 2015 NCCA Conference Registration and register now! 

OPENING CEREMONY


2:00pm to 2:15pm   Arena Stage, Room TBA

Practice Track


PRACTICE PLENARY – FLOURISHING: THE POWER, PRACTICE, AND POTENTIAL OF CREATIVE AGING
Tuesday, May 19, 2015    2:15pm to 3:30pm    Arena Stage, Room TBA

P1: FOUNDATIONS – AN EMERGING PRIMER: LANGUAGES, METHODOLOGIES, AND MODELS OF CREATIVE AGING
Tuesday, May 19, 2015    4:00pm to 5:30pm     Arena Stage, Room TBA

P2: PLACEMAKING –COMING HOME: WEAVING PEOPLE, PRACTICE, AND PLACE
Tuesday, May 19, 2015    4:00pm to 5:30pm     Arena Stage, Room TBA

P3: HEALTH AND WELLNESS – FROM THE HEART: ILLUMINATING THE CARE IN PERSON-CENTERED CARE DATE
Tuesday, May 19, 2015    4:00pm to 5:30pm     Arena Stage, Room TBA

P4: LIFE-LONG LEARNING – A ROAD LESS TRAVELED: COLLABORATING ACROSS CULTURES AND GENERATIONS
Tuesday, May 19, 2015    4:00pm to 5:30pm     Arena Stage, Room TBA

P5: INNOVATIONS – ART & TECHNOLOGY FOR OLDER ADULTS: EXPLORATIONS OF INNOVATIVE PRACTICES
Tuesday, May 19, 2015    4:00pm to 5:30pm     Arena Stage, Room TBA

THE CREATIVE AGE OPENING RECEPTION


Tuesday, May 19, 2015     5:45pm to 7:00pm     Arena Stage, Molly Smith Study

Research Track


WELCOME TO THE RESEARCH OF CREATIVE AGING
Wednesday, May 20, 2015   9:00am to 9:15am     Arena Stage, Room TBA

RESEARCH PLENARY – MAPPING OUR FUTURE: RESEARCH IN A CREATIVE LANDSCAPE
Wednesday, May 20, 2015   9:15am to 10:15pm    Arena Stage, Room TBA

R1: FOUNDATIONS – BASIC RESEARCH: BUILDING THE CASE FOR CREATIVITY
Wednesday, May 20, 2015   10:30am to 11:45am   Arena Stage, Room TBA

R2: PLACEMAKING – CATALYST COMMUNITIES: RESEARCH AT THE INTERSECTION OF PERSON AND PLACE
Wednesday, May 20, 2015   10:30am to 11:45am   Arena Stage, Room TBA

R3: HEALTH AND WELLNESS – FROM THE BENCH: WHEN SCIENCE CONSIDERS CREATIVE AGING
Wednesday, May 20, 2015   10:30am to 11:45am   Arena Stage, Room TBA

R4: LIFE LONG LEARNING –PATTERNS AND POSSIBILITIES: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES ON LIFELONG LEARNING
Wednesday, May 20, 2015   10:30am to 11:45am   Arena Stage, Room TBA

R5: INNOVATIONS – BEYOND BOUNDARIES: EMERGING TRENDS IN RESEARCH
Wednesday, May 20, 2015   10:30am to 11:45pm   Arena Stage, Room TBA


PREKEYNOTE CONCERT


Wednesday, May 20, 2015   1:30pm to 1:45pm     Arena Stage, Room TBA

Business Track


WELCOME TO THE BUSINESS OF CREATIVE AGING
Wednesday, May 20, 2015    1:45pm to 2:00pm     Arena Stage, Room TBA

BUSINESS PLENARY – AND WHEN EXACTLY DID CREATIVE AGING BECOME A BUSINESS?
Wednesday, May 20, 2015    2:00pm to 2:45pm     Arena Stage, Room TBA

B1: FOUNDATIONS – NAVIGATING THE SILVER TSUNAMI: A BUSINESS PRIMER
Wednesday, May 20, 2015     3:00pm to 4:15pm    Arena Stage, Room TBA

B2: PLACEMAKING – LIVABLE COMMUNITIES: WHERE BUSINESS, BELIEF, AND BENEFIT THRIVE
Wednesday, May 20, 2015     3:00pm to 4:15pm    Arena Stage, Room TBA

B3: HEALTH AND WELLNESS – MONEY MATTERS: THE FINANCIAL IMPACT OF CREATIVE AGING
Wednesday, May 20, 2015     3:00pm to 4:15pm    Arena Stage, Room TBA

B4: LIFE-LONG LEARNING – LEAVING AN IMPACT: HOW TO BE SUSTAINABLE AND ARTFUL
Wednesday, May 20, 2015     3:00pm to 4:15pm    Arena Stage, Room TBA

B5: INNOVATIONS – EMERGING LEADERS + ENERGIZING ARTS + EMERGING TECHNOLOGY = ?
Wednesday, May 20, 2015     3:00pm to 4:15pm    Arena Stage, Room TBA

THE CREATIVE AGE PLENARY SESSION LEADERSHIP EXCHANGE SUMMARY WITH NEXT STEPS


Wednesday, May 20, 2015     4:30pm to 5:30pm    Arena Stage, Room TBA

2015 NCCA Professional Development Institute


PDI ELDERS SHARE THE ARTS HISTORY ALIVE
Thursday, May 21, 2015       8:30am to 4:00pm     IONA Senior Services

PDI LIFETIME ARTS PUBLIC LIBRARY INITIATIVE
Thursday, May 21, 2015       8:30am to 4:00pm     St. Columba's Episcopal Church

PDI DANCE FOR PD
Thursday, May 21, 2015       8:30am to 4:00pm     IONA Senior Services

PDI THE ART OF CREATIVE CAREGIVING
Thursday, May 21, 2015       8:00am to 4:00pm     The Kreeger Museum

CLOSING CELEBRATION DINNER


Thursday, May 21, 2015      4:00pm to 6:00pm      Guapo's Restaurant Tenleytown