2018 Schedule of Events

Monday, April 30, 2018
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Complimentary Golf Outing
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM Registration
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Opening Plenary and Policy Update - Implications of the Latest Policies Impacting the Addiction Field—and How Executives Should Prepare
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Networking Reception
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Open Meeting
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Breakfast - Plenary Session - Being a Strong Leader During Turbulent Times: Empowering and Motivating Staff to Drive Organizational Growth
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM It’s About People After All: Strengthening Your Treatment Center's Workforce to Achieve Strategic Goals
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Networking Break in the Exhibit Area
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM Public Policy and the Law of Marketing Treatment Programs
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch Panel Session - Leading from the Front: What Today’s Treatment Center Executives Need to Know to Succeed
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM Networking Break in the Exhibit Area
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Branding Ethically: Find Your Authentic Voice to Enhance Your Reputation, Build Your Business and Create a Band of Believers
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Data Is Your Friend: Using Analytics and Technological Tools to Document Compliance, Improve Patient Experience, and Empower Treatment Center Executive Decision Making
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM Networking Break in the Exhibit Area
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM Developing a Treatment Center's Growth Strategy: Strategic Planning and Partnerships
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM Marketing and ROI: Determining What’s Working, Fixing What Isn’t
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Open Meeting
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Breakfast and Plenary Session - Crisis Management for Healthcare
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Networking Break in the Exhibit Area
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Riding the Wave: Understanding Commercial Payer Reimbursements and Requirements
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Changing the Public’s Addiction Treatment Narrative
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Lunch and Plenary Session - Latest Impact Google Changes are Having on the Field