Create Great Ideas with Senior Living Executives Like You.

The ALFA 2014 Conference & Exposition (May 19-22, 2014) welcomed thousands of senior living professionals to Phoenix, AZ from around the world for four days of executive education, networking, problem solving and idea development. 

2014 Recap and Resources

For access to the conference program, videos, audio recordings, PowerPoint presentations, etc., please click here.

If you attended the Conference and are applying for CEUs, please access to the ALFA 2014 Conference CEU Management System.

Educational Partnership with USC Davis School of Gerontology

ALFA is proud to announce its educational partnership with the USC Davis School, the oldest and the largest school of gerontology in the world.  The Davis School faculty provided instruction for select sessions at the 2014 Conference and the 2014 ALFA Executive Director Leadership Institute (EDLI).  

Featuring World Class Keynote Speakers

Stan McChrystal

General Stan McChrystal, USA (ret.)
Tuesday, May 20, 8:30 am

General Stan McChrystal is widely praised for creating a revolution in warfare that fused intelligence and operations.  A former Army Ranger, he is known for his candor, and innovative leadership. Called “one of America’s greatest warriors” by Sec. of Defense Robert Gates, few can speak about leadership and teamwork with as much insight as he can.


Sir Ken Robinson
Wednesday, May 21, 8:30 am

Robinson is an internationally recognized leader in the development of education, creativity and innovation.  The videos of his talks to the prestigious TED conference have been seen by an estimated 200 million people in over 150 countries - more than any other TED speaker in history.


Gabrielle Giffords & Mark Kelly
Wednesday, May 21, 1:00 pm

Former US Representative Gabby Giffords was first elected to Arizona's 8th Congressional District in 2006 and won reelection in 2008 and 2010. Capt. Mark Kelly is an American astronaut, retired US Navy Captain, author, and aviator who flew combat missions during the Gulf War.

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