NANASP Annual Training Conference 2014
May 28-30, 2014
Westin San Antonio Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX
The Westin San Antonio
420 West Market Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone (210) 224-6500
Central Reservations: 888-627-8396
$159 Single/Double Rate
The Westin Riverwalk located on the world famous Riverwalk in San Antonio, is the perfect location to relax and recharge. Expect a warm welcome when you visit this hotel. Enjoy delicious dark chocolates imported from Venezuela when you check in. The Westin San Antonio’s accommodations offer amenities such as The Westin Heavenly Bed® and Heavenly Bath® products that will leave you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.
Call for Proposals
The 2014 NANASP Conference Steering Committee is in full swing – making programming plan for next year’s conference. We hope you’ll plan now to join us. If you have some ideas about topics/speakers you’d like to hear and/or would be willing and able to share your own knowledge or best practices related to nutrition, health and aging, we’d invite you to submit a proposal for the 2014 Annual Training Conference. For more information please contact Pam Carlson at firstname.lastname@example.org Deadline: November 22nd!
NANASP Exhibitor and Sponsorship Opportunities
The National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs (NANASP) is a professional membership organization whose membership is made up primarily of persons working in, or interested in the field of aging, community-based services, and nutrition and the elderly. For 30 years, NANASP has been recognized as a primary leadership organization in the field of aging in shaping national policy, training service providers, and advocating on behalf of seniors.
Agency directors, nutritionists and registered dietitians, case managers, development and volunteer directors from private, state and area agencies of all sizes including local providers, governmental groups and nonprofits from all over the country will be in attendance. These members are directly responsible for purchasing: packaging products; raw foods; catering services; personal emergency response systems; communication systems for volunteers and drivers; insurance; delivery vehicles; kitchen equipment; specialized food products; shelf stable meals; insulated bags; pre-portioned meals (frozen, ethnic, therapeutic); uniforms and clothing, meal transporters, computer software; nutritional supplements; paper products; cleaning products; consulting services; non-medical in-home care; home health services; care management; health information services; caregivers assistance; volunteer gifts; industry media; employment and training services and more.
Register & Pay by 12/31/13 to receive a 10% discount!
Star Awards Nominations
Do you ever wish a particular colleague could get the recognition they deserve? Are programs creating innovative ways to serve seniors in your community? Do you want to encourage a new director with great potential to stick with it and become a leader in the aging network? Has a legislator gone to bat for your programs or a corporation been consistently and steadfastly supportive or the aging network and/or NANASP? YOU can now go to bat for these individuals. YOU can nominate them for a NANASP Star Award (or Rising Star, Shining Star or Lifetime Achievement Star Award). Please contact Pam Carlson at email@example.com for a nomination form.
Through the generous pledges from friends of NANASP, we are pleased able to provide additional scholarships for those who desire to attend the 2014 Annual Training Conference. Priority will be given to NANASP Members; those with greatest economic need; those attending the conference for the first time; and those demonstrating their ability to give the greatest return on investment to their community (local community or professional community). Full conference scholarship includes a full-registration, airfare and two-nights lodging at the host hotel. NANASP will handle conference registration and hotel accommodations. Reimbursement for airline travel will be issued upon receipt of invoice for expenses. Anyone is eligible to apply. Application must be submitted in the name of an individual (rather than on behalf of the agency). Award is not transferable without approval. For more information, contact Pam Carlson firstname.lastname@example.org
2014 Tentative Schedule of Events
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
8:00-1:00 • Pre-Session
1:00-5:00 • Opening Plenary/General Sessions
5:00-7:00 • Opening Reception/Star Awards
Thursday, May 29, 2014
8:00-9:00 • Vendor Breakfast
9:15-10:30 • General Session
10:45-12:00 • Concurrent Breakout Sessions
12:00-1:30 • Vendor Lunch
1:45-4:30 • Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Friday, May 30, 2014
8:30-9:30 • General Session
9:45 - 11:00 • Membership Meeting/Brunch
11:00-12:00 • Closing Roundtable/Best Practices
For more information, contact Pam Carlson at email@example.com