TALA is excited to return to an IN-PERSON Conference and Tradeshow in the Fall of 2021. This will be a 3-day event held at the new Kalahari Resort and Convention Center on October 19th - 21st. The Tradeshow Reception will be Wednesday evening and the Tradeshow will be Thursday, October 21st. Our theme is "Celebrating the Brilliant Jewels of Assisted Living".

*Additional Exhibitor Tickets can be purchased at $75.00 each

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Considering a sponsorship? Email [email protected] for more information.

Basic Conference Schedule:

Tuesday, October 19th - First Day of Nurses Track and Board Reception (*Reception is an invitation only event)

Wednesday, October 20th - Final Day of Nurses Track, First Day of Manager's Track, Decision Maker's Lunch (By invite only), Trade Show Set Up and Opening Reception

Thursday, October 21st - Final Day of the Manager's Track, Yoga, Tradeshow Luncheon, Pitch Off

Exhibitor Schedule:

Freeman Staff Set Up - Wednesday, October 20th 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Exhibitor Set-up - Wednesday, October 20th 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Opening Trade Show Reception - Wednesday, October 20th 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Trade Show Open - Thursday, October 21st 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Yoga Awards / Morning Break (held in Exhibit Hall) - Thursday, October 21st 9:30 am - 10:00 am

Gem Sessions - Thursday, October 21st 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Lunch Served to Exhibitors and Attendees - Thursday, October 21st 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Pitch Off - Thursday, October 21st 11:30 p.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Raffle/Door Prizes - Thursday, October 21st 12:00 p.m. (We encourage exhibitors to contribute a raffle item.)

Trade Show Breakdown - Thursday, October 21st 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.