Interested in learning more about data-driven senior housing analyses? Maybe the NIC Data & Analytics Conference is for you. LEARN MORE.

Starting September 23, 2024

Washington, D.C.



Connections are around every corner at ‘the NIC’ 

With thousands of decision-makers across the senior housing and care landscape in attendance, ‘the NIC’ is the can’t miss event of the year. Known for prioritizing networking, ‘the NIC’ delivers a highly unique, curated, and dynamic environment conducive to making, and deepening, relationships.

Networking Lounges

Comfortable networking areas are conveniently located and available for attendees to develop relationships and conduct business with industry peers. There are areas in the hotel specifically designated as official Networking Lounges. These spaces offer ample conversational areas available for business meetings and casual networking.

  • Riverwalk Networking Lounge
    • Riverwalk Level, Level 1
  • Chicago Ballroom Networking Lounge
    • Ballroom Level, Level 4
  • Networking Lounge at the Loews
    • Loews Networking Lounge, Loews Lobby Level


NIC Receptions 

Keep the conversations going on Monday and Tuesday nights during the Receptions! Enjoy getting to know other attendees and strike up conversations you’ve been wanting to have among the fun, food, and fare.

Welcome Reception
Monday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Networking Reception
Tuesday, October 24, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Women’s Networking Meetup

Women are invited to participate in an informal networking event.

Monday, October 23, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

First-time Attendees

New to ‘the NIC?’ We’ve got you covered. We offer several activities and resources specifically tailored to first-time attendees to help you successfully navigate the conference, including an orientation webinar, a First-time Attendee Gathering, and First-time Attendee Morning Connections. Mark your calendars!

First-time Attendee Webinar

Wednesday, September 20, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET

First-time Attendee Gathering

Monday, October 23, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. CT