HCAOA 2018 Annual Leadership Conference Information


As the premier association representing the home care industry, the Home Care Association of America (HCAOA), is committed to connecting and educating our members. We stay on top of the latest issues, have our finger on the pulse of future trends and keep our member companies informed. Whether providing training on the latest business strategies, technology or hosting our dynamic annual leadership conference, HCAOA enables our members to grow, advance workers’ skills and meet the needs of America’s seniors.

The 2018 HCAOA Annual Leadership Conference will take place in Washington, DC September 22-25. Attendees will be immersed in the latest home care innovations, business strategies, practices and methods throughout the conference. They will also have the opportunity to learn from industry leaders in keynote speeches and expert breakout sessions on a range of must-see topics.

Throughout the conference, leading vendors will be exhibiting their latest offerings supporting home care providers across the country. Take this great opportunity to learn the newest competitive strategies, find out what’s cutting-edge, and network with key innovators across the home care industry all in one location.

Please see the Conference schedule, speakers and registration information via the 2018 Annual Leadership Conference Brochure HERE


SCSA_Logo_-_TransparentThe Home Care Association of America is now a recognized continuing education provider for Certified Senior Advisors. Attendees of the HCAOA Annual Leadership Conference will receive three (3) continuing education credits for their participation in the event.

The Society of Certified Senior Advisors (SCSA) educates and certifies professionals who work with seniors. The Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)® credential applies to professionals who are able to demonstrate their competence and knowledge of working with older adults into their professional practices. By creating a network of qualified professionals, SCSA strives to create a strong and safe environment for seniors and those working with them. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA), the CSA credential applies to professionals in all areas of the aging industry.



Click HERE and select the 2018 HCAOA Conference Attendee Registration to register for the Conference.  

Please note that spouse registrations are available for $375.00.  A spouse registration includes meals only and does not permit entrance into any conference sessions.

*Registrations canceled prior to August 12 are subject to a twenty percent administrative fee.  Registrations cancelled after August 12 will not receive a refund.  

Hotel Information

The 2018 HCAOA Annual Leadership Conference will be held at the Wardman Park Marriott Hotel in Washington, D.C. on September 22–25. Washington, D.C. is one of the world’s leading destinations for travel and tourism. The city offers easy access and navigation through three airports, a world-class public transportation system, unique venues, award-winning hotels, and hundreds of free things to do.

During your visit, explore the iconic monuments along the beautiful National Mall as well as the city’s vibrant neighborhoods filled with character and charm. There’s no shortage of entertainment, from outstanding shopping to the wonders of free museums to can’t-miss theater to outdoor playgrounds like Rock Creek Park. D.C.’s renowned dining scene is filled with culinary talent and variety, a fact proven when the city recently received its first Michelin Guide.

For more information, visit https://washington.org./

HCAOA has secured an outstanding rate of $225 plus tax per night from the Wardman Park Marriott. Reservations can be made by calling the Wardman Park Marriott at 1-800-228-9290 or click HERE. Please book accommodations by August 30, 2018 and mention that you are an attendee of the HCAOA Annual Leadership Conference to ensure you receive our discounted rate.

**NOTE: The Marriott Wardman Park Hotel will not contact attendees to make accommodations for this Conference.  If you are contacted by a service to make housing arrangements for this event on your behalf, please report this matter to HCAOA headquarters immediately.  This is not a legitimate service that's provided.  


Vendor Information

Made up of over 2,700 business owners representing communities across the country, HCAOA members represent millions of dollars in purchasing power each year.  If you are a company that serves the home care market, you don't want to miss the opportunity to interact directly with company decision makers at an event that is guaranteed to attract top leaders from across the industry. 

The conference allows you to simultaneously introduce your company's latest products and services, and gain valuable feedback from potential customers. This ability to reach an ever-expanding audience can cultivate new leads, increase sales metric and help your company build new relationships.

Vendor Registration 

Vendor company registrations are time and date stamped, therefore those who register first will have the first booth selection on a first come first serve basis. Please note the 2018 Exhibit Hall floor plan will be finalized in the coming weeks and the HCAOA will reach out to each vendor to schedule their booth selection. 

View the 2018 Annual Leadership Conference Sponsorship Prospectus and learn more about exhibit and sponsorship opportunities!

Register here and secure your exhibit space or sponsorship today!

We look forward to seeing you in Washington, DC this fall!