The Leading HR Executive Summit In Senior Care



Loews Chicago O’Hare 4 Diamond Hotel

5300 North River Rd., Rosemont, Il 60011   (847) 544-5300



SHINE has negotiated special room rates of $219.00 with Loews Chicago O’Hare 4 Diamond Hotel. The Hotel reservationlink will be up shortly. Questions? Call the Hloews @ (847) 544-5300.


A complimentary Airport Shuttle runs between the hotel and Chicago O’Hare airport.

  • For domestic flights, pick up is at the Hotel Shuttle Center, Door #2. Exits to the shuttle center are located by baggage claim. Follow the red Shuttle Center signs.
  • The Bus/Shuttle Center is centrally located between Terminals 1, 2 and 3. Exits to the shuttle center are located by the baggage claim. Once you reach the baggage claim area on the lower level, follow the red Bus/Shuttle Center signs.
    • Follow the directions which will lead you to the underground pedestrian walkway.
    • Take the elevator centers 3 & 4.
    • Select 1st Level (P1 or Cubs button).
    • At the Bus/Shuttle Center, please wait between doors 1 and 2.
    • If you need to contact the hotel, please call 847-544-5300.
  • For all International flights or for domestic flights between 1 a.m. and 4 a.m., please call 847-544-5300 to arrange for service

What’s the Schedule?

This is an approximate schedule for 2017. The actual schedule for 2017 will be posted by April 1, 2017.

Monday, Oct. 2

Registration/Check-in begins at 11:00 a.m. and will be open through 6:00 pm. *(Please stop by before the Welcome Reception as name badges are required for all events)

Workshops start between 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Opening Keynote begins at: 5:15 p.m.
Welcome Reception begins at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 3rd

Registration/Information & Light Breakfast 8:00 am – 9:00 a.m.
The Keynote Session begins at 8:45 a.m.
Sessions start at 9:45 a.m. and end at 5:30 p.m.
Evening: Make plans and grab dinner with your friends and colleagues

Wednesday, Oct. 4th

Registration/Information & Light Breakfast 8:00 am – 9:00 a.m.
Keynote/General Session: 8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Sessions start at 9:45 a.m. and end at 12:45 p.m.

Can I get needed credits for attending SHINE 2017?

SHRM & HRCI Approved (13.5 Credit Hours)

The Senior Care Executive HR Summit (SHINE) has been approved for 13.5 CH (General HR)
recertification credit hours toward California, GPHR, HRBP, HRMP, PHR and SPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute.

SHRM Prefered Provider SealThe Senior Care Executive HR Summit (SHINE) is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional
Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM.

How much does it cost to attend SHINE 2017?

U.S. Providers/Operator Rates

Thru April 30th

Thru June 30th

Thru September 30th


Price before applied discounts





Special CAD Pricing: CANADIAN-BASED PROVIDER ORGANIZATIONS: We have special pricing to accommodate the exchange rate. To register, please call Lisa Carroll, Chief Community Builder at 914-226-3454 or email

Do you offer any discounts?

We offer discounted pricing for early registrations, industry association affiliation, Canadian organizations and for group pricing (3 or more from your organization). You can always save by registering early!

For more information about pricing and the different passes available please visit our For group pricing, contact Lisa Carroll at or call 914-226-3454.

How do I register?

When I pay by credit card, what company name will show up on my statement?

The company name on your statement will read: Diversified Communications.

What meals are included with my registration?

An All-Access Conference Pass registration includes a mid-afternoon break and the Welcome reception with drinks and light appetizers on Monday; light breakfast, a mid-morning and mid-afternoon break and a luncheon on Tuesday; and a light breakfast and a mid-morning break on Wednesday.

Will the presentations be available after SHINE?

Yes, the speakers who have provided us with their presentations will be made available for download to all registered attendees. You will need the email you used for your registration to access the presentations.

What is the cancellation/refund policy?

You may cancel your participation at any time but please be aware of the event cancellation policy listed below. If you cancel before June 15th, 2017, you will be refunded your registration fee less a $195.00 administrative processing fee. If you cancel on or after June 15th, 2017 but before July 1st, 2017, you will be refunded 50% of your registration fee. You may apply your full registration to SHINE 2018. If you cancel on or after July 1st, 2017, you will not be eligible for a refund, but may send someone in your place. Please contact 914-226-3454, if you'd like to chnage your registration. You may apply your full registration to SHINE 2018. All Fees must be paid by September 30, 2017. Please contact 914-226-3454.

Can I send a substitute in my place?

You may send a substitute in your place at any time. Please contact or call 914-226-3454.

What is the dress code?

Conference attire is business casual for all events, including the Welcome Reception. We do recommend bringing a sweater or light jacket since personal preferences vary regarding room temperature during the sessions.

Will I receive event updates?

Yes, SHINE will send emails periodically to update you on the agenda, event happenings and logistics. Please make sure that we have your email address on the registration form and it is in your safe senders list to ensure you are receiving all important event information.

How can I activate a Solutions Partnership at SHINE 2017?

SHINE has limited availability for thought-leading companies that provide products or services for senior-level HR executives. SHINE adheres to a strict level of exclusivity so that the ratio of partner to provider that is always conducive to learning and high-impact, peer-to-peer exchange. For more information, please contact Peggy Bilous, Business Development Director, Solution Partnerships. Email or call 760-831-6003

How can I speak at SHINE?

If you are from a Senior Care Provider Organization, please contact Cathy Ronca at or call 203-247-2063. If you are a potential sponsor partner who provides products or services to HR Executives, please contact Peggy Bilous; 760-831-6003

I still have questions and none of these FAQs help

For questions regarding your attendance at SHINE, please contact the real people at SHINE:
Contact Us

For more information on sponsorship, please contact Peggy Bilous, Business Development Director at; 760-831-6003

For media inquiries, please contact Bailey Beeken, Managing Director at; 914-226-3454.