Registration

Important information about our COVID-19 Related Health and Safety Protocols must be reviewed by all In-Person Attendees on the FAQ Page. Vaccination is required for in-person attendees.


In-Person

Registration

Virtual

Registration

$499

Early Bird Member Rate

$375

Early Bird Member Rate

$525

Regular Member Rate

$400

Regular Member Rate

$699

Non Member Rate

$575

Non Member Rate

* Early Bird Discount Expired

 

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Registration Policies

REGISTRATION:  Online registration through Swoogo is the only method of registration available for this event. Please whitelist (add to safe senders) the following email domains to ensure you receive confirmations and additional details via email: @hcam.org, @managedbyamr.com, and @swoogo.com.

EVENT CONFIRMATION:  Upon registration, you will receive an email from ohagerman@managedbyamr.com confirming your registration. Please check your spam/junk folders and whitelist this email address to ensure you receive this email and future communications regarding the event.

CANCELLATION:  All refund requests must be made in writing to Mary Gettel. Individual registration fees, less a $50 processing fee, will be refunded for cancellations received in writing prior to August 19, 2022. Cancellations received after August 19, 2022 and no-show registrants will not receive a refund nor a credit to a future program. HCAM/MCAL is not responsible for airfare, hotel, or other costs incurred by participants in the event of program or registration cancellation. 

CONVERT REGISTRATION TYPE: Registration type (in-person or virtual) may be converted at any time. If you convert from in-person registration to virtual registration, HCAM/MCAL will issue a refund of the difference in fees minus a $25 processing fee until September 5, 2022. After September 5, no refunds will be issued for registration conversion.

SUBSTITUTIONS:  Individuals registered to attend this program, but unable to participate, may send an alternate in their place. Please contact Liv Hagerman with the first and last name, title, facility/company, and email address of both the original registrant and the alternate to process this request.

CONFERENCE ATTIRE:  Business casual attire is suitable for all meetings, sessions, and receptions. Please remember to bring a sweater or jacket for air-conditioned rooms.

QUESTIONS:  Should you have questions, please contact Mary Gettel.

DIETARY REQUESTS:  Dietary restrictions must be indicated during the registration process in order to receive a special meal at food functions. We take every precaution possible, however we cannot guarantee that items are free of trace amounts of allergens and other ingredients.

VIDEOS & PHOTOGRAPHY:  By registering for and/or attending the event, participants acknowledge and agree that data, video, photographs, and other image and voice recordings of the event, may be documented by HCAM/MCAL or parties acting on the behalf of HCAM/MCAL . The data, video, photographs, and other recordings may be used by HCAM/MCAL in any media now known or later invented for any purpose related to HCAM/MCAL ‘s mission, including educational, promotional, and awareness-related use. Registration to this virtual event includes technology that monitors participant activities throughout the event platform, such as session attendance to determine continuing education credit eligibility and virtual Expo visits. Participants give HCAM/MCAL unlimited permission to use their name, likeness, image, statements and other information given to HCAM/MCAL , whether through registration, interactions in the platform during the event, or otherwise, that may be necessary for HCAM/MCAL to exercise its rightful use of data, video, photographs and other recordings. 

CODE OF CONDUCT: HCAM/MCAL has zero-tolerance for any form of discrimination or harassment, including but not limited to sexual harassment by participants or our staff at our meetings. If you experience harassment or hear of any incidents of unacceptable behavior, HCAM/MCAL asks that you inform either Melissa Samuel, President/CEO, melissasamuel@hcam.org or Mary Gettel, Director of Education, marygettel@hcam.org so that we can take the appropriate action.

Unacceptable Behavior is defined as:

  • Harassment, intimidation, or discrimination in any form.
  • Verbal abuse of anyone associated with our event. Examples include, but are not limited to, verbal comments related to gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, religion, national origin, inappropriate use of nudity and/or sexual images in public spaces or in presentations, or threatening or stalking behaviors.
  • Disruption of presentations during sessions, in the exhibit hall, or at other events organized by HCAM/MCAL throughout the meeting. All participants must comply with the instructions of the moderator and any event staff.

Additional prohibited activities include:

  • Participants should not copy or take screen shots of Q&A or any chat room activity that takes place in the virtual space.
  • Participants are strictly prohibited from recording, distributing or otherwise publicizing sessions in any manner, unless prior approval is received in writing from both the association and the individual presenter. All materials are proprietary and protected.
  • Sharing personal event registration sign on information with other individuals to attempt circumventing registration payment in prohibited.
  • Participants are prohibited from accessing the program on two devices at the same time.
  • All registrants must present a conference name badge to enter education sessions, earn credit, and/or participate in networking functions or meals.

HCAM/MCAL reserves the right to block access to the event and/or prohibit attendance at any future meeting, virtual or in person, and seek legal action against violators where applicable.

ANTITRUST POLICY: It is the established policy of the Health Care Association of Michigan and Michigan Center of Assisted Living to comply with all laws, including the antitrust laws. Because this event includes individuals representing entities that are or may be competitors, we restrict our communications to the discussion topics specifically addressed by HCAM/MCAL in this event. In order to comply with this policy, please refrain from addressing any issues related to your respective companies’ competitively sensitive proprietary information, including (but not limited to) current or future pricing, rebates, margins, discounts, terms of sale or costs, strategic plans or initiatives, business plans, bidding situations, sales to specific customers, or in specific geographic areas. If you have any questions or concerns about this policy, please contact HCAM/MCAL at melissasamuel@hcam.org.

ANTI-SUITCASING POLICY: Representatives of companies that have not purchased a booth will not be allowed to show products, discuss services, or otherwise solicit business in the trade show area; that right is reserved exclusively for representatives of those companies that have purchased booths. Anyone who violates this policy will be escorted from the Trade Show and will not be permitted to re-enter for the duration of the convention.

ATTENDEE LIST: HCAM/MCAL does not sell attendee registration information to third-parties. We do share registration information (name, title, facility – no email addresses) with the current year’s conference sponsors/exhibitors.

CONTENT DISCLAIMER: All meeting content, including live, recorded, and written presentations, represents the opinions of the authors and speakers and should not be construed to be those of HCAM/MCAL unless adopted pursuant to the bylaws of the Association. Nothing contained herein is to be considered as the rendering of legal advice for specific cases, and readers are responsible for obtaining such advice from their own consultants and/or legal counsel. This meeting content and any forms and agreements herein are intended for educational and informational purposes only.

FORCE MAJEURE: HCAM/MCAL conferences will be cancelled due to inclement weather or other acts of God (including, but not limited to, flood, fire, or natural disaster) only if the venue and/or location of the event is closed or provides notice to HCAM/MCAL of its inability to hold the event, or if the local government declares an emergency status is in effect for the location of the event. If an HCAM/MCAL conference is cancelled due to inclement weather or other acts of God as set forth herein, every attempt will be made to reschedule the event and your registration fee will be applied to the rescheduled event date. Any travel expenses that may have been incurred cannot be refunded under any circumstances. If the HCAM/MCAL event is held but weather conditions (whether forecasted or actualized) prohibit you from traveling, HCAM/MCAL cannot refund your registration fee.

CHANGES TO PROGRAM: HCAM/MCAL reserves the right to change or modify the program based on space, speaker schedule or other circumstances. Please refer to the website for the latest schedule and information.

Lodging

Amway Grand Plaza Hotel – Headquarters Hotel
HCAM/MCAL secured a discounted group rate at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel of $173++ per night if booked prior to Thursday, August 18. Overnight guests will receive a discounted self-parking rate of $5/day or valet parking rate of $10/day. Room availability and/or the discounted group rate is NOT guaranteed. There are a limited number of rooms available. To reserve your room now visit https://book.passkey.com/e/50249010

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Parking for Commuters
Parking at the city parking ramp underneath DeVos Place for commuting guests is $2 per half hour with a daily max of $25. Other parking ramps may be less expensive, an interactive map is available HERE with full details. Parking at the Amway is max $35 per day for self-parking and max $39 per day for valet.

 

 

Questions?

We’re here to help!


Mary Gettel,
Director of Education

Contact Mary


Liv Hagerman,
Education Specialist

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