This IS Long Term Care 2016



*** Submissions are now closed ***

Let’s showcase how your product or service will improve quality, care, operations and efficiency through this year’s Innovators’ Den!

This is Long Term Care conference 2016: Sharing for Success!

The Ontario Long Term Care Association’s, This is Long Term Care conference 2016 is an annual event incorporating elements of the former Quality Forum and Research Day with a distinct vision to inform, inspire and influence change to the both the care delivery and business of long-term care. This event profiles new and emerging research and innovation in a unique forum, designed for learning, networking and information sharing. It provides an unparalleled opportunity for our members to hear about existing best practice programs that have tools, resources, policies and procedures which can be implemented across the sector to address quality of care.

Background and objectives of the Innovators’ Den session

The Innovators’ Den session is designed to showcase revolutionary products or services that will improve the quality and/or efficiency of care in long-term care homes. This session will also encourage growth in the market penetration of your product or service within the long-term care sector, as it will act as a platform to educate and inform delegates on your company’s services.

Application criteria

The 2016 Innovators’ Den application will be made up of two parts. The presentation application section will be assessed on the following criteria:
  • Results
  • Creativity/originality
  • Impact
  • Relevance
  • Competitive advantage

The product or service information section will provide background and reference for the dragons during their session prep. 

Winning prize!

The winner of the 2016 Innovators’ Den will receive a complimentary booth at This is Long Term Care 2017. 

Session format 

(Total time: 60 min)

Time Agenda
10 min Welcome, Setting the Stage, Introductions
3 min Presentation 1
3 min Dragons question period
3 min Presentation 2
3 min Dragons question period
3 min Presentation 3
3 min Dragons question period
3 min Presentation 4
3 min Dragons question period
3 min Presentation 5
3 min Dragons question period
5 min Dragon voting
10  min
Presentation of award and closing statements

To submit - Submissions are now closed

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Key Dates

  • Innovators' Den application close date is Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 4:00 pm EST.
  • All applicants will be notified of decision by Friday, September 23, 2016.
  • Conference registration open Tuesday, September 6, 2016.
  • All selected presenters must be registered for the conference by Wednesday, October 5, 2016.
  • This is Long Term Care conference - Wednesday, November 23 - Friday, November 25, 2016.



For queries regarding application topics and content, please contact:
Michelle Gradini 
Director, Member Services and Events 
T: 647.256.3490 ext. 3497 

For queries regarding abstract submission process, please contact
Daniela Nogueira Conference Secretariat
T: 519.263.5050/ 519.263.6003 (direct line)