Apartmentalize 2021 Schedule
(Subject to change)
All sessions and activities will take place in McCormick Place West. General Sessions will take place in Wintrust Arena.
Wednesday, September 01
Death in the Workplace: An Executive Response
Your manager is shot and killed during the workday onsite. A resident commits suicide in front of your office staff. No matter how well-developed and rehearsed your emergency plan is, if you are the executive, you will be called upon for extraordinary focus, compassion and leadership. There are best practices and guidance to learn. Join two executives for an intimate look at how they led their teams through their own emotions while leading their staffs and responding to residents, the public and the media.
Thursday, September 02
Developing an Emergency Preparedness Plan to Manage Supply Chain Disruptions
Public safety emergencies such as COVID-19 are challenging for everyone in a multitude of ways. In the rental housing industry, economic pressures can escalate quickly as the impact on supply chain becomes evident. But quick and confident planning, including having an emergency preparedness system with suppliers in place, can ensure fast access to critical supplies. Hear from a senior purchasing manager, a properties executive and a resident services corporate director on how they overcame supply chain challenges by working with supply partners.