Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) (“Ventas” or the “Company”) said today that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Debra A. Cafaro will lead a panel discussion on private equity at the BMO Capital Markets 8th Annual North American Real Estate Conference on September 17 in Chicago, Illinois. The “Keynote Private Equity Panel” is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. Central Time. The panelists include: A.J. Agarwal, Senior Managing Director, Real Estate, Blackstone; Tino Argimon, Director, Real Estate Investments-Americas, CPP Investment Board; Gary Berman, President, Tricon Capital Group; Adam Metz, Managing Director and Head of International Real Estate, The Carlyle Group; and Richard Saltzman, President, Colony Capital. Ventas, Inc., an S&P 500 company, is a leading real estate investment trust. Its diverse portfolio of more than 1,400 assets in 47 states (including the District of Columbia) and two Canadian provinces consists of seniors housing communities, skilled nursing facilities, hospitals, medical office buildings and other properties. Through its Lillibridge subsidiary, Ventas provides management, leasing, marketing, facility development and advisory services to highly rated hospitals and health systems throughout the United States. More information about Ventas and Lillibridge can be found at www.ventasreit.com and www.lillibridge.com. Click here to subscribe to Mobile Alerts for Ventas, Inc.