An agenda for a

Changing Healthcare

Industry

To see the agenda overview, including registration and exhibit hall hours, visit this page.

Monday · May 7, 2018

6:30AM - 7:00PM

Registration Hours - Located on Level 2

6:30 - 7:30AM

Morning Yoga - Start your day with an instructor led yoga session!

6:30 - 8:30AM

Breakfast & Networking

7:30 - 8:30AM

Funding Founders - Prescheduled

Session 1:

8:30 - 9:10AM

Track 1

Unusual Suspects: Successful Entrants Disrupting Healthcare

Groundhog Day All Over Again

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This isn't the first time retail and other industries have had a go at obtaining fame and fortune in healthcare. Why will this time around have a different ending to their repeated quest to establish an enduring place in the healthcare economy?

Track 2

Identity Crisis: Actors' Shifting Roles

Orchestrating Health for Employees

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If you build it right, they will come! See how innovation can invigorate employees to take notice and take action in using their employer' sponsored health benefits.

Track 3

Pharma: Discovery to disruption

Lighting a Torch to Fuel Innovation: Big Pharma Accelerating Like a Small Startup

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Hear how dynamos are accelerating the innovation process, thinking like small startups within big pharma, harnessing tech partnerships, and bringing learnings outside of pharma in.

Track 4

Investing in Health Innovations

Investing in Solutions for Payers and Employers

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Discussion will be focused on the key areas of spend for payers and employers. What solutions are they looking for, which categories will they invest in, and which areas are they willing to co-develop with others?

Track 5

Demos & Announcements

Demos & Announcements

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Coming Soon

Session 2:

9:20 - 10:00AM

Track 1

360° Tour of Disruptors

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The scope of health value is expanding beyond health care and health cost and is more inclusive of health experiences and health satisfaction. Disruptors are reorienting the health perspective from inside out to outside in. This session will take attendees through a tour of the innovations occurring across a number of industries that are impacting and disrupting the current healthcare landscape.

Track 2

Evolving Role of Employers

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No longer satisfied to let others hand down health solutions and services, employers are taking health benefits into their own hands. The most ambitious of them are reassessing their role in designing, delivering and managing health benefits that will result in healthy, productive, and engaged employees.

Track 3

Forget Me Not: Remembering Patient Needs to Achieve Adherence

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Adherence is more than simply forgetting to take a pill. Innovative analytics programs are identifying a host of non-adherence reasons so stakeholders can amp up solutions. Good thing because pharma, payers and providers all have skin in the game with new risk-based contracts.

Track 4

360° Around Investments Focused on Provider Organizations

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Discussion will be focused on the key areas of spend for providers. What solutions are they looking for, which categories will they invest in, and which areas are they willing to co-develop with others?

Track 5

Demos & Announcements

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Coming Soon

Session 3:

10:10 - 10:50AM

Track 1

Contrarian Views to Achieving Health

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Innovators are unearthing treatments growing from the earth, percolating from our gyms and even circulating in our own guts. Learn why contrarian approaches have the potential to go conventional and strategies of companies standing out from the weeds.

Track 2

Determined to Lean In and Loop In

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As we learn more about the Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) - economic status, employment situation, education level, environmental conditions, gender, age, and so on - we recognize the need to reorient population health solutions towards community-centric, supportive systems of care. These “determined” disruptors are developing a reputation for marrying clinical and nonclinical technologies and strategies to improve health across the U.S.!

Track 3

Pharma Learnings from Machine Learning

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Machine learning initiatives at pharma span a spectrum including mobile coaching, personalized medicine, outright acquisitions, and drug discovery. Hear exciting highlights of early pharma learnings from machine learning and the transformative potential ahead.

Track 4

Investing in Solutions Targeted to Consumers

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Discussion will be focused on the key areas of spend for consumers. What solutions are consumers looking for and which categories will they spend their health dollars on to manage their health needs?

Track 5

Demos & Announcements

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Coming Soon

10:50 - 11:20AM

Funding Founders - Prescheduled

11:20 - 11:40AM

General Session - Coming Soon

11:40 - 12:00PM

General Session - Coming Soon

12:00 - 12:20PM

General Session - Coming Soon

12:20 - 12:40PM

General Session - Coming Soon

12:40 - 2:10PM

Lunch & Networking

1:10 - 2:10PM

Hosted Buyer Meetings - Prescheduled

2:20 - 2:40PM

General Session - Coming Soon

2:40 - 3:00PM

General Session - Coming Soon

3:00 - 3:20PM

General Session - Coming Soon

3:20 - 3:40PM

Networking Break

Session 4:

3:40 - 4:20PM

Track 1

It's Personal: Healthcare That Serves

Employers: Owning the Employee Experience

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It's an undeniable trend: employees are bearing a growing portion of health benefit costs. Savvy employers are investing in solutions that provide their employees - and their family members - with increasingly personalized information, decision tools and resources to maximize their health status and minimize their health spend.

Track 2

Paying for Value: Proven ROIs and Strategies

Alternative Delivery System Models

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Review of built for purpose delivery systems designed to drive value for sub populations.

Track 3

Pharma: Discovery to disruption

Preparing for the Birth of New Patient Data

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Novel digital solutions capturing real-world data reveal strong opportunities across the drug life cycle. How are innovators delivering insights and adding value? What potential do pharma, tech and payers see in new sources of untapped data, and what evolution would they like to see from each other?

Track 4

Digital Innovations: Revolutionizing Healthcare

AI on the Front Lines of Care

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The brain is an extraordinarily complex and intelligent organ. Has it met its match? AI promises to learn, teach and enlighten health providers, caregivers, and patients - even before they know they need it to! See where AI is making maximum use of information, algorithms, and health intelligence to address some of the most challenging health problems in ways humans simply can't compute.

Track 5

Demos & Announcements

Demos & Announcements

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Coming Soon

Session 5:

4:30 - 5:10PM

Track 1

Payers: Owning the Member Experience

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As more and more care and service providers seek greater alliance with the consumers' health continuum, payers are struggling to own the members' experience and influence members' health decisions. This panel will reveal the strategies and solutions that are helping payers reclaim their members' favor.

Track 2

Status of Value Based Revenue

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Has the promise of moving from FFS to value based payments paid off? This session will deliver the facts and explore the tools available that have definitively supported the achievement of value based revenue and associated quality outcomes.

Track 3

Futuristic Filling: Rx Delivery and Beyond!

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These key players connecting patients to their prescriptions are excelling at experience and engagement while controlling costs. What are the secrets to their successes and what innovations are in store (or online) ahead?

Track 4

Mobile Health Tap, Text, Talk

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No longer merely a communication vehicle or a smart toy, the mobile device is fast becoming the superhighway of the care industry. Connecting, monitoring, reporting, advising, prescribing...what can't this 3" by 6" device do? Just when you thought mobile had reached its peak, we're here to show you higher summits for mobile health technologies yet to reach.

Track 5

Demos & Announcements

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Coming Soon

Session 6:

5:20 - 6:00PM

Track 1

Providers: Owning the Patient Experience

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Is the provider/health system in the best position to create an efficient and effective patient experience. Hear from organizations who think they are and have the evidence to prove it!

Track 2

Tech-Enabled Services Supporting Chronic Populations

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The key to success is applying a proven clinical process to subpopulations of chronic patients. The best approach to this is using tech enabled services to drive consistent outcomes in an efficient manner. Listen to leading experts talk about their success in this area.

Track 3

Unlocking the Pharma Value Chain

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With consumers eyeing rising drug prices, established and new entrants are eyeing the pharma value chain as an opportunity to curtail costs and improve customer experience. Hear industry stakeholders debate the potential and practical inflection points in the chain to deliver value.

Track 4

Blockchain at Scale - Hype or Hope

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Blockchain has been shackled by naysayers who can't foresee its relevance or the extent of its application in healthcare. We think these speakers can remove any obstructions in their thinking. The old ways of managing Electronic Health Records, healthcare payments, health privacy, and clinical trials are all on the chopping block as blockchain gains scale in health.

Track 5

Demos & Announcements

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Coming Soon

6:00 - 7:30PM

Networking Reception In the Exhibit Hall

7:30 - 9:30PM

Peer Dinners - Prescheduled - *Times may vary