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Xconomy: The Healthcare Summit

The Healthcare Summit 2014

Xconomy

Friday, February 21, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM (CST)

Houston, TX

The Healthcare Summit 2014

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Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Regular Registration
Xconomy's Healthcare Summit is by invitation only. If you would like to be considered for an invitation, please write to hcsummit14@xconomy.com. Thank you.
Ended $495.00 $0.00

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Event Details

Advances in genomics, mobile technology, and data collection and analysis are poised to transform healthcare from drug development to patient care and hospital management. But what will it take to realize their promise in the age of the Affordable Care Act, and what does this require of payers, providers, and patients? How can we finally utilize new innovations to hold the line on medical costs while improving care and promoting health rather than just treating illness?

Join Xconomy for an elite, invitation-only summit featuring leaders in healthcare, personalized medicine and genomics, health IT, big data, venture capital, and more as we consider the future of medicine and health and look for entrepreneurial solutions to the challenges facing our healthcare system.


Register now as attendance is limited for this event: Xconomy will bring together an extremely high-level audience of 60+ CEOs, scientists, entrepreneurs, venture investors, technologists, and other leading innovators for this half-day summit, featuring:

  • Candid chats
  • Entrepreneur-investor stories
  • Interactive discussions
  • Lots of networking time 
     

Confirmed speakers include:
Robert Robbins, President and CEO, Texas Medical Center
Kevin Kinsella, Founder, Avalon Ventures
Ron DePinho, President, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Michael Greeley, Partner, Foundation Medical Partners
Lynda Chin, Department Chair of Genomic Medicine, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Lisa Maki, Co-founder and CEO, Pokitdok
John Mendlein, CEO and Executive Chairman, aTyr Pharma
Jens Eckstein, President, SR One
Alan Gilbert, Director of Global Government and NGO Strategy, GE Healthymagination
Ed Saltzman, President and Founder, Defined Health
James Rogers III, Chair, Mayo Clinic Ventures
Robert Urban, Head, Johnson & Johnson Innovation Center in Boston
Dan Watkins, Managing Director, Mercury Fund

Agenda here

Startup Tickets: We also offer a limited number of tickets at a discounted rate of $295 for startups (companies that are less than three years old, with 20 or fewer employees). If you would like to apply for a startup ticket, please send details to hcsummit14@xconomy.com. 

For others wishing to attend, please consider a sponsorship opportunity. For more information about sponsorship, please contact sales@xconomy.com.

Registration for this event is not refundable. Your registration may be transferred to an associate with approval of the event organizers, or to someone on our waiting list, if applicable.

This is an invitation-only event. If you have not received an invitation and would like to request one, please send an inquiry to hcsummit14@xconomy.com. 

Bonus: Healthcare Summit attendees are eligible for a discount registration to the Texas Life Science Forum on February 20, co-hosted by BioHouston and the Rice Alliance at the BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC) at Rice University. Your Healthcare Summit confirmation will include registration information.


EVENT PARTNER

BioHouston

GOLD SPONSOR

Torreya Insights

UNDERWRITERS 
BioMed San Antonio  Capital Royalty
Cooley • Rice University
Texas Medical Center • University of Houston
UTMB Galveston  

Have questions about The Healthcare Summit 2014? Contact Xconomy

When & Where


The Bioscience Research Collaborative
Rice University
6500 Main Street
Houston, TX 77030

Friday, February 21, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM (CST)


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Xconomy

Xconomy is an innovative news and events organization with outposts in Boston, Boulder/Denver, Detroit, New York, Raleigh-Durham, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Texas, and Wisconsin. It is dedicated to providing business and technology leaders with timely, insightful, close-to-the-scene information about the local personalities, companies, and technological trends that best exemplify today’s high-tech economy. Xconomy is staffed by world-class journalists and media professionals, and supported by “the Xconomists,” who include some of the world’s leading innovators. Get to know them and the Xconomy team at www.xconomy.com/about.

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