The Healthcare Summit 2014
Friday, February 21, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM (CST)
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:
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
For others wishing to attend, please consider a sponsorship opportunity. For more information about sponsorship, please contact email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
BioMed San Antonio • Capital Royalty
Cooley • Rice University
Texas Medical Center • University of Houston
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