Virtual Event

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Event Date Tue Jun 16 EDT - Thu Jun 18 EDT (over 1 year ago)
Location Virtual Event
Region Americas

2020 will be another tumultuous year in health care. The presidential primaries and general election cycle will be an ongoing platform to debate Medicare for All versus building upon and strengthening our current health care system.

Institute & Expo is your opportunity to rise above the debates, think clearly about the future of health insurance and see how health insurance providers are leading the way toward more accessible, safe and affordable care.

An Environment that Encourages Ah-ha Moments

• Thousands of health care experts sharing ideas, including health insurance provider organizations of all sizes
• Session mix including health care visionaries, plus experts who will help you conquer your immediate priorities
• Solutions-focused exhibit hall offering sessions, demos and one-on-one meetings
• Relaxed setting to encourage comfortable learning and networking


2020 Speakers

Matt Eyles
President and CEO, AHIP

Malcolm Gladwell
Co-Founder of Pushkin Industries

Jennifer Christian-Herman, PhD
Executive Director, Strategic Customer Engagement Product Innovation and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente

L. Susan Zhang
Director, Medicaid Product, Healthfirst

Doug Danison
Senior Vice President, Head of Market Access Value and Evidence Strategy, bluebird bio

Aparna Higgins
Policy Fellow, Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy

Michael Sherman, MD, MBA, MS, CPE, FACPE
Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care; Lecturer, Harvard Medical School, Harvard University

Robert Capobianco
Vice President and General Manager, Value-based Payments, Change Healthcare

Derek Evans
Vice President and General Manager, Decision Analytics, Change Healthcare

Bryan Adams
Chief Commercial Officer, Best Buy Health

Stefani Benefield
Senior Vice President, Virtual Care

Jenny Carrillo, PhD
Vice President, Health Plan Solutions, Amwell

Krista Drobac
Executive Director, Alliance for Connected Care

Stacey Geffken
Director, Product Development and Market Research, Geisinger Health Plan

Catherine Macpherson, MS, RDN
Vice President, Product Strategy and Development and Chief Nutrition Officer, Mom’s Meals

Casey Graves
Vice President, IBM Watson Health

Tyler Steben
Director, Offering Management, IBM Watson Health

Kirk Anderson
Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Cambia Health

Jocelyn Keegan
Program Manager, Da Vinci Project and Payer Practice Lead, Point–of–Care Partners

Patrick Murta
Solutions Architecture Fellow, Humana

Phil Fiero
Senior Vice President, Applied Analytics and Advanced Technologies, Welltok, Inc.

Erica Morgenstern
Chief Communications Officer, Welltok, Inc.

Diana Zuskov
Senior Director, Market Solutions and Client Delivery, Welltok, Inc.

Andy Arends
Vice President, Health Plan Solution Strategy and Innovation, NTT DATA Services

Steve Cashman
Chief Commercial Officer, InTouch Health

Marcus Osborne
Vice President, Walmart Health

Hetal Kamdar
Delivery Lead, Capital District Physicians' Health Plan, Inc.

Meltem Kutik
Payer Vertical Lead, Huron Consulting Group

Daniel Chavez
Executive Director,, San Diego Beacon HIE

Michael Keyes
Vice President, Health Plan Business Development, Collective Medical Technologies

Mark Sonneborn
Vice President, Health Information and Analytics, Minnesota Hospital Association

David Wetherelt
Director, Business Development, 3M Health Information Systems

Garry Choy, MD, MBA
Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Clinical Systems, Office of Chief Medical Officer and Medical Affairs, UnitedHealth Group

Zahoor Elahi
Chief Operating Officer, HEALTH[at]SCALE

John Guttag, PhD
Chief Technology Officer, HEALTH[at]SCALE, and Distinguished Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Mohammed Saeed, MD, PhD
Chief Medical Officer, HEALTH[at]SCALE and Clinical Lecturer, University of Michigan

Nick Lochner
Managing Director, Talent and HR Advisory for Health Payer, Accenture

Nicole Bolton
Vice President, Human Resources Strategy and Planning, Anthem, Inc.

Nikole Benders-Hadi, MD
Behavioral Medical Director, Doctor On Demand

Prentiss Taylor, MD
Vice President, Medical Affairs, Doctor On Demand

Latoya Thomas
Director, Policy and Government Affairs, Doctor On Demand

Bon Ku, MD, MPP
Director, Health Design Lab, Thomas Jefferson University

Dan Mendelson
Founder, Avalere Health, An Inovalon Company

Geeta Nayyar, MD, MBA
Chief Medical Officer, Greenway Health

Pamela Peele, PhD
Chief Analytics Officer UPMC Health Plan and UPMC Enterprises

Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, MA, MHSA,
Health Economist, Founder and Advisor, THINK-Health; and Blogger at HealthPopuli

Lisa Suennen
Lead, Digital and Technology Group, and Lead, Manatt Ventures, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Cindy Eckert
CEO and Founder, Sprout Pharmaceuticals and The Pink Ceiling

Ellen Kelsay
President and CEO, Business Group on Health

Mark McClellan, MD, PhD
Robert J. Margolis Professor of Business, Medicine, and Policy, and founding Director of the Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy at Duke University; former Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and former Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Larry Merlo
President and CEO, CVS Health

Julie Louise Gerberding, MD, MPH
Executive Vice President and Chief Patient Officer, Merck & Co., Inc

Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA
President American Medical Association

Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH
K.T. Li Professor of Global Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Director, Harvard Global Health Institute; General Internist and Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Matt Eyles
President and CEO, AHIP

Caesar DeLeo, MD
Executive Medical Director and Vice President, Strategic Initiatives Highmark Health

John W. Robinson, MD, SM
Chief Medical Officer, First Choice Health

Caraline Coats
Vice President, Bold Goal and Population Health Strategy, Humana

Andrew Renda, MD, MPH
Associate Vice President, Population Health, Humana

Bobbi Coluni
Head of Offering Management, Payer and Provider Markets, IBM Watson Health

Kate Huey
Associate Partner, Global Leader, Global Business Services, Digital iX,, IBM Watson Health

Jared Josleyn
Vice President, Innovation, Walgreens

Michael Umbleby
Vice President, Clinical Performance, Walgreen

Jennifer Sisto Gall, MPH
Senior Manager, Market Access and Business Development, Healthcare, Lyft

Christie Teigland, PhD
Principal, Health Economics and Advanced Analytics Avalere Health, an Inovalon Company

Jacquelyn Dillon
Senior Director, Contract Operations, Performance and Analytics, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts

Stephanie Graham
Senior Director, Professional Services, Apervita

Stephen Moorehead
Managing Director, Network Strategic Initiatives, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

Laurie Evans
Director, Business Analytics, BlueCrossBlueShield of Tennessee

Brenda McCommon
Principal Business Analytics Consultant, BlueCrossBlueShield of Tennessee

Bridget Cepalia
Senior Director, Clinical Delivery Innovation, Magellan Health

Megan Coder
Executive Director, Digital Therapeutics Alliance

Robert Azeez, MEd
Behavioral Health Manager, Health New England

Eric Glazer
Vice President, Client Experience and Product Innovation Teladoc Health

David Platt
Vice President, Large Group Sales, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama

Elana Schrader, MD
Senior Vice President, Health Care Services and President, GuideWell Health

Toyin Ajayi, MD, MPhil
Co-founder and Chief Health Officer, Cityblock Health

Brian Kalis
Managing Director, Accenture

Sonal Kathuria
Managing Director, Accenture

Mark Margiotta
Director Product Strategy, Tufts Health Plan

Lili Brillstein, MPH
Chief Executive Officer, Bcollaborative

Sean Burns
Vice President, Provider Payment and Infrastructure Highmark Health

Lawrence R. Kosinski, MD, MBA
Founder and Chief Medical Officer, SonarMD

Jim Dolstad
Vice President, Optum

Cristina Inglese
Executive Director, Commercial Products, L.A. Care Health Plan

Chris Condeluci
Principal, CC Law and Policy, PLLC

Jeff Oldham
Senior Vice President, BenefitsPlace Sales, Benefitfocus

Anand K. Parekh, MD, MPH
Chief Medical Advisor, Bipartisan Policy Center

Karen B. DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc
Chief Health Officer, Google Health

David C. Rhew, MD
Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Healthcare, Worldwide Commercial Business, Microsoft

Gregory A. Adams
Chairman and CEO, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. and Hospitals

Karen Ignagni
President and CEO EmblemHealth

Mark Ganz
Chief Executive Officer, Cambia Health Solutions

Anna Lynch
Manager, Member Engagement, CareOregon

Toc Soneoulay–Gillespie
Social Services Manager, CareOregon

Jeb Dunkelberger
Head of Growth, Notable Health

Peter Manoogian
Principal, Health Plans and Providers, ZS Associates

Tabassum Salam, MD, FACP
Vice President, Division, Medical Education, American College of Physicians

Ashley Fifield
Vice President, Key Accounts, Surescripts

Jill Noehren
Director, Physician Engagement, Express Scripts

Deborah Pasko
Director, Clinical Research and Innovation, Surescripts

Doug Reorda
Director, Business Development and Strategy, Cerner

Maeve O’Meara
Chief Executive Officer, Castlight Health

Jeanne Spencer Milus
Regional Vice President, National Accounts, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

Joel Feigin, MD
Senior Vice President/Chief Medical Officer, UnitedHealthcare

Marsha Hyslop, RN, CSA, MBA
Chief Clinical Officer 2nd.MD

Andrew B. Oliveira MD, MHA
Senior Executive Medical Director, Population Health, Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

Garth Graham, MD, MPH, FACP, FACC
President, Aetna Foundation and Vice President, Community Health and Impact, CVS Health

Richard Emery, MS, MBA, DABR
Vice President, Comprehensive Oncology Strategy, eviCore Healthcare

Frank L. Urbano, MD, MBA, FACP
Senior Medical Director, AmeriHealth New Jersey

Roger Holstein
Executive Chairman, Quest Analytics

Renee McLaughlin, MD, FACS
National Medical Executive, Cigna Corporation

Ken Goulet
Strategic Advisor, CareCentrix

Jasen Gundersen, MD, MBA
Chief Medical Officer, CareCentrix

Elizabeth Malko, MD, MEng, FAAFP
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Florida Blue

Christiane Jones
Director, Product Management, WebMD Health Services

Jen Yates
Manager, Manager Health and Wellness, SummaCare

Annette DuBard, MD, MPH
Vice President, Clinical Strategy, Aledade

Leslie McKinney, MD, FACEP
Lead Medical Director, Advanced Primary Care, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

Rich Morino
Senior Director, Solutions Consultants, LexisNexis® Risk Solutions

Josh Schoeller
Senior Vice President and General Manager, LexisNexis® Risk Solutions

Gretchen Alkema, PhD
Vice President, Policy and Communications The SCAN Foundation

Jennifer Kowalski, MS
Vice President, Anthem Public Policy Institute

Anne Tumlinson, MA
CEO, ATI Advisory

Bethany Baran
Vice President, Community Asset and Medical Cost Savings Integration, CVS Health

Peter D. Simmons, RPh
Vice President, Chronic Care Optimization, Transformation, CVS Health

Tony Jenkins
Market President, Central Florida Region, Florida Blue

Douglas Jutte, MD, MPH
Executive Director, Build Healthy Places Network

Eddy Moratin
President, Lift Orlando

Kumar Dharmarajan, MD, MBA
Chief Scientific Officer, Clover Health

Erin Dalton
Deputy Director, Allegheny County Department of Human Services

Joan Eichner, DrPH
Director, Operations and Evaluation, Social Impact, UPMC Health Plan

Jason Cook
Vice President, Healthcare Emerging Markets, WEX Health

Jim Egan
Vice President, Health Plan Sales, WEX Health

Nitra LaGrander
Vice President, Strategic Markets, WEX Health

Mika Brzezinski
Co-Host of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, Best-Selling Author of All Things at Once, Knowing Your Value, and Obsessed

Daniel J. Hilferty
Chief Executive Officer, Independence Health Group

Joe Scarborough
Co-Host of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, New York Times Best-Selling Author, and Former U.S. Congressman (R-FL)

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsor

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