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Event Date Tue Jun 2 PDT (over 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Jun 2 2:00pm - Tue Jun 2 6:00pm
Location Goes Online!
Region Americas

The Wall Street Journal’s second annual summit about health technology will gather top executives as well as regulators for a day of revealing conversations about the state of innovation in health, medicine and technology. We will explore the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead as companies large and small push for a radical redesign of the medical world as we know it.

Topics for the 2020 gathering will include: the shifting landscape: big tech’s ambitions to disrupt health care revolutionizing precision medicine: the role of big data, ai and robotics in testing, diagnosis, and prevention and cure of illnesses drugs on demand: technology’s impact on drug discovery and development data collection and privacy: how the broad swath of health-care data is being collected and used and the privacy implications digital wellness: how cutting-edge tools and wearables are changing the world of medical diagnosis big bets: the investment landscape for health-tech startups food meets tech: how scientists and companies are transforming everything from fermentation to nutrition in their quest to revolutionize the way we eat


2020 Speakers

Kevin Systrom
Co-Founder, Instagram

Robert M. Califf, M.D.
Head of Clinical Policy and Strategy, Verily Life Sciences and Google Health, Alphabet, U.S. Commissioner of Food and Drugs (2016-2017)

Arianna Huffington
Founder and CEO, Thrive Global

Patrick O. Brown, M.D., Ph.D.
CEO and Founder, Impossible Foods

Julie Louise Gerberding, M.D.
Executive Vice President and Chief Patient Officer, Strategic Communications, Global Public Policy, & Population Health, Merck & Co.

Jessica Rosenworcel
Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission

StÉPhane Bancel
CEO, Moderna

David C. Rhew, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer and Vice President, Healthcare, Microsoft

Gabriel M. Leung, M.D.
Dean of Medicine and Chair Professor of Public Health Medicine, The University of Hong Kong

Vijay Pande, Ph.D.
General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

Kimberly Powell
Vice President of Healthcare, Nvidia

Othman Laraki
CEO and Co-Founder, Color Genomics

Nita Madhav
CEO, Metabiota

Kamran Khan, M.D.
Founder and Ceo, Bluedot, Professor of Medicine and Public Health, University of Toronto

Ramesh Raskar, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Mit Media Lab, Mit

Connor Landgraf
Co-Founder and CEO, Eko

Amy Mcguire, J.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Director, Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine