NYC Digital Health Forum 2016: Moving Technologies from Concept to Commercialization
May 18, 2016 / 8am - 2pm / NY Genome Center
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Over the past decade, there has been an explosion of technologies that are transforming healthcare. In its inaugural year, the NYC Digital Health Forum brings together entrepreneurs, innovators, hospital professionals, and industry leaders to explore the digital health landscape and to discuss how startups and healthcare organizations successfully pilot, partner, collect funding and bring new technologies to the forefront.
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Wednesday, May 18, 2016
8:00 am General Breakfast & Networking Headstart
We invite you to grab breakfast and get to know fellow attendees including startups, VCs, hospital professionals and more before the main event.
8:30 am Kickoff & Welcoming Remarks From EDC & Health 2.0
NYCEDC VP Lenzie Harcum, Health 2.0 cofounder Matthew Holt, and NYGC Business Development Scientific Lead Emily Gantman will kick off the day with opening remarks.
8:45 am Keynote: A Story of Reinvention
Josh Bruno - Co-Founder and CEO at Hometeam
9:15 am Identifying Needs across the Healthcare Continuum
From quality, safety, efficiency, to the patient experience, healthcare providers are looking to use technology to improve their services and expand their reach. Listen to a handful of industry leaders dive deep into their unique technology needs. They will also shed light on how different organizations identify innovation and fast track success.
Jay Rajda - Chief Clinical Innovation Officer at Aetna
Steven Berman - Director, Business Development, Montefiore Information Technology
Jack Shea - Director IT Innovation at Merck
Erin Trimble - Corporate Development | More Disruption Please at athenahealth
Moderator: Jim Lebret - Assistant Professor of Medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center
10:15 am Coffee Break
10:30 am Panel: Unicorn vs. Donkey
Securing investors and funding is a critical step in the go-to-market process. Let's take a retrospective look at funding to identify what fads have faded?; who won? who lost?, and where will the next smart investments be made. Are there identifiable characteristics of a digital health Unicorn? And what about those Donkeys?
Andrew Colbert - Managing Director at Ziegler Corporate Finance
Todd Pietri - General Partner at Milestone Venture Partners
Moderator:Matthew Holt - Co-Chairman at Health 2.0
11:20 am Featured Product Presentations: Lightning Round
11:35 pm Lunch
12:30 pm Innovation through Partnerships
Peter Fleischut - Chief Innovation Officer at NewYork-Presbyterian
12:55 pm Keynote: Digital Health Landscape in NYC
Gaspard de Dreuzy - Co-Founder and CEO at Pager
1:20 pm Interview: Pilot with a Purpose
In our last interview of the day, we take a detailed look into the pilot process with a successful startup and healthcare organization that know first-hand how to make it work. Learn more about the “do’s” and “don’ts” of pilot success as well as how to design a pilot with sales in mind.
Dan Levenson - CTO at Healthify
Eric Allen Conner - Co-Founder and COO at Healthify
Michelle Traub - Senior Manager, Content and Product at VillageCare
Jean Luc Neptune - Executive Director, Accelerator Logo at Blueprint Health
2:00 pm End of Day Wrap-up
2:30 pm Competitive Curated Matchmaking
Close your next deal through our innovator/healthcare partner industry matchmaking program. APPLICATIONS CLOSED.