Convergence Summit Agenda

Convergence Summit

May 26-28, 2015

 

Calendar date May 26 LB

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – WLSA Member Registration

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – WLSA Member-Only Meeting

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Board of Advisors Meeting

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – WLSA Member/Speaker Reception


Calendar date May 27 LB

7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Registration and Hospitality Desk Open

7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. – Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. – Opening Remarks: Rob McCray, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, WLSA

8:50 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. – Keynote: Eric Topol, MD, Director, Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI); Chief Academic Officer, Scripps Health; Professor of Genomics, The Scripps Research Institute; Author, The Patient Will See You Now: The Future of Medicine is in Your Hands and The Creative Destruction of Medicine: How the Digital Revolution Will Create Better Health Care

9:20 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. – Digital Diagnostic and Therapeutics Platforms – What do we have now? Where are we going? With the Internet consumers manage their own supply chain with Amazon, run a personal music label with iTunes and manage their cab rides with Uber. Is this the future of health care?

  • Session Leader: Lisa Suennen, Managing Director, Venture Valkyrie Consulting, LLC
  • Ron Gutman, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, HealthTap
  • Brian Otis, PhD, Project Lead, Google [x]
  • Euan Thomson, Operating Partner, Khosla Ventures
  • Eric Topol, MD, Director, Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI); Chief Academic Officer, Scripps Health; Professor of Genomics, The Scripps Research Institute

10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. – Networking Break

10:45 a.m. – 11:40 p.m.Making Consumer Driven Healthcare a Reality – The Opportunity and Regulatory Realities – What do consumers want? Are they prepared to take charge of and pay for their own health care? Can patients play a central role in the validation of medical products? What are the regulatory implications of an Open Outcomes Based Regulatory system for medical devices and drugs?

  • Session Leader: Ralph Simon, Chief Executive Officer, Mobilium Global Limited
  • Douglas McClure, Executive Vice President of Product & Marketing, FitLinxx
  • Rob McCray, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, WLSA
  • Kim Tyrrell-Knott, Partner, Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.
  • Harry Wang, Director, Health & Mobile Product Research, Parks Associates will deliver an overview on how consumers’ engagement with health and wellness solutions change their expectations for the delivery of health care services.
  • Don Jones, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Trial Fusion
  • Yulun Wang, PhD, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Intouch Health

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. - Connected Health Care for Hospitals. A conversation about the changing environment for technology enabled services in acute settings.

  • Don Jones, Co-Founder & Chairman, WLSA; Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Trial Fusion
  • Marty W. Miller, Vice President of Technical Innovation, Advanced ICU Care
  • Yulun Wang, PhD, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Intouch Health

12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. – Lunch – Birds of a Feather

1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. – The 7th Annual iAwards for Connected Health, presented by TripleTree
iAward nominees are evaluated on a range of criteria including the uniqueness of their solution; marketplace traction; clinical, operational or consumer relevance; size of addressable market and international presence.

  • Session Leaders: Archelle Georgiou, MD, Senior Advisor and Chair of the Health Executive Roundtable, TripleTree; and, Ralph Simon, Chief Executive Officer, Mobilium Global Ltd.
  • iAwards Finalists:
  • Steve Auerbach, CEO, Alegeus
  • Seth Feuerstein, MD, JD, Chief Innovation Officer, Magellan Health
  • Brett Furst, CEO, ArborMetrix
  • Maneesh Goyal, SVP, Corporate Development
  • Devin Gross, Chief Executive Officer, Emmi Solutions
  • Douglas Hirsch, Co-Founder, GoodRx
  • Tom Kottler, CEO, HealthPrize Technologies
  • Nersi Nazari, Chairman & CEO, Vital Connect, Inc.
  • Shane Waslaski, President & CEO, Intelligent InSites

iAward Reactor Panel

  • Steve Lindseth, Advisor, Partners Health
  • Sondra Tucker, Vice President, Corporate Development & Strategic Investments, Florida Blue
  • Conrad Wang, Senior Director of Corporate Development, Medtronic

2:40 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. – Voting for the Audience Choice iAward

2:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. – Networking Break

3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. – The Investor Panel: – Insights from the leading strategic and financial investors in connected health.

  • Session Leader: Julie Papanek, Healthcare Investor, Canaan Partners
  • Casper de Clerq, Partner, Norwest Venture Partners
  • M. Wainwright Fishburn, Partner, Cooley LLP
  • Lucian Iancovici, Investment Manager, Qualcomm Ventures
  • Maxwell Kahn, Managing Director, Merck GHI Fund

4:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. – Closing Keynote: Daniel Kraft, MD, Founder and Executive Director, Exponential Medicine; Medicine Track Faculty Chair, Singularity University; Founder & CEO, IntelliMedicine, & Bioniq Health

5:00 p.m. – 5:10 p.m. – Introduction to Nordic Connected Health Star Trak: Marianne Larsson, Founder & Director, Mobile Heights Business Center

5:10 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. – What Have We Learned Today? An interactive discussion with the audience

  • Session Leaders: Donald Jones, Co-Founder and Chairman, WLSA; and, Robert McCray, Co-Founder, President and CEO, WLSA

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. - Reception & Innovator’s Pavilion
Sponsored by: Nordic Connected Health Star Track – Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark Innovation Organizations
Nordic Connected Health Star Track is a collaborative initiative to accelerate the success and international scaling of the 20 best startups in the Nordic countries. They are financed by the mobile industry and governmental agencies, and support the startups with a unique Power Hour, with business advisors, regulatory expertise, rapid prototyping and other activities to enable companies to compete in the global marketplace. Nordicstartrack.com

8:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.Après Reception – Wine & Chocolates Event


Calendar date May 28 LB

7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Registration and Hospitality Desk Open

7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. – Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – The Digital Life Sciences: – A survey of the market and discussion of how to create better products, faster, for the most significant issues in human health.

  • Session Leader: Donald Jones, Co-Founder & Chairman, WLSA; Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Trial Fusion
  • Mike Doherty, Global Head of Regulatory Affairs, Strategic Innovation and Policy, Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd & Genentech
  • Romain Marmot, Chief Operating Officer – U.S., Voluntis
  • Andrew Obenshain, Vice President Portfolio Strategy, Integrated Care, Sanofi
  • Rena Rosenberg, Principal, Pharma & Medical Products Practice, and Jordan VanLare, MD, Healthcare Systems and Services Practice, McKinsey & Company will deliver introductory comments on the state of the digital life sciences, why and how the pharmaceutical industry must leverage the tools of technology.

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. – Networking Break

10:30 a.m. – 10:35 a.m. – iAwards Announcement and Presentation

10:35 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – The International Discussion – A moderated group discussion of connected health on four continents.

  • Session Leader: Ralph Simon, Chief Executive Officer, Mobilium Global Limited
  • Peter Cowhey, PhD, Dean; Qualcomm Endowed Chair in Communications and Technology Policy, UCSD
  • Jack Kreindler, MD, Founder, Sentrian
  • Scott Lambert, Lead Partner, Engagements & Prototype, Ascension Health
  • Anne Lidgard, PhD, Director, Vinnova
  • Jordi Serrano Pons, PhD, Founder of UniversalDoctor; Consultant, WHO

12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. – Lunch

1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. – Keynote: Glenn Steele, MD, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, Geisinger Health System; Chairman, xG Health Solutions

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The Hospital Discussion: Institutional health care providers are vertically integrating and preparing for major changes in the financial model for healthcare, from “volume to value” payments. What do they need from the connected health community? How do they manage the workflow changes that new technology demands?

  • Session Leader: Rosemary Kennedy, PhD, RN, MBA, FAAN, Chief Nursing Officer, Soterra Wireless
  • Marty Paslick, Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer, HCA
  • M. Michael Shabot, MD, System Chief Medical Officer, Memorial Hermann Healthcare System
  • Glenn Steele, MD, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, Geisinger Health System; Chairman, xG Health Solutions

2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Meet the Experts

  • Josh Baylin, Founding Partner, Velocity Growth
  • Jeff Belk, Co-founder & CEO, Velocity Growth and Managing Director, ICT168 Capital, LLC
  • Moshe Engelberg, PhD, President, Research Works, Inc.
  • Erik Milch, Partner, Cooley LLP
  • Steven Steinhubl, MD, Director, Digital Medicine, STSI; Cardiologist, Scripps Clinic
  • Kim Tyrrell-Knott, Partner, Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. - Dual Tracks: Structured Networking & “Talk to an Expert” Sessions
Track 1: Structured Networking – Hall of Fame Foyer

  • Host Companies:
  • Air Liquide
  • Ascension
  • AT&T
  • Genentech
  • Imec
  • Lilly
  • Midmark
  • Qualcomm
  • Sanofi
  • ResMed

Track 2: “Talk to an Expert” Sessions – General Session Ballroom

  • Expert Session #1: Crowdfunding: Can You Leverage This New Approach to Develop Equity and Non-Dilutive Funding for Your Company and Build Your Partner and Customer Base?
  • Session Leaders: Jeff Belk, Co-founder & CEO, Velocity Growth and Managing Director, ICT168 Capital, LLC; Josh Baylin, Founding Partner, Velocity Growth
  • Description: Crowdfunding product launch platforms such as Kickstarter and IndieGogo, as well as Equity Crowdfunding Platforms such as Angelist and OurCrowd, have been experiencing rapid growth and acceptance, but are still relatively unknown. What does the “Social Media First” revolution these platforms represent mean for businesses in the Connected Health space. Velocity Growth is a leader in supporting Crowdfunding initiatives, as well as a developer of a unique social CRM platform for audience identification, profiling, and outreach.
  • Expert Session #2: New Product Innovation & the Next Big Thing: How to Know What To Invest In
  • Session Leader: Moshe Engelberg, PhD, President, ResearchWorks, Inc.
  • Description: Does your fast-paced business reality demand that you continually bring new and better products to market? In this lively mini-workshop, Dr. Moshe Engelberg will show you a proven, research-driven approach for knowing what to invest in and when to say no, as you put customer desire ahead of technology; bottom line: less risk, better outcomes.
  • Session #3: Intellectual Capital – What You Need to Know
  • Session Leader: Erik Milch, Partner, Cooley LLP
  • Session #4: Clinical Decision Support (CDS)
  • Session Leader: Kim Tyrrell-Knott, Member of the Firm, Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.
  • Description: What is it, how is it regulated and what should technology and device companies consider when jointly developing CDS with health care providers?
  • Session #5: Evidence-Based mHealth
  • Session Leader: Steven Steinhubl, Director, Digital Medicine, STSI; Cardiologist, Scripps Clinic
  • Description: Moving beyond pilot studies in mobile health; why it is so critical and the innovative ways that can be accomplished?

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. - Reception in the Innovator’s Pavilion