2014 Symposium Agenda

We are planning an exciting and lively agenda this year. Attendees will have an opportunity to hear luminary key note speakers, probing debates on healthcare's toughest questions, interviews, expert panels and technology product demos. In addition to the conference sessions, you'll want to explore the expo hall and engage in the extensive networking opportunities we have planned. 

Our Symposium agenda is a work in progress and schedule is subject to change. Check back often for program information and updates. We will look forward to welcoming you to Symposium 2014.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Morning Events
7:00am
Commonwealth Complex
Registration, Breakfast, Networking and Expo hall open

7:55am
Commonwealth
Welcome

8:00am
Commonwealth
Keynote

  • Keynote
    Eric Dishman
    Intel Fellow and General Manager of the Health & Life Sciences Group, Intel Corporation

8:22am
Commonwealth
Keynote

8:50am
Commonwealth Complex
Transition

8:52am
Amphitheater
Implementing Connected Health into Practice - Session 1

Waterfront
Panel

9:00am
Commonwealth
"Science vs Dark Art" of Patient/Family Engagement

9:50am
Commonwealth Complex
Networking Break, Expo Hall and Special Satellite Sessions Open

10:15am
Amphitheater
Implementing Connected Health into Practice - Session 2

Commonwealth
Large Scale Connected Health Interventions: Lessons Learned

  • Panel
    Neil Evans, MD
    Co-Director, Connected Health, Office of Informatics and Analytics Veterans Health Administration, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Panel
    Shannon Sock, MBA
    Executive Vice President, Strategic Planning/Business Development and Chief Financial Officer, Mercy

Waterfront
Innovators' Demos

11:05am
Commonwealth Complex
Transition

11:17am
Commonwealth
Keynote

Afternoon Events
12:00pm
Commonwealth Complex
Lunch, Expo Hall and Special Satellite Sessions Open

1:00pm
Commonwealth
Sensing Aspects of Health that are Normally ‘Silent’

1:20pm
Amphitheater
Panel

Commonwealth
Sensing Aspects of Health that are Normally ‘Silent’

  • Panel
    Deborah Rozman, PhD
    Cofounder, President, Co-CEO, QuantumIntech Inc. and HeartMath Inc.
  • Panel
    Nadeem Kassam
    Founder and Chief Alliance Officer, BASIS Science and Director, Zynik Capital Corp.

Waterfront
Panel

2:10pm
Commonwealth
Sensing Aspects of Health that are Normally ‘Silent’

2:25pm
Commonwealth Complex
Transition

2:35pm
Amphitheater
Implementing Connected Health into Practice - Session 3

Commonwealth
Panel

Waterfront
Pharma Moving Toward Taking on Patient Enagement

3:20pm
Commonwealth Complex
Networking Break, Expo Hall and Special Satellite Sessions Open

3:52pm
Commonwealth
Keynote

4:10pm
Commonwealth
When People Engage in Health, and the Surprising Reasons Why They Don't

4:14pm
Commonwealth
Keynote

5:00pm
Commonwealth
CEO Fireside Chat: Lessons Learned, What Worked, What Didn't

Evening Networking
5:24pm
Commonwealth Complex
Networking Reception

Friday, October 24, 2014
Morning Events
7:00am
Commonwealth Complex
Registration, Breakfast, Networking and Expo hall open

7:55am
Commonwealth
Welcome

8:00am
Commonwealth
Keynote

  • Keynote
    Joseph Kvedar, MD
    Founder and Director, Center for Connected Health, Partners HealthCare

8:22am
Commonwealth
Keynote

  • Keynote
    Martin Arrick, MBA
    Managing Director, Corporate and Government Ratings, Standard and Poor's

8:42am
Commonwealth Complex
Transition

8:52am
Amphitheater
Panel

Commonwealth
Policy Regualtions, Regulatory Issues and Barriers

Waterfront
Big Data and Decision Making

9:42am
Commonwealth Complex
Networking Break, Expo Hall and Special Satellite Sessions Open

10:15am
Commonwealth
Keynote

10:35am
Amphitheater
Panel

Commonwealth
Patient Voice

Waterfront
Panel

11:25am
Commonwealth
Session

11:55am
Amphitheater
Panel

Commonwealth
Panel

Waterfront
Panel

Afternoon Events
11:45am
Transition

12:45pm
Commonwealth Complex
Lunch, Expo Hall and Special Satellite Sessions Open

1:47pm
Commonwealth
Where Does it Hurt: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Fixing Health Care

2:09pm
Commonwealth
Keynote

  • Keynote
    Robin Farmanfarmaian
    VP of Strategic Relations, Singularity University; Founding Executive Producer, Exponential Medicine (FutureMed)

2:31pm
Commonwealth
Keynote

2:53pm
Commonwealth
Keynote

  • Keynote
    Clive Thompson
    Author, "Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better"

3:05pm
Commonwealth
Keynote

3:30pm
Closing