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

8:25am
Commonwealth
Keynote

8:50am
Commonwealth Complex
Transition

9:00am
Amphitheater
Implementing Connected Health into Practice - Session 1

Commonwealth
"Science vs Dark Art" of Patient/Family Engagement

Waterfront
Panel

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

10:20am
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

11:10am
Commonwealth Complex
Transition

11:20am
Commonwealth
Keynote

11:45am
Commonwealth
Keynote

Afternoon Events
12:05pm
Commonwealth Complex
Lunch, Expo Hall and Special Satellite Sessions Open

1:05pm
Commonwealth
Sensing Aspects of Health that are Normally ‘Silent’

1:30pm
Commonwealth
Sensing Aspects of Health that are Normally ‘Silent’

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

2:20pm
Commonwealth
Sensing Aspects of Health that are Normally ‘Silent’

2:40pm
Commonwealth Complex
Transition

2:50pm
Amphitheater
Implementing Connected Health into Practice - Session 3

Commonwealth
Panel

Waterfront
Pharma Moving Toward Taking on Patient Enagement

3:40pm
Commonwealth Complex
Networking Break, Expo Hall and Special Satellite Sessions Open

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

4:35pm
Commonwealth
Keynote

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

Evening Networking
5:50pm
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

8:25am
Commonwealth
Keynote

8:50am
Commonwealth Complex
Transition

9:00am
Amphitheater
Panel

Commonwealth
Policy Regualtions, Regulatory Issues and Barriers

Waterfront
Big Data and Decision Making

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

10:20am
Commonwealth
Keynote

10:45am
Amphitheater
Panel

Commonwealth
Patient Voice

Waterfront
Panel

11:35am
Commonwealth
Session

12:05pm
Amphitheater
Panel

Commonwealth
Social Transformation: From Farming to Factories to Fitbit

Waterfront
Panel

Afternoon Events
11:55am
Transition

12:55pm
Commonwealth Complex
Lunch, Expo Hall and Special Satellite Sessions Open

1:55pm
Commonwealth
Where Does it Hurt: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Fixing Health Care

2:20pm
Commonwealth
Keynote

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

2:45pm
Commonwealth
Keynote

3:10pm
Commonwealth
Keynote

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

3:35pm
Commonwealth
Keynote

4:05pm
Closing