2015 Speakers

At the Connected Health Symposium, you'll hear from industry thought leaders, innovative health care providers, research pioneers, government officials, successful entrepreneurs and more. Via keynote presentations, panel discussions and lively debates, our speakers will inform, inspire, motivate and awe you in their experiences, perspectives and vision for connected health. 



Chief Health Information Officer, Partners HealthCare, and Executive Director, Partners eCare
Software Engineer and Data Scientist
Social Entrepreneur in Residence, Network for Excellence in Health Innovation (NEHI)
Founder & Chief Experience Officer, Mad*Pow
Intel Fellow and General Manager of the Health & Life Sciences Group, Intel Corporation
Vice Provost for Global Initiatives, Chair, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Levy University Professor, Perelman School of...
Co-Founder, Iodine
CEO and Founder, Big White Wall
Director, MIT Media Lab
Partner, Khosla Ventures
Vice President, Connected Health, Partners HealthCare
Executive Director and CEO, The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. and President and CEO Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group
FIEEE Professor, MIT Media Lab Co-founder and Chief Scientist, Empatica

Expert Panelists

Head of Clinical Innovation, Pfizer
Special Advisor, Health Communications and Informatics Research Branch, National Cancer Institute
VP, Epic Systems Corp.
Physician, Inventor and Serial Entrepreneur
Director, Cancer Outcomes Research Program, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chief Medical Officer, Doctor on Demand
Director, Mobile Technology Strategy, Duke Medicine
CEO & Founder, engagedIN and Instructor in Health Engagement, AIM Lab, Stanford School of Medicine
Thought Leader in the “Science of Self-Mastery,” Claritas Mindsciences
CEO, iGetBetter, Inc.
Co-Chair, Duke Healthcare’s Patient Advocacy Council
Managing Director, Health Research Institute at PwC
VP Organizational Design, Mad*Pow
President, Consumer Health Division, Physicians Interactive
Program Director, Digital Health Rockstart Accelerator
Associate CMO, Strategic Innovation, Stanford Medicine
SVP Behavior Change Design, Mad*Pow
Co-Founder, Chief Strategy & Science Officer, Affectiva
Attending Physician, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
CEO and Founder, Argus Insights, Inc.
VP of User Experience, athenahealth
Addario Patient and Caregiver Advisory Board
VP, Medical Information, Innovation and External Partnerships, Biogen
CEO, InteraXon
Senior Associate, Flare Capital Partners
Partner, McDermott Will & Emery LLP
Director, eHealth Cluster Development MassTech at State of Massachusetts
President, Central Maine Medical Group
Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Executive Director, Center for Connected Health Policy
Chief, HCIRB, Nathional Cancer Institute
Sr. Director of Business Innovation, GuideWell
Director, Neurotechnology Trials Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Brown University, Providence VAMC
CEO and Founder, Big White Wall
President & CEO, GreatCall, Inc.
Executive Director, Venture Partners HealthCare Innovation
VP of Health Systems, ZocDoc
Chief Medical Officer and GVP, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Providence Health & Services
Professor, Harvard Medical School, Director, Boston Children's Hospital Computational Health Informatics Program (CHIP)
Vice President, PureTech, Co-Founder and COO, Akili Interactive
EVP, Marketing & Business Development, Medisafe
Lead Clinical Epidemiologist, BJC HealthCare
Senior Director, Health Impact, Consumer Reports
Chief Product Officer, Proteus Digital Health
President and CEO, dacadoo ag
Co-Founder, UMass Center for mHealth and Social Media
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, athenahealth
Founder/Catalyst, BioBeats, Inc.
Experience Strategy Director, Mad*Pow
Chief Innovation Officer, Penn Medicine
Co-Founder and Co-Chair, Society for Participatory Medicine
Drew Schiller CTO, Co-Founder, Validic
CEO, American Well Systems
Clinical Neuropsychologist, Brigham & Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Associate Director, Mubadala Healthcare
Chief Medical Officer & Founder, Iagnosis/DermatologistOnCall®
CEO, 11 Health & Technologies Limited
Co-Director, Center for Systems Biology, MGH; Co-Founder and Co-Director, MGH CATCH
Founder, Healthloop
Chief Innovation Officer, MedStar Health, Director, MedStar Institute for Innovation
Chair, AMIA Membership Committee, Mdnet Solutions
Creative Director goinvo.com, MIT
Director, Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation
Senior VP, Mobile Products, Zynx Health
Director of Healthcare Development, Withings
Clinical Fellow, Senior Resident in Psychiatry, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Founder and President, Health eVillages
Equity Research Analyst, Digital Health, Leerink Partners LLC
Chief Medical Information Officer International and Commercial Services Division, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
CEO, Medical Avatar
Chief Medical Officer, AARP Services, Inc.

Content Expert Moderators

Senior Lecturer in Healthcare Innovation, MIT Sloan School of Management
Physician Advisor, InterSystems
Vice President, Innovation, Partners HealthCare
Managing Director, Health Research Institute at PwC
Vice President, Experience Design, Mad*Pow
Editor & Co-Founder, MobiHealthNews
Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management
VP, Business Development, Medullan
Executive Director, John D. Stoeckle Center for Primary Care Innovation
Professor of Computer Science, Cornell Tech
Medical Director of Biomedical Engineering, Partners HealthCare System
CEO, Pulse Infoframe Inc.
CEO, CANCER101 Executive Director, Society for Participatory Medicine Founder, Krüg Global Solutions
Chief Medical Officer, iHope Network, Inc.
Professor, Harvard Medical School, Director, Boston Children's Hospital Computational Health Informatics Program (CHIP)
CEO, Explorys, an IBM Company
VP Business Innovation, Highmark Inc.
Co-Founder and Co-Chair, Society for Participatory Medicine
Partner, Life Sciences IBM
Chief Medical Officer, AARP Services, Inc.

Thought Leader Interviews

Associate Professor of the Practice, Boston University College of Communication