2019 Agenda

The Digital Healthcare Innovation Summit (DHIS) unites the investors, entrepreneurs, providers, payers, and industry leaders who are creating the digital tools that create new therapies and deliver more efficient – and effective – care to patients. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with decision makers from across healthcare.

7:15 AM

Registration and Networking Breakfast

8:30 AM

Welcome from DHIS Co-Chairs

Jessica A. Zeaske, Partner, Echo Health Ventures
Rachel Sha, Vice President of Digital Business Development & Licensing, Sanofi

8:40 AM

Digital Health by the Numbers

The numbers tell the tale. Silicon Valley Bank will present its first deep dive in digital health fundraising, investment, and exits.

Presented by Matt Griffiths, Director, Digital Health and Medical Device, SVB Leerink

8:50 AM

Live Episode: Healthcare Is Hard, a Podcast for Insiders

The popular podcast will kick off it second season with a live interview with the leader of one of healthcare’s new powerhouse providers.

Kevin Tabb, MD, President & CEO, Beth Israel Lahey Health

Interviewed by:
Keith Figlioli, Partner, LRVHealth

9:20 AM

A Deep Dive on Value-Based Healthcare Adoption – Where Are We?

The scales are tipping toward value-based healthcare. In this panel, a mix of panelists from providers and other entities will detail their success stories, providing signpost for healthcare executives and entrepreneurs to follow.

Victor Kats, Managing Director, Ascension Ventures

Jacob Reider, MD, CEO, Alliance for Better Health
Eric Wallace, Vice President, Lumeris
Aarti Karamchandani, EVP and Chief Client Officer, Cedar Gate

10:00 AM

Networking Coffee Break

10:30 AM

Digital Healthcare Public Market Overview

Digital health companies recorded one of their strongest showings on the public market. What does that success look like and what can we expect in 2020?
Presentation Dan Gulbrandson, Managing Director, Information-Driven Healthcare, Piper Jaffray & Co.

10:40 AM

PE meets VC: Digital Transformation of Healthcare at Scale

Brandon Hull, Industry Advisor, New Mountain Capital

Jamo Rubin, MD, President, Signify Community
Kyle Armbrester, CEO, Signify Health
Matthew S. Holt, Managing Director & Deputy Head of Private Equity, New Mountain Capital

11:10 AM

How to Achieve Healthcare Innovation For All

Healthcare economist Jonathan Gruber, PhD, the Ford Professor of Economics at MIT and an advisor to creators of the Affordable Care Act, will explore the role innovation is and will continue to play in the reformation of not only the healthcare industry, but the US economy.
Jonathan Gruber Ford Professor of Economics MIT

11:40 AM

Keynote Conversation with Health Catalyst

Dan Burton, CEO, Health Catalyst

Interviewed by:
Todd Cozzens, Managing Partner, Transformation Capital

12:15 PM

Networking Lunch

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1:00 PM

2019 Digital Healthcare Innovator Award

Presented by: Danielle Lauzon, Partner, Goodwin Procter LLP
Award Recipient: Glen E. Tullman, Founder, Executive Chairman, Livongo

Interviewed by: Lydia Ramsey, Senior Reporter, Business Insider

1:05 PM

Lessons Learned from Livongo’s IPO Story

Livongo kicked off the current IPO season for digital health tech companies. What was involved in building a company to be IPO ready and what challenges does the company now face?
Glen Tullman, Founder, Executive Chairman, Livongo

Interviewed by:
Lydia Ramsey, Senior Reporter, Business Insider

1:30 PM

Building a Strong Case for Real World Evidence

Pharma is partnering with game-changing tech companies to create the real world evidence necessary to speed development, hone clinical testing and justify reimbursement. In this panel, representatives from both will discuss how data will redefine the pharma and healthcare industries.

Rachel Sha, Vice President of Digital Business Development & Licensing, Sanofi

Thomas Neyarapally, Chief Commercial Officer, Sema4
Shrujal Baxi, MD, Medical Director, Flatiron Health
Carolyn Magill, CEO, Aetion

2:00 PM

What Strategic Investors Want

Moderated by:
Mike O’Hara, Partner, Deloitte

Peter Cannone, Partner, Optum Ventures
Victor Kats, Managing Director, Ascension Ventures
Richard Wilmot, Head of Philips Ventures
Binoy Bhansali, Vice President, Sandbox Industries

2:30 PM

WHO Is Going to Pay for THAT???

Patient care may be the primary focus for many, but this question should drive every entrepreneur, investor, and healthcare executive. This panel will present perspectives from all three of those concerns as they unpack these problems – and identify the solutions – for ensuring new technologies don’t stall at the starting gate without a reimbursement strategy.

Jessica A. Zeaske, Partner, Echo Health Ventures

Jodi Hubler, Managing Director, Lemhi Ventures
Vincent Nelson, Vice President, Medical Affairs in the Office of Clinical Affairs, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
Nick Naclerio, Ph.D., Founding Partner, Illumina Ventures

3:00 PM

Networking Refreshment Break

3:30 PM

The Second Coming of DTC Healthcare

A.G. Breitenstein, Independent Entrepreneur, Investor & Board Member

Patrick Carroll, CMO, HIMs & HERs
Peter Foley, CEO, LetsGetChecked
Fay Rotenberg, President, Firefly Health
Adam Lathram, Co-founder & Chief Product Officer, Buoy Health


4:00 PM

Fireside Chat: Designing the Future of Virtual Healthcare

Kurt Blasena, US LEAD and Senior Managing Director, Babylon
Sumit Nagpal, CEO and Co-founder, Carefully

4:30 PM

A Deep Dive into Novel Behavioral Health Tech and Service Models

Dan Gebremedhin, MD, MBA, Partner, Flare Capital Partners

Danish Munir, Vice President, Technology, Genoa Telepsychiatry/United Health Group
Sara Greenbaum, Vice President & GM, Beacon Care Services
Srishti Mirchanani Gallagher, Vice President, Growth, Eleanor Health
David Mou, MD, CMO, Valera Health; Staff Psychiatrist, Massachusetts General Hospital


5:00 PM

Networking Cocktail Reception

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