Convene Conference 2018 Summary

Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 
Carlson School of Management, 
University of Minnesota

WELCOME
Pinar Karaca Mandic, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Finance, Academic Director,
Medical Industry Leadership Institute, Carlson School of Management

OPENING REMARKS: Why Convene? 
Archelle Georgiou, MD, Conference Moderator, Industry Advisor,
Medical Industry Leadership Institute, Carlson School of Managment

KEYNOTE: The Crossroads of Technology and Humanity 
Dr. Bridget Duffy
Chief Medical Officer
Vocera Communications, Inc.

BUILDING DATA ANALYTICS  

  • Randy Schiestl, Vice President, R&D, Global Technology & Services
    Boston Scientific Corporation
  • Steve Johnson, PhD, Assistant Professor, Institute of Health Informatics
    University of Minnesota
  • Moderator: Aylin Altan, PhD, Senior Vice President of Research
    OptumLabs

BUILDING WITH NON-TRADITIONAL DATA SOURCES 

  • Kurt Waltenbaugh, Founder
    Carrot Health
  • Lana Yarosh, PhD, Assistant Professor, Computer Science & Engineering
    University of Minnesota
  • Moderator: Per Hong, Partner
    A.T. Kearney

USING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE 

  • Darrell Johnson, Vice President Business Solution Data Science
    Medtronic
  • Genevieve Melton-Meaux, MD, PhD, Professor, Institute for Health Informatics
    University of Minnesota
  • Moderator: Rahul Koranne, MD, Chief Medical Officer
    Minnesota Hospital Association

PAYMENT/REIMBURSEMENT 

  • Hannah Neprash, PhD, Assistant Professor, Division of Health Policy & Management
    University of Minnesota
  • Garrett Black, Senior Vice President of Health Services and Enterprise Solutions
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Moderator: Charles Boorady, Founding Managing Director
    Health Catalyst Capital Management LLC

EXECUTIVE SPOTLIGHT 

  • John Hammergren,Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer
    McKesson Corporation
  • Moderator: Stephen T. Parente, PhD, Professor, Department of Finance, Minnesota Insurance Industry Chair of Health Finance
    Carlson School of Management
CLOSING REMARKS