MILI Events

MILI Events


Calendar of Events

MILI Upcoming Events

Executive Spotlight Discussion: Technology and the Future of Med Tech

Friday, January 10, 2020, 5:30 - 7:30 pm 

Ernst & Young, 560 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

Registration is requested

Join fellow alumni in San Francisco for a conversation on the future of med tech.  Thom Gunderson, former managing director and senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray, and health economist and Carlson School professor Steve Parente will lead the discussion about the innovations they are seeing in the field.

This event is FREE to attend, but advanced registration is requested. Visit the event website for more information and to register. 


Healthcare Delivery is Changing. How Can Medical Innovation Adapt? 

Hosted by Dr. Saurin Patel, Founder & CEO, Vital Health Links

This event is co-hosted by the Society of Physician Entrepreneurs, MN Chapter and the Medical Industry Leadership Institute

Registration required

Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 6:00 - 8:00 pm 

Carlson School of Management, Executive Center

How we deliver healthcare is changing - value-based care, remote monitoring, telehealth, and wearables - to name a few trends.  Physicians and healthcare providers are uniquely positioned to drive innovation and create a healthcare system that can be responsive to new care models.  Join Dr. Patel as he speaks about his experience and insight into how he leveraged his clinical experience to innovate around care delivery. 

Registration Rates

SoPE Member: Free

General Admission: $20

MILI Community: $10 (Use promo code MILI20 for discount)



MILI Past Conferences

Opioid Policy Forum: Combating Minnesota's Opioid Epidemic

Combating Minnesota's Opioid Epidemic was a one-day policy forum held on October 24, 2019 convening public and private stakeholders in Minnesota and at the federal to discuss how to collaboratively build upon current federal, state, and local efforts to combat the opioid epidemic.  The goal was to identify policy gaps, overlaps, successes, and needs.   



MILI's second annual Convene conference was held on September 13, 2019.  This year's Convene focused on leveraging the intersection of healthcare and data analytics. This unique forum combined the perspectives of healthcare providers, industry and academic experts who will explore the clinical, financial, and operational ROI of using artificial intelligence to build a sustainable bridge to the future.  Summaries of Convene sessions can be seen here.   

MILI Past Lecture Series

The KPI for Employee Health & Well-being

Julia Halberg, MD, MS, MPH, Healthcare Strategist/Consultant and former Vice President, Global Health & Chief Medical Officer, General Mills
Monday, February 11th, 2019, 9:00 am - 10:00 am,
Room 1-114, Carlson School of Management, 321 19th Avenue S, Minneapolis


Healthcare Merger & Acquisition Trends

Thad Davis, Managing Director and Head of Healthcare US Investment Banking, HSBC
Tuesday, February 5th, 2019, 4:00 pm Check In, 4:30 pm Lecture, 5:45 pm Reception
Room 2-260R, Carlson School of Management, 321 19th Avenue S, Minneapolis


The UK’s healthcare innovation paradox – and how it’s being addressed

James Barlow BA, PhDProfessor of Technology and Innovation Management, Imperial College Business School, London England 
November 30, 2018, from 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Room 2-213, Carlson School of Management, 321 19th Avenue S, Minneapolis

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