Keynotes from Healthcare Industry Leaders
The 2018 Annual Forum celebrating our 30th Anniversary features keynotes from three healthcare industry leaders:
Andy Slavitt, Former Acting CMS Administrator and current leader of Town Hall Ventures, provides the opening keynote speaking to uncertainty in today's healthcare environment and where he sees progress being made.
Dan Buettner, explorer, National Geographic Fellow, award-winning journalist, producer, and New York Times bestselling author starts day two by presenting "Blue Zones: The Making of a Healthy City."
Dr. Craig Samitt, MD, new President & CEO of BCBS of Minnesota, shares his insight on the current state of health care: "A Seasoned CEO's Perspectives on Where Healthcare is at and the Challenges and Opportunities Ahead."

A Great Mix of Participants!
HCEG's annual forum draws a wide-range of participants working across all manner of organizations comprising the healthcare ecosystem in the United States:
Health Plans
Health Systems
Specialty Medical Providers
Physicians/Medical Practices
Health Information Networks
Public Health Officials
Healthcare Associations
University Officials
Major Healthcare Vendors
Healthcare Investment Firms
Advisory/Consulting Firms
Technology Service Providers

Nine Interactive Sessions
Nine interactive sessions covering topics selected and developed by HCEG leadership, session moderators and panelist participants will provide participants with actionable insight into current topics of value - regardless of the organization type of which they serve.

Connect Personally, Professionally and Productively
Build Long-Term Relationships
See this recent blog post for more information on the 2018 Annual Forum including details on sessions, speakers and other forum-related information.

Special Executive Leadership Roundtable Event
"The Blue Zones of Happiness:
'Lessons from the World's Happiest People'"
We're pleased to announce a special Executive Leadership Roundtable at our 2018 Annual Forum on Friday, September 14th at 7:30 - 9:30 AM.

In this special event open to HCEG Annual Forum attendees as well as local Minneapolis employer, health plan, health system and provider executives,  Dan Buettner  will build on the keynote address he'll be providing to HCEG Annual Forum attendees the day before. 

He'll share his research on longevity and some of the secret facets of happiness, including personal satisfaction, positive affect and purpose, as he has discovered from around the world.

We expect this special roundtable session to be a game changer to help forum participants in setting up their personal lives to be the happiest they can be.

Limited seating is available, a complete breakfast will be served - and separate registration is required.

Recap of Recent Webinar Series Event from Change Healthcare
On August 2nd, 2018 our sponsor partner Change Healthcare presented The Four Pillars of a Successful Core-System Replacement Project as part of the HCEG Webinar Series. Information, insight and practical ideas on how to establish a framework for a successful core-system implementation was shared.
Check out this blog post recapping the webinar. Also included is recording of the webinar , the  presentation slide deck , and  additional information  on establishing a framework for successful core system implementation. 

You can also check out this  Twitter Moment  summarizing live Tweets shared during the webinar.
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For more info contact: Juliana Ruiz | 954.361.5236 |