How Tech Companies are Leading Healthcare Innovation

Presented by New England Healthcare Executive Network


Foley Hoag LLP

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October 7, 2019 7:30AM–10:00AM


As technology giants move into healthcare, what impact are they having and will they have on innovation, and how will they impact the cost and delivery of patient care? Massachusetts is the global leader in the delivery of innovative health care and in eHealth, and many tech giants have a presence here. Keynote presenter Manu Tandon, the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center will lead a panel discussion exploring the enormous potential and possible pitfalls of tech companies as they begin to move into and begin to transform healthcare.

Come join this timely, keynote presentation and blue-ribbon panel of experts as they discuss the future of healthcare. Ask them questions and contribute your insights during the audience interactive segment. Identify potential new businesses opportunities in the rapidly changing new healthcare marketplace.

Keynote Speaker

Manu Tandon MBA, MPA, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital

Manu is responsible for all IT matters pertaining to the Academic Medical Center. He directs BIDMC's "center for IT Exploration" which works to adopt innovative analytics, mobile, cloud and AI/ML solutions for operational efficiencies and to enhance the experience of BIDMC's providers, patients and staff.


Colin J. Zick, Partner, Co-Chair, Healthcare Practice and Chair, Privacy & Data Security Practice, Foley Hoag

Colin's practice is focused on health care, health information, and compliance issues, and often involves the intersection of healthcare delivery and technology.


Paul A. Bleicher, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, OptumLabs

OptumLabs, an open, collaborative research and innovation center established by Mayo Clinic and Optum to accelerate improvements in patient care and value through clinical, policy and product innovation driven by new insights from big data.

Joshua Rift, M.D., CEO, Onduo, LLC

Dr. Riff has led Onduo since 2016, when Sanofi and Verily created Onduo as a joint venture to help people with diabetes live full, healthy lives.

Daniel Z. Sands, M.D., MPH, Co-Founder and Board Chair, Society for Participatory Medicine Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Danny Sands is passionate about healthcare transformation, non-visit based care, collaboration in healthcare, and participatory medicine.

Join this timely program to hear about future focused, visionary and engaging panel of experts experienced with the issues involved with bringing technology to patent care.

Who should attend

C-level executives, board members, healthcare providers, venture capital and private equity investors, and anyone who wants a better understanding of opportunities and pitfalls of the collaboration between healthcare professionals, tech companies and patients.

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