Conference schedule

All events take place at the Hilton Chicago unless otherwise specified.


Wednesday November 12 

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Registration Open
8th Street registration desk, 1st floor

5:00 – 7:00 PM

HBA Annual Business Review and
SHEconomy: Power of the Purse. Empowering Women to Power Health Outcomes

Sponored by

Moderator:
Carolyn Buck Luce, 2012 Woman of the Year (WOTY), executive-in-residence at the Center for Talent Innovation
Invited Panelists:
Bridgette Heller, 2013 Woman of the Year (WOTY), president, Merck Consumer Care
Freda Lewis-Hall, MD, 2011 Woman of the Year (WOTY), EVP and chief medical officer, Pfizer
Meryl Zausner, 2007 Woman of the Year (WOTY), EVP and chief financial officer, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.
Lynn O’Connor Vos, 2005 Woman of the Year (WOTY), CEO, Grey Healthcare Group

James Simpson Theater, The Field Museum
Transportation will depart from the Hilton Chicago 8th Street entrance starting at 4:30 PM. Buses will continuously loop for the duration of the event.

7:00 - 9:00 PM

Welcome Reception at the Field Museum made possible by:

Emerald

Gold

Silver




Bronze

Stanley Field Hall, The Field Museum

 

 

Thursday November 13 

6:00 – 7:00 AM 

Yoga
Sponsored by

Normandie Lounge, 2nd floor

6:00 – 7:00 AM 

Power Walking
Sponsored by

Group will depart from the 8th Street entrance, 1st floor

6:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Registration Open
8th Street registration desk, 1st floor

7:00 – 8:00 AM

iConnect hall
Breakfast, Exhibits and Posters

Salon C and D, Lower level

7:00 – 8:00 AM

Rising Star and Luminary Breakfast (By invitation only)
sponsored byJohnson& Johnson

Buckingham Room, 1st floor

8:15 – 9:45 AM

Workshop session #1 (Pre-registration required)

10:00 – 11:30 AM

General session

Speakers below listed in the order in which they will appear:

Jim Robinson, president, Astellas Pharma US Inc.
Regina Holliday, patient activist, artist, speaker and author, The Walking Gallery
Andrea McGonigle, managing director, life sciences, Microsoft group
Kristi Matus, executive vice president and chief financial and administrative officer, athenahealth, and Rob Cosinuke, senior vice president and chief marketing officer, athenahealth; president, Epocrates 

Grand Ballroom, 2nd floor

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

iConnect hall
Lunch, Exhibits and Posters
Lunch sponsored by

Salon C and D, Lower level

1:00 – 2:30 PM

General Session

Speakers below listed in the order in which they will appear:

Alexandra Drane, co-founder of Eliza Corporation and Engage with Grace
Sharon Collins Presnell, chief technology officer and executive vice president of research and development, Organovo
Dr. Patricia Maryland, president, healthcare operations, chief operating officer, Ascension Health and 2014 HBA Woman of the Year, and Jean Meyer, president and CEO, St. John Providence Health System 
Stefani Klaskow, head of industry, healthcare, Google
Donato Tramuto, chairman and CEO, Physicians Interactive

Grand Ballroom, 2nd floor

3:00 – 4:30 PM

Workshop session #2 (Pre-registration required)

4:30 - 5:30 PM

iConnect hall
Exhibits and Posters

Salon C and D, Lower level

5:30 – 6:30 PM

Reception

sponsored by

Grand Ballroom, 2nd floor

7:00 - 9:00 PM

Leadership Connections Dine Arounds

Offsite

 

 

Friday November 14 

6:00 – 7:00 AM 

Yoga
Sponsored by

Normandie Lounge, 2nd floor

6:00 – 7:00 AM 

Power Walking
Sponsored by

Group will depart from the 8th Street entrance, 1st floor

6:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Registration Open
8th Street registration desk, 1st floor

7:00 – 8:00 AM

iConnect hall
Breakfast, Exhibits and Posters

Salon C and D, Lower level

7:00 – 8:00 AM

Women in Science (WIS) Breakfast (Pre-registration required)

Williford Room, 3rd floor

8:15 – 10:15 AM

ACE Award Presentation and "The Patient Journey Reimagined" Panel
sponsored by

Panel moderator:
Shideh Sedgh Bina, founding partner of Insigniam and 2014 HBA Woman of the Year
Panelists:
Mary Jo Cagle, executive vice president, chief medical officer, Cone Health
Brian Goff, head of global hemophilia organization at Baxter International Inc, and HBA 2014 Honorable Mentor
Indu Subaiya, CEO and co-chairman, Health 2.0

Grand Ballroom, 2nd floor

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

 

 

This schedule is subject to change

Workshop session #3 (Pre-registration required)