Upcoming Events

These are exciting times as the healthcare landscape continues to change at an accelerated pace. Keeping pace with those changes is enabled through multiple reputable, forward-thinking, healthcare-targeted organizations such as  CHIME, HIMSS, and Major Healthcare Vendor Events.  I’m looking forward to actively participating in the following scheduled events!

Past Events (24 Months)

CIOlosangeles (February 20, 2020)  **Predictions Panelist**

On February 20th, 60 IT leaders collaborate in a day of thought-leading exchange as we
examine directions from within the Office of the CIO; all under the umbrella of riveting
keynotes, revealing panels, engaging round-tables and unparalleled networking.
https://www.ciolosangeles.com/

CDM Media – CIO SoCal Summit (March 5, 2020)  **Steering Change Panelist**

The CIO Southern California Summit is a unique opportunity for the city’s greatest IT thinkers
to collaborate on current industry challenges and trends. The business goals have changed and
CIOs are now tasked with trying to find emerging opportunities to drive value throughout the
enterprise.  https://www.cdmmedia.com/summits  

Spring 2019 CHIME Healthcare CIO Boot Camp (November 6 – 9, 2019) **Instructing**

The Healthcare CIO Boot Camp™ is an intensive three and one-half day education program offered by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) taught by a faculty of healthcare CIO thought leaders. Combining presentations, small group discussions, case studies and interactive problem solving, participants learn the real-world skills necessary to become a successful healthcare CIO.

CHIME19 Fall CIO Forum (November 3 – 6, 2019)

The Premier Event for Healthcare CIOs. The Forum provides valuable education programming, tailored specifically to meet the needs of CIOs and other healthcare IT executives, as well as face-to-face time with colleagues to collaborate, exchange best practices, address professional development needs and strengthen partnerships with industry associations, government agencies and service firms who share a professional interest in improving the quality, safety and cost-effectiveness of healthcare.

2019 California Health IT Summit (September 20, 2019)  **Keynote Speaker**

Renowned leaders in U.S. and North American healthcare gather throughout the year to present
important information and share insights at the Healthcare Innovation Health IT Summits.
Discussions and interactive sessions at the Healthcare Innovation Health IT Summits and Cybersecurity
Forums lead to shared learning, exceptional networking and transformative discussions in a unique
environment for learning and professional growth.

2019 Annual Healthcare IT Conference (May 23, 2019)

Join us for a day of interactive panels, fireside chats, and networking with industry experts on Leveraging Health IT to address Public Health Disparities.

Spring 2019 CHIME Healthcare CIO Boot Camp (April 13 – 16, 2019) **Instructing**

The Healthcare CIO Boot Camp™ is an intensive three and one-half day education program offered by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) taught by a faculty of healthcare CIO thought leaders. Combining presentations, small group discussions, case studies and interactive problem solving, participants learn the real-world skills necessary to become a successful healthcare CIO.

HIMSS Annual Conference (February 11 – 15, 2019)

The HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition brings together 40,000+ health IT professionals,
clinicians, executives and vendors from around the world. Exceptional education, world-class
speakers, cutting-edge health IT products and powerful networking are hallmarks of this
industry-leading conference.

CHIME-HIMSS CIO Forum 2019 (February 10 & 11, 2019)

Seismic shifts in healthcare organization structures, healthcare information technology and care
delivery have in some cases enabled transformation and in others provoked disruption. As healthcare
systems and professionals adopted the goals of the Triple Aim – Higher Quality, Lower Cost, Better
Health – we’ve seen the advance of clinical data analytics, EHR implementation, population health
initiatives, mobile solutions and patient experience initiatives. Innovation now leads the planning
process of most healthcare organizations.

HIMSS Southern California Women in Health IT Symposium (November 28, 2018)

The journey and views of women in technology.  SoCal HIMSS is excited to announce its kick off  Women in Health IT (WHIT) dinner and symposium  event. We will network with female Health IT executives from various backgrounds and experiences and hear from Sarah Richardson, Despina Hopkins, and Kara Marx in an exclusive, panel session.

HIMSS Southern California Chapter 11th Annual CIO Forum (November 13, 2018)

The 11th Annual CIO Forum’s agenda is action-packed with national thought leaders, such as Daniel Barchi, SVP and CIO of New York-Presbyterian, and cybersecurity expert, serial entrepreneur, author, and ABC hit show “Shark Tank” TV Personality Robert Herjavec. Focusing on innovation,
three distinguished panels from three different healthcare systems will showcase their unique strategies
and approaches to innovation, from technology hub, incubator, to an inside out approach that provides
funding, full service and commercialization.

CHIME18 Fall CIO Forum (October 30 – November 2, 2018)

The Premier Event for Healthcare CIOs. The Forum provides valuable education programming, tailored specifically to meet the needs of CIOs and other healthcare IT executives, as well as face-to-face time with colleagues to collaborate, exchange best practices, address professional development needs and strengthen partnerships with industry associations, government agencies and service firms who share a professional interest in improving the quality, safety and cost-effectiveness of healthcare. The 2018 CHIME Fall CIO
Forum is a can’t miss opportunity to discuss any and everything about healthcare IT with fellow thought
leaders and industry luminaries.

CHIME Advocacy Summit (October 3 – 5, 2018)

The CHIME Advocacy Summit brings together leading policy makers in Washington, D.C., with healthcare IT’s top thought leaders in discussions about today’s most pressing public policy challenges and opportunities. The sessions highlight four health IT-related policy topics that prioritizes patients, their health and the care they receive: cybersecurity, interoperability, solutions to the opioid epidemic and telemedicine.
This educational program will give participants a comprehensive understanding of the legislative and
regulatory landscape and provide the knowledge and tools to engage with legislators and policy makers at all levels.

HIMSS Southern California Chapter 2nd Annual Patient Experience Forum (June 29, 2018)

The healthcare industry has been shifting from a physician-centric environment to a patient-centric one. Come hear from industry experts, physicians and patient advocates at this unique event how to navigate
that transition and how best to support the continuing consumerization of healthcare. This event will include some interesting insights into connecting with patients on a level they want and need, how to balance technology with effective patient interaction, and how to increase caregiver awareness in support of the patient’s experience.

2018 Annual Healthcare IT Conference (April 20, 2018)

Join us for an adventure into the future of healthcare innovation and technology. The annual conference will feature keynotes from Ash Damle, Founder & CEO of Lumiata, and Dr. Sanjay Patil, Chairman & Founder of CareConnectors, Inc. Topics include AI for Quality and Risk Management, Beyond EHR System Interoperability, AI / Precision Medicine, Data Visualization, and Pop Health/iOT.

CHIME-HIMSS CIO Forum 2018 (March 4 & 5, 2018)

Leading the Next Wave of Healthcare Transformation with keynote presentations by Nicholas Webb, Healthcare Strategist, Best-selling author, and Healthcare Futurist, Robert Wachter, MD, Chair of the Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco; Author, The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine’s Computer Age, and Liz Murray, Author, Breaking Night: A Memoir of Forgiveness, Survival, and
My Journey from Homeless to Harvard
.

HIMSS Annual Conference (March 5 – 9, 2018)

The HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition brings together 40,000+ health IT professionals, clinicians, executives and vendors from around the world. Exceptional education, world-class speakers, cutting-edge health IT products and powerful networking are hallmarks of this industry-leading conference.