Tuesday, 8/14

4:00 p.m.

Snowbird Resort Nature Networking (optional)

6:00 p.m.

One-on-One meetings

7:00 p.m.


8:00 p.m.

Fireside Chat

8:30 – 10:00 p.m.


Wednesday, 8/15

6:00 a.m.

30-Minute Run On Snowbird Trails (optional)

7:00 a.m.


8:00 a.m.

Welcome to KLAS Digital Health Investor Symposium

8:20 a.m.

Roundtable Discussion

What are the biggest barriers to effectively delivering patient engagement?

9:30 a.m.


9:45 a.m.

Keynote Speaker: Rasu Shrestha, MD, MBA

Chief Innovation Officer, UPMC
Executive Vice President, UPMC Enterprises

10:15 a.m.

Break – Transition To Breakout Sessions

10:30 a.m.

Breakout Sessions:

Room One

What are the biggest security vulnerabilities and opportunities in HIT?

Discussing Topics – Data–Loss Prevention, Medical Device Security, Disaster Recovery, Security Services

  • Daniel Bowden, Sentara Healthcare
  • Nassar Nizami, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Karl West, Intermountain Healthcare

Room Two

How are healthcare organizations using technology for their precision medicine needs?

Discussing Topics – Precision Medicine, Personalized Medicine

  • Anthony Magliocco, Moffit Cancer Center
  • John Quakenbush PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute & Harvard School of Public Health
  • Justin Brueck, Northshore University HealthSystem

11:15 a.m.

Breakout Sessions:

Room One

How is care delivery beyond the hospital changing?

Discussing Topics – Continuum of Care: Post-Acute

  • Laurie Neander, Bassett Health Network
  • Bob Latz, Trinity Rehab Services

Room Two

What innovation could drive HIT beyond the revenue cycle basics?

Discussing Topics – Patient Accounting, Claims And Denials, Patient Access

  • Steve Burr, Atrium Health
  • Ramona Fryer, Franciscan Missionaries of our Lady Health System
  • Richard Silveria, University of Chicago Medicne
  • Todd Craighead, Intermountain Healthcare

Room Three

Where is AI today, and where is it going next?

Discussing Topics – Artificial Intelligence

  • Lonny Northrup, Intermountain Healthcare
  • Jason Wiesner, Sutter Health

12:00 p.m.


1:30 p.m.

What is the impact of the convergence of the payer and provider worlds on healthcare?

Panel – Payer/Provider Collaboration, Alternative Payment Models, Wellness & Prevention

  • Kevin Klobucar, Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Krishna Ramachandran, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Sunny Cooper, San Francisco Health Plan
  • Mark Lantzy, Indiana University Health

2:15 p.m.

What new vendors are delivering innovation?
Presentation – Emerging Vendors

2:30 p.m.

Is healthcare getting smarter? Buzzwords or reality?

Panel – Precision Medicine, Artificial Intelligence, and Blockchain

  • Baber Ghauri, Trinity Health
  • Chris Spencer, Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • Russ Cusina, UCSF
  • Anthony Magliocco, Moffit Cancer Center

3:10 p.m.

KLAS Digital Health Investor Symposium closing remarks – Chris Chandler from KLAS

3:15 – 5:00 p.m.

Networking & One on One meetings

6:00 p.m.

Dinner (Optional for those staying a second night)