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Each HOTSPOT is available as a standalone event or you may bundle a HOTSPOT with your mHealth Summit full registration pass to receive a discount of $100 or $150 by adding 2 or more. 

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The first in a series of expert panel debates and real-life case study presentations, focusing on how to build effective business models to provide more efficient mHealth services, improve patient outcomes and achieve cost efficiencies.
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Business Transformation Track

This innovative track covers trends and market research; short and long-term mHealth strategy considerations; scaling and integration into the healthcare system; measurement and modeling tools; cost of deployment; financial impact on reimbursement; and new payer and business models for better decision making and competitive strategic advantage.
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U.S. DOC Town Hall

USG officials and industry representatives will discuss the commercial significance of mHealth. Attend and bring the needs/challenges of integrating mHealth into trade talks. This is your opportunity to bring your issues to the negotiators.
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Don't Miss Session

The discussion of real-life case studies will provide practical help in avoiding the ever-present wireless "landmines". Additionally, attendees will have opportunities to interact with one another to share ideas, experiences, and best practices.
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mHealth Summit Spotlight

View the latest news from our exhibitors and sponsors. Be sure to visit their booths onsite to interact and test their newest products and services.
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Pharma and Life Sciences Roundtable

Presented by HIMSS Media and PharmaVOICE in partnership with Pfizer Inc, Johnson & Johnson and Arent Fox, this first-of-its kind forum at the Summit will convene pharma and life sciences leaders with others in the mHealth ecosystem to identify opportunities for collaboration in an open exchange of knowledge and cross-sector insights for building patient-centered and outcomes-driven mHealth strategies. 

Professional Consultations available

During this year's mHealth Summit, entrepreneurs will have an opportunity to sign up for free consultations with experienced professionals from a variety of relevant fields. Get some of your legal questions answered by the legal team at Arent Fox LLP, or gain insights into your pitch from funding pros that are part of the Angel Venture Forum.
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Executive Breakfast Session

Join Healthcare IT News and representatives from four of the nation's leading healthcare systems at a special breakfast panel discussion on best practices in mHealth. We'll move beyond the hypothetical and the pilot projects to talk about what is working, where it's working and, most importantly, why it's working.
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National eHealth Collaborative to Host Session

In this special session, NeHC will demonstrate the five dimensions of the Patient Engagement Framework and the affiliated CeRT, and moderate an expert panel of patient engagement advocates. Panelists will discuss the current state of consumer engagement in eHealth and how NeHC's tools support industry efforts to advance health and transform healthcare.
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B2Group to Host Session

Join B2 Group on this special session where complexities of new technologies and the amazing developments going into these types of applications, products, and services within the home will be covered. The integrations that are and will take place and how the whole ecosystem and companies involved in bringing these solutions to the home and connected home markets will execute on their plans in this growing vertical.
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FDA Commissioner to Keynote

FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg to Deliver Day 3 Keynote!
 
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Margaret Hamburg will deliver the morning keynote on Wednesday, December 11. Dr. Hamburg’s keynote comes as the mobile technology community – including developers, innovators, investors and providers as well as other stakeholders and policymakers – looks to gain insights and a better understanding of the critical pathways and implications of the recently issued FDA Guidance on Mobile Health apps.
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Policy Track 

Policy Track To Highlight Intersection of Policy and Innovation
 
The Policy Track at this year’s mHealth Summit will focus on recent developments affecting mobile and how healthcare reform is changing the way the U.S. healthcare system operates, and the role of proposed policy, guidance, and regulation across agencies, that have far reaching implications for investors, mobile tech innovators, and developers as well as consumers, payers and providers.
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MRC to Lead Workshop

MRC to Lead Workshop on Managing App Development Under FDA Regulation
 
FDA recently published its final guidance on mobile medical apps, and while helpful, the guidance leads to more questions. MRC will lead a workshop focused on answering those questions for app developers in or close to FDA regulated territory. Over the course of four hours, attendees will be able to dive deeply into the regulatory issues associated with bringing new mobile apps into the healthcare space, to help both the novice and experienced FDA regulatory professional alike.
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Federal Policy, Stakeholder Engagement

Don’t Miss the Federal Policy, Stakeholder Engagement and mHealth Session
 
This interagency panel will address individual and cross-agency perspectives on the regulatory challenges and progress to date of integrating mHealth into the greater healthcare system. Panelists will discuss how their agencies are collaborating with key stakeholders including hospital and health care systems, individual providers, technology vendors, payers, and healthcare associations aimed at accelerating widespread and sustained integration and uptake of mobile/wireless technology by consumers and healthcare stakeholders.
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Application Developers Alliance Session

Application Developers Alliance Session to Focus on Effects of Regulation on Innovation
 
Application Developers Alliance joins the summit for the first time this year to present a session on how increased regulation might impact mHealth, either by driving innovation or stifling it. In their session, Will Regulation Promote mHealth Innovation and Investment, panelists will look at some of the best technology in mHealth and explore how these have dealt with regulatory hurdles and explore broader implications for the market.

Town Hall Meetings

ONC, FCC and FDA to Host Town Hall Meetings at mHealth Summit
 
Join all 3 Federal Agencies as they host 3 separate town hall meetings on Tuesday and Wednesday of the summit. Each will highlight the intersection of policy and innovation, consumer engagement including consumer eHealth strategy and the Blue Button Initiative and will explore the impact of increased regulation on mHealth as it relates to innovation.

New Session

New Session! – “Coordinated Federal mHealth Policies Toward Quality Outcomes” A HIMSS & Institute for e-Health Policy Town Hall
 
This high-level “town-hall” plenary session will feature leading agency administrators and private sector policy experts who will discuss coordination and collaboration efforts such as the “FDASIA” Working Group between FDA, ONC, and FCC; the Joint Working Group on Telehealth; the White House Rural HIT Initiative and others. Panelist will address audience questions, and help “kick-off” more in depth agency-led programs throughout the conference. 

register for hotspot

The 2013 mHealth Summit will include 9 optional events or HOTSPOTS. Make the most of your time and register for one today!
 
The mHealth Summit brings you the best programming in the mobile health space! Thanks to our key partners, you can customize your experience by attending sessions presented by National Institutes of Health, Wireless Industry Partnership, America Bar Association, mHealthNews.com, Health 2.0, Fierce Mobile Healthcare, M2M Now, Games for Health and HIMSS Media.
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venture funding and startup sessions

Venture Funding & Startup Sessions to Explore Investment Trends & New Models
 
In addition to the Venture+ Forum and the fireside chat led by StartUp Health CEO Steve Krein, the summit will feature a series of venture and startup related sessions. Each is designed for entrepreneurs looking for industry and/or financial partners, mentors and investors to provide value and funding for the ‘next big innovation’, and for investors seeking to gain insights into the tremendous opportunities in the burgeoning mHealth market. These sessions will explore investment trends and new models, and the drivers that are making this segment viable, as well as how entrepreneurs can maximize their attractiveness to potential investors.
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apply to venture+ Forum

Application Deadline: MONDAY, September 30th! 
 
If you are an entrepreneur, CEO or Founder of a startup offering mobile or health IT solutions, products or services apply today to present at the Venture+ Forum and exhibit within the mHealth Summit Innovation Zone. A group of select healthcare innovators will be chosen to present their breakthrough investment opportunities to an exclusive panel of judges and before an audience of investors, strategic partners, technology experts and healthcare industry leaders.
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Innovation Zone

Innovation Zone to Host Startup 'Mobile' Health Pavilion
Application Deadline:September 27th!  
 
The Startup ‘Mobile’ Health Pavilion, hosted by StartUp Health, returns to the 2013 mHealth Summit as part of the Innovation Zone. Apply to participate in this showcase of today’s most innovative early stage startups that are impacting mobile health. If you are an entrepreneur interested in demoing your startup's mHealth product, service or application to over 5,000 attendees, including providers, payers, healthcare professionals, pharma, and investors, apply to be a part of this year's Innovation Zone.

Health 2.0 

Health 2.0 at the mHealth Summit Taking Place on Opening Day
 
Join Health 2.0 for a special event at the mHealth Summit on Monday December 9, 2013 from 12:30 - 5:30 PM. This is a must-attend session for catching up on cutting-edge innovations in health care. Join us for an afternoon of engaging panel discussion and LIVE product demos covering the topics most relevant to the health tech industry today.
 

Games For Health

Games for Health to Host Workshop on Day 3 of Summit
 
Join The Games for Health Project team and leading games for health designers, researchers, and advocates, to learn about the state of the art and best practices for creating/deploying mobile games for health. This half day workshop is structured to help organizations big and small understand both the strategic opportunities for using games in health & healthcare, but also the nitty-gritty of building effective health games.
 

the re-imagination of healthcare

AOL Co-Founder Steve Case and Esther Dyson: The Re-Imagination of Healthcare
 
StartUp Health CEO, Steven Krein will moderate a fireside chat at the mHealth Summit featuring Steve Case and Esther Dyson - two luminary figures in the entrepreneur/investor space. Don't miss this dynamic exchange which will explore how the golden age of entrepreneurship is creating an innovation landscape for entrepreneurs and investors never been seen before in healthcare.
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nobel peace prize winner delivers keynote address

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Muhammad Yunus to Deliver Global Health Keynote
 
Professor Muhammad Yunus, founder of the Grameen Movement and winner of the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize, will deliver a global health keynote on Day 2 of the mHealth Summit. Yunus will reflect on the advancements in mobile health over the past five years and share thoughts on the historical perspective of mobile technology for development as well as future priorities.
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qualcomm ventures keynotes venture+ Forum

Qualcomm Ventures Jack Young to Keynote HIMSS Venture+ Forum
 
Jack Young, Director of the Qualcomm Life Fund at Qualcomm Ventures will open the Venture+ Forum with a keynote address. Venture+, presented by HIMSS Media at the mHealth Summit, will take place on December 8, 2013.
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global health

Global Health Track to Highlight mHealth Efforts in Developing Nations
 
The 2nd annual Global Health track, presented by the mHealth Alliance, will showcase applications of mobile technology in global settings focused on improving health outcomes, with a particular emphasis on low- and middle-income countries. Key regions of interest include: Africa, South-east Asia, Latin America and the Middle-East.
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nih research track

Chronic Disease Management, Preventive Health, Diagnostic & Research Outcomes
 
The mHealth Summit Research track, presented by the NIH, returns for the 
5th year and will consist of symposia, papers, and posters that present research on the validity and/or efficacy of various mobile and wireless health applications.
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EARLY Registration Rate ends on August 31!

Early Registration Rates End on August 31.  Register Today!

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Venture+ Forum launches at the mHealth Summit

The Venture+ Forum offers a unique platform for showcasing transformative technology and for exploring investment opportunities to bring healthcare innovations to market. The Forum is focused on promoting business-building collaborations and fostering healthcare innovation by connecting investors, entrepreneurs and strategic partners.  The event will spotlight new and emerging mobile health companies, showcase diverse funding sources and offer opportunities for networking with several hundred investors and innovators in mobile health and health information technology.
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Health 2.0 at the mHealth Summit

 
Taking Place on Opening Day
 
Join Health 2.0 for a special event at the mHealth Summit on Monday December 9, 2013 from 12:30 – 5:30 PM. This is a must-attend session for catching up on cutting-edge innovations in health care. Join us for an afternoon of engaging panel discussion and LIVE product demos covering the topics most relevant to the health tech industry today.  
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M2M Now Money Talks 

 
mHealth 2020 Vision – Show Me The Money
 
mHealth 2020 Vision: Show Me The Money is an innovative, debate-led, hands-on event for all delegates interested in or affected by connected healthcare within health and wellbeing, primary and secondary care. The event will be presented in a highly interactive format – and will focus on the business case for implementation of a mHealth model.  
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Games for Health to Host Workshop on Day 3 of Summit

 
Join The Games for Health Project team and leading games for health designers, researchers, and advocates, to learn about the state of the art and best practices for creating/deploying mobile games for health. This half day workshop is structured to help organizations big and small understand both the strategic opportunities for using games in health & healthcare, but also the nitty-gritty of building effective health games.
 
 
 

ONC to Host Town Hall

ONC To Host Town Hall on Consumer Engagement at mHealth Summit
 
The Office of Consumer eHealth from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), will host a critically timed Town Hall meeting to learn more about several developments in the world of consumer engagement. 
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ABA to Host Pre-Conference mHealth Law Track

 
Learn how well-settled legal principles apply to the use of mobile devices in a health care organization. Presented by the ABA Section of Science and Technology Law, the mHealth Law Track is intended to provide a practical and understandable – but fast-paced – identification of key health law statutes and regulations that need to be addressed by health care executives and practitioners, CIOs and technology experts, as well as private sector policy-makers.
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*This is an add-on session and must be added to your registration to attend.

Day 1 Executive Breakfast Session  

 
The World is My Waiting Room
 
Join mHealthNews.com, the newest industry resource, and representatives from four of the nation's leading healthcare systems at a special breakfast panel discussion on best practices in mHealth on Monday, December 9 at 7:15 AM-EST.
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*This is an add-on session and must be added to your registration to attend.
 

Day 2 Executive Breakfast Session  

 

mHealth's Role in Patient Engagement
 
FierceMobileHealthcare returns to the summit with a breakfast panel discussion on Tuesday, December 10 at 7:15 AM-EST, where mHealth’s role in Patient Engagement will be discussed.
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*This is an add-on session and must be added to your registration to attend.