Venture+ Forum

Venture+ Forum
Sunday, December 8, 2013 - 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Forum Overview

Presented by HIMSS Media, the Venture+ Forum offers a unique platform for showcasing transformative technology and for exploring investment opportunities to bring healthcare innovations to market.  The Venture+ Forum is focused on promoting business-building collaborations and fostering healthcare innovation by connecting investors, entrepreneurs and strategic partners. 
 
This one-day, pre-Summit 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.  
 
At the Venture+ Forum, pre-selected companies will have the opportunity to pitch products, services and solutions to a panel of leading experts in business and technology and will be invited to exhibit within the Innovation Zone on the exhibit hall floor of the mHealth Summit. More information about the application process for companies will be available on the Venture+ Forum website.

Forum Objectives

  • Examine the impact of technology in transforming healthcare delivery and outcomes – from improving efficiencies and reducing costs to enabling better patient access and care coordination
  • Network with investors and explore emerging investment trends and new business opportunities in healthcare
  • Meet the innovators and discover cutting-edge health information technology and mobile health solutions
  • Learn about diverse resources for all stages of innovation (angel investment, incubator/accelerator programs, challenge grants, crowdfunding, etc.)
  • Hear the latest about standards for emerging technologies and mobile healthcare delivery and explore the impact of regulation, reimbursement and the importance of demonstrating outcomes
  • Gain insight about healthcare workflow, technology adoption, and reimbursement issues from provider and payer points of view
  • Examine the role of the consumer and patient in business model development and long-term plans for scaling up, channel distribution, and commercialization

Forum Agenda

The Venture+ Forum Agenda is posted on the Venture+ Forum website, and linked below.  Please check back often for any updates.

Presenting Companies

The Venture+ Forum Presenting Companies is posted on the Venture+ Forum website, and linked below.  

Target Audience

The Venture+ Forum at the mHealth Summit is designed for investors, entrepreneurs, healthcare and technology industry leadership and anyone interested in learning more about innovation in healthcare, emerging trends in investment, and new business opportunities in health information technology and mobile health.

REgistration FEes

  • $275.00 September 1, 2013 - December 7, 2013
  • $325.00 December 8, 2013 - On-site

* Registration to the Venture+ Forum is available as a stand-alone event or in conjunction with registration to the mHealth Summit.  

Sponsors

Venture+ Forum Sponsorship Opportunities are still available.  Please contact Bonnie Knight at bonnie.knight@himssmedia.com for additional details.  

2013 Sponsors