2019 Executive Healthcare Leadership Conference:

Developing Next Generation Leaders

December, 2019

Atlanta, GA

Event Overview

The 2019 Executive Healthcare Leadership Conference is designed for those looking to be and remain at the forefront of Healthcare. You’ll learn how to strategically go from manager to CEO. How to develop a leadership style for your personality and workplace. You will gain the tools you need to develop your personal brand. Sessions include: Generation Differences in Healthcare, Mentor & Mentee Mixer, and Everything a Future Executive Needs to Know, like dealing with government (lobbyist), using big data, and innovative technologies, including AI.

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to learn about the latest and greatest in healthcare, while also getting hands-on, detailed, leadership training, specifically tailored to those in Healthcare.

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Top 5 Reasons to Attend

  1. Gain rare insights on what top executives and decision makers value in healthcare professionals
  2. Hear strategies for how to develop your career plan + create a custom plan for your career
  3. Learn how to develop your personal brand to STANDOUT in your healthcare sector
  4. Explore the different healthcare standards and expectations of: Gen-Z, Millennials, Gen-X, and Baby Boomers
  5. Meet a mentor or mentee at our one of a kind "Speed Matching" mixer

Attendee Profile

Mid-Level Leaders who are emerging and seeking knowledge to facilitate upward mobility. This conference is for Managers, Directors and VP’s looking to continue their career path to Senior Level, Executive Level and C-Suite Roles with: 

  • Healthcare Systems
  • Healthcare Providers 
  • Health insurance companies
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Biotech companies
  • Medical device manufacturers 
  • Healthcare related associations, foundations, solutions providers, educational organizations, government entities and venture capitalists

December, 2019 | Pre-Conference Workshop

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Workshop Registration & Breakfast

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Part One: Women’s Leadership Development 101

Last year the number of  women CEOs of Fortune 500 companies dropped from almost 7% to under 5%. We’re determined to change this. This workshop is designed to  help women in various healthcare roles navigate the path to becoming an executive. Join us as we discuss the strategies and techniques for developing the next generation of women CEOs. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore the different issues that often stop women from progressing in their careers
  • Understand the importance of being bold
  • Learn how to develop courage in the workplace and in life
  • How to seize opportunities 
  • Understand the importance of getting comfortable, being uncomfortable

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Networking Lunch

1:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Part Two: Executive Panel & Develop Your Strategic Career Plan

A successful rise from coordinator to chief officer often comes from advisors, mentorship, and a whole lotta good advice :-). Learn from this panel of high level women leaders. Then, you’ll spend time mapping out your career, with guidance from women that have paved the way.

  • Listen and learn from the stories of 4 women in prominent healthcare positions
  • Define your perfect career/life balance
  • Explore different career paths you can take
  • Create a vision board map of your career

December, 2019 | Day 1

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Registration & Breakfast

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks 

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Keynote Address

How to Move Up the Ladder: Confidence, Competence, and a Course of Action

To become an executive in healthcare, you must exhibit several key traits and have a strategic plan. There’s an art to aligning your current personality to the traits you need to earn a seat on the C-suite.

  • Discover the true meaning of confidence and how to unveil or strengthen it
  • Understand the type of competence needed to excel with your organization 
  • Explore strategies to developing a solid course of action

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Networking & Refreshment Break

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

How to Develop Your Personal Brand

When discussing branding, most people think of products and companies. However, creating your own personal brand can skyrocket your career.  A well-defined personal brand can put you in the room with the right people, sooner than you expected. In this session, we will address how to create and properly communicate your personal brand, on and offline, at work and at conferences. 

  • Focus on clearly defining your personal values 
  • What topics most interest you and why
  • How to use social media to become a healthcare influencer

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Attributes of a Leader

This discussion will examine the attributes of a next generation healthcare leader. There are certain characteristics that are needed to become a phenomenal leaders.  In this session you’ll learn:

  • Learn how to choose your leadership style
  • How to build trust
  • Pinpoint the formula for self-motivation
  • Discover how to fix problems, and increase profits

12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

Networking Lunch

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Successfully Navigating Your Company Culture

Every company has their own culture, a certain way of doing things. To move up the ladder it’s important to clearly understand your company’s culture -- both spoken and unspoken. In this session we’ll reveal how, so that you can fit in while standing out!

  • How to fit in while maintaining your values
  • How to stand out, while playing by the rules
  • Building good alliances with co-workers and bosses

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Networking & Refreshment Break

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Networking and Mentorship: Who You Know Defines Where You Go

You’ve been told how important is is to network, but are you doing it right? Discover how to network the right way for your personality and your goals. With the right technique you can leverage your network to find the right mentor that will guide you into your dream career.  

  • Learn the 3 keys to networking
  • Explore the methods of finding your perfect mentor
  • Establishing deeper relationships
  • Building your tribe

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Speed Matching: Mentors & Mentees w/ Wine & Cheese Reception

You’ve learned alot today, now let’s put it to action. Mentors spend time getting to know promising talent eager to innovate the healthcare field. Mentees spend time with executives that have had successful careers.

December, 2019 | Day 2

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Networking Breakfast

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Chairperson’s Recap of Day One

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Featured Panel: What Executives Are Looking For When They’re Ready to Promote 

Director, Vice President, CMO-- which seat are your aiming for? Join us as we discuss what it takes to be considered for one of the top seats. Our panel includes esteemed executives and decision-makers that do the promoting: We’ll discuss: 

  • What your boss is looking for when they’re ready to promote someone 
  • How to create value within your network and workplace  environment 
  • Hear examples of  what does and doesn’t work, and how to avoid potential career pitfalls 
  • Learn the small nuances that helped fast-forward their carr

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Morning Networking Break

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Generational Differences in Healthcare

Each generation has their own likes and dislikes, their own standards and expectations. We’ll discuss the differences and how it affects healthcare. You’ll gain tangible insights on how to strategically reach and resonate with these 4 generations:   

  • Gen-Z
  • Millennials
  • Gen-X
  • Baby-Boomers

11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Everything a Future Executive Needs to Know

To become a successful, industry disrupting executive you must  know the relevant trends, topics, and innovations that are vital to your industry. This session explores key areas of healthcare:

  • Government in Healthcare: How it Affects Healthcare, Lobbyist, Elections
  • Big Data: How data is used in healthcare and the big players, like Google and Amazon will use it
  • Healthcare Innovations: artificial intelligence and the newest technology 

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

Networking Lunch

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM

Avoid the Burnout: How to Self-Care as a Healthcare Professional

It’s easy to overwork, especially in healthcare. In this session, we will discuss:

  • Work/Life Balance Myth
  • Setting Boundaries
  • Time Management: How to be effective in 8 hours

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

WORKSHOP: Healthcare Leadership Journey

In this final session, we’ll help you map your healthcare leadership journey. Where are you now? And where do you want to be? Bring notes from all previous sessions. 

  • Create a roadmap
  • Set a timeline
  • Define Potential Barriers

3:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

TWO DAYS OF EDUCATION AND OPPORTUNITY

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2019 Speaker Faculty


Dawn Anderson

Dawn Anderson

Managing Director, Life Sciences Strategy and Operations, R&D Practice
Deloitte

Craig Lipset

Craig Lipset

Head of Clinical Innovation
Pfizer Inc.

Kyle Faget

Kyle Faget

Special Counsel
Foley & Lardner, LLP

Jeff Kingsley

Jeff Kingsley

CEO
IACT Health

Ross Friedberg

Ross Friedberg

General Counsel & Chief Privacy Officer
Doctor on Demand

Monica Chmielewski

Monica Chmielewski

Attorney
Foley & Lardner, LLP

Amir Lahav

Amir Lahav

Digital Medicine and Clinical Innovation Lead
Pfizer

Michael Song

Michael Song

Senior Manager, Drug Delivery and Device Development
MedImmune

Jane Fang

Jane Fang

Director, R&D Information Head for Clinical Biologics
AstraZeneca

Hassan Kadhim

Hassan Kadhim

Director, Head of Clinical Trial Business Capabilities
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Kayla Kostelecky

Kayla Kostelecky

PhD Candidate, Health Care Ethics
Saint Louis University

Terri Ellsworth

Terri Ellsworth

Director of Professional Relations, Patient Advocacy
Accreditation Council for Medical Affairs (ACMA)

MarlaJan Wexler

MarlaJan Wexler

Patient Advocacy & Education

Jonathan Cotliar

Jonathan Cotliar

Chief Medical Officer
Science37

Kelly Conway

Kelly Conway

Patient

John Reites

John Reites

Chief Product Officer & Partner
THREAD

Michelle Smith

Michelle Smith

Product Delivery, Advisor, Technical Center of Excellence
Eli Lilly and Company

Holly Merrill

Holly Merrill

Senior Director, Training & Education
Science 37

Jeffrey Zucker

Jeffrey Zucker

SVP Global Clinical Operations, Site Management & Trial Optimization
Worldwide Clinical Trials

Karen Beyers

Karen Beyers

Senior Director, MAF Clinical Operations
Johnson & Johnson

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CONFERENCE ATTENDEE

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