October 30, 2013 8:30 AM to 7:00 PM (PDT)

Computer History Museum 1401 N Shoreline Blvd. Mountain ViewCA

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Building a Business in the New Healthcare Ecosystem

A One Day Event Bringing Together Providers, Payers, Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists and Angel Investors

Why Attend The HealthTech Conference?

The conference focused on opportunities to build new HealthTech companies that can:

  • Improve productivity for existing providers, and/or
  • Optimize healthcare delivery in the digital age

This one-day conference featured the most innovative ideas from HealthTech entrepreneurs, VCs, providers and key industry players. We investigated ecosystem pain-points, provider needs, methods to empower patients and caregivers, and the impact of government reforms. A deep dive into the quickly changing healthcare landscape identified new healthcare strategies and emerging HealthTech businesses.


Stanford Hospital and HealthTech Capital are pleased to present the HealthTech Conference 2013. HealthTech Capital is a group of private investors dedicated to funding and mentoring new "HealthTech" start ups at the intersection of healthcare with the computer and mobility worlds. HealthTech Capital has created a new ecosystem with leading edge clinical providers, venture firms and other strategic industry players.

Our community consists of experienced, inquisitive and innovative entrepreneurs, providers, doctors, venture capitalists and large corporations across public and private sectors.

Our expertise extends across medical devices, HIT, technology leveraged services, mobile health and patient engagement

Panel 1

What are the Unmet Needs of the Providers?

Throughout the continuum of care, how can we improve workflow productivity tools to manage more patients with fewer resources?

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Charles E. Saunders, CEO, Healthagen, an Aetna Company

What are the major industry trends and Aetna's diversification strategy to offer health and related technology services to providers, payers, plan sponsors and consumers?

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Panel 2

How Will Payment and Insurance Changes Affect Healthcare Delivery?

Massive changes are happening: ACO, HIE, reference pricing, self insured employers and payers are shifting the risk away to healthcare systems and ultimately to the consumers. What are the impacts and opportunities for new HealthTech businesses?

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Panel 3

Early Business Partners for Young HealthTech Companies

What are the opportunities and pitfalls in partnering early with strategic partners for faster launch and commercialization?

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Venture Pitches and Audience Votes

Five minute presentations by Top 5 Companies from lunchtime Demos, investor feedback, and selection of "The people's Choice" and "Most Promising 2013 HealthTech Company"

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Panel 4

How is Mobile Health Changing Aging at Home?

Can Mobile Health provide adequate medical oversight for aging seniors to stay home safely?

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Exciting facts about HealthTech Conference 2013


are investors
and executives


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to attend


World class speakers that will energize and inspire you.

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Anne DeGheest Founder, Managing Director
HealthTech Capital
Don Ross Founder, Managing Director,
HealthTech Capital
Amir Dan Rubin President & CEO
Stanford Hospital

Kyle Armbrester Director Business Development
Molly Joel Coye Chief Innovation Officer
UCLA Health System
Glenn Hibler CEO, Managing Partner
Medical Home Exchange
Jody Holtzman Senior Vice President, Thought Leadership, AARP
Maxwell Kahn Investment Principal, Merck Global Health Innovation Fund
David A. Lindeman, Ph.D. Co-Director Health Care, CITRIS, University of California
Tom McKinley General Partner, Cardinal partners
Gordon K. Norman, MD Chief Medical Officer, xG Health Solutions
Brad Perkins EVP for Strategy&Innovation, & CTO, Vanguard Health Systems
Rich Roth VP, Strategic Innovation
Dignity Health
Charles E. Saunders CEO, Healthagen, an Aetna Company
Joseph Smith Chief Medical and Chief Science Officer
West Health
Lisa Suennen Founder & Managing Member
Psilos Group
Rafael Torres Managing Director
GE Ventures
Sean Penwell CMO, Vice President of Product
SeeChange Health
David S. Williams III Co-Founder
Brad Fluegel Senior Vice President
Walgreen Co.
Kenneth P. Yale Vice President Clinical Solutions
ActiveHealth Management
Michael Yang Managing Director
Comcast Ventures
Jack Young Managing Director
Qualcomm Life Fund
Frank Williams CEO
Evolent Health
Margaret Laws Director
Innovations for the Underserved, CHCF
John Mattison CMIO
Kaiser-Permanente, Southern California

HealthTech Capital is pleased to announce that CareInSync won both awards




The Healthtech Conference uniquely brings together healthcare systems, payors, suppliers, entrepreneurs, and investors in practical engagement and conversation to advance innovation and technology for the betterment of humanity.
Amir Dan Rubin President and CEO
Stanford Hospital & Clinics
This was the best conference I attended all year. The lineup of speakers was impressive, the topics timely and interesting, and the demos thoughtfully laid out and informative! This is the best aggregation of healthcare innovation I have seen. The combination of industry, inventors, and investors sparked great discussions and valuable networking opportunities.
Ken Yale DDS, JD
ActiveHealth Management
The combination of accomplished panelists and moderators who understand the complexity of today's healthcare information technology made this one of the most interesting conferences I have attended. As an entrepreneur I came away with many practical insights, important contacts, and moral support for the really hard problems we are trying to solve in healthcare.
Patricia Meisner CEO and Co-founder
HealthTech Apps, Inc.

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