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Monday, January 22nd
MSD | Customers/Attendees | Premier, Platinum, and Gold Sponsors
3:30 p.m. MSD Sales Arrivals
4:30 – 6:30 p.m. MSD Sales Meeting (MSD Team Only), Sparkle West Ballroom
6:30 p.m. Welcome Reception, Ocean Lawn
Tuesday, January 23rd
MSD | Customers/Attendees | Premier, Platinum, and Gold Sponsors
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast (MSD Team and Customers/Attendees Only), Luster Gallerie
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Advisory Board Discussion and Breakfast: OneTrack (Select Participants Only), Splash 5/6
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Advisory Board Discussion and Breakfast: E-Commerce (Select Participants Only), Plunge Boardroom
General Session, Sparkle West Ballroom
  • 8:00 – 8:45 a.m. CEO Opening from Tom Burke
  • 8:45 – 9:45 a.m. Keynote from Mike Eruzione, captain of the 1980 United States Olympic Hockey Team that defeated the Soviet Union in the famous "Miracle on Ice" game
  • 9:45 – 10:00 a.m. Break, Luster Gallerie
  • 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Legislative and Regulatory Panel Discussion
  • 11:00 – 11:45 a.m. Driving Digital Patient Enablement
  • 11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Doug Kelly, Make-A-Wish Foundation
12:15 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch, Luster Gallerie
1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Reverse Expo, Sparkle East Ballroom
Premier, Platinum, and Gold level sponsor attendees will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with customer attendees during the Reverse Expo. Customers will have their very own kiosk, creating an ideal setting for sponsors to network and build relationships with key decision makers from each participating facility. Sponsor participants will flow through the hall and pitch their product or solution to the customers of their choice, in a 5-minute window. This will allow enough time to identify any potential business opportunities and schedule a future appointment.
6:30 – 9:30 p.m. MSD’s Thought Leader Dinner, La Cote Restaurant
Wednesday, January 24th
All Attendees
7:00 – 11:00 a.m. MSD’s Healthcare Innovation & Technology Expo Setup * (All Sponsors), Sparkle East Ballroom 

*Note for exhibitors: MSD’s Healthcare Innovation & Technology Expo setup for exhibitors begins at 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 24th, and must be completed by 11:00 a.m. Please plan your travel and accommodations accordingly.
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast (All Attendees), Luster Gallerie
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Advisory Board Discussion and Breakfast: Verbal Care (Select Participants Only), Plunge Boardroom
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Advisory Board Discussion and Breakfast: Disrupting Post-Acute Care (Select Participants Only), Conference Suite 573
General Session, Sparkle West Ballroom
  • 8:00 – 8:15 a.m. Opening from Tom Burke
  • 8:15 – 9:15 a.m. Keynote from Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel – Healthcare; Moving Beyond the Hospital Walls
  • 9:15 – 9:30 a.m. Break, Luster Gallerie
  • 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Keynote from Dr. Javeed Siddiqui – TeleHealth: Past, Present, and Future
  • 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. Keynote from Kevin Harrington
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. MSD’s 2nd Annual Pitch Tank, Sparkle West Ballroom

Panelists include:
  • Kevin Harrington, Original cast member of ABC’s Shark Tank, CEO, and Entrepreneur (Moderator)
  • Dr. Christos Cotsakos, Founder, Chairman, and CEO, Pennington Ventures, LLC and former Chairman and CEO, E*Trade
  • Betsy Atkins, CEO of Baja Ventures, Board Member at Vets First Choice, Advisor to ZocDoc
  • Dan Greenleaf, President and CEO of Bioscrip
  • Steve Metzger, Rand Corporation Board of Health Advisors
  • Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, Joint Appointment, Wharton School and School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania. Founding Chair, Clinical Center of The National Institutes of Health. Former Special Advisor on health policy, Office of Management and Budget. 
12:15 – 1:00 p.m. Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel’s Book Signing – Prescription for the Future, Luster Gallerie
12:15 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch, Luster Gallerie
1:00 – 5:00 p.m. MSD’s Healthcare Innovation & Technology Expo, Sparkle East Ballroom

  • 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. Live VerbalCare Demos on the Big Screen at the MSD Booth
  • 3:00 p.m. MSD Cocktail Reception and heavy hors d’oeuvres 
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Board of Director’s Reception (BOD, MSD Executives, Customers, and Premier Sponsors), StripSteak             
This exclusive event will be held on-site at the Fontainebleau Hotel prior to the Networking Dinner. Attendees include MSD Board of Directors, MSD executives, customer attendees, and Premier-level sponsors only, creating an ideal environment for sponsor attendees to build relationships with key decision makers from MSD and participating provider attendees.
6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Better Together Networking Dinner, Ocean Lawn
Thursday, January 25th
MSD | Premier & Platinum Sponsors
Morning Departures (Customers/Attendees, Gold Sponsors, and Exhibitors)
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast, Luster Gallerie
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Town Hall Meeting, Sparkle West Ballroom
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Sponsor Sales Training (Premier and Platinum Sponsors), Flicker Ballroom
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch Buffet, Flicker Ballroom
Afternoon Departures (Premier and Platinum Sponsors)
1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Sales Training, Flicker Ballroom
6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Awards Reception and Dinner, Sparkle West Ballroom
Friday, January 26th
MSD Only
Departures (MSD Team)