Investment and M&A Opportunities in Healthcare

June 7 - 8, 2017

Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

Nashville, TN

Detailed Agenda:

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Please Note: Session topics, times are subject to change.

Event Details
What: Investment and M&A Opportunities in HEALTHCARE
Why: Where Healthcare Executives, Investors & Deal-Makers Meet
Where: Loews Vanderbilt Hotel,
Nashville, TN

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

7:00 - 11:30am
Exhibition Set-up (In Exhibit Hall)

11:30am - 12:15pm
Registration (Refreshments and Networking in Exhibit Hall)

12:15 - 12:20pm
Welcome to Nashville: Introductions

12:20 - 1:20pm
The conference opens with a Keynote panel on the “State of the Industry” from the proverbial ’36-thousand feet.’ The panel will be made up of leading healthcare experts with first-hand information on the latest from Washington; and real-world experiences from the front-lines of our healthcare system.

1:25 - 2:10pm
(SL02) Hospital Roundtable: Roll-ups in the for-profit and non-profit hospital sectors
Will the ACA ‘replacement’ drive down reimbursements?

2:10 - 2:45pm
PM Networking Break

2:45 - 3:30pm
(SL03) Private Investors Roundtable
Healthcare investing from the POV of private equity, VCs and other financial buyers.

3:35 - 4:20pm
(SL04) Healthcare Partnerships & Joint Ventures Roundtable
When does it make more sense to enter into joint ventures and partnerships than engaging in outright mergers or acquisitions? How are these transactions and business models being structured?

4:25 - 5:10pm
(SL05) Behavioral Healthcare Roundtable
There is a rapidly growing market for drug addiction counseling and other behavioral health treatments. What are the trends and opportunities in this surging space?

5:15 - 6:45pm
Evening Networking Reception

Thursday, June 8, 2017

8:30 - 9:10am
Continental Breakfast and Networking

9:15 - 9:50am
(SL06) Distressed & Turnaround Opportunities in Healthcare Roundtable
Disruption in the healthcare markets produces both distress and opportunity. How do opportunity investors assess the landscape for ROI in the distressed healthcare space?

9:55 - 10:30am
(SL07) ACO Roundtable
Will the trends toward accountable-care organizations and value-based payment systems continue?

10:35 - 11:10am
(SL08) Transaction Services Roundtable
An examination of best practices in valuations, regulatory compliance, due diligence and more. The “dos and don’ts” before, during and after the deal.

11:10 - 11:40am
Networking Break

11:40am - 12:20pm
(SL09) Healthcare Real Estate Roundtable
Investment opportunities in walk-in urgent care facilities, long term care facilities, senior housing and more.

12:20 - 1:00pm
(SL10) Healthcare Lenders Roundtable
Hear from lenders on traditional vs. alternative sources of capital for completing healthcare transactions.

1:00 - 2:15pm

2:15 - 3:45pm
(SL11) Healthcare Technology & the Leveraging the HealthCloud
The move toward patient-centric and interoperable models. Cyber-security, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and other KYC (‘Know Your Customer’) strategies to improve customer engagement.

3:05 - 4:00pm
(SL12) Healthcare Consumer Roundtable
How will the move toward consumer-driven, high-deductible plans affect employers, payers and providers? Will ‘repeal and replace’ proposals move even more healthcare decision-making toward consumers? How will this affect payers and providers?

4:05 - 4:50pm
Healthcare Billing and Collections Roundtable
Will 2017 be the year when progress will finally be made in simplifying healthcare billing and improving transparency? What are the solutions and best practices for improving both customer satisfaction and collections? How are online marketplace consumer lenders entering the healthcare space?

Conference Concludes
iiBIG Thanks you for Ten Years of Healthcare Leadership!