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Conference sponsorships provide opportunities for companies seeking increased brand awareness and a platform to demonstrate their expertise, products, or services. If confirmed early, conference sponsorship may include the opportunity for your firm to be represented on the executive speaking faculty. For more information on conference sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Hank Woji, VP Business Development, iiBIG
Phone: 512-692-9839 | Email: HankW@iibig.com

Don Buford, Founder & CEO, iiBIG
Phone: 212-300-2521 | Email: DonB@iibig.com



PwC’s Deals practitioners help corporate and private equity executives navigate transactions to maximize value and returns. In today’s economic and regulatory environment, experienced M&A specialists assist clients on a range of transactions from smaller and mid-sized deals to the most complex transactions, including domestic and cross-border acquisitions, divestitures and spin-offs, capital events such as IPOs and debt offerings, bankruptcies and other business reorganizations. First we help clients with strategic planning around their growth and investment agendas; and advise on the business-wide risks and value drivers in their transactions for more empowered negotiations, decision making and execution. Clients can expedite deals, minimize their risks, capture and deliver value to their stakeholders, and quickly return to business as usual. Our local and global deal strength is derived from over 1,400 deal professionals in 21 cities in the US and over 9,800 deal professionals across a global network of firms in 75 countries. In addition, our network firm PwC Corporate Finance can provide investment banking services within the US. For more info about our M&A capabilities, please visit www.pwc.com/us/deals.




ACA AponixACA Aponix provides tailored cybersecurity and technology risk assessments, vendor and M&A diligence services, network testing, and advisory services to companies of all sizes across a diverse range of industries, including financial services, healthcare, energy, technology, consumer, and manufacturing. Our team of experienced technology, compliance, and risk professionals has a deep understanding and broad knowledge of the industries we serve as well as their systems and technology infrastructure. Our award-winning solutions are designed to help companies uncover risks and identify deficiencies in their technology infrastructure and cybersecurity policies, procedures, and controls. For more information, visit www.acacompliancegroup.com/cybersecurity-risk


Duane Morris LLP, a law firm with over 700 attorneys in offices across the United States and internationally, partners with a broad array of clients to provide innovative solutions to today’s legal and business challenges. Throughout its more than 100-year history, Duane Morris has fostered a collegial culture, where lawyers collaborate to leverage our collective knowledge and experience. Our lawyers are leaders in a wide range of legal disciplines and are as diverse as the clients they serve.  To learn more, visit www.duanemorris.com.


Foley & Lardner LLP looks beyond the law to focus on the constantly evolving demands facing our clients. For more than 40 years, Foley has provided innovative, leading-edge counsel across the entire spectrum of the health care industry.  With a dedicated health care industry team comprised of more than 100 attorneys nationwide, Foley’s depth of experience includes many of the most innovative transactions involving hospitals and health systems, payors, and other health care organizations nationwide, including traditional M&A, management and co-management arrangements, joint operating agreements and other affiliations.  Our work spans the entire scope of legal services, including, in addition to our transactional work, technical policy drafting and advice, compliance counseling, tax and tax exemption advice, and – when necessary – litigation. Foley’s clients view us as trusted business advisors because we understand that great legal service is only valuable if it is relevant, practical, and beneficial to their businesses. Learn more at www.foley.com


SOLIC Capital Advisors, LLC (“SCA”) is a leading specialty investment bank providing merger & acquisition, restructuring, capital placement and valuation advisory services to companies, lenders, institutional investors, the legal community and other creditor constituencies. SCA professionals have successfully led over 550 mandates, involving in excess of $140 billion in capitalization, across a wide array of industry sectors, creating significant stakeholder value. SCA is a subsidiary of SOLIC Holdings, LLC which includes: SOLIC Capital Advisors (financial advisory), SOLIC Capital Partners (principal investing), SOLIC Capital, LLC (FINRA registered Broker/Dealer), and SOLIC Capital Management (asset management services). Investment banking, private placement, merger, acquisition and divestiture broker-dealer services offered through SOLIC Capital, LLC. Member FINRA/SIPC. SOLIC Capital Management, LLC is a Registered Investment Adviser in the State of Illinois. To learn more, please visit www.soliccapital.com.




AnsaradaAs a global leader in Virtual Data Rooms, Ansarada has built a strong reputation as a disruptive force with innovative technology. Being the first solution provider to add AI, machine learning, and voice activation to our products, Ansarada continues to upset the existing market.  

Today, Ansarada has unleashed a new technology, the Material Information Platform. Built to help companies gain unfair competitive advantage through streamlining the process of readiness. We know what good looks like and can help any business that has a strategic or material event in its future! For more information, visit www.ansarada.com.


LicenseLogixLicenseLogix, one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. according to Inc. Magazine, was founded in 2011. From research to filings to full license audits, LicenseLogix streamlines the process of business licensing, tax registrations, and formation for clients in all industries.  We are the premier provider of outsourced business licensing services, and we have extensive experience providing customized transactional consulting services to clients in the healthcare industry.  LicenseLogix helps clients quickly and easily obtain and maintain the proper licensing with a highly skilled team, vast database of licensing requirements and the convenient, web-based and iOS application – CLiC (Client License Information Center). Visit us at www.licenselogix.com.


Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP offers the strength and resources of attorneys and professional staff experienced in a range of services. We provide advice and counsel in litigation, corporate, economic development, securities, finance, intellectual property, government relations, regulatory, and other needs of clients ranging from private individuals to large businesses, including many publicly held companies. Established in 1897, Nelson Mullins has more than 575 attorneys and other professionals with offices in 11 states and Washington, DC. For more information on the Firm, go to www.nelsonmullins.com.




Burr FormanFor more than a century, Burr & Forman LLP’s experienced legal team has served clients with local, national, and international interests in numerous industry and practice areas, ranging from commercial litigation and class actions to corporate transactions, including bankruptcy and restructurings. A Southeast regional firm with 300 attorneys and 12 offices in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina and Tennessee, Burr & Forman attorneys draw from a diverse range of resources to help clients achieve their goals and address their complex legal needs. For more information, visit the firm’s website at www.burr.com.


SitePointToday’s healthcare consumers demand facilities and services that provide a retail-like experience at convenient neighborhood locations.  SitePoint (www.sitepointpartners.com) works with hospitals and health systems to define and implement strategies to identify, create, and optimize the performance of these locations, having designed, built, opened, and successfully operated and integrated over 100 of these type of facilities with hospitals and health systems nationwide. STRATEGY/CONSULTING: Everything we do is viewed through the filter of our experience as accomplished healthcare operators – our expertise in multiple care settings gives us a unique perspective; SITE SELECTION: Where you locate your facilities is just as important as the services you offer inside them.  Our proprietary process views possible locations through a retail orientation and guides clients to the best site for the required use; DESIGN/DEVELOPMENT: Lean design and speed-to-market are not often associated with healthcare.  We deliver state-of-the-art turnkey facilities in optimal locations, allowing patients easy access to care services, creating higher patient satisfaction, loyalty, and brand awareness for healthcare provider organizations.




The Healthcare Private Equity Association (HCPEA) is a nonprofit trade association whose mission is to sup­port the reputation, knowledge, and relationships of the healthcare private equity community. HCPEA’s 60+ members are among the best known, most respected private equity firms. Collectively, HCPEA’s member firms employ over 500 investment professionals throughout the United States and Canada. With over $1 trillion under manage­ment, our members represent one of the largest portfolios of privately held healthcare-related businesses encompassing services, products, diagnostics, distribution, pharmaceuticals and IT, among other segments. For more information, visit www.hcpea.org.


HealthcareMandA.comHealthCareMandA.com – Inside the Health Care M&A Market
HealthCareMandA.com is a comprehensive data source that is devoted to health care mergers and acquisitions for the serious analyst and investor. This publication alerts you to developments in every key segment of the health care services and technology markets, including behavioral health care, biotechnology, eHealth, home health & hospice, hospitals, laboratories, long-term care, managed care, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, physician medical groups, rehabilitation and more. You won’t find more comprehensive information anywhere else.  Sign up for a risk-free trial today!