October 27-28, 2015

Santa Clara Convention Center 5001 Great America Pkwy., Santa ClaraCA

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Moving the Needle in HealthTech

The Two Days Event Bringing Together Providers, Payers, Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists and Angel Investors

HealthTech Conference

Since 2011, HealthTech Conferences have built a strong reputation for value-added discussions on how to change healthcare delivery and build sustainable HealthTech companies.

The HealthTech Conference focuses on practical in-depth discussions that examine how emerging startups and established healthcare players can work together to drive innovation and changes in our healthcare delivery system.
The conference provides a unique blend of all the key healthcare industry players in the same room:

  • Providers: CEO, CMIO, CMO, VP Innovation
  • Investors: angel groups, venture capitalists, corporate investors
  • Payers: third party to self-insured employers
  • Emerging Companies: early to revenue-stage companies
  • Established Companies: pharmaceutical, HIT and other healthcare technology corporations


HealthTech Capital is pleased to present the HealthTech Conference 2015. 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

2015 Healthtech Conference

Through five different approaches, the HealthTech Conference 2015 theme "Moving the Needle in HealthTech" will encourage leading providers, payers and healthcare corporations to share how they implemented innovative solutions and validated their impact:


Deep Dive Panels

Our famous "Deep Dive Panels" with leading healthcare players on the status of HealthTech transformation


Moving the Needle Vignettes

Moderated "Moving the Needle Vignettes" on successful HealthTech implementation between emerging innovators and their customer/partners. These 25 minute sessions will focus on:

  • The What: What pain points did the solutions address?
  • The How: How did they overcome implementation challenges and impacted workflow
  • The So What: What were the right data to validate the solution, demonstrating utilization and ROI?


Move the Needle Pavilion

The "Move the Needle Pavilion" on the exhibit floor with highlighted companies (pre-selected and vetted by their customers) that have demonstrated their value propositions.


Meet Your Next Partner

The "Meet Your Next Partner" match making meetings between pre-vetted exhibiting companies and innovation leaders in a reserved room based on data submitted and matched overlapping interest levels:

  • Leading healthcare delivery systems
  • Established healthcare MedTech and Pharmaceutical companies
  • Payers and Employers
  • Leading venture and corporate investors


Business Building Workshops

The "Business Building Workshops" have successful entrepreneurs share their experiences in how to build companies. We discuss how to attract and retain amazing team, manage investors, build successful partnerships and creative ways to raise growth capital.

Exciting facts about HealthTech Conference








Emerging Tech


Day 1: Workshops, Meetings, Panels



Assembling the Right Team: (culture + talent + innovation) * (employees + board)

Financing Alternatives: funding growth (with or without VCs)

Structuring the Deal: Lessons + challenges to build win/win partnerships



Meet Your Next Partner

Private meetings between pre-vetted exhibiting companies and major innovation leaders.


Break for lunch at local eateries


Deep Dive Panels and Moving the Needle Vignettes

Building Business Success – Major HealthTech Stars share how they achieved success

Providers' Unmet Needs – What are their pain and HealthTech opportunities?

Health at Home – Technology + business strategies to enable aging in place.

Several Vignettes – Each vignette is a chat between a company and major customer.



Exhibitor Reception

Check emerging companies exhibiting for 2 days in separate hall.


Day 2: Conference


Deep Dive Panels and Moving the Needle Vignettes

Major Opportunities in Mental Health – Can we control the Mental Health cost curve?

Keynote: Anne DeGheest on the Evolving State of HealthTech

Payers changing landscape – Opportunities with ACO and value based care payments?

Vignettes – More stories of success and how companies got there.


Affinity Lunch and Exhibit Hall – Have lunch with leaders based on your interest domains


Deep Dive Panels and Moving the Needle Vignettes

Venture Investors – Investors mindset and feedback with on-stage pitch from Venture Competition finalists.

Employers and Retailers Driving Healthcare Innovation – Impact and opportunities?

Awards: Most Promising HealthTech Company of 2015 and The People's Choice


Lessons Learned at the HealthTech Conference 2014

Anne DeGheest and Don Ross from HealthTech Capital on the Lessons learned at the HealthTech Conference on October 15, 2014: summary of her key notes on the changing healthcare ecosystems and Top Ten takeaways from our 50 panelists and thought leaders on How to Build Sustainable Business in the Changing Healthcare Ecosystem.


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 Health Care
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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