Embracing Disruption: The Future of Health


Health Innovation Summit 

The Health Innovation Summit is a marquee event, focused on elevating the Carolinas as the epicenter of healthcare innovation, and highlighting the important work of local organizations, entrepreneurs and health systems in our region. At this year's Summit, we're bringing together industry experts and innovators to discuss some the industry's most disruptive topics and the future of health.

Previous Healthtech Summits 

Fall 2019

Keynote with Arlen Meyers, President & CEO of Society of Physician Entrepreneurs and IBM Hyperprotect Accelerator Demo Day

Summer 2020

Healthtech Startup Pitches and Keynote with Farron Blanc, Founder of Gerry

Fall 2020

Over 19 Healthtech Startup Pitches, Keynote with Jason Williamson, Vice President of Oracle for Startups, and Panel Discussion with Ana Gupte, Uli Chettipally and Kathy Tune

Virtual Team Meeting


September 20 - 22, 2021

Virtual, Powered by Brella

130 In-Person tickets 

Location: EY Wavespace, 1422 South Tryon Suite 400 Charlotte, N.C. 28203

Keynote Speakers | Live Panels | Innovation Showcase | Breakout Discussions | AI-Powered Matchmaking

  • Monday, September 20: Charlotte Showcase

  • Tuesday, September 21: Healthcare Services

  • Wednesday, September 22: Medical insurance and managed care

Event Schedule 

September 20, 2021

1:00p: Opening Remarks 

1:30p: Fireside Chat with Atrium + Wake Forest

2:10p: 30 Minute Break

2:40p: CLT Alliance Healthcare Report

3:15p: Tech Talent Panel 

3:45p: 15 Minute Break

4:00p: CLT Ecosystem Roundtable 

4:45p: Closing Remarks 

4:55p: "Spark" Conversations 

5:30p: In Person Happy Hour 


September 21, 2021

September 22, 2021

10:00a: Opening Remarks 

10:30a: Business and Technology Strategy Within Healthcare Systems

11:15a: Creating Equitable Care in our Communities Panel

12:05p: Lunch Break 

1:00p: Behavioral Science Panel

1:45p: Aging, Wellness + At-Home Care Panel

2:25p: 30 Minute Break

3:00p: Blockchain + Medical Record Panel

3:45p: Telehealth + Telesite Panel

4:25p: Closing Remarks

4:35p: SPARK! Conversations

4:55p: End of Day 2 


9:40a: Opening Remarks 

10:00a: Keynote "Funding Mechanisms"

10:35a: Payments Panel

11:05p: Fee-for-Service to Value-Based Pricing Panel

11:45a: Lunch Break 

1:00p: Compliance + Cybersecurity Panel

1:45p: Medicare + Medicaid Transformation Panel

2:25p: 30 Minute Break

3:00p: Integrating Data for Better Life and Health Insurance

3:40p: Closing Remarks

4:10p: SPARK! Conversations

4:30p: End of Day 3 


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