2019 Conference

Healthcare innovation is happening all around us, and bold leaders know it’s time for a change. We asked the hard questions about problems facing today’s workforce, we collaborated on the answers, and learned from one another.

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  • ...this was a phenomenal event. Collective Health continues to ‘WOW’ me!

  • Collective Health is amazing to work with and I appreciate their effort in organizing such a wonderful event for like-minded professionals to network and meet other innovative partners.

  • You can’t have these types of conversations anywhere else, more HR folks would love to be here.

2019 Agenda

June 18, 2019

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Opening Keynote
  • Ali Diab and Rajaie Batniji, “Our Collective Movement”
  • Laszlo Bock, “The HR Imperative: Get Smart. Be Bold.”
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Welcome Reception
Enjoy drinks and food trucks alongside conversations with your peers.

June 19, 2019

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Morning Keynote
Finding the Next Big Thing: Trends in Health Tech Investing
10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Main Stage Panels
  • Addressing and Managing Addiction in the Workplace
  • Championing Inclusion and Diversity Through Benefits
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Conversation with Jonathan Van Ness
Jonathan Van Ness, known for starring on Netflix’s “Queer Eye” and hosting his biweekly podcast “Getting Curious,” will discuss the rapidly-changing culture around LGBTQ rights and its impact on our culture and workforce.
1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Employer-only Roundtables - pt 1
  • Collective Health 101
  • Fertility and Family-Building Benefits
  • How to Balance Budget and Member Experience
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Employer-only Roundtables - pt 2
  • Managing Benefits for a Growing, Global Workforce
  • Communicating Beyond Open Enrollment
  • Innovative Behavioral Health Solutions 
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Realigning the Incentives in the U.S. Healthcare System with Sally Welborn and Elisabeth Rosenthal
A conversation on the current and future state of American healthcare with Sally Welborn, former SVP Global Benefits Walmart, and Elisabeth Rosenthal, Editor-in-Chief of Kaiser Health News, former correspondent at the New York Times and author of An American Sickness: How Healthcare became Big Business and How You Can Take it Back.
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Closing Reception

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