2015 AGENDA

 

2015 Agenda-at-a-Glance

MONDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2015

6:30 – 8:00 PM Mix n’ Mingle Welcome Reception
Millennium Park, 3rd Floor

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2015

7:00 – 8:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
Millennium Park, 3rd Floor
8:15– 8:30 AM Welcome & Opening Remarks
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
Chair: Greg Adamson, St. Jude Medical
8:30 – 9:15 AM Healthcare Value and Pricing
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
Chris Provines, Value Vantage Partners
9:15 – 9:45 AM Networking and Refreshment Break
Chicago Foyer, 16th Floor
9:50 – 10:50 AM New LTEN Talks
Chicago Ballroom, 16th FloorTackle Your Training Curriculum: Create Within or Farm Out? ~ Yvonne Bleam, B. Braun MedicalOMG! Millennials in the Work Force: Is There an App for That? ~Kirt Pfaff, Millennial ManagementSetting the Tone – The Mindset Needed to Drive Precise Field Execution ~ Dustin Talbot, Biotronik
10:55 – 11:25 AM Implementation of a Revenue Driving Sales Training Program
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
Lisa Viele, Biomet Bone Healing
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM Panel Session: Customer Training in the New Normal
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
Jennifer Wolfgram, Roche Diagnostics;
William Magagna, Siemens Healthcare; Connie Murray, B. Braun Medical;
Laura Boedeker, St. Jude Medical; Jennifer Wolfgram, Roche Diagnostics
12:15 – 1:30 PM Networking Lunch & Topic Tables
Millennium Park, 3rd Floor
1:45 – 2:40 PM Talent Development:  The Who, What, When, Where, Why and How of It All
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
Moderator: Melissa Lowe, SpectraneticsPanelists: Patrick D’Amico, Medtronic; David Brin, St. Jude Medical; Cassandra Farrell, ResMed
2:45 – 3:15 PM Networking and Refreshment Break
Chicago Foyer, 16th Floor
3:20 – 3:50 PM Impact & Measurements: Aligning Training with Outcomes
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
Adam Horbett, Roche Diagnostics; Merrill Collier, Thoratec
3:55 – 4:55 PM Blending Entertainment & Learning: Lessons in Creative Communications from the Second City
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
4:55 – 5:00 PM Day One Closing Remarks
Chicago Ballroom, 16th FloorChair: Greg  Adamson, St. Jude Medical
5:30 – 9:00 PM Windy City Networking Party
Michigan Ballroom, 2nd Floor

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2015

7:00 – 7:50 AM Continental Breakfast
Great Lakes, 2nd Floor
8:00 – 8:15 AM Opening Remarks
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
Chair: Greg Adamson, St. Jude Medical
8:15 – 9:00 AM ACA and Its Impact on Training in the Life Sciences
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
Ryan Graver, MedAxiom Ventures
9:00 – 9:30 AM Networking and Refreshment Break
Chicago Foyer, 16th Floor
9:30 – 10:00 AM Learning Technology: What’s New?
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
Moderator: Patrick D’Amico, MedtronicBarry Jass, Medtronic; Troy Prehar, St. Jude Medical; Pete Marzano, Nuvasive
10:05  – 10:35 AM Working Across Divisions to Create Synergies at a Multifunctional Company
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
Tonya Smyth, Siemens Healthcare;
Daisy Sharma, Siemens Healthcare
10:40 – 11:10 AM Product Launch Training: Serving Your Internal Customers
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor
Brooke Plummer, Baxter Healthcare
11:15 – 11:45 AM New LTEN Talks
Chicago Ballroom, 16th Floor

  • Rock-Solid Sales Force Strategies To Win In Hyper-Competitive Markets ~ Joseph Pizzuro, Exactech
  • Google Glass ~ Keri Hawkins, Endologix
11:45 AM Closing Remarks
Chicago Ballroom, 16th FloorChair: Greg Adamson, St. Jude Medical
12:00 – 1:00 PM Networking Lunch (Optional)
Chicago Foyer, 16th Floor