The Spring 2018 IDN Summit Agenda is below and will be updated regularly.
 
Sunday, April 15, 2018
Registration Rotunda 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The IDN Summit Registration Desk will be open Sunday from 4:00 pm -- 8:00 pm.  Stop by to pick up your Summit badge before you attend this evening's Welcome Reception and/or First-Time Attendee Orientation.  The IDN Summit team will be happy to answer any questions you may have.  Welcome to the 2018 Spring IDN Summit!
 
Welcome Reception East Registration Desk Foyer 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Welcome to the 2018 Spring IDN Summit!  Enjoy complimentary food and drink after you stop by the Registration Desk and take advantage of this opportunity to say hello to old friends, make new connections, and prepare for an outstanding Summit.
 
First-Time Attendee Orientation Session International Ballroom II 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Enjoy the opportunity to network while gaining insights on how to maximize your IDN experience. The Orientation Session will give you the ability to take full advantage of the educational offerings and networking opportunities available to you at the IDN Summit.  Don't miss this informative session that will help you accomplish the goals you have set for the IDN Summit.
 
Monday, April 16, 2018
Registration Rotunda 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
The IDN Summit Registration Desk will be open from 7:00 am -- 7:00 pm on Monday.  Stop by to pick up your badge and/or any time you have questions.  The IDN Summit team is at your service!
 
Teambuilding (Pre-Registration Required) Osceola Ballroom 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Explore the true meaning of giving back during the Spring IDN Summit Teambuilding Challenge.  Invest the first morning of your IDN Summit experience by helping those in need!  
 
 
Focus Groups (Providers Only) (Registration Required)   8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Gather with your peers in this small-group research setting as you share observations and insights on some of the issues having the greatest impact in the healthcare supply chain.  Host companies seek your opinion on industry trends, business priorities and other facets of the healthcare supply chain.  Additionally, you will learn from the insights of fellow healthcare supply chain leaders.  Each focus group is limited to 10 attendees. 
 
 
 
Lunch N Learns (Providers Only) (Registration Required)   11:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Lunch N Learns are in-depth educational forums offering opportunity for discussion of current issues impacting the healthcare supply chain.  These sessions provide the chance for honest and open dialogue about strategies, problem-solving and informed decision making in the changing atmosphere of the healthcare supply chain.   Led by industry leaders, these provider-only sessions are designed to be interactive and provide access to experts from a variety of backgrounds and experiences.  Each session will afford ample opportunity for open dialogue with the presenting companies.  Session content begins at approximately 11:15 am with a light lunch served beginning at 11:00 am.  
 
 
 
Clinical Integration Track   1:00 PM - 5:15 PM    
Financial Operations Track   1:00 PM - 5:15 PM    
Strategic Management Track   1:00 PM - 5:15 PM    
Pharmacy Track   1:00 PM - 5:15 PM    
Supplier Strategies Track   1:00 PM - 5:15 PM    
GPO Receptions   5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Join the nation's GPOs as they host you after the Breakout Sessions on Monday evening. Network with old friends and build new relationships.
 
 
 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Registration Rotunda 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
The IDN Summit Registration Desk will be open Tuesday from 7:00 am -- 5:30 pm.  Stop by to register or if you have questions or need assistance.  The IDN Summit Team is here to help.
 
Product Showcase and Breakfast National Ballroom 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Launch your day with a full breakfast and take advantage of this first opportunity to get the inside track on some of the latest products and services available to IDNs.  Visit with leading Suppliers and find out more about some of the newest innovations in the industry.
                                          
 
 
General Session International Ballroom 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
8:00 am – 9:15 am    Executive Leadership Keynote                      
 
 
9:30 am – 10:45 am   IDN Summit Thought Leadership Panel
                                         
 
11:00 am – 12:00 pm    Inspiring Others Keynote
                                    
 
 
 
Product Showcase and Lunch National Ballroom 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Relax and network with colleagues as you enjoy a full lunch at the Product Showcase.  Enjoy the opportunity to visit with the participating suppliers and learn more about their products and services.
 
 
Reverse Expo (Provider and Sponsor-Only Access) Osceola Ballroom 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Health system purchasing executives from IDNs and health systems across the nation host exhibit booths to educate attending supplier partners on their system’s needs.  Build relationships and forge lasting partnerships that drive savings and higher quality patient care. 
 
Reverse Expo Osceola Ballroom 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Health system purchasing executives from IDNs and health systems across the nation host exhibit booths to educate attending supplier partners on their system’s needs.  Build relationships and forge lasting partnerships that drive savings and higher quality patient care. 
 
IDN Summit Reception Ballroom Commons 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Celebrate the end of a successful day of networking and relationship building.    This is the perfect opportunity to make new connections in a fun and relaxing environment.
 
 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Registration Rotunda 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM    
Product Showcase and Breakfast National Ballroom 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
It's the last morning of the IDN Summit, so make sure to stop by the Product Showcase booths and visit with leading suppliers and learn more about their innovative products and services.  Providers, make sure to complete your Product Showcase card and drop it off at the IDN Summit Registration Desk in order to have the Summit donate $100 to the non-profit organization of your choice!
 
Senior Executives Forum (Invitation Only)   7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Held on the last morning of the IDN Summit, this invitation-only event provides Senior Level Supply Chain Executives a forum to discuss pertinent issues and share collaborative ideas and best practices.   
 
 
 
Pharmacy Executives Forum (Invitation Only)   8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
 
 
Professional Development Session   8:30 AM - 12:00 PM    
Idea Exchange   8:30 AM - 9:45 AM    
Idea Exchange   8:30 AM - 9:45 AM    
Idea Exchange   10:00 AM - 11:15 AM    
Idea Exchange   10:00 AM - 11:15 AM    
 
All schedule information is subject to change.  Last updated 01/17/2018.