2013 FORUM West Agenda at a Glance

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Welcome to The Institute for HealthCare Consumerism 2013 Forum West Conference in Las Vegas!

Pre-Conference Events

10:00 am – 12:00 noon
12:00 noon – 1:00 pm
Lunch and Learn, sponsored by Alegeus Technologies and The IHC

Alegeus Technologies Research Results Discussed – Employer Perceptions Regarding Private Exchanges and Defined Contribution
Lunch reservations required in advance, please.

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pre-Conference Certification Course #1

Making Health Care Consumerism Work: The Steps and Plan

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Day One of the 2013 FORUM West Conference includes three General Sessions, three Workshop Tracks and ends with an Opening Night Reception. Spend the day networking with industry experts and peers!

7:30 am
Registration
7:30 am – 8:30 am
Networking Breakfast / Exhibits Open
8:30 am – 8:45 am
Welcome by Doug Field, CEO, The Institute for HealthCare Consumerism
8:45 am – 10:15 am
Opening General Session:

“Making Health Care Consumerism Work”

Speaker: Ron Bachman, Chairman, Editorial Advisory Board, The Institute for HealthCare Consumerism, and Leading Employer CEOs

Keynote Address: “Truly Human Leadership: Inspiring Wellbeing in a Caring Culture.”

Keynote Speaker: Bob Chapman, CEO, Barry–Wehmiller Companies, Inc.

10:15 am – 10:30 am
Networking Break / Exhibits Open
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Table Topic Lunch Discussion
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch / Exhibit Open
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
2:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Networking Break / Exhibits Open
3:30 pm – 3:45 pm
Networking Break / Exhibits Open
4:45 pm – 5:00 pm
Networking Break / Exhibits Open
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Opening Night Reception / Exhibits Open – CELEBRATING THE 10 TH ANNIVERSARY OF HSA’s

Friday, December 6th, 2013

Day Two of the 2013 FORUM West Conference concludes with two General Sessions and one Workshop Track. Included are a networking breakfast and a chance to win our Exhibitor prize drawing!

7:30 am – 8:30 am
Networking Breakfast / Exhibits Open
8:30 am – 8:50 am
Morning Opening – Healthcare Consumerism Superstars for 2013 Announced
By Doug Field, CEO, The Institute for HealthCare Consumerism
10:15 am – 10:30 am
Networking Break / Exhibits Open
11:30 am – Noon
Final Break and Sponsor/Exhibitor Drawings

Want to become a Certified HealthCare Consumerism Specialist (CHCS)?

Learn more about the IHC Certification program and how to take credits at IHC FORUM West 2013 toward this designation.