Tuesday, April 10, 2018 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM Sharonville Convention Center 11355 Chester Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45246 This event draws CEOs, senior executives, supply chain management, and diversity managers from healthcare providers and their major suppliers, as well as minority and women business owners to increase diverse spend in the entire healthcare supply chain throughout the region. Since the first Symposium, we have documented more than $80 million in new contracts as a result of contacts made or advanced at a previous event. REGISTRATION All attendees must register in advance. There is no on-site registration. Registration is $50 per person. REGISTER HERE SPIRIT OF DIVERSITY AWARD LUNCHEON The Spirit of Diversity Award recognizes excellence in supplier diversity in four categories. The award finalists are: Individual Champion Bob Feldbauer Chris Green MBE/WBE Supplier SURE Mechanical WENCO Construction Company Major Supplier Danis Building Messer Construction Health System TriHealth UC Health SYMPOSIUM AGENDA
7:30 – 8:15 AM Networking Continental Breakfast 8:30 – 9:45 AM CEO Roundtable Dr. Karen Bankston Child Poverty Collaborative Angie Bridges Mount Carmel Rehabilitation Hospital in partnership with HealthSouth Mark Clement TriHealth Michael Fisher Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Michael Uhl Atrium Medical Center Melvin Gravely TriVersity Construction (Moderator) 10:00 – 11:00 AM Using Diversity to Improve Patient Experience James E. Page, Jr. Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer Johns Hopkins Medicine 11:00 – 11:30 AM Networking 11:30 – 1:30 PM Spirit of Diversity Awards Luncheon Keynote Speaker Julian Hooks Chief Procurement Officer, Corporate Tier Johnson & Johnson 1:45 – 3:00 PM CPO Panel Discussions Professional Services & Supplies Kevin Connor, TriHealth Patrick Duhaney, City of Cincinnati Chad Johnson, Humana Robert Wiehe, UC Health Adrian Taylor, Premier Health (Moderator) Facilities & Construction Chris Hopper, Skanska USA Building Oliver Rhine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Annmarie Thurnquist, Danis Building Sonya Walton, Messer Construction (Moderator)
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS Hyatt Place Cincinnati/Sharonville Convention Center 11345 Chester Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45246 Special rate of $125 expires March 19  To make reservations, please call 513.771.1718 or click here