For Immediate Release
Media Contact:
Brad Wills
Wills & Associates Public Relations
240-752-7171

Tech Council of Maryland and Maryland HealthTech Coalition Team Up for Health IT Conference & Expo

June 4 Event Focuses on Innovation in Health IT, with Shark Tank Competition for Entrepreneurs and Sessions Featuring Healthcare Leaders

WHO:

Tech Council of Maryland (TCM) and Maryland HealthTech Coalition

WHAT:

Health IT Conference & Expo
                             
This premier industry event brings together leaders and innovators who are revolutionizing the healthcare delivery system. Attendees can learn about the latest innovations, research, trends and big ideas that are shaping the healthcare ecosystem.

The schedule will feature sessions and panel discussions on topics such as data and analytics, mobile, wearables, business strategies and technological innovation.

Keynote addresses will be delivered by:

  • Michael O'Neil, Founder and CEO, GetWellNetwork
  • Anand K. Iyer, Ph.D., MBA, Chief Data Science Officer, WellDoc

Other features event include:

  • Shark Tank-style Competition – Small businesses and budding entrepreneurs – including Avhana Health, Hungry Harvest LLC, Ionescu Technologies, MEDEX Spot and Mindoula Health Inc. – will have the unique opportunity to sell their ideas to investors during this mid-day session.
  • Career Fair – In collaboration with Howard Community College and the University of Maryland (CHIDS), the conference also will include a career fair to provide attendees the opportunity to meet with representatives from a variety of health IT employers.

WHERE:

Anne Arundel Medical Center
Belcher Pavilion/ Doordan Institute Billing
2000 Medical Parkway, Suite 604
Annapolis, MD 21401

WHEN:

Thursday, June 4, 2015
8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

SPONSORS & PARTNERS:

Platinum: Iron Bow Technologies

Gold: Social & Scientific Systems, Inc.; UMBC, Health IT Graduate Program
                             
Silver: GlobalNet Services, Inc. (GNSI); Maryland Department of Economic Development

Partners: Earn Maryland; University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business and Center for Health Information and Decision Systems; Howard Community College

COST:                

Premier Member – $95
Member Plus – $95
Member – $119
Non-Member – $220

ATTEND:           

Register online at the TCM website. 

For more information, email Angelique Waldron or call 240-243-4041.

ABOUT THE TECH COUNCIL OF MARYLAND, INC.

The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM) is the largest technology trade group serving the advanced technology and biotechnology communities of Maryland. TCM’s mission is to advocate for the interests of the technology community, further the role of technology in the Maryland economy, and nurture an environment where technology companies can collaborate, grow and succeed. For more information, visit www.techcouncilmd.com.