Health Evolution Summit is an invitation-only gathering that engages leaders of companies deeply involved in the transformation of health care. CEOs, C-suite executives, innovators, policymakers and investors from across health care services, IT and life science convene for the Summit’s intimate environment to candidly debate ideas, build relationships and inspire creative solutions essential to the industry’s future.
84% CEOs, Chairmen, Presidents, Founders, C-Suites in Innovation, Strategy & corporate venture, heads of investment funds or heads of federal policy agencies
Exclusive participation limited to the most senior leadership across the health care industry
67% Alumni return rate
36 states represented at 2017 Summit. Global participation included Canada, Denmark, Ecuador, France, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Netherlands, New Zealand, Taiwan and the United Kingdom
Peter OrszagManaging Director & Vice Chairman of Investment Banking, Lazard Former Director, Office of Management and Budget
Karen DeSalvo, MDFormer Assistant Secretary for Health U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Stefano PessinaExecutive Vice Chairman & CEO Walgreens Boots Alliance
Sir Andrew WittyCEO GlaxoSmithKline
Ken FrazierChairman & CEO Merck & Co
Sue Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPHCEO Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Stephen J. HemsleyCEO UnitedHealth Group
Mark BertoliniChairman & CEO Aetna Inc.
Joe SwedishChairman, President & CEO Anthem, Inc.
Toby Cosgrove, MDPresident & CEO Cleveland Clinic
Penny Wheeler, MDPresident & CEO Allina Health System; Summit Chair
Bernard J. TysonChairman & CEO Kaiser Permanente
John H. Noseworthy, MDPresident & CEO Mayo Clinic
David Feinberg, MDPresident & CEO Geisinger Health System
Steve Klasko, MDPresident & CEO Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health
J. Craig Venter, PhDCo-founder, Executive Chairman & CEO Human Longevity Inc.
Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is the perfect location for the Health Evolution Summit. The resort is perched atop a seaside bluff with panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and miles of sandy beach, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel continues to redefine guest experiences by creating distinctive, unforgettable and epic memories. With a reimagined personality and playful approach to California luxury, the resort captivates guests from the moment of arrival with its awe inspiring location. Located halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego along the coast of Dana Point, guests discover a surfside retreat that awakens the senses with its unique beachfront setting and remarkable service heritage.
Laguna is an incredible destination to relax and think big. Wellness, recreation and scenic activities include: Beachfront Golfing, Cycling, Group Running, Open Water Sailing, Meditation, Paddle Boarding, Yoga, Boxing, Spa Treatments and Surf Lessons.