Investors & Industry Unite

MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum is the premier healthcare investing conference, uniting active investors with corporate business development executives to facilitate investment opportunities with promising startups.

Over 300 innovative thought-leaders, prominent industry players, venture capitalists and angel investors will gather in Chicago in March, to discuss latest trends in reimbursement, a status update on healthcare accelerators, best approaches to commercialization and new business models in healthcare and beyond.

Attendees will have the chance to hear from and interact with leading healthcare experts and startup companies spanning the medical device, diagnostics, health & digital IT, biotech and pharma sectors. It’s a great opportunity to network.

The MidAmerica Forum is the best place to learn about opportunities to invest in the thriving technology and innovation community that characterizes the healthcare industry.

Anyone interested in knowing the trends and up-and-coming startups in the life sciences and healthcare should attend.

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2015 Speakers

Chris Boone, Ph.D., FACHE
Chris Boone, Ph.D., FACHE

Executive Director, Health Data Consortium

Geeta Vemuri, Ph.D., M.B.A
Geeta Vemuri, Ph.D., M.B.A

Vice President, Head of Baxter Ventures

Jack Young
Jack Young

Senior Director, Qualcomm Life Fund, Qualcomm Ventures

Jean-Pierre Kocher, Ph.D.
Jean-Pierre Kocher, Ph.D.

Director, Bioinformatics Program, Mayo Clinic

Nancy Brown
Nancy Brown

CEO, American Heart Association

Naomi Fried, Ph.D.
Naomi Fried, Ph.D.

VP Medical Information and Innovation, Biogen Idec

Paul Keckley, Ph.D.
Paul Keckley, Ph.D.

Managing Director, Navigant Healthcare


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Bronze Sponsors
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Lanyard Sponsor

Event Sponsor


SP5_Sage Growth Partners



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