2019 Summit Agenda

*All Summit Speaker Sessions are in the Grand Ballroom - Level 2 unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Welcome Reception
Lobby Lounge

Join WBL for a networking reception to welcome those arriving early. Enjoy the opportunity to reconnect with your WBL peers and meet new attendees before the Summit formally begins!

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Dinner - ON OWN

We encourage those arriving on Tuesday to group together for dinner and enjoy the evening.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM - Exercise Session
Location TBD

Clear your mind and prepare for the Summit with a morning exercise session.

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM - Networking Walk
Meet in Four Seasons Lobby

7:30 AM - 8:45 AM - Breakfast
LAW Restaurant

Enjoy breakfast with other attendees before the Summit kicks off at 9:00 AM.

8:30 AM - Welcome Desk Opens
Four Seasons Ballroom Foyer

9:00 AM - SUMMIT BEGINS
Four Seasons Ballroom

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM - Opening Session - Welcome to the 2019 WBL Summit
Four Seasons Ballroom

Speaker: Lynn Shapiro Snyder, Founder & President, WBL Foundation, and National Health Care & Life Sciences Practice Leader, Epstein Becker Green
Join WBL Founder & President Lynn Shapiro Snyder for the kick-off of the WBL Summit! In this annual session, Lynn welcomes attendees to the Summit and sets the stage for the days to follow.

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM - Wednesday Morning Opening Session

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM - Networking Break
Four Seasons Ballroom Foyer

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM - Wednesday Morning Session

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM - Speed Networking

Similar to speed dating, this speed networking session will pair you up with other attendees and allow you to network with each other in short intervals. Don't miss this opportunity to exchange business cards, share knowledge and insights on the current state of healthcare, and make connections the first day of the Summit!

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM - Networking Lunch
Pavilion

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Wednesday Afternoon Session

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM - Networking Break
Four Seasons Ballroom Foyer

3:15 PM - 4:30 PM - Wednesday Afternoon Session

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM - Break and Time for Private Meetings

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Membership Committee Meet-Up (invitation only)

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Sponsor Appreciation Reception (invitation only)
Pavilion

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Networking Dinner
Pavilion

This first dinner at the Summit is designed specifically to facilitate networking. Dinner will be served at stations, and we will encourage attendees to move about and meet new friends.

Thursday, March 14, 2019

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM - Exercise Session

Clear your mind and prepare for the Summit with a morning exercise session.

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM - Networking Walk

7:30 AM - 8:45 AM - Breakfast
LAW Restaurant

9:00 AM - 9:05 AM - Welcome to Day 2 of the 2019 Annual Summit
Four Seasons Ballroom

9:05 AM - 9:45 AM - Thursday Opening Session

9:45 AM - 10:30 AM - Thursday Morning Session

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM - Networking Break
Four Seasons Ballroom Foyer

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Thursday Morning Session

12:00 PM - 12:05 PM - Group Photo from the Podium

12:05 PM - 1:30 PM - Networking Lunch
Pavilion

1:30 PM - 2:45 PM - Peer Conferencing

2:45 PM - 3:00 PM - Networking Break
Four Seasons Ballroom Foyer

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Thursday Afternoon Session

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Break and Time for Private Meetings

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Advisory Board Meet-Up

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Networking Dinner
The Terrace

Friday, March 15, 2019

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM - Exercise Session

Clear your mind and prepare for the Summit with a morning exercise session.

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM - Networking Walk
Meet in Four Seasons Lobby

7:30 AM - 8:15 AM - Breakfast
LAW Restaurant

8:30 AM - 8:35 AM - Welcome to Day 3 of the 2019 Annual Summit
Four Seasons Ballroom

8:35 AM - 9:30 AM - Friday Opening Session

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM - Networking Break
Four Seasons Ballroom Foyer

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM - Summit Closing Session

10:30 AM  - SUMMIT CONCLUDES

 

*All session times, speakers, topics, and descriptions are subject to change