WEDI 25th Annual National Conference

Monday, May 23 - Thursday, May 26, 2016
The Grand America Hotel
555 South Main Street [map]
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Program highlights:

Dr. Geeta Nayyar, Nationally Recognized Leader in Healthcare and Information Technology
o Chief Medical Information Officer, Femwell Group Health
o Named by Becker’s Report as one of the “Top 26 Smartest People in Health IT”
o Ranked one of the “Top 25 Minority Healthcare Executives” by Modern Healthcare
o Named one of the “Top 12 Powerful Women Voices in Healthcare Innovation and on Twitter”

Sean Duffy, Co-Founder/CEO, Omada Health
o A pioneer in digital therapeutics- “The Power of Design Meets Data to Drive Behavioral Medicine Insights”
o BS in Neuroscience from Columbia, was an MD/MBA candidate at Harvard and formerly worked for Google and IDEO

Ron Gutman, CEO Healthtap
o A Health IT company that offers free mobile and online apps for immediate access to relevant, reliable and trusted health answers and tips from a network of over 50,000 U.S.-licensed doctors.

Dr. John Glaser, Senior Vice-President, Cerner
o Responsible for driving Cerner’s technology and product strategies, interoperability, and government policy development
o Former CEO of Siemens, founding chair of CHIME and past president of HIMSS.

The EHR Game Changer- A presentation by KLAS on the recently announced EHR Interoperability Metrics Agreement

Pre-Conference Summits on Patient Matching featuring Russ Branzell, CEO of CHIME and Mariann Yeager, CEO of the Sequoia Project and HIT Architecture and Development (Monday, May 23)


Plus breakout and general sessions touching on the latest and most important issues in Health IT, including:
o Cyber Security and Threat Prevention
o Interoperability and Data Sharing
o Informatics and Payment Models
o Claims Attachment
o The Internet of Things
and more!

Related Files:

Conference Sponsorship Packet
Conference Exhibitor Packet
WEDI 25 Conference Agenda

Registration Includes:

This is an all inclusive conference so you only pay 1 low fee to have exclusive access to all educational materials and events!

Who Should Attend:

Members: Register 3 people from your organization and get a 4th registration FREE
Non-Members: Register 4 people from your organization and get the 5th registration FREE

Contact Michael McNutt at to get your FREE registration!

Registration Fees:

These fees are available through 05/26/2016
Name Price Available To
Members $1,300.00   Members
Government Member $745.00   Government Members
Non-Members $1,549.00   Non-Members

Cancellation and Other Policies:

WEDI does not accept cancellations, but substitute attendees are permitted with payment of a $15 processing fee. If you wish to make a substitution, please contact

By registering and attending this conference, you agree to be photographed and allow WEDI to use those pictures on the WEDI website & in WEDI social media. In addition, WEDI does not permit the recording of any sessions at the conference.

Is Media Allowed?


Continuing Education Information:

Wedi Media Sponsors

General Hotel Information:

The 25th Annual National Conference will be held at the beautiful Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City, Utah. A negotiated rate of $219.00 is available for WEDI Conference Attendees.

Book your hotel room at The deadline to reserve rooms at the special rate is Saturday, April 30, 2016

Room Reservation and Cancellation Policies: Full Payment for first night room and tax is due by Reservation Due Date. An individual’s deposit is refundable to that individual if Hotel receives notice of an individual’s cancellation at least 10 days prior to scheduled arrival.

To book a room at the Grand America with the prevailing government rate, please contact Michael McNutt, WEDI Director of Industry Education and Events at

Sponsors and Sponsorship Information:

Media Sponsors:

HIT LeadersHealth IT OutcomesAnswers Media Company

For more information please contact:

Mr. Michael McNutt
Director, Events and Education
Phone: (202) 480-2919