IGS 2020 Conference

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Topics

Angel Investing
 
Artificial Intelligence
Care Delivery Innovation
Entrepreneurship
Global Innovation
Healthcare Startups
Learning Health System
 
Moon shots
Physician Wellness
Social Media

Objectives

1.  Integrate next-generation technologies into clinical practice and patients’ groups to optimize clinical outcomes.

2. Discuss the concept of entrepreneurship and identify avenues and resources to be able to materialize ideas or move the ideas to the next step.
3. Understand the global market for innovation and explore the progress and find innovation opportunities in Europe, Canada, and China.
4. View and probe various early-stage startups in the healthcare space to identify their strengths and weaknesses while exploring angel investing.
5. Learn how to build a social media presence, personal brand and find your voice in a very noisy social media environment.
6. Explore the idea of developing your own moonshot idea, understand the process,  mechanisms, and resources available.
7. Develop space to explore side gigs and how they can help decrease physician burnout and empower physicians to explore their other talents.

Schedule

All sessions will take place at the UCSF Smith Cardiovascular Research Institute. The CME portion of the course will be delivered over two mornings during plenary sessions. A total of 8 CME hours will be granted for 2 half days. The afternoons will comprise of non-CME activities with exhibits, workshops, a startup showcase, and breakout sessions.