IT Infrastructure, Workforce and the Changing Roles of the C-Suite

April 28, 2021
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10:00AM - 11:00AM ET
Cloud Computing and the New Horizons of Data Strategy
Hospitals, medical groups, and integrated health systems are transitioning to the cloud now more than ever. This session will focus on infrastructure, data management, data governance, security, and interoperability challenges faced when transitioning to the cloud. Panelists will provide advice on cloud transition, based on their experiences and will examine how the shift to cloud is impacting their organizations.

12:00PM - 1:00PM ET
The Chief Information Officer 2.0: What the Next Decade Holds
The role of the healthcare Chief Information Officer (CIO) is changing in fundamental ways. Far from being primarily an information systems and data manager, the CIO is now a key member of the health system c-suite charged with leveraging technology to achieve far-ranging business strategies for the entire enterprise. Participants will discuss the challenges and opportunities facing CIOs, how CIOs are effectively interacting with other C-suite leaders, what their new priorities are, how they are developing their teams, and how they continue to succeed in managing remote workforces.

2:00PM - 2:30PM ET
The Power of Open in Healthcare
As healthcare organizations modernize IT systems, open technologies and standards have the opportunity to accelerate this transformation. This session will focus on why open source is being embraced in healthcare and how it is becoming the foundation of modern healthcare IT systems through hybrid cloud, AI, APIs, Interoperability, and edge computing. Panelists will share their perspectives on the adoption of open technologies taking place in healthcare as well as tips for maximizing the value to your organization.

3:00PM - 4:00PM ET
Leading Your IT Workforce in the New Healthcare Environment
The landscape of the healthcare IT workforce is shifting dramatically, both because of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, and because of tremendous dynamism around the needs for healthcare professionals going into the next decade. HIT leaders will discuss the challenges and opportunities facing CIOs as they re-vision their workforces.