2018 Spring IDN Summit & Reverse Expo

Event contact title
Senior Director, Business Development
Event contact first name
Josh
Event contact last name
Morita
Email
josh@idnsummit.com
Event contact telephone number
859-523-5701
Description

The IDN Summit and Expo is produced by Healthcare Business Media, Inc., whose mission it is to work for the continuous improvement of healthcare delivery through the betterment of the supply chain with unique content driven events and fundamental research. The IDN Summit events provide leading IDNs and healthcare systems a unique opportunity to interact with their GPO and supplier partners.  The next IDN Summit will be held April 16-18, 2018 at the OMNI Orlando Resort in Orlando, FL.

The Reverse Expo

The IDN Summit provides unrivaled cost cutting opportunities for attending suppliers and GPOs by saving time and travel expenses associated with cultivating partnerships by traveling to individual systems. Unlike a traditional trade show, the IDN Summit features healthcare purchase-decision makers staffing booths hosting their GPO and supplier counterparts, providing a unique opportunity for all parties to effectively and efficiently use their time and resources. IDN senior purchasing executives save valuable time and resources normally associated with sourcing new vendors by networking with suppliers in the neutral, open environment of the IDN Summit.  

Attendee information

Health system CEO, COO, CFO, CIO, CNO, Chief Supply Chain Officer, VP of Supply Chain, VP of Materials Management, VP of ERP, Corporate Director of Supply Chain Management, VP of Pharmacy Services, VP of Group Purchasing, Director of Pharmacy Services, Director of Value Analysis, Director of Administration Services, Director of Logistics, Director of Purchasing, Director of Sourcing, Director of Strategic Sourcing, Manager of Contracting, Contract Negotiator, Director of Capital Planning and others. Senior executives from GPOs, Regional Buying Cooperatives, and Industry Trade and Purchasing Groups. CEO, President, VP Sales, VP of Marketing, Director of National Accounts, National Accounts Managers, Director of Corporate Accounts, Regional Sales Managers, IDN Director and others from healthcare supplier companies.

Exhibitor information

Unlike a traditional trade show, the IDN Summit's Reverse Expo features healthcare purchase-decision makers (e.g. Senior VP of Strategic Sourcing, VP Supply Chain, Director of Contracting and Procurement, Director of Materials Management, among others) staffing booths hosting their GPO and supplier partners. This format provides a unique opportunity for all parties to effectively and efficiently use their time and resources. The exhibiting healthcare executives are actively seeking ways to improve their supply chain network through their participating in the Reverse Expo. Suppliers have unlimited access to each exhibitor during the open hours of the Reverse Expo which afford you the most cost-effective manner of visiting these systems.

Future dates

2019

SPRING

April 8-10, 2019

Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate
Orlando, FL

FALL

September 9-11, 2019

JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa
Phoenix, AZ

 

2020

SPRING

April 27-29, 2020

Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate
Orlando, FL

FALL

September 14-16, 2020

JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa
Phoenix, AZ

 

2021

SPRING

April 12-14, 2021

Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate
Orlando, FL

 

FALL

September 13-15, 2021

JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa
Phoenix, AZ

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