FEATURED SPEAKERS

Dr. Thomas Simmer (BCBSM)

Dr. Thomas Simmer (BCBSM)

Sr. Vice President & Chief Medical Officer, Health Care Value, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Dr. Tim Pletcher (MiHIN)

Dr. Tim Pletcher (MiHIN)

Executive Director, the Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services

INNOVATION SPEAKERS

Joanne Galimi

Joanne Galimi

Senior Managing Partner, Gartner Inc.

Chris Hillier – BCBSFL

Chris Hillier – BCBSFL

Senior Director of Business Innovation, Florida Blue

Steve Abell (BCBSAR)

Steve Abell (BCBSAR)

Vice President, Strategic Services, Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield

PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD SPEAKERS

Bhushan Karle (BCBSTN)

Bhushan Karle (BCBSTN)

Information Delivery Team Lead, Client Reporting, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

Amber Hullender (BCBSTN)

Amber Hullender (BCBSTN)

Information Systems Team Leader, Business Intelligence, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

Jason Gordon (BCBSTN)

Jason Gordon (BCBSTN)

Manager, Information Delivery, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

Deana Hixson (BCBSTN)

Deana Hixson (BCBSTN)

Business Systems Analyst, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

Chris Levan II (BCBSTN)

Chris Levan II (BCBSTN)

Manager, Member Outreach and Education, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

Leigh A. McCormack, MS (BCBSTN)

Leigh A. McCormack, MS (BCBSTN)

Manager, Predictive Analytics, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

BREAKOUT SESSION SPEAKERS

Bill Nelson (BCBSMN)

Bill Nelson (BCBSMN)

Architect, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota

Robert Fox (BCBSAR)

Robert Fox (BCBSAR)

Data Architect, Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield

Rosetta Webster (BCBSOR)

Rosetta Webster (BCBSOR)

Senior Account Executive, Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield Oregon

Mary Henderson (BHI)

Mary Henderson (BHI)

Senior Vice President, Blue Health Intelligence

Cameron Ludwig (BCBSNE)

Cameron Ludwig (BCBSNE)

Vice President of Analytics and Agile Services, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska

Andrew Stewardson (BCBSNE)

Andrew Stewardson (BCBSNE)

Data Governance Engineer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska

Leigh A. McCormack, MS (BCBSTN)

Leigh A. McCormack, MS (BCBSTN)

Manager, Predictive Analytics, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

Matthew Jones (HealthSparq)

Matthew Jones (HealthSparq)

Manager, Data Insights & Science, HealthSparq

Steve Morrison (BCBSM)

Steve Morrison (BCBSM)

Strategy Performance Manager, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Sondra Pedigo (BCBSM)

Sondra Pedigo (BCBSM)

Vice President of Business Data Governance, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Bhaskar Bulusu (BCBSA)

Bhaskar Bulusu (BCBSA)

Vice President, Enterprise Information Technology, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association

Gary Gavin (BCBSM)

Gary Gavin (BCBSM)

Vice President of Key and Large Group Business, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Pat Taylor (BCBSA)

Pat Taylor (BCBSA)

Executive Director, EIT Informatics, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association

Richard Genova (BCBSA)

Richard Genova (BCBSA)

Director, Product Verification, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association

Tom Barrieau (BCBSID)

Tom Barrieau (BCBSID)

Director, Information Management. Blue Cross of Idaho

Navin Parmar (Highmark)

Navin Parmar (Highmark)

Director, Intelligence Enablement and Enterprise Data Management, Highmark

Timothy Donald (BCBSNJ)

Timothy Donald (BCBSNJ)

Director, Analytics Business Partner, Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Jyothi Anantha (BCBSTN)

Jyothi Anantha (BCBSTN)

Business Intelligence Applications Lead, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

Sharon Palmiter, Ph.D., MPH (Excellus)

Sharon Palmiter, Ph.D., MPH (Excellus)

Director, Client Consulting, Excellus

Swarna Govindaraju (BCBSNC)

Swarna Govindaraju (BCBSNC)

Senior Data Integration Modeler, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

Michael Anderson (BCBSAL)

Michael Anderson (BCBSAL)

Lead Data Architect, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Tina McCoppin (BCBSID)

Tina McCoppin (BCBSID)

Health Payer Data Governance Consultant, Blue Cross of Idaho

Jeff Bedenbaugh (BCBSFL)

Jeff Bedenbaugh (BCBSFL)

Director of Advanced Analytics, Florida Blue

Neeraj Kapil (BCBSFL)

Neeraj Kapil (BCBSFL)

Director of Business Intelligence and Analytics, Florida Blue

Beata Puncevic (BCBSM)

Beata Puncevic (BCBSM)

Director Data Analytics and Engineering, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan