Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) March 13, 2015
Inmar, a company that operates intelligent commerce networks, today announced that Jeff Pepperworth, President, Inmar Healthcare Network, will participate in a panel with noted healthcare industry leaders at the 2015 Wake Forest University Healthcare Strategy and Case Competition on March 13, in a session titled “Healthcare/Biotechnology Innovation - Challenges and Opportunities.” The event will be held in the Wake Forest Innovation Quarter in Winston-Salem, NC.
The panel’s discussion will focus on the fast-changing world of the provision of Healthcare, with an emphasis on fee-for-value and the impact of the digital world on patients, providers and the healthcare industry at large. With the impact of technology and informatics revolutionizing life-science research, panelists will discuss new technologies, emerging new frontiers and innovations they enable, opportunities for academic centers to impact growth, the importance of “open innovation,” and optimal approaches to attracting and retaining the kind of talent the life sciences industry needs to continue fostering innovation.
The Wake Forest University Healthcare Strategy and Case Competition brings the best and brightest minds together each year to solve a real business issue in the healthcare space. The even draws teams from diverse backgrounds, who apply their talents to identify and create future opportunities in healthcare and biotechnology.
On the panel, Pepperworth will join Michael Mahoney, CEO, Boston Scientific; Dr. Eric Tomlinson, Chief Innovation Officer of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and President of Wake Forest Innovation Quarter; Dr. Christina Bellinger, Director of Interventional Pulmonology, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center; Dr. Mark Furth, Executive Director Product Innovation, Wake Forest Innovations; and Jeremy C. Johnson, Managing Director, Bourne Partners.
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Inmar is a technology company that operates intelligent commerce networks. Our platforms connect offline and online transactions in real time for leading retailers, manufacturers and trading partners across multiple industries who rely on Inmar to securely manage billions of dollars in transactions. Our Promotions, Supply Chain and Healthcare platforms enable commerce, generate meaningful data and offer growth-minded leaders actionable analytics and execution with real-time visibility. Founded in 1980, Inmar is headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina with locations throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada.
For more information about Inmar’s products and services, please call 866.440.6917 or visit http://www.inmar.com.