(PRWEB) March 17, 2015
Leading industry stakeholders and investors in telemedicine are set to engage with participants at the upcoming Telemedicine Investor and Strategic Summit on Monday, May 4, 2015 in Los Angeles. Co-hosted by American Telemedicine Association (ATA) and the law firm of Jones Day, the Summit will be held in conjunction with ATA's 2015 Annual Meeting and Trade Show. The Summit will include educational panels of industry experts, investors, and strategic partners as well as structured networking and opportunities for emerging telemedicine, telehealth, and mHealth companies to present their innovative solutions.
Summit speakers include:
- Eileen Bartholomew, Senior Vice President Prizes, XPRIZE
- Damian Gilbert, CEO, TouchCare
- Lucian Iancovici, Qualcomm Ventures
- Jay Sanders, MD, President and CEO, The Global Telemedicine Group
- Roy Schoenberg, MD MPH, CEO, American Well Systems
- Unity Stoakes, Co-Founder and President, Start-up Health
- Mark M. Tomaino, Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe
- Yulun Wang, CEO, InTouch Health
The summit will follow a Monday morning keynote address by Patrick Soon-Shiong, MD, founder and CEO of the Healthcare Transformation Institute and Nantworks, a South African-American surgeon, medical researcher, businessman, and philanthropist.
Companies in all stages of growth and development—including early-stage—are encouraged to apply for participation in the summit. For information on the selection criteria and application process, please visit http://www.americantelemed.org/ata-2015/program-keynotes/telemedicine-investor-strategic-summit.
Investors, strategic partners, and advisors interested in meeting with selected companies during the round-table sessions should register for the event at http://www.regonline.com/ATA2015 and email requests to participate in the round-table sessions to Abray Stillson (astillson(at)americanntelemed.org). Those interested in just attending the summit for the educational and networking opportunities need only register at http://www.regonline.com/ATA2015.
About ATA 2015 – ATA’s 20th Annual Telemedicine Meeting and Trade Show
For over 20 years, the ATA Annual International Meeting & Trade Show has been the premier forum for healthcare professionals and entrepreneurs in the telemedicine, telehealth and mHealth space. This year's meeting will take place May 2-5, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The world-class, peer reviewed program will include over 500 educational sessions and posters, highlighting the latest innovations, applications and delivery models in telemedicine. The expansive exhibit hall will host over 250 of the leading vendors with groundbreaking remote healthcare technologies and services. Learn more and register at http://www.ATA2015.org
ABOUT THE AMERICAN TELEMEDICINE ASSOCIATION
The American Telemedicine Association is the leading international resource and advocate promoting the use of advanced remote medical technologies. ATA and its diverse membership work to fully integrate telemedicine into healthcare systems to improve quality, equity and affordability of healthcare throughout the world. Established in 1993, ATA is headquartered in Washington, DC. For more information visit http://www.americantelemed.org.
ABOUT JONES DAY
Jones Day is a global law firm with 41 offices in major centers of business and finance throughout the world. Its unique governance system fosters an unparalleled level of integration and contributes to its perennial ranking as among the best in the world in client service. Jones Day provides significant legal representation for almost half of the Fortune 500, Fortune Global 500, and FT Global 500.