World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress

Get out of your office and out of your comfort zone…

The Medical Tourism Association® and Medical Tourism Magazine® are proud to bring you the new format of the World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress focused on innovation and disruption in the Medical Tourism industry. HEALTHCARE ЯEVOLUTION. After 10 years we are going big - big ideas, big disruption big buyers. With a goal to bring in more buyers of medical tourism then years of before and who spend over $1 billion USD annually in medical tourism. The MTA was created over 10 years ago and it’s time to stop doing things the way they have always been. It’s time for the industry to scale and grow responsibly. That requires innovative ideas and disruptive new companies. Come network and meet the best hospitals in the world plus new buyers implementing medical tourism into their self-funded and fully insured programs, new governments and new insurance companies implementing medical tourism, wellness travel and direct contracting.
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WMTC ORLANDO 2018 AGENDA

08:00 am - 05:00 pm

Medical Tourism Workshop | Core CMTP

The Certified Medical Tourism Professional® Workshop is a comprehensive body of knowledge that covers core competencies required of individual professionals in various roles in the Medical Tourism and Medical Travel Industry. Through an online exam, participants will have the opportunity to earn the CMTP Professional Designation after covering the 9 core modules of the workshop. Upon passing the CMTP exam and earning the CMTP Designation, participants will be awarded a 3 Year Designation and complimentary individual MTA membership. Both benefits will provide ongoing education resources and individual discounts.

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

MARKET DISRUPT: A VENTURE PITCH EVENT | Healthcare Startups Looking Connect with Investors

Global Healthcare Ventures joins forces with Global Healthcare Resources to showcase early/mid-stage companies with high-growth market potential. This annual event attracts up to 2,000 participants from all areas of medical industry including top executives.
During the Early/Mid-Stage Venture Pitch Event, presenting Startup Healthcare companies will have the opportunity to compete for a valuable prize package, exposure and first-hand insight from our experienced panelist of judges. LEARN MORE.

Max-Hooper
Dr. Max W. Hooper Managing Director - Merging Traffic
Jessica-Zeaske
Jessica Zeaske Director of Healthcare Investment - GE Ventures, Healthcare
Jonathan-new
Jonathan Edelheit, JD Chairman & Co-Founder - Global Healthcare Resources
Renee
Renée-Marie Stephano Founder & Chief Executive Officer - Global Healthcare Resources
Mark-Long
Mark Long Director, University of Florida Incubation Services - UF INNOVATE | Sid Martin Biotech and The Hub

01:30 pm - 03:30 pm

MARKET DISRUPT: A VENTURE PITCH EVENT | Startups Looking to Reach Employers

Global Healthcare Ventures joins forces with Global Healthcare Resources to showcase early/mid-stage companies with high-growth market potential. This annual event attracts up to 2,000 participants from all areas of medical industry including top executives.
During the Early/Mid-Stage Venture Pitch Event, presenting Startup Healthcare companies will have the opportunity to compete for a valuable prize package, exposure and first-hand insight from our experienced panelist of judges. LEARN MORE.

Thomas
Thomas Sondergeld Vice President HRIS, Global Benefits & Mobility - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)1
Samanntha-DuBridge
Samanntha DuBridge VP, Global Benefits and Employee Mobility - Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
bernie
Bernie Knobbe VP, Global Benefits - AECOM
Sally-Luck
Sally Luck Wellness Team Lead, Human Resources & Benefits – Baylor College of Medicine (BCM)
Jesse-Gavin
Jesse Gavin Wellness Team Lead, Human Resources & Benefits – Baylor College of Medicine (BCM)

02:00 pm - 05:00 pm

PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP (P3) SUMMIT

This event welcomes top Government Officials from across the globe, covering topics such as attracting foreign investments, positioning for economic growth, optimization of the healthcare infrastructure, destination attractiveness, addressing the immediate health concerns, success stories, and challenges different countries face.

02:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Global Healthcare Accreditation Board Meeting

Karen-Timmons
Karen Timmons CEO - GLOBAL HEALTHCARE ACCREDITATION PROGRAM
Bill-Cook
Bill Cook DIR, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT - GLOBAL HEALTHCARE ACCREDITATION

03:30 pm - 05:30 pm

MARKET DISRUPT: A VENTURE PITCH EVENT | Startups Looking to Reach Consultants

Global Healthcare Ventures joins forces with Global Healthcare Resources to showcase early/mid-stage companies with high-growth market potential. This annual event attracts up to 2,000 participants from all areas of medical industry including top executives.
During the Early/Mid-Stage Venture Pitch Event, presenting Startup Healthcare companies will have the opportunity to compete for a valuable prize package, exposure and first-hand insight from our experienced panelist of judges. LEARN MORE.

Chris-Chan
Chris Chan Lead Innovation Imagineer - Mercer Labs
Lee-Lewis
Lee Lewis AVP & Managing Director, Innovation Lab Practice - Arthur J. Gallagher
Ron-Leopold
Dr. Ron Leopold Chief Medical Officer - Lockton Benefits Group

Featured Spekaers

Dr. Ziad Abdulhak
SENIOR MEDICAL ADVISER - UAE EMBASSY Read more.
Dr. Nizar Zein
CHAIRMAN, GLOBAL PATIENT SERVICES - CLEVELAND CLINIC Read more.
Laurent Pochat Cottilloux
Global Head of Health Reinsurance Partnerships, AXA Read more.
Dr. Alejandro Cambiaso Rathe MD, MBA
President and Founder - Dominican Association of Health Tourism Read more.
Dr. Delroy Jefferson
Medical Director - Cayman Island Health Services Authority Read more.
Suratjon Normurodov
Regional Manager - Avicenna Medical Travel, LLC Read more.
Hany Onsy Demian
Medical Tourism Manager- Boodai Medical Company - Kuwait Read more.
Dr. Omotunde Senbanjo
CEO - Tunadel Medical Tours Limited Read more.

Why Attend This year?

Who Attends

Hospitals

Facilitator

Facilitators

Facilitator

Self-Funded Employers

Insurance

Insurance companies

government (2)

Governments

Health authorities

Health Authorities and Attaches

MInistries

Ministries of Health, Tourism and Economic Development

technology

Technology companies

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