#1 We’re going to ChicagoLand and Attendance is up 200%
Many of the largest employers and insurance companies in the US are located in Chicago. It is easy for international employers and insurers to travel to, as well as buyers of healthcare from around the world.
#2 Focus on Emerging Regions
This year’s theme is “Patients in Emerging Markets” and it will highlight some of the upcoming largest growth areas of medical tourism in Russia, Ukraine, CIS Countries, China, Japan Africa, the Middle East and GCC regions.
#3 Two New Integrated Conferences
1st International Healthcare Investment Conference
Network with investors as they learn about international investment opportunities in the healthcare sector. http://www.healthcareinvestmentconference.com/
1st International Health & Wellness Conference
This conference will center on the constantly growing health and wellness tourism industry. http://wellnessconference.com/
#4 Partial Integration with the Employer Healthcare Congress
Network with the attendees of the Employer Healthcare Congress, one of the largest US health insurance and healthcare conferences in the country, during shared networking cocktail receptions and other special events.
#5 New and Improved Networking Software
Using our innovative networking software, pre-schedule one on one networking meetings with other attendees to maximize your time at the conference. We worked with former Microsoft employees to develop a completely new system that will make this year’s process easier than ever before.
#6 Top Speakers
We’re bringing in experts from all over the world and from all different industries to speak about the topics that everyone needs to know about. Don’t forget to check back for regular updates!
#7 Buyers of Healthcare VIP Program
This year we have taken a portion of the budget to bring in up to 400 buyers of healthcare, which includes global multinational employers, insurance companies, health insurance agents, travel companies and referring physicians from emerging markets.
#8 Other Great Integrated Conferences
2nd Annual Global Benefits Conference
International insurance companies, expatriate employers, and travel insurers will all be there to network with you http://www.globalbenefitsconference.com/index.html
2nd Annual Healthcare Development Conference
With a focus on the growth of healthcare, building and designing sustainable projects on a global basis, you’ll meet top architects, investors, developers and more. http://www.healthcaredevelopmentconference.com
#9 Exciting VIP Cocktail Receptions
Relax and unwind with a cocktail and entertainment at our themed cocktail receptions every night. Sit back and enjoy the show, hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, and sizzling entertainment. Watch a video of our past events!
#10 We’re Really Global!
We take the “Global” in our name seriously. Last year attendees joined us from 87 different countries and there will be even more this year. Just traveling to that many countries would take YEARS! Luckily you can meet them all in one place over this 3 day conference. See the list of participating countries here.