Please note that this schedule is still subject to change. Please check back periodically to review for updates.

Monday, September 25
7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Registration Open

7:00 am - 6:30 pm

Private Meeting Rooms Open

7:30 am - 9:30 am

Networking Breakfast

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

General Sessions – Times below are still being confirmed with speakers and might shift slightly

 

9:30 am – 10:00 am

How Drug Channel Disruption Will Alter Pharmacy Benefit Management

Adam Fein, President, Pembroke Consulting, Inc. & Chief Executive Officer, Drug Channels Institute

 

10:00 am – 10:30 am

Biosimilars, Personalization, and Earnings Distortions as Key Drivers of the Drug Industry: The Long View from Wall Street

Ronny Gal, Senior Analyst, Global Specialty Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology, Sanford Bernstein

 

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Trends in Employer/Payer/Plan Sponsor Benefit Designs (draft title, might move to Tuesday)

Kevin Host, President & Chief Operating Officer, PSG & Artemetrx Solutions

 

11:00 am – 11:30 am

A Recent Insider’s Candid Assessment of Drug Trend and Marketplace Challenges (draft title)

David Pyott, Formerly Chief Executive Officer, Allergan

 

11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Thinking outside the Box: The Need for Disruption and Innovation (draft title)

Mostafa Kamal, Chief Executive Officer, Magellan Rx Management

 

Conference Moderator: Betty Nguyen, Anchor and Journalist, NBC News & MSNBC

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Networking Lunch & Member Company Lunch Receptions

Monday lunch: Humana, MedImpact, OptumRx, Prime

Tuesday breakfast: Magellan Rx

Tuesday lunch: Aena, CVS Health, Express Scripts

1:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Afternoon is open for private meetings and networking

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Cocktail and Dinner Reception with Live Music

Tuesday, September 26
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Registration Open

7:00 am - 8:00 pm

Private Meeting Rooms Open

7:30 am - 9:00 am

Networking Breakfast & Magellan Rx Breakfast Reception

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

General Sessions – Times below are still being confirmed with speakers and might shift slightly

 

9:00 am – 9:15 am

The Political and Policy Environment of Healthcare (draft title)

Mark Merritt, President & Chief Executive Officer, PCMA

 

9:15 am – 9:45 am

PBM Leadership Address: Topic is TBA

Tim Wentworth, Chief Executive Officer & President, Express Scripts

 

9:45 am – 10:30 am

The Ramifications of Government Inaction on Ever-Increasing Drug Prices (draft title)

Troy Brennan, Executive Vice President & Chief Medical Officer, CVS Health

Jim Meyers, Executive Vice President, Commercial Operations, Gilead Sciences

Moderator: TBA

 

10:30 am – 11:15 am

Challenges in Payment and Delivery Systems for Some Novel Therapies (draft title)

Jim Clement, Executive Director, Cost of Care and Supply Chain Strategy, Aetna

John Furey, Chief Operating Officer, Spark Therapeutics

Moderator: Tom Knox, President, Fathom Healthcare Solutions

 

11:15 am – 11:45 am

Dispelling the Myths Around Value-based Contracting Today (draft title)

Everett Neville, Senior Vice President, Supply Chain and Specialty, Express Scripts

 

Conference Moderator: Betty Nguyen, Anchor and Journalist, NBC News & MSNBC

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Networking Lunch & Member Company Lunch Receptions

Monday lunch: Humana, MedImpact, OptumRx, Prime

Tuesday breakfast: Magellan Rx

Tuesday lunch: Aena, CVS Health, Express Scripts

1:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Afternoon is open for private meetings and networking

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Cocktail and Dessert Reception