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12th Annual Body Computing Conference

"The Decline of HealthCare, the Rise of LifeCare"


Friday, September 28, 2018

Early bird tickets are now on sale!

What is the USC BCC?

For 12 years, a gathering of top thought leaders and innovators in digital health across diverse industries. Compelling content and discussions helping to foster partnerships, investments, and research projects.  Competition winner demos showcasing real world results and intimate networking provide direct access and exposure to innovation. 

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Preliminary Agenda

12th Annual Body Computing Conference

“THE DECLINE OF HEALTHCARE, THE RISE OF LIFECARE”

 Friday, September 28, 2018

8am – 5pm

USC Town & Gown

 8:00am            Registration & Breakfast

8:45am            Open Doors & Seating

9:00am            Opening Remarks: The Decline of HealthCare and Rise of LifeCare

               Leslie Saxon, MD,  Executive Director, USC Center for Body Computing                                            

9:10am           The University Testbed

                            Michael W. Quick, PhD, Provost & Senior VP for Academic Affairs, University of Southern California

9:20am           Digital Health Innovation and the FDA

Bakul Patel, Associate Director for Digital Health, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

9:30am           The Need for Disrupting Bricks and Mortar Healthcare

Thomas E. Jackiewicz, MPH, Senior Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, Keck Medicine of USC

 9:40am           Building the New Warfighter

 Joe L’Etoile, Director, Close Combat Lethality Task Force, Pentagon

9:55am             Panel: How Sports is the new Frontier of Data Use and Ownership

Moderators:   

                Tom Haberstroh, NBA Analyst, ESPN                           

  Angela Ruggiero, CEO, Co-Founder, Sports Innovation Lab

 Panelists:        

                Ryan Capretta, Founder & Director, Proactive Sports Performance

  Paul Robbins, Performance Consultant, Kinexon, NBA, NHL and USTA  

  Sean Sansiveri, VP Business and Legal Affairs, NFLPA

                              Bob Lenaghan, Assistant General Counsel, MLBPA

 10:35am         Results of USC Performance Survey

                             Jillian Kwong, Doctoral Student, USC Annenberg School for Communication

10:45am           BREAK

11:05am           Landmark Study: The Quantified Marine: Embedded Digital Health

                              Glenn Fox, PhD, Head of Program Design Strategy and Outreach, USC Performance Science Institute

                              Daniel Sigala, Reconnaissance Training Company, Advanced Infantry Battalion, SOI-West

                              Brooks DiPaula, Business Development Coordinator, USC Center for Body Computing

                              Josiah Duhaime, Reconnaissance Training Company, Advanced Infantry Battalion, School of                                                         Infantry-West

 Commentators:

Clarke Lethin, Managing Director, USC Center for Creative Technologies  

Randall Hill, PhD, Executive Director, USC Institute for Creative Technologies; Research Professor, USC School of Engineering Computer Science Department

Capt. Jason Retter, Commanding Officer, Reconnaissance Training Company, Advanced Infantry Battalion, SOI-West

Mark Greene, MBA, Director of Development, USC Veterans Programs

 11:45am          Q&A

 12:00pm          Break (Clear Room for Lunch Set-up)

 12:25pm          Lunch Served

   Award Presentations

USC Body Computing Slam - Health Care as a Service

USC Hackathon - Voice Assistants for All (Voice-Computing Applications for Health: Individuals with Developmental Disabilities and Seniors)

 12:40pm           Interview: Mental Resilience

    Amy Morin, LCSW, Author, “13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do”

 Interviewers:  

     Leslie Saxon, MD, Executive Director, USC Center for Body Computing

     Lawrence Jackson, Former Defensive End, Pro-NFL and USC Trojans Football

                                Mark Greene, MBA, Director of Development, USC Veterans Programs

1:10pm               Q&A

1:20pm               Keynote Interview: How the New Healthcare Impacts National Security

Keynote Speaker:       

    Janet Marchibroda, Executive Director & CEO, Council on Health and Innovation, Bipartisan Policy Center

    Gregory Treverton, PhD, Former Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs;                   Member of Council on Foreign Relations

    Leslie Saxon, MD, Executive Director, USC Center for Body Computing

1:40pm              Announcement: Release of California Governor's Office Cybersecurity Health IT White Paper

                               Leslie Saxon, MD, Executive Director, USC Center for Body Computing

1:50pm              Panel: How data will drive LifeCare

Moderators:    

    Harel Kodesh, Operating Partner, Silver Lake; Former VP, Predix; Former CTO, GE   Digital LLC

                               Mike Kellen, Chief Technology Officer, Sage Bionetworks                                  

 Panelists:        

                               Jack Po, MD, PhD, Product Manager, Google

                               Bakul Patel, Associate Director for Digital Health, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

                               Josh Walker, Co-Founder and President, Sports Innovation Lab

                               Cyrus Shahabi, Chair, Department of Computer Science, USC Viterbi School of Engineering

                               Sean Vassilaros, Chief Operating Officer, THREAD Research

          

2:30pm              Q&A

2:40pm              BREAK

 3:00pm             Senior LifeCare: Results of the AARP Foundation/Ridesharing Study

                               Leslie Saxon, MD, Executive Director, USC Center for Body Computing

                               Rebecca Ebert, Research Coordinator, USC Keck School of Medicine

Commentator:          

   Paul Irving, Chairman, Center for the Future of Aging, Milken Institute

 3:30pm            Q&A

 3:40pm            Break

 4:00pm            Panel:  In the Driver’s Seat: Digital Health Cars

 Moderators:               

 Joe Perez, Co-Founder, Tastemade & Board Member, USC Center for Body Computing          

Chris Tyberg, Division Vice President, Information Security, Abbott  

Panelists:                    

Dave Albert, MD, Founder, Alivecor

Sohel Merchant, Vehicle Engineering, EVelozcity

 

 4:40pm            Q&A

 4:50pm            Closing Remarks

                              Gregory Treverton, PhD,  Former Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs;                                             Member of Council on Foreign Relations

 5:00pm            RECEPTION

 

 

 


Past Speakers and Attendees

 

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Industry Value Creation

Our conference participants have created almost ½ billion dollars in value for the digital healthcare industry

  • Proteus (spoke at 2012, 2013, 2014) released AMBILIFY MYCITE, an FDA-approved digital pill that is embedded with a sensor.

  • Misfit (CEO speaker and attendee in CBC 2012, 2012, 2014), acquired for $260 million in 2015

  • AliveCor (CEO spoke at 2012-2015, participated in CBC study in 2013 and CEO awarded first Digital Health Innovator Award in 2016, has received $43.5 million in venture funding.

  • Basis participated in the conference in 2012 where we demonstrated how a commercial tablet could be used as a programmer, was acquired by Boston Scientific for $150 million.

 


What People Are Saying

 
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“I am so excited!  I feel now that I’m here, ‘Why did I come in year 11, I wanted to be in on the ground floor?’…What is so exciting about this conference is that you have leaders from various companies, academic institutions, philanthropies all coming together with the common concern of improving health and health outcomes across the lifespan thinking about it in terms of healthspan. I’ve made a number of important connections already today.  I’m coming back!”

Lisa Marsh Ryerson, President AARP Foundation

 
 
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“I’m incredibly impressed, this is my first time here to see what Dr. Saxon has been doing, her passion and her dedication to digital health, a lot of people talk about it, Dr. Saxon really puts this into action and that’s really exciting for us to be part of it.”

Robert Ford, Executive VP, Medical DevicesAbbott

 
 
 
 
 
 
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“This has been an amazing experience for me personally. The network of people here, the commitment by USC in this space is tremendous. It’s also been a tremendous opportunity to meet people beyond just our general scope of what you might think is a natural fit.”

Dan Trigub, Head of Healthcare Partnerships Lyft

 
 
 
 
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“I think that California will be the leader in this [cybersecurity] just because it is in the culture of innovation for all of us to be o the leading edge of technology globally and that is why we think we need to be a part of this conversation with the USC Center for Body Computing to make sure we have recommendations for all health care providers, systems and businesses.”

Sid Voorakkara, Deputy Director, External AffairsCalifornia  Governor’s Office  of Business & Economic Development – GO-Biz

 

Incomparable Speakers

 Some of the thought Leaders from healthcare payers and providers, military and sports, tech, government and entertainment, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs - leading voices in digital health who have spoken at past BCCs.

Some of the thought Leaders from healthcare payers and providers, military and sports, tech, government and entertainment, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs - leading voices in digital health who have spoken at past BCCs.


Past Sponsors and Attendees

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2017 BCC Press Coverage

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By the numbers:

36.8+ million impressions generated

11 media/reporters and 1 TV crew attended

23 media outlets have covered news to date

The USC Body Computing Conference is an industry-leading platform, allowing sponsors to be valued influencers and become a major part of future healthcare.


How to Engage With Us

1. Annual Membership

Become a member of the USC Center for Body Computing and enjoy year-long benefits including high-profile participation at the 12th Annual Global Body Computing Conference

 

 

2. Conference Sponsorship

Support the 12th Annual Global Body Computing Conference with sponsorship that elevates your company’s role in the influencer sphere of digital health

There are numerous sponsor levels.Contact Mona Sobhani, PhD at USC CBC for more details:

Name: Mona Sobhani, Ph.D.

Email: Mona.Sobhani@med.usc.edu