San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join the most prominent agencies and leaders from the worlds of health and pharma communications for a morning of networking and eye-opening talks that look at the intersection of health, creativity and tech.
Speakers will examine winning work from Lions Health plus the newest industry trends and findings from the Omnicom MedTech Expo to give an insight into the industry’s future. You will also hear from the jury members in the 'Inside the Jury Room' session.
The morning concludes with a dedicated networking session where you will have the opportunity to ask questions and share your experiences.
You will also meet both the Cannes Lions Awards Director and the Senior Awards Manager for Lions Health to get insights on how to create compelling entries and how judging works at Cannes.
9.30 – 10.00 – Breakfast
10.00 - Welcome
Louise Benson, Executive Festival Director, Lions Health
Sarah Thorpe, Director of Advertising, Healthcare, New York Times
10.10 - Change-Centric Creativity
Kathleen Starr, behavioral psychologist, inVentiv Health Communications
Susan Perlbachs, Executive Director, GSW
10.30 - FutureHealth – what’s driving change in healthcare technology?
Mary Ann Belliveau, Director of Sales, Twitter
David Blair, Head of Industry Health, Google
Jo Ann Saitta (moderator), Chief Digital Officer, Omnicom Health Group
Chris Ackerson, Senior Offering Manager, IBM Watson
11.00 - The Key to Winning Gold: Building Meaningful Relationships
Andrew Mackenzie, CMO UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual
Jeanie Caggiano, EVP/Executive Creative Director and Business Lead, Leo Burnett
11.20 - Inside the Jury Room – what do they really get up to in there?
Jamie Anning, Senior Awards Manager, Lions Health
Peter Matheson Gay, Executive Creative Director, Weber Shandwick
Anne de Schweinitz, Managing Director, Global Healthcare at FleishmanHillard
11:45 - Event ends
The event is supported by The New York Times. Thank you!
When & Where
Bringing together professionals from across healthcare and pharma communications, Lions Health seeks to challenge norms and motivate change in these highly innovative yet fiercely regulated industries. From chief creative officers to digital medicine leaders, a host of experts examine the intersection of health, creativity and technology, and inspire the industry with fresh, forward-thinking ideas.