Get ready for even bigger and better connections. At this year’s summit, you can make meaningful connections with the right members.
Take advantage of the dedicated networking time with a variety of members in attendance - from C-suite leaders to service line clinicians and supply chain decision makers – who are eager to partner to discuss new and innovative solutions to reduce costs, improve outcomes and transform healthcare.
We are excited to meet your needs through deeper and more robust partnerships, both with Vizient® and our members, while leveraging our sourcing, data and expertise to drive growth for your organization. Together, we’re stronger.
The Vizient Connections Summit is our pinnacle event, and we want to give our sponsor partners valuable opportunities to make real connections, have fun and maximize brand exposure.
Included in your registration:
Member | Supplier Connect – dedicated networking time with Vizient members
Vizient Staff | Supplier Connect dedicated networking time with Vizient staff
General sessions with notable speakers
Outdoor networking reception on Monday evening with Vizient members and staff at the new Wynn Grand Pavilion
Supplier celebration awards reception, dinner and party
Breakfast and lunches Monday - Wednesday
Individual Registration Fees Before Sept. 9: $4,300
Individual Registration Fees After Sept. 9: $6,500
Individual Registration Fees Onsite: $6,500
Guest fee: $200
*All registration fee payments are due by Sept. 9th in order to obtain the $4,300 pricing. There are no refunds or substitutions after Sept. 9th including guest fees.
Group registration discount (5-10): -$300 per person
Group registration discount (11+): -$500 per person
Diverse supplier discount: -$700
Member | Supplier Connect
Vizient Staff | Supplier Connect
Make plans to attend the Member | Supplier Connect and Vizient Staff | Supplier Connect on Monday and Tuesday where you have the opportunity to connect directly with Vizient members and member-facing staff. Prior to the Summit you will receive a list of the specific member organizations that will be available to meet with along with their initiatives and current challenges.
We heard your feedback! The Member | Supplier Connect will be revamped this year with a new and improved format including:
Dedicated networking time, no appointments required
Targeted audiences each day
An open concept floor plan with vibrant colors
Food & drink stations
Soft seating areas
In addition, the member groups will be separated so you can better target and visit with the most appropriate members with ample time to do so. Monday afternoon will be spent with Vizient’s key accounts and Children's Hospital Association (CHA) members. Tuesday morning will be spent with Vizient’s independent community hospital accounts and Provista.
Tuesday, Sept. 20
9:45 – 10:25 a.m. Supplier Session 1
10:35 – 11:15 a.m. Session Session 2
2:45 – 3:45 p.m. Joint Member/Supplier Session
Come ready for insights into collaboration, partnerships, and differentiated outcomes during our supplier education sessions.
After these sessions, you will better understand and learn:
How Vizient providers and suppliers approach partnerships and initial steps you can take to identify and establish key processes
What is top of mind for health systems as they consider the ideal supplier partner and why health care providers are thinking differently and expecting more from their suppliers
How health systems are urgently moving patients to alternative settings of care and how you can better partner to support specific growth
Supplier Diversity Reception Monday, Sept. 19 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Vizient's Supplier Diversity and Community Contracting Program supports members to achieve their health equity and local economic impact goals. Please join us for the annual Supplier Diversity Reception on Monday, September 19th at the Summit. All attendees interested in this small, exclusive event with supply chain leaders should join us for a networking reception with an activity all are sure to enjoy.
Summit Orientation For Suppliers
You’ve taken the first step by registering and attending our annual Summit — now let us guide you on how to make the most of your time. Whether you are a first-time or a long-standing attendee, you’ll benefit from this session as we:
Share our strategy to enhance supplier partnerships through our performance improvement capabilities
Highlight key sessions to attend to receive optimal value and opportunities
Provide best practices for your Connect sessions with Vizient staff and members
Speakers and credentials:
Bryan Grossman, SVP, Strategic Supplier Performance
Bryan Winkler, Associate Principal, Supplier Performance
Where do i send my check payment?
Please mail you check to:
Vizient Supply - Bank of America Lock Box Services
1950 N Stemmons FWY
Dallas, TX 75207
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