The 2023 Connections Summit is where suppliers can shape the solutions for the healthcare industry. This purposeful intention unites us around the shared vision of improving patient care. You’ll have a unique opportunity to connect with healthcare providers, industry experts, and potential partners. Collaborate with industry leaders and decision makers to view the landscape of the healthcare industry from a broader perspective and identify untapped opportunities. You also won’t want to miss the supplier awards, connect sessions, and the all-attendee celebration event on Wednesday night.
Unifying the diversity of our experiences and knowledge accelerates positive change, rallying us around our shared vision: improving healthcare for all patients. Together, we will soar. Take the opportunity to be part of something extraordinary. Register now and join us as we redefine the possibilities of patient care.
Monday, Sept. 18 | 1 – 4 p.m.
The Vizient Staff | Supplier Connect allows you the ability to connect with more than 200 representatives from various business areas including Spend Management Delivery (aka field team), Strategic Sourcing Partnerships and Programs, Provista, Marketing, and Supplier Performance among others.
Tuesday, Sept. 19
Independent Community Hospitals & Provista
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Vizient Key Accounts & Children’s Hospital Association
1 to 5 p.m.
In the Member | Supplier Connect, a reverse expo style networking session, advance your business objectives through individual conversations with more than 700 healthcare professionals that make and influence purchasing decisions at Vizient’s key accounts, independent community market accounts, and members of the Children’s Hospital Association and Provista.
Six-hours of dedicated networking time in the Member | Supplier Connect will be back in action once again with its new and improved format including open networking time -- no appointments required. *Suppliers from sponsor companies receive VIP priority access into Member | Supplier Connect.
Early registration fee: $4,300 per person
Now through Aug. 14
Regular registration fee: $5,400 per person
Aug. 15 through Sept. 15
Onsite registration fee: $6,500 per person
Guest fee: $300
Aug. 30th deadline for refunds. No substitutions after Sept 12th .
*Guest passes will be available for purchase onsite and will allow your travel companion (21+ please) to attend the evening receptions/dinners. No additional meals, events, activities, sessions or any other Summit-related activities are included with the guest pass.
Diverse supplier discount: $700 per registration
*Please contact email@example.com if you believe your organization is eligible for the diverse supplier discount
Group registration discount: $500 per registration for a group of 5 or more
Don’t miss Supplier Awards on Tuesday as we recognize suppliers for their commitment to activate our shared purpose – advancing patient care. This “cocktail chic” evening will include awards and entertainment along with dinner. Learn more
Continue celebrating at the all-attendee celebration event, Wednesday at XS Encore nightclub.
*Please note there is no costume theme at this year's all-attendee celebration.
To help you better plan your time we recommend suppliers arrive on Sunday evening or Monday morning to attend the 11 a.m. Monday supplier summit orientation followed by Vizient Staff | Supplier Connect. For departures we recommend departing Thursday morning to enjoy the all-attendee celebration taking place Wednesday evening.