Executive Conference

HIDA Executive Conference


Save The Date! March 14-17, 2022 | Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa, FL

Strategic Education And Networking For Executives

The HIDA Executive Conference is a member-only event for leaders involved in healthcare distribution, manufacturing, group purchasing, and related services. The 2022 Executive Conference will be an in-person, live event held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Past speakers included Ambassador Deborah Birx, M.D, Former White House Coronavirus Coordinator, Alan Beaulieu of ITR Economics, Nahid Bhadelia, M.D., of the Boston Medical Center, and more. Presentation topics included the lessons learned from COVID-19, how the country and world are preparing for the next pandemic, and market-focused breakout sessions.

COVID's Lasting Impacts On Healthcare Market Dynamics: CEO Perspectives
Is The Next Pandemic Around The Corner - And Are We Ready?

Beyond COVID: Leveraging The Economic Upturn
Stockpiles: Right-Sizing Reserves at Every Level
7 Reasons To Attend
  1. Discuss learnings from COVID-19 with thought leaders from across the healthcare supply chain
  2. Get business-focused economic advice from HIDA members’ favorite economist, Alan Beaulieu
  3. Step back from day-to-day business challenges and focus on big-picture challenges and opportunities
  4. Gain insights on what’s ahead for your market segment
  5. Participate in ShareGroups for an open exchange with leaders in similar roles
  6. Network with colleagues and industry partners
  7. Envision and prepare for a better normal for healthcare supply chain, post-COVID

Who Should Attend:

Executives in roles such as...
  • Supply chain or operations
  • Sales and marketing
  • Category management
  • National accounts
  • Owners and C-suite executives
...from organizations across the end-to-end supply chain
  • Healthcare distributors
  • Healthcare manufacturers
  • Health systems and hospitals
  • Group purchasing organizations
  • Technology firms

The HIDA Executive Conference is open to members in executive roles and invited healthcare provider leaders.

Kudos From Past HIDA Event Attendees

“HIDA always provides a great platform, no matter the circumstance, to learn from industry and government experts while having a chance to meet with many of the key people in our industry.”
Bill McLaughlin Jr., CEO, IMCO, Inc.

“Moderated educational sessions with Q&A were excellent!”
Jim Poggi, Director of Vendor Relations, AvMedical

“The opportunity to engage across all spectrums of our business and hear from thought leaders is hugely beneficial.”
Tim Durnal, Manager Distribution Partners, Beckman Coulter

Distributor Member Contact:

Kelley Taft»
Senior Director of Membership
HIDA, 703-838-6127

Manufacturer Contact:

Cindy Chen, MS»
Sr. Manager, Associates Program
HIDA, 703-838-6114

Sponsorship Contact:

Esha Bell

Esha Bell»

Senior Manager, Conferences

Event Contact:

Stephanie Reed, MS»
Director, Education
HIDA, 703-838-6105

The HIDA Executive Conference is a member-only event for leaders involved in healthcare distribution, manufacturing, group purchasing, and related services. For more information about the event or becoming a member or an associate, please contact HIDA.

The Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA) is committed to a respectful and safe experience for all participants, regardless of race, ethnicity, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. HIDA does not tolerate discrimination, intolerance, harassment, or aggression at any HIDA event, either in person or via electronic communications. Any discriminatory, harassing, inappropriate, or aggressive behavior should be reported to an employee of HIDA or to the event staff immediately. Anyone engaged in inappropriate behavior is subject to removal from the event at HIDA’s discretion.