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Special Events

PWH Leadership Workshop | Women Leaders In Supply Chain

Friday, October 15 | 1:00–2:00pm ET
Women are stepping into supply chain leadership positions more and more each day – and they are excelling. They are making advances in supply chain innovation, and improving business performance, and closing the gender gap. In this session, a panel of supply chain leaders will address:

  • Their leadership journey
  • The impact of women leaders in the healthcare supply chain
  • The future role of women in supply chain
Christine Arme

Christine Arme, VP, Healthcare Systems & Strategic Channels, 3M

Susan Morris

Susan Morris, Director, Supply Chain Management, MedStar Montgomery

Charlotte Perkins

Charlotte Perkins, Vice President, Supplier and Portfolio Management, Owens & Minor

Vicky Lyle

Vicky Lyle
Vice President, Industry Associations
Owens & Minor

Professional Women in Healthcare (PWH)

Independent Distributors Summit | The Essentials For A Cyber Security Strategy And Distributed Workforce To Keep You And Your Employees Safe

Friday, October 15 | 1:00–2:00pm ET
Cyberattacks are a threat for businesses of all sizes, but they can be especially devastating for smaller ones. Many organizations know cybersecurity is important – but the true risks to the business often don’t become apparent until an attack actually succeeds. Join us as we discuss fundamental steps to keep your business and employees safe from cybercrime.

  • The 5 most critical components of a strong cybersecurity strategy
  • Increased risks created by remote work, and how to mitigate them
  • First steps to take
Nick Just

Nick Just
VP of Commercial Strategic Development
TechGuard Security

Conference Breaks

Wednesday, October 13 | Networking Break | 1:30–2:00pm ET
Meet other attendees for 3 minutes each during our speed networking session. Use this time to connect with new partners and exchange contact information.

Thursday, October 14 | Comedy Break | 12:35–1:00pm ET
Take a break and watch stand-up comedian Moody McCarthy deliver a comedy show just for HIDA.

Conference Breaks Sponsored By: Medline


View the Schedule of Events for a complete list of events, networking, and learning.

Questions? Contact HIDA:

Stephanie Reed, MS»

Director, Education
HIDA, 703-838-6105