Session ID: 
79

Fueling the Digital Health Innovation Economy Globally

2:30pm - 3:30pm Tuesday, March 6
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
Palazzo G

Description

With over 12 bureaus comprised of 47,000 employees located across 86 countries, the U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce) drives progress in five business facing key goal areas: trade and investment, innovation, environment, data, and operational excellence. Within Commerce, there are two bureaus that fuel the digital health innovation economy. First, the Economic Development Administration’s Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (OIE) aims to foster innovation and the commercialization of new technologies, products, processes, and services domestically. Second, the International Trade Association focuses on Global Markets by advancing U.S. commercial interests through a multitude of opportunities. With a focus on innovation and investment globally, Commerce is in a unique position to fuel the digital health revolution globally.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Identify the components of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s business facing key goal area of innovation
  • Discuss the opportunities both domestically and abroad for healthcare organizations to increase U.S. access globally in investment innovations
  • Examine in detail one partnership designed to fuel innovation through investment.
Continuing Education Credits: 
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

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