The Lake Nona Impact Forum is committed to unlocking innovation to create sustainable health communities and advance quality of life by exploring the intersections of wellness, sustainable living and education.
An invitation-only event, the Lake Nona Impact Forum convenes over 250 thought leaders from business, academia, government and industry sectors who are driving creative, innovative health and wellness solutions, which move the needle on health care expenditures nationally and globally.
Drawing nationally recognized speakers, past events have included: Alex Gorsky, CEO & Chairman, Johnson & Johnson; John Chambers, CEO, Cisco; Sanjay Gupta, MD, Chief Medical Correspondent , CNN; Arianna Huffington, Chair, President and Editor-in-Chief, Huffington Post Media Group; and The Honorable Robert McDonald, US Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
Committed to Inspiring Health Innovation, the Lake Nona Impact Forum creates an intimate experience for thoughtful and collaborative conversation that can lead to action.
The event is set in Lake Nona, a 17-square-mile integrated community designed from scratch in Orlando, home to one of the fastest-growing life sciences clusters in the nation and serves as a model for the design of a comprehensive, healthy community.
Date: February 16th (Thursday)
Location: UF Research & Academic Center
Deepak Chopra, MD, FACP - Moderator : Founder of The Chopra Foundation, Chopra Center for Wellbeing, is a world-renowned pioneer in mind-body medicine & author of over 80 books
James Mault, MD, FACS - Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Qualcomm Life
Marc Leibowitz - Global Head, Health Tech, Johnson & Johnson
Prakash Raman - Executive Development, LinkedIn
Ryan Olohan - National Industry Director, Healthcare at Google
Simon MacGibbon - Co-Founder & Managing Director at BCG Digital Ventures
Renata Mutis Black - Founder of Seven Bar Foundation and Empowered By You
David Hertz, FAIA - Sustainability Architect, Inventor & Educator - Studio of Environmental Architecture
Via Humagram (Los Angeles): Michelle Rodriguez, American actress, screenwriter, and Travis Brewer , Finalist American Nina Warrior, World Callisthenic.org Champion of the “Battle of the Bars” competition.
Poonacha Machaiah - Co-Founder & CEO Jiyo & 'Internet of Wellbeing' Initiative