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NHHPC Workshop: Innovation through Co-Development - Engaging Partners
July 30, 2014

[image-51][image-133]NHHPC members are invited to join us for the 5th annual workshop on Innovation through Co-development: Engaging Partners, to be held Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 in Houston, TX.  This year we will explore ways to successfully engage partners and stakeholders, global strategies for collaborative innovation, and models for co-development that advance innovation.  Plan to join fellow NHHPC members and special guests to kick off the event at the networking reception on Wednesday, Sept. 17 from 6-8pm.    Registration is open now!

We have a great line-up of keynote speakers:

  • Ellen Ochoa, Center Director, NASA Johnson Space Center
  • Scott Parazynski, Director and Chief Medical Officer, UTMB Center for Polar Medical Operations 
  • Robert C. Robbins, President and Chief Executive Officer, Texas Medical Center
  • Gene Kranz, leader of the team of flight directors who brought the Apollo 13 spaceship safely back to Earth
  • Dwayne Spradlin, Chief Executive Officer, Health Data Consortium 

Keynote speaker biographies

The program also features interactive break-out sessions and an expert panel on co-development, including:

  • Jerry Baker, Chief Executive Officer, HIT Application Solutions
  • Mark Hampson, Chief Innovation Officer, Satellite Applications Catapult
  • Bill Kernick, Chief Technology Officer, GE Ventures & Healthymagination
  • Ty Rollin, Chief Technology Officer, Mobiquity 
  • Walter Ulrich, Chief Executive Officer, Houston Technology Center 

View the workshop agenda which includes meeting and networking reception information.  There is no cost to attend, but members must register to participate!

Information on Venues and Local Accommodations:

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Houston Technology Center Midtown
Named by Forbes' as one of "Ten Technology Incubators Changing the World" the Houston Technology Center is the largest technology business incubator and accelerator in Texas.
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Dr. Ellen Ochoa
Dr. Ellen Ochoa, Director, Johnson Space Center.
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Mr. Gene Kranz
Mr. Gene Kranz
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Dr. Scott Parazynski
Dr. Scott Parazynski
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Mr. Dwayne Spradlin
Mr. Dwayne Spradlin
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BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC)
The BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC) is an innovative space where scientists and educators from Rice University and other Texas Medical Center institutions work together to perform leading research that benefits human medicine and health.
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