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Every year, data leaders, practitioners and visionaries from across the globe and industries join Data + AI Summit to discuss the latest trends in big data. For data teams in the Healthcare and Life Sciences industry, we’re excited to announce a full agenda of Healthcare and Life Science sessions. Leaders from Humana, Providence St. Joseph, Takeda, CMS and other industry organizations will share how they are using data to improve health equity, power real-time patient insights, accelerate drug discovery and innovate with real-world data.

Healthcare and Life Sciences Industry Forum

Join us on Thursday, May 27 at 11am PT for our Healthcare and Life Sciences Forum at Data + AI Summit. During our capstone event, you’ll have the opportunity to join keynotes and panel discussions with data analytics and AI leaders on the most pressing topics in the industry. Here’s a rundown of what attendees will get to explore:

Data + AI Summit 2021 Healthcare Keynote with CEO Carolyn MagillKeynote
In this keynote, Carolyn Magill, CEO of Aetion, will share her perspectives on how real-world evidence is changing the way the world thinks about and delivers healthcare.

Panel Discussion
Join our esteemed panel of data and AI leaders from some of the biggest names in healthcare, insurance and pharma as they discuss how data is being used to improve patient engagement, access to care and discovery of new treatments.

Healthcare and Life Sciences Tech Talks

Here’s an overview of some of our most highly-anticipated Healthcare and Life Sciences sessions at this year’s summit:

RWE and Patient Analytics
In this talk, analytics leaders from Sanofi will discuss real-world data (RWD) – specifically how it is generated, what value it drives for life sciences and what kind of analytics are performed – and how they’re unlocking insights buried within RWD with the Databricks Lakehouse platform.
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Entity Resolution using Patient Records
Learn how the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), a large Federal agency and the nation’s biggest healthcare payer, uses natural language processing to clean-up their claims data and power advanced analytics use cases on Databricks.
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Empowering Real Time Patient Care through Spark Streaming
Takeda’s Plasma Derived Therapies (PDT) business is on a journey to provide real-time patient insights to their clinics around the nation. Come hear how they are building a reliable streaming analytics environment with Databricks, AWS and Delta Lake.
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FlorenceAI: Reinventing data science in the cloud
How does one of the largest health insurers use machine learning to improve member benefits? Join this session to learn how Humana is unleashing the power of AI with Azure Databricks and MLFlow.
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From Vaccine Management to ICU Planning: Unlocking the Power of Data
Data has been a critical asset in the fight against COVID-19. The Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP), a nonprofit healthcare information exchange (HIE) whose customers include states like Maryland and providers such as Johns Hopkins, knows this better than anyone. Learn how they built a health Lakehouse on Databricks to support a wide range of critical use cases during the pandemic.
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Check out the full list of Healthcare and Life Sciences talks at Summit.

Demos on Popular Data + AI Use Case in Healthcare and Life Sciences

In addition to all these great sessions, make sure catch these live demos on the hottest data analytics and AI use cases in the industry:

  • Building a health lakehouse to improve patient insights
  • Processing EHR records in real-time with Smolder
  • Solving the n+1 problem in Genomics with Glow and Delta Lake
  • Improving drug discovery with QSAR models at scale
  • Predicting opioid misuse with SQL Analytics
  • Analyzing healthcare claims data

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