Upcoming Conferences

SI 2023 Annual Conference: Beyond Zero-Sum: Committing to the Infinite Game

April 12, 2023 - April 14, 2023

Beyond Zero-Sum: Committing to the Infinite Game Workforce Burnout and Shortages Next Generation Virtual and Digital Care Models Accountability for Quality, Cost, and Equity Outcomes April 12-14, 2023, Westin Kierland, Scottsdale, AZ Today’s healthcare ecosystem is constantly evolving, and for health systems it’s far less about winning and losing than it is about morphing and improving continu...

Previous Conferences

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SI 2022 Annual Conference: Face Your Future: Healthcare’s Digital Race

April 20, 2022 - April 22, 2022

Face Your Future: Healthcare’s Digital Race Addressing “affordability” to minimize financial harm Delivering “mass personalization” Forging partnerships and refining platforms Restoring and renewing healthcare’s workforce April 20-22, 2022, Westin Kierland, Scottsdale, AZ Facing the Future…Together Healthcare’s digital race requires stamina, innovation and interdependence to build ...

SI 2021 Fall Symposium – Cracking the Code: Healthcare 2025

November 16, 2021 - November 19, 2021

Trying to "crack the code" for healthcare’s future? Our 2021 Fall Symposium offers the blueprints for success! The future of primary care. The need for clinical innovation. The role of public health. DEI. AI. High-tech disruptors. Economic recovery. The new data-driven, real-time system of health has multiple moving parts: How are you assembling them to fit your organization’s vision for the f...

// cancelled // SI 2020 Annual Conference “In Real Life: Digital Transformation and Patient Care”

April 1, 2020 - April 3, 2020

After careful consideration and discussion with our Members, we have decided not to reschedule the SI 2020 Annual Conference.  We understand the impact the coronavirus is having on your organization and are respectful of the time you need to deal with this outbreak. Please mark your calendars for April 7-9, 2021 in Scottsdale at the Westin Kierland for our next SI Annual Conference. In the mean...

SI 2019 Annual Conference | Consumer-Centric Healthcare: IT Models for the Future

April 10, 2019 - April 12, 2019

The future was on the minds of CEOs and other health-system leaders from Scottsdale Institute member organizations as they tackled consumerism, digital health and even the politics of healthcare at the Camelback Inn in Scottsdale, Arizona during our 26th Annual Conference.  See the SI 2019 Annual Conference Summary for more details! The healthcare industry is in the midst of transforming itself...

SI 2018 Annual Conference – 25th Anniversary

April 25, 2018 - April 27, 2018

"Breaking the Payment Barrier: From Innovation to Transformation of Healthcare" See agenda |  See conference presentations and listen to audio recordings Conference Speakers John Bardis Eric Brown, PhD Joan Budden Don Calcagno David Classen, MD Amy Compton-Phillips Michelle Conger Jeff Cook Denis Cortese, MD Darren Dworkin Joe Fifer John Glaser, PhD Janet Guptill, FACHE Rod Hochman, MD Tommy In...

2017 The 24th Annual Scottsdale Institute Conference

April 19, 2017 - April 21, 2017

    2017 The 24th Annual Scottsdale Institute Conference"Innovation for Value-Based Care" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa Scottsdale, AZ April 19 - April 21, 2017 Agenda | Bios | Summary |  Photos | Presentation Materials A Light Like No Other - a Tribute to Shelli Williamson highlights SI's achievements under Shelli Williamson's eighteen years of guidance, as celebrated at o...

2016 The 23rd Annual Spring Conference

April 20, 2016 - April 22, 2016

"Managing Health and Care Across the Continuum" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa Scottsdale, AZ April 20 - April 22, 2016 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Audio | Photos

2015 Fall Forum

October 29, 2015 - October 30, 2015

"Connected Care and Connected Communities" Hosted by Seton Healthcare Family/Ascension Health Austin, TX Oct 29-30, 2015 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Audio | Photos  

2015 The 22nd Annual Spring Conference

April 29, 2015 - May 1, 2015

"Partnerships for New Models of Health" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa Scottsdale, AZ April 29 - May 1, 2015 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Audio | Photos

2014 Fall Forum

October 23, 2014 - October 24, 2014

"Innovations for Improving Health and Care" Hosted by Florida Hospital Celebration Health, Adventist Health System Celebration, FL Oct 23-24, 2014 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Video | Photos

2014 The 21st Annual Spring Conference

April 23, 2014 - April 25, 2014

"Moving from Volume to Value" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa Scottsdale, AZ April 23-25, 2014 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Audio | Photos

2013 Fall Forum

October 25, 2013 - October 26, 2013

"Creating the Comprehensive Patient Experience" Hosted by UCLA Health System Los Angeles, CA Oct 25-26, 2013 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Audio | Photos  

The Stan Nelson 20th Annual Spring Conference

April 17, 2013 - April 19, 2013

"Moving from Volume to Value" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa Scottsdale, AZ April 17-19, 2013 Agenda | Summary | Presentations and Audio | Bio

2012 Fall Forum

October 25, 2012 - October 26, 2012

"Creating Value through Meaningful Use 2.0" Hosted by Memorial Hermann Healthcare System Houston, TX Oct 25-26, 2012 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Audio |  Photos

2012 Spring Conference

April 18, 2012 - April 20, 2012

"Healthcare Leaders Embrace Reform 2012" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa Scottsdale, AZ April 18-20, 2012 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Audio |  Photos

2011 Fall Forum

October 6, 2011 - October 7, 2011

"Becoming Accountable in Healthcare" St. Vincent Health/Ascension Health Indianapolis, IN October 6-7, 2011 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Audio | Photos

2011 Spring Conference

April 27, 2011 - April 29, 2011

"Healthcare Leaders Embrace Reform 2011" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa Scottsdale, AZ April 27-April 29, 2011 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Audio | Photos

2010 Fall Forum

September 30, 2010 - October 1, 2010

"Enabling Best Practice Care" Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake City Snowbird, UT September 30-October 1, 2010 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Audio

2010 Spring Conference

April 14, 2010 - April 16, 2010

"Healthcare Leaders Embrace Reform" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa Scottsdale, AZ April 14-April 16, 2010 Agenda | Summary | Presentations and Audio | Bios

2009 Fall Forum

September 24, 2009 - September 25, 2009

"Healthcare Reform and Achieving Meaningful Use: The Pivotal Role of Clinical Business Intelligence" Omni Fort Worth Hotel Fort Worth, TX September 24-25, 2009 Agenda | Bios | Summary | Presentations and Audio

2009 Spring Conference

April 29, 2009 - May 1, 2009

"IT Business Case, Value and Cost" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa Scottsdale, AZ April 29-May 1, 2009 Agenda | Summary | Presentations and Audio | Bios

2008 Fall Forum

September 25, 2008 - September 26, 2008

"Realizing the Promise of Healthcare IT" Prentice Women's Hospital at Northwestern Memorial Chicago, IL September 25-26, 2008 Summary | Presentations and Audio  

2008 Spring Conference

April 16, 2008 - April 18, 2008

"IT Enabling Community Care" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort & Spa Scottsdale, AZ April 16-18, 2008 Agenda | Summary | Presentations and Audio  

2007 Fall Forum

September 27, 2007 - September 28, 2007

"Transparency and Interoperability: Connecting to our Consumers" The Ritz-Carlton Buckhead Atlanta, GA September 27-28, 2007 Agenda | Summary | Presentations and Audio  

2007 Spring Conference

April 25, 2007 - April 27, 2007

"Informatics and Technologies Transforming the Delivery of Care" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort Scottsdale, AZ April 25-27, 2007 Agenda | Summary | Presentations and Audio  

2006 Fall Forum

September 28, 2006 - September 29, 2006

"The IT - Quality Link" The Helmsley Park Lane Hotel New York, New York September 28-29, 2006 Agenda | Summary | Presentations and Audio  

2006 Spring Conference

April 5, 2006 - April 8, 2006

"Physician Leadership in Information Technology" Camelback Inn, A JW Marriott Resort Scottsdale, AZ April 5-8, 2006 Agenda | Summary | Presentations and Audio  

2005 Fall Forum

September 15, 2005 - September 16, 2005

"Clinical IT Successes in Community Hospitals: What Works and What Doesn't" Van Andel Institute Grand Rapids, MI September 15-16, 2005 Agenda | Presentations and Audio  

2005 Spring Conference

April 20, 2005 - April 22, 2005

"Measuring Value from IT Investments" Marriott's Camelback Inn Scottsdale, Arizona April 20-22, 2005 Agenda | Presentations and Audio  

2005 Winter Conference

February 3, 2005 - February 4, 2005

"Enabling Ambulatory Patient Centered Care" Intermountain HealthCare Park City, UT February 3-4, 2005 Agenda | Presentations and Audio  

2004 Fall Forum

September 30, 2004 - October 1, 2004

"Advanced Technologies: Advancing Care" Partners HealthCare System Boston, MA September 30-October 1, 2004 Agenda | Summary | Presentations  

2004 Spring Conference

April 14, 2004 - April 16, 2004

"Meeting the Future: The Role of IT and Process Improvement" Marriott's Camelback Inn Scottsdale, Arizona April 14-16, 2004 Agenda | Summary | Presentations  

2003 Fall Forum

October 16, 2003 - October 17, 2003

MD Anderson Cancer Center Houston, TX October 16-17, 2003 Agenda | Summary | Presentations  

2003 Spring Conference

April 3, 2003 - April 5, 2003

"Renovating Healthcare Delivery" Marriott's Camelback Inn Scottsdale, Arizona April 3-5, 2003 Agenda | Presentations  

2002 Fall Forum

October 22, 2002 - October 23, 2002

"Enabling Patient Care and Safety: A Look Ahead" Metropolitan Chicago Hospital Council Conference Center Chicago, Illinois October 22-23, 2002 Agenda | Presentations  

2002 Spring Conference

April 18, 2002 - April 20, 2002

"From Strategy to Reality - Leading the Cultural Transformation" Marriott's Camelback Inn Scottsdale, Arizona April 18-20, 2002 Agenda | Summary | Presentations  

2002 Winter Conference

March 8, 2002 - March 9, 2002

Yarrow Resort Park City, Utah March 8-9, 2002 Agenda | Presentations  

2001 Fall Forum

October 24, 2001 - October 25, 2001

120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2100 Chicago, Illinois October 24-25, 2001 Agenda | Presentations  

2001 Spring Conference

April 4, 2001 - April 6, 2001

Marriott's Camelback Inn Scottsdale, Arizona April 4-6, 2001 Agenda | Summary | Presentations

Todd LaPorte
CEO, HonorHealth
"Our management team took away some great ideas and strategies from the SI Annual Conference. Attending together as a team was invaluable in gaining shared insights from both presentations and informal networking."
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SI 2023 Annual Conference
Apr 12-14

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SI 2024 Annual Conference
Apr 17-19

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SI 2025 Annual Conference
Apr 23-25

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The SI Annual Conference in April in Scottsdale is our premier education and networking event for senior executives from SI member organizations. Convened in a relaxed setting and centered on SI’s informal, intimate and interactive style, the three-day SI Annual Conference focuses on sharing innovative, IT-enabled strategies to transform the delivery of health and wellness.