ATDC’s Federal Healthcare Innovation Summit

2018-09-12 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hodges Room (Room 335)
Address: 75 5th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA

The Federal Healthcare Innovation Summit featuring the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is an event designed to open doors to the startup and entrepreneurial community. HHS aims to demystify its vision, priorities, and processes while making ways to engage very simple and immediately actionable. ATDC hopes to raise awareness of all the relevant funding, regulatory, and collaborative opportunities from HHS. Together we hope to create new solutions to address some of the most complex public health crises today. 

As part of the day’s agenda, we are inviting entreprenurs to to pitch in a Shark Tank-style event. If you would like to pitch, please click here to apply.


9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Arrivals & Light Breakfast

9:30 AM – 10:10 AM Welcome

10:10 AM – 10:35 AM Food & Drug Administration 

10:35 AM – 11:00 AM Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

11:00 AM – 11:25 AM National Institutes of Health

11:25 AM – 11:45 AM Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

11:45 AM – 12:05 PM Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC)

12:05 PM – 12:55 PM Lunch

12:55 PM – 1:00 PM Shark Tank Overview

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Shark Tank Pitches

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM Close

Due to limited seating and catering needs, preregistration for this event is required.

We hope you will join us for a complementary event following the Federal Healthcare Innovation Summit. The Silence the Shame: Bringing Together Technology, Entertainment, and Academia to Address Mental Health for Suicide Prevention Month will take place from 5 pm – 8:30 pm also in Tech Square. You can click here for more details.

Click here to register for the Federal Healthcare Innovation Summit.

Related upcoming events

  • 2020-10-20 6:30 pm - 2020-10-20 10:00 pm

    Please join us for ATDC's Double Vision Event on Tuesday, October 20th starting at 6:30 pm.

    We are doubling the celebration as we honor the 2020 ATDC graduating companies and commemorate the 40th anniversary of the ATDC's founding via multiple activities including exhibitions, movies, and entertainment.

    And we are doubling the ways you can join the festivities: you can livestream the event or attend the drive-in experience at The Springs Cinema & Tap House.

    Here are the details:

    • 6:30 pm Drive-thru Check In Opens & Livestream Begins
    • 6:35 pm ATDC History & Graduate Exhibits Open & Virtual Exhibit Tour Begins
    • 6:40 pm ATDC House Band “The Entrepreneurs” Perform
    • 7:00 pm Kick off of the program and premiere of ATDC's movie
    • 7:30 pm Livestreaming ends and drive-in guests will enjoy the 80s hit movie Ghostbusters

    About Drive-In Tickets

    Our in-person venue has space for 100 cars, so tickets will be limited and are expected to sell out.

    • On September 11th, we will be inviting ATDC Portfolio members and special guests to purchase their early access ticket through a special email invitation.
    • On September 18th, we will release any remaining tickets for the general public.

    A car pass costs $99 dollars and includes up to two people. Tickets for additional passengers can be purchased as "add-ons" for $50 per person. A drive-in ticket includes:

    • Drive-by tours of 2020 graduate exhibit and ATDC's 40-year history exhibit
    • Entertainment by The Entrepreneurs
    • Premiere of ATDC movie
    • Screening of the 1984 movie Ghostbusters
    • Gift bag per person
    • Food and drink vouchers (valued at $30 per person)

    About Livestreaming Tickets

    Livestreaming is free. Attendees will receive the link to tune-in after registering. A livestreaming ticket includes:

    • Video tours of 2020 graduate exhibit and ATDC's 40-year history exhibit
    • Entertainment by The Entrepreneurs
    • Premiere of ATDC movie


    Register on Eventbrite by clicking here.