national disclosure summit on Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Disclosure, Transparency and Aggregate Spend Conference
national disclosure summit on Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Disclosure, Transparency and Aggregate Spend Conference
national disclosure summit on Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Disclosure, Transparency and Aggregate Spend Conference
national disclosure summit on Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Disclosure, Transparency and Aggregate Spend Conference
national disclosure summit on Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Disclosure, Transparency and Aggregate Spend Conference
national disclosure summit on Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Disclosure, Transparency and Aggregate Spend Conference


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GRANTORS & EXHIBITORS

We thank the following Grantors and Exhibitors for their support in helping to make this conference possible.

GRANTORS
DIAMOND

PwC
PwC's Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Industry Group is dedicated to delivering effective solutions to the complex strategic, operational and compliance challenges facing pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies. We provide industry focused assurance, tax and advisory services to build public trust and enhance value for our clients and their stakeholders. More than 180,000 people in 158 countries across our network share their thinking, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and practical advice. For more information visit: www.pwc.com/pharma and www.pwc.com/medtech.


GOLD

Cegedim Relationship Management
Cegedim Relationship Management is the Life Sciences industry's leading global provider of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Regulatory Compliance solutions. Given the recent enactment of diverse compliance and disclosure and transparency regulations across every global market, the pharmaceutical industry is focused on mitigating fines, reputational risks and possible court cases associated with bribery and corruption. However, achieving regulatory compliance and meeting disclosure and transparency requirements can be a complex and costly challenge.

AggregateSpend360, Cegedim Relationship Management's pro-active, web-based application, automates and streamlines the tracking and reporting of all expenditures between Life Sciences companies and healthcare professionals per local, regional and global transparency requirements - such as the US Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (frequently referred to as the Sunshine Act) - and anti-bribery regulations such as the UK Bribery Act and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. This process can be leveraged by accurate customer data management and the integration of a wide range of enterprise applications - CRM, ERP, Finance, Travel & Expense and HR - for in-depth analysis and improved insight. For more information visit www.cegedim.com/compliance or call (888) 336-3748.


Deloitte
You can't predict the future; you can better prepare your business for it. At Deloitte, we focus on helping you transform your vision into health care solutions that work. With more than 70 years of industry experience and the innovation, deep understanding, and commitment of more than 3,000 professionals, we provide a range of technical and advisory services to help clients transform their organizations. Our approach can deliver strategies that take the shape of your business goals, today and into tomorrow. To learn more, visit www.deloitte.com/us/lifesciences.

BRONZE

AHM
AHM is the leading global provider of technology-enabled services designed to manage compliant interactions with healthcare professionals for the highly regulated pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device industries. Our patented systems are installed with the top pharmaceutical and biotech companies worldwide and used by tens of thousands of industry sales representatives, managers and healthcare professionals.

AHM offers the most robust enterprise-wide meeting and event management system available to the industry, providing turn-key solutions for all HCP interaction types, ensuring quality and timely inputs into aggregate spend and transparency systems. Our web-based technology proactively manages compliance requirements to ensure your needs are met. AHM support capabilities include KOL identification and validation, Fair Market Value administration, nominations and contracting, training, scheduling and travel arrangements, compliance monitoring, payments, reimbursements and evaluations.

For more information visit www.ahmdirect.com or contact Wayne Baker, Sr. Vice President & Chief Sales Officer, (908) 393-8820.


Davis Wright Tremaine
Those of us in the Davis Wright Tremaine health care practice group devote nearly all of our time to industry-specific matters. This allows us to develop niche practices within the field that serve needs unique to the health care market. We also understand the business issues and regulatory developments that affect health care delivery and compliance, and as a unified team we can match the attorney with the niche expertise that best addresses client needs. For more information visit our website at www.DWT.com.


Epstein Becker Green
Epstein Becker Green is uncompromising in its pursuit of legal excellence and client service in its areas of practice: Health Care and Life Sciences, Labor and Employment, Litigation, Corporate Services, and Employee Benefits. The Firm was founded to serve the health care industry and has been at the forefront of health care legal developments since 1973.

Epstein Becker Green is also known for its service to clients in the financial services and hospitality industries, among others, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Our commitment to these practices and industries reflects the founders' belief in focused proficiency paired with seasoned experience.

For more information visit www.ebglaw.com.


Hogan Lovells
Hogan Lovells provides high quality advice to corporations, financial institutions, and governmental entities across the full spectrum of their critical business and legal issues globally and locally. Bringing together the combined strengths of our predecessor firms, we have more than 2,300 lawyers operating out of more than 40 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. With more than 100 lawyers serving the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors, including many with experience at the FDA, CMS and other key agencies and in industry, and others holding advanced degrees in relevant disciplines, we offer timely, effective counsel on matters that include product development, approval and post-approval compliance, and the development of next-generation products. High rankings in Chambers, PLC Which Lawyer?, and other global directories speak to the quality and impact of our services.

Whether your products are traditional drugs or biotechnology products, we work with you to successfully develop and commercialize products, addressing issues of regulatory approvals and compliance; coverage, reimbursement, and pricing; and careful use of intellectual property and regulatory exclusivities to manage product life cycles. Our multidisciplinary team leverages the skills and experience of colleagues in other disciplines - including healthcare compliance (such as coverage, reimbursement, pricing, and fraud and abuse prevention), public policy, intellectual property, corporate and securities law, and litigation - to provide integrated, strategic, and practical advice for successful product development and marketing and effective responses to regulators and competitors.

For more information, visit www.hoganlovells.com or contact Senior Marketing Coordinator Emily Schoenfelder at (202) 637-8688.


Huron Life Sciences
Pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology companies face a highly competitive marketplace and increasing regulatory and government scrutiny. Huron's Life Sciences practice provides the regulatory, operational, financial, and strategic expertise needed to meet these challenges, enabling companies to optimize performance while mitigating compliance risk.

  • Transparency and Disclosure
  • CIA/IRO Support
  • Compliance Monitoring and Auditing
  • Fair Market Value Determination
  • Government Price Reporting
  • Litigation and Investigation Support
For more information visit www.huronconsultinggroup.com, call (866) 377-0040 or contact Paul J. Silver, Managing Director, Practice Leader, (678) 672-6160.


King & Spalding
Celebrating more than 125 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with 800 lawyers in 17 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm has handled matters in over 160 countries on six continents and is consistently recognized for the results it obtains, uncompromising commitment to quality and dedication to understanding the business and culture of its clients. For more information about our FDA & Life Sciences practice, please visit our website www.kslaw.com/practices/FDA-Life-Sciences.


MMIS, Inc.
MMIS, Inc. is a global technology company that develops secure communication solutions for many Fortune 500 companies. For over a decade, MMIS has deployed proprietary open collaboration technologies that enable its clients to drive greater productivity by managing and exchanging data, ideas, opinions, and intellectual capital in an ultra-secure environment. Developed and marketed by MMIS, MediSpend® Family of Products are secure hosted platforms sold as a software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions to meet the needs of industry, academic institutions and physicians. Developed by attorneys and IT specialists with over a dozen years of experience in healthcare compliance, the MediSpend® Family of Products represent the first end-to-end compliance solutions designed specifically to help pharmaceutical and medical device companies track and report HCP and HCO spend while simultaneously managing physician relationships. MediSpend® is a customizable, comprehensive, web-based solution that simplifies compliance with the Patient Protection Affordable Care Act. For more information please visit www.medispend.com/.


Navigant
Navigant is a specialized, global expert services firm dedicated to assisting clients in creating and protecting value in the face of critical business risks and opportunities. Through senior level engagement with clients, Navigant professionals combine technical expertise in Disputes and Investigations, Economics, Financial Advisory and Management Consulting, with business pragmatism in the highly regulated Construction, Energy, Financial Services and Healthcare industries to support clients in addressing their most critical business needs. Our professionals combine litigation and investigative experience with industry knowledge to assist pharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostic clients with compliance and risk mitigation services; dispute resolution and litigation support; fraud and other special investigations; antitrust matters; class action services; breach of contract analysis; and data analysis and information systems consulting.

For more information visit www.Navigant.com or contact Saul B. Helman, M.D., Managing Director, (317) 294-1228.


Polaris
Polaris is a management consulting firm focused exclusively on the compliance and technology needs of the life sciences industry. Polaris offers a suite of advisory and technology services that specifically target the compliance risks confronting the life sciences industries, including: compliance risk assessments, auditing and monitoring, policy and SOP development, strategic and operational solutions, aggregate spend services. In addition, Polaris Solutions has developed automated business process workflows which address medical education grants, investigator initiated trials, interactions with HCPs, exhibits, sponsorships and aggregate spend. For more information visit www.PolarisManagement.com or contact Mark Scallon, Partner, (415) 209-5850.


Porzio Life Sciences
Life sciences organizations are delighted to discover that we understand their pain points, speak their language, and deliver straightforward solutions. Porzio Life Sciences (PorzioLS) is a compliance industry leader, with tools and services to help customers master sales and marketing regulations. Among our offerings, Porzio AggregateSpendID streamlines state and federal marketing disclosures by automating the collection and accurate reporting of expenses and samples directed to healthcare practitioners and organizations. The searchable databases of the Porzio Compliance Digest cover drug and device licensing and distribution, transparency legislation, sample accountability, and trends in government investigations and enforcement actions. Through our Licensing & Distribution Services, we identify and attain all required licenses based on a company's unique distribution model. Finally, our formula-based approach to sample accountability, Significant Loss Threshold Assurance, ensures that customers accurately assess and report sample losses. Strengthen your compliance program today by visiting www.porziolifesciences.com or contacting us (973) 538-1690.


R-Squared
R-Squared Services & Solutions, Inc. (R-Squared) is a consulting and software group that helps companies develop more efficient and effective ways to assure compliance with the web of regulations and laws affecting the organization.

We are especially good at translating regulatory requirements into workable tools and practices that simplify the task of abiding by laws, regulations and expectations -- while generating solid evidence of compliance at the same time. We're about tighter compliance, with less burden.

Depending on the situation, R-Squared consultants provide expert help developing solutions for dealing with compliance requirements, as well as specific settlements and arrangements.

Our technology teams also design and deploy software systems that can streamline all the tracking, record-keeping, and reporting tasks required by your regulatory environment. All based on our proven RADS® ("Rapid Application Development System") flexible development framework.

For more information please visit www.r2ss.com or call Rob Zelinsky at (609) 326-3120.


Sidley Austin
Sidley Austin LLP is a premier law firms with an internationally recognized life sciences practice, representing major pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, dietary supplements and food clients. Many lawyers in our team are acknowledged leaders in healthcare privacy data security and information law. Sidley consistently ranks among the top firms in Asia, Europe and the U.S., and recently received first-tier national rankings in Biotechnology Law, FDA Law and Healthcare Law in the U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" rankings for the third consecutive year, and each year since the survey's inception. Sidley is also recognized for service and responsiveness, having been once named the "Most Recommended Law Firm in the Pharmaceutical Industry" in the BTI Industry Power Rankings. For more information visit www.Sidley.com or contact Scott Bass, (202)736-8684 and James Stansel, (202) 736-8092.


Skadden
With more than 2,000 attorneys in 24 offices in the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America, Skadden represents a broad range of clients in all sectors of the health care industry, including pharmaceuticals and medical technology. Skadden represents pharmaceutical and medical technology clients at every stage of a company's development, from initial public offering to global M&A and corporate finance, and all manner of litigation and regulatory matters, including government investigations, mass torts and product liability litigation, intellectual property counseling and patent litigation, and FDA and healthcare compliance. Skadden has assisted many companies in developing and implementing global anti-bribery and anti-corruption compliance programs and represented numerous companies in related government investigations.

For more information visit www.skadden.com or contact John Bentivoglio, (202) 371-7560.


VMG Health
VMG Health has over fifteen years of experience concentrated on healthcare and life sciences valuation. The leadership team at VMG Health has obtained national recognition for determining fair market value through numerous organizations including Health Care Financial Management, American Health Lawyers Association and the American Bar Association and publications such as Pharmaceutical Compliance Monitor, Compliance Today and RX Compliance Report, among others. VMG Health has the expertise to deliver defensible documentation to stand up to regulatory authorities if your company or client is facing challenges resulting from the Physician Payment Sunshine Act, state mandated disclosure requirements, Corporate Integrity Agreements, Office of Inspector General Audits, or internal compliance efforts. For more information please visit www.vmghealth.com.


EXHIBITORS

Bulls Eye Innovations
Bulls Eye Innovations' has been deeply involved in aggregate spend program development since 2006 and has uniquely served life science companies using its Aggregate Spend RoadMap® (ASR) methodology, -- the proprietary approach BEI uses to address clients' greatest challenges in this area. Through this unique methodology, BEI has provided a wide-range of program development, improvement and re-engineering services, specific to state and federal disclosure & transparency (D&T) regulations. BEI's D&T services rely on unparalleled, client-proven templates and tools that have helped numerous life science organizations reach their D&T objectives effectively and efficiently. Since its inception, BEI has been an optimal strategic partner for helping build or refine a disclosure program or serve as a trusted extension of a company's D&T department. To learn more visit: www.bullseyeinnovations.com.


Healthcare Data Solutions (HDS)
Healthcare Data Solutions is a leading healthcare information services company focused on building the most accurate, compliance-grade data on Physicians, Dentists, Nurse Practitioners and other Healthcare Providers, as well as Pharmacies and Hospitals. Healthcare Data Solutions provides healthcare data, physician validation programs, data processing, compliance services, web services and new customer acquisition programs for leading healthcare firms. Compliance clients can access to over 5 million healthcare provider profiles to crosswalk between government databases for accurate reporting. Healthcare Data Solutions is the fastest growing healthcare data services company in the United States on both the Inc. 5000 and Deloitte Fast 500 list in 2012. For more information, visit HealthcareDataSolutions.com.


LNR Enterprises, Inc.
LNR Enterprises, Inc. is comprised of some of the Life Sciences industry's best and brightest. Our team has a breadth and depth of experience that spans across several functions including Compliance, Medical Affairs, and Sales and Marketing leadership. We understand the complexity and nuances related to tracking, monitoring, and aggregating spend levels across the enterprise of an organization. We know this because we lived it!

We also know that planning, integrating, and building logic to appropriately track, align, and report expenditures on healthcare practitioners is a daunting task. Once that task has been accomplished, the next business decision is refinement and analyzing how best to disburse promotional dollars for maximum ROI going forward.

Our dedicated team designs customized approaches that allow field sales representatives, all levels of field sales management, and other corporate functions to make rapid business decisions that include aggregate reports at the territory, company, physician and state levels for tracking and enforcement of the Physician Payment Sunshine Act and state regulations. For more information please visit www.spendtrenz.com or call 888-610-0006.


MedPro Systems
MedPro Systems® and Porzio Life Sciences have partnered to offer Porzio AggregateSpendIDSM, an end-to-end aggregate spend tracking and reporting solution. Porzio AggregateSpendIDSM provides the life sciences industry with a complete aggregate spend reporting solution with integrated data and legal components to comply with current and evolving spend regulations.

For over ten years, the MedProID® suite of products has assisted pharmaceutical & device manufacturers, distributors and other healthcare organizations with practitioner & organization state license validation solutions to meet PDMA, Pedigree & Aggregate Spend compliance. The foundation of MedProID® is a comprehensive 12M record database of practitioner and organization licensing information obtained directly from the state licensing authorities which is cross-referenced with additional industry identifiers. MedPro's solutions are used by over 170 customers, including 18 of the Top 20 pharmaceutical manufacturers.

More information is available at www.MedProSystems.com and www.AggregateSpend.com.


SpendMD
SpendMD is an aggregate spend solution designed to gather and report the indirect spend or transfer of value payments between a health care provider and a drug, device, biological or medical supplies manufacturer, as outlined in the Physician's Payment Sunshine Act. For more information please visit www.spendmd.com.


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