2022 Fall IDN Summit Keynotes | Grand Saguaro Ballroom

Tuesday, August 30 | 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Executive Leadership Keynote: The Global Economy’s Impact on the Healthcare Supply Chain

Tuesday, August 30 | 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Michael R. Strain

Michael R Strain, Director of Economic Policy Studies, Arthur F. Burns Scholar in Political Economy at the American Enterprise Institute

Economic policies drive much of the healthcare supply chain. Dr. Michael Strain is a leading researcher and renowned author in the field of economic policy studies. Join Dr. Strain as he kicks-off the Fall IDN Summit General Session and discusses how issues such as global economics, public finance, and social policy will impact the healthcare supply chain over the next two years. His latest book, The American Dream is Not Dead; (But Populism Could Kill It) was published in February of 2020.

Inspirational Keynote: Impact, Inspire, Empower

Tuesday, August 30 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Laura Okmin, Broadcaster, FOX Sports; Founder, GALVANIZE – Bootcamps and Workshops for women in sports; Media Coach

Laura Okmin has covered the biggest names in sports on the biggest stages for over 25 years as a FOX Sports Broadcaster. She is also the founder of GALVANIZE; an organization dedicated to training and mentoring young women entering the sports world. Learn about Laura’s rise to success through hard work, perseverance, and ability to build relationships.

Her inspirational story empowers listeners to make bold choices and reach for their own dreams. Laura will share how she defies industry standards and continues to thrive in a television career after 40 and create a life that gets more wonderful each day.