IDN Summit Senior Executives Forum

Held on the last morning of the IDN Summit On-Site Experience, this invitation-only Senior Executives Forum is designed with the most senior level supply chain executives in mind and provides the unique opportunity to discuss the most critical issues facing healthcare today and beyond. Two industry veterans, Brent Johnson and Mike Langlois, guide the discussion. For more information, contact Robert Chafin at 859.523.5701.

Forum Agenda

7:00 AM – 7:30 AM ET | Breakfast 


7:30 AM – 9:00 AM ET | Welcome and and What’s Next for Healthcare: Learnings from COVID-19

Moderators: Brent Johnson, Vice President, Supply Chain (Ret.), Intermountain Healthcare and Michael Langlois, Healthcare Supply Chain Resource, Langlois & Associates, LLC and Vice President, Supply Chain (Ret), Beaumont Health

The COVID-19 pandemic presented historic challenges for healthcare. This interactive session will center around pertinent issues and offer opportunities to share collaborative ideas and best practices within supply chain. Two industry veterans guide the discussion with topics including learnings from the COVID-19 pandemic, the future of healthcare, diversity in the supply chain, care transformation, and the expanded roles and complexities of an IDN supply chain.

Learning Objectives:
1. Outline current challenges facing senior executives.
2. Analyze recent successful initiatives and innovations in the healthcare industry.
3. Evaluate the future of the IDNs and the healthcare supply chain.


9:00 AM – 9:30 AM ET| Break


9:30 AM – 12:00 PM ET  | Idea Exchange 

Join Brent Johnson and Mike Langlois as they lead a discussion on the three to four most common learnings from the COVID-19 pandemic. They will guide the discussion on how you can respond to these challenges and prepare for future disruption.  

Learning Objectives:
1. Identify the most common learnings from the COVID-19 pandemic. 
2. Compare best practices for responding to these challenges. 
3. Evaluate strategies to prepare for future disruptions.

12:00 PM ET | Adjournment

Senior Executives Forum Guides

Brent Johnson

Vice President, Supply Chain (Ret.)
Intermountain Healthcare

Mike Langlois

Healthcare Supply Chain Resource
Langlois & Associates, LLC