Past Program

Case Study Presenter

“Focused, insightful and efficient.Format was great, liked the intimacy of the forum and interaction.” -  Nick Augustinos, President & CEO,

“Phenomenal conference of the right people in the right place at the right time. Incredible job, very well done. Hugely proud to have been able to be a part of it and i hope that we can look forward to next year.”-  Robbie Hughes, CEO, Lumeon @LumeonCEO

“Smart people, passionate ideas, leading edge conference.” -Todd Johnson, CEO, HealthLoop @todd_healthloop  @healthloop

Attendee Feedback

“Unique conference: great practical and informative presentations and discussions. Thankful for minimizing hype. Looking forward to DOCSF18. Thank you. One of the best conferences to date. Especially appreciate practical and usable info from boots on the ground presenters and participants. I see headliners several times a year and thus less valuable.” - Richard Fury, MD, ennovationsMD consulting  @Doc4e

“Best Orthopedic conference in over 18 years in the business! What a positive change with uplifting discussions.”- Edouard Saget, “Healthcare entrepreneur

“Unique opportunity to interface with tech companies exclusively devoted to orthopaedic surgery clinical and business operations. I've already set up meetings with companies that will help my department. Can't wait for next year's conference!”-  Ryan VanderWerff, Administrator, University of Utah Orthopaedic Hospital & Department of Orthopaedics

“This was the best conference about trends in healthcare especially new applications of IT.” -  Jim K. Omura, President, dataFascia

"Innovative Conference! Great combination of professionals across the orthopedic landscape envisioning the future!” -  Bradley Graw, Orthopedic Surgeon, Palo Alto Medical Foundation

“Will become a must attend event pre JPM Conference. Top speakers, conversations and networking leading the Digital Orthopedics revolution!” -  Ben Levy, Co-Founder, BootstrapLabs @bootstraplabs

“Great combination of medical and tech leaders.”-  Rich Waldron, President, TKJ sports

 “Healthcare tech meets Ortho surgeons - fast paced discussion about creating value for all stakeholders in rapidly changing market. Stimulating and thought provoking.” -  Stuart Simpson, Vice President & General Manager, Stryker

Sponsor Feedback

“Great event with very high caliber attendees. Will be back again next year! Great insights from all perspectives - tech industry, doctors, insurers, etc.” -  Brook Eaton, Director, Product Innovation & Engineering, Nokia @nokia

“Inspiring and well run event. Speakers were fantastic!” -  Dennis Boyle, Partner, IDEO @dennisjboyle @ideo

Speaker Feedback

“Do not miss out on DOCSF18! Impressive group of cross-industry senior leaders. Multiple new connections and immediate value add!” -  Jean Drouin, CEO, Clarify Health @jpdrouin @ClarifyHealth

“Innovative, Fun, Great People!” -  Thomas Barber, Orthopedic Surgeon, Kaiser Permanente



“DOCSF17 was a turning point in healthcare delivery's evolution. Thank you Stefano for your being a visionary and connector of thought leaders.” -  James T Caillouette, MD, Chief Strategy Officer, Hoag Orthopedic Institute

“idk how u got @johnhanke @NianticLabs #PokémonGo! he was the best!” -  Nick Adkins, Advisory Board, CloudBreak Health @nickisnpdx

“Great to see the innovation and potential that lies ahead!” -  Thomas Parker Vail, MD, Professor and Chairman, UCSF Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery

Exhibitor Feedback

Great venue with a faculty that has fantastic success in bringing solutions to industry now concentrating on medical applications. Very forward thinking faculty bringing insight into adoption and optimal use for data driven applications.”-  Tim Lippert, VP Sales, Captureproof @captureproof

“Fantastic insight into the future of Healthcare. Really exciting to see the leaders of tech and medicine working together to build a better future.”-  Michael Buitrago, Lead Account Executive, CaptureProof @captureproof

“Great DOC 2017! Bringing the best of technology & healthcare together. Glad that Proximie Augmented Reality could be a part of it! Thanks for including us in DOC 2017. We had a fun time. All in all it was fun, informative and I met some great people. Also, great talks! Michelle and Kristina were very helpful too!”-  Roy Nagle, Sales and Business Development Manager, Proximie @ProximieAR

“DOCSF17 was an amazing opportunity to meet other leaders who are passionate about using innovative digital tools to transform care.” -  Josh Loehrer, Director of Business Development, Clarify Health Solutions @ClarifyHealth


Highlights from DOCSF 2017

Interview with DOCSF Founder Dr. Stefano Bini (11:59)

Telehealth in Orthopedics- Digital Orthopaedics Conference (44:54)

Payers and the Government- Digital Orthopaedic Conference (37:27)

John Hanke Keynote: Impacting Behavior by Augmenting Reality (42:36)

Digital Change Management: Digital Orthopaedic Conference (52:46)

Brigham Hyde, PhD Keynote: Real World Application of Big Data (34:30)


Nick Adkins

Advisory Board, Cloudbreak Health

Nicholas Augustinos

President and CEO, Aver Inc.

Thomas Barber, MD

Board Member and Chair for Advocacy AAOS; Kaiser Permanente Associate Physician in Chief

Brigham Hyde, Ph.D.

Chief Data Officer and SVP of  Analytics, Decision Resources Group

Stefano Bini, MD

Chair and Founder Digital Orthopedics Conference; Professor UCSF Orthopaedics; Chair International Committee AAHKS

Michael Blum, MD        

UCSF Associate Vice Chancellor for Informatics; UCSF Chief Medical Information Officer

Dennis Boyle

Partner and  Founding Member, IDEO

James Caillouette, MD

President and BOD, Newport Orthopedic Institute; Surgeon in Chief Hoag Orthopedic Institute

Richard Capra

President, Academic Orthopaedic Consortium; CAO, UCSF Orthopaedic Surgery

David Cerino, MBA

CEO, Wisercare


Meghan Conroy

CEO, CaptureProof

Breanna Cunningham        

Co-Founder & CEO, CODE Technology

Lindsay Deneault

Director of Innovation, Carolinas HealthCare System

Jean Drouin

CEO, Clarify Health Solutions

Brook Eaton

Director, Head of Product Innovation & Engineering, Nokia Technologies

Jamey Edwards

CEO & Co-Founder, Cloudbreak Health

Charlene Frizzera

President, CF Health Advisors;    former Acting Administrator & COO, CMS

Mark Froimson, MD

EVP & Chief Clinical Officer,Trinity Health

Jennifer Garland

Global Marketing Director, Accenture Life Sciences Practice

Cosima Gretton, MD

Medical Doctor & Product        Manager, Karius, Inc.

John Hanke

CEO, Niantic Inc.

Robbie Hughes

Founder & CEO, Lumeon

Nate Hwang

Vice President & Strategic      Alliances, Zimmer Biomet

Sachin Jain

Founder & CEO, Carrum Health

Todd Johnson

CEO, HealthLoop, Inc.

Adam King

Sr. Director of Marketing, 

Randy Kilburn

VP, Customer Marketing &     Solutions at Johnson & Johnson Medical Device

Daniel Kraft, MD

Physician-Scientist; Chair for Medicine, Singularity University; Founder & Chair, Exponential Medicine

Evan Leonard

 Program Manager, Google; Organizational Design Forum      Board Member

Ben Levy

Co-Founder, BootstrapLabs

Anthony Luke, MD, MPH

Director of UCSF Primary Care Sports Medicine; Founder, SPORTZPEAK Inc.

Andrew Maas

Co-Founder & Chief Scientist, Roam Analytics

Theodore Miclau, MD

Prof. & Vice Chairman Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery UCSF; Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery, Zuckerberg SF General; Director, Orthopaedic Trauma Institute

Gregory Moore MD,Ph.D.

VP Healthcare, Google Cloud at Google

John Mudgett

National Director Orthopedics Strategic Sales Development, Medtronics

Roy Nagle

Sales and Business Development Manager - North America, PROXIMIE Augmented Reality (AR)

Mohan Nair

Senior VP & Chief Innovation Officer, Cambia Health Solutions

Jim Omura

President, dataFascia Corporation

Max Reinhardt

VP US Marketing, DePuy Synthes at Johnson & Johnson

Kyu Rhee, MD   

VP & Chief Health Officer, Watson Health Unit at IBM Corporation

Aenor Sawyer, MD

Associate Director, Strategic Relations, Center for Digital Health Innovation UCSF; Director UCSF Skeletal Health Service

Jordan Shlain, MD

Founder & Chairman, HealthLoop

Rasu Shrestha MD MBA

Chief Innovation Officer, UPMC & Executive Vice President, UPMC Enterprises

Stuart Simpson

VP & GM Hip, Knee, Mako, Performance Solutions, Trauson at Stryker

Niko Skievaski  

Co-founder & President, Redox

Tashfeen Suleman

CEO, CloudMedx Inc, Clinical           AI Platform

Kenneth Trauner, MD

Founder & Chairman, Compliant Innovations/ Docspera

Erin Trimble

Manager & Corporate Development, athenahealth

Thomas Parker Vail, MD

Chairman, Department of  Orthopedics UCSF; Former President, AAHKS & Knee         Society

Ryan VanderWerff

Administrator, Department of Orthopaedics University     Orthopaedic Center at University       of Utah Hospitals and Clinics

Tiffany Wilson

CEO, Global Center for Medical Innovation (GCMI) & T3 Labs