2024 Summer Forum

Date: 6/19/2024 - 6/21/2024

The Summer Forum is MHA's largest venue for healthcare education. Held annually at the Samoset Resort on the coast of Maine, it attracts close to 300 healthcare professionals, business leaders and government officials from across Maine and New England.
This year's conference, "Strong Teams, Strong Hospitals, Strong Communities" focuses on a diverse range of topics relevant to our industry, with an opportunity to hear from national experts and inspirational leaders.  The event also offers a unique chance to network with peers from across the region. Join us for this inspiring and impactful gathering, as we strive to create stronger hospitals and, in turn, stronger communities.

Check out our great line-up of speakers below!  A preliminary agenda is available to download here

Visit our conference website for information on hotel reservations, speakers, sessions, continuing education credits and to register!

Our Speakers

Command Sergeant Major (ret.) Gretchen Evans
"Healing, Hope and the Game-Changing Power of your Rope Team"
Retired US Army Command Sergeant Major
• Wounded Veteran, Bestselling Author, and Adventurer

2022 Pat Tillman Award for Service at ESPN’s ESPY awards

Johnson-Headshot.jpgNatalie Johnson, MS
"Dare to Lead™"
• Co-founder and Chief Visionary at Vidl work
• Certified Dare to Lead™ Facilitator and Keynote Speaker
• Expert on culture transformation, authentic connection in teams and the development of courageous leaders

Tom Koulopoulos
"Reimagining Healthcare: Navigating Tomorrow's Healthcare Gigatrends"
• Industry Leading Futurist & Artificial Intelligence Specialist
• Chairman and founder of Delphi Group, a 30-year-old Boston-based think tank
• Author, Gigatrends: Six Forces That Are Changing the Future for Billions

Steve Berkowitz, MD
"Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare: What Leaders Need to Know Now"
• Former Chief Physician Executive of three large health systems
• National speaker with over 30 years of experience in healthcare executive management and consulting

Paul Long
"FUNdamism: Connecting the Workplace and Life Through FUN"
• Host of the Fundamism Podcast, dedicated to maximizing fulfillment, changing perspective and manifesting more of “What’s GOOD!
• Author of Fundamism: Connecting to Life Through F.U.N.

Corporate Sponsorship
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