April 8 - 10, 2019

Scottsdale, AZ

SUMMIT 2019: Powering connections

To win in today’s challenging healthcare environment, dental, vision and medical benefits healthcare organizations must continue to focus on serving the diverse needs in their markets while achieving high quality care at reduced costs.  Achieving these objectives will require technology-enabled solutions and a connected healthcare ecosystem that streamlines processes, shares information seamlessly, and creates better provider and member experiences.

You are invited to the SKYGEN USA Summit 2019 to explore these trends in healthcare transformation and learn how technology-enabled solutions are powering the digital healthcare ecosystem of the future.

We are excited to also host our second annual SKYGEN User Group Forum and breakout sessions for our dental, vision and medical clients.

  • Reserve your place at this unique event by filling out your information on the event form below. Register now!
  • After you've registered for this event, please contact Dawn Maloney-Horn at or (303)514-4004 to secure your hotel room at the Westin Kierland Resort & Spa!


During the SKYGEN USA Summit you will:

  • Discover the innovative strategies that will help you win in a digital healthcare ecosystem
  • Gain ample opportunities to network with your executive or technology and operations peers during special sessions
  • Learn about the latest trends in healthcare transformation from dental and vision industry experts and government program insiders
  • Hear case studies from organizations that have leveraged SKYGEN USA’s next-generation technology-enabled solutions to achieve measurable results and gain a competitive advantage
  • Learn strategies to reduce the cost of dental and vision benefits delivery and bring your programs into the digital age
  • Get an in-depth look at SKYGEN USA’s dental, vision and medical solutions roadmap designed to help you improve insights, drive efficiencies, and connect with healthcare stakeholders 
  • Enjoy networking activities including golf, or a relaxing spa excursion


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Monday, April 8th

8:00 AM - 3:30 PM: Check in and Networking Opportunities: Optional 18-holes of Golf or Spa Excursion available at a discounted rate
4:00 PM - 6:35 PM: General Session
7:00 PM -9:30 PM: Reception and Dinner


tuesday, April 9th

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM: Breakfast and Partner Presentation - sponsored by Pivotal
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM: General Session and Breakout Sessions
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Open, Optional Golf or Spa Excursion available at a discounted rate
7:00 PM -10:00 PM: Reception and Dinner


Wednesday, April 10th

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM: Breakfast and Partner Presentation - sponsored by SKYGEN International Foundation
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM: General Session
12:00 PM: Adjourn



Jerry Berggren
Director of Research and Information

As Director, Jerry has led the development of NADP’s Research program, a recognized resource for the dental benefits industry...
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Chris Chan
Purple Light Idea Factory

As Founder, Chris has worked with thousands of employers to design their health care strategies...
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Ryan Howells
Leavitt Partners

As Principal, Ryan brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise on the landscape of healthcare technology...
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Jeff Meyerhofer
President, Bundled Payment Solutions

As President, Jeff Meyerhofer leads an organization focused on the transition from traditional payment strategies to value based...
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Brandy Rivera
Vice President, Network and Government Operations

As Vice President, Brandy Rivera leads the UnitedHealthcare Dental Provider Solutions organization and has been with UnitedHealthcare for over 17 years...
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Heidi Robbins-Brown
Health Management Systems
Principal Consultant & Senior Director

As Principal Consultant, Heidi Robbins-Brown specializes in the areas of compliance and program integrity and Medicaid Cost Containment initiatives...
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Julian Roberts
Executive Director

As Executive Director, Julian is an experienced healthcare industry executive who advocates for federal and state policy that preserves...
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Arielle Trzcinski
Senior Analyst

As a senior analyst serving application development and delivery professionals, Arielle focuses on how healthcare organizations...
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Greg Borca

As Co-Founder, Greg Borca provides vision and direction for growth of the company and its suite of...
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Darrin Haehle
Chief Technology Officer

As Chief Technology Officer, Darrin Haehle leads the team responsible for driving product and technology...
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Craig Kasten
CEO and Managing Partner

As CEO and Managing Partner, Craig Kasten leads SKYGEN USA in creating next-generation technology-enabled solutions that...
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Kyle Koltz
Senior Vice President, Third Party Administration Operations

As Senior Vice President, Third Party Administration Operations, Kyle Koltz is responsible for advancing operational excellence...
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Michelle Spencer
Chief Innovation Officer

As Chief Innovation Officer, Michelle Spencer leads the team responsible for driving market innovations...
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Lance Stewart
Chief Growth & Marketing Officer

As Chief Growth & Marketing Officer, Lance Stewart is a champion for the company’s technology-enabled solutions, bringing new and innovative...
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The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
6902 E Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Please contact Dawn Maloney-Horn at or (303)514-4004 to secure your room at the Westin Kierland Resort & Spa.

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Local area golf courses to explore during your stay besides the amazing courses at the Westin Kierland:

Tournament Players Champion (TPC) located approximately 5 miles from the Westin Kierland.

Wildfire Dessert Ridge Marriott located approximately 10 minutes from the Westin Kierland.

Extended stay at the Westin Kierland pre and post summit for the $299 summit rate is based on availability.

in case you missed the 2019 skygen usa summit


At the SKYGEN USA Summit 2019 we explored trends in healthcare transformation and learned how technology-enabled solutions and a connected healthcare ecosystem are powering the digital healthcare ecosystem of the future.



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