Event Details

Please join us for the unveiling of the Vivli platform. This event will commence with breakfast at 8.30 am. Our program will follow at 9 am. Space is limited, so please respond by May 20 to prevent disappointment.


8:30-9:00 Breakfast/Registration

9:00-9:10 Opening Address by Victor Dzau (President, National Academy of Medicine)

9:10-10:05 Unveiling the Vivli Platform and Demonstration

Rebecca Li, Vivli

Paul Slater, Microsoft

Ida Sim, UCSF/Vivli

Moderator: Michael Stebbins

Followed by group discussion and Q & A

10:05-10:20 Break

10:20-11:00 Panel One: Moving the Needle: How to Shift the Culture on Data Sharing

Sean Coady, NIH, NHLBI

Daniel Ford, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Pamela Miller, NEJM

Catrin Tudur Smith, University of Liverpool

Jane Perlmutter, Gemini Group

Moderator: Barbara Bierer

Followed by group discussion and Q & A

11:00-11:40 Panel Two: The Future Direction on Data Sharing: Industry Perspectives

Karla Childers, J&J

Andy Powrie-Smith, EFPIA

Jessica Scott, GSK

Murray Stewart, Novelion Therapeutics

Edith Eby, Pfizer

Moderator: Rebecca Li

Followed by group discussion and Q & A

11:40-11:55 Lightning Rounds

Cochrane, Lorne Becker

CDISC, David Bobbitt

Microsoft, Sander Timmer

Moderator: Frank Rockhold

11:55-12:10 Recognition of Vivli Founders

12:10-1:00 Lunch

1:00-1:40 Panel Three: The Levers of Change: Views on Incentivizing Data Sharing

The Levers of Change: Views on Incentivizing Data Sharing

Gina Agiostratidou, Helmsley Charitable Trust

Stuart Buck, Laura and John Arnold Foundation

Steven Kern, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Betsy Myers, Doris Duke Foundation

Jennifer O’Callaghan, Wellcome Trust

Kristin Schneeman, FasterCures

Moderator: Mark Barnes

Followed by group discussion and Q & A

1:40-2:00 Concluding Remarks by Julie Wood and Rebecca Li


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The National Academy of Sciences Building, located at 2101 Constitution Ave., NW, in the Foggy Bottom area of Washington, D.C., is served by Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA), Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI). It is accessible by Metro's Orange and Blue lines.

There is a limited number of parking spaces that will be allocated on a first, first served basis. Parking can also be found at the following:

 PMI (Columbia Plaza) - 2400 Virginia Avenue. Operating daily rate is $24.00

 PMI – 1111 19th Street. Operating daily rate is $24.00

 GW Elliot School Garage near Department of Interior – 1957 E Street, N.W. Operating daily rate is $26.00.

What lodging options are available?

A list of preferred hotels near the National Academies can be found here. As our platform launch will occur during the height of the tourist season, we advise booking early to avoid disappointment.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email us at ([email protected]) for questions about registration.

Can I update my registration information?

You can update your registration information by emailing us at ([email protected]).

  • When: Thu Jul. 19
    8:30 am - 2:00 pm

  • Address: 2101 Constitution Avenue Northwest
    Washington DC,US 20418

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