DECEMBER 15, 2017

7:15 - 8:30 a.m. 

Registration / Networking Breakfast / Exhibition

8:30 - 8:45 a.m.

Welcome & Opening Remarks

Jeff Drozda, Chief Executive Officer
Louisiana Association of Health Plans

8:45 - 9:30 a.m.

State Insurance Regulation in 2018

James Donelon, Commissioner
Louisiana Department of Insurance 


9:30 - 10:00 a.m.

State of the State

John Bel Edwards, Governor
State of Louisiana


10:00 - 10:25 a.m.


Networking & Exhibition Break
Sponsored by Adams and Reese

10:25 - 11:10 a.m.

Louisiana Health Update

Dr. Rebekah Gee, Secretary
Louisiana Department of Health

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11:10 - 12:00 p.m.

Keynote Presentation: Looking Toward the Future... and Still Seeing Our Past

Dr. I Steven Udvarhelyi, President and CEO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana

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12:00 - 12:30 p.m.


Lunch & Exhibition Break

12:30 - 1:15 p.m. 

Changes in the Healthcare Provider Landscape

David L. Callecod, FACHE
President, Lafayette General Health and
Chairman Elect, LA Hospital Association

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1:15 - 2:00 p.m.

Risk and Consumerism: Ideas Whose Time Has Come
Sponsored by UnitedHealthcare

Allison Young, President and CEO
UnitedHealthcare Louisiana Community Plan

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2:00 - 2:20 p.m.

Louisiana Colorectal Cancer Roundtable
Sponsored by Myriad Genetics

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Bill Stiles, Chief Deputy Attorney General
Louisiana Department of Justice

2:20 - 3:05 p.m.

Issues Facing the Louisiana Department of Justice

3:05 - 4:30 p.m.

Closing & Exhibition (Booths Open Until 4:30 p.m.)

Jeff Drozda, Chief Executive Officer
Louisiana Association of Health Plans

* Draft agenda. Subject to change.