Virtual Healthcare Summit

Healthcare summit

Pure Michigan Business Connect (PMBC) has partnered with the healthcare industry to host the 2021 Virtual Healthcare Summit, to increase access to supplier diversity, educate Michigan suppliers on health care trends and create match-making opportunities. 


  1. Provide a platform for matchmaking between Michigan healthcare suppliers and the healthcare industry
  2. Educate Michigan suppliers on healthcare trends
  3. Promote supplier diversity


Cindy Bjorkquist, BCBS -Work Place Wellbeing
Kelly Garrett, Mayor Lathrup-Village
Susan Bailey, Marsh & McLennan Agency
Beth Thayer, Henry Ford Health System Program


9:00 a.m. Morning Session Speakers Welcome from PMBC

10:10 a.m. 1:1 Meetings

11:00 a.m. Keynote Speaker -Louis Green, CEO Supplier Success

12:00 p.m. 1:1 Meetings

2:00 p.m. Summit Concludes/ 1:1 Meetings Finish


• Scheduled one-on-one, 10-minute meetings between buyers and vetted suppliers*

• Panel of well-being experts discuss remote work, work-life balance and the importance of mental health

• Keynote: Trends in Diversity, Denise Brooks Williams, Market President, Henry Ford Health Systems

*Apply by March 26 to participate in one-on-one meetings.

Event Details


Apr 13, 2021
Apr 13, 2021


9:00 am – 1:30 pm


Anywhere you have Wifi