Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM EST
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UConn Health
Technology Incubation Program Building
400 Farmington Ave.
Farmington, CT 06032

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Thank you to our Sponsors

This event is supported by
DXC Technology
and our UConn TIP Sponsors through
the TIP Enhancement Fund

Lead Sponsors:                        
Fiondella, Milone &
LaSaracina, LLP 

Wiggin and Dana, LLP

Platinum Sponsors:  
Marcum LLP
Webster Bank

Gold Sponsors:                        
American Laboratory Trading
Blum Shapiro
Locke Lord, LLP   

Silver Sponsors:                         
Cohn Reznick, LLP                        
Horizon Technology Finance   

Event Contact

Paige Rasid 
UConn Technology Incubation Program 

Healthcare Innovation & Investment


Join the conversation as we discuss the news, trends, and technologies transforming the life sciences industry and creating opportunities for innovation and investment.

Our speakers are entrepreneurs and investors in the business and technology sides of healthcare — they will share stories of innovating, investing, changing, disrupting, enhancing, advancing, and problem solving in healthcare settings. Join us to hear from:

Eric RosowCEO, Diameter Health
Paul ThompsonVice-President, Americas Healthcare Group, DXC Technology
John RosanoGlobal Corporate Strategy and Business Development, Cigna
Mary DiMatteoDirector, Corporate Development, Cigna
Aneesh KumarFounder and CEO, Sheen Health 

The focus will be on:

  • Trends in the industry:  Payment Innovations, Interoperability, Data Sharing, People Centered/Population Health, Consumerist Movement, Innovation/Risk Socialization, M&A/New Entrants
  • Implications and opportunities
  • Funding sources – health plans and hospital systems
  • Accessing partners

This event is free and open to the TIP community: entrepreneurs, investors, students, and people who work and invest in the healthcare field. 


2:30-3:00 pm - Arrivals, Networking
3:00-4:15 pm - Presentation, Panel Discussion
4:15-5:30 pm - Networking Reception & Company Showcase

Hear from serial entrepreneur, Eric Rosow, CEO of Diameter Health.  Diameter Health's platform enables better clinical insights through the normalization, cleansing, de-duplication and enrichment of medical data. The company has grown to nearly 30 employees and recently 'graduated' from UConn TIP.  After Mr. Rosow’s presentation, he will join the panel of experts to discuss trends and opportunities for innovation in the industry.

Featured speaker profiles

Eric Rosow
Eric RosowCEO, Diameter Health
Eric Rosow serves as CEO of Diameter Health.  He has more than 25 years of experience in healthcare technology, new venture creation and executive management. Prior to co-founding Diameter Health, Eric served as the VP and General Manager of the Patient Flow business unit for Eclipsys and Allscripts. Preceding that, Eric was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Premise, a company he co-founded and led through its sale to Eclipsys. Before founding Premise, Eric was the Director of Biomedical Engineering at Hartford Hospital.

Paul Thompson  Paul Thompson 
Vice-President, Americas Healthcare Group,
DXC Technology
Paul Thompson has over 25 years in product development, strategy and leadership positions in the Health Care IT industry.  He is currently Vice President, Americas Healthcare Group, at DXC Technology – a spinout/merger of HP Enterprise where he served as Chief Strategy Officer, Americas Health and Life Sciences/Canadian Public Sector.  Mr. Thompson currently is a member of the UConn Venture & Investment Advisory Board.

John Rosano  John Rosano
Global Corporate Strategy and Business Development, Cigna
John Rosano has over 9 years of service at Cigna and currently manages the deal flow of Cigna's corporate venture capital group, Cigna Ventures, through sourcing, performing due diligence, and making investment recommendations.    

Mary DiMatteo Mary DiMatteo
Director, Corporate Development, Cigna
Mary DiMatteo is Cigna’s Director of Corporate Development, and has over 20 years of service there in various roles, including: Director, Performance Guarantees and Quality; Assistant Enterprise-wide Compliance Officer; and various financial and pricing roles.

Aneesh Kumar   
Founder and CEO, Sheen Health 
Aneesh Kumar has a 25-year track record in Silicon Valley tech companies as well as healthcare corporations including Aetna and Cigna. He earned his MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management, and a BS(EE) degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi.

This event is free for participants.  Pre-registration is required.  

If you require an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact

Technology Incubation Program at 860-486-8718 or email: tip@uconn.edu by (1/23/19).
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