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“Innovations in Healthcare” Awards to be Presented on December 15

Hosted by ABL Organization, Virtual Event will Feature Presentations from 5 Award Winners


For 25 years, the Adaptive Business Leaders Organization (ABL) has celebrated Healthcare Industry Leaders and Innovators focused on reducing the cost of providing quality care with their innovative approaches and technologies. This year, ABL is proud to honor five individuals whose healthcare careers truly reflect the intelligence and bold, risk-taking commitment that it takes to succeed in making a difference in this field that touches everyone.

On the morning of Thursday, December 15, 2022, ABL will present its 25th Innovations in Healthcare Awards Event, featuring Keynoters:

  • Dennis Boyle, Partner, Founding Member and Leader of IDEO’s Health and Wellness Practice – being honored for his innovative healthcare product designs, and
  • Robin Farmanfarmaian, Silicon Valley-based entrepreneur, author, investor and professional speaker – being honored for her inspirational life of medical marvels, and her words – both written and spoken.


The virtual event will also feature three “Innovator in Healthcare” awardees who will share inspiring stories about the PROBLEMS they identified, the SOLUTIONS they developed, their SUCCESS to date, the Big Picture OPPORTUNITY their invention/s can create, and they will invite attendees to PROVIDE THEM WITH INSIGHTS as they take their NEXT STEPS into a healthier future.

These awardees are:

  • Dean Hovey, CEO of 8B Medical;
  • Eliott Jones, Co-Founder and CEO of Biospectal SA; and
  • Ed Buckley, President and CEO of Select Data Inc.

To learn more about each of these five honorees, click here:


INTERESTED IN ATTENDING? If you are the President, CEO and/or GM of a healthcare or technology company and would like to attend this event, please contact [email protected] for more information.


The Adaptive Business Leaders’ Organization (ABL) is the West’s premier growth-focused, leadership development organization for healthcare and technology C-level executives. Under the “cone of silence” invoked at each of the Organization’s monthly Round Tables and special events, ABL Members learn new skills, share business advice, best practices, and lessons learned, while making deep connections with their fellow Members and referred gurus. In the process, ABL Members become better leaders, skilled in designing and executing on their unique business models – and geared to outpacing their competition. ABL is where breakthroughs happen.

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