Elevating Impact Lab 2017


Wednesday, October 11, 7:30pm

Elevating Impact Lab Kickoff 

Everyone is welcome to join this warm community kickoff with keynote Speaker Laurent Rotival, who will explore strategic imperatives in health and will set the stage for our kickstart weekend. 

Laurent Rotival
SVP Strategic Technology Solutions, Chief Information Officer
Cambia Health Solutions

Laurent leads Cambia’s development of next generation technology solutions that will help create a more person-focused approach to health care. He brings 25 years of senior leadership experience in IT business strategy and growth from global brands and Fortune 10 companies, including GE Healthcare, where he led  IT business in emerging markets around the world. Laurent holds a bachelor’s degree with honors, and a master’s degree in materials science and engineering from Brown University.

Friday, October 13 - Saturday October 14
Elevating Impact Lab Days

Through the weekend, teams will move from ideas to action. As a participant, you will form teams, develop potential solutions, and present your ideas for a chance to prizes to take your idea to take your idea further. You'll meet with startup and health industry leaders to validate ideas, work with coaches, and then to iterate your idea based on market research. You'll also get the chance to meet with successful startup leadership, including one PSU graduate who took an idea from an event like this and built a business. 

Featured Entrepreneur:
Nat Parker
Moovel North America

Mr. Nat Parker is now CEO of Moovel North America. He co-founded GlobeSherpa Inc. in 2010 and served as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Parker is an experienced project manager and staff supervisor with ten years in business and non-profit management. He worked as an Analyst at Pacific Crest Securities, a boutique tech-focused investment bank in Portland and managed the Sierra Club’s operations in Oregon and Idaho. He was a Peace Corps volunteer in Senegal, West Africa and holds a Masters of International Management from Portland State University.