The OR of the Future is back for 2020: Exhibitors, Education, and Experience tied into one. Our Hybrid OR is again the centerpiece of this immersive experience. You will be able to explore innovative production solutions and technologies while witnessing firsthand their integration with one another. Curious about our Hybrid OR? Check out a virtual tour from 2018 conference.

Events taking place in the OR of the Future:

Wednesday, September 30th

 Hybrid OR Town Hall Session

Happy Hour with the OR of the Future Steering Committee

Hybrid OR:
Platinum SponsorGetinge
Silver SponsorDabir Surfaces
Gold SponsorsSterisSkytron
OR of the Future:
Premiere SponsorsZimmer BiometSmith + Nephew
Supporting Sponsors Skytron 

Meet our OR of the Future Steering Committee!

These forerunners in perioperative technology have helped us identify the vendor partners to suit your expanding needs. They have also played a part in developing our Town Hall Session where they will be available to answer your most pressing questions about the future of healthcare, specifically in the OR.

Tracy Diffenderfer, MSN, BSN, CNOR
Administrative Director
Centennial Medical Center
Julie Hudson, DNP, MS, RN, CNOR, NEA-BC
Enterprise Administrator, Perioperative Services
University of Kentucky Healthcare
Yvette Jackson, EdD, MSN, RN, CNOR, CST
Director of Surgical Technology
Coastal Alabama Community College
Denise James, CST
Certified Surgical Tech
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Cindy Kuperus, MBA, RN, CASC
Director of Perioperative Services
Carson Tahoe Health
Janet Lawrence, BA
Surgical Technologist
HCA/Fairfax Surgical Center
Sharman Lisieski, BS, RN, CNOR
Director OR/PACU
Saratoga Hospital
Robert Maliff
Director, Applied Solutions
ECRI Institute
Eleanor Martin-Markle, MR, CNOR
Robotic Program Manager
MountainView Hospital
Tamara Mayne, BSN, RN
Cardiothoracic Surgery Service Specialist
University of Colorado Hospital - Inpatient Operating Room
Patricia Perlas, MSN, RN, CNOR
Clinical Director System Robotics, Department of Surgical Services
Northwell Health
Heidi Pieper, MHA
Manager, Minimaly Invasive and Robotic Surgery Programs
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Patricia Seifert, MSN, RN, CNOR, FAAN
Independent Cardiac Consultant
Arthur Shumate, MSN, CNOR
Director of Surgical Services
Arkansas Children's Hospital
Debra Thompson, MSN, MBA, BSN, RN
Executive Director Surgery, Trauma, Pulmonary Services
Memorial Hospital of South Bend
Sonja Walsh, MMHC, BSN, CSSM, CNOR
Assistant Director
Centennial Medical Center