Leveraging Snowflake’s Data-Driven Competencies to Drive Better Health Outcomes

Thursday, April 20 at 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM CT
South Building, Level 4 | S402
Healthcare and life sciences organizations are under immense pressure to operate and perform in an evolving and highly regulated landscape. Widespread reliance on legacy technology, heavy regulation and lack of data collaboration has complicated their ability to deliver better health outcomes or reduce costs. In order to realize value from data, organizations must build key data-driven competencies into their strategy to advance along the digital maturity curve. Chief among these data-driven competencies is speed to insights - focused on shrinking the time to acquire, transform and present data for analytics. Whether you are early in your journey exploring the art of the possible or an experienced practitioner looking for ways to drive more impact, join senior leaders from Elevance Health, the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs and ABACUS Insights to hear how they have leveraged Snowflake to improve their data-driven competencies and health outcomes.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe key data-driven competencies and their business benefits
  • Discuss how to navigate across digital maturity curve to realize value in data
  • Assess how other healthcare and life sciences organizations have implemented key data-driven competencies into their strategies
  • Identify how to measure health outcomes and business results
Chief Data Officer, CIO/CTO/CTIO/Senior IT, IT Professional


Patrick Kovalik
Industry Principal - Healthcare & Life Sciences at Snowflake


Ashok Chennuru
Global Chief Data & Analytics Officer
Elevance Health
Dr. Aaron Drew
Technical Director for the Supply Chain Management (SCM) Product Line
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
Minal Patel
CEO and Founder
ABACUS Insights Inc.