Call for Speakers and Abstracts

Transforming Healthcare through Empathy and Innovation

MAY 18-21, 2014 Cleveland Convention Center | Cleveland, Ohio

In partnership with:

Sponsors & Exhibitors

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship Levels

More than 850 people attended the 2013 Patient Experience: Empathy + Innovation Summit, and we anticipate many more in 2014. Attendees came from 34 states and 30 countries, representing more than 300 hospitals, healthcare systems and businesses.

The Patient Experience Summit connects the front-line caregivers, the industry decision-makers and the c-suite level stakeholders. Sponsorship packages give your company exposure and a hands-on connection to this audience. Packages offer a wide range of benefits and opportunities. See what we have to offer and let us work with you to tailor a package that best fits your needs.
  • Presenting
  • Emerald
  • Diamond
  • Platinum
  • Gold
  • Silver

For more information, please contact Jerry Mizer at or call 216.932.3448.

The Empathy and Innovation Summit is hosted by the Cleveland Clinic Office of Patient Experience.

Primary Partners

Supporting Partners

Presenting Sponsor

Emerald Sponsor

Diamond Sponsor

Maximus Media Worldwide, Inc

Platinum Sponsors


Innovatient Solutions
Wolters Kluwer Health – ProVation Medical

Sponsor & Exhibitor Benefits

Benefit Presenting Sponsor
min. $100,000
Diamond Sponsor
Platinum Sponsor
Gold Sponsor
Silver Sponsor
Standard Exhibitor
Printed Materials
Brochure Logo Logo Logo Name Name  
Other Collateral Logo Logo Logo Name Name  
Summit Website Logo & Hyperlink Logo & Hyperlink Logo & Hyperlink Name Name  
E-Blasts Logo Logo Logo Name Name  
Summit Program
Ad Full Page ‐ Inside Cover or Back Cover Full Page ‐ Inside Cover Full Page Half Page    
Company Profile Full Page Full Page Full Page Half Page Quarter Page Eighth Page
Listing on Sponsor Page Logo Logo Logo Name Name  
Exhibit Map
On-Site Exposure
~2 - Banner  
~6 - Banner
Amphitheater Scroll
Registrations - Full Access 20 12 8 6 4 1
Exhibitor Area Only Badges           1
Exhibit Space Presenting location Custom Exhibit Diamond Location 8x16 Booth Platinum Location 8x16 Booth Gold Location 8x8 Booth Silver Location 8' Table Standard Location 6' Table
Featured Dinner Sponsor & 10 Guest Tickets at Reserved Table          
Keynote lunch speaking opportunity
(If available)
Company Representative on Breakout Panel
(CCF approved)
Welcome Reception Sponsor          
Attendee Bag Item      
Company Logo on Attendee Bags        
Meeting Room Access      
Pre-Summit Mailer          
Pre-Summit Registration List
(Full Contact Info)
Pre-Summit Registration List
(Name & Company Only)
Discount on Alternative Sponsorship Opportunities 20% 15% 10%      
Alternative Sponsorship Opportunities: Price
Daily Continental Breakfasts
$7,500.00* *Per Breakfast        
Keynote Lunch
Daily Morning/Afternoon Breaks
$3,500.00* *Per Break        
Off-site Social Event
Pre-Summit Mailer
(limited to 10 organizations)
Notepads & Pens Inside Summit
Speaker Lounge

Download the Sponsor & Exhibitor Benefits Spreadsheet

I feel inspired to start new conversations about how we can enhance the patient experience.

- 2012 Summit Attendee

As a new manager, it has been an excellent opportunity to learn
the fundamentals of the patient experience.

- 2013 Summit Attendee

…a conference like this inspires us to keep our part in this global reach to make excellent care better for more people everywhere and every day.

- 2013 Summit Attendee

This conference energizes me to communicate more effectively with
the people I work with and the inspiration to not give up.

- 2013 Summit Attendee

Many aspects discussed at this conference will be included in a comprehensive vision and plan to address my organization’s culture and patient experience.

- 2013 Summit Attendee

Will stress to leadership that we will not change culture with half measure:
we must commit and act.

- 2013 Summit Attendee

Thank you for taking the bold move to reframe the patient and family experience and bringing these fabulous experts together for our benefit.

- 2013 Summit Attendee

Hospital CNO panel – these women are rock stars!

- 2013 Summit Attendee

The underlying humor expressed frequently underscored the incredible
human element – essential in empathy and coping skills.

- 2013 Summit Attendee

The CEOs are incredible; such passion, honesty and dedication.

- 2013 Summit Attendee

Having all these experts in panel discussions was great. The entire summit was awesome.

- 2013 Summit Attendee