Agenda

Exploring a Data Driven Approach to Fighting the Opioid Epidemic Agenda

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Registration and Lunch
12:45 PM - 1:00 PM
Welcome
Dan Gitterman, Thomas Willis Lambeth Distinguished Chair in Public Policy, University of  North Carolina at Chapel Hill
1:00 PM - 2:15PM
Academic Presentation on Big Data, Analytics, and Public Policy
Tarun Kushwaha, Associate Professor of Marketing, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM
Break
2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
CMS MCO Oversight Regulations
Tim Hill, Deputy Director, Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services
3:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Break
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Case Study 1 and Q&A
Lanier Cansler, President, Cansler Collaborative Resources, Inc.
5:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Break/Check In for overnight guests
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM
Reception
6:45 PM - 8:15 PM
Dinner
Thursday, September 7th, 2017
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Analytics and Healthcare Policy Exercise
Jeremy Racine, Healthcare Director for the SAS State & Local Government Practice
Tara R. Larson, Cansler Collaborative Resources, Senior Healthcare Policy Specialist
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Break
10:45 AM -11:30 AM
Data Governance, Data Sharing and Data Integration
Kay Meyer, Principal Industry Consultant, SAS State and Local Government
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Case Study 2 and Q&A
Bob Gladden, Vice President, Center for Analytics, CareSource
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
Working Lunch – Discussion of toolkit
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Lessons Learned, Closing Remarks and Wrap Up
Zach Ambrose, Ambrose Strategy

Exploring a Data Driven Approach to Child Welfare

October 4th, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Registration and Lunch
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Welcome
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Academic Presentation on Big Data, Analytics, and Public Policy
Tarun Kushwaha, Associate Professor of Marketing, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Big Data in Human Services- Our New Frontier
Susan Dreyfus, president and CEO, Alliance for Strong Families and Communities
3:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Break
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Case Study 1 and Q&A
Steven Eldred, Director, Orange County, California Child Support Services Department
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM
Break/Check In
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Reception
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Dinner
October 5th, 2017
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Breakfast at Dubose House
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Analytics and Social Welfare Policy Exercise
Will Jones, Current Subject Matter Expert on Child Well-Being Solutions, SAS
Joe Zilka, Customer Engagement and Pre-Sales Manager, SAS State and Local Government
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Break
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Case Study 2 and Q&A
Fariborz Pakseresht, Director, Oregon Youth Authority
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Discussion of toolkit
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Working Lunch –
Analysis of social welfare outcomes and evidence informed services
Mark Testa, Sandra Reeves Spears and John B. Turner Distinguished Professor in the School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Lessons Learned, Closing Remarks and Wrap Up