CHARLESTON, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: BNFT), a leading provider of cloud-based benefits software solutions, announced today that internationally renowned health futurist and medical economist, Jeffrey Bauer, will join the lineup of guest speakers at its One Place 2015 conference. The annual conference is designed for benefits, insurance and HR professionals to learn about new marketplace technology and benefit strategies in the changing industry landscape of private exchanges, consumerism and regulatory demands.
Bauer has authored numerous books including Paradox and Imperatives in Health Care and is one of the foremost thinkers on improving healthcare delivery. He will discuss the future of the industry and offer guidance on how to manage healthcare amidst uncertainty.
Event headliners also include presentations by Forrester Research Senior Analyst Peter Mueller who will discuss how to navigate industry disruption with health plan innovation.
The event will feature a wide variety of sessions on industry issues from analytics to social media engagement to wellness, including presentations by Enquiron, Equifax Workforce Solutions, RedBrick Health, WorkForce Software, and from Benefitfocus system integrators Aasonn, Accenture and Deloitte Consulting LLP. Attendees will also hear from leading health insurance and employee benefits professionals, such as Blue Shield of California Senior Director, Cyrus Aram; New Balance Benefits Manager, Glenn Haskell; and AmeriGas Director of HR, Benefits & Workforce Health, Andy Rosa.
Now in its fifth year, One Place has added a variety of continuing education sessions, employee benefits roundtables and software certifications through the Benefitfocus University. The event includes seminars and product demonstrations from Benefitfocus product experts and engineers, customer case studies, and the signature Keynote Address from Benefitfocus President and CEO Shawn Jenkins will unveil new products and services in benefits management software solutions.
One Place 2015 will be held at the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Fla. March 9-12, 2015. For more information on the full agenda and how to register, visit www.benefitfocus.com/one-place-2015.
Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: BNFT) is a leading provider of cloud-based benefits software solutions for consumers, employers, insurance carriers and brokers. Benefitfocus has served more than 23 million consumers on its platform that consists of an integrated portfolio of products and services enabling clients to more efficiently shop, enroll, manage and exchange benefits information. With a user-friendly interface and consumer-centric design, the Benefitfocus Platform provides one place for consumers to access all their benefits. Benefitfocus solutions support the administration of all types of benefits including core medical, dental and other voluntary benefits plans as well as wellness programs. For more information, visit www.benefitfocus.com.
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