Welcome to the Indiana Health Industry Forum (IHIF)

IHIF is a statewide trade association representing members of Indiana's health science business community.  The diverse members of the Indiana Health Industry Forum generate the collective voice of the state’s health and life science industry.  Our mission is to connect key stakeholders to: enhance business networks, advocate for member interests, develop workforce skills, and provide strategic vision in the interest of growing the state’s health industry economy and reputation.

Please explore our site for more information on IHIF and how we serve our members across Indiana.



 Leadership Members

Leadership Members


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 IHIF Is Pleased to Support the Following Events

IHIF is pleased to announce its sponsorship and invite you to attend

New England
| Venture Summit™
 Where Innovation Meets Capital

December 9th, 2015
Hilton, Boston Dedham
 ***Special discount - use discount code "ihifvip" and receive an additional 10% off of the registration fee!***

Come meet, interact and network with more than 500 VCs, Corporate VCs, angel investors, investment bankers and CEOs of early stage and emerging growth companies at the prestigious New England | Venture Summit ™ being held on December 9th, 2015 at the Hilton, Boston Dedham.

Whether you're a startup seeking capital and exposure or an investor seeking new deals, the New England | Venture Summit ™ presented by youngStartup Ventures - is one event you won't want to miss.

A highly productive full-day venture conference, the New England | Venture Summit is dedicated to showcasing early VCs, Corporate VCs and angel investors committed to funding venture backed, emerging and early stage companies.

This exclusive summit will feature a distinguished line up of more than 80 Investors on interactive panels; presentations by more than 90 Top Innovators seeking funding, and high-level networking opportunities.

Partial list of VCs confirmed to speak includes:

John Albright, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Relay Ventures | Sim Blaustein, Principal, BDMI Fund | Sarah Bradley, Partner, Kainos Capital | Brendan Burke, Regional Vice President, Salesforce | Dan Burstein, Managing Director, Millennium Technology Value Partners | Andy Clapp, Managing Partner, Arctaris Capital Partners | Daniel Colbert, Managing Partner, North Energy Ventures | Mackey Craven, Partner, OpenView Partners | Brendan Dickinson, Principal, Canaan Partners | Skyler Fernandes, Managing Director, Simon Venture Group | Stan Fung, Managing Director, FarSight Ventures | Ed Goodman, Co-Founder, General Partner, Milestone Venture Partners | Elizabeth Han, Associate, SV Life Sciences | Sven Harmsen, Principal, BASF Venture Capital | Laurence Hayward, Investment Partner, Independence Equity | Henrik Holland, Venture Principal, Shell Technology Ventures | Shamez Kanji, General Partner, North Hill Ventures | Jim Macdonald, Managing Director, First Analysis | Murray Mccaig, Managing Partner, Arctern Ventures | Vincent Miles, Partner, Abingworth | David Miller, Executive Managing Director, Clean Energy Venture Group | Pedro Torres Picon, Managing Director, Quotidian Ventures | Mike Powell, General Partner, Sofinnova Ventures | Gopal Rajaraman, Investment Professional, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital | Riley Rodgers, Associate, Arctaris Capital Partners | Ned Stringham, Managing Director, 42 Ventures | Praveen Sahay, Managing Director, WAVE Equity Partners | Reese Schroeder, Managing Director, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital | Sonali Vijayavargiya, Founder and Managing Director, Augment Ventures | David Ward, Managing Partner, MTI Ventures | Jan Westerhues, Venture Partner, Robert Bosch Venture Capital | Keith Witek, Managing Director, AMD Ventures and many more.

IHIF has made special arrangements for our network to receive a special discount of 10% off of the registration fee!

To Register now and receive the special discount use the link below and enter discount code "ihifvip" http://bit.ly/1NsWkjN.

In addition to providing access to leading Investors, the conference will feature more than 60 pre-screened early stage and emerging growth companies seeking capital, and hardcore networking.

This conference will be attended by the best people in the industry. Please register early to avoid disappointment.


Get Noticed > Get Funded > Grow Faster

A select group of more than 90 Top Innovators from the Technology, Life Sciences, CleanTech and Edtech sectors will be chosen to present their breakthrough investment opportunities to an exclusive audience of Venture Capitalists, Private Investors, Investment Bankers, Corporate Investors, and Strategic Partners.

Apply to Present:

To be considered for one of the Top Innovator slots click here: http://www.youngstartup.com/newengland2015/present.php

Questions about presenting? email us at iwant2present@youngstartup.com


We hope you can join us for the exclusive forum.

IHIF  & youngStartup Ventures

To inquire about group rates, register by phone or for more information contact:
Rivka @ young Startup Ventures at 212.202.1002 x200

Check out highlight from previous summits here: http://www.youngstartup.com/newengland2014/video.php


Sunday, November 29, 2015