The Opioid Forum: An Rx for the Workplace

May 16, 2017 from 7:30 am to 9:45 am
The Union League of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Event Details

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Are Opioids Impacting Your Workplace? An Educational Program for Employers and Employees

Join Philadelphia Media Network, presenting sponsor Independence Blue Cross and Seabrook House for an educational program featuring a panel of experts discussing the impact of opioids in the workplace. 

Topics to include:
The role of leadership in maintaining a safe and healthy workplace 
How to appropriately and legally offer support to employees and their families
Opioid abuse and the increase of workplace incidents/injuries
Cost of Treatment and workers' compensation
Effects of absenteeism on individuals and culture
Effects on insurance premiums
How employees can get help from their workplace

Expanded Coverage in the Philadelphia Inquirer
In conjunction with the educational program, The Philadelphia Inquirer will have expanded opioid coverage in the health and business section the Sunday prior on Sunday, May 14. Advertising opportunities available to have your message run alongside content.

When: Tuesday, May 16, 7:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m., Meade and Grant Rooms
Where: The Philadelphia Union League, 140 S. Broad Street
Parking: Sansom Street (standard rates apply)

Agenda:
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.- Check in, coffee and networking
7: 55 a.m. - 8:05 a.m. - Guests invited into main room for program
8:05 a.m. - Opening remarks by Amy Buckman, Manager, Public Relations and Special Events, Philadelphia Media Network
8:10 a.m. - Welcome remarks by Lorina Marshall-Blake, President, Independence Blue Cross Foundation
8:15 a.m. - Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - Welcome remarks by Edward Diehl, President, Seabrook House 
8:35 a.m. - Topic overview by Karl Stark, Business Editor, Philadelphia Media Network
8:45 a.m. - Panel discussion led by Charlotte Sutton, Health Editor, Philadelphia Media Network
9:30 a.m. - Audience Q&A 
9:45 a.m. - Closing remarks by Amy Buckman

Panelists:

  • Charlotte Sutton, Health Editor, The Philadelphia Inquirer (Co-Moderator)
  • Karl Stark, Business Editor, The Philadelphia Inquirer (Co-Moderator)
  • Tad Decker, Vice Chairman, Cozen O'Connor
  • Caroline Johnson, Acting Deputy, Health Commissioner, City of Philadelphia
  • Dr. Joseph Ranieri, Medical Director, Seabrook House 
  • Dr. Richard Snyder, Chief Medical Officer, Independence Blue Cross 
  • Gary Tuggle, Special Agent in Charge, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, Philadelphia Division

Tickets: (Includes plated breakfast)
Individual: $65
Reserved table of 10: $950

Premium Seating Packages:
Your chance to have a presence at the event and in the expanded coverage in the Philadelphia Inquirer. **Not available to rehabilitation centers.

Chairman's Package: $6,499
Reserved table for five guests in a premium location
Sponsor branded chair-back covers (sponsor seating)
Company logo featured on event signage
Recognition in the welcome and event presentation
Placement of company logo adjacent to "After Event Photo Page"
Opportunity to provide gift bag item (pending sponsor)
Half-page, black and white advertisement in expanded coverage (color upgrade: $819)
Upgrade to reserved table of 10 - $450

Executive Package: $4,499
Reserved table for five guests in a premium location
Sponsor branded chair-back covers (sponsor seating)
Company logo featured on event signage
Recognition in the welcome and event presentation
Placement of company logo adjacent to "After Event Photo Page"
Opportunity to provide gift bag item (pending sponsor)
Quarter-page, black and white advertisement in expanded coverage (color upgrade: $410)
Upgrade to reserved table of 10 - $450

Corporate Package: $2,499 
Reserved table for five guests in a premium location
Company name featured on event signage
Recognition in the welcome and event presentation
Placement of company logo adjacent to "After Event Photo Page"
Opportunity to provide gift bag item (pending sponsor)
Eighth-page, black and white advertisement in expanded coverage (color upgrade: $205)
Upgrade to reserved table of 10 - $450

Supporter Package: $1,499
Three tickets (unreserved table)
Company name featured on event signage
Recognition in the welcome and event presentation
Placement of company logo adjacent to "After Event Photo Page"
Opportunity to provide gift bag item (pending sponsor)
Sixteenth-page, black and white advertisement in expanded coverage (color upgrade: $108)
Upgrade to reserved half table of 5 - $180

Exhibitor Opportunities:
**Not available to rehabilitation centers.

Premium: $1,000
One (1) 6ft display table, cloth linen, two chairs
Premium placement
Reserved half table for five (5) guests
Logo recognition in "Thank You" ad in the expanded coverage section 
Opportunity to provide a gift bag item (pending sponsor)

Standard: $650
One (1) 6ft display table, cloth linen, two chairs 
Two guest registrations
Logo recognition in the "Thank You" ad in the expanded coverage section

Event Sponsorships Available. Contact Fran McKeever at fmckeever@philly.com

Event questions? Contact Jennifer Wolf at jwolf@philly.com

Expanded coverage section questions? Contact Jackie Monturano at jmonturano@philly.com

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When and Where
The Union League of Philadelphia
140 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19102

May 16, 2017 from 7:30 am to 9:45 am
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