Interested in the CentricityTM LIVE 2014 Conference? Here
you’ll find answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about the
meeting. To download the FAQ, click here.
What is Centricity LIVE?
Centricity LIVE 2014 is Healthcare’s premier IT education conference, offering thought leadership in action, best practice sharing, interactive demos, Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) and more. Enjoy the attractions of the beautiful Denver area, from mountains and museums to shopping, dining, and night life.
More than 1,000 professionals took part in the 2013 conference—90 percent of them Centricity customers. The insights and best practices that emerged from the educational tracks were complemented by an inspiring roster of speakers, from GE Chairman Jeff Immelt to Capt. Mark Kelly and an appearance by Congresswoman Gabby Giffords. Our goal is to build on that energy and create a 2014 conference that delivers the high level of quality that attendees expect. Here’s a look at the Here’s a look at the 2013 highlights.
Don’t forget there is another great opportunity to learn about Centricity Practice Solution at Spring CHUG 2014 in Las Vegas!
When and where will the conference be held?
May 4-7, 2014
The meeting will be held in Denver, CO. The main event location is the Colorado Convention Center.
Why is the event in Denver, CO?
offers convenient travel options for attendees, including a major airport.
The convention center has great meeting and event space, allowing for an engaging experience—and all hotels are within walking distance. Denver has one of the most walkable downtowns in the nation, providing convenient access to distinctive restaurants, world-class art and culture, wine bars, and live music hot spots.
Centricity LIVE attendees, check out all that Denver has to offer you! www.visitdenver.org/GEHealthcare.
May I bring a spouse
or guest to the program?
You may bring a spouse or guest to Denver with you to enjoy all that the city has to offer; however, we do not allow spouses and guests at the User Conference.
Can attendees receive CEU credits for the User Conference?
Yes, continuing education credits will be offered for nurses and technologists. Additional continuing education credit opportunities are being evaluated and may become available. The number of possible credits and sessions offering credits are based on agenda and CEU submission approval. Please refer to the session schedule found on the Conference Information tab for more information as it becomes available.
Whom do I contact if I am interested in exhibiting at the conference?
You can contact Christine Mebesius at 503-644-3340 or via email email@example.com
Whom can I contact regarding general questions about Centricity LIVE?
Please email GEHC.UserGroup@ge.com
Registrations and Fees
What is the conference fee/cost for registration?
Save $160 with Early
Bird registration* – only $640
Save $50 per person by
registering three or more people from the same organization
Save $50 on your
registration by referring a peer
an additional $50 at registration by entering the discount
code good till March 8, 2014
*Early Bird registration ends March 7, 2014
Are group rates available for organizations that want to send multiple attendees?
Yes, every group that registers three or more people will receive a $50 discount that will be applied to all who purchased the group package. All people need to be from the same organization. To receive this discount one person from your organization must complete the online registration process and purchase a Group Package. Each individual will be sent a registration code. Each individual will then be required to register using that code. Remember, during the online registration process, this code must be entered for each company registration in order to receive the discounted registration. Once a person has registered, a volume discount adjustment may not be applied. The volume code must be entered at the time of initial registration. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
When does registration open for the conference?
Can I transfer a registration from one
attendee to another?
Yes. Please refer to the registration guidelines when registration opens.
My co-worker did not receive this email. How can I get him/her on the mailing list?
Please contact us at email@example.com to be added/add someone to the mailing list.
Hotel & Transportation
hotels should we book for the event?
A limited number of rooms are being held at the following hotels. The rates are discounted rates and are only available to Centricity LIVE attendees. Rooms in this block are limited and not guaranteed.
- Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado
- Embassy Suites Denver Downtown
- Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
- Denver Marriott City Center
*Tax is not
included. Hotel rate includes complimentary internet access and fitness
How do I make hotel
reservations for Centricity LIVE?
Please make your hotel reservation when you register online for the conference. All reservations require a valid credit card to hold the reservation. Although you provide your credit card number when making your hotel reservation, your hotel room charges will not be charged to this card. It is a guarantee only. When you check in, payment for your hotel room will be required and can be made with cash, check or credit card. If you use a credit card, the actual card must be presented in person. If you need to prepay by credit card, please let Beatty Group know and we will send the hotel a preauthorization credit card form. If you wish to prepay the hotel by check, please carry the check with you. Please do not mail checks to the hotel prior to the conference nor send them to Beatty Group. Beatty Group cannot process your hotel payments.
Is transportation provided to and from the airport and
No, transportation is not provided. We recommend the following
Super Shuttle: Cost is $22 per person each way, $40 round trip.
ticket counters are located on Terminal Level 5, across from the rental car
agencies. Reservations are not required.
ticket information and reservations, call 800-258-3826 or 303-316-3865.
Shuttle features blue vans with "SUPER SHUTTLE" printed on the side.
Cab: Approximate cost is $51 to airport from downtown and $54.50 from airport
to the hotel.
Service: Approximate cost is $60 to $120 (one way, dependent upon company and
number of passengers).
All ground transportation services at Denver International Airport are located
in Jeppesen Terminal, Level 5.
For information, call 303-342-2000 or visit the website and click on
Do I need to take a shuttle from the hotel to the
hotels that are offered for Centricity LIVE are within walking distance to the
What is the conference agenda?
The agenda can be found here. A detailed schedule
including breakout sessions will be available beginning in November.
I want to present at Centricity LIVE, is there a call for speakers?
The 2014 Centricity
Live call for speaker has ended. If you’d like to present at the future
Centricity Live events, please contact GEHC.UserGroup@ge.com
Which products will
be showcased at the conference?
All GE Healthcare IT products will be showcased, and additional selected GE Healthcare products and services will be represented.
What is the Collaboration Zone?
The Collaboration Zone is an opportunity for attendees, GE Healthcare staff, and trusted GE Healthcare partners to engage with emerging leaders, technologies, and healthcare trends across our industry. Healthcare partners will be showcasing solutions that can enhance your GE Healthcare products.
The Collaboration Zone brings together trends, innovations, and concerns within the healthcare industry and encourages communication and collaboration among attendees and exhibitors. Attendees will get hands-on experience and insight on the future of healthcare technology at this destination for business convergence.