The Exchange is Good Days’ unique annual contribution to the Patient
Assistance conference scene. Take part in this special opportunity to network,
connect and learn from pharmaceutical front-runners and peers.


Kick-Off Reception & Partnership Dinner

Wednesday, September 14 | 6-9 PM
Riverwalk Cantina

Get a head start on the conference in our very own mix and mingle. Catch up with old friends and make new ones in the Specialty Pharmacy industry. Consider it as our way of saying we’re glad you’re here and welcome.

Networking Breakfast

Thursday, September 15 | 7-8:15 AM
Yellow Rose Pavillion, Main Atrium


Chasing Miracles:
When Drug Research is Personal

With John Crowley
Thursday, September 15 | 8:30 AM
Yellow Rose Ballroom, Main Atrium

John Crowley’s involvement in the biotech industry spans over a decade, stemming from the diagnosis of Pompe disease in his two youngest children. He would set out to become co-founder of Novazyme Pharmaceuticals, a biotech company that was committed to developing a treatment for Pompe. Within a year, the company grew by leaps and bounds and his efforts would ultimately help lead to an innovative enzyme therapy that saved his children’s lives and many others.

Together, You Can Do Anything

With Dick Hoyt
Thursday, September 15 | 10:15 AM
Yellow Rose Ballroom, Main Atrium

A wheelchair has not stopped Dick Hoyt’s son, Rick, from living a full life—or even slowed him down. Despite the challenges of being born as a spastic quadriplegic with cerebral palsy, this duo has spent the last 37 years competing in over 1,100 athletic events as “Team Hoyt”. In between the marathons and triathlons, Dick travels the country to educate others about disability while encouraging a healthy mindset. It’s his way of shining a bright and uplifting light on the world of disabilities.

Attendee Luncheon

Thursday, September 15 | 11:45-1 PM
Yellow Rose Pavillion, Main Atrium


How to Use Challenging Times
to Your Advantage

With Bill Rancic
Thursday, September 15 | 1:30 PM
Yellow Rose Ballroom, Main Atrium

Bill Rancic burst onto the national scene when he was hired by Donald Trump as the winner of the first season of NBC’s breakthrough program The Apprentice. A published author of a New York Times best-selling book, Bill wrote You’re Hired: How to Succeed in Business and Life and has made regular appearances on a variety of television shows including Today and The View. Today, he is one of the most sought after motivational speakers on the subject of entrepreneurship and business.

Feature Dinner

Thursday, September 15 | 7-9 PM
Texas C Ballroom

Regarded as the most popular news personality in the country, Tom Brokaw is an award-winning journalist and author and an inspiration to many. Over the course of his career, he became the only
person to host all three major NBC News programs: The Today Show, NBC Nightly News, and Meet the Press. Despite his diagnosis with multiple myeloma, Brokaw has continued his work with a heartening outlook on life. His ongoing battle has been a true testament to the power of optimism, perseverance and will.