VIRTUAL: 17th annual Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale

Event time: 
Saturday, April 4, 2020 - 7:00am to Sunday, April 5, 2020 - 4:00pm
Event description: 

We hope to see you and your colleagues at the upcoming 17th annual Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale University on April 4-5, 2020, which is the world’s largest and leading global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference. Register during September for a highly reduced registration rate.

Confirmed speakers: Learn from more than 250 speakers who are committed to effective, responsible programs in health, development, entrepreneurship, and education. See the confirmed 2020 conference speakers to date.

Call for Abstracts: Abstracts are currently being accepted for research presentations, program presentations, and for the social impact pitch presentations, including submissions for the $10,000 and $5,000 GHIC Innovation Prize. For those submitting a research or program abstract, the final deadline is October 15th.

Global Health & Innovation Conference
April 4-5, 2020
17th Annual Conference
At Yale University and the Historic Shubert Theater
in New Haven, Connecticut

Register for the Global Health & Innovation Conference
by September 30 for 50% off the registration rate

The Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale on April 4-5, 2020, is the world’s leading and largest global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference, with 2,000 professionals and students from all 50 states and more than 55 countries. This must-attend, thought-leading conference convenes leaders, changemakers, professionals, and students from all sectors of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship.

Register for GHIC

Conference Schedule

Apply to Present

Innovation Prize

Learn from more than 250 speakers. See theconfirmed 2020 conference speakers. Keynote speakers include Jeffrey Sachs and Sanjiv Chopra.

Apply to present at the Global Health & Innovation Conference! October 15 is the final abstract submission deadline.  Read more about the presentation opportunities and the abstract submission process.

The GHIC Innovation Prize is a $10,000 and a $5,000 cash prize that is awarded to the two best social impact pitches that are presented at the 2020 Global Health & Innovation Conference.


Unite For Sight is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit global health delivery organization that is free of commercial interests and committed to promoting high-quality care for all. The Global Health & Innovation Conference is presented annually by Unite For Sight.