Distinguished Presenters


Ken Willett
Vice President, Health IT Strategy
Liaison Healthcare Informatics

Ken has worked in the technology industry for over 30 years. Ken was a co-founder of Mentor Graphics Corp., now a $1B company. In 1994 he established an independent consulting practice serving clients such as MedicaLogic, Kryptiq, MyHealthBank, Unicru, and TACS, among others. From 2007 to 2013 Ken was founder, President, CEO and CTO of Ignis Systems, where he and his team developed EMR-Link, a lab integration network used by over 25,000 clinicians and 130 labs throughout the U.S.



Pat Wolfram, Ignis Systems Corporation

Pat Wolfram
Director of EMR and Lab Integration
Liaison Healthcare Informatics

Pat’s professional life centers on EMR integration, beginning in 1996 when he joined MedicaLogic, where their EMR integration team achieved top KLAS scores in 1999. In 2007 Pat became a principal at Ignis Systems to focus on SaaS-based EMR-to-Lab solutions. Ignis was acquired by Liaison Healthcare in 2013. Pat loves biking, outdoors, time with family, and is active in community projects such as Habitat for Humanity, Relay For Life, and arranges biennial mission trips to Mexico to install sustainable irrigation systems and gardens at orphanages and youth homes.