CHICAGO — Communications leaders from top healthcare organizations — Astellas, Abbvie, Takeda and Ascension — will be among the headliners at PRovoke: North America, which takes place in Chicago at the Langham Hotel next week.

PRovoke North America, formerly the Innovation Summit North America, returns to Chicago on February 12 with a stellar lineup of speakers to discuss innovation and change across the communications and marketing industry. Abbvie's Javier Boix, Astellas' Moyra Knight, Ascension's Nick Ragone, and Takeda's Amy Atwood will share their five bold predictions for healthcare communications and marketing in a session moderated by W2O Group's Aaron Strout.

Other speakers for the day include Caulipower founder/CEO Gail Becker, Sonos' Pete Pedersen, Target CCO Katie Boylan, among many others. You can see the full speaker lineup here. Following the half-day Summit, PRovoke Media will host a series of invitation-only salons to discuss critical issues facing the industry.

That evening, we will host the 2020 Innovation SABRE Awards North America gala. In addition to recognizing the winners from this year's Innovation SABRE Awards shortlist and individual achievement recipients: Google's Corey Dubrowa and Caulipower's Gail Becker.

Tickets for both events are available here and rooms can be booked at the Langham Hotel here. Sponsors for the event include ICF Next, W2O Group, Zeno, PAN Communications, The Bulleit Group, Zapwater, Kivvit, MuckRack, and Revere.