Sleep Medicine Disruptors 2023

Nov 3 – 4, 2023 In-person and livestreaming around the world!

Explore the innovations that are poised to change the landscape of sleep health, patient care, and health care delivery. Join colleagues and subject matter experts. 

Expanding the Boundaries of Healthcare

Prepare for eye-opening insights and innovations that are poised to change the landscape of sleep health, patient care, and health care delivery. During this dynamic, in-person and livestreamed course, sleep physicians, health technology innovators, and health care thought leaders provide strategic insights about the future of sleep. Expert speakers discuss how artificial intelligence, consumer sleep technology, innovative models of care, and other disruptors will change the status quo. Other “moonshots” also have the potential to completely transform the sleep field. This is the future of sleep medicine.

Sleep Medicine Disruptors 2023

Nov 3 – 4, 2023 Hybrid Event

Live streaming around the world!

Explore the innovations that are poised to change the landscape of sleep health, patient care, and health care delivery. Join colleagues and subject matter experts. 

Designed for You

  • Sleep medicine clinicians who want to understand where the sleep field will be heading in the future
  • Tech innovators and venture capitalists who are interested in expanding their presence in the sleep health market

Future Forward Learning

  • Discuss factors contributing to unprecedented changes in healthcare in this decade
  • Discover strategic implications of the healthcare revolution
  • Understand what makes sleep medicine primed for innovation
  • Prepare for transformations that will impact your sleep medicine practice

Sleep Medicine Disruptors 2023 Speakers

Azizi Seixas, PhD, Chair
Director, The Media and Innovation Lab, The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Sally Dominguez
Futurist, inventor, and entrepreneur with expertise in exponential systems

Zeev Neuwirth, MD
Health care executive and visionary leader in clinical care transformation

Dennis Hwang, MD
Medical Director of Sleep Medicine, Kaiser Permanente

Kaakpema “KP” Yelpaala, MPH
Senior Fellow & Lecturer, Yale School of Public Health

Session Highlights

  • Artificial Intelligence in Sleep Medicine
  • Health Equity and Equitable Innovation
  • Genomics and Personalized Medicine
  • Real-World Neural Interfaces
  • Future of Consumer Sleep Technology
  • Retail Sleep Medicine
  • Venture Capital in Sleep Medicine

Things to Do

  • Take the Scenic Route – The Baylands Nature Preserve is the largest in Silicon Valley. Relax as you admire the vast wildlife and breathtaking scenery.
  • More Fun That’s Out of This World –  Experience the Ames Research Center’s Exploration Center. As part of NASA, its one-of-kind facilities are part of the nation’s every space launch.
  • Enjoy World-class Dining – Be sure to dine at some of the many restaurants like Le Papillon. True to its roots in fine French dining, menus change to reflect the season’s prime ingredients at their peak.
  • Attendee Reception – The AASM thanks Avadel Pharmaceuticals for sponsoring the attendee reception and transportation to downtown Mountain View.

Born in Silicon Valley, The Ameswell Hotel is located near Google, Apple and Facebook headquarters, as well as offices for Microsoft, Intuit and LinkedIn. Inspired by its neighbors at NASA’s Ames Research Center, the independent hotel combines art, nature, innovation, and technology to create an ideal environment for exploration and discovery.


The Ameswell Hotel
800 Moffett Blvd
Mountain View, CA 94043

Book your guestroom by the deadline of Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2023, otherwise prevailing hotel rates will apply.

Pricing and Policies

Ticket Type


Virtual Livestream

AASM Member $450 $350
Nonmember $550 $450
*In-Person space is limited; register early to guarantee your seat.

This course will be recorded and will be viewable to registrants after the live program concludes.

If assistance is needed to register for this course, please call the Meeting Department at (630) 737-9700.

Confirmation and Registration Disclaimer 

Confirmation will be sent via email within one week of receipt of the registration form and payment. All attendees must pre-register. 

Cancellation Policy 

Attendees will receive a full refund of all registration fees when a cancellation request is submitted in writing to the AASM meetings department at by Monday, Oct. 30, 2023. After this date, no refunds will be available. Refunds are not provided to no-shows. The AASM reserves the right to cancel this course and provide a full refund should conditions warrant. The refund will only include the cost of registration for the event.

Please note, the Sleep Medicine Disruptors agenda is subject to change at any time without notice.

Explore the innovations

that are poised to change the landscape of sleep health, patient care, and health care delivery.

Join colleagues and subject matter experts.

Continuing Education

Continuing Medical Education (CME) for Physicians

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The AMA Council on Medical Education mandates that accredited providers only offer AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to physicians. Non-physicians will be provided a letter of attendance indicating the number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ awarded for the sessions they attended.

AASM designates this live activity for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for a maximum of 6.5 credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Education Credits (CECs) for Sleep Technologists

This activity has been approved by the AASM for a maximum of 6.5 CECs. Individuals should only claim those credits earned as a result of this activity.

Maintenance of Certification (MOC)

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) for physicians is not offered for this course.


Looking for an opportunity to increase your brand awareness of your company’s products and services? Sleep Medicine Disruptors 2023 will provide an opportunity for exhibitors to connect virtually and/or in-person with a large audience of physicians from around the country who are dedicated to the field of sleep medicine. Exhibitor Questions? Contact Annette Delagrange for more information at

AASM thanks and recognizes Acurable, Avadel Pharmaceuticals, EnsoData, Harmony Biosciences, React Health and ZOLL Itamar for supporting Sleep Medicine Disruptors 2023.