12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

The Gig Economy and the Future of the Healthcare Workforce

We are in the middle of a transformation in the world of work. Driven by rapid changes in technology, business models and worker attitudes, the old ways of finding the critical staff you need are no longer working. And the pace of change will only accelerate. Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) is the leading independent research firm focused on the emerging gig economy. In this talk, SIA President Barry Asin will lay out the challenges, the opportunities and the changes ahead in a time of dynamic transformation in the way that work gets done.


Barry Asin


Staffing Industry Analysts

Barry is renowned for his expertise on staffi ng and contingent labor. President of Staffi ng Industry Analysts, Barry holds overall responsibility for the company’s strategy, operations and growth on a global basis. He previously held the position of chief analyst, leading the team responsible for SIA’s award-winning research and content. Barry is the co-author of Breaking Through: Leadership Disciplines from Top Performing Staffi ng Firms and is quoted in major business and industry publications, including the New York Times, BusinessWeek, Inc. Magazine, The Atlantic, Bloomberg Business, CNBC, Marketplace, USA Today and MarketWatch among others.