University of Nebraska Medical Center

2022 GCHS Summit

Global Center for Health Security's Pandemic Summit: Never Again

Join us to help build multi-sector partnerships that can mitigate catastrophic consequences of future pandemics and emerging infections. We look forward to hosting you at the Never Again Summit in Omaha, Nebraska, on October 19!



08:00  Shuttle from the Cottonwood Hotel to UNMC

08:15  Shuttle from the Cottonwood Hotel to UNMC

08:30  Registration & Breakfast

09:00  Welcome 

09:20  Future of Health Security and the Need for Public-Private Partnership

10:15  Introduction to Public-Private Partnerships

10:45  Break

11:00  Discussion:  Successful Partnerships

12:00  Lunch

13:00  Global Perspectives on Health Security Priorities

13:45  Discussion:  Priority Setting for Public-Private Partnerships

14:30  Tours

15:15  Discussion:  Report Out

15:45  Closing

16:15  Load Shuttles

16:30  Tour of Omaha

17:30  Reception (Schimmel Ballroom at Cottonwood Hotel

18:30  Dinner & Keynote Address (Schimmel Ballroom):
            Former U.S. Secretary of Defense and Senator Chuck Hagel


Parking information for reception & dinner at Cottonwood Hotel: Please inform the lobby at the Cottonwood Hotel that you are attending the UNMC  event and valet parking will be provided.

Dress: Business 

Masks: Masks required indoors. 


Preferred Event Hotel: 

Kimpton Cottonwood Hotel 
302 S. 36th St. Omaha, NE 68131 - 4 blocks from UNMC | Hotel: 402.810.9500

Our team has secured rooms for a preferred rate at the historic Kimpton Cottonwood Hotel for our Never Again Summit guests.


Event Location & Parking: 

Truhlsen Events Center
42nd & Emile (across the street from the Davis Global Center)
Room: MSC 1001A
619 S. 42nd St
Omaha, NE  68198


Parking Information: 
Guests may park in the garage located under the Davis Global Center building. A team member will be stationed to open the garage, as you pull up, to give you access to the parking garage. Surface parking will also be available in the visitor stalls of the Davis Global Center parking lot. The DGC parking lot is highlighted on the map below in red.