Virtual Connections

We’re bringing experts from across the country to you with a series of virtual educational events to help you and your loved ones live well with type 1 diabetes. Meet and learn from new speakers, engage with other families and individuals with T1D and expand your knowledge on topics important to you – all from the comfort of your own home. To stay up-to-date on the latest and greatest in T1D treatment options, view the educational resources provided by our national TypeOneNation Summit sponsors.

Virtual Events

JDRF TypeOneNation Virtual Summit

November 1, 3 and 4
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm ET

We’re mixing up JDRF’s TypeOneNation Virtual Summit and offering three nights of educational and interactive sessions!  This means more opportunities to attend sessions on topics that matter most to you, including research, technology and wellness.  You’ll interact with powerful speakers, learn about the latest research advancements and connect with the T1D community coast-to-coast. The virtual summit is for people of all ages and stages of T1D and their loved ones.  There is no cost to attend!  

Monday, November 1:  Mission sessions
Wednesday, November 3:  Innovation sessions
Thursday, November 4:  Wellness sessions



Thank You to Our Sponsors

Premier Sponsor

Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to create medicines that make life better for people around the world. Across the globe, Lilly employees work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to communities through philanthropy and volunteerism.

Supporting Sponsors


Abbott, the worldwide leader in Continuous Glucose Monitoring, has put a focus on helping people with diabetes lead healthier happier lives. They are dedicated to developing the next generation technologies that will provide glucose readings faster, with less inconvenience and help patients take charge of their diabetes. Start a New Chapter in Managing Your Diabetes with a FreeStyle Libre 2 free trial!


Dexcom, Inc. empowers people to take control of diabetes through innovative continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) systems. Dexcom has emerged as a leader of diabetes care technology. By listening to the needs of users, caregivers, and providers, Dexcom simplifies and improves diabetes management around the world. Get Started Today


ERinfo understands the challenges, struggles and stress that comes with T1D. ERinfo offers anywhere, anytime identification and contact notifications during emergency situations. We provide medical first responders access to your information through a direct connection to FirstNet®, the government’s nationwide broadband network that equips responders to save lives and protect you throughout the US. We are working with JDRF to educate the T1D community on the importance of using medical alerts. Be Prepared – Enroll Today with a 15% JDRF Discount!




The World’s Only Long-Term CGM System
Eversense provides continuous blood glucose monitoring for up to 90 days via an under-the-skin sensor, a removable and rechargeable smart transmitter, and a convenient app for real-time diabetes monitoring and management. With the Eversense 90-Day CGM System, you can actively manage your diabetes with flexibility and confidence.

Meet our Eversense Pioneers

At Xeris, makers of the Gvoke HypoPen, we believe that easy-to-use medicines can have a profound impact on the lives of patients and their families. That’s why we’re studying ready-to-use liquid glucagon, but that’s just the beginning. Learn how our technology is unlocking the potential of today’s medicines.


For more than 30 years, Medtronic has been helping people with diabetes.

Medtronic is working with the global community to change the way people manage diabetes. Together, we will transform diabetes care by expanding access, integrating care and improving outcomes, so people with diabetes can enjoy greater freedom and better health. 

Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with 95 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. This heritage has given us experience and capabilities that also enable us to help people defeat other serious chronic conditions: rare bleeding disorders, growth hormone-related disorders, and obesity. 


Insulet Corporation, headquartered in Massachusetts, is an innovative medical device company dedicated to making the lives of people with diabetes and other conditions easier through the use of its Omnipod product platform.

Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. is a medical device company dedicated to improving the lives of people with diabetes through relentless innovation and revolutionary customer experience. The Company takes an innovative, user-centric approach to the design, development and commercialization of products for people with diabetes who use insulin. 


Vertex is a global biotechnology company that invests in scientific innovation to create transformative medicines for people with serious diseases. The company has multiple approved medicines that treat the underlying cause of cystic fibrosis (CF) — a rare, life-threatening genetic disease — and has several ongoing clinical and research programs in CF. Beyond CF, Vertex has a robust pipeline of investigational small molecule medicines in other serious diseases where it has deep insight into causal human biology, including pain, alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency and APOL1-mediated kidney diseases. In addition, Vertex has a rapidly expanding pipeline of genetic and cell therapies for diseases such as sickle cell disease, beta thalassemia, Duchenne muscular dystrophy and type 1 diabetes mellitus.