HIMSS Conference to Focus on Solving Health IT Challenges


Posted December 14, 2017

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) will be holding its annual conference March 5–9, 2018, in Las Vegas, NV. The conference, which attracts more than 45,000 professionals, will focus on the theme “where IT connects for health.”

“HIMSS18 is the health IT conference where professionals from around the world connect to gain the education, innovation, and collaboration they need to continue to transform health and healthcare through IT,” according to HIMSS.

The conference will include more than 300 education programs, including keynotes from Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Alphabet Inc. (the parent company of Google), and Earvin “Magic” Johnson, Jr.; thought leader sessions; general education sessions; roundtable discussions; and preconference symposia and workshops. The HIMSS18 exhibit floor will feature more than 1,300 leading health IT vendors.

AAMI is a collaborating association for the conference, so AAMI members receive a discount on registration. To get the savings, select “AAMI” from the "Conference Collaborating Organizations" drop-down during registration and enter the code H18PARTNER. The early bird deadline is Dec. 18.

For more information visit www.himssconference.org.