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Schedule-at-a-Glance

Schedule Alert in 2017!

HIMSS17 will be held on Sunday, February 19 – Thursday, February 23.

Preconference programs and symposia will be held on Sunday, followed by the HIMSS17 Opening Reception.

Keynotes and concurrent education sessions will occur Monday – Thursday.

The exhibit hall will be open Monday – Wednesday.

All activities are at the Orange County Convention Center (West Building) unless otherwise noted. All times are Eastern Time (EST).

Saturday, February 18
Registration (Hotels & Airport**)12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Registration (Convention Center)3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
CIO Forum Opening Reception*
Hyatt Regency Orlando 
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunday, February 19
Registration (Hotels** & Convention Center)7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Preconference Symposia & Workshops*8:00 am – 4:30 pm
CIO Forum*
Hyatt Regency Orlando
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Registration (Airport**)9:00 am - 8:00 pm
First Timer Conference Orientation11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Chapter Leaders Workshop (by invitation only)2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
HIMSS17 Opening Reception
Hyatt Regency Orlando
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, February 20
Registration (Airport**)7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Registration (Hotels** & Convention Center)

7:00 am – 6:00 pm

Keynote Speaker: Ginni Rometty, Chairman, President and CEO, IBM 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Exhibits10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Exhibit Floor Sessions10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Interoperability Showcase10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions10:30 am - 11:30 am
First Timers Conference Orientation10:30 am - 11:30 am 
Concurrent Education Sessions12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Fellows Reception (by invitation only)

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Exhibition Floor Social Hour4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Communities Open House5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Women in Healthcare IT Reception*5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Millennials Reception*     6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday, February 21
Registration (Convention Center only)7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions8:30 am – 9:30 am
Exhibits9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Exhibit Floor Sessions9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Interoperability Showcase9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Career Fair
Hyatt Regency Orlando
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions10:00 am – 11:00 am
Concurrent Education Sessions11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Awards Gala*
Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, February 22
Registration (Convention Center only)7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions8:30 am – 9:30 am
Exhibits9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibit Floor Sessions9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Interoperability Showcase9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions10:00 am – 11:00 am
Concurrent Education Sessions11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions/Cocktails4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
HIMSS Wednesday Night Special Event at
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
TM *
HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are © & TM Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR. (s16)
Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2016 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.
7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Thursday, February 23
Registration (Convention Center only)7:30 am – 11:00 am
Keynote8:30 am - 10:00 am
Concurrent Education Sessions10:30 am – 11:30 am
Concurrent Education Sessions12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Closing Keynote Speakers: Kevin O’Leary and Robert Herjavec,
Entrepreneurs (Shark Tank)
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
 

*  Separate registration required

** Registration will be available at the Caribe Royale, Hilton Orlando, Hyatt Regency Orlando, Rosen Centre, Rosen Plaza and Rosen Shingle Creek hotels and at the Orlando International Airport (MCO) in the baggage claim areas at Terminal A & B.

 

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