Schedule-at-a-Glance

Schedule Alert

HIMSS16 will take place Monday, February 29 – Friday, March 4.

Preconference programs and symposia will be held on Monday, February 29 followed by the HIMSS16 Opening Keynote at 5:00 pm PST and the Opening Reception, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm PST.

The exhibit hall will be open Tuesday – Thursday.

HIMSS16 adjourns Friday, March 4 with Closing Keynote, Peyton Manning.
 

All activities are at Venetian/Sands Convention Center unless otherwise noted. All times are Pacific Time (PST).

Sunday, February 28
Registration (Hotels**)12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Registration (Convention Center)3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
CIO Forum Opening Reception*
Dal Toro
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Monday, February 29
Registration Hotels** & Convention Center6:45 am – 8:00 pm

Preconference Symposia*

8:00 am – 4:30 pm
CPHIMS Review Course*8:00 am – 4:30 pm
CIO Forum*9:00 am – 4:00 pm
First Timer Orientation12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Academic Forum (Hosted by AUPHA)

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Chapter Leaders Workshop (by invitation only)2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Opening Keynote Presentations
HIMSS16 Opening Keynote Sessions – Featuring Two Presentations.
Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of Health & Human Services and
Michael Dell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Dell Inc.
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Opening Reception - Exhibit Hall, Hall G7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tuesday, March 1
Registration Hotels** & Convention Center7:00 am – 6:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions8:30 am – 9:30 am
All About HIMSS: An Orientation to YOUR Organization8:30 am – 9:30 am
First Timer Orientation9:00 am – 10:00 am
Exhibition Hall9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Interoperability Showcase9:30 am – 6:00 pm
HX360 Innovation Pavilion9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Exhibit Floor Sessions10:00 am – 6:00 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
Concurrent Education Sessions4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
A Special Session with ONC and CMS5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Women in Healthcare IT Reception*6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Wednesday, March 2
Registration (Convention Center only)7:30 am – 5:00 pm
CAHIMS Exam Session 1*
Candidate check-in begins at 7:30 am
8:00 am – 10:00 am
Concurrent Education Sessions8:30 am – 9:30 am
Exhibition Hall9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Interoperability Showcase9:30 am – 6:00 pm
HX360 Innovation Pavilion9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Exhibit Floor Sessions10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions10:00 am – 11:00 am
CPHIMS Exam Session 1*
Candidate check-in begins at 10:30 am
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
All About HIMSS: An Orientation to YOUR Organization11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
CPHIMS Exam Session 2*
Candidate check-in begins at 2:00 pm
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Communities Open House5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Millennials on a Mission Reception6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Thursday, March 3
Registration (Convention Center only)7:30 am – 5:00 pm
CPHIMS Exam Session 3*
Candidate check-in begins at 7:30 am
8:00 am – 10:00 am
Concurrent Education Sessions8:30 am – 9:30 am
Education Workshops*8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Exhibition Hall9:30 am – 4:00 pm
HX360 Innovation Pavilion9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Interoperability Showcase9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibit Floor Sessions10:00 am– 4:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions10:00 am – 11:00 am
CPHIMS Exam Session 4*
Candidate check-in begins at 10:30 am
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
CAHIMS Exam Session 1*
Candidate check-in begins at 2:00 pm
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Awards Gala*
Wynn Hotel & Resort
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday, March 4
Registration7:30 am – 11:00 am

Keynote: Dr. Jonah Berger
Author of Best-Selling Contagious: Why Things Catch On

8:30 am – 10:00 am
Concurrent Education Sessions10:30 am – 11:30 am
Concurrent Education Sessions12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Closing Keynote:  Peyton Manning
Super Bowl Winning Quarterback & Five-Time NFL MVP
1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
 

*Separate registration required.

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