Schedule-at-a-Glance

Schedule Alert in 2018!

HIMSS18 takes place Monday - Friday with opening keynote on Monday, March 5th, 5:00p.m.

All activities are at Venetian – Palazzo – Sands Expo Center unless otherwise noted. All times are Pacific Time (PT).

Sunday, March 4
Registration: Hotels**12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Registration: Convention Center3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CIO Forum Opening Reception*
At Wynn Las Vegas
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Monday, March 5
Registration: Convention Center & Hotels**6:45 am – 8:00 pm
CIO Forum*
You must be a CHIME member to attend
at At Wynn Las Vegas
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cybersecurity Forum*
at Wynn Las Vegas
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Preconference Symposia & Programs*8:00 am – 4:30 pm
AMDIS/HIMSS Physicians' Executive IT Symposium*8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Nursing Informatics Symposium*8:00 am - 4:30 pm
First Timers Conference Orientation12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
About HIMSS Orientation3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Opening Keynote5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
HIMSS18 Opening Reception6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday, March 6
Registration: Convention Center & Hotels**

7:00 am – 6:00 pm

Concurrent Education Sessions8:30 am - 9:30 am
First Timers Conference Orientation9:00 am - 10:00 am 
Exhibition Open9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Interoperability ShowcaseTM9:30 am - 6:00 pm
For Students Only:  An Orientation 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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
Fellows Reception
By Invitation Only
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Views From the Top Session5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Communities Open House5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Millennials Reception*
Location TBD

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, March 7
Registration: Convention Center7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions8:30 am – 9:30 am
HIMSS Career Fair*
at Wynn Las Vegas
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Exhibition Open9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Interoperability ShowcaseTM9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions10:00 am – 11:00 am
About HIMSS Orientation Session11:30 am – 12:30 pm
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
Exhibition Social Hour4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Views From the Top Session5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Women in HIT Reception*
Venatian Pool Deck
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, March 8
Registration: Convention Center7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions8:30 am – 9:30 am
Exhibition Open9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Interoperability ShowcaseTM9:30 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 Sessions2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Education Social Hour 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Views From the Top Session5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Awards Gala*
at Wynn Hotel Las Vegas
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday, March 9
Registration: Convention Center7:30 am – 11:00 am
Keynote Session  8:30 am - 10:00 am
Concurrent Education Sessions10:30 am – 11:30 am
Concurrent Education Sessions12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Closing Keynote Speaker:
Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Jr., Role Model, Sports Legend and Successful Entrepreneur
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
 

*Separate registration required

**Hotel Registration is available in the lobby area at the Venetian, Palazzo, Wynn and Harrah’s. These locations will only offer badge pick-up. Full registration or changes can be completed at the Convention Center locations.

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