Top 10 Reasons to Attend HIMSS17

At HIMSS17, you’ll find 40,000+ like-minded peers, 300+ education programs, 1,200+ vendors, hundreds of special programs, and limitless networking opportunities – all designed to equip you to navigate the ever-changing, challenging world of health IT.

Want more numbers? Here are the top 10 reasons to attend HIMSS17:

  1. Get ideas and learn about the latest innovative products and solutions – and see what’s coming down the road – from 1,200+ vendors on the show floor.
  2. Stay up-to-date on the latest issues with exceptional education sessions spanning 18 topics – from population health, to new payment models, cybersecurity and more.
    Insider Tip: Check out the new Essential Conversation – where you can interact with education speakers and session attendees.
  3. Connect and collaborate with colleagues from around the world at world-class networking events.
    Insider Tip: Don’t miss the Wednesday Night Special Event at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™.
  4. Explore specialty exhibit areas that focus on new, emerging and ongoing health IT topics, such as alternative payment models/business intelligence and population care management.
  5. Be inspired by outstanding, innovative, world-class keynote speakers – including a visionary who leverages the power of data and innovation, a global leader in information security, and one of the country’s best known business moguls.
    Insider Tip: Check back soon for details on this year’s exciting lineup.
  6. Explore how health IT enables individuals to securely access, contribute to and analyze their own health data at the redesigned HIMSS Interoperability Showcase™.  
  7. Take a deep dive into a hot topic with preconference symposia and workshops.
    Insider Tip: Get a head start on your educational experience the day before the conference starts.
  8. Gain insights and discover lessons learned from extraordinary thought leaders in Views from the Top sessions.
  9. What’s next for your career? Advance it at the Career Fair – get your resume reviewed, and attend career education sessions and a networking reception.
    Insider Tip: Bring plenty of business cards to share.
  10. Get everything you need to be in the know about health IT – all at one time, all in one place!

HIMSS17: where you can be part of something bigger. Don’t wait – register now.

Register now


in health and IT meet.