HIMSS Entrepreneur Circle

Overview

As the global organization dedicated to better health through the best use of information and technology, HIMSS is dedicated to helping not only traditional healthcare stakeholders, but also new players in the ecosystem, including startups and entrepreneurs.

The Entrepreneur Circle is a way for innovators attending the conference to connect with each other and stay aware of the most pertinent conference content around themes like innovation, investment, and scale to make the most of your time at HIMSS19.

Features of the Circle:

  • Curated Education:  View a selection of free and paid sessions that are valuable to entrepreneurs
  • Onsite Meetups:  Meet with other circle members at a circle-only huddle and networking reception.
  • Peer-to-Peer Networking: Connect with your peers to form invaluable relationships while at conference together.
  • VIP Tours of Innovation Live: Get a guided tour of the Innovation Live pavilion on the exhibit from HIMSS’s Applied Innovation Manager Ian Hoffberg.

Entrepreneur Circle Guide

Select the sessions and events that fit your needs. Use this as a guide to make conference more relevant, significant and easier to navigate.

February 11

  • 8:30 am to 4:30 pm    Innovation Symposium (extra fee) -- W204A 8:30 am to 4:30 pm    Healthy Aging and Technology Symposium (extra fee) -- W208C
  • 8:30 am to 4:30 pm    Blockchain Symposium (extra fee) -- W206A
  • 4:30 pm to 5:00 pm    Opening Huddle* -- W312C
  • 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm    Opening Reception -- Valencia Ballroom

February 12

  • 8:30 am to 10:00 am Opening Keynote: Will Consumer-Directed Exchange Disrupt the Healthcare Marketplace? – Valencia Ballroom
  • 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Digital Health Collaborative Meeting – Rosen Centre, Ballroom H
  • 10:15 am to 5:05 pm Innovation Live Events – Hall F, Booth 9000
  • 10:30 am to 4:00 pm MarketConnect (extra fee)
  • 10:30 am to 11:00 am  Innovation Live VIP Tour – Hall F, Booth 9000
  • 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Elevating the Patient’s Digital Experience W311A
  • 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Empowerment, Activation and Engagement for Digital Health W315B
  • 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Scaling Your Startup: A Workshop for Entrepreneurs(extra fee) – Hyatt Manatee Springs
  • 1:20 pm to 1:50 pm Emerging Trends: Life Sciences, Payers and Value-Based Care – Rosen Centre Grand Ballroom C
  • 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm Empowering Consumers with Data to Improve Chronic Disease Conditions W315A
  • 1:50 pm to 2:30 pm Radical Collaboration breaks down Silos, Drives Innovation – Rosen Centre Grand Ballroom C
  • 5:00 pm to 5:30 pm Innovation Live VIP Tour – Hall F, Booth 9000
  • 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm Entrepreneur Circle Reception – Hall F, Booth 9000

     

February 13

  • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Health 2.0 VentureConnect (extra fee) – W331B
  • 9:45 am to 5:05 pm Innovation Live Events – Hall F, Booth 9000
  • 10:00 am to 11:00 am Reactions from the Field: Innovation -- W304A
  • 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Digital Medicine Transformation: The New Skill for CIOs -- W304A
  • 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm Medicare Reimbursement and Connected Health: Where Are We? -- W315A

February 14

  • 8:00 am to 4:00 pm MarketConnect (extra fee)
  • 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Consumerization of Health Symposium – Valencia Ballroom D
  • 8:30 am to 9:30 am Consumer Innovation in Less Than 90 Days (Innovation Forum) – W311E
  • 8:30 am to 9:30 am Creating the Next Generation of Digital Engagement – W304E
  • 10:00 am to 11:00 am State of the Healthcare API Economy (Innovation Forum) – W311E
  • 10:00 am to 3:35 pm Innovation Live Events – Hall F, Booth 9000
  • 11:30 am to 12:30 pm Innovative Startup Partnerships: Tapping Into Creativity and Experience of Entrepreneurs (Innovation Forum) – W311E
  • 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Navigating Our Way to a Digital Experience – W308A
  • 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Engage Consumers and Build Loyalty with Data-Driven Marketing – W311A
  • 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm Leveraging Blockchain to Transform Clinical Credentialing – W230A

     

February 15

  • 8:30 am to 10:15 am Keynote Session – Valencia Ballroom
  • 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Digitally Transforming Patient and Caregiver Experience – W308A
  • 1:15 to 2:30 pm Closing Keynote – Valencia Ballroom