HIMSS19 Talking Points


HIMSS19: Champions of Health Unite


HIMSS19 comes to Orlando, Florida, February 11–15, 2019

About HIMSS19

The HIMSS19 Global Conference & Exhibition brings together 45,000+ health information and technology professionals, clinicians, executives and vendors from around the world – our champions of health – for five days of education, innovation and collaboration to help them advance health transformation. Exceptional education, excellent speakers, cutting-edge products and powerful networking are hallmarks of this industry-leading conference. More than 400 education programs include keynotes, thought leader sessions, general education sessions, and preconference symposia, workshops, forums and summits. The HIMSS19 exhibit floor features more than 1,300 leading health information and technology vendors, along with one-stop specialty exhibit areas and nearly 500 education sessions. Attendees will also enjoy hundreds of special programs and networking events, and endless opportunities to connect and collaborate with colleagues. Champions of health, unite at HIMSS19!


As a mission driven non-profit, HIMSS offers a unique depth and breadth of expertise in health innovation, public policy, workforce development, research and analytics to advise global leaders, stakeholders and influencers on best practices in health information and technology. Through our innovation companies, HIMSS delivers key insights, education and engaging events to healthcare providers, governments and market suppliers, ensuring they have the right information at the point of decision.

As an association, HIMSS encompasses more than 72,000 individual members and 630 corporate members. We partner with hundreds of providers, academic institutions and health services organizations on strategic initiatives that leverage innovative information and technology. Together, we work to improve health, access and the quality and cost-effectiveness of healthcare.

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, HIMSS serves the global health information and technology communities with focused operations across North America, Europe, United Kingdom, the Middle East and Asia Pacific.

View the HIMSS Fact Sheet

Contact Karen Groppe at kgroppe@himss.org with questions.