Debut Square

Lobby E

NEW! Debut Square is a lively gathering area for attendees to experience the latest in healthcare innovation. Grab a comfortable seat with colleagues and watch Market Debut sessions, pitch competitions and presentations by award-winning startups and innovators.

Market Debuts – Tuesday 10:15 am – 5:00pm and Wednesday 9:45am – 11:35am

Be the first to hear about new technologies in the healthcare field with market debut sessions featuring new products, services and solutions that will be launching within the industry this year.


NursePitch™ - Wednesday, February 13, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Calling all nurse innovators & nurse entrepreneurs! In collaboration with the ANA (American Nurses Association), HIMSS is pleased to debut NursePitch - a nurse pitch Pre-Seed and Series A competition. NursePitch is designed to increase the voice, opportunity and visibility of the nursing audience in the digital health ecosystem by holding ‘nursing led’ & ‘nursing developed’ innovation.


HIMSS Winner Circle- Thursday 9:45am – 3:00pm

The HIMSS Winner Circle at Debut Square is a collection of HIMSS award-winning startups and innovators. Brought to you by Health2.0, Healthbox, HIMSS Asia Pac Innovation Hub, HIMSS Innovation Community, HIMSS Innovation & Conference Center and PCHAlliance. Meet the Medical Capital Innovation Competition program architects, Open Division winner and Collegiate winners, who will share their unique approaches to using technology in novel, imaginative ways to solve some of healthcare’s greatest challenges.