Investment and Entrepreneur Activities

Special events and programming at HIMSS20 are designed for building 1:1 connections and matchmaking with innovators and entrepreneurs, startups, strategic investors, venture capitalists, corporate innovation funds, accelerator programs, private equity firms and industry analysts. Discover what's new and what's next in health information and technology.

Call for Entrepreneur and Startup Pitch Applicants

HIMSS20 is now accepting submissions for two live, onsite pitch competitions:

Health 2.0 VentureConnect seeks Seed to Series A health tech companies to compete and be recognized as the most promising startup by venture capitalists and corporate investors.
Deadline: January 8, 2020

NursePitchTM calls all clinical entrepreneurs to a Pre-Seed and Series A nursing competition, hosted in collaboration with the ANA and designed to increase nurse-developed innovation.
Deadline: December 20, 2019

Debut Square is a lively gathering area for attendees to experience the latest in healthcare innovation.

This one-day program features panels with a diverse group of investment leaders across healthcare and rising startups, plus a rapid-fire pitch competition for vetted Series A health tech companies.

The Healthcare of the Future pavilion will feature hands on demonstrations and thought leadership sessions throughout the week.

Join us for the Innovation Forum to explore essential elements and key tactics you will need to innovate through game changing partnerships.

Explore the future of healthcare through cutting-edge technologies from startups, accelerators and other innovators.

ANA and HIMSS are pleased to showcase NursePitchTM - a nurse pitch competition for Pre-Seed and Series A.

This exciting program is designed for executive officers and founders of start-ups looking to gain practical advice for growing and building their company.