Investment and Entrepreneur Activities

Special events and programming at HIMSS19 will give you an insider’s look at the future of health information and technology.

Events include:

  • Health 2.0 VentureConnect
  • MarketConnect Live
  • Scaling Your Startup: A Workshop for Entrepreneurs
  • HIMSS Investor Lounge
  • Strategic Matchmaking
  • Innovation Live
  • Innovation Symposium
  • Investor and Entrepreneur Education
  • Debut Square
  • NursePitch™

The activities outlined above are designed for strategic investors, venture capitalists, corporate innovation funds, accelerator programs, private equity firms and industry analysts to discover what's new and what's next in health information and technology.

Apply for Health 2.0 VentureConnect Pitch Competition

The pitch competition puts "Series A ready" companies center stage as they compete to be recognized as the most fundable startup from venture capitalists and corporate investors. Applications close December 12, 2018 at 6 PM EST.

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NursePitchTM Applications close December 14, 2018

Calling all nurse innovators & nurse entrepreneurs! ANA and HIMSS are pleased to debut NursePitch - a nurse pitch competition for Pre-Seed and Series A.

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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.

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

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

Explore the benefits of MarketConnect, a platform where market-ready tech companies are connected to hospital executives looking to integrate vetted technologies into their organizations.

ANA and HIMSS are pleased to debut NursePitch - 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.

Tactical guidance, new ideas & proven practices to address the most daunting challenges of innovators.

Open to investors and entrepreneurs looking for the next big thing, this lounge is a quiet space for investors and entrepreneurs to connect and secure business and network with like-minded peers.