Optional Preconference Events

HIMSS is pleased to offer the following full-day, preconference educational programs at HIMSS20.

Call for Preconference Proposals

The HIMSS Call for Preconference Proposals is now closed. Proposal submitters will be notified of proposal acceptance status by the end of October.

For more information, contact:

Caroline Connelly
(312) 915-9583

Mike Moran
(207) 791-8713

Examine trends and identify impactful solutions and opportunities as we move into the future of aging.

This symposium will tackle challenges and successes physicians face using technology to better serve their patients.

Explore where the industry is today and what the future may look like in regards to Big Data.

This interactive program will provide you the opportunity to validate your blockchain hypotheses and give you a clear sense of how to participate in blockchain ecosystems.

An all-day session addressing skill development targeted towards advancing your career. 

The Cloud Computing Forum brings together IT decision-makers and professionals for insights and strategies for making the switch to cloud computing and leveraging the technology effectively.

This full day symposium will examine the consumerization of health, healthcare and wellness, centered on digital health technologies.

The Cybersecurity Forum will explore the challenges, solutions, and progress being made in the field.

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

The Interoperability and HIE Symposium will examine what is being done and what still needs to be done to achieve secure, appropriate and ubiquitous data access and electronic exchange of health information.

Attendees will experience how leaders at high-performing digitally-enabled organizations overcome the challenges of pursuing the quadruple aim.

Machine Learning & AI for Healthcare brings healthcare IT decision makers together for insights and face-to-face dialog.

Be part of a dynamic community of nurse leaders who will come together to address the most current issues facing informatics nurses today.

The Patient Engagement & Experience Summit provides a deep-dive on how technology is improving patient care.

The Pharma Forum will examine the current state of Pharma-Provider-Payer collaborations.

This forum will dive deep into the social determinants of health (SDOH) and share how leading healthcare organizations are using digital technologies to care for our most vulnerable populations.

Focused on new strategies for a patient-centered revenue cycle to increase payments, reduce collections, and boost their customer loyalty while benefiting the bottom line.

This symposium will explore ways that provider organizations are using telemedicine to create a more patient-centered experience and adapting to a value-based world.