While the academic periods on the convention and the expertise within the exhibit corridor is perhaps prime of thoughts for HIMSS19 attendees, there may be one other essential element of the worldwide occasion: networking.
Health IT professionals from all over the world can meet to focus on applied sciences, methods, challenges and extra. It’s one of many highlights of the yr, providing professionals the possibility to make the most of proximity to so many friends – evaluating notes and serving to one another as they deal with comparable challenges.
To facilitate face-to-face conferences, HIMSS19 options quite a few networking events designed to carry individuals collectively and get them speaking.
Supermen and Wonder Women
The HIMSS19 Opening Reception takes place on Monday, February 11, from 5-7 p.m. within the Valencia Ballroom of the Orange County Convention Center. It’s going to be an occasion geared towards cosplay – with a superhero theme and an open invite for attendees to come dressed as their favourite comedian guide good man. The reception is free to registered attendees and exhibitors.
Another main occasion is the Awards & Recognition Gala, Wednesday, February 13, from 6:30-9 p.m. on the Hyatt Regency Orlando in Regency P. The price is $180 for people and $1,800 for a desk of 10. Ticket gross sales shut Monday, January 28. Black tie is non-obligatory. HIMSS honors people, teams and organizations from across the globe who’ve made excellent contributions to well being info and expertise prior to now yr.
The Women in Health IT Networking Reception shall be Tuesday, February 12, from 6:30-8 p.m. on the Hyatt Regency Orlando in Regency R. The price is $50 per individual. This is a chance for attendees to be part of the business’s strongest gathering of ladies innovators, leaders and entrepreneurs shaping and reworking well being by expertise right now.
On one other demographic entrance there may be the Millennials Reception, Tuesday, February 12, from 6:30-8 p.m. on the Rosen Centre Hotel Pool Deck. The price is $49 per individual. The reception presents a possibility for millennials and younger professionals to join with each other.
New HIMSS members may have a spot to meet and greet at HIMSS19 at “HIMSS: What’s the Scoop? A New Member Ice Cream Social.” The occasion will happen Tuesday, February 12, from 1:30-3 p.m. in room W340A of the Orange County Convention Center. New members can community, discover academic choices, uncover methods to become involved and extra. HIMSS workers, neighborhood and chapter volunteers shall be accessible to reply questions.
From across the globe
A spotlight yearly on the international HIMSS convention is the International Reception, this yr held Tuesday, February 12, from 5:30-7 p.m. The price is $75 per individual. Attendees can meet high-level international thought leaders and be taught extra concerning the newest worldwide actions and initiatives in well being IT. Delegates from across the globe shall be available to community and alternate experiences.
First factor within the morning, the HIMSS19 Breakfast Sessions will supply attendees some schooling blended with some networking. Admission is free.
On Wednesday, February 13, from 7:30-9:30 a.m., it’s “Interoperability & HIE Breakfast Panel: Disruptive Factors Expanding the Value of the Interoperability Continuum.” The occasion will happen in Hall F 9100 on the Interoperability Showcase theater. Also Wednesday, from 7:30-8:30 a.m., it’s “Long-Term and Post-Acute Care Breakfast.” The occasion shall be in room W312B.
On Thursday, February 14, from 7:30-9:30 a.m., it’s “Blockchain Breakfast Panel – Blockchain Reality: Perspectives from the Frontlines of Healthcare.” The occasion will happen in Hall F 9100 on the Interoperability Showcase theater. Also on Thursday, from 7:30-8:30 a.m., it’s “HIMSS and SHIEC Health Information Exchange Breakfast.” The occasion shall be in room W209C.
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