About HIMSS21

Learn about in-person and digital options for education, networking and exhibition.

The HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition is the can’t-miss health information and technology event of the year, where professionals throughout the global health ecosystem connect for education, innovation and collaboration.

For nearly 60 years, HIMSS members and healthcare professionals—from CIOs and senior executives to providers and payers to IT consultants and entrepreneurs—have attended the industry’s most influential conference and trade show.


Join us August 9–13, 2021

Starting this year, HIMSS21 will be offered both in-person and digitally—so everyone, everywhere can join together to be the change.


We’re planning the path to success and safety for all in Las Vegas. We'll be at the Venetian-Sands Expo Center, Caesars Forum Conference Center, and Wynn. And now your full conference registration is more valuable than ever: you’ll receive complimentary access to HIMSS21 Digital.


Can’t join us in Las Vegas? Purchase a digital-only registration. You’ll experience a unique program with personalized learning from the convenience of home. Participate in networking and matchmaking with peers from around the globe.

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Note: Qualified paid professional HIMSS20 registrants received an email with specific instructions to roll over their registrations to HIMSS21. Those individuals will not be able to register through this website.

Read our FAQs for more information.


Educational Programming

The event is known for its world-class educational programming, with hundreds of highly vetted sessions from industry leaders, renowned keynote speakers, specialty programs to meet distinct needs, and hands-on preconference symposia and forums.

What education is included with an in-person full conference registration?

All general education sessions, exhibit floor sessions and featured speakers (Keynotes, Views From the Top) are included in a full registration. You'll also receive access to HIMSS21 Digital and its own unique lineup of online sessions, to enjoy live or on-demand.

HIMSS21 topics range from digital transformation leadership to AI to population health to clinically integrated supply chain to telehealth. Our programming brings you outcomes-focused, best practices education from world-class thought leaders.

  • General Education Sessions
  • Featured Speakers: Keynotes, Views From the Top
  • Exhibit Floor Innovation Presentations
  • Government Policy Sessions

How can I enhance my education?

Customize your Las Vegas experience with add-on events. With so much to see and do a HIMSS21, focusing your education and peer-to-peer networking within a preconference or specialty program optimizes the value of attendance.

Package with your full registration for a powerhouse week or purchase separately:

What type of education will I receive in HIMSS21 Digital?

The programming within HIMSS21 Digital is unique and not a duplication of in-person sessions. Tailored and personalized for online education, you'll enjoy:

  • Inspiring keynote-level conversations
  • Industry highlights and briefings
  • Outcomes-focused education sessions
  • Purpose-based networking

Continuing Education Credits

Earn continuing education credits to maintain over 12 different professional certifications, including CME, CNE, PDUs, CPHIMSTM and CAHIMSTM certifications.



Meet the right connections to accelerate your professional goals, business relationships and attendance objectives. We’re planning exciting in-person social networking events and incredible digital connection opportunities.

Personalize and focus your experience with our complimentary curation service, Circles. Being a Circle participant helps you navigate the conference with programs and networking events that match your interests.


Exhibition and Specialty Exhibit Areas

The event attracts hundreds of diverse exhibitors, from established tech giants to nimble startup companies. The exhibit floor spans the Las Vegas campus-style venue and serves as the destination for getting hands-on with innovative products and services, and attending education sessions in hot topic specialty areas—including:


Who Attends

The HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition draws a huge variety of attendees across the health information and technology ecosystem—including CIOs and senior executives, providers, IT professionals, government officials, innovators, consultants, market suppliers and more.

100,000+ HIMSS members receive a discount to attend the conference, along with robust networking benefits throughout the year. Not a member yet? Join during registration.

HIMSS Conference: Who Attends?

Registration is now open.
Choose your path to attend—with both in-person and digital options.
HIMSS is a global advisor and thought leader supporting the transformation of the health ecosystem through information and technology.