About HIMSS21

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.

The last year taught us all the value of choices, collaboration and appreciation for community. We are creating the paths to success and safety for all: planning in-person events complemented with extraordinary digital opportunities in a reimagined hybrid experience.

All the exciting details on educational programming and hybrid registration options will be coming soon.


August 9–13, 2021



Registration will open in early March.

Note: Qualified paid professional HIMSS20 registrants will receive an email with specific instructions to transfer their registrations to HIMSS21. You will not be able to register through this website.

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 programming.

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 vetted industry leaders.

Attend focused learning with peers in preconference symposia and forums, clinician roundtables, entrepreneur/investor meetups and more.

Continuing Education Credits

Earn continuing education credits to maintain over 12 different professional certifications, including CME, CNE, PDUs, CPHIMS™ and CAHIMS certifications.


Meet the right connections to accelerate your professional goals, business relationships and attendance objectives. We’re planning exciting social networking events and incredible, new 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 and member-only event access, along with robust networking benefits throughout the year. Not a member yet? Join during registration.

HIMSS Conference: Who Attends?

HIMSS is a global advisor and thought leader supporting the transformation of the health ecosystem through information and technology.