Schedule at a Glance

All activities are at McCormick Place unless otherwise noted.   

All times are Central Time (CT).

All times and dates subject to change.

Sunday, April 16

Registration – Convention Center 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Registration – Hotels 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Executive Summit Opening Reception*
VU Rooftop | Hiltons at McCormick Place
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Monday, April 17

Registration - Convention Center 6:45 am – 7:00 pm
Registration - Hotels** 6:45 am – 7:00 pm
Executive Summit*
Marriott Marquis Chicago
7:00 am – 5:30 pm
Preconference Forums* 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
First Timer’s Conference Orientation 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Opening Reception 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Tuesday, April 18

Registration - Convention Center 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
Registration - Hotels** 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Opening Keynote 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Exhibition Open; Exhibit Floor Sessions 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIMSS Interoperability Showcase™ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions 10:30 am – 5:15 pm
First Timer’s Conference Orientation 10:30 am -11:30 am
For Students Only: An Orientation 10:30 am -11:30 am
Emerging Healthcare Leaders Reception* 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Wednesday, April 19

Registration – Convention Center 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Keynote: Healthcare Disruption: Accelerated Opportunities for Care Delivery Alternatives
Tim Barry – Chair and Chief Executive Officer, VillageMD
Deborah DiSanzo – President, Best Buy Health
Vin Gupta – Medical Analyst, NBC News and Chief Medical Officer, Amazon Pharmacy
Andrea M. Walsh – President and Chief Executive Officer, HealthPartners
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Exhibition Open; Exhibit Floor Sessions 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
HIMSS Interoperability Showcase™ 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Exhibit Hall Social Hour 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
International Reception*
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Women in Health IT Reception*
Marriott Marquis Chicago
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
A Celebration of Black Excellence Reception*
Marriott Marquis Chicago
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Thursday, April 20

Registration – Convention Center 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Keynote: Digital Transformation and Health Equity: A Global Discussion on the Journey Ahead 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Exhibition Open, Exhibit Floor Sessions 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
HIMSS Interoperability Showcase™ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday Night Special Event: Laugh N' Roll*
Wintrust Arena
7:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Friday, April 21

Registration - Convention Center 7:30 am – 11:00 am
Keynote: Are More Turbulent Times Ahead for Healthcare? An Economic Outlook.
Mark Zandi – Chief Economist and Cofounder of Moody’s Analytics
8:30 am – 10:15 am
Concurrent Education Sessions 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Closing Keynote: Resilience in the Face of Uncertainty
Ben Nemtin – Co-Founder, The Buried Life Movement
1:15 pm – 2:30 pm

* Separate registration required

** Satellite Registration will be available at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place and Marriott Marquis Chicago

^ By invitation only

 

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