Schedule-at-a-Glance

Opening keynote begins at 5:00 PM PST on Monday, August 9 and the opening reception immediately follows. Complimentary and included for all attendees.

All activities are at the Venetian/Palazzo/Sands Expo unless otherwise noted. All times are Pacific Standard Time (PST).

Digital events schedule will be released soon.

Sunday, August 8
Registration: Hotels** 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Registration & Tote Areas
Venetian/Sands, Wynn & Caesars Forum
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
CIO Summit Opening Reception*
Wynn Las Vegas
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Monday, August 9
Registration & Tote Areas
Venetian/Sands, Wynn, Caesars Forum & Hotels**
6:45 am – 8:00 pm
CIO Summit*
At Wynn Las Vegas
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Cybersecurity Forum*
At Wynn Las Vegas
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Preconference Symposia & Programs* 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
First Timers Conference Orientation 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Opening Keynote: Population Health
Palazzo Ballroom
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Opening Reception
Wynn Las Vegas
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Tuesday, August 10
Registration & Tote Areas
Venetian/Sands, Wynn, Caesars Forum & Hotels**
7:00 am – 6:00 pm
Keynote: TBD 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Exhibition Open; Exhibit Floor Sessions 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Interoperability Showcase 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
For Students Only: An Orientation 10:00 am – 11:00 am
First Timers Conference Orientation 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Career Fair* 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Special Session: Policy Update
Palazzo Ballroom
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Emerging Healthcare Leader’s Reception* 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Women in HIT Reception* 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Wednesday, August 11
Registration & Tote Areas
Venetian/Sands, Wynn & Caesars Forum
7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Keynote Session: Innovation
Palazzo Ballroom
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Career Fair* 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition Open; Exhibit Floor Sessions 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Interoperability Showcase 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Accelerate Health Program (formerly Venture Connect Forum)*
Caesars Forum Conference Center
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
About HIMSS Orientation Session 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Exhibition Social Hour 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Advancement Reception (By Invitation Only) 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Special Session: The Challenge of Sustainable Health & Care in the 21st Century
Palazzo Ballroom
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Awards Gala*
Wynn Las Vegas
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Awards Gala After Party*
Wynn Las Vegas
9:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Thursday, August 12
Registration
Venetian/Sands & Caesars Forum
7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Keynote Session: Health & Wellness with Arianna Huffington
Palazzo Ballroom
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Accelerate Health Program*
Caesars Forum Conference Center
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Exhibition Open 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Interoperability Showcase
Caesars Forum Conference Center
9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Concurrent Education Sessions 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Thursday Night Special Event
At Caesars Forum Conference Center
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday, August 13
Registration
Venetian/Sands
7:30 am – 11:00 am
Keynote Session: Political Landscape Perspective with Former Governor Terry McAuliffe and Former Governor Chris Christie
Palazzo Ballroom
8:30 am – 10:15 am
Concurrent Education Sessions 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Closing Keynote: Leadership with Alex Rodriguez
Palazzo Ballroom
1:15 pm – 2:30 pm

*Separate registration required

** Conference Registration is available in the hotel lobby area at the Venetian, Palazzo and Harrah’s and in the Wynn meeting space. These locations will only offer badge pick-up. Full registration or changes can be completed at the Convention Center.