The HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition is the most influential health information technology event of the year, where 40,000+ professionals throughout the global health ecosystem meet to build relationships during lively networking events, learn from experts in hot topic education sessions and discover innovative health tech products to solve their greatest challenges.

Venue : Chicago, Illinois

Who Attends

A broad array of professionals from all walks of the global healthcare ecosystem will convene for HIMSS23—including CIOs and senior executives, providers, information and technology professionals, government officials, innovators, consultants, market suppliers and more. See who attended HIMSS22.

"80% of HIMSS22 attendees said they were extremely likely* to recommend attending HIMSS23 to a colleague."


World-class educational programming provides hundreds of sessions from healthcare thought leaders—selected through a highly competitive Call for Proposals peer-review process.

Continuing education credits (CE) for a variety of professional designations are available.

  • Monday kicks off with preconference events focused on specific niche topics and curated audience experiences.
  • Tuesday through Friday are packed with keynotes, co-located events, and general education sessions across key topics.

Topics include digital health transformation to Al to cybersecurity to telehealth and more.

Choose from a variety of programs, including:

  • Executive Experiences
  • Clinician Roundtables
  • International Summits
  • Investment and Entrepreneur Activities
  • Keynote Speakers
  • Preconference Symposia and Forums
  • Specialty Education
  • Venture Connect
  • Views From the Top Sessions


The event attracts 1,000+ exhibiting healthcare information and technology companies. Discover thousands of products and services, startups, thought leadership sessions and hot-topic specialty pavilions.

Specialty Pavilions at HIMSS23 include:

  • Patient Engagement 365 Pavilion
  • Cybersecurity Command Center
  • Federal Health Pavilion
  • Innovation Hub
  • Startup Park
  • Interoperability Showcase

Interested in HIMSS23 exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities? ? Discover all the ways to engage your brand and meet your goals. Learn more


Build relationships to advance your professional goals, fuel your personal growth… and have fun!

From large evening networking parties to small, curated executive events to 1:1 private meeting functions – you’ll make high value connections with the right people at HIMSS23.

  • Opening Reception Party
  • Thursday Night Event: Laugh N' Roll
  • Exhibition Happy Hour
  • Women in Health IT Reception
  • Emerging Healthcare Leaders Reception
  • Professional Certification Reception
  • Executive Invite-Only Events

"One week at HIMSS Global Health Conference provides more networking opportunities than three months practically anywhere else."

Lygeia Ricciardi, Founder and CEO, AdaRose

Continuing Education Credits

Earn CE credit at the HIMSS Global Health Conference:

  • CEUs for health information management professionals, information security professionals, and those seeking continuing education hours toward CAHIMSSM, CPHIMSSM and CPDHTSSM renewal.
  • CEUs for pharmacists
  • CME for physicians
  • CNE for nurses
  • PDUs for project managers
  • Professional certifications for senior executives