If you work in the medical industry, there are 10 healthcare IT conferences you should not miss in 2017. An unprecedented speed of technological change has transformed almost every aspect of our lives.
The healthcare IT industry was no exception to the rise in technology changing the way people are impacted. If you want to keep track of the top trends and challenges in the health economy, you need to attend these 10 Healthcare IT Conferences in 2017.
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SX Health & MedTech Expo
Part of the popular annual SXSW festival founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, The SX Health & MedTech Expo is the place to interact and interface with innovative technologies that are changing the face of health and healthcare. The Expo showcases have more exhibitors, from young startups to global giants, who are bringing the innovations and trends to market in 2017.
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This year’s speakers include thought leaders and innovators like Bakul Patel from the FDA, Daniel Kraft from Singularity University, and Grant Campany, John Mattison, and Rick Valencia from the Star Trek Tricorder xPrize Challenge.
The SX Health and MedTech Expo takes place on March 12 in Austin, Texas, and registration fees vary depending on what level badge you purchase.
TEDMED is the independent health and medicine edition of the world-famous TED conference. TEDMED bridges the gap between science and the public by finding and sharing stories that inform, inspire, engage and provoke action across a broad, passionate community both inside and outside of health and medicine.
TEDMED 2017 will take place in sunny Palm Springs, California, from November 1 to 3, and registration costs $3,450.
iHealth 2017 Clinical Informatics Conference
iHealth is the educational program where clinical informaticians convene, share, and learn about implementing team-based, integrated healthcare applications driven by data and evidence to improve the future state of Healthcare IT.
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The iHealth 2017 Clinical Informatics Conference takes place in Philadelphia, from May 2 to 4 at the Lowes Philadelphia Hotel. Registration starts at $430 for students, $745 for members and $1,120 for nonmembers; rates go up if you register after March 15.
Every healthcare technology professional knows that HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition is the industry’s largest healthcare IT educational program and exhibition center. HIMSS leads efforts to optimize health engagements and care outcomes using information technology. Ginni M. Rometty, chairman, president and CEO of IBM as well as former speaker, John Boehner are this year’s thought speakers.
The 2017 HIMSS Conference is held in Orlando, Florida, in the Orange County Convention Center from February 19 to 23.
Since 2007, the Health 2.0 Conference has been the leading showcase of cutting-edge innovation transforming the healthcare system. Why attend a Health 2.0 Conference? You can discover the lastest innovation and network with hundreds of your health technology peers.
The Health 2.0 is held in San Francisco each Fall, also in Europe, India, and Latin America. Dates and registration fees vary depending on the conference you choose.
Connected Health Conference
The Connected Health Conference, the largest event dedicated to digital and connected health, is disruptive and innovative. And the 2017 Connected Health Conference is doing the same.
This year’s conference has a new date and new city. It will take place in Boston, MA from October 25 to 27. The cost of registration will vary depending on how many sessions you choose to go to.
Health IT Summit
At Health IT Summits, renowned leaders in U.S. and North American healthcare gather to present important information and share insights. Healthcare leaders participate in transformative discussions and benefit from a unique environment for learning and professional growth.
The three Upcoming Summit Events are in San Jose from April 13 to 14, Chicago from May 11 to 12 and Boston from June 15 to 16. Registration fees for government workers or educators start at $995, while the fees for vendors and consultants start at $1,995.
The 8th Annual Health Datapalooza is the gathering place for people and organizations creating knowledge from data and pioneering innovations that drive health policy and practice. This year’s conference promises to bring new energy with top speakers representing a variety of industries.
The conference is held in Washington, D.C., at the Washington Hilton this April 27 to 28. If you register by April 7, you can save $200 on the fee.
Home Healthcare Leader’s Summit
Home healthcare plays a vital role in the economy by providing affordable care in the comfort of your home. Patients receive better follow up care, increased communication between patients and providers. The summit will cover a variety of topics like regulatory scenario, technological upgrades with healthcare applications, legal implications and the benefits of financial planning.
The Home Healthcare Leader’s Summit takes place in Los Angeles, CA. But the date and registration have not been announced.
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Stanford MeDX is the world’s leading program in healthcare innovation, patient engagement, and emerging technologies. The MeDX Conference is held on Stanford University’s campus each year.
The second annual Stanford MedX event takes place on the Stanford University campus from April 22 to 23.