Orlando, FL
Feb. 20-22, 2017

Education Theater Speaking Instructions

Speaking at the HIMSS Interoperability is a premier level sponsorship benefit. We thank you for your participation and support of this collaborative project. We look forward to learning from you and sharing your thought leadership with the attendees of HIMSS18.

The Interoperability Showcase Education Theater is a premier location on the exhibit floor with over 100 seats. Your session can be up to (1) hour long. We suggest using half of this time for content and using the remaining half for networking and discussion. We welcome a variety of formats such as presentations as well as panels and Q&A.. Please contact Bronwen Huron if you have any questions or ideas. We are here to support your successful presentation!


The Interoperability Showcase utilizes content based marketing. All presentations in the HIMSS Interoperability Showcase must be focused on interoperability and the value of your organization. It cannot be a sales pitch or a demo of a product. If you have questions please reach out to Bronwen.

Please make sure that Bronwen has all of the following. As soon as possible, please provide:

  • Speaker name, credentials, email, speaker title, organization and onsite phone number, and bio picture. 
  • Short description of the presentation.

By February 6, please provide to Bronwen Huron:

  • Speaking slides
    • Slides must be on the HIMSS18 Interoperability Showcase slide deck. Slides will not be accepted on other deck. 
    • Once submitted, these will be reviewed. You will be notified that they have been approved and that copy will be provided to our AV team onsite.
    • Slides will be posted after conference on the www.himssconference.org site as well as www.interoperabilityshowcase.org

Onsite Schedule

  • Practice Day: Speakers will be able to come to the exhibit hall and practice their sessions Monday, March 5,  between: 130pm-4pm.
  • Day of presentation: Please meet at our education theater no later than 30 minutes before your session. You have the opportunity to review your slides. There will be a podium with a mic and laptop to control your presentation.

If you have any concerns on site please do not hesitate to contact bhuron@himss.org or 312-405-7446.

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