HIMSS14 offers longer hours for the exhibition floor and introduces
the HIMSS Wellness Challenge as one of several new activities during the
Recognized as the launching site for cutting-edge, new products and
services in the health IT industry, the HIMSS14 Exhibition Hall offers
more than 500,000 square feet of space for more than 1,200 exhibiting
companies that will be on-site at the Orange County Convention Center in
Orlando, Fla. In fact, compared to last year, HIMSS14 is trending higher
for the number of companies represented on the show floor.
Attendee preference: At HIMSS14, the exhibition hall hours have
been extended on the three days exhibits are open, with more overlap
between education hours and exhibition hours. As a result, the floor
will remain open during mid-day break.
HIMSS14 Exhibition Hall Hours:
Monday, Feb. 24:Noon - 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 25:9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 26:9:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Connected Patient Learning Gallery- Located in Hall A,
the Connected Patient Learning Gallery is a hands-on, interactive area
showcases innovative health IT products and services that address
various aspects of e-engaging providers and patients, as well as ways
to integrate these products for patient care.
Showcase- HIMSS will have a First- Time HIMSS
Exhibitor dedicated area on the show floor in Hall E that will be one
central location to see over 120 first time HIMSS exhibitors and
startup companies .
HIMSS Interoperability Showcase- This year, HIMSS has
significantly expanded the Interoperability Showcase™ by merging it
with the Meaningful Use Experience. This combined, 36,000 square-foot
area located in Hall F is designed to emphasize how collaborative
technology is vital to the realization of connected health and patient
Intelligent Medical Home at The Intelligent Hospital™ Pavilion- The new Intelligent Medical (IM) Home will demonstrate the
longitudinal flow of real-time data from the patient recovering at
home back to the primary caregiver at the local hospital,
demonstrating the continuum of health and wellness through technology.
– Hall E, Booth 8265
Get real-world expertise, education, vendor products and services, and
resources on two of the hottest healthcare topics-clinical
and business analytics/intelligence and mobile
health-at this year's Knowledge Centers.
Health IT Solutions Pavilion- Located in Hall A,
visitors can explore a variety of products and services and attend
educational sessions from many U.S. federal agencies in this unique
part of the show floor
Wellness Challenge- Attendees can register to be a
part of the Wellness challenge and have a chance to win great daily
“Each year, we listen to our attendees and exhibitors as we prepare for
our next annual conference. They asked for more time on the exhibition
floor, and so, we have increased the hours to provide more time for
interaction and networking between our exhibitors and conference
attendees,” said Elli Riley, Director, Exhibits and Meeting Services,
HIMSS. “In addition, we have added new features to the floor, such a
dedicated area reserved for first-time exhibitors and startup companies,
the Intelligent Medical Home as part of the Intelligent Hospital, a
reimagined Interoperability Showcase, the Connected Patient Learning
Gallery and much more.”
Riley emphasized the HIMSS14 Exhibit Hall supports the overall vision of
HIMSS, with the products and services on the floor demonstrating how
information technology improves health. With that in mind, HIMSS also
has organized certain products and services on the exhibition floor into
specific sections, such as co-locating the Meaningful Use Experience
with the Interoperability Showcase as well as specific products and
services appropriate for the Knowledge Centers and the Connected Patient
The HIMSS Exhibition Hall includes:
HIMSS would also like to thank the anchor exhibitors
Allscripts: Booth: 3944
Cerner: Booth: 6965
Epic: Booth: 2139
GE Healthcare: Booth: 1003
McKesson: Booth: 1365
Optum: Booth: 5665
Perceptive Software: 4765
Siemens: Booth: 3165
all HIMSS14 exhibitors by Company or Product and Service
for ‘making big manageable” in the exhibit hall provides guidance on
how to select those exhibits of interest and value to attendees, based
on their health IT solution needs.
to attend HIMSS14
Annual Conference &Exhibition.
HIMSS is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on
better health through information technology (IT). HIMSS leads efforts
to optimize health engagements and care outcomes using information
HIMSS is a cause-based, global enterprise producing health IT thought
leadership, education, events, market research and media services around
the world. Founded in 1961, HIMSS encompasses more than 52,000
individuals, of which more than two-thirds work in healthcare provider,
governmental and not-for-profit organizations across the globe, plus
over 600 corporations and 250 not-for-profit partner organizations, that
share this cause. HIMSS, headquartered in Chicago, serves the global
health IT community with additional offices in the United States,
Europe, and Asia.
Kelly Wagner, 312-915-9502