“The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society has pushed back its five-day annual conference to Aug. 9 in Las Vegas next year.”
“The 2021 HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition had been slated for March 1-5. Information on the HIMSS conference website indicates that HIMSS21 is now scheduled for Aug. 9-12.”
“A spokeswoman for HIMSS confirmed that new dates had been announced but would not confirm the exact dates.”
“HIStalk reported Wednesday that a reader forwarded an email HIMSS reportedly sent to exhibitors confirming a new HIMSS21 date of Aug. 9-13.”
“HIMSS officials are planning a press conference Friday to offer more details about the HIMSS21 conference.”
“HIMSS canceled its 2020 global health conference in March just days before it was slated to start due to concerns about COVID-19…” Read the full article here.
Source: HIMSS pushes back 2021 conference to August – By Heather Landi, July 30, 2020. FierceHealthcare.