Welcome to the HIMSS Minnesota Chapter

Join Us at the Crossroads of America for the 2017 Midwest Fall Technology Conference

October 22 - 24, 2017

JW Marriott, Indianapolis, IN



The theme for the 11th annual Midwest Fall Technology Conference is topical both in terms of venue and the current healthcare technology environment. This year’s keynotes and track sessions will be centered around the theme: The Crossroads of Healthcare. Each presentation will intersect with one or more crossroads topics: Value, Mobile, Security, Quality, Governance, Population Health, Integration, and Privacy.


This year’s event is sure to have something for everyone. Highlights include:


  • Diverse Track Sessions Centered Around This Year’s Theme: The Crossroads of Healthcare
  • Compelling Keynotes from Dr. Zubin Damania (aka “ZDoggMD”), Mandi Bishop, Dr. Kaveh Safavi, and Dr. John Brownstein
  • Incredible Entertainment & Networking Opportunities Including Sunday Evening’s Concert by ZDoggMD and Monday evening entertainment by Indianapolis’ #1 band: My Yellow Rickshaw
  • Award-Winning Venue – JW Marriott Indianapolis Voted #1 in Midwest
  • ANIA Pre-Conference Saturday through Sunday Morning


To register, view the schedule, sign up as a sponsor, or find any other conference-related information, visit our web site at: http://www.mwftc.org/. If you have any questions about the event, please reach out via email to: info@mwftc.org or via phone at: 630-833-5006.


This year’s event promises to have all the energy & excitement of an Indy 500 race. We hope you’ll join us!



HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) represents health care professionals in four professional areas: Clinical Systems, Information Systems, Management Engineering, and Telecommunications. HIMSS members are responsible for developing many of today's key innovations in health care delivery and administration, including telemedicine, computer-based patient records, community health information networks, and portable/wireless health care computing.

Purpose / Mission
The HIMSS Minnesota Chapter is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting a better understanding of health care information and management systems. National HIMSS has more than 40 affiliated chapters and interest groups across the United States and Latin America. HIMSS Affiliated Chapters serve a valuable role in bringing health care systems professionals together, in a local forum, to discuss issues and developments, learn about new methods and tools, and network with others having similar experiences. Each chapter shares the same basic knowledge among colleagues and to assist members in their professional growth.

Geographic Region
The Minnesota Chapter supports the entire state of Minnesota.



Chapter Recognition

Congratulations to the HIMSS-MN Chapter on receiving the Ambassador Level Award for Advocacy! This award is the result of our Advocacy Chair's volunteer efforts in advancing health IT issues through relationship building legislative activity.

Ambassador Seal for Advocacy