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New Hosted Buyer Program at HIMSS24: Connecting Healthcare Executives with Solutions

The HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition and Health Connect Partners are thrilled to announce the launch of a highly anticipated Hosted Buyer Program at HIMSS24 in Orlando.

The Hosted Buyer Program will facilitate focused meetings between providers looking for solutions and the most innovative and trusted companies in healthcare technology.

This innovative initiative is set to elevate the attendee and exhibitor experience with unparalleled opportunities for networking, collaboration and business development within the dynamic healthcare technology sector.

The HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition is the most prestigious gathering in healthcare technology. HIMSS24 will gather more than 33,000 professionals and thought leaders from around the world from March 11-15 in Orlando, Florida, to create tomorrow’s health.

The Hosted Buyer Program offers a unique platform for healthcare professionals and key decision-makers to connect with leading solution providers and technology innovators in a curated and productive environment.

Participants in this program will benefit from: 

  • Exclusive Matchmaking: HIMSS24 is partnering with Health Connect Partners to pair select buyers with exhibitors who align with their specific interests, ensuring the most productive conversations and meaningful interactions.
  • VIP Access: Hosted buyers will enjoy VIP treatment, including expedited registration, access to an exclusive hosted buyer area on the show floor with dedicated concierge services.
  • Time Management: Engage within a series of focused, one-on-one meetings.
  • Curated Exploration: By participating in pre-scheduled meetings with top information and technology suppliers, hosted buyers can explore potential partnerships to improve patient experience, new technologies and more.

"We are excited to introduce the Hosted Buyer Program at HIMSS24 in collaboration with Health Connect Partners, as it represents a significant leap forward in our efforts to connect executive buyers with the latest advancements in healthcare technology," said Elli Riley, vice president, HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition. "This program is designed to foster collaboration, connection and business growth at HIMSS24." 

David Mason, founder and CEO of Health Connect Partners, added, “We are pleased to partner with the HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition to manage the Hosted Buyer Program. We have been conducting hosted buyer events since our inception in 2006 and have served the hospital IT market since 2011. This is a great partnership, and we look forward to adding value to the already successful HIMSS global event starting in March of 2024.”

Applications for the Hosted Buyer Program at HIMSS24 are now open. Apply for the program as part of event registration. Interested healthcare professionals are encouraged to register and apply early to secure their spot in this exclusive program.

HIMSS24 exhibitors interested in participating in the Hosted Buyer Program should contact their account manager or email

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