US Department of Commerce Announces Series of International Health IT Events

Webinars, Trade Missions and Events – 2015 & 2016

  • Brazil Health IT Webinar (June 3, 2015 1:00-2:30PM EST)
    • Description: The US Commercial Service at the US Consulate in Sao Paulo Brazil will held a Webinar to discuss Health IT Market Trends and Opportunities in Brazil. Some of Brazil’s leading hospital executives will share their vision of the future of the health care sector and how health IT will transform the sector.  Webinar attendees will also hear from leading thinkers about the state of the Brazilian health care sector.
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  • 2nd Annual Health IT Trade Mission to Brazil (August 17-20, 2015)
    • Description: The Health IT Business Development and Technology Mission aims to learn first-hand about Brazil’s emerging health IT market, policies and business opportunities; showcase your company’s technology to senior-level public and private health care officials and potential partners; access and network with Brazil’s health IT policy makers, thought leaders and entrepreneurs; and contribute to the development of a big emerging market. Approximately twenty innovative U.S. Health IT companies are expected to participate as mission delegates.
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    • Contacts:
      • Everett Wakai | | 55-11-3250-5402
      • Jefferson Oliveira | | 55-11-3250-5136
      • Patricia Marega | | 55-11-3250-5482
  • Health 2.0 Santa Clara, CA (October 4-7, 2015)
  • Description: Health 2.0 heads back to Silicon Valley to examine how another year has impacted and changed health care technology. Health 2.0 Conferences are the leading showcases of cutting-edge innovation transforming the health care system worldwide. Health 2.0 covers the cloud, web, mobile, and platforms technology revolution that is innovating every sector of health care. At the Eighth Annual Fall Conference (2014), over 2,100 attendees gathered to watch several major product launches, hear groundbreaking announcements, and see more than 180 live technology demos. In 2015, they expect an even larger crowd from the worlds of technology, health plans, providers, pharma, government, finance, and more to:
    • Experience the most comprehensive line-up of technology innovation,
    • Discuss the latest changes in health care,
    • Watch the best new startups debut during Launch! ,
    • Meet leading thinkers, participate in fascinating discussions, & be where health care and technology leaders network and get business done, and
    • Meet US Commercial Service healthcare specialists from select European markets and learn about global opportunities
  • As a partner of Health 2.0, the US Department of Commerce has arranged a discounted rate of $1,350 for attendees or groups (30% discount) using this code 13509F for Standard Admission.  Please register here or contact us for more details.
  • For Start-Ups: Start-ups get a special rate at Health 2.0 and starts-ups working with the US Department of Commerce can benefit from an deeper discounted rate of $799 using our code TRADE9F.  All start-up registrations are monitored. Start-up registration.
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  • Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) 2016 (February 29 – March 4)
    • Description: Every year, the HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition showcases the newest technologies, trends, and solutions in health IT, but these three pillars of the Conference (Education, Exhibition, and Networking) remain the same. Exceptional education, world-class speakers, cutting-edge health IT products, and powerful networking are hallmarks of this industry-leading conference. More than 300 education programs feature keynotes, thought leader sessions, roundtable discussions and e-sessions, plus preconference symposia and workshops.
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  • Connecting Healthcare IT (conhIT) 2016 (April 19-21, 2016)
    • Description: From 19 to 21 April 2016 manufacturers, users and representatives from the political and scientific communities find out about the latest industry developments, share information and learn from each other’s’ experiences at conhIT. The full range of Health IT is presented at conhIT. All trade visitors will intensify their business contacts and expand their knowledge. conhIT is the leading Health IT event in Europe.
    • More info at
    • Contacts:
      • Mathias Koeckeritz | | +49 (0)30-8305-1910
      • Dorothea Baxter at conhIT’s U.S. sales office

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