May 11-12, 2017 | San Francisco, CA

Speaker Proposals

HIMSS Privacy & Security Forum: Call for Speaking Proposals is Open

Healthcare IT News and HIMSS are accepting speaker proposals for the Privacy & Security Forum in San Francisco, May 11-12.

This is the healthcare industry’s leading privacy and security event, and the agenda fills up quickly so don’t delay.

The deadline to submit is Wednesday, January 25, 5 p.m. EST.

Submissions are limited to security professionals and experts from healthcare provider and payer organizations, government agencies, and academic institutions. Case studies are a priority and presentations should be practical, actionable and solutions-based.

The forum's peer-to-peer format provides healthcare security professionals with tools, real-life solutions, best practices, and expert insights into how to better manage risk and protect data assets.

In addition to morning thought-leadership presentations, afternoon tracks deliver in-depth information to attendees on key topics. The tracks are:

  • Cyber Security (preparation, detection, response)
  • Human Factors
  • Security Strategy
  • HIPAA & Risk Management
  • Cloud Security
  • Leadership
  • Technical Security & Third Party Risk
  • Medical Device & Mobile Security
  • Hot Topics and Trends

Submission Guidelines

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Session Proposal
Speaker Candidate Information
Co-presenter information (if applicable)
Publicity Firm (if submitting on behalf of a speaker candidate)
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