Sponsorship Opportunities 2014

HIMSS Support of IHE USA

HIMSS is continued supporter of IHE USA. In 2010, HIMSS played a critical role to the establishment of IHE USA as a separate 501c3 organization. Today, HIMSS and IHE USA are partners in advancing healthcare IT in the U.S. In 2014, HIMSS Strategic Relations Team will be offering several sponsorship packages to support IHE USA which includes opportunities at the IHE USA’s North American Connectathon & Conference and HIMSS14 Annual Conference.

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IHE USA

IHE USA (www.iheusa.org) is a not for profit organization founded in 2010 that operates as a national deployment committee of IHE International®. IHE USA serves as a voice representing U.S. health IT interests and key partners in national health IT efforts for fostering the national adoption of a consistent set of information standards to enable interoperability of health IT systems.

The IHE USA Vision
Improving the quality, value, and safety of healthcare by enabling rapid, scalable, and secure access to health information at the point of care.

The IHE USA Mission
IHE USA improves our nation's health care by promoting the adoption and use of IHE and other world-class standards, tools, and services for interoperability. IHE USA engages all levels of public and private sector participants to test, implement, and use standards-based solutions for all health information needs.

The Role of IHE USA

IHE USA leverages the global success and stakeholder engagement of the 500+ organizational members of IHE International. Collectively these two organizations establish liaison relationships and shared activities within a wide range of health IT stakeholders to achieve the goals of the national health IT agenda.

Important Dates for IHE USA’s 2014 Sponsorship Packages:

IHE NA Connectathon 2014 | Testing Event Sponsorship Packages

Monday - Friday, January 27 - 31, 2014
Learn more at IHE USA’s website

Connectathon Social Event Sponsor (Testing Event)

When: Evening social event the week of January 27-31, 2014

Where: Restaurant in downtown Chicago

Description: Support vendor collaboration and an evening out in downtown Chicago. The event will consist of drinks and appetizers, fostering a fun social atmosphere for vendors to relax after a long day of intense work on the test floor.

Target Audience: 500+ of the industry’s top engineers, architects, and project managers.

Sponsorship Benefits:

  • Company name or logo displayed in prominent areas on-site
  • Distribute company materials on-site to attendees 
  • Test your second system free of charge at the IHE NA Connectathon 2014 ($5,200+ value)
  • Company name or logo listed on all communications promoting the event
  • Company name or logo will be displayed on the welcome slides on the testing floor promoting the social event
  • Company name or logo listed on IHE USA’s website
  • Two complimentary tickets for the event
Investment: $10,000 (1 sponsor only)

Connectathon Coffee Bar Sponsor (Testing Event)

When: Monday, January 27 – Friday, January 31, 2014

Where: NA Connectathon 2014 Testing Floor

Description: Help IHE USA provide coffee for the first time on the Connectathon test floor.  Earn serious recognition by gratifying participants’ caffeine addictions. They undergo a grueling week of testing, and coffee quickly becomes their life blood on the test floor.

Target Audience: 500+ of the industry’s top engineers, architects, and project managers.

Sponsorship Benefits:

  • Company name or logo displayed at Coffee Bar and prominent areas on-site
  • Company name or logo displayed on 500+ tickets used to purchase coffee at Coffee Bar
  • Company name or logo featured on communication to NA Connectathon participants
  • Company name or logo will be displayed on the welcome slides on the testing floor
  • Company name or logo listed on the IHE USA website
  • Two complimentary Connectathon staff badge

Investment: $2,500 (2 sponsorships available)

To Secure IHE USA’s Sponsorship Packages Contact:

Ryan King
Direct: +1- 773-414-9292
rking@rkmediaadv.com

IHE NA Connectathon Conference 2014 | Educational Event Sponsorship Packages

Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Learn more on IHE USA’s website.

Connectathon Conference Educational Sponsor

When: Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Where: Connectathon Conference 2014 at Hyatt Regency Chicago

Description: Support the educational programming at the IHE NA Connectathon Conference 2014 and secure the exclusive speaking spot at the Conference. Educational content will focus on real-world IHE implementations and interoperability to HIT industry’s doctors, clinicians, engineers and consultants.

Target Audience: 300+ of industry’s finest doctors, clinicians, engineers, consultants, and CIO’s.

Sponsorship Benefits:

  • Speaking opportunity to welcome and introduce the key note speaker at the Conference.
  • Sponsor recognized verbal by IHE USA staff at the podium for their contribution and support of the event.
  • Sponsor table at the NA Connectathon Conference to speak with attendees and make valuable contacts
  • Corporate logo displayed in prominent areas on-site at the Conference
  • Company name or logo listed on all communications promoting the Conference
  • Company name or logo will be displayed on the Conference welcome slides
  • Company name or logo listed on IHE USA’s website
  • Two complimentary conference badges

Investment: $7,500 (1 sponsor only)

Connectathon Conference Networking Event Sponsor

When: Evening of Wednesday, January 29, 2014 (exact time TBD)

Where: Connectathon Conference 2014 at Hyatt Regency Chicago

Description: Support additional networking and discussion after the IHE NA Connectathon Conference through a lively gathering with good food and spirits. The reception immediately follows the conference.

Target Audience: 300+ of industry’s finest doctors, clinicians, engineers, consultants, and CIO’s.

Sponsorship Benefits:

  • Sponsor recognized verbal by IHE USA staff at the podium for their contribution and support of the event.
  • Sponsor table at the NA Connectathon Conference to speak with attendees and make valuable contacts
  • Corporate logo displayed in prominent areas on-site at the Conference
  • Company name or logo displayed on 300+ tickets used to purchase drinks at the bar
  • Company name or logo listed on all communications promoting the Conference networking event
  • Company name or logo will be displayed on the Conference welcome slides
  • Company name or logo listed on IHE USA’s website
  • Two complimentary conference badges
Investment: $5,000 (1 sponsorship available)

Connectathon Conference Exhibiting Sponsors

When: Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Where: Connectathon Conference 2014 at Hyatt Regency Chicago

Description: Support the educational programming at the IHE NA Connectathon Conference 2014 and serve as one of the exhibiting sponsors at the conference. Educational content will focus on real-world IHE implementations and interoperability to HIT industry’s doctors, clinicians, engineers and consultants.

Target Audience: 300+ of industry’s finest doctors, clinicians, engineers, consultants, and CIO’s.

Sponsorship Benefits:

  • Sponsor recognized verbal by IHE USA staff at the podium for their contribution and support of the event.
  • Sponsor table at the NA Connectathon Conference to speak with attendees and make valuable contacts
  • Corporate logo displayed in prominent areas on-site at the Conference
  • Company name or logo will be displayed on the Conference welcome slides
  • Company name or logo listed on IHE USA’s website
  • Two complimentary conference badges

Investment: $1,500 (multiple sponsorships available)

To Secure IHE USA’s Sponsorship Packages Contact:

Ryan King
Direct: +1- 773-414-9292
rking@rkmediaadv.com

HIMSS14 Sponsorship Package

HIMSS14 Annual Conference IHE Breakfast Panel and Networking Sponsor

When: Early morning breakfast panel the week of February 23-27, 2014 (2hours)

Where: HIMSS Interoperability Showcase Exhibit Booth

Description: Serve as the moderator at an IHE focused panel of speakers focused on IHE based implementations and interoperability. The panel will take place in the HIMSS Interoperability Showcase theater before the exhibit opens.

Target Audience: 200+ of industry’s finest doctors, clinicians, engineers, consultants, and CIO’s.

Sponsorship Benefits:

  • Sponsor can nominate one staff member to act as moderator of the panel discussion
  • Sponsor recognized verbal by IHE USA staff at the podium for their contribution and support of the event.
  • Company name or logo listed on all communications promoting the breakfast session and networking event
  • Company name or logo will be displayed on the Conference welcome slides
  • Company name or logo listed on IHE USA’s website

Investment: $3,000 (1 sponsor only)

For Additional information Contact:
Ryan King
Direct:  + 1-773-414-9292
rking@rkmediaadv.com