**Postponed** Alabama Chapter Spring Conference

April 24, 7:30am, CDT - 4:30pm, CDT

The Westin at Bridge Street Town Centre

6800 Governors W, Huntsville, AL 35806



The Alabama Chapter of HIMSS 2020 Spring Conference will be postponed due to current CDC recommendations regarding COVID-19.  held Friday April 24th, 2020 at The Westin in Huntsville, AL. 

Alabama HIMSS puts your safety and health above all else. As such, we have been closely monitoring the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) across the globe and in our state.  As a precaution, we will be postponing our upcoming in-person event set to be held on Friday, April 24, 2020 in Huntsville, AL.  At this time, we believe this is what is best for the health and safety of our attendees, speakers and sponsors.
Our priority is to offer the latest and greatest tools and information around healthcare to you, and we will continue to provide resources for the community in the near future. Please look for communication in the near future regarding  an alternative date for a live or virtual conference, and related logistical information.  We appreciate your flexibility and understanding with this decision and look forward to bringing you valuable networking and content at future events.
Please be safe and stay healthy!
Thank you,
Adele Allison
President of the Alabama Chapter of HIMSS

Networking Reception for conference attendees will be held Thursday evening April 23rd from 5:30 - 7:30pm CT in Valencia 1 at The Westin. Appetizers will be available, and each attendee receives 2 drink tickets.  Cash bar available as well. 

Conference Location & Parking: view map.Use this link to book your hotel room at the discounted group rate of $144/night.

The Westin is located at Bridge Street Town Centre, an upscale outdoor shopping complex - book your hotel for an extra night and explore! Complimentary onsite parking; Valet parking $9/day.

Agenda coming soon


Call for Speakers

The Alabama Chapter of HIMSS invites you to submit an abstract for consideration to present at the 2020 Spring Conference. Submission deadline is Friday March 13, 2020. 

For full details and submission requirements Download the application form

This year's theme is "Healthcare Cybersecurity - Understanding Risks, Preparing for Attacks".  Applicable topics include, but are not limited to: 

  • Population Health
  • Shared Health Data
  • Cyber Security
  • Cyber Crime
  • Bio-Surveillance
  • Advanced Analytics 
  • Health Data Management
  • Health Data Governance
  • Mobile Computing
  • Health Self-Monitoring
  • Artificial Intelligence