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Executive Summit

The HIMSS24 CXO Experience

Enjoy Exclusive Access Available Only to Provider-based C-suite Executives

As the healthcare landscape continues to change dramatically across multiple forces, provider executives are critical to shaping the future of healthcare. The HIMSS24 CXO Experience is where an immersive experience awaits you so that you can invest in yourself to inspire deliberate change. Join other global health leaders who aspire to move the industry forward.

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Provider Executive Summit Education Sessions

The CXO Experience Highlights

Make invaluable connections by participating in a variety of educational and networking events that will provide focus for you to meet both the challenges and opportunities across the digital health ecosystem.



Participate in compelling educational programming, available in a variety of formats, that will tackle the challenges of today’s health care provider executive. Select topics that matter to you like generative AI, predictive analytics, virtual care delivery, workforce challenges, ethics, TECFA updates, and so much more


Exclusive Room Block

CXO Experience Attendees have access to exclusive hotel rooms at the Hyatt Regency Orlando and the Hilton Orlando. To secure a room during the Registration process, continue to the Housing tab after you complete your Registration or access the Registration dashboard to secure or update a hotel. Also, you may reserve a hotel room by accessing the Housing link in your Registration confirmation email.  If you have booked another hotel prior to registering or need assistance, please email

Exclusive CXO Experience Events

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Schedule at a Glance

Provider Executive Pass Includes Access To:

Conference Keynotes  |  Views from the Top  |  Concurrent Educational Programming

CXO Experience
Live experiences: Sunday through Friday; Archived session recording access post-conference

CXO Spotlight Sessions
Featuring executive content, two sessions each, on Tuesday and Wednesday

Provider Executive Lounge
Themed Networking Receptions: Late afternoons on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

VIP Tuesday Night Special Event
Tuesday Evening; separate RSVP required

Ignite the Night – VIP Luau at Discovery Cove
Wednesday Evening; separate RSVP required

Exhibit Floor Access 
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

HIMSS24 General Conference Opening Reception
Monday Evening

HIMSS Provider Executive Summit
Monday event with expanded networking opportunities and a post-event Networking Reception

Lake Nona Medical Innovation Tour
Sunday Afternoon; separate RSVP required

Provider Executive Summit Opening Reception
Sunday Evening

Special Event
Thursday Evening

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Provider Executive Lounge Themed Happy Hours

Indulge in this epic journey through time with our themes spanning the past, present, and future.

Join us in the Provider Executive Lounge (W205A) Tuesday - Thursday from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM for our themed happy hours.

Tuesday – Gatsby Themed Reception

Enter the Provider Executive Lounge where networking blends seamlessly with a journey through time. Delve into the past in our speakeasy, savoring smoked cocktails and immersive ambiance.

Wednesday – Wild Florida Themed Reception

Immerse yourself in the vibrant present of Florida's wild side, where you can sip cocktails while getting up close with a live alligator.

Thursday – Astronaut Meet & Greet Reception

Embark on a futuristic journey Thursday as we host a meet and greet with astronaut Don Thomas, celebrated for his NASA missions. With four space voyages to his name, he offers unparalleled insights into the cosmos, all while enjoying food and drink with colleagues.

Don Thomas Space Flight Experience:

STS-65 Columbia (July 8-23, 1994)
During this International Microgravity Science (IML-2) Spacelab mission the crew completed over 80 different experiments from around the world looking into the effects of zero-gravity. This mission set a new flight duration record for the Space Shuttle program. The mission was accomplished in 236 orbits of the Earth traveling 6.1 million miles in 353 hours and 55 minutes.

STS-70 Discovery (July 13-22, 1995)
During the STS-70 mission, Don was responsible for the deployment of the sixth and final Tracking and Data Relay Satellite from the Space Shuttle.

STS-83 Columbia (April 4-8, 1997)
The STS-83 Microgravity Science Laboratory (MSL-1) Spacelab mission, was cut short because of problems with one of the Shuttle’s three fuel cell power generation units.

STS-94 Columbia (July 1-17, 1997)
STS-94 was a re-flight of the Microgravity Science Laboratory (MSL-1) Spacelab mission, and focused on materials and combustion science research in microgravity. Mission duration was 376 hours and 45 minutes, traveling 6.3 million miles in 251 orbits of the Earth.