Gus Venditto

Gus Venditto is the Vice President of Content Development for HIMSS Media. He has more than 20 years experience in managing content for technology professionals, and is the author of six books and hundreds of articles. At PC Magazine he was executive editor and author of the Pipeline column identifying IT trends. He was editor-in-chief of Internet World magazine and the IT portal which included SearchEngineWatch and At DowJones he was a product manager of the career section of the WSJ Digital Network. You can follow him at @gusvenditto


By Gus Venditto 01:53 pm March 01, 2016
Medical records should be able to "to speak and listen in the same language," officials say in HIMSS16 session.
Panelists at Monday's Venture+ Forum at HIMSS16.
By Gus Venditto 05:13 pm February 29, 2016
Report shared at the HIMSS16 Venture+ Forum shows a shift toward "supportive capital."
After a long day of education, HIMSS attendees have been known to seek out less formal settings for talk and refreshment.
By Gus Venditto 09:27 am February 27, 2016
Here is a partial list of networking events taking place in the evening hours.
By Gus Venditto 11:35 am February 24, 2016
More than 30 interviews with thought leaders will be broadcast over two days.
Huge crowds filled the exhibition hall at HIMSS15 in Chicago.
By Gus Venditto 03:15 am February 23, 2016
HIMSS16 is shaping up to be the largest gathering of healthcare IT professionals ever assembled. It will build on a tradition that began in 1993 with just 4,000 attendees and continues to grow steadily. Last year’s conference drew more than 43,000 professionals to Chicago.
The HIMSS16 mobile app is the perfect solution for navigating the event.
By Gus Venditto 09:40 am February 12, 2016
With more than 300 educational sessions and over 1,300 exhibiting companies, the annual HIMSS conference presents an extreme challenge even for the most physically fit attendees. It pays to know your way around the Sands Expo Center before you get off the shuttle bus in the morning.
By Gus Venditto 09:15 am January 27, 2016
Where does former National Coordinator Farzad Mostashari, MD, spend his time since leaving ONC? Back in the world of clinical issues, practice management, and talking to physicians. Only this time he’s an entrepreneur.
John Gelinne of Deloitte and Touche will speak at HIMSS16 about cybersecurity and healthcare. (Handout)
By Gus Venditto 10:25 am January 26, 2016
Healthcare IT professionals need few reminders about the importance of keeping cyber-security defenses strong.
By Gus Venditto 10:46 am January 20, 2016
Population health management touches many areas of healthcare technology and patient care. At HIMSS16, the Population Health Knowledge Center will bring together a diverse set of professionals who are able to share solutions at various stages.
Women in Health IT reception will be held at Madame Tussauds
By Gus Venditto 01:50 pm January 12, 2016
The HIMSS Annual Conference has developed many rhythms that are familiar to longtime attendees. But this year’s conference is changing the beat by a couple of steps with a Monday to Friday calendar that provides more time for education and networking on the exhibit hall.

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