HIMSS Privacy & Security Forum: Call for speaking proposals now open

Seeking ideas about cybersecurity, human factors, HIPAA, risk management and more.
By Healthcare IT News
11:30 AM

Healthcare IT News and HIMSS are accepting speaker proposals for the Privacy & Security Forum in Boston, Dec. 5-7, 2016.

This is the healthcare industry’s leading privacy and security event, and the agenda fills up quickly so don’t delay. Click here to submit your proposal and for additional information. The deadline to submit is Friday, August 12, at 5 p.m.

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.

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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:

  • Cybersecurity (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

Click here for additional information, topics of interest and to submit a proposal.