“Great discussion facilitated by smaller number of conference attendees. Great networking. Really enjoyed meeting attendees and discussing opportunities” – Eric Hartz, Trinity Health
“Very good and knowledgeable speakers; great experience” – Ivan Durbak, Bronx-Lebanon Hospital
“Enjoyed the variety and perspective. Very well organized; the planning and helpfulness was top notch” – Dane Hudelson, Sanford Health
“Very good & timely topics” – Tina Esposito, Advocate Health Care
“Excellent! Attending this session was a good use of time. IPMI did a very good job with networking functions and evening events” – Tom Riesenberg, Penn Medicine
“Absolutely priceless! Great speakers, innovators, experienced users and CIOs sharing a plethora of scenarios. All perspectives from vendor to technical / infrastructure to clinical user to patient advocate to analysis and beyond! Sharing solutions and experience from all sectors, levels of adoption and size of budget. Networking connections, creating collaborations that would never happen by chance” – Janine Terry, Hampton Regional
“Relevant, current and important information shared for today’s CIO. Nice range of topics. Wonderful time; enjoyed hearing from speakers as well as meeting with various CIOs looking for market updates and best practices. Everyone was gracious to share their experiences” – Steve Speelman, Culpepper Hospital
“Excellent conference! Very thought provoking. Energized by so many brilliant minds & solutions! Can’t wait to bring ideas home! I felt this was a very beneficial meeting and appreciate the opportunity to attend. I liked the panel format and the Think Tanks – this allowed good discussion and free flowing of questions. Much more open way to learn. I also felt the one-on-one vendor time was great. They were all well informed on the products and the integration of the vendors into all aspects of the meeting allowed us to learn so much more than just a ‘booth’ type of approach at most other meetings” – Linda Kampe, Cermak Health Services
“The participants were all excellent. Great opportunity to meet peers, leaders in Healthcare, and very relevant topics discussed. I had a very positive experience. It met my goals and expectations for the meeting. I hope to maintain on-going professional relationships with individuals met” – Joe Ortiz, Summit Medical Group
“This is a very good conference, with a smaller amount of people to network with, and get to know personally and professionally” – Eric Sato, Wake Forest Baptist Medical
“Timely topics of importance and top of mind to healthcare CIOs!” – Rich Rogers, Greenville Health System
“Presentations were strong – backed up by experiences; the attendees were a good mix” – Brian Bissonnette, Lake Norman Regional Medical Center
“Quality was very good; first time here so a lot of new information was learned about what other CIOs and CISOs are doing in the industry” – Eric Allen, Integrated Medical Professionals
“I’m a first timer. Really enjoyed it. Great networking and education – great takeaways!” – Tom Stafford, Halifax Health
“Quality was very good and topics around population health were timely. Really liked the format and the number of people gave you a chance to visit with everyone” – Dennis Strobel, Baptist Health
“The quality of speakers was great; displayed common challenges we all face as health systems. I am happy to share that I have at least 3 – 4 topics that I will be following up on when back at the ranch. It was a good quality conference with good speakers. Well organized” – Kunjan Divatia, Yale New Haven Health System
“This is the Best Forum for Healthcare IT because of the laid back atmosphere with extremely nice and approachable professionals. Speakers were knowledgeable, professional, entertaining and forthright; speakers hit on necessary topics; amazing food and accommodations” – Alex Masten, Clearwater Compliance
“Great conference. My favourite. Your team does a great job and is very accommodating” – Wayne Achterberg, Bluetree Network
“Overall, this is the best executed conference in this type of format” – John Evans, Bluetree Network
“I heard from multiple people how much they, and I, enjoyed this conference due to its small size and ability to have meaningful conversations with thought leaders and learn from each other. The event was well organized and venue was great” – Vanessa Carmean, Zayo Group
“Speakers all created great presentations which spoke to current topics” This event is ideal for making and re-connecting with colleagues” – Melinda Cleaver, Sagacious Consultants
“Productive, Great People”
Thompson Boyd, Hahnemann UniversityHospital
“This was my first event with you and I learned a lot and made many new contacts”
Tom Wilson, Sentara Healthcare
“All went great! Looking forward to the next event.”
John Christly, Nova Southeastern University
“Informative learning opportunity”
Sorena Nadaf, UCSF
“This was an ideal venue to engage in meaningful conversations with thought leaders in our industry.”
Bill Foster, ASCOM
“This is a far better format for engaging in healthcare issues than the usual healthcare conference format”
Michael Grant, Rogue Comm. Health
“Best meeting I attend every year.”
Reese Baker, Crittenden Health Systems
“Outstanding event end to end… A must attend going forward!”
Bill Edgar, Sea Mar CHC
“By far the most productive conference I have attended all year!”
Jamie Broadbent, CommVault
“Very informative summit, which allows great opportunity to better your skill.”
Varun Ragbir, Lakeview Health Systems
"A unique and genuine opportunity to share ideas and improve health IT"
Tim Mackey, Aventura
"The most effective way to connect with C-level prospects"
Lee Procsh, Occam-Prosch Consulting CCAM-PROSCH CONSULTING
"Excellent value for our investment"
David Tucker, ESD
"It’s a great venue for networking with peers and getting to know vendors at a personal level."
Craig Wilhelm, The Guthrie Clinic
"The Healthcare IT Institute put on a magnificent conference. The topics covered, covered a wonderful range of challenges today’s CIO is faced with everyday. Well done!"
Ryan Fowler, Tuomey Healthcare
"This event is well worth the time invested!"
Denise Lefevre, Oroville Hospital
"Very informative. I appreciate the variety of content available."
Mike Eckhard, Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals & Clinics
"Beneficial and interactive"
Kay Hix, Carilion Clinic
"Outstanding use of my time, excellent logistics"
George Evans, SRHS
"This is one of the best IT meetings I attend. Great speakers!"
Reese Baker, Crittenden Health Systems
"A well organized event – “meaningful”
Khalid Moidu, FPG Healthcare
"Dedicated and focused group of industry leaders working together to address healthcare IT challenges"
Harun Rashid, UPMC
"Fantastic venue that brings CIOs together to learn and share their technical experiences."
Bill Camp, First Step of Sarasota
"In an ever changing field, this conference provides the timely and pertinent information needed to succeed as a healthcare CIO."
Jason Fujinaka, Wahiawa General Hospital AHIAWA GENERAL HOSPITAL
"An engaging and dynamic immersion combining thoughtful strategy and tactical resources relevant to HIT success"
Mark Morrison, Director Information Systems, Shriners Hospitals for Children
"Well structured, planned and executed!"
Dennis L'Heureux, SVP & CIO, Rockford Health System
"The way HIMSS used to be" "Make it regional, keep it relevant, enlist good speakers."
Tressa Springmann, CIO, Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Eric Hartz, CMIO, Eastern Maine Health System
"Most productive, thought provoking and inspiring conference for senior level IT leader that I've attended in the last decade"
Natalie Wilkerson, Director IT Applications, Henry Medical Center
"This is the type of faculty we need to hear. All topics were of importance to me"
James Meister, Director Information Systems, Citrus Memorial Health System
"Excellent meeting! Excellent Staff!"
Doris Crain, CIO, Broward Health
“An excellent educational opportunity and more importantly, a perfect venue for networking with your peers”
Jason Fujinaka, Wahiawa General Hospital
“Relevant and up to date information for the CIO”
John Bender, Miramont Family Medicine
“Great insight into educational needs for HIT – very thought provoking”
Natalie Wilkerson, Henry Medical Center
“I want to drop you a note of congratulations on an outstanding event overall. I thought the logistics & venue were world class and your staff at IPMI were wonderful. My only regret is the fast that I couldn’t join the Sunday session as I got in late on Sunday night. The discussion topics were right on, presenters were synamic and also, the business/vendor meetings were just right in size to be productive and engaging. Again, I appreciated being part of this and I look forward to joining next year, if I am fortunate enough to be invited again”
Curt Kwak, Western Region, Providence Health & Services
I wanted to make sure that I sent you a note letting you know what a wonderful meeting it was and I am so grateful for the people that I got to meet, network with, and share experiences with”
Heather Smith, Holy Cross Health
“Your team put together an amazing confernece and I am so grateful to have had the honor of participating. IPMI sets the standard for professional conferences! Additionally, as an outcome of the meeting, I have received several follow-up contatcs from participnts who are interested in working with HIT educational partners. We look forward to working with them and supporting their needs – All possible because of IPMI”
Jo Isgrigg, Oregon Healthcare Workforce Institute