CSO HIMSS Annual Spring Conference

May 10, 7:30am, EDT - 4:00pm, EDT

The Conference Center at OCLC

6600 Kilgour Pl, Dublin, OH 43017



AI, Blockchain & Care: The Future ABC's of Healthcare

The CSO HIMSS Spring Conference for everything Healthcare Information Technology committed to the needs of the community. Our focus this year is all about the technologies of the future and this conference is no different. We will focus on the use and application of Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain during this event.


7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. - Registration, Breakfast and Sponsor Setup

Opening from Program Chair and Chapter President - Announcements, CSO HIMSS Scholarship Awards

9:00 a.m. - Morning Keynote: "AI in Healthcare: Evolution of Practice" - Dr. Tina Moen, Senior Deputy Chief Health Officer & Chief Pharmacy Officer, IBM Watson Health

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. - Track Sessions

  • Employing Data Science to Improve Children’s Health, Dr. Steve Rust, Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital

  • Implementing AI for Patient Privacy Monitoring at IU Health, Mitch Parker, IU Health

  • Smart Healthcare for the Future, Christie Marquez, Cisco Systems, Inc

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 pm: Track Sessions

  • Combat Denials with Machine Intelligence, Erica Franko, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Advisory Services, nThrive
  • Lessons Learned: Achieving True Digital Transformation with Public Cloud Adoption in Healthcare, Andy Sajous, Senior Client Solutions Architect, AHEAD

  • Applying AI and Machine Learning to your content to drive efficiency and deal with disruption, Tim Collins, Director, Box.com

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. - Lunch

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. - Afternoon Keynote: Voices of Innovation - Fulfilling the Promise of Information Technology in Healthcare, Ed Marx, CIO, The Cleveland Clinic

2:00 – 3:00 pm: Panel Discussion: The ABC's of Healthcare with Blockchain. The Reality Today and How to Make it Work For You Tomorrow, Mitch Parker, Executive Director, Information Security & Compliance, IU Health & David Houlding, Principal Healthcare Lead, Microsoft Corporation

3:00 - 3:30 pm: Prize drawings and wrap up - David Duggan & Alex Vaillancourt

Speaker Bios   

Session Overviews             

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