NCHICA's 23rd Annual Conference, scheduled for September 11-12, 2017 at the Durham Convention Center, provides exceptional educational sessions and networking opportunities. The agenda is packed with four plenary sessions, 21 breakout sessions and three half-day forums.

Highlights include: 

  • Opening keynote address on Transforming Healthcare through Open Innovation by Michael Levy, CEO of Bluedoor
  • 21 breakout sessions on Interoperability, Compliance, Data Analytics, Research, Security and Hot Topics
  • Three interactive half-day forums on Using Technology to Improve the Patient Experience, Technology Initiatives in North Carolina to Improve Public Health and Ingredients for Precision Health Data Success
  • Lightning talk session on Monday featuring infoLock Technologies, FairWarning, Lenovo Health, Microsoft and Sirius Computer Solutions
  • Tailgate party in the exhibit hall on Monday
  • Optional gourmet food tour of Durham on Monday evening
  • A learning lab on Tuesday hosted by Microsoft, where you can see and experience an array of innovative devices from our sponsors

The conference also features an interactive forum on precision health: Ingredients for Precision Health Data Success: Sharing, mHealth & Clinical Decision Support to be held on September 12, 9:00am - 12:15pm. Speakers from RENCI, Duke University, Geisinger Health System and Bluedoor will discuss harnessing data for patient-centric research, demonstrating the value of precision medicine for population health, and how to get providers to prescribe mHealth solutions. Click here for further details.

Space is limited to just 60 participants for the Precision Health World Café forum, so if you are interested please register soon. (If you are registering only for the Precision Health World Café forum, under the “Attendee selections” on the registrations page, select “Half Day” for attendee type and pick the Tuesday AM Forum on Precision Health.)


The agenda is packed with four plenary sessions, 21 breakout sessions and three half-day forums. 


We have flexible two-day, one-day and half-day rates available. The registration fees through August 11 are:

  • 2-day: $450 NCHICA members/$650 non-members
  • 1-day: $225 NCHICA members/$325 non-members
  • Half-day: $115 NCHICA members/$165 non-members

Special group rate discounts are available as well.