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GC3 Call for Proposals

HIMSS is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology (IT). HIMSS leads efforts to optimize health engagements and care outcomes using IT.

Gulf Coast HIMSS Chapters (GC3) represent three state chapters of the Health Information Management Systems Society: Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana. These 3 chapters have shared a common vision and needs in professional leadership and education unique to the gulf coast region of the U.S. GC3 chapter members have been collaboratively hosting a regional HIMSS conference for six years, rotating the venue to each member state annually. In 2019, the GC3 7th annual conference will be hosted by the Mississippi HIMSS chapter, tentatively scheduled to be held at the Beau Rivage Resort and Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi from November 12-14, 2019.

The conference spans 2-days of educational content. In 2017, GC3 added a 4-hour pre-conference session, which has been well received by membership for a total of conference spanning 3-days. The concentration of attendees come from the southeast, namely Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and northern Florida.


  • RFP Announcement - January 31, 2019
  • Submission Deadline - February 18, 2019
  • Decision - March 8, 2019
  • Conference - November 12-14, 2019

Download the RFP

Submissions and questions should be made electronically to Adele Allison, Please note GC3 RFP in the subject line.