GIC Chapter Sponsorship Program

GIC HIMSS appreciates the contributions of sponsors to help offset the cost of chapter programs. GIC-HIMSS has implemented a flexible sponsorship program that allows companies and/or organizations to align with their marketing goals. The levels offer varying benefits designed to improve the awareness of our sponsors in the healthcare information management and technology community.

Please contact Jason Cherry, GIC-HIMSS Sponsorship, at 773-702-5210, or Mike Gruber, GIC-HIMSS Sponsorship, at 630-914-2858, with any questions or comments. Thank you for your support!

Sponsor Levels

Your sponsorship will be valid for the upcoming fiscal year 2017, which ends on September 30, 2017.

Platinum - $7,500

  • Introduce a speaker at one GIC HIMSS educational program
  • Sponsorship of HIMSS Annual Conference Reception
  • Table at each GIC HIMSS event
  • 2 annual webinars
  • Advertisement of event information on GIC HIMSS website
  • 8 chapter memberships
  • 8 event admissions to each GIC HIMSS educational program
  • Newsletter acknowledgement
  • Logo displayed in event materials at each GIC HIMSS program
  • Logo and link on GIC HIMSS website

Elite - $5,000

  • 1 annual webinar
  • Advertisement of event information on GIC HIMSS website
  • 6 chapter memberships
  • 6 event admissions to each GIC HIMSS educational program
  • Newsletter acknowledgement
  • Logo displayed in event materials at each GIC HIMSS program
  • Logo and link on GIC HIMSS website

CIO/CMIO Dinner Add-on Option

GIC HIMSS will host two private CIO dinners and one private CMIO dinner in 2016-17. CIO/CMIO dinner sponsorship includes: sponsor logo on the invitation, one sponsor executive attendee at the dinner, 3 – 5 minute introduction of the company by the executive, and ability to distribute collateral to the CIOs/CMIOs.

GIC-HIMSS will now offer six CIO/CMIO add-on sponsorships:

  • Platinum sponsors will have the first option to purchase one seat at one CIO/CMIO dinner for $2,000 through 9/15/2016
  • Elite sponsors will have the option to purchase any remaining seats after 9/15/2016 at a cost of $3,000

Premier - $3,000

  • 4 chapter memberships
  • 4 event admissions to each GIC HIMSS educational program
  • Newsletter acknowledgement
  • Logo displayed in event materials at each GIC HIMSS program
  • Logo and link on GIC HIMSS website

*       Webinar proposals will be reviewed by our Board to ensure content meets the Chapter goals and enhances the knowledge of our community.

**     Event information publication is subject to Board approval and should include such items as seminars, webinars, product launch notifications, white paper publications, etc.

***    Educational programs do not include social events such as the National HIMSS Conference Social for GIC-HIMSS members or the Chicago Summer Social.