FindBiometrics and HIMSS Announce Groundbreaking Exclusive Biometrics Media Partnership

FindBiometrics and HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) have entered an exclusive Premier Biometrics Media Partnership at a critical time for both the healthcare industry and the global identity management marketplace.

FindBiometrics and HIMSS Announce Groundbreaking Exclusive Biometrics Media Partnership

January 3, 2019, Toronto — FindBiometrics, the most trusted online voice in biometrics and identity management, and HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, a global advisor and thought leader supporting the transformation of health through the application of information and technology, are proud to announce a new exclusive Premier Biometrics Media Partnership. The union comes at a critical moment in healthcare and identity technology, as biometrics play an increasingly integral role in shaping identity ecosystems and trust in the evolving healthcare industry.

2018 was a landmark year in biometric adoption. Every industry, from financial services, to airports, to agriculture, is undergoing dramatic changes caused by the influence of innovations in connectivity, mobility, and identity. Healthcare, in particular, is prime for mass biometric adoption. Leadership in this dynamic space is essential, and therefore HIMSS and FindBiometrics recognize their unique and reputable legacies in their respective industries and are joining forces to enhance communication, education, networking, and advocacy at this crucial time.

“This exclusive media partnership between FindBiometrics and HIMSS is coming to fruition at the perfect time,” said Karen Malone, Vice President Meetings & Sales, HIMSS. “FindBiometrics has been leading the biometrics and identity industry though its news, commentary, webinars, and public speaking for over 17 years. Now, as identity and biometrics start to transform the healthcare space and our exhibition floor, HIMSS is proud to collaborate with our fellow industry thought leader in the name of education and advocacy.”

“HIMSS is the indisputable healthcare industry leader, and this Premier Biometrics Media Partnership with FindBiometrics recognizes its ascendency extends to the biometrics and identity space,” said Peter O’Neill, President and Founder, FindBiometrics. “New identity technologies are on the verge of fully transforming the healthcare sector. HIMSS represents the forefront of healthcare innovation, and in collaboration with FindBiometrics it guarantees its prominence as the industry undergoes the massive and exciting changes brought on by the widespread adoption of biometrics.”

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About FindBiometrics:

FindBiometrics is the most trusted industry voice in biometrics and global identity management. For over 17 years FindBiometrics has brought you the most important industry news, in-depth articles, expert live webcasts with renowned industry thought leaders, in-person event coverage from around the world, and the resources to connect vendors with clients who want the best identity management technology out there. At this watershed moment in digital identity, the industry turns to our editorial team for expertise and our leadership in bringing biometrics to the conferences where we speak. Join the conversation now at

About HIMSS:

HIMSS is a global advisor and thought leader supporting the transformation of health through the application of information and technology. As a mission driven non-profit, HIMSS provides thought leadership, community building, public policy, professional/ workforce development and engaging events to bring forward the voice of our members. HIMSS encompasses more than 70,000 global individual members, 630 corporate members, and over 450 non-profit organizations. Thousands of volunteers work through HIMSS to leverage the innovation of digital health to improve both the health of individuals and populations, as well as the quality, cost-effectiveness and access of healthcare.

The HIMSS Global Conference & Exhibition brings together 45,000+ health information and technology professionals, clinicians, executives and market suppliers from around the world. Exceptional education, world-class speakers, cutting-edge products and powerful networking are hallmarks of this industry-leading conference. The HIMSS 2019 conference will take place February 11-15, 2019, in Orlando, Florida.