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Streamlining Healthcare Expo & Business Exchange

Your Opportunity To Safely Connect With All Your Trading Partners:
Distributors, Manufacturers, GPOs & IDNs
Live, in-person event

September 21-23, 2021
Chicago, Illinois | Hyatt Regency O’Hare

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Who Attends?

85+ Distributors
National, regional, independent, specialty, and diversity medical product distributors.

40+ Group Purchasing Organizations, Regional Purchasing Coalitions, And Integrated Delivery Networks
National GPOs, regional purchasing coalitions, and aggregation groups. Health systems including networks of physicians and hospitals.

160+ Manufacturers And Service Providers
Healthcare product manufacturers and solutions providers (IT, software, consulting).

Download the full infographic to see which companies attend!

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594 Executive Business Meetings; All Markets Represented; Click To See What Companies Attend

Partner Meetings

Schedule private meetings with your strategic business partners.

Distributor Executive Business Exchange: Meet with teams of distributor decision-makers.
(Separate registration is required.)

GPO & IDN Executive Business Exchange: Meet with teams from GPOs, RPCs, and health systems.
(Separate registration is required.)

Gold Key Club: Reserve space for your private meetings.

Meeting Rooms: Book your team and partner meetings by reserving a meeting room onsite.

In-Person Networking

Connect with attendees through a variety of networking opportunities and Expos.

Manufacturer Expo & Lounge: Connect with manufacturers and service providers.

Distributor Reverse Expo & Lounge: Connect with distributors from all markets.

GPO & IDN Reverse Expo & Lounge: Meet group purchasing organizations and integrated delivery networks executives.

Networking Receptions: Reconnect Welcome Reception, After Party, and more.

Peer-to-Peer Exchange

Share experiences and insights through ShareGroups and focused education sessions.

ShareGroups: Discuss topics of common interests in a small-group setting: Optimizing In-Person and Virtual Sales, Vetting New Suppliers, and Balancing the Many Goals of Product Category Management.

Distributor Q&A Sessions: Each session highlights a different distribution company and provides the unique opportunity for manufacturers to ask distributor executives specific questions. (Exclusively for manufacturers.)

New! Streamlining On-Demand Education

Receive access to on-demand education sessions to view on your own schedule.

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Increase Your Visibility Through A Sponsorship

  • Build your brand
  • Reinforce name recognition
  • You don’t have to be a manufacturer to benefit from the additional exposure

HIDA can customize a package just for you!

Contact Julie Berry at 703-838-6103 or

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What Industry Leaders Had To Say About HIDA Streamlining

Lisa Hohman

"HIDA consistently provides high-quality content, keeping attendees up to date on current issues, trends, and government insights. Providing the ability to meet key suppliers in one convenient location, HIDA Streamlining is ‘the place to meet’ for the healthcare distribution supply chain.”

Lisa Hohman
Chief Executive Officer, Concordance Healthcare Solutions

Joel Rich

“Outstanding time to meet, interact, and network with the best of the industry! Thanks for this terrific opportunity, HIDA!”

Joel Rich
Vice President, GOJO Healthcare

Eric Tritch

“Having open dialogue between manufacturers, distributors, GPOs, and providers is a great thing.”

Eric Tritch
VP Supply Chain & Logistics, UChicago Medicine

Please note: We are aware of several companies that are attempting to sell HIDA conference attendees lists. These companies are in no way affiliated with HIDA and the list they are attempting to sell are not legitimate.

The Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA) is committed to a respectful and safe experience for all participants, regardless of race, ethnicity, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. HIDA does not tolerate discrimination, intolerance, harassment, or aggression at any HIDA event, either in person or via electronic communications. Any discriminatory, harassing, inappropriate, or aggressive behavior should be reported to an employee of HIDA or to the event staff immediately. Anyone engaged in inappropriate behavior is subject to removal from the event at HIDA’s discretion.

Streamlining Healthcare Expo & Business Exchange