Austin HIMSS Chapter Lunch and Learn: Harnessing the Power of Open Data in Healthcare - February 14th

We are pleased to announce our upcoming February Austin HIMSS Chapter Lunch and Learn event. You can register by clicking the link below. This event is scheduled for Tuesday, February 14th.

Session Title - Harnessing the Power of Open Data in Healthcare

Session Description:

Learn how semantic web technology, and open data in general, can help advance healthcare through shared clinical insights, better informed health policy-making, optimizing fee structures, and more.

Session Presenter: Gabriela Swider and Noah Rippner

Gabriela Swider

Gabriela is a marketing specialist at, which is building the most meaningful, collaborative, and abundant data resource in the world. Prior to, Gabriela worked for Huron as a healthcare consultant specializing in hospital revenue cycle operations and for the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities specializing on healthcare reform. Gabriela holds a MPAff degree from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin, and a B.A. in English and Psychology from Northeastern University. In her free time, Gabriela enjoys cross-country roadtrips and homebrewing her own beer.

Noah Rippner

Noah lives in Austin, TX, where he works as a data scientist at , the social network for data people. He's a big fan of iPython Notebooks, SciKit-Learn, Numpy/Pandas, and good data visualizations. He's a proud Banana Slug -- a graduate of University of California, Santa Cruz with a B.A. in psychology, where he "slimed" his opponents on the tennis courts all the way to the NCAA nationals. As well as an M.S. in Predictive Analytics (Northwestern), he holds a masters degree in educational psychology.

Meeting Details:

February 14, 2017

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Thompson Conference Center, 2405 Robert Dedman Dr., Austin, TX 78712

To see additional information on this presentation and to register for this event, please click on the following link:

To secure a lunch for this event, please register by February 9th. If you cannot make the sessions in person, join us live via webcast: CLICK HERE or join at the following web address:

If you are interested in sponsoring this event to promote your product or service, please contact


Jason Siegel

Austin-Texas Chapter of HIMSS

33 West Monroe Street, Ste 1700

Chicago, IL 60603