Sponsors & Exhibitors

The National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care is the premier "meeting place" for people committed to the mission of improving the quality and value of health care. Our annual event draws nearly 6,000 attendees from around the world. 


Reach the following audience:


National Forum attendees come from a variety of organizations, including:

  • Hospitals

  • Health systems

  • Primary care and office practices

  • Specialty practices

  • Government agencies

  • Health Plans

​Benefits of Exhibiting

The National Forum Exhibition is always a center of activity and enthusiasm. Exhibitors at the National Forum receive such benefits as:

  • Ability to interact and network with hundreds of health care professionals

  • Detailed organization description and contact information in the Conference Guide

  • Elevated company presence in the health care community

  • Increased brand awareness of your products or services among influential health care decision makers

The National Forum features an array of support services and products useful in improving the quality of health care — from consulting services and software and hardware providers to publications, audiovisual products, and educational services. Evening receptions in and around the Exhibit Hall provide an opportunity to meet informally and enjoy refreshments while networking with National Forum faculty and colleagues.

The following is included with each 8'x10' booth:

  • One complimentary General Conference registration


    Three Exhibit Hall only registrations (additional Exhibit Hall only registrations available for $75 each)

  • Company listing and 30-word company description in on-site Conference Guide

  • Post-show attendee mailing list


If you are interested in becoming an exhibitor or a sponsor, and would like more information, please contact:

Sara Kolovitz
IHI Sales Manager
SmithBucklin Corporation
401 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: (312) 673-4779


  • To review the interactive 2014 National Forum floor plan, click here.

  • To download the 2014 National Forum exhibitor and sponsor application, click here.

  • To review the 2014 National Forum Exhibitor and Sponsor Prospectus, please click on the image below.

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Show information 

Exhibit Hall Hours:
  • Monday, December 8 
    • 3:30 PM–6:30 PM (Welcome Reception starting at 4:30 PM)
  • Tuesday, December 9 
    • ​9:30 AM–10:30 AM (by appointments only)
    • 10:30 AM–1:30 PM 
    •  ​4:15 PM–6:30 PM (Storyboard Reception)
Wednesday, December 10 
    • ​10:30 AM–1:30 PM 
ALERT: IHI has heard that an "Exhibitor Housing Service" has been calling exhibitors and offering a discounted hotel rate. Please note that this is a known scam and that IHI has sent a cease and desist letter to this organization. Please see the hotel and travel information page for the discounted room rates and reservation information.

​Benefits of Sponsoring

Introducing a new product?
Trying to increase awareness of your brand or product?
If either of these questions apply to your organization, consider becoming a sponsor of the National Forum. The right sponsorship opportunity will enhance your organization's marketing efforts and help to achieve your goals, whatever they may be.
In addition, National Forum sponsors will receive the following benefits:
  • Increased exposure to National Forum attendees
  • Priority Points towards selecting 2015 booth space
  • Your organization’s name and logo on conference signage 
  • Your organization's logo on entrance unit, and additional priority points for high-level sponsorship
  • Flexible packages and offerings for every organization

What's Happening in the Exhibit Hall?

  • World-class providers of health care improvement products and services welcome you to discuss your needs
  • Relax and mingle in the Exhibit Hall during the Welcome and Storyboard Receptions
  • Enter exciting exhibitor raffles — past raffle prizes include:
    • Apple iPad and iPods 
    • Complimentary National Forum registration for the next year
    • Kindle Fire
    • Vespa scooter
    • Sigg water bottles
    • Microsoft Windows 7 PR

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