Call for Speakers

California Health Information Association (CHIA) is accepting proposals for speakers for a variety of programs that are held throughout the year. If you have ideas for speakers and/or other topics let us know now! You may submit more than one outline for consideration. Below are the different types of programs held by CHIA. The specific speaker application below will have all the details you need to know about the programs being offered.

Topics should focus on issues of interest to health information management professionals, health information policy-makers and health information technology professionals. Program topics should be timely, relevant and innovative. We are looking for speakers to provide the audience with program content that offers practical approaches and solutions while stimulating new ideas, greater understanding of new systems and applications, current issues and best practices.

Convention & Exhibit

CHIA is now accepting speaker proposals for the 2016 CHIA Convention & Exhibit. This program will include multiple general sessions as well as a variety of educational tracks and tutorials. The deadline to submit completed forms is Monday, October 5, 2015

To submit completed Convention Speaker Proposal Form, or if you have any questions about the CHIA Convention, email


Seminars are generally held in two locations, Northern and Southern California, for most seminar events. Seminars are five or six CEU hours in length.

Submit completed Seminar Speaker Proposal Form to


Webinars are online events that can be viewed right from a desktop computer. Events are 90 minutes in length.

Submit completed Webinar Speaker Proposal Form to