DoD/VA & Government Health IT Summit

  • October 16-17, 2024
  • 151 George, National Harbor, MD

Event Overview

DSI’s 27th DoD/VA & Government HIT Summit will bring together leaders from across the VA, DHA, DoD, federal government, and relevant industry stakeholders to explore the successes and challenges of implementing and maintaining a unified, interoperable federal Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.  This year’s event will also discuss innovative technologies and solutions to enhance healthcare delivery and quality for Veterans and active-duty service members.



  • Transforming Military Healthcare: The Future of Health Information Technology in the Defense Health Agency
  • Synchronizing Unity of Effort in Healthcare Delivery Across the Department of VA
  • Implementing a Single, Common Federal Electronic Health Record to Improve Patient Care
  • Accelerating Innovations in VA Acquisitions and Logistics
  • Driving Defense Healthcare Acquisitions to Support an Interoperable, Resilient MHS
  • Update on the VA’s EHR Modernization Successes and Challenges
  • Strategic Vision for Digital Transformation Across the Defense Health Agency

The 27th DoD/VA and Government Health IT Summit will bring together senior leaders from the DoD, VA, federal government agencies, academia, and industry to advance the field of health information technology and shape the future of healthcare delivery for Veterans and active duty servicemembers. Through interactive discussions, panels, networking time, technology exhibits, and fireside chats, attendees at this year’s event will explore new policies, tools, software, and systems aimed at enhancing the efficiency, effectiveness, and quality of healthcare services.

This year’s Summit will explore the latest updates to DHA’s and VA’s electronic health record (EHR) modernization process across treatment facilities in the U.S. and abroad.  Leaders from the DoD, VA, and federal government health IT community will highlight the benefits of a unified, interoperable, common federal EHR in enabling patient centered care.

Further, the October 2024 Summit will highlight the ways DHA and VA are driving digital transformations, integrating advanced technologies like AI and data analytics, fostering partnerships, strengthening cyber security, and modernizing electronic health records.  Senior acquisition leaders will share their priorities for acquiring new technologies and healthcare solutions that can accelerate meaningful change in healthcare delivery.  Attendees will have the opportunity to contribute to and benefit from ongoing transformations in healthcare for Veterans and military members.

Join us at this year’s DoD/VA & Government Health IT Summit to network, ask questions, and interact with senior leaders across the DoD and VA who are responsible for integrating innovative, effective, and affordable health care solutions for Veterans, military members, and their families.

DSI’s team specializes in the extensive research and development of our Summits’ content and focus areas, and we will assemble the most respected minds in health care information technology and innovation across federal government, military, academia, and industry.  Our non-partisan approach allows us to reach across all services and organizations to bring together a truly holistic group of decision makers and solution providers.

Gain Education & Insight: Walk away with knowledge gained from our senior level speakers on some of the most complex issues facing the DoD and Federal Government as it relates to zero trust and network security

Build Partnerships: The agenda is designed to allow for ample networking opportunities and the ability to discover some of the latest operational energy priorities of interest to the DoD and Federal Government.

Influence: Help foster ideas. Share your own insight and knowledge during our interactive sessions. Our town hall format is your opportunity to address our speakers with questions or comments on the current mission.

GDIT, IBM, Peraton, DHA, Leidos, Intel Corporation, VA, Dell Technologies, LMI, VA Strategic Acquisition Center, SalesForce, ServiceNow, Siemens, MEDCOM, MDClone, Zebra Technologies, U.S. Army, Groundswell, Pantheon Data, U.S. Coast Guard, Pure Storage, U.S. Marine Corps, Ventech Solutions, U.S. Navy, REI Systems, Red River, GSA, ManTech, Philips, FEHRM Program Office, Mercer, CGI Federal, Blue Halo, JBS International, RavenTek Solutions, National Radiation Oncology Program, Qualtrics, DecisionPoint Corp, Fortinet Federal, CACI, STI, HighPoint, Accenture Federal Services, Signature Performance, MediQuant, GHX, SpinSys, Edera, Appian, MEDWEB, Koniag Government Services, Veeam, Aptive Resources, and many more.

DSI’s Summit directly supports DoD and Government priorities by providing a conduit for officials to efficiently reach audiences outside of their respective offices that directly impact their department’s mission success, at no charge to the government, and in an efficient expenditure of time.

DSI’s Summit will provide a forum to address and improve internal and external initiatives, meet with, and hear from partner organizations, disseminate vital capability requirements to industry, increase visibility within the larger community, and generally support their mission.

The Summit is open and complimentary to all DoD and Federal employees and is considered an educational and training forum.

(Industry and academia members are charged a fee for admission)


Exhibit and Sponsorship Information

The DoD/VA & Government HIT Summit provides opportunities including exhibit space, round table discussions, product demonstrations, and networking receptions. Download the Sponsorship and Exhibiting Prospectus Here.