IHS Partnership Conference
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Frequently Asked Questions

When may I register for the conference?
Online registration for the conference will be accepted through Monday, July 13, 2020. Onsite registration will be available on Monday, July 20 starting at 3:30 pm and throughout the conference.

What does the conference cost?
There is no cost to attend the conference.

What is the contact information for the hotel?
Marriott Marquis Houston
1777 Walker Street
Houston, Texas 77010
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Tel: 713-654-1777

What are the check‐in and check‐out times at the hotel?
Guest room check-in begins at 4:00 p.m. and check-out is at 12:00 noon. Early arrival and late check-out times can be arranged upon request and based on availability. If you check-out before the start of the last day of the conference, the concierge/bellhop desk can store your luggage while you attend the conference.

When does the conference start and end?
The 2020 IHS Partnership Conference begins at 8:30 am on Tuesday, July 21 and ends at 4:30 pm on Thursday, July 23,2020.

Do we make our own hotel arrangements?
Yes. You may make your hotel reservation by contacting any of the hotel on the Lodging and Travel page of the registration site. Please remember to make your reservations as early as possible.

What telephone number can I leave with a family member who may need to contact me?
Anyone who needs to reach you can call the hotel’s front desk. Calls will be routed to your guest room.

Whom should I contact if I have conference questions?
Email your questions to jennifer.gillissen@kauffmaninc.com.

Will continuing education credits be offered?
Continuing education credits will be offered for Health Information Management professionals. More information will be posted as it becomes available – please check back.

What should I wear to the conference?
Business attire is encouraged for the conference. The temperature can be difficult to regulate in meeting rooms, so consider bringing a sweater or light jacket.

What will the weather be like while I am in Houston in July?
The average temperature in Houston in July ranges from a daytime high of 96 degrees (Fahrenheit) to and overnight low of 75 degrees (Fahrenheit).

What is the closest airport?
The closest airport to the Marriott Marquis Houston Hotel is the George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), 2800 N Terminal Rd, Houston, TX 77032. The airport is located 20 miles from the hotel.The hotel does not provide shuttle service.