SNOMED CT Expo brings together government officials, health IT professionals, health practitioners, researchers, academics and vendors from around the world, united to further health improvements resulting from clinical terminology.

The event offers an opportunity to network with like-minded people and showcase the latest in digital health. A program of lectures and tutorial sessions will enable participants to learn about the global language of healthcare and its recent developments.

2019 Host

SNOMED International is proud to partner with Malaysia's Ministry of Health as they serve as host of the 2019 SNOMED CT Expo.

The Health Informatics Centre (HIC) under the Planning Division of the Ministry of Health (MoH) Malaysia represents Malaysia in SNOMED International. 

Ministry of Health Malaysia

Venue & accommodations

Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Negotiated accommodation rates at the Grand Hyatt have been secured by SNOMED International:
  • Single Rate: MYR 569.00
  • Double Rate: MYR 629.00
  • Above rates are inclusive of an American breakfast buffet and do not include applicable taxes.
Rates are secured until October 10, 2019.


Registration & entry fees

SNOMED CT Expo 2019 Entry Fees:
Early-bird (before July 31): MYR 1600 (approx. $400 USD)
Standard: MYR 2000 (approx. $500 USD)
Students: MYR 500 (approx. $125 USD)
Expo Presenters: Free of charge (one presenter per abstract)
SNOMED International Governance and Advisory representatives: Free of charge

Registration for the 2019 SNOMED CT Expo will open in June 2019. 

Sponsors & exhibitors

Be a part of the only conference focused solely on SNOMED CT. Showcase your organization’s products and services on the international stage. Demonstrate your support for this dynamic annual event, taking place in 2019 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Call for abstracts

The 2019 SNOMED CT Call for Abstracts has now closed. 

SNOMED International looks to the Community of Practice to drive its concurrent program at each SNOMED CT Expo. 2019's concurrent program streams will include:

Demonstrating Implementation Excellence
  • The focus of presentations in this stream will be on exploring practical, first-hand experience in using SNOMED CT. Implementers from healthcare organizations, government agencies and industry will share their lessons learned and benefit realization achievements.
Enhancing Clinical Practice
  • The presenters will share their experience in SNOMED CT application in the clinical settings and clinical research; aimed at enhancing the patient experience, clinical outcomes, reducing costs or improving efficiency of the clinical practices. This may include such areas as precision medicine, data analytics, decision support etc.  
Terminology Leading Practice
  • These presentations will cover experience and ideas on innovative enhancements of SNOMED CT, as well as those in conjunction with other international standards, i.e. content development, mappings, description logic etc.

Airport Transfers

Express Rail Link provides airport transfer services for passengers travelling between KL International Airport (KLIA and KLIA2) and KL Sentral in Kuala Lumpur City. As our official airport transfer partners in KL, Express Rail Link are offering our delegates a special price of KLIA Ekspres two-way tickets for RM85 each (usual price: RM55.00 for one way, RM100.00 for two ways).
Tickets can be purchased here:
Promotional Code: SNOMED19
Sales period: 20 October – 1st November 2019
Ticket validity period: 20th October – 8th November 2019
They also offer a special KLIA Ekspres VIP Service. This door-to-door transfer offers the following:
  • Meet and greet and KLIA/KLIA2
  • A KLIA Ekspres ride from KLIA/KLIA2 to KL Sentral
  • Dedicated porter all the way to KL Sentral
  • Priority Seating Zone on the KLIA Ekspres (Quiet Zone)
  • Chauffeured limousine transfer from KL Sentral to you final destination (20 km radius from KL Sentral.)
Price: RM145.00/passenger/way or RM285.00/passenger / 2 ways
(Discounted from RM155/passenger/way or RM310.00 for 2 ways/passenger)
This service is to be booked directly by email, using the link below.

Entry Visas

You may require a visa or electronic travel authorization to visit Malaysia. Please refer to the instructions on the Malaysian government's website and begin the process early if this applies to you.

If you require an invitation letter from SNOMED International please note that the deadline to request one is September 15, 2019.


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