HOSA Conference Management System

The HOSA Conference Management System is a Java application capable of managing registration, billing, competitive events, sectioning, and tabulation for a typical State or National HOSA Conference. It also integrates with this website to bring Online Conference Registration to Regional, State, and National Conferences.


HOSA CMS v2.9 for Windows
HOSA CMS v2.9 for other platforms
Perform a Backup of your system prior to installing any new version of the HOSA Conference Management System.
Minimum System Requirements:

  • Windows XP Service Pack 2 or Later
  • 768 Mb RAM
  • 2 GHz Intel Processor or Athlon 64
  • 150-200 MB Free HDD Space
  • 800x600 Screen Resolution
  • Broadband Internet Connection (1 Mbps/DSL/Cable)
  • Java Runtime Environment (Required to run the Installer...most systems already have one that will work.)

Installation Instructions (jar file):
Double-click cmsclient-installer.jar and follow the prompts. If the install program does not start when you double-click, then you do not have a suitable Java Runtime Environment installed.
Installation Instructions (exe file):
Double-click cmsclient-installer.exe and follow the prompts.
Other Platforms:
While not officially supported, the HOSA CMS will run on any platform with a Java Runtime Environment Version 5.0. For Unix-like platforms, the hosacms.sh script in the installation path may be modified to suit your Java installation.
Networked Version: Detailed Instructions