Healthcare Facilities Conference (NEW)

15 October | Gallagher Convention Centre

Theme: Shaping the future of the healthcare built industry through collaboration & innovation

13 - 15 October 2020

Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

Healthcare Facilities Conference NEW

The inaugural Healthcare Facilities Conference will bring together senior leaders working in all disciplines of the built environment – from healthcare planning, design, and construction; to operations and facility management. This new platform will provide an opportunity for peer-to-peer learning, networking, and discovering ways to create value for the built industry in Africa. Delegates will get the opportunity to connect with colleagues in the field and learn innovative strategies to increase sustainability for the future of healthcare-built industry.


Key topics:

  • The integration and collaboration of design, engineering and procurement – what will the build industry look like in the next 10yrs?
  • The NHI and the National Infrastructure Project
  • Defining realistic BIM expectations
  • Going green – is that an option and what are the costs?
  • Standards! What applies – what does not?
  • Industry sustainability – tools for jobs of the future
  • Collaborative approach to supply chain
  • Financial modelling of a new build – private and public differences
  • Appropriate technology and design for public healthcare facilities
  • Going green – is that an option and what are the costs?
  • The implications of infection prevention and control (IPC) on new and existing builds

Benefits of attending:

  • Examining the potential impact of the NHI – National Infrastructure Project on projects in the future
  • Evaluate design for operational efficiencies in areas of maintenance and long-life facilities
  • Deliberate on the role of AI in the future of hospital design and engineering
  • Gain awareness of integrated project delivery methodologies that can mitigate risk, reduce variability and improve project outcomes
  • Debate healthcare infrastructure design in the public sector: cookie-cutter approach vs. unique design
  • Examine relevant case studies to illustrate standards of health design
  • Review the building of specialised & hybrid facilities

Who should attend:

  • Architects & Facility Designers
  • Healthcare/Hospital Engineers
  • Construction professionals/Project Manager
  • Operations Managers
  • Facility Managers


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