Speaker Presentations

Please find below the presentations available for download. Please be aware that only those presentations where the presenter has provided consent to publish are provided below.

Monday Presentations | Tuesday Presentations

monday 8 October 2018

Concurrent Session 1 - Healthcare Planning, Design and Construction

Appropriate Sizing of Operating Theatres with High Satisfaction - a Japanese Model
Hiroshi Yasuhara, University of Tokyo Hospital

The Rehabilitation and Upgrading of Mulago National Referral Hospital, Uganda
Sam SB Wanda, Isaac Ilukor & Joel Aita, Uganda National Association for Medical and Hospital Engineering (UNAMHE) 

Concurrent Session 2 - Sustainability

Improving sustainability in hospital wastewater management – a Danish case study
Jakob Søholm, GRUNDFOS BioBooster A/S

Searching for Sustainability: Low-tech design for the Hillside Clinic in the arid Karoo, South Africa
Yusuf Jacob & Ulrike Kuschke, Department of Transport and Public Works (Western Cape) 

Concurrent Session 3 - Healthcare Planning, Design and Construction

Engineering Queensland’s largest health infrastructure project – a Public Private collaboration
Mark Reardon, Metro North Hospital and Health Service

Change Management in Hospital Projects - a Necessary Evil or an Essential Element? A Ugandan Case Study
Ruth Sengonzi, Ministry of Health Uganda

Healthcare Infrastructure Planning & Design in the Western Cape Province, South Africa – Finding appropriate solutions to inappropriate problems
Duncan Rendall, Western Cape Government

Concurrent Session 4 - Safety

International Standards for Electrical Safety in Healthcare - IEC60364-7-710, AS/NZS 3003 and AS/NZS 4510
Matthias Schwabe, Bender GmbH / WGKT & George Kotenko, CAPTECH

Onsite Clinical Waste Management - the Experience of a Large New Hospital that Improves Compliance and Infection Control
Peter Atherton, AWS Clinical Waste

A Risk Management Culture that works - the experience of the technical team at UZ Leuven Hospital in Belgium
Eddy De Coster, UZ Leuven

Ensuring Standard of Care - Compliance for Hot Water Systems
Marcel F. van Dijck, Armstrong International

Concurrent Session 5 - Energy Efficient

New Ways to Provide Emergency Power for Healthcare: Fuel Cells & Microgrids
Walt Vernon, Mazzetti

Improving the Steam Plant through Maintenance 
Denton Smith, Western Cape Government: Department of Health

Replacing High Voltage Electrical Transformers at the Copenhagen University Hospital. Improving safety and sustainability
Preben Byberg & Thomas Stentoft Flackeberg, Copenhagen University Hospital

Concurrent Session 6 - Case Studies

Doctors Without Borders (MSF), much more than field hospitals
Elvina Motard & Maria Ten Palomares, Medecins Sans Frontières / Doctors without Borders

Designing the ICU for the Future - Seinäjoki Central Hospital, Finland
Tiina Yli-Karhu, Hospital District of South Osthrobotnia

Chronic Cladding Disorder: Diagnosing and Treating the Risk of Hospital Facade Fires
Oat Tukaew, RED Fire Engineers Pty Ltd

tuesday 9 OCTOBER 2018

Concurrent Session 7 - Management and Operation of Healthcare Facilities

Healthcare Facilities and Medical Equipment Whole-of-Life Cost Modelling Tool supporting policy makers – an eSwatini experience
Claudio Meirovich, Meirovich Consulting SL

Remote Health Engineering: Implementing Proactive Maintenance and Compliance methods that work
Andrew White, DMA Engineers (presented by Duncan Stegmann)

Strategies for sustainable maintenance - Addressing backlog maintenance and critical infrastructure risk in UK’s NHS assets
Efthimia Pantzartzis, ASSET Puglia and Loughborough University

Concurrent Session 8 - Healthcare Planning, Design and Construction

Nuclear Medicine and Radiotherapy Cyclotron - PET / CT - An Argentinian project experience Osvaldo Mario Donato, ARQ.
Osvaldo Mario Donato Y Asociados, Consultora En Salud

Taking control of your Building Management and Control Systems and delivering the ‘new digital promise’
David Oakeshott, A.G. Coombs

Concurrent Session 9 - Technology & Case Studies

Cloud Computing - facilitating excellence in the Health Care Sector
Ryan Milne, Ecosafe International & Colin Nicol, Do Diligence

Modern Challenges in Hospitals with Ancient Foundations - Installing LinAccs and Solar PV in the UNESCO protected San Giovanni Addolorata Hospital, Rome
Virginia Caracciolo, Azienda Ospedaliera San Giovanni Addolorata

Concurrent Session 10 - Management and Operation of Healthcare Facilities

Creating an Internet of Things-enabled Building: St. John of God Murdoch Hospital
Roy Arindam, BuildingIQ

Learning from National Initiatives within the National Health Service - a UK case study
James Hayward, York Teaching Hospital NHS FT

Closing Plenary Session

Maintaining a First World Hospital Afloat (literally)
John & Sue Clynes, Mercy Ships