Healthcare Design

Each year this theatre is a ‘must attend’ destination by architects, contractors and clients as it features the latest case studies, findings from post occupancy evaluation as well as the sharing of best practice in healthcare design. This year the theatre will feature presentations from Architects for Health, BIM4Health, specifiers and many more. To find out more email

Day 1: 10 October

10.15 – 10.45 Guidance and the future of HBN’s/HTM’s
Christopher Shaw, Chair, Architects for Health
10.45-11.15 Mental /Social Health Case Study Showcase
Wendy de Silva, IBI, Woodland View & Phil Wade, on behalf of Static Systems and Tarkett Flooring.
11.45 – 12.30 Design in Mental Health Network/BRE Independent Product Performance Testing: Quality Control for Mental Health Environments 
Philip Ross, Board Member, Design In Mental Health Network, Jeff Bartle, Board Member, Design In Mental Health Network
12.45 – 13.15 Reimagining ICU Design 
Simon Boundy, Senior Associate Architect, Stride Treglown, Daniel van Luttmer, Head of Healthcare, Stride Treglown
14.00 – 15.00 Members Healthcare Design Case Study Showcase
Sarah Boyle, IBI Group, Aintree Urgent Care and Trauma Centre & Andrew McKeown, Avanti, Ulster Hospital Development & Mark Carter, PM Devereaux, Emergency Department Design
15.30 – 16.15 Design in Mental Health Network Session: Ancora House – Innovation Through Collaboration
Chris Tonge, General Manager, Villicare LLP, Daniel Allmark, Head of Capital & Property Management, Cheshire and Wirral Partnership Trust, Adam Richardson, Associate Architect, Gilling Dod Architects
16.30 – 17.00 BIM, GSL/POE & Smart Asset Management
Karl Redmond, Director, Enable by Design

Day 2: 11 October

10.45 – 11.15 BIM, GSL/POE & Smart Asset Management
Karl Redmond, Director, Enable by Design
11.45 – 12.30 Design in Mental Health Network Session: Best Practice Guidance 
Jenny Gill, Chairman, Design in Mental Health Network, Lianne Knotts, Associate Director, Medical Architecture, Sue Holding & John Prendergast, Director, Technical Publishing Resources Ltd
14.00 – 14.30   North West Regional Construction Awards 2017 Winner Case Study: Maggie’s Cancer Care Centre, Oldam
F Parkinson
14.30 – 15.00 Developing New Models: Where now For Healthcare Investment
Conor Ellis, Partner, Rider Levett Bucknall