Event description

CCHF is delighted to bring to Vancouver an exciting 2 – day event, sharing with leaders in the healthcare facility sector leading-edge approaches that are transforming healthcare environments. The sessions will include high-level lessons learned with opportunities for discussion and networking throughout the day. In addition, interactive networking sessions harnessing the “brains in the room” will encourage group problem solving from multi-disciplinary perspectives that can be drawn upon in your career development and everyday projects. Expand your network, ideas and learn. Connect, Share, Innovate!


>Innovative Approaches to Planning and Design in the Riverview Mental Health Project
The senior project team will discuss the project and its built-in design innovations for adults with complex and severe substance use and mental health challenges providing specialized inpatient treatment services with leading-edge therapeutic spaces and sensitive design for mental health patients replacing the Burnaby Centre for Mental health and Addiction.

Surrey’s Healthcare Technology District
Transforming healthcare spaces to technology “neighbourhoods” incubating healthcare technologies and other disruptive innovations

Wireless technologies integration in healthcare regions, approaches and outcomes

Leading edge technologies like AI and facial recognition impacting the care environment

Latest developments in CSA’s new Post Occupancy Standards

Infection Control Innovations and Approaches Being Adopted that decrease costs and improve patient outcomes

and so much more…!

Plus our interactive networking sessions in small groups and tours.  Contact Rita, ritamezei@cchf.net if you want to be a group leader!

(Topics subject to confirmation)

Summary Agenda (subject to change)

Welcome Reception:
May 23 rd, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm @ Atlas restaurant in the Delta Burnaby Hotel and Conference Centre

Conference Day 1:
May 24, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm. Delta Burnaby Hotel and Conference Centre.

June 1: Dinner 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm @ The Boathouse Restaurant, New Westminster. (Ticket required).

Conference Day 2:
May 25, 8:00 am – 3 pm, Delta Burnaby Hotel and Conference Centre


  • Owners and operators, Leadership from Health Authorities, Provincial Health Services Authority (owners and operators)
  • ‘C’ Suite Hospital Administrators
  • Clinical Leads (CMIOs, Nursing, Medical leads)
  • Capital Planning leaders and Project Directors
  • ICAT / IMIT Leaders
  • Design / Build Executives
  • Constructors / Project Managers
  • Consulting / Design Engineers
  • Architects
  • Planning Consultants
  • Infection Control Professionals
  • Quality and Patient Safety
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Capital Planners, Infrastructure Planners
  • Hospital Service Providers
  • Energy Services Companies
  • Healthcare Vendors

Payment must be received by CCHF prior to the event for entrance.

Note: Speakers and topics may change.

Cancellation Policy
Fees are non-refundable. Registrants may be replaced by a colleague of the same organization, if written notification is given prior to the event. Note that CCHF does not guarantee all speakers. There may be substitutes due to availability or the need to make program changes. In the highly unlikely event of a program cancellation, CCHF will credit your company for the same value of the next event in your area.