Event description

Dear Healthcare Leaders! 

This two day session at the new Women’s College Hospital brings together thought leaders, healthcare leaders and experts to share cutting edge case studies, trends and research that are reshaping the way we plan, design and construct healthcare environments to meet the needs of patients into the future. Opportunities for informal and structured interaction will engage participants to learn from each other. Please join us!

Topics (subject to change – more sessions to be added!):

Revolutionary care from vision to reality at Women’s College Hospital (WCH)
Learn from the Executive how WCH is a shining example of revolutionary ambulatory healthcare  underscored by access and innovations to support its healthcare goals of patient-centred care in the community

Collaborative Design for Inclusive Patient Care
Learn how innovative initiatives such as A Thousand Voices for Women’s Health was woven into inclusive, empathic, community-based approach to developing programs and services to meet diverse cultural needs into Women’s College Hospital and the community

Advancing Technologies and Risk Sharing (tbc)
Care facilities are continuously at risk, due to cost-cutting, of losing funding to maintain their technology investments. Innovative partnership agreements for managed equipment services are allowing for the advancement of technologies and risk sharing, improving cost effectiveness and health outcomes

A Look at Capital Financing Innovations – Beyond Alternative Financing (P3s) 
Innovations in capital finance structures beyond alternative financing mechanisms are being used in other jurisdictions -learn how successful these models are and opportunities to build in new ways of  sustainable financing

Interactive sessions
Taking advantage of the breadth and depth of the experts in the room, this interactive structured session will help spur your innovative thoughts and help others to seek out innovative solutions.

A detailed agenda will be available soon. Interested presenters, sponsors, please contact ritamezei@cchf.net

Join us at Women’s College Hospital in Toronto!

Learn from healthcare leaders and experts. Bring your viewpoint to the table in our interactive sessions.


  • Owners and operators, Leadership from Hospitals
  • ‘C’ Suite healthcare leaders
  • 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


Conference Day 1

Monday, November 27, 2017  8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Women’s College Hospital, Toronto

Networking Reception 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm ($75 extra fee).

Conference Day 2:
Tuesday, November 28 8:00 am – 1:30  pm.

Tours of selected areas of Women’s College Hospital

Two day conference fees ($1,390 plus taxes and $900 (plus taxes) for hospitals, government & not-for-profits includes: networking breakfasts, lunches and breaks, conference materials and presentations & tours. Join us for a networking reception after the first day of the conference. One day rates available.

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.

Sponsorship & Presentation ideas, contact Rita Mezei, (416) 278-3611