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  Corporate Realty, Design & Management Institute

Health Care Institute of IFMA

Health Care Institute Orlando


Summit Program Chairs

  Jeff Kent, Managing Director Facilities Nemours Foundation, and IFMA Health Care Institute President Member

Rania Sadrack, Principal, TLC Engineering for Architecture, and Health Care Institute (HCI) Central Florida President

Barbara O’Hare, Health Sciences Campus Operations Director, College of Medicine


Event Details

  Friday, April 6th  
  UCF Health Sciences Campus at Lake Nona  
  Lewis Auditorium  

6850 Lake Nona Blvd

  Orlando, FL 32827  
  8:00 AM to 9:00 AM:
Registration/Continental Breakfast
  9:00 AM to Noon:
Morning Program
  Noon to 12:45 PM:
  12:45 to 3:45 PM:
Afternoon Program

  Registration Cost



In Advance: FHEA, HCI, or IFMA Members



In Advance: Non-Members

  $259 All Attendees after March 27th  
  $279 At the Door  
NOTE ABOUT GROUP RATES: An automatic 25% discount is available for member or non-member attendees who register as a group of 4+
Educational Credits
  Earn Up to 5 Hours  
IFMA - CFM Points
Engineers - PDH Hours

Industry Partners



Cambridge Sound Management
e-Builder, A Trimble Company

Johns Manville
nora systems, inc.
Schneider Electric

Media Partners

Education Partners

   April 06, 2018 - Orlando     See Our Orlando Event Recap Here


Not Your Usual Healthcare Event
“One of the best day-long events I have attended”
“Fast fire”
“Unbiased approach to sensitive issues"
“Variety of topics from real estate to design to facilities management were great"
“Having all of these specific spheres representing the healthcare market be accessible in one space provided immediate value”

"Engaging speakers and excellent networking opportunities with healthcare executives"

  Presentation Topics Include:
  MORNING SESSIONS - 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Strategy & Trends

An inside look at political and financial realities that are reshaping healthcare in the US and your region. Led by Jody Barry, formerly VP/Facilities & Construction, Adventist Care Centers and Administrative Director/Strategic Development for Florida Hospitals; William J. Hercules, President/CEO of WJH and 2018 President, American College of Healthcare Architects; Karl Hodges, Vice President, Concord Healthcare

  Compliance, Regulations & Operations
  • FGI Guidelines for 2018. Now separated into three documents to reflect explosion of outpatient facilities. Changes presented by Doug Erickson, CEO, Facility Guidelines Institute
  • Q&A Panel with Experts Who Work in Trenches: Tamara Rice, Manager Architectural Design and Planning, Tampa General Hospital; Bob Szafranski, Corporate Manager Facility Development, Orlando Health
  New Technologies Reshaping Design, Operations & Performance in Healthcare Facilities


Recent research shows there are as many as 58 different technologies in a typical healthcare facility. Most affect patient outcomes. Hear from in-the-field industry experts and CIOs of leading healthcare systems. Led by Daniel McGinn, Director Life Sciences & Healthcare Segment, Schneider Electric.

  NOON LUNCHEON - 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
  Design, Construction, & Project Management
  • Leveraging the Brand without Breaking the Bank - exterior and interior branding in medical facilities can increase market share and improve patient experience. The trick is doing it within a tight budget. Interactive panel addresses key design & construction issues, led by Mark Krejchi, PhD, Healthcare Manager, Wilsonart; Elisa Worden, Principal, Gresham Smith & Partner; Sean Keathley, President, Adrenaline; Frank Faust, Director of Marketing, Central Florida Health

  • Critical Cornerstones for Successful Healthcare Projects, led by Tim Cole, Vice President of Global Sustainability, nora systems, inc. and member of Health Product Declaration® (HPD) Collaborative board of directors

  • How a Medical Center Saved $70 million to Fund a Cancer Center Years Ahead of the Original Plan, case study led by Dan Conery of e-Builder

  Forces Driving Direction of Healthcare Real Estate & Acquisitions
  1. The Numbers: Get the latest research and analysis on the healthcare real estate market. Data supplied by Revista, owner of the nation’s most authoritative medical buildings database.
  2. Latest in mergers, acquisition, and newly evolving partnerships. What It Means to You: Perspectives from Leading Healthcare Real Estate & Acquisition. Specialists include Jeff Mason, Manager Enterprise Real Estate, Nemours; Michael Noto, Senior Vice President/Real Estate Services, Welltower.
  This Summit is being held at Lake Nona Medical City - One of Nation’s Fastest Growing Health & Life Sciences Campuses... Part of a 17 square mile master planned community, it’s home to more than 2.6 million sq. ft of clinical, institutional, and laboratory buildings.


“Lake Nona is creating a system of well-being, not a healthcare system,”

-Dr. Mehmood Khan, Vice Chairman & Chief Scientific Officer of Global Research & Development, Pepsico

  Send Inquiries to...
  Attending: afischer@squarefootage.net
  Sponsorships/Participating Partners:
       Glenn Fischer, 971-219-0563, gfischer@squarefootage.net
       Jack Curley, 201-805-9529, jcreade@optonline.net
  Requests to Present or Obtain Panel Seat Consideration:
       awhitson@squarefootage.net or gfischer@squarefootage.net