Budapest 2013


EuHPN 2013 Workshop

7 – 9 October

Danubius conference centre, Budapest

The 2013 EuHPN Workshop was titled ‘Reinventing the hospital: Europe’s challenge’.  You can download the programme for the event here, and speaker presentations are available from the table below.


Reinventing the hospital 

Nigel Edwards – Global Excellence in Health, KPMG; Senior Fellow, King’s Fund

Designing for high risk environments Professor John Adams – UCL, London
 Hospital Master Plans in Hungary: preparing hospital infrastructure for the coming years Olivér Komma, Fellow, GYEMSZI, Hungary
Integrating regional social and health services – South Karelia, Finland Pentti Itkonen, Finland
New Concepts for Psychiatric Clinics Cristiana Caira, Sweden
Incorporating Lean Thinking into Facilities Design Gary Prior, UK
Re-imagining Hospital Emergency Departments – A View from Denmark Jens Peter Steensen, Denmark
The Role of Healthcare Buildings in Health Systems Jonathan Erskine, EuHPN
Mater Dei Hospital Oncology Centre Brian St John, Malta
Stewardship in Health Systems Steve Wright, ECHAA
 Using BIM to Optimise New and Refurbished Health Care Facilities Joram Nauta, Netherlands
 EcoQUIP: Searching for Hospital Needs Marcin Kautsch and Mateus Lichon, Poland
 EcoQUIP in Hungary: Zala Hospital case study Olivér Komma, EcoQUIP project lead, Hungary
Engaging hospital personnel in searching for energy solutions Marcin Kautsch and Mateus Lichon, Poland
Steps in planning a capital project (part 1) Alan Seabourne, Scotland
 Steps in planning a capital project (part 2) Alan Seabourne, Scotland
 Lessons from a European project: input from RES HOSPITALS to Reinventing the Hospital Simona Agger, RES Coordinator, Italy
Reinventing the Laurentius Hospital: Corporate Social Responsibility Builds a New Innovative Hospital

Jack Thiadens, CEO Laurentious Hospital, Netherlands

Frank Pörtzgen, Architect, Partner Wiegerinck architectuur stedenbouw