Vision & Masterplan

This session will focus on the importance of defining the vision of a healthcare facility at the beginning of a project to ensure the right facility is being built with the end in mind. It will address the challenges that arise in the planning stages of a build project while offering practical take-home solutions for a successful strategy. The session will also provide a unique platform for all stakeholders involved in the project to exchange best practice procedures and assess how to best optimize their involvement in this stage of the project.

Key Topics

  • Global trends and regional outlook
  • Development strategy
  • Disruptors and game changers
  • Hospital Executives perspectives

Benefits of Attending

  • Assess the competitive landscape in the region and determine the factors that will decide market share in the future
  • Review the best strategy for integration of patient care, organizational strategy, finance, technology and design issues into healthcare planning
  • Define the trend towards specialization of healthcare facilities in the region to increase returns and improve the patient experience
  • Identify the leading trends and disruptors to improve planning and ensure your facility is targeting the needs of the future

SESSION Chair: Henry Chao, Principal, HOK, New York, USA

Henry Chao, President, HOK, New York, USA 

The Kuwait Experience

Ahmad Nsouli, Partner, Advisory Group, Kuwait City, Kuwait

Saudi Vision 2030: The Security Forces Medical Center Project

Francesco Angeloni, Medical Equipment Planning Manager, Manens-Tifs, Riyadh, KSA

Fakeeh University Hospital

Dr Fatih Mehmet Gul, Chief Operating Officer, Fakeeh University Hospital, Dubai, UAE

Building in flexibility for evolving guidelines and regulations

Jane Ho, Healthcare Design Director, HKS, London, UK

Tim Blissett, Development Director, Mott MacDonald, Brighton, UK

Digitization of healthcare

Brian De Francesca, CEO, Ver2, Dubai, UAE

Building health without hospital

Tekha Selim, Vice President Business Development Middle East & North Africa, Delos, Dubai, UAE

Whitney Gray, Senior Vice President, Delos, Washington DC, USA

13:10 | VISIT THE EXHIBITION

Speakers

  • Ahmad Nsouli, Partner, Advisory Group, Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Dr Azad Moopen, Chairman & Managing Director, Aster DM Healthcare,Dubai, UAE
  • Brian De Francesca, CEO, Ver2, Dubai, UAE
  • Dr Fatih Mehmet Gul, Chief Operating Officer, Fakeeh University Hospital, Dubai, UAE
  • Francesco Angeloni, Medical Equipment Planning Manager, Manens-Tifs, Riyadh, KSA
  • Jane Ho, Healthcare Design Director, HKS, London, UK
  • Tekha Selim, Vice President Business Development Middle East & North Africa, Delos, Dubai, UAE
  • Tim Blissett, Development Director, Mott MacDonald, Brighton, UK
  • Whitney Gray, Senior Vice President, Delos, Washington DC, USA