Events

IHEEM Regional Conference & Exhibition - Belfast

Start date: 19/06/18

Booking deadline: Tue 19 Jun 2018

Venue / location: Titanic Belfast, 1 Olympic Way, Queens Road, Titanic Quarter, Belfast

The IHEEM Northern Ireland Branch and Republic of Ireland Branch are hosting their second biennial Joint Conference and Exhibition in the Titanic Belfast and Titanic Hotel, Belfast marking the Institute's 75th Anniversary.

Based on the resounding success of the previous Conference & Exhibitions there will be two full days of Conference sessions interlaced with an Exhibition.

The Conference Dinner and charity auction is planned for the evening of 19 June, with the after dinner entertainment from mentalist David Meade. 

This event will be open to professional delegates and all Estates professionals in Health & Social Care, as well as Health Service Executive and further afield in the private and independent sectors.

 

Programme - '75 Years of IHEEM - Heritage & Innovation'

Tuesday 19 June

0900

Registration, Exhibition and Refreshments

1000

Welcome - Colm Toner & Bill O'Reilly, Branch Chairpersons

1010

Keynote Address - Setting the Challenge

Speaker - Jim Curran, National Head of Estates, HSE

1030

Morning break and visit to exhibition

Engineering Heritage and it's Role in Health

1130

Healthcare Design Through the Ages

Speaker - Dr David Stewart, Belfast Healthy Cities

 1200

Healthcare Engineering Heritage – RVH Air Conditioning (Video Clip)

Speaker – Nigel Keery, Head of Operations, BHSCT 

1205

Engineering Progression Through Time (Ventilation)

Speaker – Malcolm Thomas, Specialised Ventilation for Healthcare Society

1230

History of Microbiology

Speaker – Dr Mike Weinbren, Consultant Microbiologist, Chesterfield Royal    

1300

Lunch and visit to exhibition

Fire

1430

Controlling Internal and External Fire Spread in Healthcare Buildings

Speaker – Steven Montgomery, Savilles

1510

Fire Alarm Cause & Effect

Speaker – Aidan O’Connor, HSE, Estate Manager, Fire Safety

1550

Safe Evacuation for All – Fact or Fantasy

Speaker – Dr Karen Boyce, Ulster University

1630

Afternoon break and visit to exhibition

1630

Presentation by Air Ambulance Northern Ireland

1700

Drinks Reception in Exhibition Hall, sponsored by Mott MacDonald, until 18.00

1900

Conference Dinner in the Titanic Hotel Refreshments on arrival, with dinner served at 19.30

After dinner entertainment will be provided by the World famous Mentalist David Meade

 

Wednesday 20 June

0900

Registration, Exhibition and Refreshments

Technology

1000

BIM – The Contractors Experience

Speaker – Cillian Kelly, John Sisk & Son (Holdings) Ltd., BIM Leader Ireland

1030

BIM Healthcare Model – Royal Group of Hospitals,  Energy Centre Case Study

Speaker – Sam Simpson and Conor Gallgher, Mott McDonald Ltd

1100

Morning break and visit to exhibition

Design

1230

Why Facility Management Engineers must engage in designing health services

Speaker – Professor Terry Young, Brunel University

1300

National Forensic Mental Health Facility

Speaker – Bronach Furphy, Project Manager & Brendan Colreavy,                                                              Assistant Engineering Adviser, HSE

1330

Lunch and visit to exhibition

Innovation and the Future

1430

Public Sector Energy in the Future

Speaker – Kevin Hegarty, Strategic Investment Board, Northern Ireland

1500

Energy Procurement & Availability of Finance

Speaker – David Mackey, Finance Director, The Carbon Energy Fund

1530

Future Scoping – Healthcare Innovation

Speaker – David Pitman, ARUP UKMEA

1600

Conference Close – Colm Toner and Bill O’Reilly, Branch Chairpersons

Programme details may be subject to change. 

Download the event flyer

Download the conference programme  

Meet the Exhibitors and View the Exhibition Floor Plan

For more information, contact Northern Ireland Branch Secretary Mr Steven Johnston on +44 (0)28 3756 1367 or email iheem.ni@outlook.com.

Interested? Then use the booking form below to book your place from just £200 +VAT.

Delegate booking form

There is a limited number of exhibitor packages still available. If interested email iheem.ni@outlook.com for more information.

 

IHEEM NI