Join us for the most important healthcare facilities conference in the Upper Midwest this year.
Held at Mortenson Training Center in Minneapolis

-Educational Credits: Earn Up to 5 CEUs.
-Flexibility: Attend Half-Day or Full-Day (Lunch Provided)
-Discounts Apply for IFMA HealthCare Institute, TCHEA, and AIA Members

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Networking/Registration: 7:45 to 8:30 am
Morning Sessions, 8:30 am to Noon
What’s In, What’s Out in Tomorrow’s Healthcare System – A Candid, Off Script Dialogue with Senior Healthcare Leaders
-Gerry Gilbertson, CEO/Administrator, CentraCare Health-Melrose
-Ray Piirainen, Director of Real Estate, Fairview Health Services
-Helen Strike, President, Allina Health-Unity Hospital

Understanding How Environment of Care Regulations are Driving Design, Construction & Operation of Medical Facilities (Including Top 10 Most Cited Requirements)
-Peter Jaroscak, Life Safety Code Specialist, The Joint Commission

Quiz the Code Experts: An Interactive Q&Q Discussion of Regulatory Issues
-Peter Jaroscak of TJC and Other Regulatory Code Specialists

Cyberattack: Infrastructure Guidelines to Thwart Data Thieves and Hackers
Healthcare operators along with their architects and engineers can significantly reduce their vulnerability by following “7 Golden Guidelines”
-Fred Cohn, Program Manager, Schneider Electric, and Consultant to MIT Research & Department of Homeland Security NCCIC (National Cybersecurity Communications Integration Center)

Luncheon: Noon to 12:45 pm

Afternoon Sessions: 12:45 to 3:45 pm
ACA One Year After Implementation – Winners, Losers and Shifting Thoughts of Healthcare Leaders
-Results of Healthcare Leaders Survey Commissioned by Mortenson Construction with Larry Arndt, General Manager of Chicago office, and Mike Pedersen, General Manager of Twin Cities office

Reimagining Outpatient Care Facilities for the Future
This session combines the best of the TED format and traditional poster session to give attendees the latest research, and innovative solutions.
-Kristin Moore, Director of Healthcare, DIRTT Environmental Solutions
-Other Speakers TBA

Negotiating Healthcare Leases
-B. Alan Whitson, RPA, Author of “327 Questions to Ask Before You Sign A Lease” and “Understanding Regulatory Issues in Leasing Medical Office Buildings and Healthcare Facilities”
-Joel Schurke, VP Real Estate & Facility Operations, M Health (University of Minnesota Physicians)
-Jeremy Jacobs, Development Executive, MDI
-John Wheaton, Partner, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

Industry Partners: Aridus, Camfil, Carstens, DIRTT/adaptt LLC, DuPont Building Innovations, Humanscale, Mortenson, Schneider Electric, Specified Technologies,ThyssenKrupp Elevator

Where: Mortenson Training Center,700 Meadow Lane N, Minneapolis, MN 55422

Summit Hotline:
503-206-5715 | gfischer@squarefootage.net | http://www.squarefootage.net