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2019 UK-China Green Hospital Summit

Tue 12 Nov 2019, 8am-5.30pm

The UK-China Summit aims to strengthen the academic and practical exchanges and cooperation between the two countries in the field of hospital development and operation. 2019 UK-China Green Hospital Summit is the third conference since 2015 and will be held in London on 12th November 2019. The theme of this year’s Summit is “Smart Hospital Development”.

The Summit’s purpose is to connect British healthcare experts and architects with Chinese hospital leaders and to understand the trends of the smart hospital development. It will help create opportunities between the UK and China in healthcare industry.


Co-organised by the Building CentreMIC and China Design Centre, and supported by Healthcare UK, the Summit will bring 18 influential Chinese hospital and state-owned company leaders, government officials and healthcare architects to the UK for an interactive discussion with UK healthcare specialists about smart and sustainable hospital design and development.


This year’s summit will explore subjects such as the future trend of the UK and China’s hospitals, smart hospital system and its design and construction, green material, and digital innovation for health management.


The Summit will include speakers from Shanghai Health Capital Construction Administration Centre, Hospital Architecture System Research of Chinese Hospital Association, Shanghai Ninth People’s Hospital, Healthcare UK, PLP Architecture and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children. The key participating companies include Shanghai PM Firsttrack, Shanghai K&Z Construction Project Management, Shanghai Construction Group and Tongji Architectural Design (Group).


Register your place here.







8 – 8.45 Registration


8.45 – 9 Introduction - Colin Tweedy, CEO of the Building Centre


9 – 9.10 Healthcare UK officer


Morning Session: Smart Hospital Trend


9.10 – 9.50 The Future of the Hospital in UK Hospital Model - Crispin Walkling-Lea, Head of Healthcare Planning, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children


9.50 – 10.30 Chinese Hospital Development Trend - Zhang Jian Zhong, Director, Shanghai Health Capital Construction Administration Centre


10.30 – 11 Tea break


11 – 11.40     Digital Innovation for the Health Management - Healthcare UK


11.40 – 12.20   Chinese Hospital Smart System - Luo Meng, Party Secretary, Shanghai Ninth People’s Hospital


12.20 – 1   Sustainable Design in The Francis Crick Institute Building - PLP, UK


1 – 2 Networking Lunch


Afternoon Session: Panel discussion


2 – 4.30 Smart Hospital Opportunities

4.30 – 5.30 Networking – tea & coffee


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