2021 Greening Health Care Annual Forum – Year-End Celebration


December 01 2021


10:30 am – 4:00 pm

Part 1 – How leading healthcare organizations are responding to the challenge   Registration Link to Part 1

10:30 AM Welcome, Context and Introductions

  • Ian Jarvis, Executive Director, Climate Challenge Network

10:50 AM Keynote and Executive Panel

From governance to daily decision-making, the rising tide of climate change is already placing new demands and responsibilities on everyone involved in the healthcare sector.
As world leaders struggle to change the trajectory, how are individual healthcare organizations, hospitals and people taking responsibility and action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions? Our Keynote and Executive Panel discuss what’s working, challenges and drivers of positive change

12:15 PM Celebrating Successes

The practical pathway to the low carbon future begins with the best of today’s hospital performance and practices. The most energy efficient and top saving hospitals provide knowledge and inspiration to raise everyone’s expectations and drive sector-wide transformation to the sustainable future

  • Recognizing our top-saving hospitals and their strategies for success
  • Finding and learning from the most efficient hospitals across North America and around the world

12:30 PM Part 1 Close

Part 2 – Building on proven success   Registration Link to Part 2

2:00 PM Humber River Hospital Case Study

Humber River is the best of the new generation of hospital designs featuring integrated central plants and comprehensive heat recovery

  • Raising the bar for new hospital design, energy targets and performance
  • Panel discussion – the challenges and strategies for creating an exceptionally energy efficient facility

2:45 PM From Today’s High Performance to Net Zero by 2050

Decisions being made today are setting the stage for transition to low carbon at the least life cycle cost

  • New, integrated decision-making for facilities, capital planning and asset management
  • Panel discussion – emerging strategies for bridging the net zero gap

3:45 PM Closing Remarks and Moving the Yardsticks in 2022

Laying out the landscape for a big year of events and initiatives

  • Ian Jarvis, Executive Director, Climate Challenge Network

4:00 PM Forum Close