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European Healthcare Design 2021

14–17 June 2021
Awards

As has become tradition, the European Healthcare Design Congress 2021 was brought to a close with a ceremony to celebrate the winners of the European Healthcare Design Awards 2021, supported by Integrated Health Projects (IHP) and category sponsors Hoare Lea and Medical Architecture.

UK Health Infrastructure

Day two of the European Healthcare Design 2021 Congress opened with the hot topic of delivering the UK’s new programme to build 40 new hospitals by 2030.

Opening keynote plenary

Charles Darwin’s interpreted observation that it’s neither the most intellectual nor the strongest of the species that survives but the species that is able best to adapt and adjust to the changing environment in which it finds itself was the final message of Royal College of Physicians’ president Dr Andrew Goddard’s keynote talk during the opening plenary of the 7th European Healthcare Design Congress.

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Promo

Watch our short video on what delegates at the European Healthcare Design Congress 2021 can expect from this year’s event, which takes place virtually on 14-17 June.

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Planetary health

The opening plenary of European Healthcare Design 2020 featured three illustrious experts on planetary health, sustainability and climate change.

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Health creation

This plenary of keynote talks explored wider issues around health, wellness, life expectancy, health inequalities, and how technology may be deployed to address these problems.

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Climate-smart healthcare

Organised by NHS Property Services, this panel discussion highlighted how the NHS is the UK’s largest public-sector emitter of carbon emissions and has a duty to respond to government targets, including being net carbon-zero by 2050.

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Health infrastructure

This session included discussion between some of the UK’s leading thinkers and practitioners in healthcare design on the Government’s new Health Infrastructure Plan (HIP).

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Pandemic response

This plenary session featured keynote talks from three global health leaders who, in different capacities, have been involved in the pandemic response.

Pandemic preparedness

Day three of the European Healthcare Design 2021 Congress saw the opening keynote plenary of the COVID-19 Global Summit, a ‘conference within a conference’.

Preliminary Programme

To mark the launch of this year’s programme, we hosted a free webinar focusing on the plenary theme of this year’s congress: ‘Creative destruction: Design innovation in the face of existential threats’.

Information for attendees

Here, we describe how to get the most from your Congress experience and share some tips on how to engage on the event platform.

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Endorsing partners

  • Design in Mental Health Network
  • Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust
  • North Bristol NHS Trust
  • Building Blocks for Clinicians
  • The Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design
  • Sykehusbygg HF (Norwegian Hospital Construction Agency)
  • European Health Property Network
  • Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust
  • Australian Health Design Council
  • Design Council
  • Essentia at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
  • Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • Health Planning Academy
  • West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
  • UIA-PHG
Sponsors and exhibitors

  • HLM Architects
  • Llewelyn Davies
  • Archus
  • Art in Site
  • AECOM
  • Brandon Medical
  • HDR
  • Stantec
  • Mott MacDonald Ltd
  • MTS Health Ltd
  • Ryder Architecture
  • DuPont Tedlar®
  • RTKL
  • AECOM
  • Integrated Health Projects
  • Medical Architecture
  • Hoare Lea
  • Ryder Architecture
  • Archus
  • Medical Architecture
  • Stantec
  • DuPont Tedlar®
  • Mott MacDonald Ltd
  • HDR
  • MTS Health Ltd
  • RTKL
  • Static Systems Group
  • Veritas Medical Solutions
  • Arjo UK
  • AECOM
  • Archus
  • Art in Site
  • Brandon Medical
  • Hoare Lea
  • Integrated Health Projects
  • Medical Architecture
  • Stantec
  • DuPont Tedlar®
  • Ryder Architecture
  • BriefBuilder
  • Q-bital Healthcare Solutions
  • KwickScreen
  • Art in Site
  • Brandon Medical
  • Ryder Architecture
Award Sponsors

  • Integrated Health Projects