B6 | Lean and green hospitals and friendly building materials

Presentation: Lean and Green hospitals: Developing a new model of hospital planning and design

Speaker: Dr. Matthew Bacon, Director - The Conclude Consultancy Limited

Dr. Bacon is an innovator in hospital planning and design. Originally trained as an architect and specialising in airport design, he reasoned that if it were possible to leverage hospital patient meta data in the way that is leveraged in airport planning then it would be possible to use this 'new' data in a new methodology for lean hospital planning an operation. His works takes him across Europe, where he has gained fascinating insights into the challenges for emerging European economies.


Presentation: Friendly Materials

Speaker: Rita Barata Castro, Friendly Materials Manager, Architect - PMMT Forward Thinking Healthcare Architecture

Rita Barata Castro joined PMMT as an Architect in 2013. Since 2014 she has been developing intensive research activity and has participated in the development of Friendly Materials since its beginning. In 2017 she became the Friendly Materials Manager and is now the maximum responsible for this product both national and internationally.

PMMT Architecture is an architecture firm located in Barcelona and Madrid, with extensive international experience in healthcare architecture, which has been awarded with 21 first prize awards at both national and international competitions. PMMT Architecture pays special attention to the bonds established between Architecture, Economy, Universal Accessibility and Environment, ensuring a professional commitment to both clients and society. PMMT Architecture promotes creativity, innovation and research as essential tools for architecture optimization, progress and improvement. 20% of their staff is exclusively dedicated to research.


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We are pleased to announce that Dr Jeff Thompson, CEO Emeritus of Gundersen Health System, paediatrician, and author on leadership, will be our keynote speaker at CleanMed Europe 2018. Read more.
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