Esteemed Co-Chairs

Sharat Chandra

VP, Strategic Capital Development and Facilities
Fraser Health Authority

Noor Esmail

Chief Project Officer and Executive Director, Burnaby Hospital Redevelopment Project
Fraser Health Authority

Speaker Faculty

Betina Albornoz

Chief Project Officer and Executive Director, Major Capital Projects
New Surrey Hospital and BC Cancer Centre Project
Fraser Health

Claudio Andreetta

Executive Director, Sustainable Infrastructure
Johnson Controls

Steve Bagworth

Managing Partner
Agnew Peckham Health Care & Facility Planners

Jill Brimacombe

Senior Project Director
Vancouver Coastal Health

Sarah Crawford-Bohl

Executive Director, Primary Care Operations, Community Health Services, Community Hospitals, Long Term Care – South Island and Southern Gulf Islands; Regional Primary Care Strategy
Island Health

Janice Cullen

Senior Project Director RDRHC Redevelopment PMO
Alberta Health Services

Craig Dedels

Regional Manager, Climate Risk and Resilience
Vancouver Coastal Health

Ghazal Ebrahimi

Energy & Carbon Emissions Manager Energy & Environmental Sustainably Team
Provincial Health Services Authority

Dr. Jose Francois

Chief Medical Officer
Shared Health Manitoba

Alice Geertsen

Senior Project Manager, Clinical Operational Readiness, Project Horizon
The Hospital for Sick Children

Steve George

Construction Director - Technology Division
Plan Group

Jeff Good

Vice President, Projects and Corporate Affairs
Infrastructure BC

Chris Goodchild

FirstLight Energy

Andrew Haas

Executive Director, Capital Planning and Major Capital Projects
Saskatchewan Health Authority

Sheryl Harrop

Clinical Equipment Planning, BC Cancer Redevelopment Project
Provincial Health Services Authority

Carlin Howard

Consultant, Program and Business Solutions

Robert Jackson

Fast + Epp

Kori Jones

Director, Energy & Emissions
Vancouver Coastal Health

Damian Kayra

Director, IT Infrastructure and Building Systems
NSPH, Providence Health

Maddy Laberge

Health Emergency Management BC (HEMBC) Manager
Vancouver Coastal Health and Providence Health

Patrick Lalonde

Director, Virtual Design & Construction (VDC) Operations, Digital & Data Engineering

Kathy Malas

Chief Research, Innovation and Learning Officer, Health and Social Services Integrated Center of Montérégie-Ouest
Health Professional Researcher, Innovation Hub Axis, Research Centre of CHUM

Danielle Marx

North Zone IPC Senior Consultant Infection Prevention & Control
Alberta Health Services

Chris McQuillan


David W. Little

Bennett Jones LLP

Juan J. Cruz Martinez

Director, Implementation Slocan Site Redevelopment Project
BC Children's Hospital

Carolyne Neufeld

Vice President, Indigenous Health and Cultural Safety
Fraser Health Authority

Mark Orge

Director, Asset and Facilities Management
Altus Group

Jacqueline Per

Executive Director Learning and Research
Adjunct Professor, UBC School of Nursing
Fraser Health Authority

Taimur Qasim

Project Manager
CSA Group

Joan Rooke

Acting Senior Project Director, Calgary Cancer Project
Alberta Health Services

Scott Staniul, Architect AIBC

Deputy Chief Project Officer New Surrey Hospital and BC Cancer Centre Project
Fraser Health

Raphaël Vibert

Project Leader, Passivhaus Designer and Certifier
Herz & Lang GmbH