Smart Hospital Infrastructure “The 4th Utility”: What it is, Why do it and Network Design Considerations
Date & Time
Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Across the country, Hospital Organizations strive to drive cost out of their operations while operating in a responsible and sustainable fashion. Those same organizations are competing for top talent and are constantly looking for ways to create that connected, collaborative and flexible healthcare experience to boost engagement, creativity and productivity.

How do you win that battle? Smart Hospital Infrastructure “The 4th Utility” offers the perfect opportunity to satisfy those key business objectives. Smart Hospital Infrastructure not only decreases building energy consumption, overall OpEx and CapEx, but is also foundational for delivering to staff and patients mobility, comfort, safety and wellness.

This session will spell out what a Digital Hospital Infrastructure is, the business benefits it delivers to the Hospital Organization, review important network design & cybersecurity considerations and conclude with some use cases.

Speaker: William MacGowan, P.Eng., CEM: Smart Buildings + Trusted Space
Speaker: Dave Jirku: Smart Healthcare