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28 October

10.00 Opening and keynotes
Chaired by Tomi Henttinen, buildingSMART Finland

10.00 Opening of Hospital BIM Open 2020

10.30 KEYNOTE: Information - the one true asset to rule them all!
Emma Hooper, Digital Information Specialist, Bond Bryan Digital

11.00 TBA


Reguirement Management

Chaired by Hanna Petäjä, Turku Unirvesity Hospital (Tyks)

12.00 Agile approach for the design phase of a new hospital for the Equipment & MEP systems engineering contract
Pep Coll, EiPM

12.30 BIM tender procedures of healthcare projects in Germany - National frameworks and approaches for the successful implementation of Open BIM processes
Robin Schönbach, Leibniz Universität Hannover

13.00 Requirement Management Processes
Johannes Aho, Manuel Furlotti, Gravicon

13.30 Using BIM in requirements management: Nantes University Hospital Center project feedback
Miryam Le Madec, Christophe Castaing, EGIS


Virtual Reality

Sponsored by NCC
Chaired by Gustav Olsson, NCC

12.00 Virtual Reality Activity Based Work Simulation Impact on Healthcare Facilities Space Management
Dr. Wallace Enegbuma, Victoria University of Wellington

12.30 Digital construction of hospitals: evaluating the enduser experience through open BIM and VR systems
Prof. Angelo L.C. Ciribini, University of Brescia

13.00 How BIM and VR are critical in helping reduce risk & guarantee delivery of best quality and economically efficient healthcare in years to come.
Alexander Le Bell, Tridify LImited


Asset Management

Chaired by Tarja Mäkeläinen, VTT

14.30 Data Stewardship for Hospital asset management
Pep Coll, EiPM, David Delgado, DDV

15.00 BIM - CAFM integration in the hospital environment. The experience of the collaborative laboratory of the University of Florence in the Polo Universitario Ospedaliero di Careggi in Florence.
Prof. Luca Marzi, Prof. Iadanza Ernesto, University of Florence

15.30 Hospital guidance for all stakeholders
Merja Taipaleenmäki, Citynomadi Ltd


Digital Twin

Chaired by Carl Sirén, HUS

15.00 Digital Twin cases in real life: Challenges and how they have been solved
Jim Nyroos, Cadmatic

15.30 The Philosophy of Digital Twin – Enabling User-Centric and Sustainable Healthcare and Hospital Facilities
Jarkko Männistö, Sitowise


Digital Twin 2

Sponsored by Granlund
Chaired by Tero Järvinen, Granlund

16.30 Towards the perfect digital twin
Panu Pitkänen, Platform of Trust

17.00 The University Hospital RWTH Aachen. Towards BIM capturing and a continuous Digital Twin of a large protected heritage structure as a process
Prof. Christian Raabe, Prof. Sabine Brück, Prof. Jakob Beetz, RWTH Aachen University


Keynote Session

Chaired by Birgitta Schock, buildingSMART Switzerland

17.45 KEYNOTE Atul Khanzode
PhD, Chief Technology Officer & Member of Management Committee, DPR Construction, Redwood City, CA, USA, Board Member, WND Ventures


29 October

10.00 Opening and keynotes

10.05 KEYNOTE Case Hospital NOVA, Jyväskylä Finland
Max Levander, Director, BIM & Digi Center, Ramboll Finland Ltd
Esa Ikäheimonen, Project Director, Ramboll Finland Ltd

10.35 KEYNOTE Utilising Digitalisation in Participatory Functional Planning - Case Turku University Hospital
Hanna Petäjä Hospital Planner, Master of Health Care, RN
Annika Lindblom, Hospital Planner, RN

Design Management

11.30 A faster, safer, and more efficient way to design and build health care facilities
Simo Hakkarainen, Tero Ollikainen, Peikko Group

12.00 Early Phase MEP Design
Pauli Keinonen, MagiCAD Group

12.30 Using BIM in evaluation process of evacuation safety of health care units
Timo Lehtoviita, Jarno Rautiainen, LAB University of Applied Sciences


Case Studies

Chaired by Minna Alhonen, A-Insinöörit

11.30 OYS2030, World's most intelligent hospital (Oulu university hospital)
Pekka Jokela, Hannu-Pekka Hirvelä, NCC

12.00 The Design of the Zealand University Hospital in Køge, Denmark
Giovanni Romiti, Politecnica Ingegneria ed Architettura S.C.

12.30 MEP Design and Alliance in Kuopio University Hospital Project Uusi Sydän 2025
Marko Sutinen, Granlund Kuopio Oy

13.00 Design workshops with hospital employees - an innovative way of designing health care facilities using BIM technology
Maciej Matlok, Iplusmed.eu, Włodzimierz Werochowski, Industria Project


Design Management 2

14.00 BIM Centric Hospital Design the AW2 Way
Tony Fitzpatrick, AW2 - Architecture Workshop Finland Limited

14.30 Design Thinking to avoid the risk of bullshit in – bullshit out.
Dr. Christophe Vetterli, walkerproject ag

15.00 Standardized information management in BIM-models within hospital projects at NCC
Lavinius Arva, NCC


Advanced technologies 1

Chaired by Manuel Furlotti, Gravicon

14.00 Will digital be able to transform the health sector as well?
Prof. Anna Osello, Politecnico di Torino

14.30 Integration between Building Energy Modeling (BEM) and Building Information Modeling (BIM) to improve the cost effectiveness and energy performance of healthcare design.
Marie-France Stendahl, Lund University and White
Architects, Alejandro Pacheco, White Architects

15.00 Social BIM – a BIM-based coordination tool for human interaction and participation
Prof. Guido Boella, University of Turin

Advanced technologies 2

16.00 Virtual reality and thermal comfort studies supporting design in hospital
Esa Nykänen, VTT

16.30 Rapid Building Reconvertion Based on Mobile Mappin System (MMS), Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and Building Information Modelling (BIM)
Dr. Fabrizio Banfi, Politecnico di Milano, Milan


17.15 Closing of the Hospital BIM Open 2020


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