Event: HGA to Present at the 2016 Midwest Healthcare Engineering Conference


HGA healthcare, engineering and sustainability experts to present during two sessions at the 2016 Midwest Healthcare Engineering Conference & Tradeshow.

When: October 26 and 27, 2016

Where: Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN

October 26 at 8:00 a.m.

Attracting and Maintaining the Talents of Generation Next - Retaining and Maintaining Quality Staff

Whether you are an engineer or facility manager, attempting to manage the expectation of the next generation is a challenge. From Baby Boomers, to Gen X, to Millennials, to Generation Next, there are communication barriers to overcome and attitudes to address. An intergenerational team will share some lessons learned and some strategies to successfully navigate the design and maintenance of engineering systems of a facility and align team expectations to assure a successful outcome.

HGA Presenters: Krista Biason, PE; Leigh Harrison, PE; Connor Frazier

October 27 at 9:15 a.m.

Retrocommissioning: It’s What all the Cool Healthcare Facilities are Doing These Days

Retrocommissioning has been utilized by other factions of the design industry for years. Healthcare facilities are now starting to implement strategies to identify opportunities where capital funds can be utilized to improving efficiency, reliability and resiliency of engineering systems. A diverse panel will discuss the process of retrocommissioning and provide some takeaway tools to be able to modify a retrocommissioning process for different healthcare occupancy types.

HGA Presenters: Krista Biason, PE; Leigh Harrison, PE; Corinne Wichser, PE, CEM, LEED AP

Conference Information: http://www.mwhcec.org/