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ACCES 21 Program

Updated: 4/12/2016 – subject to change

ACCES 21 Halifax 2016 – “Building for the Future”

Wednesday, May 18th
07h30 Registration Open
08h30 – 09h25 Welcome and Operating Remarks
09h30 – 10h25 Energizing Keynote Session with Bill Carr.
10h25 – 10h55 Refreshment Break – Sponsored by Karl Storz
11h00 – 11h55 Breakout Educational Sessions
 
  1. Electromagnetic Compatibility Management: From Airplanes to Hospitals
  2. Trauma Surgery: Techniques & Emerging Technologies
  3. Ventilation 101: Blow by Blow
11h55 – 13h00 Lunch session: “Smart IV Pump Connectivity” (sponsored by Baxter)
13h00 – 14h00 Break
14h00 – 14h55 Breakout Educational Sessions
 
  1. Medical-Grade WiFi and Management
  2. Backup Power & Power Quality
  3. A Dialysis Primer & Beyond: Water Production & Latest Tech
14h55 – 15h30 Break
15h30 – 16h25 Breakout Educational Sessions
 
  1. Building Systems: Installation, Testing, & Electrical Safety
  2. Ventilation 201: Emerging Technologies
  3. A Day in the Life of an Emergency Care Physician
16h30 – 20h00 Vendor Hall Grand Opening
20h30 - ACCES Hospitality Suite – Live Music, food, refreshments and outside Patio.

Thursday, May 19th

07h30 Registration Open
08h30 Breakout Educational Sessions
 
  1. Laser Safety & Maintenance Considerations
  2. Your Heart 101: The Foundations Plus General Management and Technologies
  3. Surgical Video & Production: tips & tricks
09h30 – 10h25 Breakout Educational Sessions
 
  1. Laser Advancements & Clinical Applications
  2. Perfusion Techniques & Technologies
  3. Emerging Technologies for Surgical & Endoscopic Video
10h25 – 10h55 Break & Vendors
11h00 – 11h55 Breakout Educational Sessions
 
  1. Measurement Instrumentation: Techniques, Trends, & Innovations
  2. Cardiac Anesthesiology: Anesthesia Factors, Cardiac Ultrasound and Beyond
  3. Biomedical Standards, approaches, & practical examples
11h55 – 13h00 Lunch session: “Preserve & Extend: Leveraging Existing Digital Health Assets” (sponsored by Orion Health)
13h00 – 14h00 Break & Vendors (coffee/dessert w/ vendors)
14h00 – 14h55 Breakout Educational Sessions
 
  1. Tools for Success in Team Building and Being an Effective Team Member (Part 1)
  2. Physiological Monitoring: A Review of Basics & Burgeoning Advancements
  3. Smart Lab Technologies
14h55 – 15h30 Break & Vendors
15h30 – 16h25 Breakout Educational Sessions
 
  1. BMET Prep: Medical Instrumentation Overview
  2. Tools for Success in Team Building and Being an Effective Team Member (Part 2)
  3. Human Factors in Design & Evaluations
16h30 – 17h30 ACCES AGM
17h45 – 21h00

Dinner & Awards

Hosted by – Tony Quinn

Guest speaker - Deputy Minister of Health, Dr. Peter Vaughan

Friday, May 20th

09h00 – 09h55 Breakout Educational Sessions
 
  1. International Outreach
  2. Specialized imaging: SPECT-CT
  3. Your heart 201: Advanced care concepts & technologies
09h25 – 10h25 Break
10h30 – 11h25 Breakout Educational Sessions
 
  1. Iconoclasts round-table
  2. Innovating in Health Care Technology
  3. Spirometry & Advancing Technologies
11h30 - 12h30 Closing rmarks & prizes