2020 ACE Summit

The 2020 ACE Summit was held February 17-19, 2020 at the Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, GA.   Attendees took advantage of the unique opportunity to network and share conversations about the issues impacting healthcare architecture, construction, capital equipment, engineering and facilities.
The Monday Evening Business Exchange at the 2020 ACE Summit provided the opportunity for attendees to network with executives from 30+ leading architecture, construction, equipment planning, engineering and other "specifier" firms.  
The healthcare providers attending the 2020 ACE Summit represented 48 healthcare buying groups and owners.  These healthcare buying groups and owners are responsible for 1,211 hospitals, 12,333 non-acute care facilities, and 143,281 beds.  

Click here to see a list of the Supplier companies that attended the 2020 ACE Summit.

Educational Sessions

Click on the educational track below to listen to session recordings and view the powerpoint slides:

Funding & Administration
Innovation & Disruption

Management & Operations
Planning & Design

Click here to review a copy of the 2020 ACE Summit Source Book for a complete Agenda and Session descriptions starting on page 27.

2020 ACE Summit Keynotes

Executive Leadership Keynote

Paul Begala

Political Commentator, CNN; Professor of Public Policy, Georgetown University; New York Times' Bestselling Author; and Political Strategist

Inspirational Keynote

Rebecca Alexander

Author, Psychotherapist, Group Fitness Instructor, Disability Rights Advocate, and Extreme Athlete

Thought Leadership Panel

Mark Dixon

President, The Mark Dixon
Group, LLC

Alan Lieber

President, Overlook
Hospital and VP, Atlantic
Health System

Ed Lovern 

COO, Piedmont Atlanta

Scott Mortenson

Operations Officer,
McKay-Dee Hospital
and System Med/Surg,
Intermountain Healthcare

2020 ACE Summit Networking

The 2020 ACE Summit was held February 17-19, 2020 at the Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, GA. Attendees took advantage of the networking below to share opportunities in the healthcare capital investment space.  Some of the opportunities for interaction at the 2020 ACE Summit included:

  • Sunday Evening's Welcome Reception
  • Sunday Evening's Briefing Session
  • Monday's Product Showcase Breakfast
  • Monday's Breakout Sessions
  • Monday's Evening Business Exchange
  • Tuesday's Keynote Sessions
  • Tuesday's Reverse Expo
  • Tuesday Evening's Golf Reception
  • Wednesday's Idea Exchanges

Thank You to the 2020 ACE Summit Sponsors

Past ACE Summits