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The International Summit & Exhibition on Health Facility Planning, Design & Construction | PDC Summit

The International Summit & Exhibition on Health Facility Planning, Design & Construction | PDC Summit

Registration NOW OPEN early for 2025!
Save up to $275 when you register by July 31.

The PDC Summit brings together thousands (up to 3,300+) from all disciplines of health care planning, design and construction to advance the health care built environment.
No other event in the field unites this many health care constructors, facilities staff, owners and clinicians with designers and architects. Meeting stakeholders at the PDC Summit means you can:

  • Complete projects more efficiently.

  • Get more insight per market research dollar you invest.

  • Enhance your future projects so they exceed stakeholder expectations.

Join us March 9-12, 2025 in Atlanta!  Learn more below and stay tuned for the complete schedule.

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2025 PDC Summit

What to Expect

Meet stakeholders, discuss your findings and challenges, discover solutions and stay informed about developments in the health care planning, design and construction field.

Attendees can expect:

  • Collaboration & networking that reflects real-life project teams. 
  • Insights from sessions led by subject matter experts.

Network across the board

Meet stakeholders who support health care projects. 
Click on your own professional type to learn more about what's in store for you at the PDC Summit. Or click on another type to prepare to collaborate!

ASHE PDC Summit attendee type: Hospital Administrator | A woman sits at the head of the table and smiles at her colleagues

Hospital Administrators

ASHE PDC Summit attendee type: Health Care Facility Management Professional | A man smiles at the camera and holds a clipboard

Health Care Facility Management Professionals

ASHE PDC Summit attendee type: Construction Professionals | A construction professional holds plans and smiles

Contractors & Construction Professionals


Design Professionals

Care Provider

Care Providers






2025 PDC Summit Keynotes

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Buzzworthy Sessions

"Excellent discussion..." "Great interactive panel..." "Informative..."

The top sessions from 2024, loved by designers and stakeholders alike:

  • Surface Material Failures: Let's Talk Pain Points and Solutions 
  • Everybody Hurts Sometime: How Trauma-Informed Design Can Ease Past Pains
  • ICU Design Strategies that Foster Improved Nursing Staff Teamwork and Patient Care
  • Actionable Strategies for Overcoming Staff Burnout and Chronic Stress
  • Step by Step: Creating a Functional Program to Meet FGI Guideline Requirements

Stay tuned for 2025 sessions!

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Add-On Events

Sunday, March 9, 2025

Make the most of your time in Atlanta by adding Pre-Summit events to your schedule! Take a deep-dive into industry concepts with respected faculty from ASHE, The Center for Health Desgin, American College of Healthcare Architects and AIA Academy of Architecture for Health. Add events to your 2025 PDC Summit experience during registration:


Eight Learning Tracks

Customize your PDC Summit experience by choosing sessions that address seven overarching subject matter tracks. Create the right balance for your unique role and interests. Click to explore sessions in each track from 2024.






Knowledge levels



We understand that different professionals have varying levels of expertise, and they’re ALL important to the field. Choose from the inclusive sessions at the PDC Summit to participate in ones that are relevant to your knowledge level. Click to view 2024 sessions!


Be the First to Register!

SAVE up to $275 when you register by July 31. Be one of the 3,300+ PDC Summit attendees. 100% of conference revenue is reinvested into the mission of optimizing the health care built environment.

Register today to take advantage of First-to-Register savings.


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Photo highlights from the 2024 PDC Summit.

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Colleagues reunite in the PDC main stage area.
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Lots of friendly faces in the PDC Summit exhibit hall!
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Sessions are interactive (and fun!) at PDC Summit.
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A young professional presents their work at the Student Challenge.
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Networking and laughs (and don't forget coffee) in the convention center lobby!
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Attendees are recognized at the PDC main stage.
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Catching up with colleagues and finding key solutions in the exhibit hall.
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Attendees collaborate on the PDC Summit Lego Wall.


2025 Supporting Organizations




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2024 Summit Sponsors

Advisory Board logo
Daikin logo
Fastsigns logo
grainger logo
interface logo
LiquiTech logo
LiquiTech logo
Mohawk Group
mccarthy logo
siemens logo
sti specified technologies logo
Trimble logo


Corporate Sponsors

Morris Group - AcornVac
Allegion logo
Chicago Faucet logo
Eaton logo. Powering Business Worldwide.
Environ Logo
Fastsigns logo.
Grainger logo. For the ones who get it done.
WW Grainger logo. For the ones who get it done.
Remedi8 Logo
Schneider Electric logo. Life Is On.
Specified Technologies Inc.
Starc Systems
Morris Group - Whitehall
Zurn Elkay

Save the Date: Future PDC Summits

2026 PDC Summit
March 8–11, 2026
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, TX

2027 PDC Summit
Feb. 28–March 3, 2027
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, LA