42nd edition of the Congress

The 42nd IHF World Hospital Congress was hosted by the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association, with Queensland Health's Clinical Excellence Division as its host partner, on 10-12 October 2018 in Brisbane, Australia with the overarching theme "Innovate | Integrate | Inspire - How can healthcare evolve to meet 21st century demands?". It was a tremendous success with over 1,000 participants from 40 countries and 3 days covering value-based care, integrated care and digital transformation in a variety of keynote speeches, panel discussions, concurrent sessions and poster displays. Social events also allowed attendees to widen their network and connect with industry peers from around the globe.