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Past Conferences

IHPA's Activity Based Funding Conference 2019

Date: 13-15 May 2019
Location: Melbourne, VIC
Theme: Activity Based Funding: Cost, value and outcomes

Keynote speakers

  • Professor Christine Bennett AO, The University of Notre Dame (Australia)
  • Professor Andrew Street, The London School of Economics and Political Science (UK)
  • Dr Jason Sutherland, University of British Columbia (Canada)

IHPA's Activity Based Funding Conference 2017 and the 33rd Patient Classification Systems International Conference 2017

Date: 9-14 October 2017
Location: Sydney, NSW
Theme: Advancing value based health care

Keynote speakers

  • Dr Zeynep Or, Institute for Research and Information in Health Economics (France)
  • Professor James Harrison, World Health Organisation (Australia)
  • Professor Shinya Matsuda, University of Occupational and Environmental Health Hospital (Japan)
  • Mark Sonneborn, Minnesota Hospital Association (United States of America)

Activity Based Funding Conference 2016

Date: 9-11 May 2016
Location: Brisbane, QLD

Keynote speakers

  • Stuart Guterman, AcademyHealth (USA)
  • Dr Frank Heimig, inEK GmbH (Germany)
  • Rob Anderson, WA Department of Health (Australia)
  • Mark Cormack, Department of Health (Australia)
  • Dr Myles Cover, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (Australia)
  • Toni Cunningham, QLD Department of Health (Australia)

Activity Based Funding Conference 2015

Date: 27-29 May 2015
Location: Adelaide, SA
Theme: Driving transparency and efficiency in Australian hospitals

Keynote speakers

  • Diane Watson, Chief Executive Officer, National Health Performance Authority
  • Prof. Keith Willett, National Health Service (NHS), (United Kingdom)
  • Dr Sule Calikoglu, Deputy Director, Research and Methodology Health Services Cost and Review Commission (USA)
  • Jenny Browne, Chief Financial Officer, Northern Adelaide Local Health Network, SA Health
  • Dr Robert Herkes, Clinical Director, Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

Activity Based Funding Conference 2014

Date: 23-25 June 2014
Location: Melbourne, VIC
Theme: Implementing Independent Hospital Pricing Authority on a local level

Keynote speakers

  • Dr Michael Wilke, Managing Partner, Dr Wilke GmbH (Germany)
  • Shane Solomon, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority Chair and Head of Health for Telestra's Health Business Unit
  • Dr Tony Sherbon, Chief Executive Officer, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
  • James Downie, Executive Director, Activity Based Funding for Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

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