OHA HEALTHACHIEVE 2011: Exhibit Floor Highlights


HealthAchieve – An Award Winning Show

During the 14th   Annual Canadian Event Industry Awards, a national program which recognizes outstanding achievements in Canadian special  events, HealthAchieve was presented with the  prestigious ‘Best Event Produced by an Association’  award.

HealthAchieve also won a total of four  awards in various categories at the International Association  of Exhibitions and  Events (IAEE)  Art of Show Competition in 2010, which recognizes excellence in promotional materials for the  exhibitions and  events industry.

Visit HealthAchieve’s award winning exhibit floor  to see the  latest innovations and  special  attractions and  join in on the  exhibiting activities.

In the exhibition hall, there are close to 300 exhibitors on-hand featuring an impressive display of products, equipment and services. They extend a warm welcome and invitation to you to visit their exhibits. There are also special areas and events that will take place on the exhibit floor – don’t miss the chance to win some great prizes too!

Green Lane

Organizations providing environmentally friendly products and services gather together in theGreen Lane to showcase innovative ways to help facilities save energy, reduce pollution and make healthier, greener choices.

Green Health Care Awards Ceremony / Special Lucky Draw

Back by popular demand, the Green Health Care Awards Ceremony will take place at Isabella’s Café on Monday, November 7 at 3:30pm. to 4:00 p.m.  You are cordially invited to attend the ceremony – and don’t forget to complete the Green Lane Special Lucky Draw passport, which will entitle you to win some great prizes. The lucky draw will take  place on Monday,  November 7, at 4:45 p.m. in Isabella’s Café.

The Venture Green

The Venture Green logo is awarded to selected companies who has a product or service that provide the health care sector with a reduced impact to the environment through the conservation of resources, prevention of pollution, or integration of significant environmental benefits into the product design. They are identified by this special sign that will be displayed in their exhibit spaces.

Isabella’s Cafe

Visit this area to hear some interesting presentations during the designated exhibit hours from 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.  The presentation schedule is as follows:

11:45 a.m. to 12: 30 p.m.

Office Yoga Demonstration

Lee Downer

Low Back Pain Healer

Office Yoga Oasis

12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Social Media: Patients are there, are you?

Colleen Young

Founder of #hcsmca (Health Care Social Media Canada)

Ashley Weinhandl

Marketing Co-ordinator

Ontario Hospital Association

1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Power of Pen

Elaine Charal

Certified Handwriting Analysis

You can also spend some time in the lounge area and computers are available with internet access in this area.

Silicon Alley

Comprised of companies showcasing the latest cutting-edge technology in health care, Silicon Alley is not to be missed.

eHealthAchieve Reception

eHealthAchieve delegates are invited to the eHealthAchieve Reception, which will take place on Tuesday, November 8 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm in the Wellness Studio.

Wellness Studio

Check out the Wellness Studio, a special lounge area for delegates and exhibitors to network

OHA Feature Exhibit

The Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) Feature Exhibit offers the opportunity to interact with the OHA team and learn about the wide variety of innovative OHA products and services that assist members and partners in providing safe, effective and efficient health care.

Leading Practices Electronic Display

The Leading Practices Electronic Display offers a unique opportunity to share experiences and knowledge across regions, provinces and the world. Displays featured here that excel in originality and innovation are eligible for the OHA/Longwoods Publishing Leading Practices Award.

Passport Lucky Draw

HealthAchieve Show Management is once again conducting the “Passport Lucky Draw” on the exhibit floor.  Delegates are encouraged to visit the participating companies to win one of the incredible prizes all worth more than $350 donated by the participating exhibitors.  The delegates have to ask the exhibitor one question: “What type of product or service you are showcasing at the show?” Delegates can enter as many times as they wish, but each delegate can only win one prize. Passports can be picked up at the Delegate Registration Desk, Information Centre or from the participating companies.

HealthAchieve Show Management would like to thank all the participating exhibitors for their generosity in donating prizes for this event.

Grand Prize Lucky Draw

Special thanks to Desjardins Financial Security, which is our proud sponsor of the Grand Prize Draw!  While you are on the exhibit floor, remember to visit Desjardins Financial Security at exhibit space 1713 for a chance to win a seven-day vacation package for two to Mexico’s Mayan Riviera, at the hotel of your choice.

Toyota Car Display

Visit Toyota’s display at exhibit space 1900 and 1901 to see the latest generation of hybrid vehicles from Toyota’s innovative and fuel-efficient line-up: Prius, Highlander Hybrid and Camry Hybrid. www.toyota.ca

Exhibitors Awards

These annual awards, determined by a panel of judges, recognize the “best of the best” among exhibitors, highlighting excellence in exhibit space design, product display and customer relations.  The award ceremony will take place on Tuesday, November 8 at 12:30 p.m.

The People’s Choice Award

An award based on ranked scores by a panel of judges is one thing, but what do the customers and clients think? A random survey of delegates on the exhibit floor will be conducted during the event to determine which exhibit space delegates  like best. Don’t forget to visit the Information Desk to vote for your favourite exhibit space.

Complimentary Services

Other complimentary services available for delegates include:

• BMI (Body Mass Index) and Percentage Body Fat Analysis at 1733

• Caricature artist – check with Information Centre for schedule

• Flu shot clinic at 834

• Handwriting analysis at 2749

• Seated massage at 2743

• Shoeshine at 2721

• Tim Hortons 2027 and 2029