15 October 2024 – Malmö, Sweden

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The 6th Nordic Conference on Sustainable Healthcare is a conference of cross-sectoral dialogue – seeking, scaling and improving sustainability within healthcare. The place to be for inspiration, connection, knowledge, experience and action, all happening in Malmö in October.

Even with "Nordic" in its name, the conference is a highly global event with expected attendance from 30 countries: + 300 participants, 30 exhibitors, + 3 days. Beyond the Nordic countries, guests will travel to Malmö from across mainland Europe, Britain, Ireland, India, Canada and more. 

Date: 15 October 2024
Location: Malmö Arena Hotel, Sweden

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Ticket price is 400 EUR each (excl. VAT). Certain discounts apply, see below.
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Sponsorship & exhibition

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Special deals

- Employees at hospitals and regions get a 50 % discount on the participant ticket. Discount code: PUBLICNCSH24
- Members in NCSH get a 50 % discount on the participant ticket and 25 % on an exhibition spot. Contact NCSH for discount code.
- Sponsors, exhibitors, speakers and affiliates: Contact NCSH for discount codes.


From Nordic excellence to global perspectives. The programme on October 15th will take us through the most topical themes in the area of sustainable healthcare. There will be a lot of space in the programme for networking, refreshments and to carry on the discussions brought up in the plenary (Nordic excellence and Global perspectives) and the three parallel sessions. After-party at medley (Södra Promenaden 51, Malmö) is included in your ticket.

Side-events will take place on the 14th, 16th and 17th of October (TBC). 

More information to come (the programme is continuously updated). 

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Parallel sessions:

1. 10.45 – 11.45
- Digitalization as a tool for greener healthcare
- From waste to circularity
- Implementing non-toxic solutions

2. 12.45 – 13.45
- Financing sustainable healthcare
- Build, upgrade, maintain
- Decarbonising the healthcare sector

3. 14.30 – 15.30
- Partnerships: Cross-sectoral, cross-national, cross-regional
- Engaging stakeholders in sustainable healthcare
- Extreme resilience: Putting sustainability to the test

In the exhibition hall:

- Mölnlycke
- Infoland
- Ecophon
- FrostPharma
- Naslund Cleantech
- MedicSolution
- Silentia
- Gerflor


More details and registration links will be provided shortly.

October 16th:

1. DiCE dissemination event on making digital healthcare more sustainable
Malmö Arena Hotel, Sweden
Free of charge

Digital Health in the Circular Economy (DiCE) is an EU funded project aiming to address the issue of increasing digital health waste. DiCE will support the transition from a fragmented and linear “take-make-waste” business model towards a circular and sustainable one, allowing the reuse of products and recovery of components and raw materials. Learn more >>

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2. KitNewCare's Innovation Challenge for sustainable kidney care
Malmö Arena Hotel, Sweden
Free of charge

Conference accommodation offer 2024

Book your stay at Malmö Arena Hotel to be close to the conference activities. The Hotel offers conference participants a deal between October 13th to October 18th, activated via the link below:

Book accommodation

Please note: As the dates span from October 13th to October 18th, the settings are automatically set to all five nights. If you wish to change the number of nights or people booked, press the "EDIT" button on the right side of the screen and customize the search according to your wishes. Those who are or want to become members at the Hotel can fill in their details (optional).

The conference is your opportunity...

... To show your presence and position your organisation at the forefront of a process with global impact on healthcare systems – moving towards collaboration and common goals.To be in the right place, at the right time, with the right people.
... To meet with relevant peers & stakeholder groups to engage in conversation and knowledge exchange based on sustainability needs and solutions.
... To learn from other key actors and get access to front-line solutions, knowledge, research, innovation and development for sustainable progress.
... To strengthen, widen and diversify your Nordic and European relations by connecting with others in the NCSH multi-helix network and early movers.
... To enjoy the benefits of being a member in NCSH – and seize the opportunities.

Previous conferences

Nordic Conference on Sustainable Healthcare 2023

2023's Conference Brochure >>

The 5th Nordic Conference on Sustainable Healthcare was a one-day conference organised by NCSH, with side events happening the day before and after. Over 200 participants joined us at Malmö Arena Hotel in Sweden.

The most topical themes in sustainable healthcare of 2023 were covered – from energy efficiency and sustainable procurement, to achieving net-zero healthcare and supporting the rebuilding of Ukraine. Frontrunners from across Europe attended to meet and build practical collaboration around green and resilient healthcare systems: hospitals, the public sector, companies, clusters, public procurers, trade organisations, NGOs and universities. The exhibition hall was full of sustainable innovations currently on the market – including products, services and ideas. 

Speakers from Lancet Commission on Sustainable Healthcare, UN-SPHS / UNDP, Region Stockholm, Sykehusbygg HF, Sida, Business Finland, Region Skåne, the Swedish Energy Agency, Sykehusinnkjøp HF, NHS England (Greener NHS), The Netherlands Embassy in Sweden, Dutch Life Sciences & Health Sector, Health Proc Europe, Green Innovation Group, Politecnico di Torino, LINK Arkitektur, Health Care Without Harm, Swecare, Doctors for the Environment Skåne, Sunnaas sykehus, MAMTA HIMC, Belok (CIT Energy Management), IHDA, Lund University, LM International, Medclair, Lojer Group, FrostPharma and others shared their expertise in the programme.


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Programme moderators

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Side events

October 10th
- Exclusive Mingle Buffet at Rådhuset in Malmö, hosted by Malmö stad.

October 12th
- Researcher Networking Seminar: The Future of Sustainable Health Care Environments, hosted by Lund University.
- Study Visit to the New Service Building at SUS (Skåne University Hospital), hosted by Region Skåne.
- Invitation to Market Dialogue for Environmental Labelling of Medical Supplies, organised by The Norwegian Hospital Procurement Trust (NHPT), Landspitali – The National University Hospital of Iceland, Danish Regions: The Regions Joint Procurement, The National Secretariat for Sustainable Public Procurement, Helsinki University Hospital (HUS) and The Norwegian National Supplier Development Programme (LUP).


  • Dutch Life Sciences & Health Sector
    The Netherlands Embassy in Sweden and Task Force Health Care
  • Evercare Medical
  • Stryker
  • Business Finland
  • Lojer Group
  • AstraZeneca
  • Medclair
  • E.ON ectogrid™
  • Ecophon
  • Bona
  • Silentia
  • Hållbar Teknik
  • Pharmafilter
  • Paxxo
  • FrostPharma
  • Lindinvent
  • MedicSolution Nordic
  • Hygiene of Sweden

Nordic Conference on Sustainable Healthcare 2020

For the 4th year in a row the Nordic Conference on Sustainable Healthcare was arranged, but this time online due to COVID-19. In support of the healthcare sector, the event was also free for all professionals working in healthcare. 

The focus of the conference was Circular Healthcare, Non-Toxic Healthcare, Climate Friendly Healthcare, Resilient Healthcare, Smart Healthcare, Nordic Excellence in Sustainable Healthcare.

The Nordic Conference on Sustainable Healthcare 2020 was arranged by Nordic Center for Sustainable Healthcare, The Technical University of Denmark and Upgraded Finland, in collaboration with Region Hovedstaden, The Swedish Energy Agency and Nordic Innovation. 


The Nordic Conference on Sustainable Healthcare 2019

The Nordic Conference on Sustainable Healthcare was held as a part of EHMA:s annual conference and took place in Espoo Finland on June 17-19. NCSH hosted one session on June 17 and one session on June 18. On June 19 NCSH announced the winners of 2019 Nordic Sustainable Healthcare awards.

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The Nordic Conference on Sustainable Healthcare 2018

The conference was held in collaboration with Aktuell Hållbarhet and joined together speakers and participants from over 10 countries with interest in creating a more sustainable healthcare sector. This years focus was on areas such as tools for sustainable construction and maintenance of healthcare buildings, international knowledge from sustainable health and care systems, procurement as a sustainability tool and antibiotic resistance.

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The Nordic Conference on Sustainable Healthcare 2017

In collaboration with Aktuell Hållbarhet, Dagens Medicin and Bonnier Sustainability Media, Nordic Center for Sustainable Healthcare organized a one day conference with speakers from all over Europe to focus on the latest developments in areas such as: sustainability priorities at major Nordic hospitals, state of the art Nordic projects, as well as new and innovative solutions on the market in everything from energy efficiency to pharmaceuticals.

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