Great event, took care of a year's worth of meetings in two days.
~ ROBERT MORRIS UNIVERSITY
Well organized, a great opportunity to share best practices between end users and suppliers.
~ GRAND ERIE DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD
Forum Networking Events, took care of everything. Vendors were well chosen and on target; hospitality was beyond compare.
~ P.E.A.C.E., INC.
Very informative. Able to network with other institutions. Discovered various innovations in problem solving for my facility
~ BETHUNE-COOKMAN UNIVERSITY
An excellent event, well planned and managed and very well presented by the FM industry
~ DELL COMPUTERS
I thought I would be bait in the water for sharks to feed on. As it turns out, I was the fisherman
~ COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN MARYLAND
The Summit gave me a focus on market availability and an opportunity to network with colleagues in FM
~ CISCO CO
Loved the neutrality & lack of hard sell
~ CAPITAL ONE
I really enjoyed the format of the Summit and found it to be much more beneficial than a traditional trade show
~ JONES LANG LASALLE
The Summit is an excellent time management system for Facilities professionals. Excellent concept!
~ GWINNETT COUNTY GOVERNMENT
An effective way of meeting new suppliers that I otherwise would not have known about
I liked the concept, even if it reminded me of those "speed dating commercials"! Gave me a chance to talk rather then walk a hall. Mixing in the workshops worked well to break up the day
Great opportunity to spend individual time with the selected vendors. Time well spent!
~ RIDER UNIVERSITY
Love the one-on-one small table discussions. Wish more conferences took up this format!
~ CONSUMER REPORTS
This was a great event, very well planned, organized and executed. Most importantly, the unique and innovative format ensures that the quality of the interactions with potential vendors is much higher than you would normally experience at a trade show
~ DIRECT EDGE
Good learning opportunities; No hard selling. Nice event!
~ NORTHEAST UTILITIES
I think the event was great in all aspects. The staff were professional and on point. An informative way of meeting vendors, plus a perfect venue.
~ HAMILTON-MADISON HOUSE
The venue and format was efficient and productive.
~ MEDCO (EXPRESS SCRIPTS)
Very good Forum for obtaining and learning about new technology and products.
~ WILLIAM PATTERSON UNIVERSITY
Good set-up and I appreciate the ground work (planning) done for this event.
~ Hill College
Not sure what to expect but was pleased with meeting vendors, but only having limited time. There has been no pressure.
~ The Cooper Institute
The event was useful.
~ Cenikor Foundation
Very structured. Time was kept and organizers were extremely professional and helpful. Hotel staff and logistics went extremely well.
~ Del Monte Fresh Produce
This type of venue was my first time. I think with time and amount of vendors it was just right. Also really liked the five-minute [meeting-end warning] call really made all vendors wrap it up.
~ Southwest Airlines
Good use of time. Learned a lot about different technology and vendor offerings quickly.
~ Baptist General Convention of Texas
Total Security Summit is an excellent networking event.
~ Army and Air Force Exchange Services
From having reservations initially, I found the forum to be very informative. The venue and staff were excellent.
~ OMEGA HEALTHCARE TECHNICAL SCHOOL
An excellent opportunity to gather lots of information in a very short time... leaving valuable time to really strategize.
~ GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY
It was a great way to get all the information you are looking for from the people who have it.
~ UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN INDIANA
It was a unique experience, worth taking time away from the office to do.
~ NORTH CAROLINA A&T STATE UNIVERSITY
As crazy as our lives have become, it was refreshing for someone...(to have) a solution to the time crunch
An excellent two days. I met more suppliers than I could normally in 12 months
An extremely worthwhile use of my time to meet a range of suppliers in a neutral environment
Great way to pick up new ideas fast
You guys really did a good job making sure everyone felt comfortable and, best of all, love the format of the entire event. I look forward to the next event.
~ GRUBB & ELLIS
I found the Forum to be a pleasant surprise - a superb way to meet suppliers
~ BIRDS EYE
This format gave a chance to get one on one time with the vendors that a company would be interested in using without the bustle of a Trade Show. The ability to customize the day also made it a beneficial experience
~ STARBUCKS COFFEE CO.
This event was very nice. In previous conventions, I had to look for the prospective vendors in the exhibition. Here, the vendors came to my table. This was totally different than any other seminar I have attended
~ CST. JOHNS UNIVERSITY
It was like catching fish in a barrel. Easy, fast and productive
~ NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
This was a new experience that I found educational and practical
I found the event to be very effective. I had a chance to meet with companies that I normally would not have requested time with
~ PERKINS EASTMAN ARCHITECTS
This is a new concept, but I liked it. It is more focused based on my needs
~ INTEGRATED SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT INC.
Itâ€™s a better quality dialog than what could be achieved from a trade show.
~ UNITED TECHNOLOGIES
One-on-one concept is easy and informative. Great venue. Great source of ideas and information
~ THE FOOD BANK OF DELEWARE
Very informative, No hard sale from vendors
~ Trinity Valley Community College
It was a great format
~ Central Parking