Facilities Management Summit

Upcoming Event Dates

 

Fit a year's worth of meetings in 2 action-packed days. The event registration is no cost to qualified delegate attendees.

 

Who attends:  This event is specifically designed for Facilities decision-makers (Manager, Director, or VP), who have projects in the pipeline and are actively sourcing solutions

What you can expect:

  • Meet one-on-one with solution providers specific to your current project needs
  • Attend workshops and sessions
  • Network with peers from leading companies
  • Receive complimentary event registration, hotel accommodations, and meals at a luxury venue

How it works:

  • You select the solution providers you're most interested in meeting
  • Your interests shape your agenda of one-on-ones and sessions
  • We continue to add workshops up until the event
  • We cap our attendance at 50 spots
  • We hold the event twice a year and rotate regionally

Why you should attend as a delegate:

  • It's a more efficient way to source solution providers, and to get custom attention specific to your needs
  • You'll make profitable connections to help further your business goals
  • You'll stay up-to-date about the latest trends and technology advances in your industry

 

Forum Events has 20+ years of experience holding successful events across multiple markets. We're dedicated to providing you with a complete VIP experience from start to finish.

 

For More Information Please Contact...

Rob Muise – Event Manager
(941) 925-7585 x8164  |  email

Kayla Willis – Delegate Coordinator
(941) 925-7585 x8170  |  email

Facilities Management Summit in Baltimore, Maryland
June 24 & 25, 2019

Event Workshops Include...

Cyber Security – Understanding the Defense in Depth model for video surveillance
Presented by Matthew Clark - Hanwha Techwin America

It is important to understand the risks associated with putting new devices on a network, and the considerations to securing a network while still achieving ease of access and maintenance.

  • Learn about the concept of Defense in Depth security
  • Understand the risks associated with default settings found in many devices
  • Discover ways to monitor a network securely
  • Identify a maintainable video surveillance system that provides tools for easy configuration of cyber security functions

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of Multi-site Roof Management
Presented by Presented by Julie Pratt – North American Roofing

Facility Managers will learn best practices and get key knowledge of modern roofing options, systems, and sevices designed to make managing facilities easier and more affordable


Industry Trends in Facility Interface Technology
Presented by Kelly Jenkins - Delta Controls

New directions in the way facility management personnel as well as CEO’s CFO’s and other stake holders control and manage data in a commercial building setting.


Who's Got the Ball
Presented by Wayne Dorris - Axis Communications

Managing emerging threats and mitigating risk is a constant process that requires a long-term mindset. Cyber lifecycle management should include defined processes to manage and secure devices on your clients’ network, aligning with the companies Information Security policies.

 

In this session, attendees will learn about the impact of the threats, managing firmware and change management for network services, identifying responsibilities for cybersecurity implementation and how to create the framework for a long-term cybersecurity strategy


Low Energy Operators, Exit Devices and Exit Alarms
Presented by Kent Nelson - Detex Corporation

This informative course will cover:

   • When and where to specify

   • Understanding requirements of the application

   • What products to use that will give the best value and provide a

      correct and complete installation

   • What will be needed for the designated installation location;

      Recognition of possible installation problems and what will be  needed to overcome            these problems

   • The installation and usage of all other support equipment that may

  be required such as electrified panic hardware, wireless push  button, etc.


Construction & Security Trends in 2019 and Beyond��Learn how these business segments are evolving with technology�
Presented by Kevin Hendershot, PSP Director of Strategic Integrator Partnerships, of Assa Abloy

Learn about:

 

  • The changing construction world…operating more efficient.
  • LEED & Sustainability…how is security becoming involved?
  • Cell Phones, Credentials and Access Control

Using a Portfolio Asset Management Approach to Improve Roof Performance while Reducing Capital and Operating Expense
Presented by John Reiff - Bluefin LLC

Managing your roofs through a structured asset management approach can significantly extend roof life for any roof system while improving reliability and saving money.  We will discuss an approach that large building owners are using throughout North America on over 1B square feet of roofs.  Examples will be provided.


Solving 20th Century problems with 21st Century Solutions
Presented by Kyle Christiansen, RA – Terracon Engineering

21st Century asset management and capital planning seeks to minimize the total costs of acquiring, operating, maintaining, and renewing building assets. Centralized Maintenance Management Software, CMMS, allows streamline planning, forecasting, and prioritization of capital deployment.

In this session attendees will learn how engineering-based asset inventory can:

    1. Help Facility Managers improve maintenance of building assets to improve system performance.
    2. Give Asset Managers access to credible budgetary tools to meet organization mission and goals.
    3. Enhance energy efficiency and ADA compliance.

Venue

Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel

202 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
410-547-1200

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Baltimore, Maryland

June 24 & 25, 2019

Areas Covered

  • Consulting
    ADA Compliance, Benchmarking, Energy Auditing, LEED Consulting, Lighting Retrofit, Retro-Commissioning
  • Products
    Building Materials, Carpet, Ceiling/Acoustical Products, Doors, Electrical Supplies, Exit Devices, Fire Protection/Detection Systems, Furniture, Generators, Hand Dryers, Hurricane Protection, HVAC Equipment, Insulation, Janitorial/Sanitation Supplies, Lighting, Lockers, Plumbing Products, Recycling Systems, Resilient Flooring, Restroom Fixtures, Restroom Partitions, Roofing/Building Envelope Products, Signage, Site Amenities, Solar Power, Temporary Heating/Cooling Equipment, Uninterruptable Power Supplies, Wall Coverings, Wall Protection, Window Film, Windows/Storefronts
  • Security
    Access Control, CCTV, Perimeter Security/Fencing
  • Service Contractors
    Architectural services, Carpet/Flooring/Upholstery Care, Construction/Renovation, Critical Power Services, Design/Build, Disaster Recovery Services, Document Destruction/Management, Electrical, Elevator Maintenance, Engineering Services, Fire Protection/Detection Systems, Flooring Installation, Furniture Installation/Management, General Handyman/Maintenance, HVAC, Interior Design, Janitorial/Custodial Services, Landscape Design and Maintenance, Lighting Maintenance, Lighting Retrofits, Managed Print/Mailroom Services, Online Training/Education, Outsourced Facility Management, Painting, Paving/Parking Lot Maintenance, Pest Control, Plumbing, Project Management, Relocation/Space Planning Services, Remediation Services, Roofing, Sign Maintenance, Snow Removal, Vending/Office Coffee/Food Services, Waste Management/Recycling Services
  • Technology
    Asset Management Systems, Audio/Visual Systems, Building Automation Systems, Energy Management Systems, Facilities Management Software, Fire Protection/Detection Systems, HVAC Controls, Indoor Air Quality, Lighting Controls, Manufacturing Plant, Solar, Soundmasking Systems, Water Conservation Systems

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