Featured Event

The Education Facilities Forum, taking place on Sept. 29 at Soldier Field’s United Club in Chicago, will host more than 50 senior facilities management executives and a select group of vendors to discuss latest developments and trends in higher education and K-12 construction and facilities management.

The Forum is complimentary for senior facility managers and includes refreshments, lunch, workshops and drinks reception. The attendee list includes:

Black Hawk College
Career Education Corporation
Chicago City Colleges
Chicago Public Schools
Chicago State University
Illinois Institute of Technology
Loyola University
Moody Bible Institute
Plainfield School District
Taylor University
Western Technical College
University if Michigan

Workshop program includes:

Taking Control of your Facility Using Innovative Technology
Patrick V. Fiel, senior public safety advisor at ADT Security.
• Learn how to identify areas of risk and prioritize which potential threats to protect against.

Green Buildings – How a Rating and Assessment System is Central to This “Best Practice”
Sharene Rekow, VP of marketing/sales/membership, Green Building Initiative
• This workshop introduces Green Globes, a highly recognized green building system that incorporates life cycle analysis and a building rating and certification process.
Geothermal Heating & Cooling Systems: Delivering Value for Today’s Dynamic Schools
Rich Conkling, Director of North American operations at WaterFurnace International.
• Life cycle comparison of HVAC systems and their implications for schools.
Other workshops are planned.

To reserve your place, call Forum Networking Events on (941) 925-7585, or visit Forum Networking Events.