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Expand Your Network With Leading Industry Experts: NFMT 2020

Learn from the best and the brightest in facilities management and earn CEUs at NFMT.

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It’s true — our lineup of speakers is beyond compare.

Our lineup of speakers is beyond compare. During three days and over 100 sessions, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with the most powerful forces driving the field of facilities management and learn the best solutions to build up your value and strengthen your expertise.

Sean Ahrens, CPP

Sean Ahrens, CPP

Security Market Group Leader, Affiliated Engineers, Inc.

T2.14Disruptive Threats to Building Security
Rodney Ashmore

Rodney Ashmore

Sr. Commissioning Project Manager, WSP

W2.21Impact of LEED v4 Commissioning
Paul Bassett

Paul Bassett

Vice President and Co-Founder, Water Savers, LLC

W4.37Bringing Water Efficiency Back to Front of Mind
Zac Bloom

Zac Bloom

Vice President, Head of Renewables & Sustainability, Competitive Energy Services

R2.21Power Shift: How DERs Are Creating a New Balance of Power
Brian Braudis

Brian Braudis

President and Chief Enabling Officer , The Braudis Group

W3.1621st Century Facilities Management: Three Steps to Mastery
Jana Brooks

Jana Brooks

Manager, Event and Tenant Services, Maryland Stadium Authority

W4.BA2020 Women in Facilities Management Panel
Gary Calese

Gary Calese

Executive Vice President, Property Consulting Services, R&K Solutions, Inc.

R2.37Condition Assessment Options and Opportunities
Avery Cashman

Avery Cashman

Facility Sales, Construction Specialties

W2.27Reinventing the Patient Room
Kyle Christiansen RA

Kyle Christiansen RA

Office Manager, Senior Consulting Architect, Terracon Engineering, Facility Dept.

T2.37The What, Why, Where, When of Asset Inventory and Asset Management for Complex Facilities
Brian Cowperthwaite

Brian Cowperthwaite

Senior Director, Facilities Services Operations & Maintenance, The University of Chicago

R1.41Emergency Preparedness: Risks and Resilience
Patrick Dale

Patrick Dale

Management & Program Analyst/COR, General Services Administration

W1.37Federal Buildings Personnel Training Act – Ten years after
Thomas Davis

Thomas Davis

Mechanical Engineer, Maintenance Troubleshooting International

W4.39 Teaching Maintenance Employees the Art and Science of Troubleshooting
Greg Dial

Greg Dial

Executive Vice President, Product and Market Strategy, JMA

W2.28What Facilities Managers Need to Know About In-Building Connectivity Now
Raymond Doyle

Raymond Doyle

Principal, Director of Engineering, WB Engineers + Consultants

W2.41Facility Impacts of Increasing Occupant Density
Jennifer Faller

Jennifer Faller

Concrete Surface Expert | Technical Consultant, LGM and Associates-Technical Flooring Services

W3.39 Polished Concrete and Industrial Spaces and Large Sq. Ft.: It's Possible
Andy Gager CMRP, CPIM, CAMA

Andy Gager CMRP, CPIM, CAMA

Managing Director, Nexus Global Business Solutions, Inc.

T2.18APM for Managers-Financial Intelligence
Maria Gonzalez-Burgos

Maria Gonzalez-Burgos

Director of Workplace Engineering Management, Sodexo

W4.BA2020 Women in Facilities Management Panel
Marco Goodman, P.E. PMP

Marco Goodman, P.E. PMP

Chief, Facility Management Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Logistics Activity (ULA)

W2.37FBPTA In Action: Agency Case Studies
Linda Green, JD, MPA

Linda Green, JD, MPA

V.P., FACILITIES/ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES , QUEENS PUBLIC LIBRARY

RGCreating an Inclusive and Welcoming Environment
Lesley Groff, CFM

Lesley Groff, CFM

Sr. Supervisor Buildings & Grounds , UGI Utilities, Inc.

W3.14Embracing our Inner Disruptor
Ann-Marie Grusch CHST

Ann-Marie Grusch CHST

Senior Safety Specialist, National Security Agency, Occupational Health, Environmental and Safety Services

R2.27Give Your Facilities Crane Safety Program a Lift!
Jane  Guyer

Jane Guyer

Principal Engineer, ETC Group

R3.21Top 10 Low Cost Energy Savers
Raymond Hanna, PSA

Raymond Hanna, PSA

Protective Security Advisor, Protective Security and Coordination Division, U. S. Department of Homeland Security

R1.24Active Shooter Seminar and/or DHS/CISA Protective Security Advisor (PSA) Mission and DHS Tools/Assessments/Training
Paul Head, II

Paul Head, II

Technology Practice Leader, EY Construction and Real Estate Advisory

T1.37How to Create Outcome-based Partnerships with Service Providers
Moderator: Dan Hounsell

Moderator: Dan Hounsell

Editor, Facility Maintenance Decisions Magazine

R1.41Emergency Preparedness: Risks and Resilience
James Johnson III

James Johnson III

Management Analyst, Social Security Administration’s (SSA) Office of Buildings Management

W2.37FBPTA In Action: Agency Case Studies
 Bill  Kenworthy

Bill Kenworthy

Head of Product Strategy, Centrica Business Solutions

R1.21How Greene Team Pellet Monetized their Flexible Load
Art King

Art King

Director of Enterprise Services, Corning Optical Communications

W2.28What Facilities Managers Need to Know About In-Building Connectivity Now
Laura Kirkendall

Laura Kirkendall

Service Center Representative, Facilities Management, Western Michigan University

R1.16Using Social Media to Connect with Stakeholders
Claude Lacombe, PPM, FMP

Claude Lacombe, PPM, FMP

Team Leader, Social Security Administration’s Office of Buildings Management

W2.37FBPTA In Action: Agency Case Studies
Laura   Lakin

Laura Lakin

Director of Business Analytics , Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Program

W4.27 Home Base: Embracing High Performance Workspace in Behavioral Health
Chris Lane

Chris Lane

Director, Metasys Product Management, Johnson Controls, Inc.

R1.28Maximizing Your Team’s Efficiency with a Well-Designed BAS
Jean Lupinacci

Jean Lupinacci

Chief, Energy Star Commercial and Industrial Branch, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

T2.21Reducing Energy Use with ENERGY STAR: Update for 2020
Melanie Mayo-Rogers

Melanie Mayo-Rogers

Director, Facilities , U.S. Green Building Council

W4.16What’s next in green building performance & LEED?
Harriet McGraw, CFM,

Harriet McGraw, CFM,

Director , Enterprise Services , BlackRock

W4.BA2020 Women in Facilities Management Panel
Lewis G. Migliore

Lewis G. Migliore

President, LGMTCS and Associates

R3.41The Latest Trends in Flooring
Moderator: Naomi Millan

Moderator: Naomi Millan

Senior Editor, Building Operating Management Magazine

W4.BA2020 Women in Facilities Management Panel
Larry  Morgan, CFM, SFP

Larry Morgan, CFM, SFP

Head of Operational Excellence and Sustainability Initiatives for North and Latin America, SAP Global Facilities Management, Americas

TG.GSDisruptions in Facilities Management: How Can Facility Leaders Prepare for Transformation T2.16The Convergence Of Experience And Operational Data: A Briefing On Cause & Effect
Nancy Novak

Nancy Novak

Senior Vice President of Construction, Compass Datacenters

RGCreating an Inclusive and Welcoming Environment
Mark O'Leary, PMP, LEED AP

Mark O'Leary, PMP, LEED AP

Director of Project Management and Design, Corporate Real Estate Group

W2.16Facility Extreme, Project Impossible: The Burj Khalifa, Dubai UAE
Daniel  ONeill

Daniel ONeill

President and CEO, Advanced Data Risk Management

T1.24Optimizing Security Systems for New Buildings
Doug Pilgrim, LEED AP ID+C

Doug Pilgrim, LEED AP ID+C

New Business Development and Sustainability Manager, Davies Office

W2.39 Office Furniture in the Circular Economy
David Quirk, PE, LEED AP, CEM

David Quirk, PE, LEED AP, CEM

Vice President and Managing Principal, DLB Associates

W1.14Smarter Buildings: Practical Steps for FMs
Kylash Ramesh

Kylash Ramesh

Management Analyst, Division of Facilities Operations & Maintenance, National Institutes of Health

RGCreating an Inclusive and Welcoming Environment
Sarah Rentfro P.E.

Sarah Rentfro P.E.

Consulting Engineer, Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc.

R2.18Building Enclosure Design for Aesthetic Maintenance
Maureen  K.  Roskoski, SFP, LEED AP O+M

Maureen K. Roskoski, SFP, LEED AP O+M

Senior Professional, Facility Engineering Associates

W2.37FBPTA In Action: Agency Case Studies
Darrell X. Rounds, FMA

Darrell X. Rounds, FMA

Manager, Electrical and Mechanical Systems, Sustainable Workplaces, General Motors Company

T2.41LEAN-ing into Facilities: Value Creation through Waste Elimination in FM
Mathew Sachs

Mathew Sachs

Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning and Business Development, CPower Energy Management

R2.21Power Shift: How DERs Are Creating a New Balance of Power
Tim Schap, AIA, REWC

Tim Schap, AIA, REWC

Building Forensics Expert, Construction Process Solutions, Ltd.

T2.39Risk Driven Defect Prevention - Lessons Learned
Nick Schrader

Nick Schrader

Visual Communications Manager, Infrastructure Planning and Facilities, Michigan State University

R1.16Using Social Media to Connect with Stakeholders
Dana  Smith, FAIA

Dana Smith, FAIA

Director, DKS Information Consultants, LLC

R1.37Total Cost of Ownership Implementation
Ryan Snow

Ryan Snow

Director, Market Transformation & Development , U.S. Green Building Council

W4.16What’s next in green building performance & LEED?
Richie Stever CHFM

Richie Stever CHFM

Director of Operations and Maintenance, University of Maryland Medical Center

W3.18Turning the Tables: Getting Top Management’s Attention to Approve Projects
Beth Tomlinson, P.E., CxA, LEED BD+C

Beth Tomlinson, P.E., CxA, LEED BD+C

Senior Engineer, Mechanical Group, Facility Sustainability and Resilience Leader, TDKA

R1.41Emergency Preparedness: Risks and Resilience
Nora Wang, PhD

Nora Wang, PhD

Senior Engineer; Associate Program Manager for Building Efficiency, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

R1.27Indoor Environmental Quality, Building Health, and Comfort
Fred Woodhams

Fred Woodhams

Communications and Learning Manager, Infrastructure Planning & Facilities , Michigan State University

R1.16Using Social Media to Connect with Stakeholders

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Gold Sponsors

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