Our Future Facilities & Power Summit connects Solution Providers with Corporate Directors of Sustainability, Continuous Improvement, Supply Chain, Engineering and Facilities who are responsible for Power Generation, Sustainability, Operational Intelligence and Energy Efficiency for Commercial, Light Industrial, Institutional, HealthCare and Retail facilities from fortune 500 & 1000 Corporations. This Summit is designed to bring together companies that offer the best solutions for Power Generation, Waste, Recycling,  Zero Emission Buildings, Water Treatment Systems, Water Efficiency, Compressed Air Systems, Distributed Power, Attracting the Right Talent,  Building Automation, Construction, Building Materials, Closing The Envelope, Internet of Things, Renewable Energy, Lighting, BMS Controls, Multi Site Strategies, Enterprise Operations,  Camera & Security Systems and Cyber Security to attendees who are looking to achieve their 2020 Social Corporate Responsibility goals and maximize their best options to achieve operational efficiency, power and security for their facilities.


  • Al Hildreth, Global Energy Manager

    Al is the Company Energy Manager for General Motors Company –focusing on energy, water, and carbon including utility budgets, metrics, benchmarking, efficiency projects, water and carbon reporting, and renewable energy. He has worked at GM for over 30 years, including 5 years in Europe and Asia, 10 years with Saturn Corporation in Spring Hill, TN. Al is a registered Professional Engineer, Certified Energy Manager, and a Certified Hazardous Materials Manager.

  • Kurtis Jetsel, Director - Facilities & ESH

    Kurtis’s 30 plus year career with Lockheed Martin started as an anti-satelite missile technician moving into manufacturing engineering then into test operations and then into operations. Including Progam Sr. management with emphasis on International Program management. A recent role was oversight of the Systems Engineering Test organization at WSMR and Redstone Arsenal. Currently serving as Director of Facilities and ESH for MFC Business Area

  • Craig Lieberman, Sustainability Programs Projects Leader

    Craig drives Sustainability Programs at Bell including Vision 20/15 goals to achieve 20% intensity reduction in Waste, Energy and GHG versus Bell 2009 baseline. In addition to these corporate goals, Bell is also adopting targeted water reductions on an absolute basis. He also plans employee engagement activities on these topics and executes Kaizens across the Bell enterprise to achieve these goals.

  • Andy Lempera, Senior Principal Engineer

    Andy is an engineer at PepsiCo where he develops energy conservation projects for manufacturing facilities. He was a consulting engineer for 10 years during which he received his PE license and LEED accreditation. He has bachelors in mechanical engineer from Purdue and a masters in energy engineering from UIC.

  • David Lopez, Manager Chicago CH2

    David has spent over 10 years managing highly available production revenue systems within the datacenter. He has developed multi-vendor relationships that have help deliver short and long term strategic infrastructure goals. David has architected, implemented, and delivered disaster recovery datacenter solutions and is well versed in managing daily operations of Tier 1-4 infrastructure.

  • Raymond Parpart, Director of Data Center Operations

    Raymond Parpart services as the Assistant Director of Data Center Operations where he is responsible for providing the utmost level of compute & service reliability for all University IT core services around the clock. He is also responsible for global consulting serving the IT needs of the University Faculty and staff. Mr. Parpart and his team work continuously to refine the design, construction, and upgrades of the University’s core data centers bringing improvements to technology, cost models, and room efficiency for the lowest economical mode. Mr. Parpart leverages over 25 years experience with technology, service, data center management, and process to the success of his teams.



  • Data Center & Cloud Security
  • From Products to Platforms
  • Investing in Next-Generation Security
  • New Tactical and Strategic Challenges
  • Compliance and Security Automation Solutions
  • Protecting Web Connectivity
  • Vulnerability Assessment
  • Advanced Threat Protection (ATP)
  • Breach Insurance Protection
  • Enterprise Risk Management Solutions

Building Envelope Solutions

  • Structural Materials
  • Air & Vapor Membranes
  • Hazard Protection (Fire & Weather)
  • Insulation
  • Radiant heating Solutions
  • Window Solutions
  • Air & Water Filtration
  • Adhesives & Sealants

Facility Management

  • BIM: Building Information Modeling
  • Operational Efficiency
  • Waste Water Treatment , Reuse Recycling
  • Smart Water Management, Washroom Solutions
  • Environment, Health & Safety
  • Sustainable Janitorial Solutions
  • Facility Life Cycle Management

Energy Management

  • Energy Audits
  • Energy Procurement
  • Visualization/Energy Visibility
  • Combined Heat and Power
  • Asset Management
  • Demand Response Programs
  • Smart Grid Technology
  • Smart Water Technologies

Building Automation

  • Data Visualization & Management
  • Internet of Things
  • Building Intelligence Software
  • Advanced Metering
  • BAS + EMS + BOS
  • Data Governance & Cyber Security

Efficient Retrofits

  • Capital Financing
  • Smart HVAC: Sensors & Controls
  • Advanced Lighting & Controls
  • Air Quality Management
  • Smart Metering Solutions
  • Moving into the Cloud

Corporate Real Estate

  • Real Estate ICT
  • Forecasting & Budgeting
  • Advanced Reporting
  • Finance & Risk Management
  • Procurement
  • Human Resources and Office Management

Big Data

  • Advanced Sensor Systems
  • Advanced Metering Infrastructure
  • High-Frequency Overhead
  • Underground Current
  • Voltage Sensors
  • Flexible System Architecture Design
  • Internet of Things
  • Cyber Security


  • Finance, Regulatory & Development
  • Monetizing Microgrids
  • Control Technology
  • Integration of Distributed Microgrid Controls
  • Predictive Controls
  • Smart Meter Data Analysis
  • New Storage Technologies

Labor Management

  • Maximize Workforce Productivity
  • Reduce Hiring Costs and Challenges
  • Minimize Workers'Comp Exposure
  • Control Rising Benefits Costs
  • Reduce SUTA/Unemployment Costs
  • Protect from Labor Legislation

Heat Transfer

  • Once-Through Steam Generators
  • Heat Recovery Steam Generators
  • Simple Cycle Catalyst Systems
  • Fired Heat and Process Heaters
  • Waste Heat Recovery Units

Engineering and Construction

  • Customized Planning
  • Conceptual and Detailed Engineering
  • Construction Management, Startup & Commissioning
  • Program management
  • Asset Optimization
  • Financing & Procurement
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Sustainable Building Energy Systems


  • Concentrating Solar Power
  • Wind Energy Systems and Technologies
  • Geothermal Power, Hydro/Ocean Power
  • Emerging Energy Technologies
  • CHP & Hybrid Power & Energy Systems


  • Fuels, Combustion & Material Handling
  • Boilers & Heat Recovery Steam Generators
  • Solar, Wind, Hydro and Geothermal
  • Heat Exchangers, Condensers, Cooling Systems,
  • Steam Turbine-Generators
  • Electric Generators
  • Transformers & Switchgear
  • Electric BOP & Auxiliaries
  • I&C & Digital Controls

Upstream and Midstream

  • Upgrades
  • Pipeline Capacity
  • Robotic Drilling Systems
  • Integrated Models
  • Mobile Client Application


  • Alamo Colleges District
  • Alderson Broaddus University
  • Embassy Suites Hotels
  • Amazon
  • AT&T
  • Bell Helicopter, Textron Inc.
  • Beaumont Hospital
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Callon
  • Cardinal Health
  • Facebook
  • Indiana University
  • Indiana University Health Center
  • JW Marriot
  • Katy ISD
  • Kroger
  • Lockheed Martin
  • LSG Sky Chefs
  • Miami University—Oxford
  • Michigan State University
  • Marriot International
  • Richardson I.S.D.
  • OhioHealth
  • The Michaels Companies
  • The Sundt Companies Inc
  • Select Medical
  • Union Pacific Railroad
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Kentucky Hospital
  • Purdue University
  • Port Columbus International Airport
  • Equinix
  • Digital Realty Trust
  • CenturyLink/Cyxtera Technologies
  • U-M Hospitals and Health Centers
  • Verizon
  • West Virginia University Hospitals
  • DuPont Fabros Technology
  • Level 3 Communications
  • CyrusOne
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • All Steel Inc
  • Actuant
  • Alcon
  • Amazon
  • Archer Daniels Midland
  • Arrow Electronics
  • Alderson Broaddus University
  • BAE Systems
  • Bancroft
  • Baxter Healthcare
  • Baystate Medical Center
  • Beaumont Hospital
  • Bell Helicopter, Textron Inc.
  • Big Lots, Inc
  • Blue-Bird Corp.
  • BorgWarner
  • Bostik Inc.
  • Bowling Green State University
  • Cardinal Health
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • CentraState Healthcare
  • CenturyLink/Cyxtera Technologies
  • City of Medford
  • Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • Colliers
  • Colorado Department of Agriculture
  • Cordis Corporation
  • Country Pure-Foods, Inc.
  • Crown Beverage
  • CVS/Caremark
  • CyrusOne
  • Duke University Hospital
  • Eastman Chemical
  • Embassy Suites Hotels
  • Equinix, Inc.
  • Facebook
  • Ferro Corporation
  • Flanders Corporation
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Fortune Brands
  • FPL Foods
  • GE Aviation
  • General Motors
  • Genzyme / Sanofi
  • Gordon Food Service
  • Hawken School
  • Hudson's Bay Company
  • Hutto ISD
  • Hyatt Hotels Corporation
  • International Flavors & Fragrances
  • Indiana University
  • Indiana University Health Center
  • JP Morgan Asset Managment
  • JW Marriot
  • Jo-Ann Stores, Inc
  • Kenyon College
  • Katy ISD
  • Kautex
  • Kent State University
  • Keller Williams
  • Lear Corporation
  • Leggett & Platt
  • Level 3 Communications
  • Lockheed Martin
  • LSG Sky Chefs
  • Marriot International
  • Macy's Inc
  • Miami University—Oxford
  • Microsoft
  • Michigan State University
  • Mondelez International
  • Mercy Health
  • Motorola
  • Nestle
  • Noranda Inc.
  • North American Stainless
  • Novelis
  • OhioHealth
  • Ohio State University
  • Ohio University
  • Perry Ellis International
  • Purdue University
  • PNY Technologies
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Qualitest Pharmaceuticals
  • Richardson I.S.D.
  • Roche
  • Sandvik, Inc.
  • Sunny Delight Company
  • Select Medical
  • Seven Hills School
  • Sherwin-Williams
  • The Sundt Companies Inc.
  • University Hospitals
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Kentucky Hospital
  • Verizon
  • Wyndham Hotels
  • West Virginia University Hospitals
  • Volkswagen Group


Schedule & Venue

Hotel Info

Venue: Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square


Time Monday
October 8th, 2018
October 9th, 2018
October 10th, 2018
7:00am Round-Table Networking Breakfast Round-Table Networking Breakfast
8:00am Keynote Presentation Keynote Presentation
9:00am Presentations Presentations
10:00am Networking Opportunity: Coffee Break Networking Opportunity: Coffee Break
11:00am Presentations Presentations
12:00pm Round-Table Networking Lunch Round-Table Networking Lunch
1:00pm Presentations Presentations
2:00pm Exhibitor Setup/Registration Presentations Closing Presentation (subject to change)
3:00pm Exhibitor Setup/Registration Networking Opportunity: Coffee Break
3:30pm Exhibitor Setup/Registration Presentations
5:00pm Exhibitor Setup/Registration Cocktail Reception
6:00pm Cocktail Reception
7:00pm New Partnership Networking Dinner
8:00pm New Partnership Networking Dinner
9:00pm New Partnership Networking Dinner

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