About

Our Future Facilities & Sustainability Summit connects Solution Providers with Corporate Directors of Sustainability, Continuous Improvement, Supply Chain, Engineering and Facilities who are responsible for Sustainability, Operational Intelligence and Energy Efficiency for Commercial, Light Industrial, Institutional and Retail facilities from fortune 500 & 1000 Corporations. This Summit is designed to bring together companies that offer the best solutions for 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 and security for their facilities.

Speakers

  • Featured Partner

    GE Distributed Power is a global leader in on site power generation solutions. GE’s solutions consist of natural gas reciprocating engines. GE has over 36,000 engines installed and operating worldwide producing ~40 GW of power. Primary application of GE’s engines is to meet on site power, resiliency and thermal needs both economically and sustainably. Additionally, our innovative business models via GE and partners can help mitigate project financing concerns by making energy investments easier for you.

  • Brian Franks, Executive Director of Facilities Development & Operations

    Brian is charged with providing leadership and strategic vision for facilities management, campus planning and construction, as well as overseeing campus environmental safety standards. He has overseen numerous projects around campus, including extensive upgrades, renovations and new constructions. While working as Director of auxiliary services for Castleberry Independent School District, he implemented the facilities Master Strategic Plan and represented the district through all stages of their 2010 bond Program, which included renovations and security improvements to all campuses. He also has served not only as a grant coordinator for several energy efficient initiatives and implemented state regulated safety and accessibility standards, but also is a recipient of ONCOR’s 2011 partnership in Energy Efficiency Program & take A Load Off, Texas.

  • Andee Chamberlain, Sustainability Programs Manager

    Andee directs Sustainability Programs for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, overseeing efforts to develop and manage programs that improve environmental sustainability, including administration of the TPWD 2020 Sustainability Plan. She has led the installation of more than 600kW of solar PV across 20 state facilities and continues to find innovative ways to help TPWD remain a leader in sustainability. She worked to secure the first 100% renewable energy utility contract for a State of Texas agency and helped earn TPWD Platinum designation as a City of Austin Green Business Leader. She holds a Master’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies (focusing on Environmental Science, Sociology, and Public Administration) from the University of North Texas and is a Certified Energy Manager (CEM), Project Management Professional (PMP) and an accredited LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) Associate.

  • 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

  • David Reynolds, Associate Vice President for Facilities

    David directs facilities and physical plant activities supporting the academic, research and community support mission of the University of North Texas and its 37,900 students. Leads a 300+ person team in the procurement, maintenance, repair, renovation and operations of over 900 acres of grounds and approximately 175 buildings comprising 7 million+ square feet. Responsible for activities including energy management, grounds maintenance, cleaning of campus facilities, solid waste and recycling management, automotive services and capital improvements.

  • Juan Ontiveros, Associate Vice President Utilities, Energy & Facilities Management

    Juan is responsible for directing the maintenance and operation a 22 million square foot campus consisting of over 150 buildings through the Utilities and Energy Management and Facilities Management departments. Budget responsibility is around $100 million annually and personnel involved around 900.The campus also self-produces 100% of the electrical, steam and cooling energy needs for the main campus. This entails a 135 MW power plant, 1.2 million lbs/hr steam plant and 54,000 tons of cooling.

  • 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.

  • Michael Rawlings, Chief Operating Officer

    Michael serves as the hospital’s Chief Operating Officer in charge of the day-to-day management. He has more than 20 years of experience in facilities management and health care, and most recently served as the Senior Associate Executive Director of Facilities Management at NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue. He led the team responsible for the operations and maintenance of the hospital’s physical plant, and directly managed all planning, design, construction, environmental services, fire safety, emergency management, language services and telecommunications.

  • Joseph Lorino, Vice President Facilities Management

    Joseph is currently serving as the Vice President, Facilities Management for NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. In this role, he is responsible for all facilities operations, design and construction management functions at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan, NewYork-Presbyterian/Westchester and NewYork-Presbyterian/Ambulatory Care Network Off-site locations.

  • Nana Wilberforce Ph.D, VP & Energy Manager

    For over 150 years, PNC has grown into one of America’s most respected banks, because we’re committed to helping customers and employees reach their goals. You can depend on PNC to provide the training you need, along with an inclusive culture that recognizes your talent, values diversity and cares about social responsibility.

  • Elizabeth C. Girardi Schoen, Vice President Global Environment & Sustainability

    Elizabeth is an outstanding communicator uniquely combining engineering, global operations and deep environmental knowledge. Strong track record of business benefit through excellent environmental and socially responsible choices. Powerful strategist with ability to integrate sustainability into business vision and translate into executable plans.

Topics

Cybersecurity

  • 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

Construction & Materials

  • Energy Efficiency & Emission Reduction
  • Alternative & Sustainable Materials
  • Recycling & Re-use
  • Material Life Cycle Assessment
  • Waste Management

Building Envelope Solutions

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

Facility Management

  • BIM: Building Information Modeling
  • Operational Efficiency
  • Maintenance & Security
  • Environment, Health & Safety
  • Property Management
  • Facility Life Cycle Management
  • Professional Video Management

Energy Management

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

Building Automation

  • Data Visualization & Management
  • Building Intelligence Software
  • Advanced Metering
  • CMMS + BMS + IWMS
  • BAS + EMS + BOS
  • Data Governance & Cyber Security

Renewable Technology

  • Solar: Photovoltaic & Thermal Systems
  • Combined Heat & Power/ Fuel Cell Technology
  • Biomass & Energy Conversion
  • Heat Recovery Solutions
  • Water Conservation: Reduce, Recycle, Reuse

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

Attendees

 

  • Alamo College
  • Amgen
  • Anthem Inc
  • Austin Energy
  • Bell Helicopter, Textron
  • City Of Austin
  • City of Denton
  • CVS Caremark
  • Baxter Healthcare
  • Becton, Dickinson and Company
  • Boeing
  • Cannon North America
  • Caterpillar
  • Conco Phillips
  • Dean Foods
  • Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
  • Dillard University
  • El Paso Electric
  • Entergy
  • Exxon Mobil
  • Freeman Hospital
  • General Dynamics
  • Hilton Worldwide
  • City of Houston
  • H.E.B. Grocery
  • Houston Methodist Hospital
  • Ingram Micro
  • John Deere
  • Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL)
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • JC Penney
  • Kohler Co.
  • The Kroger Co.
  • Komatsu America Corporation
  • Leggett & Platt
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Loyola Medical Center
  • Lyondell Bassell
  • Macy's
  • Medical City Dallas Hospital
  • Metlife
  • Michelin
  • Michaels Stores
  • Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America
  • Molex Inc.
  • Novartis
  • North Lake College
  • Texas Parks & Wildlife Department
  • The Michaels Companies
  • University of Arkansas Fort Smith
  • University of Dallas
  • University of North Texas
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center

 

  • Alamo College
  • Amgen
  • Anthem Inc
  • Austin Energy
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
  • Bell Helicopter, Textron
  • Callon
  • City Of Austin
  • City of Denton
  • City of Plano, Texas
  • CVS Caremark
  • Baxter Healthcare
  • Becton, Dickinson and Company
  • Boeing
  • Cannon North America
  • Caterpillar
  • Conco Phillips
  • Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group
  • DCCCD-Eastfield Community College
  • Dean Foods
  • Del Valle ISD
  • Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
  • Dillard University
  • Drury Hotels
  • El Paso Electric
  • Entergy
  • Extended Stay America
  • Exxon Mobil
  • Freeman Hospital
  • Garland Independent School District
  • General Dynamics
  • George Bush Intercontinental Airport
  • Hilton Worldwide
  • City of Houston
  • Harland Clarke Holdings
  • H.E.B. Grocery
  • Houston Methodist Hospital
  • Hutto ISD
  • Ingram Micro
  • John Deere
  • Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL)
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • JC Penney
  • Kohler Co.
  • The Kroger Co.
  • Komatsu America Corporation
  • Leggett & Platt
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Loyola Medical Center
  • LSG Sky Chefs, Inc.
  • Lyondell Bassell
  • Macy's
  • Medical City Arlington
  • Medical City Dallas Hospital
  • Metlife
  • Michelin
  • Michaels Stores
  • Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America
  • Molex Inc.
  • Novartis
  • North Lake College
  • Nothwest ISD
  • Oklahoma Gas & Electric
  • PepsiCo
  • Peninsula Regional Hospital
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • Round Rock Independent School District
  • San Antonio International Airport
  • SC Johnson
  • St-Luke’s Hospital
  • Swagelok Company
  • Texas Christian University
  • Texas Instruments
  • Texas Parks & Wildlife Department
  • Texas Wesleyan University
  • The City Of San Antonio
  • The Michaels Companies
  • TI Automotive
  • TTX Company
  • Tyson Foods
  • UAMS-University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • Unilever
  • University of Arkansas
  • University of Arkansas Fort Smith
  • University of Dallas
  • University of North Texas
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • US Forest Service
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • UPS
  • U.S Bancorp
  • Walgreens
  • Wyndham Worldwide
  • Western Refinery
  • Westlake Chemical
  • Wylie ISD
  • Whole Food Market

Schedule & Venue

Hotel Info

Venue: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dallas - Campbell Centre


Schedule

Time Monday
October 16th, 2017
Tuesday
October 17th, 2017
Wednesday
October 18th, 2017
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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