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.


  • Featured Solution Provider

    LG Electronics is transforming today’s digital signage landscape, and making effective solutions that drive business and increase clients’ bottom line. Key innovations include cutting-edge commercial OLEDs, 4K resolution and seamless connectivity: amazing displays of digital signage created with the end-user in mind, and a vital business solution and smart investment.

  • Featured Solution Provider

    PowerSecure is a leading provider of innovative energy solutions to electric utilities and their industrial, institutional, and commercial customers. PowerSecure provides energy solutions in the areas of distributed energy infrastructure, energy efficiency, and utility infrastructure. Distributed energy infrastructure solutions include Interactive Distributed Generation® (iDG®), solar energy, fuel cells, energy storage and microgrid solutions. PowerSecure is a pioneer in developing distributed power systems and integration of distributed energy resources in a sophisticated microgrid.

  • Featured Solution Provider

    Green Earth Energy is New England’s leading commercial solar company. By guiding our customers through system design, installation and operation, we help businesses and property owners turn sky-high energy costs into savings. We work every day with the towns, municipalities and utilities that will approve and connect your system. In Connecticut, our status as the largest C-PACE integrator means we know how to streamline project financing. Our projects move rapidly from planning to engineering to installation.

  • Featured Solution Provider

    Daikin Industries, Ltd. (DIL) is a Fortune 1000 company with more than 70,000 employees worldwide, and is recognized as one of the largest HVAC manufacturers in the world. Daikin North America LLC, a member of Daikin Industries, Ltd, and its affiliates manufacture heating and cooling systems for residential, commercial and industrial use and are sold via a select group of independent Representatives and Distributors. Daikin North America’s manufacturing operations include facilities at Houston, TX, Fayetteville, TN, and Dayton, TN.

  • Julie Paquette, Director of Energy Management

    Julie is the Director of Energy Management within the Office of Facilities. In this role, she leads a broad portfolio of initiatives in support of the University’s energy and sustainability goals. Julie has extensive technical experience with high performance building and campus energy systems, and is personally and professionally committed to sustainability innovation, education, and advocacy.

  • Terry Robinson, Sustainable Factory Program Lead

    Terry chairs a committee focused on providing tactical and strategic support on Pratt & Whitney global sustainability initiative through short term and long term goal setting, metrics tracking, effective practices identification and project implementation. Pratt & Whitney’s goal are equipped at making the company more efficient and improving sustainability of its factories, suppliers and products by 2025. These goals include recycling, waste management, reducing water consumption and GHG emission by 80%, and providing the most energy efficient engine in the market.

  • Wendy Gettleman, Vice President of Facilities Management & Real Estate

    Wendy Gettleman is currently employed at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, Massachusetts as Vice President of Facilities Management and Real Estate. In this position, Wendy has oversight of Facilities Maintenance and Operations; Planning, Design and Construction; Real Estate & Energy Management; Facilities Business Services, including General Services and Food Services. In this role, Wendy will drive the Facilities agenda including major capital construction and renovations, pursue continuity of plant operations for all DFCI sites and guide master facility space planning efforts.

  • Stanley Nolan, Director of Utilities & Energy Management

    Stanley is responsible for providing a customer-oriented group, delivering technical, professional and leadership for the day-to-day oversight of utilities. He’s responsible for University-wide energy management, procurement of energy and cost stabilization of the energy budget.
    He contributes to policy development and implementation and for hiring, evaluating, and training all staff engaged in utility operations and energy management. He develops, updates and implements standard operating procedures. He enforces safety initiatives, regulatory requirements, and environmental and sustainability efforts.

  • John Gioioso, Senior Director, Corporate Building Services & Real Estate

    John has been the Senior Director of Corporate Building Operations & Real Estate for Fresenius Medical Care for 20 years, overseeing the Corporate Workplace Portfolio including offices, laboratories, warehouses, call centers, pharmacies and manufacturing locations.
    His leadership roles focus on the project delivery of real estate, design development, construction and building facilities operation functions.
    John holds a Masters of Facilities Management from Cambridge College, a CFM from IFMA and an MCR from CoreNet Global.
    In addition, John has created and developed the Facilities Management Certificate Program at Boston University and has been an adjunct professor since 2002.

  • Julie Newman, Director of Sustainability

    Julie is an experienced Director Of Sustainability with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. She is a strong community and social services professional skilled in Research, Fundraising, Sustainability, Climate Change, and Grant Writing.

  • Dr. Steven Driver, Global Energy Program Manager

    Steven P. Driver, Ph.D. has over 25 years experience in engineering, project management, systems commissioning, and energy auditing. Steve is an alumnus of Northcentral University where he earned his Ph.D. in Engineering and Technology (2010) with a concentration in building commissioning. Steve is a board certified energy manager (CEM) and auditor (CEA). He holds two copyrights, one publication, and a U.S. patent associated with building commissioning technology. Having completed numerous energy audits, both National and International, he continues his mission to reduce industry operational cost and climate impact through the use of innovative technologies. As Genzyme’s Energy Program Director, he is responsible for driving a 13,000 metric ton carbon reduction and over $4.9M in energy cost savings over the past four years. Steve assisted Genzyme in meeting their 2007-12 green house emissions goal of 25% early resulting in the EPA Climate Leaders Award. Steve recently received the Massachusetts Governors award for greenhouse gas reduction.

  • Robert Whittier, Director of Sustainability & Environmental Affairs

    Robert has over a decade of experience in sustainability, as the Director of Sustainability at Northwestern University, a Manager in Deloitte’s Sustainability and Climate Change practice and as a Director in GE’s ecomagination program and with GE’s wind energy business.

  • Jeannie Renne-Malone, Vice President Sustainability

    Experienced Sustainability Vice President with extensive experience in sustainability, stakeholder engagement, life cycle assessment modeling, greening companies, and facilitating corporate and non-profits interfacing on environmental initiatives. Seasoned executive skilled in corporate strategy, development and execution of organization-wide initiatives, engaging with Board of Directors and senior leadership, and managing global teams.

  • Joby Carlson, Director, Energy & Operations Sustainability

    Joby is responsible for managing the development and execution of Walmart’s enterprise wide sustainability strategies for its own operations includes more than 11,000 facilities and massive trucking fleet worldwide. Joby leads the company’s global policies and approach to addressing climate and emissions, advancing energy efficiency, scaling renewables, improving refrigeration, eliminating solid and organic waste, increasing water stewardship and conserving land and habitat.

  • Dr Charles Marshall, Director Asset Management

    ATL is the economic jewel of Georgia, generating a $34.8 billion economic impact for metro Atlanta and providing more than 63,000 jobs onsite, making it the state’s largest employer. Now with its capital improvement plan ATLNext, a 20-year blueprint for growth, the Airport is poised to modernize its Domestic Terminal, expand its cargo operations and concourses, replace two of its parking facilities, and pave the way for a hotel and mixed-use development that will further solidify Hartsfield-Jackson as a beacon of economic strength and customer service in Georgia – and beyond.



  • Network Security Monitoring
  • 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
  • Maintenance & Security
  • 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
  • Commercial Display Solutions
  • Cable Management
  • Data Governance & Cyber Security

Efficient Retrofits

  • Capital Financing
  • Smart HVAC: Sensors & Controls
  • Elevators and Escalators
  • 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
  • Biomass Technology
  • 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


  • AstraZeneca R&D Boston
  • Athenahealth
  • BAE Systems
  • Bancroft
  • Benchmark Senior Living
  • Boston Public Schools
  • Boston Scientific
  • Bright Horizons Family Solutions
  • CentraState Healthcare
  • City of Meford
  • City of New Bedford
  • Coca-Cola America
  • Comcast
  • Dartmouth College
  • East Boston Neighborhood Health Center
  • Eastern Bank Corp.
  • EMD Serono and MilliporeSigma
  • FPL Foods
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Harvard University
  • HubSpot
  • Keller Williams
  • Kronos
  • Lockheed Martin
  • L'Oreal
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • MITRE Corp.
  • Nestle
  • Oxford Real Estate
  • Reliant Medical Group
  • Roche Bros. Supermarkets
  • Rockland Trust - Independent Bank Corp.
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • VA Boston Healthcare System
  • Wayfair
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Actuant
  • Alcon
  • Archer Daniels Midland
  • AstraZeneca R&D Boston
  • Athenahealth
  • Babson College
  • BAE Systems
  • Bancroft
  • Baxter Healthcare
  • Baystate Medical Center
  • Benchmark Senior Living
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • BorgWarner
  • Bostik Inc.
  • Boston Capital
  • Boston Public Schools
  • Boston Scientific
  • Boston University
  • Bright Horizons Family Solutions
  • Brooklyn Hospital
  • Butterball
  • CentraState Healthcare
  • City of Bethlehem
  • City Of Boston
  • City Of Cambridge
  • City of Medford
  • City of New Bedford
  • Coca-Cola America
  • Comcast
  • Cordis Corporation
  • Corning Inc.
  • Country Pure-Foods, Inc
  • Crown Beverage
  • CVS/Caremark
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Dartmouth College
  • Duke University Hospital
  • East Boston Neighborhood Health Center
  • Eastern Bank Corp.
  • EMD Serono and MilliporeSigma
  • Equinix, Inc.
  • Ferro Corporation
  • Flanders Corporation
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Fortune Brands
  • FPL Foods
  • Fresenius Medical Care North America
  • GE Aviation
  • General Dynamics
  • General Mills
  • General Motors
  • Genzyme / Sanofi
  • Gordon Food Service
  • Graftech International Holdings Inc.
  • Hackensack UMC
  • Hakesen Healthcare
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Harvard University
  • HubSpot
  • Hudson's Bay Company
  • Hyatt Hotels Corporation
  • International Flavors & Fragrances
  • JP Morgan Asset Managment
  • Kamin LLC
  • Kautex
  • Keller Williams
  • Kronos
  • Krueger International
  • Lear Corporation
  • Leggett & Platt
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Logan International Airport
  • L'Oreal
  • Martha's Vineyard Airport
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Methodist Hospital
  • MetLife
  • MITRE Corp.
  • Mondelez International
  • Nantucket Memorial Airport
  • Nestle
  • Newton-Wellesley Hospital
  • Noranda Inc.
  • North American Stainless
  • Northeastern University
  • Novelis
  • OFS Fitel LLC
  • Oxford Real Estate
  • Parker Jewish Institute
  • Pearson
  • Pepsico
  • Plexus Corp
  • PNY Technologies
  • PPG Industries
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Prologis
  • Quad/Graphics
  • Qualitest Pharmaceuticals
  • Ralph Lauren
  • Reliant Medical Group
  • Roche
  • Roche Bros. Supermarkets
  • Rockland Trust - Independent Bank Corp.
  • Sandvik, Inc.
  • Snyders-Lance
  • Sotheby's
  • Sunny Delight Company
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • University of Connecticut
  • UMass Medical School
  • Umass Memorial Medical Center
  • United Technologies Corporation
  • VA Boston Healthcare System
  • Vail Resorts
  • Valmont Industries
  • Vitro
  • Wakefern Food Corp
  • Walgreens
  • Walmart
  • Wayfair
  • Wentworth Institute of Technology
  • Weyerhaeuser Corp.
  • WinCup
  • Worcester Regional Airport
  • Wyndham Hotels
  • Yale University

Schedule & Venue

Venue: Double Tree by Hilton Boston North Shore


Time Monday
May 14th, 2018
May 15th, 2018
May 16th, 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/Registation 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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