Our Future Facilities Summit connects Solution Providers with Building Owners and Facility Directors who are responsible for Operational Intelligence and Energy Efficiency of Commercial, Light Industrial, Institutional and Retail facilities of fortune 500 & 1000 companies across North America. The Summit is designed to bring together companies that offer the best solutions for building automation, materials, IOT, renewable energy, cybersecurity & facilities management to attendees who are looking to evaluate and maximize their best options to achieve operational efficiency and security for their facilities.

FMA Summits - Connecting all facets of the Intelligent Building.

Keynote Speakers

  • Ronald Robbins, Sustainability Performance Director

    Ronald is a Sustainability Performance Director for the Postal Service’s HQ’s Office of Sustainability. Before joining the Postal Service in 1991, Mr. Robbins was an Environmental Consultant and also served as a US Peace Corps Volunteer in the Fiji Islands from 1984 to 1986. He has been recognized by the three US Presidents and the USEPA for his work in federal government with waste reduction, pollution prevention and environmentally preferable purchasing (aka green purchasing) and has also published a number of articles and papers on these topics.

  • Neal Saiz, CSP, CHMM, SHE Director

    Neal has over 20 years of experience in the field, most of which was spent in manufacturing in the automotive industry. Neal recently joined Unilever from Fiat/COMAU/Chrysler.

  • Anna Palazij, Director of Resource conservation and Sustainability

    PepsiCo is a global food and beverage leader with net revenues of more than $65 billion and a product portfolio that includes 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in annual retail sales. Our main businesses – Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Frito-Lay and Pepsi-Cola – make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the world.

  • Josh Wiener, Director Global Sustainability

    MetLife, Inc. through its subsidiaries and affiliates is one of the largest life insurance companies in the world. Founded in 1868, MetLife is a global provider of life insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management. Serving approximately 100 million customers, MetLife has operations in nearly 50 countries.

  • Tom Anderson, Director Facilities & Properties

    Peninsula Regional Medical Center, a non-profit, 288 bed hospital at the hub of the Peninsula Regional Health System, is a 116-year-old, fully Joint Commission accredited tertiary care facility featuring Delmarva’s widest array of specialty and sub-specialty services.

  • Dana Schneider, Managing Director, Energy and Sustainability Projects

    Dana Schneider is the Managing Director for Energy & Sustainability Programs. She is currently working on deep energy retrofits and various other energy/sustainability projects for facilities and buildings in the Northeast region. Some of the buildings in her portfolio include the Empire State Building and Lincoln Center for Performing Arts.

  • Lindsay Wilkinson, Director Environmental Sustainability

    The environmental impact of our hotels is managed through every stage of the hotel life cycle by IHG Green Engage. IHG Green Engage tracks the use of energy, carbon and water and the management of waste in our properties along with the associated costs. The system helps us fulfill our important commitment to doing business responsibly and, in turn, this stops hotels losing money on energy costs.



  • 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

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
  • 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


  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Airbus
  • Anthem
  • Bayer
  • Cannon North America
  • Crown Holdings
  • Dover Corporation
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Hudson's Bay Company
  • Hyatt
  • Integral Life Sciences
  • InterContinental Hotels Group
  • JLL
  • L'Oreal
  • McDonald's
  • Montclair State University
  • New York City's Housing Authority
  • Old Navy
  • Peninsula Regional Medical Center
  • Presence Health
  • Sanofi Genzyme
  • Taco Bell
  • Unilever
  • University of Florida
  • U.S.P.S
  • Wyndham
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Advocate Healthcare
  • Airbus
  • Alcoa Inc
  • Amazon
  • American Airlines
  • Amgen
  • Anthem Inc
  • Bancroft
  • Baxter Healthcare
  • Bayer
  • Becton, Dickinson and Company
  • Boeing
  • Boston University
  • Cannon North America
  • Citi Group
  • Colliers International
  • Cox Enterprises
  • Crown Holdings
  • Dover Corporation
  • Duke University Hospital
  • Dunkin' Donuts
  • Fordham University
  • General Dynamics
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Google
  • Hilton Worldwide
  • Hudson's Bay Company
  • Integral Life Sciences
  • InterContinental Hotels Group
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
  • Jet Blue Airways
  • Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL)
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Kohler Co.
  • Komatsu America Corporation
  • KW Commercial
  • Leggett & Platt
  • L'Oreal
  • Memorial Sloan
  • Metlife
  • Molex Inc
  • Montclair State University
  • Morgan Stanley
  • New York City's Housing Authority
  • NYC Dept. of Parks and Recreation
  • Novartis
  • Ohio State University
  • PACE University
  • Peninsula Regional Medical Center
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • PepsiCo
  • Peninsula Regional Hospital
  • Port Authority of NY and NJ
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • Sanofi - Genzyme
  • SC Johnson
  • Stockton University
  • Swagelok Company
  • Taco Bell
  • TCN Worldwide
  • The Home Depot
  • The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company
  • TI Automotive
  • TTX Company
  • Unilever
  • United Airlines
  • University of Florida
  • University of Mary Land
  • University of Maine at Farmington
  • U.S Bancorp
  • U.S.P.S
  • Walgreens
  • Wyndham Worldwide

Schedule & Venue

Hotel Info

Venue: Teaneck Marriot at Glenpointe


Time Monday
October 17th, 2016
October 18th, 2016
October 19th, 2016
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 Presentations Closing Presentation
(Subject to Change)
3:00pm Exhibitor Setup Networking Opportunity: Coffee Break
3:30pm Exhibitor Setup Presentations
5:00pm Exhibitor Setup Cocktail Reception
6:00pm Cocktail Reception/Registration Cocktail Reception
7:00pm Cocktail Reception/Registration New Partnership Networking Dinner
8:00pm Cocktail Reception/Registration New Partnership Networking Dinner
9:00pm Cocktail Reception/Registration New Partnership Networking Dinner

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