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The gathering place for those of us engaged in the field of educational facilities management, and dedicated to the ongoing evolution of its professionals into influential leaders in education.


 APPA Holiday Schedule  APPA Holiday Schedule

In observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday, the APPA office will be closing at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, November 21st.  The office will reopen on Monday, November 26th. 

Have a wonderful and safe holiday!

 

Departmental Success Starts with investment in Your Team Departmental Success Starts with investment in Your Team

APPA is pleased to announce the registration opening of the Institute for Facilities Management (January 13-17, 2019) and the Leadership Academy to be held in Fort Worth, TX. Professional development offered in a manner to allow you to maximize your time and resources. Visit us today and register!  

Peer to Peer Learning & Immediate Access to Information – APPA Is Here For You!  Peer to Peer Learning & Immediate Access to Information – APPA Is Here For You! 

APPA’s NEW Continuous Learning Series (CLS) is aimed at providing you more immediate access to the information, training, and peer-to-peer learning you will need during this age of accelerations. Join us for one of the many offerings this January that will meet your needs now to prepare you for tomorrow! 

January 14, 2019

Leading Your Facilities Organization through an Age of Transformational Change 
January 14, 2019
Building the Smart Campus: A Workshop on Successfully Employing Fault Detection & Diagnostics in the Campus Environment 
January 14-16, 2019 
ASHRAE's Fundamental of HVAC Design and Operations
January 14, 2019 
COAA's Owner Training Institute Trilogy - Design Process Management
January 15, 2019
COAA's Owner Training Institute Trilogy - Cost Management
January 16, 2019
COAA's Owner Training Institute Trilogy - Project Closeout
January 17, 2019 
Emerging and Leading Strategies for Funding Facilities Stewardship 

APPA Monthly Webinar: Facility Steam Systems: <br />
Easy Tips for a Safer, More Reliable System APPA Monthly Webinar: Facility Steam Systems:
Easy Tips for a Safer, More Reliable System

Be sure to join us for APPA's monthly webinar, Facility Steam Systems: Easy Tips for a Safer, More Reliable System. Featuring improving heat exchanger reliability and efficiency; correcting common, misunderstood piping errors; avoiding water hammer; extending the life of valves and regulars; and addressing freezing, erosion, and cavitation. Presented by Gary Gleason and moderated by Christopher Kopach.
November 28, 2018 | 2:00-3:00 PM ET

Nominations and Applications for 2019 APPA Awards – Due November 30 Nominations and Applications for 2019 APPA Awards – Due November 30

Showcase your institutional programs and recognize the contributions of outstanding professionals by submitting them for consideration for the 2018 APPA Awards. Award winners will be recognized during APPA’s 2019 Annual Conference in Denver, Colorado. The deadline for consideration for the 2019 awards is November 30, 2018. Award nominations submitted after November 30 will be held and considered in the 2019 award cycle.

Become an APPA Officer: Nominations for 2019 Now Open Become an APPA Officer: Nominations for 2019 Now Open

Consider becoming a candidate for an elected APPA office. Elected officers gain valuable leadership skills and a chance to develop professionally in many meaningful ways, and being an officer provides a major opportunity to give back to the entire profession. There are five elected officer leadership positions, but only the President-Elect position will be on the 2019 ballot. 
To learn more, visit the APPA Website. All applications and nominations for APPA office are due no later than December 10, 2018.

The 2017-18 FPI Survey Cycle is Now Open The 2017-18 FPI Survey Cycle is Now Open

The 2017-18 FPI Survey cycle is now open and ready for your data. The FPI is a portfolio of key facilities performance measures gathered by your peers, and addresses the essential questions every facilities professional must be able to answer in order to effectively perform their roles.

The deadline for completing the survey is Monday, December 17, 2018 at Midnight EST. 

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