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2021 Archived Webinars/Town Halls

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All recording with an accompanying confirmation form are available for Continuing Education Credits. Just complete the form and return it to Billie Zidek to receive your certificate.

September Archived Town Hall

APPA Town Hall – Shaping Space & Place to Enhance Connections & Build Community (09/24/2021)
Keith Woodward, Associate Vice President for Facilities Operations, Quinnipiac University
Joe Whitefield, Assistant Vice President, Facilities Services Department, Middle Tennessee State University
Loren Rullman, Principal & Director, Higher Education, Workshop Architects & Planning (formerly Grand Valley State University, Provost for Student Affairs & Dean of Students)

Current CEFP Recipients can earn points for watching live or recorded APPA weekly webinars. To receive credit for recorded webinars simply complete the Confirmation Form and email it to Billie Zidek at [email protected] to receive an attendance certificate which can be uploaded to your recertification account.

June Archived Town Hall

6/21/2021 Changing Fall 2021 Reopening Strategies
Dan Levering, Interim Executive Director for Facilities Operations, Willams College
Keith Woodward, Assistant Vice President, Facilities Operations, Quinnipiac University
Kevin Harris, Senior Director, Facilities Operations, Northwestern University
Lalit Agarwal, Director, Maintenance & Utility Services, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

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May Archived Town Hall

5/21/2021 APPA Town Hall – Practical Realities of COVID and Your HVAC Systems
Linda Dickey, RN, MPH, CIC, CPHQ, FAPIC, CEO/Consultant, Linda L. Dickey Consulting, LLC
Aaron Lapsley,  Founder & Principal,  System2
David Handwork, Associate Vice Chancellor for Facilities Management, Arkansas State University
David Irvin, Associate Vice President for Facilities, Florida State University

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February Archived Town Hall

2/19/2021 – APPA Town HallConsidering the Remote/Hybrid Workplace
Joe Bilotta, President & CEO, JBA Incorporated
Emmanuel Daniel, Director of Digital Transformation for Smart Buildings and Campuses, Microsoft
Rick Huijbregts, Vice President, Strategy and Innovation, George Brown College
Paul Knowles, Director of Space Planning, University of Kentucky Campus Planning

2/5/2021 – The Campus COVID Economy: A Focus on Institutional Revenues & Expenses
Guest Speaker: Terry W. Hartle, Senior Vice President, Government and Public Affairs, ACE (American Council on Education)

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January Archived Town Hall

1/8/2021 – APPA Town Hall – Healthy, Smart Buildings! Why You Should Care
Lalit Agarwal, Director, Utility & Energy Management, University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Emmanuel H.R. Daniel, Director, Digital Transformation for Smart Buildings & Campuses, Microsoft
Patrick Duffy, PE, LEED AP BD+C Principal, BR+A Consulting Engineers
Adam Gogolski, Product Manager, Gordian
David Handwork, Assistant Vice Chancellor of Facilities Management, Arkansas State University
Rob Murchison, Principal and Co-Founder, Intelligent Buildings, LLC

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August Archived Webinars

8/19/2021 – Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality: Does Air Purification Work and is it the Right Solution for Healthy Buildings?
Presenter: Peter Mann, CEO, Oransi

8/12/2021 – Reducing Construction Costs + Realizing Design Using Fire Codes
Presenter: Simon Goodhead, Principal, The Coxe Group

8/4/2021 – All About Teak Wood
Kim Asner, Casual Country Teak
Stephanie Cohen, Casual Country Teak

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July Archived Webinars

Replacement of Failed Steam and Condensate Direct Buried Piping System (07/08/2021)
Thomas Fydenkevez, Section Head Utilities at University of Massachusetts Amherst
Laura Duncan, President/Owner, Gilsulate International, Inc.

Accelerate Your School Facility Emergency Game Plan Proactive readiness for Facility Teams (07/14/2021)
David Trask, National Director, ARC Facilities
Marco Gaylord, Chief of School Operations, Middletown School District

Water Management for Construction: Commissioning Water Quality to Reduce Risk and Improve Building Asset Management (07/29/2021)
Presenter: Molly M. Scanlon, PhD, FAIA, FACHA, Phigenics

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June Archived Webinars

Drones, Are They Good for Your Campus? (06/24/2021)
Mark Lutkenhoff, Maintenance Services Manager-Structural, Michigan State University
Candis Sheehan,
Utilities Project Coordinator, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Markus Hogue,
Geospatial Information and Drones, The University of Texas at Austin

Building a “Flywheel” to Advance Deferred Maintenance Funding (06/17/2021)
Presenter: Matt Marek, Vice President of Capital Strategies, Performa

Managing Green Roofs – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (06/16/2021)
Presenter: Rick Buist, President, Bioroof Systems Inc & XeroFlor North America

CPRe: Creatively (re)positioning your real estate (06/10/2021)
Presenter: Kevin Scully, AIA NCARB, Higher Education Marketing Leader

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May Archived Webinars

Fire Safety Education During a Pandemic: How do you deliver Fire Safety training during a Pandemic? (05/13/2021)
Robert (Bob) Ferrara, Director of Fire Safety, Montclair State University
John Keane, Fire Safety Specialist, Montclair State University 
Sandy Mills-Alford, CEO, AliveTek, Inc

The Efficiency Opportunities of a Comprehensive Water Management Program
– Part IV – Chiller Efficiency
Presenters: Michael P. Doyle, P.E., LEED AP & Larry Seigel, Phigenics
Ready for Return: Retrofitting Your HVAC System for a Safer Campus (05/05/2021)
Presenter: Robert Weidner, Mechanical Practice Leader, Gannett Fleming

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April Archived Webinars

You Got This: Motivation & Performance (4/29/2021)
Presenter: Dave Patten, Business Operations Manager, Weber State University

Part I: Viral Transmission in the Indoor Environment and the Impact of CleaningPart II: How to Validate Strategies that Reduce the Spread of COVID-19 (04/28/2021)
Dr. Karen Dannemiller, Assistant Professor College of Engineering, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University
Dr. Richard Shaughnessy, Director of the Indoor Air Quality Research Program at the University of Tulsa

Coil Restoration & AHU Sanitization: Driving Improved IAQ and Energy Savings through Innovation (04/22/2021)
Mark Helms – Assistant Vice President, Facilities Services, University of Florida
Mike Bodón, President & CEO of AQUIS

Return to Campus the ‘Smart’ Way: the 3 Major Benefits of Smart Waste (4/8/2021)
Jeff Satwicz, Vice President, Product Strategy & Innovation, BigBelly
Lin King, Zero Waste Manager, UC Berkley

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March Archived Webinars

03/26/2021 – Member Connection (Passcode – 0c&XKQQF)
Presidential Triad:
Jim Jackson, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Facilities Operations, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, President
Dave Irvin,
Associate Vice President for Facilities, Florida State University, President-elect
Ruthann Manlet,
Associate Director, Facilities Management, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, Immediate Past President
Committee Vice Presidents:
Beth Clark, Budget Analyst III, Penn State University
David Handwork, Assistant Vice Chancellor of Facilities Management, Arkansas State University
Rob Murchison, Co-founder, Intelligent Buildings, LLC
Margaret Tennessen, Deputy Associate Vice Chancellor, University of Wisconsin-Madison

03/25/2021 – Document Management in COVID Times- Transitioning to a Cloud-Based System
Presenter: Vivica Williams, President, ArchScan

03/11/2021 – Shared Services Models: An Opportunity for Efficiencies
Jeremy Dixon, Director of One Stop Student Services, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Lee M. Smith
, Senior Director, Huron Consulting Group 
Melissa Long Shuter,
Executive Director of Business Operations, University of Louisville
Carolyn E. Farley
, Education Specialist, DIRTT Environmental Solutions

03/04/2021 – How Smart is your Lab? Achieving High-Performance Laboratories with the Smart Labs Toolkit
Rachel Romero, Energy Engineer and Project Leader, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Otto Van Geet,
Principal Engineer, Integrated Applications Center, NREL
Amanda Kirkeby,
Energy Engineer, Applied Engineering Group

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February Archived Webinars

2/11/2021 – Leveraging Your Assets
Presenter: Chuck Farnsworth, Senior Director, of Educational Programs, APPA

2/17/2021 – The State of Facilities in Higher Ed – The Context, the Reality, the Future
Pete Zuraw, Vice President, Market Strategy and Development, Gordian
E. Lander Medlin, Executive Vice President, APPA
Q&A Document

2/25/2021 – Practical Guidance for Energy Recovery Ventilation in Educational Spaces; During and After Pandemic Periods
Presenter: Christopher Glover, Director, Energy Recovery Restoration, Airxchange

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January Archived Webinars

1/21/2021 – Drastically Reduce Maintenance Spending, by Waterproofing Your Concrete for Decades

Presenter: Peter Kesser, Alchemco

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Copies of presentation slides available by contacting Billie Zidek, Manager, Special Projects.