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Targeted Titles & Topics 2022-2023 Series – JULY

Critical Issues Facing
Senior Facilities Officers

July 27-29, 2022 | Hilton Chicago O’Hare Airport | Chicago, Illinois

Join a gathering that will collect senior leaders from North America to discuss some of the critical challenges being faced today. The topical programming that will be addressed will focus on skills, reskilling, and recruitment of the labor force; educational facilities budget/financial frameworks; sustainability/climate change and its impact on energy & utility costs & delivery systems; and the criticality of the facilities organization’s focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), all with enhanced experience exchange. Leveraging our collective knowledge is the most innovative form of excellence that can solve the challenges of today!

We are pleased to announce that Kim Lear of Inlay Insights will give the keynote address. Kim is a writer and researcher who explores how emerging trends impact the future of our workforce and marketplace. She is known for her ability to use a mix of data, storytelling, humor, and actionable takeaways to discuss the trends that most impact the bottom line of organizations.


Recommended Audience: Senior Facilities Officers (AVPs/AVCs and Directors)


• Discussions on the changing workforce and trends in reskilling
• Exposure to sustainability innovation on a global scene with APPA’s Strategic Partners
• Explore facilities’ financial frameworks and reinvent the budget model
• Understanding the impact of diversity, equity, & inclusion on our organizations


• Collaborate with colleagues and share wisdom
• Explore solutions with immediate implementation
• Develop new strategies to meet today’s challenges head-on

All Critical Issues Facing Senior Facilities Officer programming will be held at the Hilton Chicago Airport Hotel. Visit us today to view the schedule of events.

APPA’s room block has SOLD OUT. However, we are holding a handful of rooms. For assistance with reservations, contact Suzanne Healy, director of professional development today.

APPA’s advanced registration for this program is now closed. Ready to still join us for an in-depth networking opportunity unlike any other with an investment of only $595 members? Contact Suzanne Healy, director of professional development to secure your spot!

For additional questions on Critical Issues Facing Senior Facilities Officer, contact APPA Staff for assistance.