APPA U Returns in-Person—Registration Now Open!
September 11-15, 2022
Join your colleagues for an in-person APPA U this coming September 11-15, 2022, at the OMNI Providence and Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, Rhode Island!
Institute for Facilities Management
September 11-15, 2022
September 13-15, 2022
Upcoming Targeted Titles & Topics Series
Critical Issues Facing Senior Facilities Officers
July 27-29, 2022
The Hilton Chicago O’Hare Airport Hotel
Programming will focus on a) skills, reskilling, and recruitment of the labor force; b) educational facilities budget/financial frameworks; c) sustainability/climate change and its impact on energy & utility costs & delivery systems; and d) the criticality of the facilities organization’s focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), all with enhanced experience exchange
Space & All Its Entanglements
Week of October 15th
Charlotte, NC Metro Area
Registration Opens August 29, 2022
Centered on such topics as physical and economic constraints; issues of remote/hybrid delivery systems; utilization of technologies; benchmarking needs to revenue drivers; assessing physical requirements; and more.
APPA 2022 Award Winners
APPA is pleased to announce our 2022 award winners:
2022 APPA Fellow – Glen Haubold, New Mexico State University (emeritus)
2022 Meritorious Service – David Handwork, CEFP, United Commercial Energy Partners, LLC
2022 Pacesetter – Sheri Vucci, CEFP, Smithsonian Institution
2022 Rex Dillow Award for Outstanding Article –
Cameron Christensen, CEFP, The Juilliard School
Ventilation as a Tool to Protect Against COVID-19
2022 Effective & Innovative Practices –
Florida State University Campus Master Plan
The Juilliard School Ventilation Study and Improvements Project
University of Alabama Emergency Response Project Team
University of California, San Francisco Campus Custodial Services
University of Virginia Partners In Promoting Mindful Driving
Nominations and applications are now being taken for APPA’s 2023 institutional and individual awards:
• Douglas K. Christensen Distinguished Leadership and Ethics Award
• APPA Fellow
• Pacesetter Award
• Meritorious Service Award
• President’s Award
• Unsung Heroes Award
• Rex Dillow Award for Outstanding Article
• Business Partner Award
Complete a submission by logging into your myAPPA account. Click on the myAPPA link at the top of the page. In the left column of options, you’ll see myAwards Submissions.
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The app has many features including APPAexch, offering a searchable compendium of peer-to-peer sharing of expertise in the format of a quick-response discussion list. You can easily post questions and get immediate responses from your colleagues and members of APPA’s growing community.
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Check Out APPA’s Webinar Schedule for 2022
APPA’s popular webinar series continues in 2022 with scheduled free educational facilities webinars on a near-weekly basis throughout the year.
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Anita Dosik is APPA’s associate director of publications and managing editor of Facilities Manager. You can reach her at email@example.com.