The OPFMA (Ohio Public Facilities Maintenance Association) Annual Conference provides a forum to present and discuss aspects of energy efficiency, renewable energy, updated technology and solutions, protecting the environment as well as health and safety policies – regulatory legislation and codes guideline.
You can choose from many different educational and informative presentations – the Conference offers not only terrific speakers and the best exhibitors around the state, but we tailored the conference to provide an open and collegial atmosphere to promote networking. There are also many raffles to spark the days with fun, the best food the Plaza Hotel could offer, and we have added live entertainment with magic and clean humor at dinner time!
Come advance your knowledge and skills – be ready to absorb a wealth of information pertinent to facilities maintenance in a demanding new era!
Note: The date and location are early information and subject to change.
IFMA is the largest and most widely recognized professional association for facility management. Across the globe, the Association’s 24,000 members are represented in more than 100 countries.
Locally, the Northern Ohio IFMA Chapter represents 80+ members in the greater Cleveland, Akron and Medina areas. Members represent a variety of organizations and corporations, including Allstate Insurance, the Center for Health Affairs, the Cleveland Foundation, Jones Day, Progressive Insurance Co., Sherwin Williams.
The Chapter’s Board of Directors meet monthly at varying locations throughout Northern Ohio and welcome all Chapter members to attend and join in the discussion. Bring an idea. Share a best practice. Present a challenge. Make an introduction. Reach out to our Chapter Administrator at OhioIFMA@att.net for more information upcoming meetings.
The Chapter also regularly hosts facility tours, professional development events, and networking opportunities throughout the year. Locations vary throughout Northern Ohio, to ensure all members have a convenient opportunity to participate and be engaged. Previous tours have included Progressive Field, the Cleveland Playhouse, Allied Technologies, Parker Hannifin’s corporate headquarters, and Saint Martin de Porres High School.
International Council of Shopping Centers invites you to maximize your time in Las Vegas by hitting the deal making floor early. At RECon 2020, you will get:
- Three days of deal making
- Perspectives from industry experts and visionary key notes
- Live programming and interviews on the show floor
- Professional development and career-building opportunities
- Curated destinations showcasing emerging brands, food-and-beverage companies, health-and-wellness providers, outlet centers and more
Register early to get discounts and start planning your time in Las Vegas.
In partnership with onPeak, we are offering discounted rates at select Las Vegas hotels for RECon 2020. Click here to conveniently book your stay, plus find the most affordable hotel options. Note, onPeak is the only official hotel provider endorsed by ICSC, and we encourage you to book through them early for the best selection and price.
The Ohio Roofing Contractors Annual Golf Outing
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Don’t miss this opportunity to get together with other members of the construction industry for leadership development, education, networking, and fun. The 2020 Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) Region Conference is a two day event that includes leadership training sessions, CEU seminars, an awards banquet, plus a companion program for those traveling with attendees. We invite you to take advantage of this opportunity and visit the beautiful Queen City!
The 2020 CSI Great Lakes Region Conference is hosted by the Cincinnati, Louisville, and Bluegrass CSI Chapters.
Over 1,500 public school business officials (SBOs) rely on OASBO as an essential resource; offering guidance and support as they serve their districts, and providing key programs and services to aid in their continuous pursuit of personal and professional growth and success.
Serving public school district treasurer/CFOs, business managers, food service, transportation supervisors and support staff since 1936, OASBO views its role as a highly collaborative, caring advisor in school finance, professional development and legislative advocacy efforts.
Educational Credits: Contact hours towards CEUs: 1.0 hrs
The annual conference and trade show expo unites hundreds of industry professionals
DesignColumbus is celebrating its ninth year as an event co-sponsored by the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) Columbus Chapter and U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) Ohio, but the show had a long history before that. Read on for the story of Design-Columbus.
CSI has been active in the Columbus area for 64 years and traditionally used a trade show to market new products in a face-to-face setting. Early partners in their show included the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Builders Exchange (BX).
Don’t miss the premier annual event for restaurant facility professionals. Gather with peers, meet new vendors and industry-shapers—all under one big roof at the Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center in Denver, Colorado. It’s three days of talented speakers, education sessions, knowledge sharing and building up your best network of relationships and resources, in a fantastic laid-back setting.
The 33rd ORCA Convention and Working Trade Show will be held in Hall C at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Exhibits will feature continuous product demonstrations, contests, and much more.
Get hands-on experience and first hand knowledge from Ohio Roofing Contractors you can’t learn anywhere else!
- February 23 - February 24
- February 26