Facilities Directors Conference

Facilities Directors & Constructors Conference

September 19 & 20, 2019

Montgomery Renaissance Hotel


Check-In and Registration                                                                                                    10:00 am-11:00am

Lunch and Opening Session: Energy Code Requirements: ASHRAE 90.1                          11:00am-Noon
Greg Ortt, LC, IESNA

Break                                                                                                                                     Noon-12:10pm

Opening Keynote: Update from AL Dept of Finance/Real Property Management                12:10pm-1:00pm

Mickey Allen, Assistant Finance Director - Real Property Management
Frank Barnes, Dept of Finance Division of Construction Management

Campus Panel: Future Campus Construction Plan/Obstacles and Pitfalls Roundtable          1:10-2:45pm
Moderator: Phil Yance, Robins & Morton; Tom Love, University of Alabama
Greg Parsons, UAB; Tim Aho, Aho Architects; Simon Yendle, Auburn University                    
Perry Taylor, Architect - ALSDE

Break                                                                                                                                         2:45-2:55pm

Title 41 & 39 Discussion:                                                                                                           2:55-4:00pm
State legislative committees are currently reviewing Title 39 & 41 of the state constitution.  
Moderator: David Pugh, Bradley; Greg Parsons, UAB
Scott Fuller, Auburn University; Tyce Hudson, Turner Construction
Tim Leopard, University of AL

 Building Block Bonus Session                                                                                                    4:00-5:00pm
*New this year: Network directly with campus facility personnel one-on-one during this session.  Vendor/Sponsors will also share best practices topics and demonstrations of their services.

Hosted Cocktail Reception                                                                                                          5:00 – 6:00pm


Breakfast                                                                                                                                       7:30am-8:30am
Focus on Safety: Safety/Logistics Plan, Best Practices                                                                8:00am-9:00am
Participants will discuss how contractors and campus personal can ensure safety during weather, security threats and on campus construction projects
Moderator: Frank Wampol, BL Harbert Int.; James Boullemet, Robins & Morton
Greg Hayes, Bailey-Harris Construction; Joe Cobb, University of AL

Break                                                                                                                                               9:00am-9:15am

Budget Outlook for the Upcoming Session                                                                                     9:15am-10:15am
Moderator: Dave Stewart, Bradley; Doryan Carlton, Assist. State Budget Officer         
William Filmore, Director of Legislative Affairs; 
Derek Trotter, Del Marsh’s Chief of Staff

Keynote: Representative Bill Poole                                                                                                 10:15am-11:15am