Facilities Capital Planning at APPA 2013

August 1, 2013

As a leader in facilities capital planning and management, VFA will be exhibiting at APPA’s Annual Conference and Exhibition from August 2nd through August 5th in Minneapolis, Minnesota. With over 500 facilities officers, capital planners and managers from across North America, there will definitely be some exciting and innovative presentations from the profession’s top thought- leaders on the current and future state of educational facilities. APPA provides the perfect opportunity to learn about common trends in the industry and solutions for frequent challenges faced on campus.

On Friday, August 2, Marco Benitez, Director of Analysis Assessment and Risk Management at Florida International University will be joining VFA’s own Senior Director of Product Management, Scott Cormier, to discuss how to to adopt a lifecycle asset management approach to justify year-over-year funding needs. Attendees will learn how this proactive approach works, how it helps justify funding requests and save money, and the challenges and benefits of using internal staff to keep facility condition data up-to-date.

Visitors to the VFA booth, #723, can also see a demo of our patented facility self-assessment solution, VFA.auditor®. Combining the power of mobile technologies, including the iPad® and Android™ tablet, with VFA’s extensive facility condition assessment experience, VFA.auditor enables organizations to utilize in-house resources to quickly and cost-effectively conduct assessments.

Stop by the VFA booth #723 to learn how to make the case for facility funding and see the latest solutions for effective facilities capital planning.

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