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Building Owners and Managers Association International

2011 BOMA Conference Education Helps Position Assets for Recovery

May 16, 2011


Sessions Focus on Increasing Asset Value, Leveraging Technology and Staying ahead of Mandates

(WASHINGTON—May 16, 2011) The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International will feature a comprehensive educational program at the 2011 BOMA International Conference & The Every Building Show® in Washington, D.C., June 26-28, focusing on equipping property professionals with the skills they need to position their assets—and themselves—for economic recovery. The program features more than 40 education sessions organized in five subject tracks led by highly regarded industry practitioners and subject-matter experts who will share best practices for achieving operational excellence, retaining tenants, leveraging technology, staying ahead of green mandates and developing leadership skills.

“Continuing education is a critical component of being the best property professional you can be. This year’s program features our strongest lineup to date, with sessions designed to give attendees takeaways they can implement immediately,” commented BOMA International Chair Ray H. Mackey, Jr., RPA, CPM, CCIM, partner and chief operating officer, Stream Realty Partners, L.P. “Whether you are a young professional or an industry veteran, there is something in this program for everyone.”

The education tracks featured at BOMA 2011 include:

  • Boosting Asset Values features strategies for attracting and retaining tenants, negotiating leases, evaluating asset performance and maximizing net operating income (NOI).
  • Raising the Bar: Creating High-Performance Buildings provides attendees with solutions for synthesizing technologies, systems and data to help create and sustain high performance buildings.
  • Forging Current and Future Leaders showcases the qualities, skills and knowledge that leaders of tomorrow will need to guide the industry into the future.
  • Getting (to) Smart: Leveraging Technologies and Systems for Better Operational Performance offers market-tested methods for optimizing building systems and technologies to enhance building performance.
  • Meeting the Demands of Emerging Regulations and Standards briefs attendees on the new regulations, standards and requirements for commercial buildings that are cropping up across the country and provides strategies for staying ahead of the curve.

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About BOMA International
The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is an international federation of more than 100 local associations and affiliated organizations. Founded in 1907, its 16,500-plus members own or manage more than nine billion square feet of commercial properties. BOMA International’s mission is to enhance the human, intellectual and physical assets of the commercial real estate industry through advocacy, education, research, standards and information. On the Web at

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BOMA International
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