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Building Owners and Managers Association International

BOMA International’s Every Building Expo to Debut Technology Pavilion

May 17, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
BOMA's Annual Conference, June 23-25 in San Diego, to Highlight Technology and Sustainability Solutions
 
(WASHINGTON – May 17, 2013) The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International will give attendees of the 2013 Every Building Conference and Expo in San Diego the opportunity to harness the power of both technology and sustainability with special trade show exhibit areas dedicated to elevating high performance buildings.
 
The debut of the Technology Pavilion at the Every Building Expo will showcase the latest building technologies, systems, data management solutions and business tools to help property professionals create and sustain high performance assets.
 
Back by popular demand, the Green Pavilion and ENERGY STAR® Showcase, now in its eighth year at the Expo, will offer cost-effective solutions and products to help property professionals stay one step ahead of the energy management curve.
 
“The Every Building Expo is all about high performance,” remarked BOMA International Chair and Chief Executive Officer Joe Markling, managing director of Strategic Accounts with CBRE.  “In a competitive marketplace, staying up-to-date on the tools and products to reduce energy consumption while using the latest technologies to operate buildings more effectively and efficiently is essential.  Enhancing performance and achieving quantifiable success is priority number one for today’s property professionals.  The solutions and expertise they find in the Technology and Green Pavilions will help them do just that.”
 
This year’s Expo features more than 450 exhibits from the industry’s leading providers.  Other highlights include a grand opening celebration on Sunday, June 23, from 3:00-6:00pm; one-of-a-kind learning labs in “Innovation Alley,” which provide exclusive opportunities to train one-on-one with industry experts; lunch and networking opportunities on Monday, June 24, and Tuesday, June 25; relaxation retreats; and a virtual food drive to benefit the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank.
 
Show hours are:
Sunday, June 23: 3:00-6:00 pm;
Monday, June 24: 10:30 am-2:00 pm; and
Tuesday, June 25: 10:30 am-2:00 pm.
 
A variety of registration options are available, including free Expo-only registration for qualified property and facility professionals.
 
The 2013 Every Building Conference and Expo, held June 23-25 in San Diego, is the commercial real estate industry’s premier professional event.  This collaborative meeting of the industry’s best minds includes more than 40 sessions across six education tracks.  Session topics include: optimizing asset values; cultivating leadership skills and talent; turning sustainability issues into operational practices; harnessing innovation; retaining tenants; increasing operational performance and NOI; and more. General Session speakers include former Navy SEAL Team Six team leader Rob O’Neill and the much-anticipated industry panel discussion, “The Tenant is King: What Office Tenants Want and How to Wow Them,” where panelists will discuss the results of a new global tenant survey, which attendees can use to craft best practices in tenant relations.
 
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About BOMA International
The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a federation of 93 BOMA U.S. associations, BOMA Canada and its 11 regional associations and 13 BOMA international affiliates.  Founded in 1907, BOMA represents the owners and managers of all commercial property types, including nearly 10 billion square feet of U.S. office space that supports 3.7 million jobs and contributes $205 billion to the U.S. GDP.  Its mission is to advance the interests of the entire commercial real estate industry through advocacy, education, research, standards and information.  Find BOMA online at www.boma.org.
 
Contact
Courtney C. McKay
Manager of Communications & Marketing
BOMA International
(202) 326-6352
cmckay@boma.org