DISCUSION QUESTIONS 1) Each sport event & facility has specific what associated with it? 2) How much $ did the US spend on new sport facilities in 2008? 3) What % more does it cost to upgrade most facilities to meet modern-day standards than it does to build new ones? 4) When & where was the first university sport management program established? 5) What are the 2 largest trends facing facility managers? 6) Define "sustainability." 7) What year was the first Earth Day held? 8) How is a "green facility" defined? 9) Who established standards for green facilities? 10) What does "LEED" stand for? 11) What was the first LEED-certified professional stadium? 12) What did NFL officials implement in 2005 due to concerns over NFL stadiums being terrorist targets? 13) What facility hosted the first NHL Winter Classic in 2008?
EACH EVENT & FACILITY HAS SPECIFIC WHAT ASSOCIATED WITH IT? RISKS
HOW MUCH $$$ DID THE US SPEND ON NEW SPORT FACILITIES DURING 2008? $3.34 BILLION WHY NOT JUST RENOVATE EXISTING FACILITIES RATHER THAN BUILD NEW ONES? IT IS ESTIMATED THAT UPGRADING MOST FACILITIES TO MEET MODERN-DAY EXPECTATIONS WOULD COST 25% MORE THAN BUILDING NEW ONES.
GREEN FACILITY “ A STRUCTURE THAT IS DESIGNED, BUILT, RENOVATED, OPERATED, OR REUSED IN AN ECOLOGICAL & RESOURCE-EFFICIENT MANNER.” SUSTAINABLE DESIGN “ THE PHILOSOPHY OF DESIGNING PHYSICAL OBJECTS, THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT, & SERVICES TO COMPLY WITH THE PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMIC, SOCIAL, & ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY.”
U.S. GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL (USGBC) -A NON-PROFIT TRADE ORGANIZATION THAT PROMOTES SUSTAINABILITY IN HOW BUILDINGS ARE DESIGNED, BUILT, & OPERATED. THE GREEN BUILDING CERTIFICATION INSTITUTE (GBCI) -ESTABLISHED BY USGBC, IT PROVIDES A SERIES OF EXAMS TO ALLOW INDIVIDUALS TO BECOME ACCREDITED FOR THEIR KNOWLEDGE OF THE LEED SYSTEM.
LEED LEADERSHIP in ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN “ AN INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED GREEN BUILDING CERTIFICATION SYSTEM, PROVIDING BUILDING OWNERS & OPERATORS A CONCISE FRAMEWORK FOR IDENTIFYING & IMPLEMENTING PRACTICAL & MEASURABLE GREEN BUILDING DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, OPERATIONS, & MAINTENANCE SOLUTIONS.”
TRAINING SECURITY PERSONNEL IN BIOLOGICAL AGENT & EXPLOSIVE DEVICE DETECTION TECHNIQUES
CONCERNED THAT NFL STADIUMS WERE ATTRACTIVE TERRORIST TARGETS, WHAT SECURITY MEASURE DID THE NFL IMPLEMENT IN 2005? PAT-DOWN SEARCHES
AT THE BEGINNING OF THE 2011 SEASON, THE NFL ENHANCED THE PAT-DOWN SEARCHES BY REQUIRING TEAMS TO SEARCH SPECTATORS FROM THE ANKLES UP.
NHL All-Star Game Takes On Canadian Theme JAN 23-29: Page 6
1) What city is hosting the All-Star Game? -OTTAWA 2) What company is the title sponsor? -TIM HORTONS 3) What company is sponsoring a night 5K skate? -ENERGIZER BATTERIES 4) What company holds the naming rights to the arena that the All-Star game will be played? -SCOTIABANK 5) Who are the 2 team captains for Sunday's game? -ZDENO CHARA(BRUINS) & DANIEL ALFREDSSON(SENATORS) 6) What company is the title sponsor of the Skills Competition? -MOLSON CANADIAN 7) As far as sponsorship, why is the Skills Competition considered "cluttered?” -VARIOUS SPONSORS FOR INDIVISUAL EVENTS.