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  1. 1. April 29, 2009 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Washington, DC Obama’s Administration has prioritized green government. Get the funding and get started in renovating your facilities. You Will Learn to: Understand the Recovery Act and track the distribution of funds from GSA to improve energy efficiency and waste prevention Examine U.S. Green Building Council and LEED certification Reduce costs by advancing energy efficiency, water conservation and the use of renewable energy sources Increase the productivity, comfort and health of employees Improve facility interagency cooperation www.PerformanceWeb.org 1
  2. 2. Renovation, Repair and Improvement for Green Government Facilities Who About Day One: April 29, 2009 Should Attend: this Event: 9:00 Understand the Recovery Act Focus on Greening Federal Buildings • Identify the important legislation of the Recovery Act with a special focus on greening •TheSenior Project Managers federal buildings Recovery Act is helping to strengthen the faltering US • Examine the timing of allocation and the distribution of funds from GSA • Project Managers economy through new funding • Understand the importance of the U.S. Green Building Council’s (“USGBC”) LEED certification system and new initiatives under the Recovery Act •opportunities, including $4.5 billion Program Managers for “green” construction in federal •offices. The U.S. General Services PMO Managers 9:30 Administration (GSA) is tasked • Project Team Leaders Sustainable Buildings: Retrofitting to Create New High-Performing with converting federal building Green Building •to “High-Performance Green Project Portfolio • Learn about public policies that affect green buildings, successful government initiatives Buildings,” to reduce negative Directors and incentives on green building implementation impacts on the environment, • Gather some cost-saving techniques as well as innovations in building renovation •improve buildingQuality Directors, performance. and construction Assurance Personnel • Examine the LEED initiatives in the federal government and determine how your agency The Performance Institute is matches up •hosting Renovation, Repair and Chief Information Officers Improvement for Green Government Facilities. This one-day event will 11:00 •help you andSupport Staff Project your colleagues Moving Towards Sustainability: Strategic Energy and understand important legislation, Waste Management … and anyone with an distribution of in improving how interest new funds and • Save money by reducing your energy consumption up to 30% with low cost measures your organization can receive their leadership skills in energy efficiency, transportation, recycling, and water conservation much-needed funding to renovate, • Use tools to calculate the environmental benefits and examine ways to reduce fuel repair, improve and green federal consumption and save energy and water facilities. This forum will outline • Leverage the restraints of an older building to your advantage for ensured ongoing issues of building, operating and energy and cost savings maintaining sustainable facilities. Beth Martin Chief of Compliance and Pollution Prevention There’s no time to lose! Sign up for US Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine this comprehensive event today and guide your organization through 12:00 this challenging economy with Lunch new financial resources. Hosted in Metro-Accessible Arlington, VA. 2
  3. 3. Renovation, Repair and Improvement for Green Government Facilities Who Day One, Continued: April 29, 2009 Should Attend: 1:00 Green Compliance: Conducting Proper Energy and Water Audits • Discover ways for assessing how much water is used and how much can be saved in • Facility and Building your agency Mangers • Conduct several audits to determine if your agency is in risk of not being compliant • Learn how to cut your water and energy usage by 30% from simple conservation measures without changing your office too much • Property and Contract Managers 2:00 • Environmental Quality Green Building Purchasing: Learning How to Buy Eco-Friendly Green Products Managers and Strategic Planners • Promote contractors and corporations that are using green materials and purchase their goods • Learn how to devise an agency-wide acquisition plan that focuses on green • Environmental Research purchasing outcomes Analyst • Gain strategic advice on transforming green procurement techniques into best-in- class practices • Waste Services and Cynthia Vallina Public Works Energy Program Examiner Office of Management and Budget • Administrative Services 3:00 • Utility Providers Adjourn • Project Mangers 3
  4. 4. Renovation, Repair and Improvement for Green Government Facilities Logistics & Registration REGISTRATION 1. ONLINE at www.RecoveryActGuide.com Venue 2. VIA FAX to 703-894-0482 Renovation, Repair and Improvement for Green Government 3. VIA PHONE to 703-894-0481 Facilities will be held at The Performance Institute Training Center in Arlington, VA. A public parking garage is located 4. VIA MAIL to 1515 N. Courthouse Road, Sixth Floor inside of the building for $10/day. Continental breakfast and Arlington, VA 22201 refreshments will be provided for delegates on each day. Yes! Register me for Renovation, Repair and Improvement for Green Government Facilities The Performance Institute Please call me. I am interested in a special group discount for my team 1515 North Courthouse Rd., Suite 600 Arlington, VA 22201 703-894-0481 Delegate Information Hotel and travel costs are not included in conference tuition. Name Title Tuition Office Organization The tuition rate for attending Renovation, Repair and Improvement for Green Government Facilitiest is $299. Address For more information, please contact Paul Rogers at 858-866-9386 or at Rogers@PerformanceWeb.org City State Zip Cancellation Policy The Performance Institute will provide a full refund less $50 administrative fee for cancellations four weeks before the event. If cancellation occurs within two weeks prior to conference start date, no refund will be issued. Registrants who fail to attend and do not cancel prior to the meeting will be charged the entire Telephone Fax registration fee. All the cancellation requests need to be made online Your confirmation email contains links to modify or cancel registrations. Please note that the cancellation is not final until you receive a written confirmation. Payment must be secured prior to the conference. If payment is not received by the conference start date, a Email method of payment must be presented at the time of registration in order to guarantee your participation at the event. Quality Assurance Payment Information The Performance Institute strives to provide you with the most productive and effective educational experience Training Form/Purchase Order possible. If after completing the course you feel there is some way we can improve, please write your comments on the evaluation form provided upon your arrival. Should you feel dissatisfied with your learning Check (accepted by mail only) experience and wish to request a credit or refund, please submit it in writing no later than 10 business days Credit Card after the end of the training to: The Performance Institute: Quality Assurance, 1515 N. Courthouse Road, Suite 600, Arlington, VA 22201 Note: As speakers are confirmed six months before the event, some speaker changes or topic changes may occur in the program. The Performance Institute is not responsible for speaker changes, but will work to ensure a comparable speaker is located to participate in the program. Credit Card Number Billing Zip Exp. Date If for any reason The Performance Institute decides to cancel this conference, The Performance Institute accepts no responsibility for covering airfare, hotel or other costs incurred by registrants, including delegates, sponsors and guests. Name on Card 3-Digit Verification # Discounts • All ‘Early Bird’ Discounts must require payment at time of registration and before the cut-off date in order to receive any discount. Please make checks payable to: The Performance Institute • Any discounts offered whether by The Performance Institute (including team discounts) must also require payment at the time of registration. Priority Code: E114-WEB • All discount offers cannot be combined with any other offer. • Discounts cannot be applied retroactively 4