The Cal-Poly Pomona College of Business Administration and NPMA (National Property Managers Association) is providing a free, online Property & Asset Management Symposium today Tuesday, April 20th from 1 pm – 5:30 pm Eastern. See more details in Upcoming Events.
This week’s ALN Th@4pm ET April 22nd will feature Dominic Townsend, President, ABS Quality Evaluations and ALN Board Member in a chat with Jim Dieter, ALN CEO. Register at this link and, as usual, see more below in the People section.
Portland, Oregon Parks & Recreation Asset Management Department is expanding its team. Duties of the new professional position include coordinating stakeholder involvement and workspace asset management for 800 permanent staff and 2,000 seasonal workers. Learn more about the job listing at this link.
Dominic Townsend, President, ABS Quality Evaluations has been with the company since 2008 and has been in certification for much of his career. Mr. Townsend has been director of Independent International Organisation for Certification, was a board member for the International Accreditation of Accredited Registrars and is currently an ALN Board Member. He is a CPA. Mr. Townsend will be speaking with Jim Dieter on the organizational value of certification.
Abandoned Appalachian mines are being converted to bike paths, office parks and even a winery. Learn more about the actions and legislation needed for transitioning more mine liabilities into assets in this article in The Revelator magazine.
Learn from Australia
Australia has a longer history of systematically addressing government asset management than does the U.S. The Australian Asset Management Council has a government forum for sharing best practices and lessons learned. See more at this link and consider encouraging the U.S. Federal Government to establish a similar forum.
NPMA and Cal Poly Pomona CBA
Property and Asset Management Symposium
Tuesday 20 April 1 pm – 5:30 pm Eastern
The Cal-Poly Pomona College of Business Administration and the National Property Managers Association is providing an online Property & Asset Management Symposium today. The NPMA is providing CEUs for qualified attendees. Many ALN friends and colleagues will be presenting. The free event can be accessed at any time from 1 pm – 5:30 pm Eastern.
Welcome and Introductions: Robert Kaehler, CPPS, NPMA; CGI Federal; ALN Board Member
Opening Message: Dr. Erik Rolland, Dean of the Cal Poly Pomona College of Business Administration
The Six Business Systems for Federal Contractors – What You Need to Know: Tom Ruckdaschel, CPPM, CF and Alex Mikhelson, Baker Tilly
Poll Everywhere – Word Cloud: Lead, Robert Kaehler, CPPS
Message from the Society of Law, Contracts and Property: Rayyan Tabani, Cal Poly Pomona Society of Law, Contracts, and Property
P3 – Who Owns It and Who Needs to Clean It Up? Dr. John Wyatt, Contract Management & Business Law Professor – Cal Poly Pomona
Poll Everywhere – Building Our Knowledge
Disallowance of the Reimbursement of Cost – As It Applies to Government Property: Dr. Douglas N. Goetz, CPPM, CF,GP Consultants, LLC
Regulations and Statutes: Stephanie Casper, Cal Poly Pomona Society of Law, Contracts, and Property
Uniform Guidance – How It Impacts Law, Contracts, and Property: Ivonne Bachar, CPPM, CF, Senior Director, Property Management Office, Stanford University
Case Study Mini Topic: Allegra Roza, Cal Poly Pomona Society of Law, Contracts, and Property
ISO 55000 – The Future of Government Property Management; Steven Holland, CPPM, CF, A55K and Sabrina Nguyen, CPPS, A55K, Logistics Management Institute (LMI)
Closing Message: Bill Franklin, CPPM, National President, NPMA/Noblis
ALN Th@4 ET
Thursdays at 4 pm Eastern – Register Here
April 22 –
Dominic Townsend, ABS Quality Evaluations
April 29 –
To Be Announced
May 6 –
Chris Lyles, Western Area Power Administration
May 13 –
Dr. Annette Kampf-Dern
May 20 –
To Be Announced
May 27 –
Malak Bahrami, Fairfax County Park Authority