7th Asset Leadership Week October 5 – 8, 2020 – Save the Dates

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Save the Dates! The week will feature one public day of events on Wednesday 7 October at the National Academy of Sciences, 2100 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. Monday 5 October will include Asset Leadership Training for those interested in A55K Professional Certification to validate their value for participating in developing a Strategic Asset Management Plan. Tuesday 6 October will feature events for the ALN Community, including Senior Fellows, Organizational Members, ...
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USCG Calls Out ISO 55000 to Congress

The ISO 55000 management system for asset management was cited by U.S. Coast Guard Rear Admiral Nathan Moore in a 2019 Statement to a U.S. House of Representatives Transportation Subcommittee. Admiral Moore is the USCG Assistant Commandant for Engineering and Logistics. In his statement on Coast Guard Shore Infrastructure, Admiral Moore covered shore plant inventory, funding, continuous improvement and other issues. Admiral Moore stated: “The Coast Guard’s Civil Engineering Program execu...
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The Impact of the 6th Asset Leadership Week

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The 6th Asset Leadership Week began again this year at the National Academies of Sciences and again concluded with education and advocacy on Capitol Hill. Organized by the Asset Leadership Network, this Week highlights the dramatic benefits gained by professionals who take a rational, systematic approach to management of assets in all categories, including infrastructure, water, energy, personal property, IT, facilities. . . everything. The Asset Leadership Network has one mission – makin...
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ALN Inaugural Law Enforcement Symposium on Logistics and Asset Management

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The first Law Enforcement Symposium on Logistics and Asset Management was facilitated by the Asset Leadership Network at the Partnership for Public Service in December 2019. Grant Thornton Public Sector was the ALN Organizational Member that coordinated the event, which included a keynote presentation by Richard K. Cline, Deputy Director of the Federal Protective Service. More than 50 people from seven federal agencies and 2 departments spent a half day at the Symposium, which also includ...
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A55K Certification in Spanish

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The Asset Leadership Network now offers A55K Professional Certification in Spanish. The translation of the approved course material available from the Andrew James Advisory Group has been validated by the Asset Leadership Network and the A55K Professional Certification exam has been translated. Those interested in learning more about the Spanish language version of A55K Professional Certification can contact A55K@AssetLeadership.net
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National Asset Leadership Strategy Advocacy

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After the warm reception to the National Asset Leadership Strategy (NALS) on Capitol Hill as part of the 6th Asset Leadership Week, advocacy is taking a structured approach. NALS sponsor, Grant Thornton, hosted an advocacy meeting where options for targeted presentations and general promotions were discussed. ALN Senior Fellow Jack Kelly has been meeting with Congressional staffers to promote the concepts in the NALS, which is available on the web site under the "Papers" tab. Jim Dieter A...
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University Facilities Condition Assessment Webinar Nov 21

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Sightlines, a Gordian Company, will provide a webinar on Unversity Facilities Condition Assessment. Join campus leaders from Rice University and the University of Maryland on Thursday, November 21 at 2 p.m. EST to learn how they have taken the FCA to the next level to effectively communicate investment priorities across campus and create actionable funding plans. Jack Baker, Ph.D, PE, Executive Director of Operations and Maintenance at the University of Maryland, Bart Salmon, MBA, Assi...
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ABS Quality Evaluations, Inc. President Dominic Townsend to Present at 6th Asset Leadership Week

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Dominic Townsend, President of ABS Quality Evaluations, Inc., will be a featured speaker at the 6th Asset Leadership Week in Washington, D.C. September 23 - 26, 2019.  ABS Quality Evaluations, Inc. (ABS QE) is an accredited ISO 55001 certification body. Certification to ISO 55001 provides assurance to stakeholders that an organization has an effective management system in place for the management of its assets, and is monitoring and continually improving. ABS QE also certifies organiza...
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ISO 55001 Certification Project to Highlight 6th Asset Leadership Week

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Gary Merrow, Vice President of Facilities for Atlanta Airport Terminal Company, lead his team in achieving ISO 55001 certification for the terminal facilities and related assets at the busiest airport in the country. Mr. Merrow will be speaking at the 6th Asset Leadership Week and participating in a breakout session for airport related professionals. For more information about the breakout session, contact info@assetleadership.net.
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