ALN Newsletter October 12 2020

Follow this link for information on a web course focused on understanding and application of ISO 55000.  A new, 2-week course begins on 9 November 2020 to prepare people for the ALN 55K Professional Certification Exam starting 20 November 2020.This week's newsletter is a little different. It has two parts.  The first is a response to Lt. General (ret.) Russel Honore’s call for a “new model” to address disaster preparedness and resiliency. Genera...
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ALN Th@4 – Federal Asset Managers Session – 10/8

Bob Leitch, ALN Senior Fellow is leading a panel with Chris Vick, Asset Management Director, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (not pictured); Peter Dodgion, Asset Management Program Manager, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Civil Works; and Keith Hanigan, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Operations, Bureau of Administration, U.S. Department of State https://youtu.be/vYzIwxOMsmg https://youtu.be/oGeQ1Aap6og https://youtu.be/--qTguRmQ4A https://youtu.be/s5aLaUeSfBc https://youtu.b...
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Demystifying Standards and Certifications – 10/8 – 1pm Eastern

Organizational and professional certifications are critical core components to dramatic mission success and increased value from assets. Understand how to incorporate the best means for your organization’s success. https://youtu.be/F4eHFlWDSNA Speakers include: Rhys Davies, Global Consulting Leader for Asset Management at Atkins and Chair of ISO 55000 Committee TC251;Jennifer Tursi, Manager, Technical Committee Operations, ASTM International. Rich Culbertson, ALN Senior Fellow and ...
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Government Assets reConsidered – 10/8 – 10:30am Eastern

U.S. Federal Contract Property has an opportunity for dramatic improvements through improved systems thinking as guided by ISO 55000. https://youtu.be/zj3XzqYfqSM Dave Robbins, retired GSA, will lead a Special Memorial Tribute to Bob Holcombe who served the U.S. Federal Government for decades, most recently at the GSA Department of Government-wide Policy. Speakers include: Amber Propert, Property Accountability Specialist at the U.S. Department of Defense; Dr. Douglas Goetz, Presi...
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reStructuring Infrastructure Policy and Strategy – 10/7 – 1pm Eastern

Understand ISO 55000 as key to solving the complex issues involved in improving U.S. infrastructure. We can’t make the same mistakes again. https://youtu.be/2mBIbJF4Nj8 Speakers include: Dr. Kofi Smith, CEO and President, Atlanta Airlines Terminal Corporation; Mildred Chua, Director and Program Executive, Enterprise Information and Asset Management, New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority;Marty Rowland, New York City Parks Department; Dragan Komljenovic, Senior Research Scientis...
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The Future of Assets – 10/6 – 1pm Eastern

A Keynote by Jim Dieter on the meaning of “Asset Leadership”, an overview of events, a presentation on the ALN National Asset Leadership Strategy 2020 and a panel on the Future of Assets will kick off the series of web events. https://youtu.be/Dn8Eh_2ZBEk Speakers include: Jim Dieter, ALN CEO; Jack Kelly, ALN Senior Fellow, formerly with OMB for 36 years; Jennifer Zach, ALN Board Member, Uberlytics, CMO; Moshe Nelson, ALN Senior Fellow, Grant Thornton, Principal and Asset Management...
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Annual Event Shows Clear Steps to Improved Federal Asset Management

October 6 – 22, 2020 ALN 2020 Asset Leadership Forum – reStructuring America Register The Asset Leadership Network has again assembled a first-class program with national and international experts sharing immediately applicable actions to achieve dramatic benefits from instituting asset leadership and improved asset management. With more than a dozen free web programs from October 6 – 22, 2020, there will be ample opportunity to become acquainted with a systematic approach to asse...
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