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IFMA/FFC Public Education Forum  on Hill


7th Annual IFMA- FFC Public Policy Forum
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
2237 Rayburn House Office Building

9:00 am Welcome and Opening Remarks─Marc Liciardello, Chair and CEO,
International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Board of Directors, and Lynda Stanley, Executive Director, Federal Facilities Council (FFC)

9:15 am Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX-23rd), House Rules Committee
9:30 am Green Building Certification System Review─Kevin Kampschroer, Federal
Director, Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings, General Services Administration

10:00 am Congressman Jeff Denham (R-CA-19th), Chair, Public Buildings Sub-Committee,
House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

10:15am Congressman Dennis Rehberg (R-MT-AL), House Appropriations Committee
10:30 am Congressman Russ Carnahan (D-MO-3rd), Co-Chair – High Performance
Buildings Congressional Caucus

10:45 am NASA’s Physical Space Optimization Model─Brad Ball and Robert Gage,
NASA Langley Research Center

11:05 am Congressman Frank Pallone (D-NJ-6th), House Energy and Commerce Committee
11:20 am The Southwest Ecodistrict Initiative─Marcel Acosta, Executive Director, and
Diane Sullivan, Urban Planner, National Capital Planning Commission

11:45 am Closing Comments and Questions