Doing More with Less ...
... and Staying in the Lead too!

IFMA R and D Council
Spring Conference April 28-30, 2013
Cambridge, MA

      

CONFERENCE AGENDA

SUNDAY APRIL 28TH
 5:30 pm 
 7:30 pm  
 OPENING
 RECEPTION        

                                                                                                             
                                                                                

MONDAY APRIL 29TH

 7:00 AM   8:00 AM   BREAKFAST       
 (EXHIBIT AREA)

 Sponsors:   Momenta Pharmaceuticals
                                                                                                   
 8:00 AM  8:55 AM  KEYNOTE  
 "Biopharma Industry 2013 Snapshot & Look Forward"
      Robert Coughlin, President & CEO
        Massachusetts Biotechnology Council

 9:05 AM  10:00 AM  PRESENTATION 1  
 "Using Benchmarks for R&D Facility Management Capital
  Allocation Decisions"

     Timothy Dunn, Senior Vice President of Consulting & Software Services
       VFA, Inc.

 10:00 AM  10:30 AM  BREAK
 (EXHIBIT AREA)
 
 

 10:30 AM  11:25 AM  PRESENTATION 2  
 "The New Corporate Lab Design Paradigm"
     Jay Halinan, AIA
       The S/L/A/M Collaborative
     Paul Janssenswillen, Global R&D Lead, Innovative Workplace Strategies
       Pfizer, Inc.

 11:35 AM  12:30 PM  PRESENTATION 3
 "Forging The Team To Pass Timely and Accurate AEC Information
  to FM"

     Terrence Alcorn, AIA
     Igor Starkov, Co-Founder
       EcoDomus, Inc
     Deke Smith, Executive Director, buildingSMART alliance
       National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS)

 12:30 PM 1:30 PM  LUNCH
 (EXHIBIT AREA)
 
Sponsors:  The Richmond Group

 1:30 PM  2:25 PM  PRESENTATION 4  
 "A Holistic Overview of Technologies and Strategies to Achieve
  Deep Energy Reductions in Laboratories"

     Gordon Sharp, Chairman
       Aircuity, Inc.

 2:35 PM  3:30 PM  PRESENTATION 5
 "Preparing Building Operators to Maintain High-Tech Facilities for 
  Energy Efficiency and Sustainability"

     Peter Crabtree, Dean, Career & Technical Education
       Laney College
     Chuck Frost, Energy Manager
       UC Berkeley
     Robert Blakey, Sr. Operations Manager
       CBRE - Group Health

 3:30 PM  4:00 PM  BREAK
 (EXHIBIT AREA)



 4:00 PM  5:00 PM  PRESENTATION 6
 "Building & Fire Code Requirements for Existing Research Buildings"

      Kevin S. Hastings, P.E., LEED AP
       R.W. Sullivan Engineering


TUESDAY APRIL 30TH

 7:00 AM     
 8:00 AM     
 BREAKFAST    
 (EXHIBIT AREA)         

 Sponsors:   
Integrated Builders                                                                                       
‚Äč                   The S/L/A/M Collaborative

 8:00 AM  8:55 AM  PRESENTATION 7

 "Designing Transition - Merrimack Pharmaceuticals
"
     William S. Harris, AIA, Principal
       Perkins+Will
     ________, __________
       Merrimack Pharaceuticals
     Jeannie Thacker
       Perkins+Will
     Anthony Paprocki, AIA
       Perkins+Will

 9:05 AM  10:00 AM  PRESENTATION 8
 "Laboratory Modernization Using Lean 6 Sigma Design Principles"

     Thomas Gaipa, CFM, Senior Manager, Facilities
       Pepsico Global R&D.

 10:00 AM  10:30 AM  BREAK
 (EXHIBIT AREA)




 10:30 AM  11:30 AM  TOWN HALL
  MEETING
 


 11:30 AM  2:00 PM  TOUR   Koch Center

 Volpe center

 2:00 PM    RETURN TO
 HOTEL
 
 END OF CONFERENCE



 5:30 pm
 6:30 pm
 OPENING RECEPTION
 Location TBD                                                                      
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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