School Facilities Management Virtual Conference
Preliminary Schedule of Events

Tuesday, October 6


8:00-9:00 a.m.
 

Conference Kickoff:
The COVID Disruption and the New Normal in Facilities Management

9:00-9:30 a.m.
 

Morning Mojo:
Trade Show Grand Opening and Scavenger Hunt Start

9:30-10:30 a.m.
 

Concurrent Sessions: 

  • DOH-Compliant Post-Covid Cleaning and Disinfecting Procedures
  • Threat and Risk Assessment in Today's School Environment
10:30-11:30 a.m.  Merlyna ValentineKeynote Speaker: Merlyna Valentine 
Merlyna Valentine is a passionate and accomplished educator dedicated to developing dynamic leadership skills, enhancing employee effectiveness, and inspiring others. Ms. Valentine has been a teacher, assistant principal, principal and Executive Director of Elementary Schools for a high-performing school district. She has been recognized with numerous awards and commendations such as Teacher of the Year, Principal of the Year, and Louisiana Regional Principal of the Year.

11:30 a.m.-12 noon

Munch & Meet:
Virtual Trade Show and "Get Caught Doing Business" Gift Card Giveaway

 

Wednesday, October 7


8:00-9:00 a.m.

State Update:
Post-COVID Guidelines/Procedures from SED, DOH and DOL

9:00-9:30 a.m.

Coffee & Conversation:
Virtual Trade Show and Exhibitor Door Prize Giveaway

9:30-10:30 a.m.

Concurrent Sessions:

  • Managing Your Team Remotely: Setting Yourself Up for Success in this New “Normal”
  • Developing Your SED-Compliant Facilities Emergency Plan

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Concurrent Sessions:

  • Best Practice Roundtable: Post-Covid Reopening Procedures
  • Human Resources Legal Issues in the COVID-19 Era
11:30 a.m.-12 noon Wine & Win: Expo Grand Prize Drawing, Accreditation, Honorary Membership and Years of Service Recognition, President's and Key Supporter Awards