AFE New England Regional Trade Show & Educational Workshops
Thursday, April 27, 2017 — 12:30 – 7:00 PM
Westford Regency Inn & Conference Center *
219 Littleton Road, Westford, MA
* Special Group Rate Available for Trade Show and CPMM Show Attendees
Advance registration is requested for Workshops. See full Agenda below.
The AFE Regional Trade Show & Educational Workshops brings together over 150 of New England’s facility professionals with top vendors and suppliers in a targeted, face-to-face forum. It includes educational workshops and a trade show to foster new business opportunities. Attendees can attend the entire event or just the trade show or workshops.
Vendors and suppliers: These are the facility professionals you need to reach.
See below for high visibility marketing opportunities.
Benefits for Attendees
This event is designed to deliver the following to our attendees:
- Meet face to face with vendors and suppliers to find solutions to your most pressing facility challenges.
- Renew relationships and make new contacts in the industry.
- Network with colleagues who understand your day-to-day challenges.
- Attend workshops addressing these three tracks: 1.) Energy 2.) Safety and 3.) Electric Safety Awareness.
- Earn continuing education units for AFE certification renewal. Check our website for Workshop details.
- Learn more about AFE and how involvement can help advance your career.
Benefits for Vendors and Suppliers
This event is designed to deliver the following for our table top exhibitors and sponsors:
- Get intimate access to those who make purchasing decisions.
- Connect with a targeted audience of the facility managers and professionals who seek the solutions you provide.
- Gain new business opportunities and new customers, and connect with existing customers, in a friendly and focused environment.
- Make your company memorable by promoting your brand at this live face to face event.
We are expecting this show to sell out early, so please reserve early
to ensure your company’s participation.
Our trade show will provide a great local opportunity for facility professionals to meet with vendors and suppliers who have solutions to today’s facility management challenges.
Trade Show Hours: 12:30 – 7:00 PM (see Agenda at a Glance below for details)
Event Reception 4:30 – 6:00 PM (cash bar and hors d’oeuvres)
Advance registration is requested for Workshops.
Workshops will run from 12:30 – 4:00 PM. Workshop registrants can earn continuing education units for AFE certification renewal and can choose from one of three tracks:
- Energy – Track 1
- Safety – Track 2
- Electric Safety Awareness – Track 3
* Hotel – Special Group Rate
AFE has secured a discounted room rate at the Westford Regency Inn for those needing overnight accommodation. To reserve a room, be sure to ask for the “AFE group rate” when reserving a a room which you can do online here or by calling the hotel.
Attendees can choose to attend all or part of the event.
Trade Show & Reception – $10 or contact your vendor for a complimentary ticket.
Workshops – $35 (includes Trade Show and Reception)
Vendors and suppliers: A limited number of Sponsorships are still available.
Trade Show Event Sponsor – $500
Includes signage at event, on regional website and verbal recognition at event and admittance to event for sponsor. When registering, under Special Instructions/Notes at the bottom of the Check Out page, please specify your COMPANY NAME and the NAME and EMAIL of the company representative who will attend the event.
Trade Show Tabletop Booths – SOLD OUT!
includes 8 foot table in exhibit area adjacent to reception area; registration for up to 3 company representatives plus 10 event tickets to give to clients and prospects. Be sure to specify COMPANY NAME and name and email of sponsor representative who will attend under Special Instructions when Checking Out.
Trade Show Agenda at a Glance
9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon Set Up for Trade Show Tabletop Booths
11:30 AM – 4:00 PM Registration Desk Hours
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Workshop Registration
12:30-4:00 PM Educational Workshops
Sessions offered in three tracks: Energy, Safety or Electric Safety Awareness.
View Workshop details.
12:30 – 7:00 PM Trade Show Tabletop Booths
View a list of participating companies and institutions
4:30 – 6:00 PM Networking Reception (cash bar, hors d’oeuvres)
7:00 PM Event Adjourns; Tabletops Breakdown
Online registration is now open.
Update! Good News! Local CPMM Review Class Moved to April
Due to popular demand, we are moving up the dates for our Certified Professional Maintenance Manager (CPMM) Review Class in order to offer this class in April in conjunction with the Trade Show and Workshops. The class was originally scheduled for May, and will also be offered in November. (The CPE Class originally scheduled in April is being postponed for now. If your company or government agency is interested in providing this training, please contact us to explore dates.)
NEW DATES: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, April 25, 26 and 27th
Note: The Review Class concludes on Thursday afternoon in time for registrants to attend the Regional Trade Show and Reception immediately following. If attending Trade Show Workshops, a separate registration is required.
Act now to reserve your spot. We look forward to seeing you there!