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Building Operations & Maintenance (O&M;)

With ever-greater reductions in energy intensity required, commodity costs rising, and budgets shrinking, building operations and maintenance are more important than ever. This track is geared toward the O&M; professional.

August 10, 2009
Session Time Title Presenters

Session 1

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Energy Savings in Energy Plants

Session 2

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Tuning Older Buildings for Improved Energy Efficiency

Session 3

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Existing Building Commissioning


August 11, 2009
Session Time Title Presenters

Session 4

8:30 am - 10:00 am

Indoor Air Quality

Session 5

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Auditing

Session 6

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Remote Building Control

Session 7

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Environmental Management Systems and O&M


August 12, 2009
Session Time Title Presenters

Session 8

8:30 am - 10:00 am

Demand Limiting and Load Rolling

Session 9

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Lighting - Maintenance Techniques and Strategies


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Contracting

A premier Energy Program requires knowledgeable contracting and technical professionals. Today�s complex energy markets, compounded by the downturn in the financial/economic stability of the world, pose significant challenges to Federal energy managers and contracting officers. Discover the contract vehicles and methods to make your program a success.

August 10, 2009
Session Time Title Presenters

Session 1

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Billing Data - How to Read It & What To Do with It

Session 2

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Energy Savings Performance Contracting (ESPC)

Session 3

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Carbon Trading and REC Contracting


August 11, 2009
Session Time Title Presenters

Session 4

8:30 am - 10:00 am

Utility Energy Service Contracting (UESC)

Session 5

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Demand Response Contracting

Session 6

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs)

Session 7

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

FAR Part 41 Contracting/Getting Favorable Utility Rates


August 12, 2009
Session Time Title Presenters

Session 8

8:30 am - 10:00 am

Energy Supply Contracting (De-regulated Markets)

Session 9

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Design/Build Contracting


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Energy 101

This track is designed for new energy managers who want to gain a basic understanding about a wide variety of essential elements that comprise a comprehensive energy management program. Although the sessions will focus on the �basics�, they are designed to be fast-paced and will cover a broad range of topics.

August 10, 2009
Session Time Title Presenters

Session 1

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Why Energy Management is Important and How to Get Started

Session 2

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Life-Cycle Costing (LCC)

Session 3

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Program/Project Funding/Financing


August 11, 2009
Session Time Title Presenters

Session 4

8:30 am - 10:00 am

Facility Evaluations/Surveys/Audits/Assessments

Session 5

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Introduction to Controls, Metering, M&V

Session 6

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Project Implementation

Session 7

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Product Procurement and Understanding Contract Requirements


August 12, 2009
Session Time Title Presenters

Session 8

8:30 am - 10:00 am

Sustainable and Renewable Design and Building Rating Systems

Session 9

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Energy Awareness, Outreach, Awards and Cultural Change


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Energy Lawyers & Contracting Officers Working Group

This track is designed for lawyers and contracting officers on energy project teams. Learn about contracting vehicles technical issues, and authorities, and discuss common challenges unique to energy programs. GovEnergy has outlined sessions of particular value to energy lawyers and contracting officers. The capstone will be a meeting of FEMP�s Energy Lawyers and Contracting Officers Working Group on Wednesday morning. Participate in this forum where sleeves are rolled up and professionals work together � with YOUR input - to craft improvements and solutions.

August 10, 2009
Session Time Title Presenters

Session 1

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Recommendation: Finance Track - Financing Renewable Projects: Power Purchasing Agreements

Session 2

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Recommendation: Finance Track - Taking Full Advantage of Public Benefits, Utility Rebates, and Incentives - or - Contracting Track - Energy Savings Performance Contracts (ESPC)

    Session 3

    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Recommendation: Finance Track - Taking Advantage of Tax Incentives - or - Contracting Track - Carbon Trading and REC Contracting


      August 11, 2009
      Session Time Title Presenters

      Session 4

      8:30 am - 10:00 am

      Recommendation: Contracting Track -Utility Energy Service Contracts (UESC)

        Session 5

        10:30 am - 12:00 pm

        Recommendation: Contracting Track - Demand Resposne Contracting

          Session 6

          2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

          Introduction to Energy Project Legal and Contracting Issues

            Session 7

            4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

            Workshop and Working Group


              August 12, 2009
              Session Time Title Presenters

              Session 8

              8:30 am - 10:00 am

              Meeting of FEMP's Energy Lawyers and Contracting Officers Working Group

                Session 9

                10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                Recommnedation: Finance Track - Enhanced Use Leasing: Getting the Deal Done.


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                  Energy Security

                  Learn how federal facilities are increasingly vulnerable to utility interruptions and how to develop proper security measures for energy and critical utilities.

                  August 10, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 1

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Energy Security Overview

                  Session 2

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Energy Vulnerability Assessments & Risk Analysis

                  Session 3

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  Planning for & Responding to Interruptions


                  August 11, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 4

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Applying Smart Grid/Microgrid Technology to Improve Energy Security

                  Session 5

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Energy Security Strategic Planning

                  Session 6

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Electric Grid Reliability

                  Session 7

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  MCAS Miramar “Net Zero”


                  August 12, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 8

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Energy Security Game

                  Session 9

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Agency Panel Discussion


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                  Legislation, Policy & Leadership

                  We will cover in detail the latest in federal legislation and policies including, energy efficiency projects for federal facilities being developed with funding under the ARRA; new energy and climate change legislation being debated in Congress; new policy guidance implementing provisions in the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA); and FEMP programs and resources to assist agencies in meeting legislative and executive requirements.

                  August 10, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 1

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA 2009)

                  Session 2

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  DOD ARRA and More

                  Session 3

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  VA's ARRA Effort & More


                  August 11, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 4

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  GSA Projects – ARRA and High Performance Green Building Update

                  Session 5

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  New Energy Bill for 2009

                  Session 6

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  EISA 2007 Section 432 Implementation

                  Session 7

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  FEMP Status Report


                  August 12, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 8

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Climate Change Legislation

                  Session 9

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Navigating Agency Reporting Mandates and Scorecards


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                  Metering & Energy Management Control Systems (EMCS)

                  So you have a metering and/or EMCS requirement. Great! What are you going to meter or control? Are you making good use of the data that is pouring into your files? Let us help you make the most of the data you are collecting. Industry experts describe case studies and scenarios of making meter data work for you.

                  August 10, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 1

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Basic Metering

                  Session 2

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Sub-Metering and EMCS

                  Session 3

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  How to Pay for Metering


                  August 11, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 4

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  IT Tug of War (Making the Implementation Successful)

                  Session 5

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Meters and Your Analytical Software

                  Session 6

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Impact of EPACT and a Piece of EISA

                  Session 7

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  Wireless Controls and Metering


                  August 12, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 8

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Metering All Things NOT Electric

                  Session 9

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  How to Build a Metering System from the Ground Up


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                  Project Financing

                  Case studies and tools will be presented to enhance your success at using utility financing, performance contracting, Enhanced Use Leasing, and Power Purchase Agreements.

                  August 10, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 1

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Financing Renewable Projects: Power Purchase Agreements

                  Session 2

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Taking Full Advantage of Public Benefits, Utility Rebates and Incentives

                  Session 3

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  Taking Advantage of Tax Incentives


                  August 11, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 4

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  DOE and Army new ESPC IDIQs: What's Changed?

                  Session 5

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Enhanced Use Leasing: Getting the Deal Done

                  Session 6

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  ESPC & UESC Projects at Multiple Sites for Governemnt Agencies

                  Session 7

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  New Construction ESPC Case Study


                  August 12, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 8

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Measurement and Verification: New Tools and Partnership Approaches

                  Session 9

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Long Term Partnerships Through UESC and ESPC


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                  Renewables

                  The green revolution is sweeping the country � discover the latest renewable energy technologies and projects in the federal sector to meet mandates. Learn the fundamentals of renewable systems, hear what other facilities are doing in the field, and understand the special challenges and rewards involved in getting renewable projects implemented.

                  August 10, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 1

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Launching Pad (Getting a Renewable Energy Project Started)

                  Session 2

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Camp Fire Stories (Facilities That Have Installed Multiple Renewables)

                  Session 3

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  Renewable Headlines (the Latest High Impact Renewable Projects)


                  August 11, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 4

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Stellar Ideas (Everything Solar)

                  Session 5

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Blazing Biomass (Utilizing Wood Waste and Other Fuels for Energy Projects)

                  Session 6

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Wind Advisory (the Latest in Wind to Energy Systems)

                  Session 7

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  What�s on the Renewable Horizon


                  August 12, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 8

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Drill Instructor (Everything Geothermal)

                  Session 9

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Renewable Wheel of Fortune (Sharing Risks and Rewards Between Contractors and the Government)


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                  Specialty Buildings

                  Specialty buildings are your energy hogs and can unfavorably skew your statistics. Small changes here can have a big impact on achieving your energy intensity goals. We�ll offer solutions to the unique challenges of non-standard, high-intensity building types that use a greater amount of energy and water per square foot than the typical building due to such things as intensive HVAC requirements, health, safety, and security concerns, and 24/7 operations.

                  August 10, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 1

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Federal Requirements for Specialty Buildings

                  Session 2

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Benchmarking and Best Practices for Data Center Efficiency

                  Session 3

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  Cleanroom Efficiency Made Simple


                  August 11, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 4

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Cutting Edge Solutions for Data Centers Efficiency - What is Your Neighbor Doing?

                  Session 5

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  21st Century Laboratory Systems

                  Session 6

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Simple Solutions to Improve Efficiency and Sustainability in Industrial Processes

                  Session 7

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  Special Considerations for Healthcare Facilities


                  August 12, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 8

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Central Utility Plant Optimization

                  Session 9

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Sustainable Design of Laboratories


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                  Sustainability

                  Sustainability and green buildings are increasingly important in both the public and private sector. EPACT 2005, EO 13423 and EISA require the Federal government to have sustainable facilities. Learn about sustainability strategies such as materials, operations, certifications, standards, fleet issues, and the Federal mandates. International, federal, and local experts will present accomplishments and case studies.

                  August 10, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 1

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Environmentally Preferable Products

                  Session 2

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  World View

                  Session 3

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  Case Studies of Sustainable Operations


                  August 11, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 4

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Overview of Sustainability Methodologies and Certification

                  Session 5

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Standards Organizations and Environmental Life Cycle Analysis

                  Session 6

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Defining and Measuring Sustainability for the Federal Government

                  Session 7

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  Local Sustainability Interests


                  August 12, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 8

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Designing and Buildings the Facilities of the Future Today

                  Session 9

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Sustainable Transportation


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                  Technology

                  Learn about technology available today and how some new twists solve age-old problems. These sessions will spotlight advances in technology beneficial to Federal facilities.

                  August 10, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 1

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Software Innovations in Enterprise and Building Energy Management

                  Session 2

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  What's New in Combined Heat and Power

                  Session 3

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  Niche Technologies


                  August 11, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 4

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  LED Lighting - Today and Tomorrow

                  Session 5

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  Lighting Innovations

                  Session 6

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Quantum Technologies That Save Fuel, Water, and Chemicals

                  Session 7

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  What's New with Old Stuff


                  August 12, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 8

                  8:30 am - 10:00 am

                  Advanced Roofing and Insulation Techniques

                  Session 9

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  What's New with Energy Management Control Systems Hardware


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                  Water

                  Industry experts will ensures that attendees better understand EO13423 and EISA section 438. We will teach attendees how to assess existing water usage and expose them to advanced outdoor water savings methods. Including advancements in outdoor water efficiency such as Rain Water Harvesting, Xeriscaping, Naturalization, Ground Water Harvesting, Leveraging Rain Gardens, managing impervious surfaces and design concepts for a thorough water efficiency project. We will also present case studies from EPA, The University of Texas and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

                  August 10, 2009
                  Session Time Title Presenters

                  Session 1

                  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                  WATER Resource Efficiency – Who, What, Where, When & HOW?

                  Session 2

                  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                  Outdoor Water Efficiency - How to Augment Mother Nature as Efficiently as Possible

                  Session 3

                  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                  No session scheduled


                    August 11, 2009
                    Session Time Title Presenters

                    Session 4

                    8:30 am - 10:00 am

                    New Water Savings Technologies

                    Session 5

                    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                    Water Efficiency Project Case Studies - What WE Did, How WE Did, and the Results YOU Can Expect

                    Session 6

                    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

                    No session scheduled

                      Session 7

                      4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

                      No session scheduled


                        August 12, 2009
                        Session Time Title Presenters

                        Session 8

                        8:30 am - 10:00 am

                        No session scheduled

                          Session 9

                          10:30 am - 12:00 pm

                          No session scheduled


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