21st Annual Education Symposium & Tradeshow
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thank you for attending!
Photos and Presentations from the symposium coming soon.
Visit our 2017 Wrap Up Page!
Treat yourself to a day of networking and education with your peers! The Seattle Education Symposium is our chapter's flagship education event featuring a full day of continuing education sessions on important trends and practices in facility management. This year's event features "The Facility Manager as the Multi-Tasker" to help facility managers address the variety of challenges they face day to day and long term.
Earn continuing education hours for credential maintenance of the CFM, FMP, BOC and other professional designations.
Lynnwood Convention Center
3711 196th St SW, Lynnwood, WA 98036
Walk-in member: $145
Walk-in non-member: $200
Trade ShoW VEndor Registration & Cost
Non-member: $450 $450
Exhibit registration fee includes one table top exhibit space and one Symposium registration, including all education sessions & materials, continental breakfast, lunch and meeting breaks. There is a $56 additional charge for power. One exhibitor per booth. Additional attendees - $75 to cover food. To attend any of the seminars, regular Symposium fees apply.
The Education Symposium is an annual one-day continuing education event focusing on important trends and practices in facility management. Over 100 facility management professionals from the Puget Sound region attended in 2016. Sponsors of the event have a unique opportunity to get exposure of their brand and product to decision makers in the industry.
Click to find your sponsorship level
Premier Sponsor: $2,500
Three full registrations
Display in the mini-trade show - location of your choice
Prominent display of company name and logo on event collateral and the trade show poster
Speaking opportunity at the event opening
Opportunity to be a session speaker
Supporting Sponsor: $500
One full registration
Table in the mini-trade show
Company listed on trade show poster
Company logo on brochure and email reminders
Verbal acknowledgement at the event opening
2017 Symposium Sponsors
"How to be an Expert on Everything"
8:15 AM - 9:15 AM
Ken Jennings is a Seattle native who grew up in Seoul, South Korea, where he became
a daily devotee of the quiz show Jeopardy! In 2004, he successfully auditioned for a
spot on the show, and went on an unprecedented 74-game winning streak worth
Jennings is the author of eleven books, including the New York Times bestsellers Brainiac, Maphead, and Because I Said So!, and most recently the Junior Genius Guides for children. He lives in Seattle with his wife and two children.
> More about Ken
> TED talk: "Watson, Jeopardy and me, the obsolete know-it-all"
Interim Education Chair
Melanie Danuser, M.P.A., LEED Green Associate
BOC Project Director
Provides information and advice to members seeking CFM certification and maintains relationship with UW Facilities Management degree program. > IFMA Education page
PresentationsVisit our Education Symposium Wrap Up pages to view the presentations from past symposiums in pdf format.
Past Education Symposiums
Revisit our past symposiums through our recap and presentations from the day.
2017 21st Annual Education Symposium
June 21, 2017 | Wrap-Up
2016 20th Annual Education Symposium
March 10, 2016 | Wrap-Up
2015 19th Annual Education Symposium
March 19, 2015 | Wrap-Up
2014 18th Annual Education Symposium
March 27, 2014 | Wrap-Up
2013 17th Annual Education Symposium
April 11, 2013 | Wrap-Up
2012 16th Annual Education Symposium
March 8, 2012 | Wrap-Up
2011 15th Annual Education Symposium
March 10, 2011 | Wrap-Up
2010 14th Annual Education Symposium
March 11, 2010 | Wrap-Up
2009 13th Annual Education Symposium
March 12, 2009 | Wrap-Up
2008 12th Annual Education Symposium
March 6, 2008 | Wrap-Up
2007 11th Annual Education Symposium
March 1, 2007 | Wrap-Up