Watch our most recent presentation by James Vermeulen, at Massachusetts Building Congress
Tradeline ConferencesMounting pressure on construction costs will impact all science facility projects on the drawing boards, both new construction and renovations. Attend this session to get better pricing and more accurate budget figures, and better understand construction cost drivers for different academic science programs. Vermeulens will deliver up-to-date construction cost forecasts based on the latest employment data, government spending trends, commodity prices, and cost data from more than 100 projects. Using analyses of equities, GDP, and construction labor markets, they illustrate regional construction pricing targets for the next two years and demonstrate bid and purchasing strategies that lock in costs and reduce risk.
University Facilities 2021
September 20-21, 2021
Make this conference a top priority planning event for your capital project, campus real estate, space planning, and financial stakeholders to set in motion your institution’s visioning, decision-making, courses of action, and execution of successful facility and space initiatives for a transforming world of higher education.
Research Facilities 2021
September 27-28, 2021
A research boom is on the horizon – and plans for the research and laboratory workplace have changed! At this conference, you’ll get the new metrics, facility features, and capital project strategies for the changes underway in high-technology laboratory and research work environments. The content of this conference has major planning implications for your research facilities, R&D workspace, and laboratory renovations, upgrades, and expansions.
Space Strategies 2021
October 11-12, 2021
Higher space utilization, flexibility, multi-purpose spaces, improved workplace experience, lower occupancy cost, reduced footprint, and increased organizational performance – this is the new space planning and management proposition.
University Facilities for the Sciences
and Advanced Technologies 2021
November 8-9, 2021
At this conference you’ll get the details on the newly emerging, multi-program science, engineering, and advanced technology capital project and planning initiatives that are changing the face of higher education campuses.
Animal Research Facilities 2021
November 11-12, 2021
At the 32nd annual animal research facilities conference, you’ll see leading-edge examples of, and get the decision-making rationales for, the latest facility renovation, new construction, and operations improvement initiatives.