International Facility Management Association
IFMA Seattle
5727 Baker Way NW, Suite 200
Gig Harbor, WA 98332
tel: 877-460-5880
fax: 253-265-3043

21st Annual Education Symposium & Tradeshow
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Thank you for attending!

View Photos and Presentations from the symposium.
Visit our 2017 Wrap Up Page!

Keynote Presentation: "Tips, Tricks & Tools: Simple Diagnostic Tools for Improving Building Performance" [28 pages]
Speaker: Duane Lewellen, CEM; Smart Building Center/Tool Lending Library and Melanie Danuser, NEEC Green Associate-Moderator

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

Attendee Cost

Member: $125
Non-IFMA: $180
Student: $50
Walk-in member: $145
Walk-in non-member: $200

2017 Symposium Sponsors

Keynote Speaker
Ken Jennings
"How to be an Expert on Everything"
8:15 AM - 9:15 AM

Ken Jennings
Ken Jennings

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 $2.52 million.

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"



Visit 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