10/17/2023 - 10/19/2023    
8:00 am - 2:00 pm


DCU Center
50 Foster St., Worcester, MA, 01608

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The Massachusetts Facility Administrators Association (MFAA) Fall Conference & EXPO will take place on October 17-19, 2023, from 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM at the DCU Center in Worcester.

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Here’s a summary of the schedule:

Tuesday 10/17:

  • 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM at E.L. Harvey (single stream facility)
    • Leadership session by Christina Renaud (K-12 Pros)
    • Workshop on Working with Entitled Individuals by Paul Anastasi & Ken Wertz
    • Facility tour and education on single stream recycling process
  • Tuesday evening at DCU Center
    • EXPO Floor with 90+ Vendor Booths opens from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    • Attendees and vendor sponsors can connect, share, and learn
    • Beverages, appetizers, and small dinner plates will be served on the EXPO Floor

Wednesday 10/18:

  • 9:00 AM kickoff at DCU with a morning keynote
  • EXPO Floor opens with lunch served on the floor
  • Breakout sessions (1:00 PM – 4:00 PM) include:
    • MSBA’s new Executive Director Mary Pichetti
    • Google Ops Hero lab for tech support and learning Google Platform tools
    • Leadership tracks focusing on succession planning
    • Energy, renewables, code updates, and electrification discussions
    • Facilities topics such as playground design, roof PV, heat pump technology, and rethinking cleaning
    • Dedicated Showcase Spotlight sessions for learning about individual firms like Mitsubishi and FMX
  • Wednesday evening Banquet Dinner at DCU Center Jr. Ballroom with entertainment

Thursday (Half Day) 10/19:

  • 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Activities include Leadership sessions, an inside look at customers, and a guided panel discussion