Qualified members and their colleagues are invited to submit a short abstract to present an educational session at our 2018 Mega Education Day program which will be held Thursday,
March 15, 2018 at the Dearborn Doubletree
.  This full day program provides attendees with best practices, outstanding value, and continuing education credits. Over 100 in attendance! All sessions will run 1 hour in length and may be repeated throughout the day.  

As a presenter, you can reach property and facility professionals and help fuel innovation, efficiency and profitability throughout the industry.  Presenters must provide educational information only. Presentations may not be used to promote or sell a product, service or a program.   

The abstracts that are selected will be submitted to the state and educational institutions to qualify for continuing education and professional development credits (i.e., RPA, FMA, MI Real Estate/Brokers License).   

Abstract Submission Form - Must be submitted to education@bomadet.org no later than SEPTEMBER 15, 2017.             

What we are looking for:

  • Emerging Issues/Recent Developments in Commercial Real Estate
  • Building Automation of the Future/SMART Buildings
  • Fresh and Innovative Perspectives
  • Tactics & Takeaways
  • High-level Strategies
  • Pitfalls to Avoid
  • New Technology (cleaning, maintenance, utilities management, security)
  • Future trends/forecasts
  • Best Practices
  • Legal Update/Issues/Case Studies
  • Tax Planning/Commercial Property Appeals
  • Energy efficiency strategies/sustainability
  • Incentive Plans/PACE
  • What Tenants want
  • The changing work-space/space planning
  • Demographic impacts
  • Emergency Preparedness/Facility Safety/Action Plans
  • Risk Management
  • Managing the Industrial Sector
  • Cyber security
  • Dealing with difficult clients/customers
  • Vendor management
  • Building Operations topics
  • Etiquette/soft skills/time management/sales/organization/how to training    
We are also seeking presentations for our 2018 Monthly "Brown Bag" and “Tech Talk” Lunch Seminars. Lunch seminars may be hosted at your facility.   Submit above abstract form.

Thank you  for your consideration -
BOMA/Metro Detroit | 38800 Country Club Drive | Farmington Hills, MI  48331