“March to the Future”
About the Conference

This 1 ½ day event will feature a comprehensive educational program and ample opportunities for networking, interaction and idea sharing.

Concurrent session tracks will cover:

  • Custodial/Housekeeping
  • Grounds Care
  • HVAC/Electrical Systems
  • Construction Management/Design
Full Conference Registration – for educational facility professionals only $99
Business Partner Registration – for any attendee not affiliated with an educational facility $249
One Day Thursday (does not include dinner) – for educational facility professionals only $45
One Day Friday – for educational facility professionals only $45
Guest Banquet Ticket (Thursday) $45

How do I register?

Cancellation Policy: Only cancellations received by March 3, 2011 will be refunded less a $25 administrative fee. Replacements are welcome and no shows will be billed.

Key Reasons to Attend

  • EDUCATION: attend stimulating workshops on a wide range of topics by industry experts; acquire valuable, job-specific knowledge
  • TRADESHOW: visit business partners during dedicated tradeshow time, to gather information on products and services that will benefit your institution
  • NETWORK: share ideas, build relationships, and make important face-to-face connections with other facility professionals
  • VALUE: a comprehensive professional development opportunity, including meals and resource materials

Norwich University
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, Vermont 05663

Norwich’s 1,200-acre campus, surrounded by Vermont’s Green Mountains, is the oldest and only private military college in the nation, will be the host campus for the Spring 2011 Conference. Located off I-89, Exit 5, Northfield, Vermont, Norwich University is 20 minutes from Montpelier, VT, one hour from Burlington, VT and 3 hours from Boston, MA.

We have negotiated a special discounted room rate at two local hotels. Please mention the “NNECERAPPA” Conference when making your reservation in order to receive the reduced rate.

  • Capitol Plaza
    100 State Street
    Montpelier, Vermont
    Overnight accommodations at $94 per night for single occupancy, or $104 per night for double occupancy, plus 9% tax
    For reservations, please call (802) 223-5252

  • Comfort Inn & Suites at Maplewood
    213 Paine Turnpike N.
    Montpelier, Vermont
    Overnight accommodations at $102.35 per night for single or double occupancy
    For reservations, please call (802) 229-2222

Additional accomodations:

Hill top Inn of Vermont
3472 Airport Road
Montpelier, VT 05602
For reservations, please call (802) 229-5766

Shuttle transportation will be provided from both hotels to the campus, which is approximately a 20-minute drive.

Schedule at-a-Glance
Thursday, March 17, 2011
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration Desk Open
10:00 am – 11:00 am Early Bird Campus Tours: (select one)

  • Sullivan Museum & History Center
  • Kreitzberg Arena & Doyle Hall
  • Central Heating Plant

10:00 am Exhibit Area Opens
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Welcome Meeting for “First-Time” Attendees
12:00 – 1:15 pm Opening Luncheon & Keynote Address:
Dr. Richard W. Schneider, President Norwich University
1:30 – 2:45 pm Concurrent Sessions – Session 1 (view grid)
2:45 – 3:30pm Refreshment Break with Exhibitors
3:30– 4:45 pm Concurrent Sessions – Session 2 (view grid)
5:00 – 6:00 pm Time on Own – Shuttle to Hotels and return for Reception and Banquet
6:45 – 7:30 pm Networking Reception with Exhibitors
7:30– 9:00 pm Banquet & Business Meeting
9:00 pm “Pub Night” with Entertainment by Longford Row, a high energy traditional Irish band performing pub songs, sea shanties, and beautiful Irish airs. Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with your peers and Longford Row!
Friday, March 18, 2011
7:30 am – 8:30 am Breakfast Buffet
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Registration Desk Open
8:30 am – 9:45 am Concurrent Sessions – Session 3 (view grid)
9:45 am – 10:15 am Refreshment Break with Exhibitors
10:30 am Exhibitor Area Closes
10:30 am – 11:45 am Concurrent Sessions – Session 4 (view grid)
12:00 noon Closing Buffet Luncheon & Raffle Prize Distribution
1:00 pm Conference Adjourns
Educational Grid
Click here to view the educational grid.
Thank you to the following companies for their generous sponsorship support:
Tote Bags Pizzagalli
Banquet (Thursday) E.F. Wall & Associates
Networking Reception (Thurs) Perry Dean Rogers Architects and Hallam
Padfolio Engelberth Construction
Welcome Luncheon (Thurs) Vermont Mechanical
Breakfast (Friday) Bates & Murray Electric
Conference Shuttle Service Lamoille Valley Transportation
Nametag Holders (Lanyards) Ziter Masonry
Closing Lunch Favor
(Maple Syrup Giveaway)
Freeman French Freeman Architects
Banquet Wine & Entertainment Gale Associates and Competitive Energy Services
Closing Buffet Luncheon Horizon Solutions, Inc.

Contact Information
Registration Coordinator
Delaney Meeting & Event Management
Email: info@delaneymeetingevent.com
Phone: (802) 865-5202