Aspiring union directors and senior professionals new to facilities responsibilities will benefit from this foundational program.

Through back-of-house tours, instructional presentations, and immersive case studies, you will gain an overview of how facilities can be successfully managed.

You will benefit from:

  • Meeting other facilities managers with similar challenges and potential solutions
  • Gaining ideas about how to maximize facilities budgets and human resources
  • Learning the basics about common facility equipment, technical standards, and maintenance processes
  • Seeing some of the new technology being introduced in the industry

Join ACUI June 12–14 at Syracuse University!


The event guide is now live!

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Access the Schedule and Guide

Confirmed Topics and Speakers

Free Speech/Student Protests
Luke Haumesser, Buffalo State University

Emergency Management, Advocating for Resources
Jeff Pelletier, The Ohio State University

Foundations of the College Union
Robb Thibault, SUNY–Oneonta

Diagramming Software
Scott Casanova, Syracuse University

Maintenance Scheduling, Space Allocation
Becki Bruzdzinski, Syracuse University


Registration is available for the 2023 Facilities Management Seminar!

Register Now

Early (through May 17)
  • Member – $575
  • Nonmember – $775
Regular (May 18–June 5)
  • Member – $675
  • Nonmember – $875
Premium Tier members may use Educational Credit toward this event. Find out more.


Attendees can book a room at the Sheraton Syracuse University for $139/night. All events will take place at the Schine Student Center on the Syracuse campus.