NJAPPA Annual General Membership Meeting Agenda

//NJAPPA Annual General Membership Meeting Agenda

NJAPPA Annual General Membership Meeting Agenda

NJAPPA Annual General Membership Meeting

June 15, 2018, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM


Rider University

Bart Luedeke Center / Fireside Room (Rm 245)

2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648 | (Main) 609-896-5000


(PLEASE NOTE: Parking is in the Visitor’s Lot Directly in front of The Bart Luedeke Center.)


Campus Map and Driving Directions:



Event Cost:                        Edu Members – $10, Business Partners – $20, All Others – $40

Please bring 1 canned item for donation to the Rider Pantry


Registration:                      Advanced registration is mandatory. On-site registration will not be accepted.

Please register here: https://www.erappa.org/NJAPPA/




8:00 – 9:00 AM               Registration, Continental Breakfast and Networking


9:00 – 9:15 AM                Welcome Remarks:

        Todd Miller, NJIT, NJAPPA President

        Michael Reca, Vice President for Facilities & University Operations


9:15 – 10:30 AM               Session One: “How UAS (Drones) Are Helping Facilities Management Professionals Manage Better”


This presentation will focus on best practices using UAS (Unmanned Aerial Systems, or drones) to create efficiencies in increase safety with projects such as:

·        Photovoltaic Array Inspections

·        Building Envelope Heat Loss Detection

·        Bridge Inspections

·        Sewer/Septic Leak Inspections

·        Topography Mapping

·        Reservoir Dam Leak Inspections, Spring Emersions

·        Volumetrics (Basin volumes, Pile quantities- Organics, Stone, Mulch, etc.)

·        Wind Turbine Inspections

·        Capital Project Mapping

·        As-built Mapping

·        Deer (and other species) Density Data Collection & Analysis

·        Street Light Inspections, Drain Inlets, Culverts, etc.

The presentation will educate about FAA compliance issues, application strategies, training approaches, costs, quality and safety. He will present real project examples and demonstrate how Facility Management Professionals are (or can) use this technology to their benefit.



        Gene Huntington, Steward Green


10:30 – 10:45 AM            Break


10:45 – 11:45 AM            Session Two: “Beyond Data Driven Decision Making for Outsourcing Facilities”



        Mike Reca, Vice President for Facilities & University Operations, Rider University

        Daniel Starr, Senior Account Manager, Sightlines

11:45 – 01:00 PM             Luncheon, General Membership Meeting and NJAPPA Board Elections

        50/50 Raffles to Rider Pantry


01:00 PM                            Meeting Adjourned