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For story leads and information that will lead to your next great headline, don’t miss commercial real estate’s most newsworthy event of the year, the 2017 BOMA International Annual Conference & Expo. Whether your beat is real estate, business, technology, sustainability or local Nashville happenings, BOMA’s annual conference offers news and industry trends you won’t find anywhere else.

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Can’t Miss Events

2017 ENERGY STAR® Top Cities – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will unveil its ENERGY STAR® Top Cities, its annual list of cities with the most ENERGY STAR®-certified buildings. 

Technology Disruptors: Keeping Up with Market Transformation – Smart building technology, concerns about cybersecurity and the evolving nature of the  workplace  are creating new expectations for office building operations and management, and building owners and managers must learn to evolve or risk falling behind in a competitive marketplace. Hear from a panel of experts on how property professionals can meet these challenges and opportunities head-on.

2017 State of the Industry – BOMA International President and COO Henry Chamberlain, APR, FASAE, CAE, will explore marketplace trends and industry disrupters in his highly engaging annual presentation.

The Local Angle – This year’s conference takes place in Nashville, a city in the midst of change. Hear local experts and find out how Nashville is reinventing itself as a modern, metropolitan hub.

Leaders in Operational Excellence Honored – BOMA will be hosting the awards ceremonies for the Interior Lighting Campaign (ILC), a Better Buildings Initiative, which recognizes property owners who take advantage of savings opportunities from high-efficiency interior lighting solutions. Recent designees of the BOMA 360 Performance Program® will be honored at the conference, and the event will culminate in The Outstanding Building of the Year® (TOBY®) Awards, the commercial real estate industry's highest recognition honoring excellence in commercial building management and operations.

Discover the Latest Trends

Every year, our education sessions offer a critical look at the most up-to-the-minute developments in the marketplace. Hear about the latest industry trends, tenant requests and building innovations before you read about them elsewhere. 

To get the scoop on the most innovative products and solutions that are helping property professionals optimize building operations, look no further than the BOMA International Expo. This year boasts more than 450 exhibits from the industry’s leading providers. 

For more information about the conference or for assistance in arranging interviews, contact Jessica Bates, BOMA International’s Manager of Communications and Marketing, at jbates@boma.org.

Learn More About BOMA International

The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a federation of 90 BOMA U.S. associations and 18 international affiliates. Founded in 1907, BOMA represents the owners and managers of all commercial property types including 10.5 billion square feet of U.S. office space that supports 1.7 million jobs and contributes $234.9 billion to the U.S. GDP. Its mission is to advance a vibrant commercial real estate industry through advocacy, influence and knowledge. Learn more at www.boma.org.