Smart Buildings Expert Panel

Virtual Course 

Monday, October 5–Thursday, December 31

Southland Energy’s Eric Nyenhuis, PE, Director of Engineering and Development, is participating in the CFE EDUSmart Buildings Expert Panel. This virtual course consists of a roundtable of subject matter experts sharing their expertise and insight regarding best practices for specifying smart buildings and the integrated systems within them. The panel will also answer questions about various techniques and tools in different building types.

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2020 Energy Exchange

Virtual Event

August 10–14, 2020

Southland Energy is hosting a virtual booth at the 2020 virtual Energy Exchange, a one-time virtual training event featuring live and on-demand training sessions and panel discussions as well as virtual booth interactions and connections with energy industry experts.

Southland Energy’s experts are also participating in live and on-demand training sessions as part of the virtual event:

Monday, August 10, 2020 | 9:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m. |Live Session
Bathsheba Gilmore
What Does it Mean for an ESCO to Be Responsible for Maintenance and Repair of ESPC ECMs?

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 | 3:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m. | Live Session
Mark Vilchuck
Federal Site Resilience through Partnerships with Non-Federal Entities

Thursday, August 13, 2020 | 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. | Live Session
Nello Tortora
Water Resilience & Efficiency

Monday, August 24 | On-Demand Recording Available
Eric Nyenhuis and Doug McWhinney
Save for Later: Battery and Thermal Storage at Site and Utility Scale

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LCI Los Angeles and Orange County Community of Practice

Monday, November 18, 2019 – 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM PST
Garden Grove, CA

Southland Industries

Designers, constructors, owners, and trade partners from across the region will meet Nov. 18 for LCI Los Angeles/Orange County CoP’s Lean Coffee event, an open conversation in a low-pressure environment about the topics that are relevant to the Lean community. The event will be held in The Quad, a collaborative big room space inside Southland Industries’ Southern California division, to propose discussion topics around problems in the industry and the lessons learned along the way in embracing the Lead methodology.

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Procore & ENR Webinar Series: Lean IPD Strategies from the Subcontractor Perspective

Thursday, November 7, 2019 – 14:00 EST

The Engineering News-Record and Procore teams will meet online with several suppliers and subcontractors on Nov. 7 to discuss construction initiatives with their free webinar series. The event includes Southland Industries’ Andrew Rhodes, Business Development Lead, who will lead a discussion on “Lean IPD Strategies from the Subcontractor Perspective,” focused on best practices to implement on IPD projects, plus concepts or technologies you can use to boost teamwork and efficiency within any project delivery method.

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Design-Build Conference & Expo 2019

Wednesday, November 5, 2019 – Friday, November 8, 2019

Las Vegas, NV
Caesar’s Palace


This year’s Design-Build Conference and Expo seeks to provide innovative learning formats and engaging spaces that foster knowledge exchanges to allow for the alignment of education to your personal learning level, need, and interests. With a jam-packed schedule including the hottest design-build topics, trends and innovations, the conference will give participants a personal tour of the impressive work underway at the Las Vegas Raiders Stadium as well as some new ideas on how to implement Design-Build on any project that might need a fresh perspective. Topics include BIM standards, Asset Management, Design Management, innovations in Project Delivery, Lean methodology, MEP systems, and many more. Visit us at booth 333.

Click here for the event schedule.

2019 Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State (CP of NYS) Annual Conference

Monday, October 28, 2019 – Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Saratoga Springs, NY
Saratoga Hilton Hotel

The 2019 Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State (CP of NYS) Annual Conference aims to provide an opportunity for staff, volunteers, consumers and their families to exchange ideas, learn new skills and get a glimpse of new technologies affecting the lives of people with disabilities. The conference features speakers sharing views on Residential Services, Day Programs, Assistive Technology, Education, Healthcare, Clinical Services, Communications, Development, Finance, Management, and other topics.

Envise Branch Manager Jody Baldwin will share his perspective on “Building a Future-Ready Technology Platform for Everybody.” As a graduate of Cornell University and a lifelong learner, Baldwin thrives when leveraging existing technologies, promoting the development and acceptance of new technologies and envisioning a future when technology will substantially improve the buildings where we live, work, recover, worship and play, especially for those faced with complex medical conditions.

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2019 Energy Exchange

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 – Thursday, August 22, 2019

Denver, Colorado
Colorado Convention Center

Southland Energy is hosting a booth at the 2019 Energy Exchange, a three-day training, trade show, and peer-networking event that will feature more than 100 training sessions, over a dozen plenary speakers, 13 technical tracks, and the opportunity to interact with the larger federal energy- and water-management community.

Southland is also hosting four speaking sessions at the event:
Tuesday, August 20, from 10:30AM – 12:00PM
Jason Gladney
Track 6, Session 1: Enterprise Analytics: Leveraging the Data Dump

Wednesday, August 21, from 2:00PM – 3:30 PM
Abdullah Karimi
Track 6, Session 6: Energy Modeling for New and Retrofit Design

Thursday, August 22, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Mark Vilchuck
Track 6, Session 9: Leveraging Audits and Evaluations for Resilience

Thursday, August 22, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Eric Nyenhuis
Track 9, Session 9: Implementing Wireless Solutions Today and in the Future

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Lean Construction Congress

June 3-5, 2019
Helsinki, Finland

Southland Industries’ Jessica Kelley will be a keynote speaker at the Lean Construction Institute’s “Lean Construction Congress” in Helsinki, Finland. Entitled “Optimizing Prefabrication with Lean,” Kelley’s presentation will focus on how Southland applies lean principles to drive prefabrication success, as well as how Integrated Project Deliver models enable deeper application and greater opportunities internally and across the project team.

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2019 Construction vs Cancer SoCal

Sunday, April 28, 2019
Anaheim, California

Southland Industries is a platinum sponsor of the American Cancer Society’s “2019 Construction vs Cancer SoCal” at Angel Stadium in Anaheim on Sunday, April 28. Showing the softer side of construction, the local construction industry has forged a partnership with the American Cancer Society in its mission to find a cure for cancer. Free to the public, the event is designed to offer kids and families a day of fun and entertainment. Featured VIP guests will be pediatric cancer patients, survivors and their families.

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2019 PNW Forum

April 11-13, 2019
Seattle, WA
Seattle Marriott Waterfront

Southland Industries’ Lindsey York will be a presenter at the National Association of Women in Construction’s (NAWIC) 2019 PNW Forum. An experienced design-build partner, Lindsey will share the lean process of pull planning and how it should be employed for maximum results.

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