NYSSFA's annual Legislative Update Webinar is only a few weeks away! All Association members are encouraged to participate to hear about SFA's legislative priorities and the latest legislative and State political developments from our government affairs representatives at Hinman Straub. This is a valuable opportunity to ask questions and prepare for Advocacy Day.
Date: Monday, February 27
Click here to register today!
LEND YOUR VOICE TO ADVOCACY!
Join your Director of Facilities colleagues from around the state and help NYSSFA send a unified message to the law makers about the importance of funding and supporting healthy and well-maintained school facilities and grounds for students in our greater school communities.
SFA lobbyists schedule meetings with local legislators for DOF participants and provide talking points and position papers. These items will be covered during the Legislative Update Webinar and again at a briefing at Advocacy Day.
Date: Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Location: Empire State Plaza and NYS Capitol, Albany, NY
Click here for Advocacy Day Brochure and downloadable registration form.
Click here for online registration. Register online today or contact your Chapter leaders to join your local group!
THINKING GLOBALLY, ACTING LOCALLY TO ACHIEVE YOUR SCHOOL FACILITY GOALS
Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Location: Chancellors Hall at the NYS Education Dept, Albany, NY
While you are registering for Advocacy Day, be sure to register for the Critical Issues Summit taking place the next day on Wednesday, March 8th. Follow this link to register.
A block of rooms has been reserved for Tuesday, March 7 at the Hampton Inn Downtown Albany, 25 Chapel Street. Space is limited. Click here for more details.
This year's Summit will discuss the importance of the budgetary process, using real-time data to make informed purchasing decisions, how to collaborate on a projects with all stakeholders and best practices on moving them to completion. NYSED Office of Facilities Planning will end the program with timely updates on policy, procedural and regulatory matters. Click here for more details.
Date: Thursday, March 30
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Date: October 1-4, 2017
Location: Saratoga Springs City Center & Saratoga Hilton, Saratoga Springs, NY