SAME Conferences & Workshops
Each year SAME hosts several premier national events—including the DOD & Federal Agency Program Briefings, the Joint Engineer Training Conference & Expo, and the Small Business Conference for Federal Engineering, Construction & Environmental Programs—as well as numerous topic-specific workshops and symposiums.
These events offer an diverse look at timely issues facing the A/E/C industry, upcoming contracting and acquisition forecasts, cutting-edge professional development sessions, awards presentations, networking opportunities, engaging keynote speakers, and much more. Highlights of each of SAME's national events are noted below along with web links.
Click here to view presentations from past SAME national conferences and workshops.
Held every year in San Antonio with the International Facility Management Association (IFMA), the Facilities Management Workshop combines technical sessions, programs and events for leaders in the facility management field, including focuses on energy, asset management, technology and executive leadership. The Facilities Management Workshop continues to build on the strategic partnership between SAME and IFMA, which more than 10 years have brought facility management professionals in the public and private sectors together to ensure a more sustainable, resourceful and adaptable built environment for the future.
For more information, visit www.same.org/fmworkshop
DOD & Federal Agency Program Briefings
Held each March in the Washington, D.C. area, the SAME DOD & Federal Agency Program Briefings provides SAME members a chance to hear about the projected upcoming fiscal year engineering, construction and environmental programs from contracting representatives, flag and general officers, and senior executive service leaders from the engineering components of the military services and select federal agencies. This “can’t-miss” event is part of SAME Capital Week (along with the Golden Eagle Awards Dinner and Fellows Investiture) and an invaluable business development and networking opportunity for SAME members and Sustaining Member companies that provide services and support to the federal government and the U.S. military.
For more information, visit www.same.org/capweek.
Transition Workshop & Job Fair
Held within the first quarter of each year in the Washington, D.C. area, the Transition Workshop & Job Fair offers men and women who are transitioning out of the uniformed services as well as SAME members looking for a new career opportunity the chance to hear from others who have successfully made the move from a uniform to a business suit, receive resume building and job interview training, and meet with companies, agencies and organizations that are hiring.
For more information, visit www.same.org/transition
2018 - May 23- 25 in Kansas City, MO
2019 - May 7-9 in Tampa, FL
2020 - May 27-29 in Washington, DC
Held each May, the SAME Joint Engineer Training Conference & Expo is the premier education and training conference for engineers and related professionals working in the A/E/C industry and focused on developing solutions that benefit national security, including uniformed sevicemembers, federal, state and municipal civilians, and private sector industry firms. JETC is held at each year at different locations throughout the country and co-hosted by the local SAME Post. JETC also includes several events connected to SAME’s national operations, including the Board of Direction meeting, Society Ball & Awards Gala, and the annual Post Awards Breakfast.
For more information, visit www.samejetc.org