2016 Breakfast Series

BOMA Manitoba invites members and guests to participate in our 2016 Breakfast Series!  

 

In order to deliver year-round educational value, BOMA’s 2016 breakfast seminars are scheduled for June 21st, September 29th, and November 24th, with a focus on promoting best practices in management and creating healthier, safer, and more cost-effective commercial buildings.

Each session will be approximately 3 hours, featuring industry experts who will present on timely and relevant topics. All sessions are eligible for BOMI professional development credits.

We encourage BOMA members and guests to register for all 3 events for just $120, or individual events for $50 each. To register please email lise@bomamanitoba.ca

                   

The Sessions: 2016 BOMA Breakfast Series

 

Session 1 – Understanding Building & Occupancy Permits

Tuesday, June 21st |  8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Delta Winnipeg, 350 St. Mary Avenue

 

Our panel of presenters will provide an overview of the Commercial Alterations Design Summary (CADS) guide and help attendees gain a better understanding of building permits and occupancy permits. A Q&A session with plan examiners from the City of Winnipeg and construction professionals to follow (Note: this session will be approximately 90 minutes)

 

Session 2 – Human Resources and Wellness

Thursday, September 29th  |  8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Delta Winnipeg, 350 St. Mary Avenue
 

 

Make Better Choices For Your Team: The Importance of ‘Fit’

Presenter: Jim Fearon, Hays Canada

Have you ever hired or worked with someone who wasn’t the right fit? Over half of Canadian employers have and say it has a negative effect on the entire team. Learn how to define your ideal fit to avoid making a hiring or job selection mistake

 

WELL Building Standard; Improving Health and Wellness of Building Users

Presenter: Marten Duhoux, Principal and Architect, Ft3 Architecture Landscape Interior Design

The WELL Building Standard® is an evidence-based system for measuring, certifying and monitoring the performance of building features that impact health and well-being. Join Marten Duhoux as he provides an overview of the standards and how you can improve the health and well-being of your employees through the built environment.

 

From Skateboarding to Onboarding: How to Make Millennials Your Best Workers

Presenter: Trevor Finch, Senior Recruitment Consultant, Construction Division, Pinnacle

The WELL Building Standard® is an evidence-based system for measuring, certifying and monitoring the performance of building features that impact health and well-being. Join Marten Duhoux as he provides an overview of the standards and how you can improve the health and well-being of your employees through the built environment.

 

Session 3 – Hot Topics in Building Security

Thursday, November 24th  |  8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Delta Winnipeg, 350 St. Mary Avenue

 

C.P.T.E.D. (Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design) and the Three Little Pigs

Presenter: Dale Coulthard, Business Development Manager, Protective Services, Garda World

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) is defined as a multi-disciplinary approach to deterring criminal behaviour through environmental design. CPTED strategies rely upon the ability to influence offender decisions that precede criminal acts by affecting the built, social and administrative environment.

 

Violence in the Workplace: Rights and Responsibilities of Employees and Employers and General Safety Practices in the Workplace

Presenter: Winnipeg Police Service

Join the WPS for this session focused on the rights and responsibilities of employees and employers when it comes to violence in the workplace. They will also cover general personal safety practices to keep you safe and prepared should you encounter a violent situation with an outside threat or co-worker.

 

Active Shooter Scenario: How to Prepare for the Worst in Order to Keep Your Employees Safe

Presenter: Thor Goodmanson, Director of Operations, Paladin Security

Active shooters. We often look at these scenarios and ask ourselves “What would I do?” Are you and your employees prepared for a worse case scenario? Join Thor Goodmanson as he explains what you should do to prepare for an active shooter scenario.