OAHE Fall Education Session
at the 2018 OHA Annual Convention & Trade Show

2018 OHA Conference
December 5-7, 2018
Cox Convention Center & Renaissance Hotel, Oklahoma City

OAHE Session will be held in the Keazer Room on Thursday, December 6th from 8 am - 12 pm as part of the 2018 OHA Convention.


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Agenda - December 6, 2018

Time OAHE Education Session Agenda
8:00 am - 9:00 am OAHE Annual Business Meeting
Steven Gulick, OAHE President
9:00 am - 10:15 am The Ugly Truth: Retro-Commissioning, Savings Degradation, and What You Can Do
Alex Lee, Retro-Commissioning Project Manager & Director, Nashville Office and Rachel Poff, Project Manager and Energy Analyst, Bernhard TME

This session will explore the most common causes of savings degradation to explain why savings from retro-commissioning projects degrade so quickly. The session will also present an alternative approach to retro-commissioning that focuses on building facility knowledge to ensure savings are sustained over time. Finally, the session will explain how tools like energy performance scorecards can be used to grow energy savings and optimize operation.
10:15 am - 10:30 am Break
10:30 am - 11:15 am Electrical Safety and Arc Flash Requirements
Paul Reising, Director and Electrical Engineer, Bernhard TME

This session focuses on electrical safety requirements and arc flash. It will describe technical details of applicable codes, flash protection boundaries, labeling, and safe work practices. Participants will gain an increased understanding of the benefits of Arc Flash Hazard Analysis and electrical safety best practices.
11:15 am - 12:00 pm CMMS Compliance
Mark Francis, Vice President of Midwest Operations, Bernhard TME

With increased scrutiny from The Joint Commission, CMMS compliance is a growing challenge for many facility managers. This session offers a solution for streamlining the collection of building, equipment, and maintenance data to create fully electronic facility and equipment records.