The mission of our chapter is to strengthen and grow the Silicon Valley Facilities community by providing cutting edge educational events, professional certification, training, and a network of industry professionals to promote and enhance the careers of our members.

Featured Event:

Apr 23, 2015 – Tour of Silicon Valley Advanced Water Purification Center

Tour of Northern California’s most advanced wastewater management center, which opened last year. The center will demonstrate proven technologies to produce highly purified water that can be used for a variety of purposes, including potentially expanding Silicon Valley’s future drinking water supplies.



Past Events:

Mar 6, 2015 – 53rd Annual Day with A Facilities Professional




Special thanks to Oracle for hosting Day With A Facilities Professional and Walter Atkins CPE for the photos!



Feb 11-13, 2015 – Certified Professional Maintenance Manager (CPMM)

Looking to set your self apart from others in your field? AFE is offering a review course and exam to become a Certified Professional Maintenance Manager. Sign up today! 

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Dec 4, 2014 – Holiday Party

A great celebration of the year’s achievement. We all look forward to seeing you at our events in 2015. Happy Holidays to you and your families – from the Silicon Valley Chapter


Nov 13, 2014 – The Art and Technology of Brewing Beer

Great turnout at Gordon Biersch! We hope that everyone enjoyed themselves and learned everything they wanted to know about brewing beer.



Oct 2, 2014 – AFE SilicoValley’s 3rd Annual Golf Tournament

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June 2014 – LEED GA Workshop

Interested in gaining your LEED Green Associated accreditation? AFE is organizing a full day workshop to help you prepare for the test and guide you through the process. Please check back for the date and location. An email invitation will be sent out to our registered members.



May 22, 2014 – Lunch & Learn

Enlighted hosted this event and provided a great presentation discussing ways to save energy with advanced lighting control and integration to HVAC systems More pics here


April 24, 2014 – Lunch & Learn

Big thank you to Internap for hosting this event on Cooling Tower Water Treatment. A great turnout and very informative! More pictures here


Mar 27, 2014 – Lunch & Learn 

Great tour of the DuPont Fabros datacenter. Thank you to Pillar America’s Inc. for an excellent presentation on the evolution of UPS technology. Missed this event? Download the UPS Technology presentation here: Static and Rotary UPS Technology


Feb 28, 2014 – Day with A Facilities Professional

This year’s event was a great success with nearly a record number of students in attendance! 50+ students from local universities gathered to learn about a career in facilities management, told first hand from some of the top Silicon Valley professionals. Special thanks to Juniper Networks in Sunnyvale for hosting this event. Click here for more pictures.

DWFP 2014 students