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.
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.
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!
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 Silicon Valley’s 3rd Annual Golf Tournament
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.