Build Smarter


Limited resources, deteriorating buildings, rapid technology advancements and/or an aging workforce? Spanning across the nation, school districts continuously deal with these mounting challenges and more. But with challenges come opportunities to explore new, resourceful approaches with impact.

The K12 Facilities Forum is an invite-only leadership retreat for Facilities leaders and department heads. An intimate forum for the nation’s leading school districts, come explore the latest innovations in planning, design, construction and operations, guaranteed to optimize your district’s learning environment.

This program features a healthy balance of thought-provoking talks, high-level interactive small group discussions and opportunities to pre-schedule face time with leading supplier companies.

The 2020 K12 Facilities Forum will be held at the PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. An intimate, laid-back resort that will provide an ideal setting for quality networking and the exchanging of ideas!

“It’s very difficult for us to meet with this many vendors throughout our busy schedule. It’s great that for the duration of the conference that we’re able to sit one-on-one with each other.”

Executive Director, Planning & Innovative Schools Construction

Who Attends?

Participation in the K12 Facilities Forum is by invitation-only. Invited participants are senior facilities and business administrators from the nation’s leading school districts.

Job Titles Include:

Chief Facilities Officer, Chief Operations Officer, Assistant Superintendent of Facilities, Executive Director of Facilities & Construction, Director of Facilities & Engineering, etc.

See Last Year's K12 Facilities Forum in Pics.

Loews Coronado Bay Resort – San Diego, CA



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The opposite of a trade show, influence events are intimate, personable and centered around building meaningful relationships.

Genuine People. Honest Dialogue. Effective Collaboration.