Continuing Education (CE) & Learning Units (LU)

The ACE Summit & Reverse Expo sessions provide continuing education credits in the following disciplines:

 

AIA - American Institute of Architects

IFMA (CFM) - International Facilities Managers Association

CHFM - Certified Healthcare Facility Manager

ISM - Institute of Supply Management

PDH - Professional Development Hours for Engineers

AIA Members: Please provide your AIA number when registering.

All Others: A Certificate of Attendance will be provided following the Summit for self-reporting purposes.

American Institute of Architects (AIA)

These activities at the 2020 ACE Summit are AIA CES approved:

Institute of Supply Management (ISM)                                                         

Participants who successfully complete this program will receive a maximum of 6 hours of continuing education. They may be applied toward ISM C.P.M. recertification and/or A.P.P. reaccreditation program requirements. We will provide a certificate of completion which shows the hours, title of the session(s) and sponsor. Attendees will be responsible for reporting their hours to ISM.

Facility Management (IFMA)                                                                         

This conference may be appropriate for International Facility Management Association (IFMA) continuing education hours and may be used towards CFM renewal, one point per hour. Facility Management related sessions are worth one point per classroom hour. CFM credential requires recertification every three years. Candidates must have 120 points, 60 of which can be from continuing education. Sessions from this conference will come under the heading of Seminar Attendance. We will provide a certificate of completion which shows the hours, title of the session(s) and sponsor. You may submit the certificate(s) with the renewal application. Attendees will be responsible for reporting their hours.

Facility Management (CHFM)                                                                        

This conference may be appropriate for Certified Healthcare Facility Manager (CHFM) continuing education hours and may be used towards CHFM renewal. CHFM certification is valid for three years at which time it must be renewed through retaking and passing the Certification Examination or documenting 45 contact hours of continuing professional education. Sessions from this conference could be submitted to satisfy credits for continuing education credits. We will provide a certificate of completion which shows the hours, title of the session(s) and sponsor. You may submit the certificate(s) with the renewal application. Attendees will be responsible for reporting their hours.

Engineering (PDH)                                                                            

This conference may be appropriate for Engineering (PDH) continuing education hours required for Engineers in certain states to renew their license. We will provide a certificate of completion which shows the hours, title of the session(s) and sponsor. You may submit the certificate(s) with your renewal. Attendees will be responsible for reporting their hours.

Activity

Hours

1. Understanding GPO Contracting     

1.0 LU

2. Your Changing Customer   

1.0 LU

3. Navigating Specification   

1.0 LU

4. Understanding Capital Equipment Planning Strategies 

1.0 LU

5. Creatively Managing Project Costs       

1.0 LU

6. Evaluating Innovation         

1.0 LU

7. Driving Organizational Standards 

1.0 LU

8. Getting Decisions That Stick   

1.0 LU

9. Capital Equipment Budgeting     

1.0 LU

10. Consolidation Trends in Healthcare     

1.0 LU

11. Industry Safety and Infection Prevention 

1.0 LU / HSW

12. Optimizing Existing Space     

1.0 LU

13. Developing the Project Funding  Needs for a Successful Project

1.0 LU

14. Successfully Managing Capital Equipment Projects  

1.0 LU

15. Idea Exchange: Best Collaboration Practices               

1.5 LU

16. Idea Exchange: Capital Equipment: Buy Together, Save Together

1.5 LU

17. Idea Exchange: Designing for the Patient Experience

1.5 LU

18. Idea Exchange: How Technology Impacts Design

1.5 LU

19. Idea Exchange: Capital Equipment Replacement Strategies

1.0 LU

20. Idea Exchange: Capital Project Planning Today

1.0 LU

21. Idea Exchange: Consolidation of Health Systems

1.0 LU

22. Idea Exchange: LEED Hospital Certification Perspectives

1.0 LU

For more information about AIA member requirements, visit AIA.org/FAQ.

For questions about Learning Units (LU) or Continuing Education (CE) credits, please contact Trey Beuttel at 859.523.5701.