Emerging Leaders PDH Tour: The Javits Center
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When: Thursday, October 10, 2019
Registration 4:30 - 5:00 PM; Tour 5:00 - 6:00 PM; Beer and Wine Reception 6:00 - 6:45 PM
Where: The Javits Center
429 11th Ave
New York, New York  10001
United States
Contact: Erica Lavigne

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Join the ACEC New York Emerging Leaders for a special tour of the Javits Center, including their sustainable "Green Roof," followed by an exclusive beer and wine networking event.

When: October 10, 2019

Registration and Networking: 4:30 - 5:00 PM
Tour: 5:00 - 6:00 PM
Beer and Wine Reception: 6:00 - 6:45 PM

Tour presented by: Kenneth J. Sanchez, Senior Vice President of Facilities Management and Chief Sustainability Officer, The Javits Center (see below for bio).

Who Should Attend: This event is geared towards Emerging Leaders, who are up-and-coming professionals preparing to take on leadership roles in their firms and in ACEC New York.

1.0 PDH

Cost: $50/Person for Members ($100/Person for Non-Members)
Tour/Program Sponsor: $1,000 ($1,750 Non-Member)
Note: Members MUST sign in to receive member pricing. Membership is by firm. Don't have a profile? Register for one on our website.

Tour/Program Sponsors will receive the following benefits:

  • Two (2) Tickets to the tour
  • Firm logo added to the event website
  • Logo on signage at registration

Space is limited; register today.

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Kenneth J. Sanchez is the Senior Vice President of Facilities Management and Chief Sustainability Officer of the New York Convention Center Operating Corporation, which operates the Javits Center on Manhattan’s West Side. For more than 30 years, Mr. Sanchez has been a pioneer in executive leadership and development within the construction, manufacturing and hospitality industries. Mr. Sanchez guides the convention center’s development from a strategic and operational perspective while overseeing day-to-day operations of multiple divisions and capital construction projects designed to sustain asset value and improve the building's operations, including an ongoing expansion project that will add more than 1 million square feet to the iconic convention center. He also oversees building facilities management, energy conservation, sustainability initiatives, capital investments, daily activities and customer-facing improvements throughout the facility. Prior to the Javits Center, Mr. Sanchez served as Director of Engineering and Sustainability Champion, as well as an Owner Representative and Project Management for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, HDC International and Interlink Group. He also has served as Director of Operations and Facilities Management for SMG-Worldwide Entertainment & Convention Venue Management and Director of Engineering for Wyndham Worldwide at multiple Hotels, Resorts and Casinos in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.