Asset Leadership Network Panel Featured at NPMA Federal Property Workshop

Asset Leadership Network Panel Featured at  NPMA Federal Property Workshop
Asset Leadership Network Panel Featured at National Property Management Association Federal Property Workshop Tuesday, February 23, 2016 8 am – 4 pm Holiday Inn, 1900 North Fort Myers Drive, Arlington, Virginia   The National Property Management Association Federal Center Chapter is holding a Federal Property Workshop that will include a panel discussion among Asset Leadership Net...
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Fleet Management Awareness Month

Fleet Management Awareness Month
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The National Property Management Association (NPMA) and Mercury Associates are partnering to kick off its first ever Fleet Management Awareness Month in 2016.  Activities include a series of educational webinars,  helpful tips,  opportunities to collaborate, and knowledge to help drive your career forward, and are all complimentary and open to both members and non-members of the NPMA.  More inform...
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Asset Leadership Impact Awards Presented at National Press Club

Asset Leadership Impact Awards Presented at National Press Club
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The Asset Leadership Network non-profit association presented its 2015 Asset Leadership Impact Awards at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. on October 21, 2015. The Awards highlight asset management projects, project teams, the introduction of a piece legislation and the author a ground breaking book on the surprisingly high level of government assets worldwide. All the award winners s...
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Federal property managers plagued by new type of data woes

Federal property managers plagued by new type of data woes
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Emily Kopp of Federal News Radio published a story today highlight some of the most provocative points made during the Federal Leadership in Asset Management Policy Forum at the National Academy of Sciences, co-hosted by the Asset Leadership Network. http://federalnewsradio.com/facilitiesfleet/2015/10/data-woes-new-sort-plague-federal-property-managers/
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Culbertson’s Corner: ISO55000 and Volkswagen

by Rich Culbertson   Most of us have heard the latest news on Volkswagen and the scandal surrounding their intention deception of the EPA on their clean diesel engines. http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/23/business/international/volkswagen-diesel-car-scandal.html?_r=0 I believe it is important  to understand what happened with Volkswagen, and their apparent success since 2009 of bein...
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Dag Detter to Keynote Asset Management Policy Forum

Dag Detter to Keynote Asset Management Policy Forum
DAG DETTER, co-author of The Public Wealth of Nations  – How Management of Public Assets Can Boost or Bust Economic Growth has been named as the Keynote speaker at the Federal Leadership in Asset Management Policy Forum, to be held Tuesday and Wednesday, October 20th and 21st, 2015 at the National Academy of Sciences Auditorium in Washington, D.C. The Federal Facilities Council (FFC) of the Nat...
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ALN Announces Federal Leadership in Asset Management Policy Forum — October 20-21, 2015

ALN Announces Federal Leadership in Asset Management Policy Forum — October 20-21, 2015
The Federal Facilities Council (FFC) of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine and the Asset Leadership Network (ALN) will host a leadership forum to improve Federal asset management policies and strategies. The Federal government is one of the largest asset owners in the world, yet the Federal government remains slow to adopt policies and strategies that could redirect pote...
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How Governments Lose Trillions Mismanaging Property

How Governments Lose Trillions Mismanaging Property
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Peter R. Orszag, previously director of the Office of Management and Budget, writes an article for Bloomberg View in which he states that governments across the world have an estimated $75 trillion worth of commercial assets -- roughly 50 percent more than the $54 trillion in global public debt -- and these assets are typically quite poorly managed.  Further, he states "the returns from better man...
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ALN Releases Draft Executive Order on Asset Management

ALN Releases Draft Executive Order on Asset Management
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The Asset Leadership Network has developed a Draft Executive Order for submission and consideration by the President to adopt the principles inherent to ISO 55000 and establish the policy that Federal agencies use a common system for asset management.  The outcome is that federal government organizations will manage and utilize assets in an efficient, effective and economical manner while achievin...
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Jack Dempsey Op-Ed on ISO 55000 and the Draft Executive Order

Jack Dempsey Op-Ed on ISO 55000 and the Draft Executive Order
Jack Dempsey,  who currently serves the ALN as Chief Technical Officer, wrote an Op-Ed for the ENR Future Tech Newsletter on October 28, 2014.  ENR (Engineering News Record) is the most prominent periodical for the construction industry.  ENR Future Tech Newsletter has a readership of approximately 75,000 professionals.  In the Op-Ed, Jack ties together the the need for asset management practices ...
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