The 13th annual TurnKey Conference will be held May 24-25, 2016 at the Gaylord National Harbor Resort and Convention in
Oxon City, MD (Washington DC). This two-day
Conference is full of essential information for
anyone building, renovating, or operating a lab-
oratory animal facility. The event is designed to
provide useful information and ideas on how to
update or design laboratories to be more efficient
and economical, and how to avoid the common pitfalls and costly mis-
The theme for this year’s event is Connect. Collaborate. Innovate.
Here’s how we’re really embracing this theme for our 2016 Conference.
Connect: The TurnKey Conference is proud to bring together facility directors and managers, architects, veterinarians, vendors, and
more from all over the world. The 2016 event will feature a new and
improved layout at the Gaylord, with meeting space, meal functions,
breaks, and exhibit hall all sharing the same hallway—maximizing
your networking opportunities with colleagues and peers from all over
the world over these two days!
Collaborate: Think of the 2016 TurnKey Conference as your opportunity to learn from the best and the brightest in the industry. The
event will build upon our history of delivering timely and compelling educational content with an expanded conference program that
will offer you what you need to know to do your job. At the TurnKey
Conference, sessions cover everything from disaster recovery, facility
design, daily operations, techniques and training, and more. Think of
it as a one-stop crash course for staying up to date. Come with your
questions for our industry experts; they’ll be able to help with whatever’s stumping you.
Innovate: The 2016 TurnKey Conference’s exhibit hall will be full of
vendors showcasing the latest technology for the vivarium. This is a
great opportunity to discuss the unique needs and challenges of your
facility with leading suppliers and vendors. Learn how these novel
technologies, services, and products can help your facility run more
For more information on the 2016 TurnKey Conference, and to
register, see our ad on page 37 and go to www.turnkeyconference.com.
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