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What's New

  • IFMA community mourns loss of dedicated member and devoted teacher Kit Tuveson (1944-2015)
    April 14, 2015
    It is with great sadness that the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) marks the loss of long-time member Kit Tuveson, IFMA Fellow, CFM, SFP. He was a thought leader, a guide, a mentor and a friend and truly viewed IFMA as a part of his family.
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  • IFMA celebrates Earth Day with savings on Sustainability Facility Professional credential
    April 14, 2015
    In recognition of Earth Day 2015 and its ongoing dedication to sustainabilityIFMA is offering a limited-time savings of US$100 for facility management professionals who wish to earn their Sustainability Facility Professional® (SFP®) credential. The discount is available on new SFP orders placed before May 15, 2015 via this website: http://ifma.org/earthsfp15.
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  • Optimizing employee performance with workplace design: FMJ March/April issue
    March 31, 2015
    The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) is pleased to share the March/April 2015 issue of its official magazine, FMJ. Articles in this issue focus on the theme of workplace design and how facility managers can foster the change needed to support happy, efficient workforces. The interactive online magazine is a free benefit of IFMA membership, and print copies are also available to member and non-member subscribers.
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  • IFMA’s FM credential program earns ANSI accreditation with seven commendations
    Feb. 03, 2015
    IFMA's facility management credential program has earned accreditation and seven commendations from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). ANSI, which oversees thousands of standards and guidelines that directly impact businesses in a range of sectors, accredited IFMA for the Facility Management Professional (FMP®) and Sustainability Facility Professional® (SFP®) credentials. Both were described as “world-class, gold-standard models of learning and development.”
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  • Workplace Research: “Applying What Scientists Know about WHERE and HOW People Work Best”
    Jan. 27, 2015
    There’s good news for business owners, executives and facility management professionals facing tough decisions about which workplace designs will best meet their needs. IFMA's Workplace Evolutionaries (WE) has teamed up with the IFMA Foundation to produce a comprehensive research-based document to demystify modern workplace strategies with scientific data, analysis and research. “Applying What Scientists Know About WHERE and HOW People Work Best,” by Dr. Sally Augustin, PhD outlines hundreds of scientific workplace strategy guidelines, each supported with complete citations.
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Upcoming Events

  • June 1

    June 1 - 3, 2015
    Glasgow

    People. Performance. Partnership. Reflects what the FM world is about – talent management, service excellence, integration and cooperation.

  • Aug. 3

    Aug. 3 - 5, 2015

    Broadening your knowledge and skills through continuing education not only elevates your position as a qualified professional, but also ensures the competitiveness of your organization. Benefit from a full educational program presented by topic experts from around the world.

  • Sept. 9

    Sept. 9 - 10, 2015
    Washington, D.C.

    Make your voice heard on behalf of FM as a local and national representative! Plan to join agency, congressional and industry leaders this July to address issues of importance to facility management.

  • Oct. 7

    Oct. 7 - 9, 2015
    Denver, CO

  • April 12

    April 12 - 14, 2016
    Indianapolis, Indiana

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