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Please note that the IFMA Service Center of Excellence will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of the U.S. Labor Day holiday. Standard operating hours will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 2.

IFMA's World Workplace 2014

The Facility Conference & Expo

Sept. 17-19, 2014 | New Orleans, LA, USA


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What's New

  • Study: Ten things that any emergency preparedness/business continuity plan should include
    Aug. 14, 2014
    IFMA and RLE Technologies have released a report on facility management perspectives on emergency preparedness and business continuity in North America. The report, “High Stakes Business: People, Property and Services,” which draws on data gathered at multiple IFMA Emergency Planning and Business Continuity research forums and the IFMA 2014 Business Continuity Survey, makes a strong business case for the importance of practicing emergency preparedness/business continuity planning and provides a step-by-step guide to do so effectively.
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  • FMJ July/August issue offers cost-saving strategies
    July 16, 2014
    This issue of FMJ offers practical steps for FMs to keep costs low and profits high. Inside, you’ll find articles that address implementing an effective capital replacement plan, the impact of big data and urban analytics on FM, developing an energy master plan and more. You’ll also come away with the tools to put in place research and benchmarks that can help you make the case for long-term facility investments.
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  • IFMA introduces 2014-15 executive committee and board of directors
    July 01, 2014
    IFMA has added even more international diversity to its executive committee and board of directors for the 2014-15 fiscal year. As a truly international association for facility management professionals, IFMA’s executive committee and board of directors includes industry leaders from around the world including Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, the Netherlands, Nigeria, Singapore, Switzerland and the United States.
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  • Facility manager shares FM-related tips, experiences and insights in short video
    June 30, 2014
    After 20 years of facility management in Silicon Valley, Scott Oligher reflects on his exciting career and discusses a typical day in the fast-paced life of a facility manager. He defines his profession as managing the environment to serve the needs of a company and its employees. Oligher recognizes flexibility, positivity and punctuality, among others, as key qualities of a successful facility manager.
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  • World Workplace Conference and Expo is earlier this year and better than ever
    June 26, 2014
    IFMA is anticipating strong turnout at its flagship event, the World Workplace Conference and Expo, to be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA Sept. 17-19, 2014. Exciting program updates have been made to support the theme for this year’s conference: “FM + Strategy x Innovation = Your Formula for Success.” The World Workplace Conference and Expo is scheduled earlier this year than in previous years. Registration for World Workplace is currently open at www.worldworkplace.org and early bird attendee registration discount ends after July 10, 2014.
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