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IFMA’s industry councils offer facility managers the opportunity to communicate with colleagues around the world about specific areas of FM – from airports to country clubs to academic facilities.

Academic Facilities Council
The Academic Facilities council provides a forum for sharing information directed at academic facilities including, but not limited to,
Airport Facilities Council
The Airport Facilities council’s membership is open to IFMA members who have some degree of responsibility for an airport
Banking Institutions & Credit Unions Council
The Banking Institutions & Credit Unions council focuses on issues such as security, money handling, banking equipment and regulations,
City & Country Clubs Council
The City and Country Clubs Council provides a network for facility managers from city or country clubs offering golf,
Corporate Facilities Council
The Corporate Facilities Council has become a destination of choice for members who are looking to network with others
FM Consultants Council
The FM Consultants council supports new and existing FM consultants as they build a career around their workplace expertise.
Health Care Council
Members of IFMA’s Health Care Council include hospital administrators, facility managers, design and construction professionals, consultants, vendors, and students
Hospitality Council
The Hospitality Council provides a network for hospitality facility managers and professionals to share resources, connect with other professionals,
Legal Industry Council
The Legal Industry council shares information among FMs from law firms, corporate legal departments and academic legal departments. Discussions
Manufacturing, Industrial & Logistics Council
The Manufacturing, Industrial and Logistics council provides the opportunity to share similar interests, insights, technical innovations and efficiency improvements,
Museum/Cultural Institutions Council
The Museum/Cultural Institutions council meets the highly specialized needs of its members by providing education and training specific to
Nonprofit Facilities Council
The Nonprofit Facilities Council focuses on the unique issues faced by facilities professionals managing properties operated by religious denominations,
Public Sector Facilities Council
The Public Sector Facilities council is for those managing, maintaining or constructing government buildings and facilities. The council addresses
Research & Development Facilities Council
The Research & Development Facilities council is dedicated to enhancing the expertise and productivity of FMs dealing with R&D
Retail Facilities Council
The retail facilities council focuses on issues surrounding the retail facility professional including: going green, utility cost controls, maintenance
Utilities Council
Members of the Utilities council function within the regulated and unregulated utility industries. The council's twice-yearly meetings feature benchmarking

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