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IFMA is the world’s largest and most widely recognized international association for facility management professionals, supporting 24,000 members in 104 countries. This diverse membership participates in focused component groups equipped to address their unique situations by region (133 chapters), industry (15 councils) and areas of interest (six communities). Together they manage more than 78 billion square feet of property and annually purchase more than US$526 billion in products and services.

Formed in 1980, IFMA certifies professionals in facility management, conducts research, provides educational programs, content and resources, and produces World Workplace, the world’s largest series of facility management conferences and expositions. To join and follow IFMA’s social media outlets online, visit the association’s LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr pages.

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  • Safety, Security and Risk: July/August 2017 FMJ lands in mailboxes and online

    Safety, Security and Risk: July/August 2017 FMJ lands in mailboxes and online

    July 18, 2017
    In mailboxes and online, the FMJ July/August 2017 issue provides practical advice on how to identify risks and act toward improving facility safety.
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  • IFMA praises publication of third ISO standard for FM

    IFMA praises publication of third ISO standard for FM

    July 17, 2017
    IFMA joins facility management (FM) advocates around the world in celebrating the publication of a third International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standard impacting the industry in under half a year.
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  • New way to connect: IFMA invites you to Engage!

    New way to connect: IFMA invites you to Engage!

    July 10, 2017
    IFMA has unveiled a new and enhanced online discussion and document sharing platform called Engage.
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  • IFMA announces 2017-18 executive committee

    IFMA announces 2017-18 executive committee

    July 03, 2017
    IFMA is pleased to introduce the member-elected executive committee of its 2017-18 global board of directors. July 1 marked the first day as chair for William M. O’Neill, CFM, and as first vice chair for Graham John Tier, CFM, FMP, MRICS. Previous board member Lynn Baez, CFM, SFP, FMP, CBCP, transitioned onto the executive team as second vice chair.
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  • IFMA, RICS connect on value at World Workplace Europe

    IFMA, RICS connect on value at World Workplace Europe

    June 26, 2017
    IFMA and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) are celebrating successful completion of the World Workplace Europe Conference and Expo, held 30 May-1 June in Stockholm, Sweden. Slated for 15-17 May, World Workplace Europe 2018 will be held at another unique venue: La Casa Llotja de Mar in Barcelona, Spain.
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  •  IFMA Board Chair Maureen Ehrenberg wins Digie Award

    IFMA Board Chair Maureen Ehrenberg wins Digie Award

    June 15, 2017
    Maureen Ehrenberg, FRICS, CRE, has been recognized with the Julie Devine Digital Impact Award at the 2017 Realcomm/IBcomm conference in San Diego, California, USA.
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  • IFMA introduces European Advisory Board at World Workplace Europe

    IFMA introduces European Advisory Board at World Workplace Europe

    June 01, 2017
    IFMA's European Advisory Board met for the first time at the World Workplace Europe 2017 Conference and Expo, held 30 May through 1 June in Stockholm, Sweden. The board, one of a handful of regional advisory groups, serves to advise the organization on matters that will enhance engagement of IFMA members in the region and support the European IFMA chapters.
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  • New issue of FMJ magazine: FM and the Environment

    New issue of FMJ magazine: FM and the Environment

    May 17, 2017
    Tackling topics like energy management, corporate social responsibility and much more, the May/June 2017 issue of FMJ focuses on methods and tools to empower your approach to sustainability initiatives in your organization.
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  • IFMA, RICS celebrate World FM Day 2017

    IFMA, RICS celebrate World FM Day 2017

    May 17, 2017
    In honor of World FM Day, IFMA is pleased to join professionals and organizations from around the globe — including the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) — in recognizing the contributions of facility management (FM) to our world. While May 17 is designated as World FM Day this year, IFMA and RICS are celebrating the positive impact of facility management on health, safety, productivity and well-being all week.
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  • IFMA and RICS unveil powerful suite of combined credentials and professional qualifications

    IFMA and RICS unveil powerful suite of combined credentials and professional qualifications

    May 01, 2017
    The landmark collaboration between IFMA and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is, for the first time, offering a combined suite of credentials and professional qualifications for facility management (FM) in a single, convenient online academy platform at www.fm.training.
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