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IFMA Foundation Announces New Academic Recognition

Thursday, June 27th, 2019

The Registered Facility Management Program (RFMP) HOUSTON, TEXAS, USA – For over twenty years the IFMA Foundation has served as the global accrediting body for the Facility Management Accredited Degree Programs (ADP), setting the academic standards and criteria for college and university programs which offer associate, bachelor, master and post-graduate degrees. The IFMA Foundation announces […]

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“Future For Facilities” is World Workplace Europe 2020 event theme

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Save the date: March 18-20 2020 at Kromhouthal, Amsterdam, The Netherlands FMN and IFMA Europe today announced next year’s event theme for World Workplace Europe: “Future For Facilities”. Safe the date and stay tuned for more information on this upcoming event.

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World Workplace Europe 2020 from 18 – 20 March

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Event partners wanted World Workplace Europe 2020 will take place from 18 to 20 March 2020 at Kromhouthal in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. IFMA Europe continues its collaboration with FMN. If you are interested in becoming an event partner, please mail IFMA Europe Director lara.paemen@ifma.org

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World Workplace Europe 2019 attracts 800 facility management professionals from 40 countries

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Global attendance for IFMA and FMN conference in Amsterdam The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) and Facility Management Nederland (FMN) joined forces to produce this year’s “World Workplace Europe meets Facility for Future” conference. The event took place from March 20 – 22, 2019 at the Kromhouthal in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. As many as 800 attendees […]

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Sodexo’s Deborah Rowland joins IFMA Europe’s Advisory Board

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

IFMA Europe renews Advisory Board As from May 2019 we welcome Deborah Rowland (Sodexo) into the Board. She brings yearlong experience to the Board after successfully launching the IFMA UK chapter and contributing as a Trustee at The Foundation. The 2-year mandates of Alfred Waschl, Ricco Groeneveld, Ondrej Strup and Erik Ahrsjö have ended as […]

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IFMA France Chapter launches in Paris

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Breakfast event marks European growth IFMA Europe continues to grow in 2019. On March 29 the IFMA France chapter officially launched during a breakfast event at Leonard in Paris. More than 100 attendees witnessed chapter president Jérôme Penhoat’s presentation of the Board Members. Followed by a lively panel discussion on corporate real estate. The debate […]

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IFMA Czech Republic presents new chapter president

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Jiří Knap takes over IFMA Czech Republic’s chapter presidency As from April 24 Jiří Knap has taken over the presidency of IFMA Czech Republic from Milan Hampl. Jiří Knap combines his presidency at IFMA Czech Republic with his role as Operation Director Specialized Services in the Czech Republic and Slovakia at ISS Facility Services.

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IFMA Spain presents new chapter president

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Lorena Espada elected at general members assembly in March 2019 Lorena Espada succeeds Francisco García Ahumada as IFMA Spain’s president. For the past two years Lorena Espada has been vice president of IFMA Spain. A position she combines with her work at the multinational insurance company Chubb European Group, where she is director of Facility Management […]

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New CEN standard on energy performance assessment

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

European Commission, CEN and CENELEC release ventilation standard The new CEN standard focuses on ventilation for buildings, setting new rules and requirements for indoor environmental parameters for thermal environment, indoor air quality, lighting and acoustics. The new CEN standard also explains how to use these parameters for building system design and energy performance calculations. Increased […]

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