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IFMA prepares the ground for EU funds for FM as part of the Renovation Wave strategy

Thursday, December 17th, 2020

New energy performance standards for… old buildings. On October 14 the Commission released its Renovation Wave strategy that outlines the regulatory and funding actions needed to accelerate the renovation rate of the EU’s existing buildings. While previous legislation was mainly focused on new buildings, this Strategy now looks at how it can make existing buildings […]

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Smart Readiness Indicator (SRI) scheme puts FM in the spotlight

Thursday, December 17th, 2020

In light of the continuous ambition of the EU to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in all sectors of its economy, the EU is looking at better managing the energy use of buildings. The EU therefore looks at smart and digital technologies to measure and manage multiple aspects of buildings on the basis of a selected […]

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IFMA and DFM Form Long-term Partnership

Tuesday, December 1st, 2020

The long-term cooperation aims to strengthen and expand the global network of FM professionals and support FM interests in Denmark and within the EU. HOUSTON, TEXAS, USA – (Dec. 1, 2020) – The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) and the Dansk Facilities Management network (DFM) have agreed to a formal partnership to combine strengths and […]

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How to implement cobotics into your 2020 cleaning?

Thursday, June 25th, 2020

Register now for another free webinar held by IFMA EMEA and SoftBank Robotics This Tuesday, 30 June at 2-3 p.m. CEST, IFMA EMA and SoftBank Robotics will present the follow-up to their successful webinar about cobotics held earlier this month. In this second webinar on cobotics, the expert team will focus on the deployment in […]

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Can cobotics accelerate the recovery for FM post-covid-19?

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020

Register for free webinars held by IFMA EMEA and SoftBank Robotics On Tuesday, 9 June, 2020 at 2-3 p.m. CEST, IFMA EMEA and SoftBank Robotics will hold a first of two webinars about cobotics. In just one hour FM professionals will get insight on how cobotics can help FM recover from the covid-19 crisis. Four experts […]

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IFMA Foundation launches call for judges

Thursday, April 30th, 2020

The IFMA Foundation is seeking your time, talent, and energy to judge scholarship applications. We need experienced facility managers and professionals within the built environment to judge applicants of the IFMA Foundation Scholarship. Since 1991, the IFMA Foundation, IFMA chapters, IFMA Councils, and the wider FM Community has globally awarded approximately $1.7 million USD (circa […]

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World Workplace Europe returns as e-conference this May 6-8

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

IMFA Europe announced that World Workplace Europe ‘20 has been rescheduled as a virtual event. After last month’s postponement due to the ongoing covid-19 epidemic the conference will now take place online this May 6, 7 and 8. Meet the industry’s best speakers and discover the brightest new insights for the facility management business at […]

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Meet our new advisory board members at IFMA Europe

Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

Since last February we proudly welcomed 3 new members at our European Advisory Board. Austria’s Peter Prischl is principal consultant and managing director at Afondo Consulting. Mr. Alexey Grinchenko (Russia) has served as Facility Director at TPV CIS until recently. And last but not least we are happy to announce Mr. Jan Dunkelberg from Germany’s […]

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World Workplace Europe ‘20 postponed until further notice

Monday, March 9th, 2020

Amsterdam conference to be rescheduled over Covid-19 coronavirus concerns IFMA Europe and Facility Management Nederland together decided to postpone their upcoming conference World Workplace Europe ’20 “Future For Facilities” to be held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands from March 18 to 20. Even though there is no imminent health risk, the organizational team agrees it is […]

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Post Brexit transition period guarantees business as usual for facility managers

Friday, February 7th, 2020

IFMA Europe announces key dates and decisions for facility managers living and working in the EU and the UK On 31 January the United Kingdom has left the European Union. This marks the start of an 11-month transition period that will last until 31 December 2020 at least. By July 1 2020, the EU and […]

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