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IFMA: Digital Twins for the Building Industry

Monday, February 15th, 2021

This webinar will introduce the basic concepts that underly the uses of Digital Twins (DT) in the building industry and then provide two in depth examples of their use at the UCSF Health Medical Center in San Francisco and the Brookfield’s One Manhattan West building in New York City. The overview will review the levels […]

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IFMA BETA: Made in America – E-ROBOT Prize Orientation Webinar – Session 1

Monday, February 15th, 2021

BETA leadership will share information on the program, help you form a team and apply for an American-Made Buildings Prize: Envelope Retrofit Opportunities for Building Optimization Technologies (E-ROBOT) Prize. This is an opportunity to gain recognition and funding if you decide to become part of a team and submit a viable concept in Phase 1. […]

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Save My Seat: A Return-to-Work App Focused on Employee Safety

Thursday, November 19th, 2020

By Andrea Shook, Faithful+Gould As part of IFMA’s ongoing safety campaign, we want to share an example of an innovative digital solution our corporate real estate and facility management team delivered to help our employees return to work safely. Based on this need, Faithful+Gould developed an app and interactive dashboard called Save My Seat that […]

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Technology Symposium – On Demand Replays

Thursday, November 12th, 2020

The IT Community of IFMA was pleased to support the CoreNet & IFMA Chapters of Dallas and Phoenix in the 2020 Virtual Thought Leadership Symposium. This event was complimentary for both CoreNet and IFMA Members. Each segment explored different aspects of how technology is supporting Corporate Real Estate and Facility Management Operations during the Global […]

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Leveraging Existing EAM System to Support Covid-19 Response

Monday, November 2nd, 2020

Leveraging your existing Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) to support your organizations Covid-19 Pandemic response. There are those who have been able to move most of their workforce to remote (Work from Home) locations, which presents its own set of challenges for Asset Managers. However, there is a large group of organizations that due to their […]

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Developing a COVID-19 Return to Work Plan

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

Developing a COVID-19 Return to Work Plan By Geoff Williams, CFM, FMP, SFP, IFMA Fellow As we continue to wrestle with a global pandemic, we are also each looking longingly at the future and the opportunity to return to a greater sense of normalcy than we have seen throughout most of 2020.  I say sense […]

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Virtual Thought Leadership Symposium on CRE & FM Technology

Wednesday, October 7th, 2020

The IT Community of IFMA is pleased to be supporting the CoreNet & IFMA Chapters of Dallas and Phoenix in this year’s virtual Thought Leadership Symposium. This event is complimentary for both CoreNet and IFMA Members. To make things easier we will provide content daily from November 9th to November 12th at Noon CST. Each […]

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The Evolution of the Office – Learning from the Present and Re-Imagining the Future

Monday, September 14th, 2020

The significant shift to remote work over the past six months has raised questions about the future of the office. Large companies like Twitter and Facebook are considering widespread adoption of remote work even after offices fully reopen – driven largely by the apparent success in working from home. Employee surveys suggest that productivity has […]

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How Do We Get Feedback from Employees and Measure Satisfaction?

Thursday, September 3rd, 2020

The Problem Now more than ever there exists a gap between employees and facilities since most employees are not actually working at the facility.  Communication has shifted to virtual meetings and an increased amount of emails in a decentralized environment.  Despite this, employees still want to stay connected to the company & facility and be […]

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A Data Driven Approach to Re-Boarding

Tuesday, August 18th, 2020

This article is derived from the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) COVID-19 Series #14 webinar, “FM + COVID-19 Series #14: COVID-19‘s impact on Workforce, Workplace and FM.” As companies start to plan and implement re-boarding strategies, the one constant is the power that accessible data can provide in ensuring the appropriate decisions are made. […]

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