Top 10 Reasons to Join the IFMA IT Community

Wednesday, July 19th, 2023

As technology continues to reshape the world of facility management, staying connected and informed is crucial for professionals in the field. The IT Community is a dedicated group within IFMA that focuses on the intersection of facility management and information technology.

1. Networking Opportunities:
The IT Community provides a platform for IFMA members to connect with other professionals in facility management and information technology.

2. Knowledge Sharing:
In today’s rapidly evolving technological landscape, keeping up with the latest trends and best practices is essential. The IT Community offers a wealth of resources, including webinars, whitepapers, case studies co-created with Cognitive Corp.

3. Professional Development:
Continuous learning and professional development are key to success in any field. The IT Community provides various educational programs and training opportunities specifically tailored to facility management technology.

4. Industry Insights:
Being part of the IT Community gives members exclusive access to industry research reports, surveys, and expert interviews.

5. Collaboration and Innovation:
The IT Community fosters a culture of collaboration and innovation among its members. By bringing together professionals from facility management and information technology backgrounds, the community encourages the exchange of ideas and the exploration of technology-driven initiatives.

6. Advocacy and Influence:
As a member of the IT Community, professionals have a voice in shaping industry standards and influencing policy decisions related to facility management technology.

7. Career Advancement:
Being part of the IT Community can significantly enhance an IFMA member’s professional reputation and career prospects.

8. Vendor Relationships:
The IT Community facilitates connections between IFMA members and technology vendors.

9. Mentorship and Leadership Development:
The IT Community offers mentorship programs and leadership development opportunities to help members advance their careers in facility management technology.

10. Recognition and Awards:
The IT Community recognizes excellence in facility management technology through awards and recognition programs.

Joining the IFMA IT Community is a valuable step for any IFMA member looking to thrive in the intersection of facility management and information technology.