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Create Your Own Success

World Workplace

Your Facility Conference & Expo
Oct. 3-5, 2018 | Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

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Create Your Own Success

Want to succeed in facility management? Then you can’t just wait for good things to happen.

Success happens when you’re prepared. That’s why thousands of FM professionals converge to experience the educational courses, keynote sessions and expo floor at World Workplace every year.

World Workplace prepares you for success as you learn to:

  • Protect your facility
  • Future-proof your technology
  • Reduce your costs
  • Improve your operations
  • Build your career

Join your fellow FM professionals Oct. 3-5 in Charlotte to create your own success. Five Reasons to Attend »

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Keynote Speakers

Kyle Petty

Opening Keynote

Kyle Petty NASCAR Icon and Philanthropist Register | Learn more

Plenary Session Keynote

Scott F. Breor Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Infrastructure Protection, US Department of Homeland Security Register | Learn more
Theresa Payton

Awards Luncheon Keynote

Theresa Payton Former White House CIO and Cybersecurity Authority Starring on CBS's TV show, "Hunted" Register | Learn more
  • Robert Kleimenhagen“I attend World Workplace to increase my knowledge of leading FM trends. I always set learning goals, and I’ve never been disappointed in meeting them.”

    Robert Kleimenhagen, Jr., CFM, SFP, Director of Facilities & Energy Management Operations, Central Bucks School District

  • Rhonda Rezac“World Workplace provides me with the opportunity to attend classes that advance my career, better understand the industry and earn CEUs.”

    Rhonda Rezac, Associate, FMP, RSP i-SPACE

  • Samson Lee“The most exciting part of World Workplace is sharing stories and experiences with people from all over the world. It’s an unforgettable experience.”

    Samson Lee, Vice President, Facility Operations – Asia Pacific, AllianceBernstein Hong Kong Ltd.

  • Kati Barklund“For me, World Workplace is the highlight of the FM year. Fantastic networking with FMs from around the world, and inspiration gained from the many great presentations.”

    Kati Barklund, Senior Solution Specialist – Modern Workplace, ​Microsoft, Stockholm, Sweden

  • jim-daymut“When I joined IFMA I managed one facility about 450,000 S.F. It was no coincidence that as I grew in IFMA I saw my career grow. I was given a portfolio to manage and now manage a region where I have 9 accounts, over 8,000,000 S.F. and am responsible for 150 staff members.”

    Jim Daymut, SVP, Jones Lang LaSalle, Northern Ohio Chapter, IFMA member since 1996

  • teresa-rodgers“I attribute a great portion of my current success to IFMA. The educational and networking opportunities are wonderful. I am so grateful to those IFMA members who have mentored me over the years. IFMA has helped to shape my career in ways I never could have imagined!”

    Teresa Rodgers, Seattle Chapter, IFMA member since 2004

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