Influencing Change, Building Toward Our Future

An experience as dynamic & multi-dimensional as your profession

Overview

FM is a mash-up of strategies, tactics, operations and soft services. You know something about everything. But as new twists and tasks reshape your role, betting that you’ll always know what you need to is a long shot. Don’t leave your future to chance. Learn something more about all you do. Join industry innovators, workplace change-makers, emerging professionals, and mid- to senior-level FMs to discuss and grasp the increasingly multifaceted layers of FM.

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Register online by Feb. 20, 2018 to receive our Early Bird discount. All prices shown are in US Dollars.

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  • One Day Registration (Members)
    $250
    • Conference and expo activities
    • Welcome reception (Tues. only)
    • Access to expo floor
    • Education sessions
    • Networking events & breaks
    • Keynote & lunch
    • Conference proceedings
    • CEUs
    • Facility Tour
    • Access to onsite VIP lounge
    Register
    Full Event (Members)
    $550
    • All conference and expo activities
    • Welcome reception
    • Access to expo floor
    • All education sessions
    • All networking events & breaks
    • All keynotes & lunches
    • Conference proceedings
    • CEUs
    • Facility Tour
    • Access to onsite VIP lounge
    Register
    Full Event - VIP (Members)
    $700
    • All conference and expo activities
    • Welcome reception
    • Access to expo floor
    • All education sessions
    • All networking events & breaks
    • All keynotes & lunches
    • Conference proceedings
    • CEUs
    • Facility Tour
    • Access to onsite VIP lounge
    Register

Interested in becoming an IFMA member? Join Today »

  • One Day Registration (Nonmembers)
    $350
    • Conference and expo activities
    • Welcome reception (Tues. only)
    • Access to expo floor
    • Education sessions
    • Networking events & breaks
    • Keynote & lunch
    • Conference proceedings
    • CEUs
    • Facility Tour
    • Access to onsite VIP lounge
    • Complimentary one year of IFMA membership
    Register
    Full Event (Nonmembers)
    $750
    • All conference and expo activities
    • Welcome reception
    • Access to expo floor
    • All education sessions
    • All networking events & breaks
    • All keynotes & lunches
    • Conference proceedings
    • Complimentary one year of IFMA membership
    • CEUs
    • Facility Tour
    • Access to onsite VIP lounge
    Register
    Full Event - VIP (Nonmembers)
    $900
    • All conference and expo activities
    • Welcome reception
    • Access to expo floor
    • All education sessions
    • All networking events & breaks
    • All keynotes & lunches
    • Conference proceedings
    • CEUs
    • Facility Tour
    • Access to onsite VIP lounge
    • Complimentary one year of IFMA membership
    Register

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Schedule at a Glance

All activities will take place at Sheraton Grand Chicago unless otherwise noted.

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
CFM Exam Review
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
BIM Conference
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Component New Leader Orientation
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Registration
1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Exhibitor Set Up
1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Component Leadership Training
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Leadership Happy Hour
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Registration
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Speaker Ready Room
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
General Session 1.0
10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Concurrent Educational Session 2.01 - 2.05
1:30 - 1:45 pm
Power Speaker Meet & Greet
1:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Concurrent Educational Session 4.01 - 4.05
3:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
EXPO Grand Opening & Welcome Reception
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Registration
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Speaker Ready Room
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Continental breakfast in EXPO
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Expo Floor & The Hub
9:00 a.m. - 9:18 a.m.
FM Exchange - FM and Leadership TED style presentation
11:00 - 11:15 am
FM Exchange - FM and Leadership TED style presentation
11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Prize Card Drawing - EXPO Floor
11:31 am - 5:00 pm
Exhibitor Tear Down
1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Keynote Meet & Greet
1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Concurrent Educational Session 6.01 - 6.05
3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Concurrent Educational Session 7.01 - 7.05
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Registration
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Continential breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Concurrent Educational Session 8.01 - 8.05
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Morning Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Concurrent Educational Session 9.01-9.05
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Closing Power Speaker
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Facility Tours

Power Speakers

Meet our conference speakers

Alexsys Thompson

Author, Executive Coach, Conflict Resolutionist, Entrepreneur

Meagan Johnson

Bright, Funny, Delightfully Obnoxious Generational Humorist!

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Conference Hotel

Book your room by February 26, 2018 to receive special rates. All prices shown are in US Dollars.

Sheraton Grand Chicago

301 E. North Water St. • Chicago, IL 60611

Room Type Single Rate Double Rate Triple Rate Quad Rate
Junior Suite $229 $229 $259 $289
Traditional $229 $229 $259 $289
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Parking & Ground Transportation Information
  • Currently Hotel Overnight Parking is $67/Valet $55
  • Currently cost of airport transportation to O’Hare is approx. $40 for taxi, all each way and Midway is approx. $30 each way
  • These charges are subject to change without notice.

Location

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What sets Facility Fusion apart as a must-attend event for facility-focused solutions providers?

This one-of-a-kind event draws a unique group of FM leaders and decision makers who are investing in education, networking, and products and services that will help them maintain their competitive edge in an ever-changing industry. Learn more »