IFMA Foundation Activities

IFMA Foundation On-site Events

The IFMA Foundation and its supporters view academics and research as critical strategies in enhancing the FM profession. Through your participation in Foundation activities at Facility Fusion, you make a significant contribution to programs that promote higher FM education, provide scholarships to FM students and support research critical to the FM profession.

Silent Auction

It’s back and better than ever! Bid on unique sports and entertainment memorabilia, jewelry, designer handbags and more. Auction proceeds benefit the Foundation, a 501C3 charity working to make FM a career of choice.

Auction hours :
Monday, April 8: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday, April 9: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday, April 10: 8 a.m. – noon

Foundation-sponsored Educational Sessions

Women in FM Panel Discussion, Presented by Sodexo
Tuesday, April 9, 8:00 am – 9:00 am

A panel of women leaders in the FM profession will share the challenges and opportunities they faced in their careers. At World Workplace 2017, part one of this session was standing room only — you won’t want to miss it!

Ignite FM! The Student Challenge

Ignite FM! The Student Challenge is a competition in which students working in teams are given a complex facility management problem to solve in a short period of time. Team presentations are made to an audience of professional facility managers and judges, and the winning team shares a monetary prize.