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Learn the latest strategies and technologies for energy and water efficiency in DOE’s webinar series

Did you know that most college housing fires happen in September and October? Here are tips to reduce the risk, both on and off campus

Monitor screenshot of facial recognition technologyFacial recognition even at an angle or partially hidden — check out Panasonic’s new security analytics integration

If you need help improving the economics of your health-care facilities’ operations, CBRE’s consulting acquisition may help

Learn how this key bipartisan legislation supports water efficiency

Did you know a germy biofilm sticks on up to 93% of hospital surfaces? Find out how Medentech is tackling it — without damaging surfaces

If you’re looking for washroom dispensers with an elegant finish that are also easy to clean and maintain, check out Kennedy’s new collection

See how this newly formed operating company can make it easier for you to order elevator parts and service, with less downtime

How is the role of the electrical contractor changing with today’s technology?

If you need to comply with one of the new feminine product access laws — or just do the right thing, see Bobrick’s expanded free-vend offerings

Are you looking for top-notch landscape design? Check out this year’s ASLA winners

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Featured Articles

Figure 1, Work ActivitiesThe debate about open plan design rages on. Who’s right?

Caring is cool—Tips on attracting young workers from a Gen Z-er

Benchmarking security best practices – Part 4

Reduce recurring embodied energy through development of an asset management program
An asset management program can reduce the total energy required for your building—see how

Identifying and mitigating investment barriers
Where and how to find funding for facility improvements

Design for aging and dementia: A new paradigm in research-based design

A new kind of FM
See how changes in the workplace are impacting facility management

IoT restrooms are smart business
Get warnings for low supplies, automate toilet cleaning, use sensors to see if toilet stalls are in use

Occupier liability in the 21st century workspace
In what circumstances are facility managers and their companies liable for what happens in their buildings?

Case Study

In this Workshop Setting, employees work simultaneously on various parts of a project—sketching ideas on a whiteboard, reviewing construction plans at a standing-height table, and breaking away from the group to have private conversations.Improve work flow by creating opportunities for connection across the office
See how Tavistock raised its workplace effectiveness score by 25 percentage points

Benchmarking janitorial best practices – Part 3

Going green: Green leasing updates
Key changes in BOMA’s 2018 Green Lease Guide

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Upcoming Events

Sep 23 - Sep 27 : ASIS’s Global Security Exchange (GSX) 2018

Sep 23 - Sep 26 : EXCHANGE 2018 (healthcare environment)

Sep 23 - Sep 25 : FM EXPO: Facilities Management Solutions

Sep 24 - Sep 27 : IAMFA18 Annual Conference (museum facilities)

Sep 24 - Sep 30 : World Green Building Week 2018

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