FMLink Newsletter — September 24, 2018

FMLink Newsletter — September 24, 2018


Change happens (How To » BOMI International)
What types of change must the facilities manager be prepared for, and what can be done about them?

Almost like magic: How to make CRE technology work for you (Magazines » BOMA)
Secrets from the experts on finding the right tech solutions

Learn what OSCRE is doing to ensure your CRE data will be compatible with as many systems as possible (Associations and Organizations)

This new tool can help you find out if your building’s security systems are prepared for a terrorist attack (Products and Services » Publications)

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 (Associations and Organizations)


Happening this week

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

Sep 24 – Sep 30 : World Green Building Week 2018

Sep 25 – Sep 27 : CoreNet Global Summit – EMEA (corporate real estate)

Sep 25 – Sep 26 : Facilities Integrate (smart buildings, building services)

Sep 26 – Sep 27 : ABRAFAC 2018 Congress and Expo (FM)

Sep 26 – Sep 29 : IREM Global Summit 2018 (property, asset mgmt.)

Sep 26 – Sep 28 : PRSM Mid-Year Conference (retail, multisite facilities maintenance)

Posted this week

Mar 19 – Mar 20 : BUILDEX Edmonton (building construction, design, management)

Mar 8 – Mar 13 : Light+Building 2020

Feb 5 : Workplace Futures (WF2019) (FM)


Learn how this key bipartisan legislation supports water efficiency (Developments » Environment and Sustainability)

UV robot with light at top; hospital bed in background

See how Xenex’s UV robot will help this hospital take infection control to a new level (Contract Awards)

If you want to remove toxins and improve your building’s IAQ naturally, check out this new plant-based air purifier (Products and Services » Safety and Health)

Learn the latest strategies and technologies for energy and water efficiency in DOE’s webinar series (Products and Services » Webinars, Education and Training)

Facial recognition even at an angle or partially hidden — check out Panasonic’s new security analytics integration (Products and Services » Security)

If you need help improving the economics of your health-care facilities’ operations, CBRE’s consulting acquisition may help (Corporate and Organization » Developments)

See how this newly formed operating company can make it easier for you to order elevator parts and service, with less downtime (Corporate and Organization » Developments)

Did you know a germy biofilm sticks on up to 93% of hospital surfaces? Find out how Medentech is tackling it — without damaging surfaces (Cleaning Equipment & Supplies » Products and Services)

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 (Products and Services » Restroom Equipment and Supplies)