IFMA OC Upcoming Events

Jan
10
Thu
IFMA OC Board of Directors Meeting @ Capital Group
Jan 10 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

IFMA OC Monthly Chapter Board Meeting
7:00 - 9:00 AM
at Capital Group
6455 Irvine Center Drive
Irvine, CA  92618

IFMA Orange County Chapter Members are welcome to attend Board Meetings, however an RSVP is needed in advance. If you'd like to attend the next Chapter Board Meeting please email ifmaoc@outlook.com.

Jan
17
Thu
IFMA OC Annual Awards
Jan 17 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

IFMA OC Annual Awards
Thursday, January 17, 2019

CALL FOR AWARDS NOMINATIONS
Chapter Awards Offer Recognition Opportunities for You and Your Team

Submissions Accepted Thru December 1, 2018
Awards Dinner Takes Place Thursday, January 17, 2019

SEARCHING FOR THE STARS
 
We are looking for as many stars as possible to recognize at the annual IFMA awards celebration on January 17th.
 
  • What innovative, creative, challenging project have you worked on???
  • What goals have you achieved that could inspire others??
  • What new process have you implemented successfully??

We invite you to submit your project for consideration! It's EASY - AND the winning FM and team will share a trophy,  get highlighted at a monthly meeting and hopefully receive added perks from your company - maybe a raise, promotion or your name in lights??

No RULES - We are keeping it SIMPLE - just tell us about your project and share some photos:
  • Situation/challenge - describe
  • Plan/Action - How did you develop and implement a plan to attack the situation/challenge
  • Result - What was the outcome and how did it meet your criteria? How was it received?

Contact the Awards and Recognition Committee with any questions!
sue.ewing @patcraft.com.

Feb
14
Thu
IFMA OC Board of Directors Meeting @ Capital Group
Feb 14 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

IFMA OC Monthly Chapter Board Meeting
7:00 - 9:00 AM
at Capital Group
6455 Irvine Center Drive
Irvine, CA  92618

IFMA Orange County Chapter Members are welcome to attend Board Meetings, however an RSVP is needed in advance. If you'd like to attend the next Chapter Board Meeting please email ifmaoc@outlook.com.

Feb
21
Thu
IFMA OC Business Partners Expo
Feb 21 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Mark your calendars! 
February 21, 2019

Save the date and plan to join us on Thursday, February 21, 2019 for our Business Partners Expo.  Come and exhibit your company's presence, make new contacts and mingle with the facilities people you want to do business with from Orange County and surrounding areas.

Exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities will be available for this event, ranging from $300 to $1,500... Remember us in your budget this coming year!

Stay tuned for more info!

Feb
28
Thu
IFMA FMP Course – Finance & Business Essentials @ Kimball Studio
Feb 28 @ 8:00 am – Mar 1 @ 4:30 pm

FMP Course: Finance & Business Essentials

 FEBRUARY  28 - March 1, 2019

COURSE DURATION: 2 days (Thursday - Friday), 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

LOCATION:  Kimball Showroom
500 South Grand Ave, 24th Floor
Los Angeles, CA  90071

INSTRUCTOR:  Phyllis Meng, CFM, SFP, IFM Fellow

COURSE OVERVIEW:

Facility managers manage and oversee high-value assets that represent significant financial investment in technology, buildings, structures, interiors, exteriors and grounds.  Since facility managers are typically responsible for the oversight, operation and maintenance of the buildings and grounds, as well as oversight of various service contracts, understanding the basics of finance and business is critical.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

Part 1:  Finance and Business in the Facility Organization

Part 2:  Financial Management of the Facility Organization

Part 3:  Procurement in the Facility Organization

Part 4:  Contracts in the Facility Organization

REGISTRATION OPENS SOON

Mar
14
Thu
IFMA OC Board of Directors Meeting @ Capital Group
Mar 14 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

IFMA OC Monthly Chapter Board Meeting
7:00 - 9:00 AM
at Capital Group
6455 Irvine Center Drive
Irvine, CA  92618

IFMA Orange County Chapter Members are welcome to attend Board Meetings, however an RSVP is needed in advance. If you'd like to attend the next Chapter Board Meeting please email ifmaoc@outlook.com.

Mar
21
Thu
IFMA OC Monthly Chapter Program
Mar 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

IFMA OC Monthly Chapter Program
Thursday, March 21, 2019

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR AND CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES 

Apr
11
Thu
IFMA OC Board of Directors Meeting @ Capital Group
Apr 11 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

IFMA OC Monthly Chapter Board Meeting
7:00 - 9:00 AM
at Capital Group
6455 Irvine Center Drive
Irvine, CA  92618

IFMA Orange County Chapter Members are welcome to attend Board Meetings, however an RSVP is needed in advance. If you'd like to attend the next Chapter Board Meeting please email ifmaoc@outlook.com.

IFMA FMP – Leadership and Strategy @ Kimball Showroom
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm – Apr 12 @ 8:00 pm

 

IFMA FMP - Leadership and Strategy

APRIL 11 - 12, 2019

COURSE DURATION: 2 days (Thursday - Friday), 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

INSTRUCTOR:  Phyllis Meng, CFM, SFP, IFM Fellow

Course Held at Kimball Showroom, 500 S Grand Ave, 24th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90014

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COURSE OVERVIEW:

To be effective, facility managers must develop strategies to successfully carry out major initiatives by influencing the decisions and attitudes of others.  Effective strategies require that facility managers are able to integrate people, places, processes and technology.  They must be able to align the facility portfolio with the entire organization’s missions and available resources, and to be innovative in order to move forward with their staff and processes to respond to the ever-changing requirements. 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

Part I:  Plan Strategically 

  • Introduction to Strategic Planning
  • Align Facility’s Strategic Requirements to Entire Organization’s Requirements
  • Develop and Implement a Strategic Planning Process
  • Develop a Strategic Facility Plan or Facility Master Plan
  • Implement Strategy Using Tactical Plans

Part II:  Lead and Manage the Facility Organization

  • Introduction to Leadership and Management
  • Theories of Individual Behavior and Leadership
  • Lead, Influence, Inspire and Manage the Facility Organization
  • Advocate for Facility Management Needs and Priorities
  • Organize and Staff the Facility Organization
  • Develop Effective Teams
  • Develop, Implement and Evaluate FM Policies, Procedures, and Practices
  • Clarify and Communicate Responsibilities and Accountabilities
  • Resolve Conflicts

Part III:  Provide Leadership to the Entire Organization

  • Promote, Encourage, and Adhere to a Code of Conduct
  • Develop and Manage/Oversee Relationships
  • Ensure Compliance with Corporate Social Responsibility Policies

REGISTRATION OPENING SOON

Apr
18
Thu
IFMA OC Monthly Chapter Program
Apr 18 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

IFMA OC Monthly Chapter Program
Thursday, April 18, 2019

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR AND CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES