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FMA Shorts: How Can Facilities Managers Fund Technology Solutions?

On this latest episode of FMA Shorts, Phil Zito, CEO of Smart Buildings Academy and host of the Smart Buildings Academy Podcast, lists some top funding options for facility tech upgrades. This clip was taken from a webinar titled “Facilities 2.0: Thriving in an Era of Rising Operational Costs.” The full session is available for […]

FMA Shorts: How Do Panic Buttons Work?

On this latest episode of FMA Shorts, Stacy Meyer, vice president of marketing at CENTEGIX, explains details regarding panic buttons and who the workplace safety devices might benefit most. This clip was taken from a webinar titled “Could Panic Buttons Save Lives? Many Organizations Think So.” The full session is available for FREE on-demand here.

WATCH: Facility Pros Celebrate World FM Day!

Happy World FM Day! Global FM, a group of facilities management (FM) associations including IFMA, spearheads the annual celebration every May. Held this year on May 8th, the event brings together the FM community and highlights the positive impact that FM professionals have on businesses and people’s lives. To commemorate the big day, Facilities Management […]

FMA Shorts: What Are the Top Benefits of Smart Building Technology?

On this latest episode of FMA Shorts, Melanie Danuser, director of education and training at the Smart Buildings Center, explores the many upsides of using high-tech solutions in facilities. This clip was taken from a webinar titled “Navigating the Future: Top Trends and Challenges for Creating Smart Buildings.” The full session is available for FREE […]

FMA Shorts: How Important Is Access Control for Facility Security?

On this latest episode of FMA Shorts, Larry Thompson, vice president of security for the Orlando Magic, emphasizes the need for effective access measures to help keep facilities secure. This clip was taken from a webinar titled “Scoring a Slam Dunk in Sports Security.” The full session is available for FREE on-demand here.

FMA Shorts: Should Facilities Managers Fear or Embrace the Rise of Technology?

On this latest episode of FMA Shorts, Camilla Yamada, director of special projects at UMC, discusses smart building technology with a focus on healthcare facilities. This clip was taken from a webinar titled “How Building Tech Is Improving the FM Industry.” The full session is available for FREE on-demand here.

FMA Shorts: Why Is Materials Management Important for Facilities Managers?

On this latest episode of FMA Shorts, Ben Riccio, solutions engineer at TMA Systems, explains the need to effectively manage parts and tools for preventative maintenance. This clip was taken from a webinar titled “How to Address the Labor Shortage with Technology.” The full session is available for FREE on-demand here.

FMA Insights: What Does the LEED Update Mean for Facilities Managers?

In September 2023, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) released its highly anticipated draft of LEED version 5, the latest iteration of the world-renowned green building certification. This first update focuses specifically on the operations and maintenance (O&M) of existing buildings. To help us learn more about the update and what it means for facilities […]

FMA Shorts: How Can Natural Disasters Impact Facilities Managers and Businesses?

On this latest episode of FMA Shorts, Tessa Baran, prepare program associate at SBP, explores why facilities managers must make emergency preparedness a top priority amid worsening natural disasters.   This clip was taken from a webinar titled “Protecting Your Facilities from Natural Disasters.” The full session is available for FREE on-demand here.

FMA Shorts: What Are Must-Have Security Solutions for Public Venues?

On this latest episode of FMA Shorts, Scott Ashworth, head of safety and security at Overtime Elite, discusses top solutions to protect people during sports games and other live events. This clip was taken from a webinar titled “Scoring a Slam Dunk in Sports Security.” The full session is available for FREE on-demand here.