NY Tech Valley Chapter of IFMA is your regional Albany, NY chapter of the International Facility Management Association, the largest and most widely recognized international association for professional facilities managers. This well-known networking group is very excited about getting new Professional, Associate and Student members from in and around the Capital District to sign up!
Don’t miss IFMA Facility Fusion 2015! At Facility Fusion, the brightest minds in the industry come together to connect, communicate and help redefine modern-day facility management. This fresh, dynamic educational event is a powerful opportunity for you to network with like-minded professionals and develop innovative solutions for the increasingly multifaceted layers of FM.
Please click here for your October IFMA Foundation update, which includes photos from World Workplace 2014 in New Orleans, the Annual Progress report, and a special thanks to IFMA Foundation’s sponsors.
OCTOBER 20: LUNCH & LEARN 11:30-1:30
Brad Rogers and Bill Harris from Perkins + Will Architects will discuss Facilities Management and Design: Making a Strategic Difference.
The most progressive organizations recognize that with Real Estate second only to personnel in the cost of doing business, the Facilities Manager and Real Estate Planner can add critical value not only to operations, but also to productivity and strategic organizational planning.
Location: Davies Office, 40 Loudonville Rd, Albany
Event is free and includes lunch from Bountiful Breads, thanks to Dave Mallard of Milliken Carpet!
‘Nosh, Laugh, and Roar
Our first event of October was a blast! Thanks to Aperitivo Bistro for the great food and Underground at Proctors’ Best Comedy Show for helping us have a great night. Take a look at the event gallery for some photos from our October 2nd event.
Tour of CDTA Maintenance Facility
On September 10, 2014, we had the privilege of touring the CDTA Maintenance Facility.
A big thank you to our CDTA Hosts:
Ed Murphy – Project Manager (Facilities)
Steve Wacksman – Superintendent of Maintenance, responsible for daily maintenance
Randy Premo – Superintendent of Fleet Maintenance, coordinates off property work with vendors, warranty claims, acceptance of new vehicles.
Check out the event gallery for photos!