Facilities Show 2017 will once again provide visitors with an incredible complementary seminar and workshop programme. Continuing the success of 2016 it will focus on ‘real world’ talks delivered by FMs, as well as practical and strategic presentations by a few hand-picked industry experts.

You will find two large seminar theatres on exhibition floor, all with different content on each day of the show. Plus, back by popular demand is the BIFM Careers Zone, which will be available for those looking for CPD training, management skills or career opportunities

The Protection & Management Series Inspirational Speakers will also return for 2017. This year will saw, Colonel Tim Collins OBE, Kate Adie OBE and James Cracknell OBE take to the stage sharing their experiences and the level of grit and determination required by them in the face of adversity.

Keynote Theatre

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The Keynote Theatre will welcome many of our most high profile speakers and will feature strategic, topical debates. Never before has the Facilities Show had such a big theatre, and seminars will range from ‘impact of workplace design on wellbeing and productivity’ and ‘FM apprenticeships and skills’.

Facilities Management Theatre

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This theatre will feature seminars and topics on a wide range of topics in Facilities Management. One session not to be missed is the case study from the University of Bradford, which has 3 buildings with BREEAM ‘outstanding’ ratings, and a Passivhaus one too. Additionally, the theatre will host ‘lunch & learns’ each day, covering ‘work on the move’, ‘BIM’ and ‘FM technology’.

BIFM Careers Zone

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Through a series of seminars and workshops, BIFM and their partners will give FMs practical advice to support professional development. The programme is for FMs at all levels of their career and will focus on soft skills, training and routes to the top.


While we organise your seminar and workshop programmer for Facilities Show 2017, why not listen to our recent webinar about Getting the Most out of Service Providers – Making Relationships Work. With leaders in the world of FM discussing topics such as: How do you structuring your providers / agreements, what info do you do share to make sure the relationship works, How does tech help, what are the barriers to sharing information? So just click the link and listen