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Be part of the largest global gathering of FMs this June in London

The largest event in the FM calendar will commence in less than 2 months. From 19 June, FM professionals from across the globe will descend on ExCeL London, looking to identify new suppliers and source the latest innovative solutions to address project requirements. They’ll also have the opportunity network in a variety of areas with like-minded peers as they discuss the industry’s hottest topics at the cutting edge of FM, not to mention keeping abreast of all legislation updates and regulation changes.

In association with the British Institute of Facilities Management and CBRE, Facilities Show 2018 continues to attract inspirational speakers, contractors and individuals. It champions the industry, changes perceptions, drives excellence and pioneers new-age leadership.

Enhance Your Knowledge in the Facilities Management Theatre

Facilities Management Theatre

Designed explicitly for facilities management practitioners, 2018’s theatre sees each day split into three different themes: the workplace, technology and people. The programme includes presentations and panel discussions on topics including workplaces of the future, security, delivering top class FM on a budget, leadership, office refurbs and relocations, technology disruption, diversity, skills and recruitment, getting recognition in the board-room and flexible working

BIFM Smart Client Programme - Tools for Smart Procurement

BIFM

Equipping attendees with the knowledge and tools to make smart procurement decisions enabling successful client-supplier partnerships, seminar sessions will be followed by pre-booked 1:1 appointments with selected suppliers. The 90-minute session will cover:

  • How to select a contractor or supplier
  • How to use strategic sourcing to improve quality, deliver efficiencies and reduce risk
  • What do to when contracts go wrong

NEW - Occupational Health & Wellbeing Zone

Occupational Health and Wellbeing

In response to industry needs and essential learnings from key government reports, Facilities Show will launch a new area dedicated to the Health & Wellbeing of the workforce. The focused theatre will deliver thought provoking and tactical seminar sessions on how FMs benefit from enhanced productivity by putting employee health and wellbeing at the forefront of company culture.

Facilities Games Arcade

Facilities Arcade

Back by popular demand, the Facilities Games Arcade is an area of the show floor not to be missed, providing all FMs with the opportunity to grow their professional community in among like-minded peers.

1:2:1 Meetings Programme

Meetings Service

The complimentary matchmaking tool enables visitors and exhibitors to search and connect with each other before the show, allowing for better schedule management.

  • Arrange meetings at exhibitors’ stands or in one of the dedicated Meeting Lounges
  • Search thousands of contacts by job title, products and services, buyer/seller activities and market sector
  • Make the most of your time at the show and open the door to new business opportunities

Develop Specialisms in Security, Safety, Fire, Field Service & Workwear

Develop your area of expertise and source products in security, safety, field service, fire safety and workwear at IFSEC International, Safety & Health Expo, FIREX International, Field Service Management Expo and the Professional Clothing Show, all taking place in adjoining halls to Facilities Show and free to enter.

Smart Working Summit - Dynamic Discussions on the Changing Work Environment

Focussing on participation and collaboration, Smart Working Summits consider the impact of the changing nature of work on; the employee lifecycle journey, workplace technologies; understanding workplace productivity; and achieving genuine corporate sustainability.

Facilities Show takes place from the 19 – 21 June 2019 at ExCeL London

1-2-1 Meeting Service

Meetings Service

The complimentary matchmaking tool enables visitors and exhibitors to search and connect with each other before the show, allowing you to manage your event schedule.

  • Arrange meetings at exhibitors’ stands or in one of the dedicated Meeting Lounges
  • Search thousands of contacts by job title, products and services, buyer/seller activities and market sector
  • Make the most of your time at the show, pre-arrange meetings and open the door to new business opportunities

Inspirational Speakers

Inspirational Speakers

Our biggest inspirational line-up ever, featuring Double Olympic gold medallist, Dame Kelly Holmes; Rock star physicist Professor Brian Cox OBE; and Falklands War veteran, Simon Weston CBE came to inspire and motivate you in the Keynote Theatre.

  • Build your work-ethic motivation from Dame Kelly Holmes and discover more on her work on numerous mental health boards
  • Explore the Universe with Professor Brian Cox OBE, and expand your mindset beyond the day-to-day aspects of your role
  • Be inspired by a story of triumph and courage by Simon Weston CBE, and turn adversity into opportunity

Total FM Zone

Total FM Zone

The Total FM Zone highlights some of the largest and most proficient brands to provide total facilities solutions for those with multi-site responsibility. Newly launched this year, this space will provide visitors with an avenue to detail their project needs and outsourcing them, or the opportunity to discuss career paths within large integrated FMs.

With a focus on attracting the best talent in the world, sourcing the most innovative solutions from suppliers and delivering an outstanding integrated FM service, the Total FM Zone isn’t to be missed.

One badge 6 Shows

1 Badge 6 Shows

Facilities Show badge holders will be able to further develop their specialisms and source products in security, fire, safety, field service and corporate wear with access to IFSEC International, Safety & Health Expo, FIREX International, Field Service Management Expo and Professional Clothing Show, taking place in adjoining halls at the same time.

Keynote Theatre

Kelly Holmes keynote speech

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’.

BIFM Careers Zone

BIFM Careers Zone

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.

Inspirational Speakers Programme 2018

We’re proud to introduce an incredible line-up of aspirational speakers including comedian and mental health expert Ruby Wax OBE, Nicky Moffat CBE and Sir Clive Woodward OBE, who’ll take to the stage to deliver fascinating, diverse talks on the need for positive professional environments, communications, conditions and challenges and sustaining and growing a healthy, happy, high-achieving workforce.

  • Ruby combines expert psychological insight with trademark wit and humour, helping individuals and groups understand how to create an open, honest and successful culture.
  • English rugby legend and management pioneer, Clive Woodward, takes to the stage to discuss the key attributes needed to create a winning team on and off the pitch.
  • With over 30 years’ experience in leadership roles within the British Army, Nicky gives us an educated perspective on strong leadership as well as tangible, tried and tested methodology.

Ruby Wax OBE

Ruby Wax

Tuesday 19th June, Keynote Theatre

Nicky Moffat CBE

Nicky Moffat CBE

Wednesday 20th June, Keynote Theatre

Sir Clive Woodward OBE

Clive Woodward

Thursday 21st June, Keynote Theatre