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10 August 2022

How can we best support you? Help us shape your future

We have launched a consultation exercise on our membership offering to ensure it is th...

Facilities, Employment and Skills, Workplace

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10 August 2022

BSI releases IWFM-informed ‘BS 8644-1 - Digital management of fire safety information’

Following a recommendation in Dame Judith Hackitt’s ‘Independent Review of Building Re...

Building safety

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10 August 2022

Introducing the new IWFM Customer Experience Special Interest Group

We are pleased to announce that IWFM’s collective of customer experience experts, form...

Facilities, Workplace

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05 August 2022

AGM members’ Q&A

There was a good Q&A session at last week’s AGM. We couldn’t get to all of them in the...

Facilities, Employment and Skills, Workplace

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28 July 2022

'Our members are better qualified, more influential and better able to impact the businesses they support'

That was the assessment of Linda Hausmanis, addressing the 2022 AGM, held online and b...

Facilities, Employment and Skills, Workplace

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28 July 2022

AGM: Board welcomes Simone Fenton-Jarvis and Luke Folwell as NEDs

The results are in, and we are pleased to confirm that our members have voted for Simo...

Facilities, Workplace

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28 July 2022

‘We can and will do better’ says CEO as IWFM and EDI Focus Group publish governance survey results

Building on November’s EDI public statement in which we committed to improving EDI acr...

Facilities, Workplace

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28 July 2022

DLUHC sponsored competence framework for the management of safety in residential buildings published by BSI

BSI published three new standards on 27 July, sponsored by the Department for Levellin...

Building safety

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27 July 2022

DLUHC opens consultations on new building control and in-occupation regimes

This consultation focuses mainly on the changes that will be made to the Building Regu...

Building safety

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26 July 2022

IWFM Annual Review 2021: a message from CEO Linda Hausmanis

2021 was a demanding year by any standards. It began in lockdown but, towards the end ...

Facilities, Future of work, Workplace

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21 July 2022

IWFM Impact Awards 2022: Finalists announced and voting open for Frontline Heroes!

The wait is finally over! We are delighted to announce the 2022 IWFM Impact Awards fin...

General news

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19 July 2022

New report on ‘Unlocking the full potential of the SMART building’ with Microsoft: “FM is absolutely at the heart of the answer”

Discover expert industry insights from ‘The Smart Places Ecosystem – Unlocking the ful...

Facilities, Technology, Workplace

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