1st May 2019: External Event – Introduction to the Facilities Management Profession – London

The IWFM People Management SIG welcome you to their event introducing the Facilities Management profession. On the day there will be a number of industry speakers talking about their careers in FM, how they got into FM and the challenges and opportunities both to date and as they look forward.

Speakers will range from an apprentice at the start of their career through to experienced professionals that have moved within the sector. The event will also feature a number of organisations sharing information about the part they play in the FM profession, including universities, service providers both soft and hard, recruiters, trainers and consultants.

By attending this event, you will widen your awareness of the profession, the career opportunities available and increase your network.


  • Laura Birnbaum, IWFM Manager of the Year 2018
  • Paul McNally, IWFM Newcomer of the year
  • Conrad Dinsmore, IWFM Newcomer of the year
  • Pleun van Deurssen, Rising Stars SIG chair
  • Graham Forrester, Career Change
  • Tom Obrien, Graduate FM


  • 15:00 : Arrival and introduction
  • 15:30 – 16:30 : Stalls
  • 16:45 – 15:45 : Speakers
  • 18:00 – 19:00 : Networking

Date: Wednesday 1st May

Time: 15:00 – 19:00

Location: Arcadis, 34 York Way, Kings Cross, London N1 9AB

Register now