December 2021

Dec 1 - Dec 3 Toronto, Canada The Buildings Show [HYBRID] BuildingsCanada; InformaConnect

The Buildings Show 2021Design, architecture, construction, renovation and property management (PM) professionals, experts and suppliers have come together at The Buildings Show, comprised of Construct Canada, PM Expo, HomeBuilder & Renovator Expo and World of Concrete Toronto Pavilion, for over 30 years. Get unparalleled opportunities to learn, lead and empower with cutting-edge educational programming, product showcases and networking opportunities in a safe and secure environment.

Expand your knowledge base, become a leader in your field and earn continuing education credits from BOMA, OAA, BSSB, CAHPI and ARIDO. The Buildings Show will provide opportunities and solutions for the industry to transact, learn and engage year-round through hybrid, online and in-person experiences. Proof of vaccination will be required to attend the in-person event.

Streams include:

  • Apartment & Condominium Management
  • Building Envelope Solutions
  • Design Concepts, Health, Wellness & Interiors
  • Legal, Regulatory & Risk Management
  • Optimizing Building Performance & Enhancing Net Asset Value
  • Professional Skills, Strategy & Leadership
  • Project Design, Planning, Delivery, Mgmt. & Best Practices
  • Smart Buildings, Technologies & Innovations
  • Sustainable Design, Environment, Energy Efficiency & Higher Performance Buildings

The Buildings Show [HYBRID]

Dec 2 - Jan 13 Virtual 10-Minute FM Lessons [VIRTUAL] AFD Professional Services, an official educational partner of ProFMI

Whether you are looking to sharpen your facilities management skills, or you just enjoy building AFD 10-Minute FM Lessons logoyour FM knowledge, Alana Dunoff invites you to attend her continuing program of 10-Minute FM Lessons. 10-Minute FM Lessons are free, short, live talks on facility management topics including budget development, boilers, balanced scorecards, executive presentations, utility demand planning, leading change, and more. The 10-Minute Lessons are an opportunity to take a few minutes a day, once a week, to join other FMs with a growth mindset who want to excel in their FM careers. Alana F. Dunoff, ProFM, FMP, IFMA Fellow, and James Myers, PE, ProFM, are the hosts of 10-Minute Lessons. Previous lessons are available to watch on the website.

Upcoming 10-Minute FM Lessons (4th series):

  • November 11: FM Talent & Succession Planning
  • November 18: Water Management
  • December 2: The ABCs of Space Management
  • December 9: Creating a Business Case
  • December 16: FM & Building Technology Systems
  • January 6: Business Continuity
  • January 13: The Value of “Bad News” Data


10-Minute FM Lessons [VIRTUAL]

Dec 8 - Dec 9 Virtual NAIOP Officecast [VIRTUAL] NAIOP: Commercial Real Estate Development Association

The world is re-examining how we go to work, and the implications for the office sector can’t be NAIOP Officecast Logo overstated. Prepare for the paradigm shift at Officecast 2021. Hear from leaders in the space about how to adapt to the radical shifts in work habits and tenant demands; the powerful, practical technologies critical for a healthy workplace; the state of capital markets; potential untapped submarket stars and more.

NAIOP Officecast [VIRTUAL]


January 2022

Jan 11 - Mar 29 Virtual ProFM Coached Self-Study Program [VIRTUAL] Professional Facility Management Institute (ProFMI)

ProFM Maureen RoskoskiProFM’s Coached Self-Study program gives you the flexibility to study for the ProFM Credential on your own time while providing the structured support and accountability of seven 1-hour online sessions led by a ProFM-credentialed expert instructor. Log in to the live Q&A sessions or watch the recordings when your schedule allows. Network and collaborate with facility professionals from a variety of industries and around the world.

January – March 2022 Session

Instructor: Maureen Roskoski, ProFM, CFM, SFP,LEED AP O+M, ISO 22301 Lead Auditor

Senior Professional, Corporate Sustainability Officer, Facilities Engineering Associates

One-hour online sessions will be held alternating weeks (Tuesdays, 12:00 – 1:00 pm Central Time):

  • January 11: Kick-off session
  • January 25: Review Competencies for Facility Managers
  • February 8: Review Asset Management
  • February 22: Review Risk Management
  • March 8: Review Business Management
  • March 22: Review Operations and Maintenance
  • March 29: Wrap-up session

ProFM Coached Self-Study Program [VIRTUAL]

Jan 18 - Jan 20 Honolulu, HI, US Healthy Buildings 2021 Conference — America [HYBRID] International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate (ISIAQ); Hosted by Cleaning Industry Research Institute (CIRI)

Healthy Buildings 2021This event is the 16th conference in the series of International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate (ISIAQ) Healthy Buildings (HB) Conferences dating back to 1988. Themed “Bridging the Gap Between Research and Practice — In the Age of Covid-19 and Beyond” for 2021, the groundbreaking event will for the first time connect the scientific research of ISIAQ’s core membership with the experience of practitioners and technicians in the fields of IAQ pertaining to ventilation, buildings, building maintenance, indoor chemistry, cleaning, disaster restoration, biological contamination, comfort, and health implications of indoor exposures. Special emphasis will be placed on Covid-19 and implications on the indoor environment for this and future generations. Healthy Buildings 2021 — America will be presented both on site (with appropriate social distancing measures) and via digital livestream.

Healthy Buildings 2021 Conference — America [HYBRID]

Jan 19 Virtual BOMA’s Virtual Industrial Real Estate Conference; The New Tenant Demands Building Owners and Managers Association International (BOMA Intl.)

BOMA Industrial RE_Web-BannerIndustrial real estate has seen dramatic shifts in recent years. Low vacancy rates and limited space options in many markets has led to a boom of investment and development. Even during the pandemic, the industrial sector has continued to thrive, thanks in part to the high demand for e-commerce. This surge, however, has brought new tenant demands for better technology, smarter space design and greater operational efficiency. Owners and property managers are challenged with ensuring their industrial assets are sufficiently capable of meeting the new tenant demands.

During this one-day program from noon to 5:00 pm ET, industry experts will discuss the many trends impacting industrial real estate and the long–term outlook for the sector. Participants will learn the steps owners and managers should be taking to create asset value, improve operations, and attract and retain industrial tenants. Plus, you’ll have an opportunity to interact with service providers offering the latest technologies and solutions for industrial properties.

BOMA’s Virtual Industrial Real Estate Conference; The New Tenant Demands

Jan 29 - Feb 2 Las Vegas, NV, ASHRAE Winter Conference [HYBRID] [SEE AHR EXPO] American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc. (ASHRAE)

ASHRAE 2022 Winter Conference logoJoin ASHRAE in-person or virtually for this highly anticipated conference, held in conjunction with the AHR Expo and offering the latest industry updates, a chance to reconnect with peers, and more. The 2022 ASHRAE Winter Conference technical program is comprised of tracks focusing on resources to design, build, control, commission and operate facilities and infrastructure that need to not only be efficient, but resilient. Tracks include:

  • HVAC&R Systems and Equipment
  • Fundamentals and Applications
  • Refrigerants and Refrigeration
  • Buildings at 360°
  • Energy System Integration
  • Environmental Health and IEQ in the International Arena
  • HVAC for Industrial and Commercial Purposes – Challenges and Opportunities


ASHRAE Winter Conference [HYBRID] [SEE AHR EXPO]

Jan 31 - Feb 2 Las Vegas, NV, AHR Expo (International Air-conditioning / Heating / Refrigerating Exposition) Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI)

Titled “The Essential Event for HVACR,” first held in 1930, the AHR Expo offers three full days of jam-packed networking, education, socializing and experiencing everything new in HVACR. The AHR Expo logoShow floor will be buzzing with all-new products + tech, industry people, product demos and endless learning opportunities and the most recent updates from every segment of the HVACR industry. This is your opportunity to interact 1:1 with the latest innovations and the people that are inventing them. Manufacturers and suppliers from around the world will unveil the latest additions to their product line-ups, demonstrate what is new and innovative about the technologies, provide technical support, and answer questions. Attendees range from product designers, engineers and architects to installers, end-users and facility operators. The expansive education program features accredited sessions including AHR Industry Sessions, New Product Presentations, ASHRAE Free Sessions and ASHRAE Learnng Institute Paid Courses [SEE ASHRAE Winter Conference listing above.]

AHR Expo (International Air-conditioning / Heating / Refrigerating Exposition)


March 2022

Mar 23 - Mar 24 Amsterdam, Netherlands World Workplace Europe 2022 (WWEU22) Conference and Expo [HYBRID] International Facility Management Association EMEA (IFMA EMEA), European Facility Management Network (EuroFM), Facility Management Netherlands (FMN)

WWEU22IFMA EMEA, EuroFM and FMN are joining forces to present World Workplace Europe 2022 (WWEU22), covering the academic, research and practitioners sectors of the European facilities management (FM) community and providing their diverse membership base with new opportunities to get inspired with various content-driven FM topics. Through the partnership, the program will offer all components relevant to the FM industry: a Research track and facility tours in the morning, keynotes and educational sessions in the afternoon, and lots of time to network and connect. For more than four years, World Workplace Europe has been successfully organized by IFMA and FMN. The event has grown to be a gold standard in facilities management education, knowledge exchange, career development and professional networking. This year’s hybrid event will be held at the De Hallen Studios, a historic tram depot in Amsterdam that has been transformed into a cultural center.

WWEU22 logoWorld Workplace Europe is an event for professionals working in the larger built environment and workplace management services, as well as for academics, students and young professionals. The hybrid format will offer top-notch keynote speakers, education sessions, facility tours, deeper dive sessions and round tables, whether you are able to attend in person or virtually. Held annually, WWEU facilitates idea-sharing and knowledge-exchange between professionals who support and sustain the built environment to ensure smarter, more efficient, healthier, sustainable and safer facilities. For the 2022 hybrid event, all educational sessions will be presented online live and will be recorded so that attendees can view them at their convenience. Attendees can join the local live event in person to network safely, participate in break-out sessions and join educational sessions, or they can join the virtual event via the event platform.

World Workplace Europe 2022 (WWEU22) Conference and Expo [HYBRID]

Mar 28 - Mar 31 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia FM EXPO Saudi and Saudi Clean Expo 2022 dmg::events

Part of major Big 5 Saudi event for construction, the co-located FM EXPO Saudi (Facilities Management Solutions) and Saudi Clean Expo (Cleaning & Hygiene Solutions) bring together the entire FM and cleaning industry in Saudi Arabia. As the world is preparing for the next normal, this event promises to help attendees get to grips with the latest challenges and changes in one of the most technically demanding sectors of the built environment. FM Expo Saudi and Saudi Clean Expo bring expertise, technology, and products together for an exchange of ideas and innovations. Opening the door to exciting developments in the world of facilities management and cleaning to the region’s key decision-makers, this co-located showcase welcomes an international line-up of top-tier manufacturers and distributors. Admission is free for trade and industry professionals.

The Big 5 Saudi annual international show convenes thousands of architects, engineers, FMs, project managers and other building industry-related professionals involved in the commissioning, design and building stage of projects to benefit from education sessions, a comprehensive exhibition, and networking opportunities. Thousands of technology, machinery, material and product suppliers tackle the biggest construction challenges for producing innovative projects, streamlining production and reducing overall costs. Free CPD-certified seminars and workshops cover important subjects including LEED and FIDIC contract conditions.

[This event was postponed from May 24-27, 2021.]


FM EXPO Saudi and Saudi Clean Expo 2022

Mar 29 - Mar 31 National Facilities Management and Technology Conference and Expo (NFMT 2022) Building Operating Management magazine; ROC Exhibitions

Building Operating Management magazine offers this annual comprehensive 3-day conference and trade show free to attend for some 5,000+ FM-related professionals from most US states and 25 countries and all types of facilities, along with industry experts and leading suppliers. One of the largest FM events in the country, NFMT 2022 provides up-to-date advancements and knowledgeable practices in the management, operations, maintenance, renovation and construction of nonresidential buildings.

National Facilities Management and Technology Conference and Expo (NFMT 2022)


April 2022

Apr 19 - Apr 22 Orlando, FL, CxEnergy 2022 Conference and Expo (building commissioning, energy mgmt.) AABC Commissioning Group (ACG), Associated Air Balance Council (AABC), Energy Management Association (EMA)

CxEnergy 2022 bannerCxEnergy 2022 convenes FMs, engineers, service providers, building owners, energy managers and others engaged in building commissioning, energy management and test & balance, providing information on the latest trends, technologies and regulatory developments. Attendees will earn AIA (LU), USGBC LEED General Education CE, CxA CE, EMP CE, and AABC (TBE & TBT) CE credits for 30+ presentations covering such topics as commissioning and energy management, building envelope/enclosures, building automation and control technologies, cybersecurity, distributed energy resources, wellness issues related to HVAC, water management and more. CxEnergy also offers pre-conference training; networking events; and an Expo Hall showcasing technologies for commissioning, energy and testing.

CxEnergy 2022 Conference and Expo (building commissioning, energy mgmt.)


June 2022

Jun 15 - Jun 16 Worcester, MA, Northeast Buildings & Facilities Management Show & Conference 2022 (NEBFM2022) ProExpos Group

NEBFM2022 logoThe 16th annual NEBFM features over 200 exhibitors displaying products and services necessary for the operation, management, maintenance and renovation of all types of buildings and facilities in the Northeast region. The concurrent educational conference features 24 one-hour sessions on such topics as: LEED, green, sustainability, energy, building commissioning, facility maintenance, construction and renovation planning. AFE provides CEU credit for all sessions.

Northeast Buildings & Facilities Management Show & Conference 2022 (NEBFM2022)

Jun 21 - Jun 23 Las Vegas, NV, US LIGHTFAIR International (LFI 2022) (lighting design, products, tech) International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD); Illuminating Engineering Society (IES)

The annual LIGHTFAIR is a premier annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference where light, technology and design converge. LIGHTFAIR alternates between East Coast and West Coast sites.

LIGHTFAIR International (LFI 2022) (lighting design, products, tech)

Jun 22 - Jun 23 London, United Kingdom British-Irish Airports Expo 2022 British Aviation Group; Regional and Business Airports Group; Hosting airport coalition: Heathrow, Manchester Airports Group and Gatwick

British-Irish Airports EXPOThe 5th British-Irish Airports Expo will take place at ExCeL London, backed by a hosting airport coalition of Heathrow, Manchester Airports Group and Gatwick. Key Strategic Partners are the British Aviation Group (BAG), the airport supplier trade association representing over 200 companies, and the Regional and Business Airports Group (RABA), the regional airports trade association of over 40 UK and British Dependency airports. The trade show typically features up to 150 exhibitors and six conferences, and is attended by 2,300++ visitors. By driving collaboration across ALL stakeholders on the airport campus, this year’s British-Irish Airports EXPO has been wholly designed to forge recovery, with the host airports committing to “unity of purpose.”

British-Irish Airports Expo 2022


September 2022

Sep 20 - Sep 23 Essen, Germany Security Essen 2022 Messe Essen

Security Essen, a major biennial international security and fire prevention event, convenes over 36,000 trade visitors from all sectors from 125 countries to explore the latest trends and most important innovations, and to conduct international business transactions. Topics range from fire prevention, cybersecurity and CCTV to the protection of outdoor areas. Some 950 exhibitors from 40+ nations showcase the latest security and fire products, technology and services.


Security Essen 2022


November 2022

Nov 16 - Nov 17 New York, NY, US International Security Conference and Exposition East (ISC East) 2022 Security Industry Association (SIA)

ISC East 2022 previewCounterpart to ISC West in the spring, ISC East is a major annual security and public safety industry event for the East Coast, hosted in collaboration with premier sponsor Security Industry Association (SIA) and in partnership with ASIS NYC. Security dealers, installers, integrators, and consultants, along with corporate, government and law enforcement/first responder practitioners, convene in New York City to network, learn and evaluate the latest technologies and solutions from leading exhibiting brands. The combination of one-on-one conversations with top innovators, high-quality special events, and cutting-edge education and training make ISC East a comprehensive event to guide the industry in getting back to business.

International Security Conference and Exposition East (ISC East) 2022