FMLink Newsletter — April 20, 2020

Be sure to check out the Events calendar below to find newly announced webinars!


ASHRAE offers guidance on how to operate and maintain HVAC systems to minimize exposure to coronavirus (Products and Services » Publications)

What facility managers should ask of their cleaning professionals during this pandemic (Sustainability » Ashkin Group)

Find out how Cushman & Wakefield is helping businesses prepare for post-pandemic return to the office (Developments » Safety and Health)

Are you looking for industry guidance and best practices to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic? FMLink is now listing relevant webinars on our Calendar (Products and Services » Webinars, Education and Training)

Workplace as a journey—why that concept is important in today’s environment (Workplace Strategies » Workplace Evolutionaries)
See what it takes to create a Performing Workplace

For consistent calculation of rentable square footage in industrial buildings, see BOMA’s updated floor measurement standard (Products and Services » Publications)


Happening this week

Apr 20 – Apr 22 : Connex2020 (multi-site FM) [*CANCELED*]

Apr 21 : Recovery Readiness: A How-to Guide for Reopening your Workplace [Cushman & Wakefield WEBINAR] — **new this week**

Apr 21 : Securing Schools and Campuses during the COVID-19 Pandemic [ASIS/SIA WEBINAR] — **new this week**

Apr 21 – Apr 23 : Total Facilities (TFX 2020) (high-performing environments) [*POSTPONED to 10/27/20*]

Apr 23 : Running Effective Virtual Meetings [APPA WEBINAR] — **new this week**

Apr 24 : Impact of COVID-19 on O&M Requirements, Residential Facilities and Beyond [APPA WEBINAR] — **new this week**

Posted this week

May 1 : Places Matter for Human Health [IWBI WEBINAR]

Jun 11 : Automation Amidst the New Normal [ISSA WEBINAR SERIES]

May 28 : Automation Amidst the New Normal [ISSA WEBINAR SERIES]

May 14 : Automation Amidst the New Normal [ISSA WEBINAR SERIES]

Apr 30 : Automation Amidst the New Normal [ISSA WEBINAR SERIES]

Apr 28 : How to Pivot During a Crisis [ISSA WEBINAR]


To aid the fight against COVID-19, ISSA offers 30 days free online learning and launches an infection control fundamentals course (Products and Services » Webinars, Education and Training)

If you may need to turn your building into a temporary medical facility, see how SUNY did it (Contract Awards)

See how Terminix Commercial’s hands-on disinfection service can help minimize the spread of the coronavirus (Products and Services » Services)

See how this BAS appliance leverages energy valve data to help you quickly improve building performance (Products and Services » Software & Technology)