FMLink Newsletter — November 16, 2020

Because of some glitches last week, we were not able to post our usual newsletters, but you haven’t missed anything — all is in this newsletter. We are sorry for any inconvenience.


See how global real estate players predict COVID-19 will impact work patterns and office demand (Surveys and Trends)

How many Manhattan workers are back in the office? See this October survey (Surveys and Trends)

Could electric heat pumps reduce your energy use and CO2 emissions? ACEEE breaks it down by building type and region (Surveys and Trends)


Happening this week

Nov 16 – Nov 19 : ISSA Show North America 2020 [VIRTUAL]

Nov 16 : WORKTECH20 Los Angeles [CANCELED]

Nov 17 : IFMA’s Integrate 2020 FM Conference

Nov 18 : International Security Conference and Exposition (ISC East) 2020; ASIS NYC [CANCELED; 1/2-day VIRTUAL]

Nov 18 – Nov 19 : Northeast Buildings and Facilities Management Show and Conference 2020 (NEBFM’20)

Nov 19
: Learning and working from home: Key takeaways from COVID-19 [IWBI WEBINAR]

Nov 19 – Nov 21 : THE EXPERIENCE Convention and Trade Show [CANCELED]

Nov 20 : WORKTECH20 New York [CANCELED]

Posted this week and last week

Jan 26 : COVID-19: The Second Wave series: Viral Transmission in the Indoor Environment and the Impact of Cleaning [CIRI WEBINAR]

Dec 4 : APPA COVID 19 Town Hall — Experience Exchange Around YOUR Remaining Challenges [APPA WEBINAR]

Dec 16 : COVID-19: The Second Wave series: Available Methods to Validate Strategies to Minimize Transmission of COVID-19 [CIRI WEBINAR]

Nov 23 – Nov 26 : Build2Perform 2020 (building performance) [VIRTUAL]

Nov 9 – Nov 12 : Workplace Week International 2020 [VIRTUAL]


Plasma Air air-purification systems

If you want an eco-friendly air-purification system that mounts easily in your HVAC, see what these luxury hotels are using (Contract Awards)

To kill up to 99.99% of airborne pathogens and completely replace a room’s air up to 4x/hour, check out this new UV-C air purification unit (HVAC/IAQ » Products and Services)

See how you can monitor everything from air temp and IAQ to occupancy and sound, with Planon’s sensor-integrated IWMS (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

If you want a security system that sends visitors to designated checkpoints for automated entry approval, check out the latest from Paxton (Products and Services » Security)