Foundation Events at World Workplace

2017 World Workplace Conference and Expo

October 17-20, 2017 Houston, TX, USA 

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  • Foundation Silent Auction: Tuesday - Friday, October 17-20, 2017 George R. Brown Convention Center Make sure you get your bids in by Noon on Friday, you don't want to miss it.
  • Foundation Academic Awards: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Rice Hotel Ballroom The work of the Foundation culminates with this reception as we present the annual FM Student Scholarships, recognize colleges and universities with Accredited FM Degree Programs, this year's e-Poster and International Student of the Year competition winners, and more. Growing in attendance every year, the ceremony puts us face-to-face with the future of FM! It's indeed a moving and inspiring hour.
  • Foundation Celebration: Tuesday, October 17th, 7-10 pm; The Historic Rice Hotel BallroomRegister for the Celebration on the World Workplace website ( be sure to purchase a Full Event Plus registration. Party with a purpose; come celebrate our progress in making FM a career of choice! Celebrate the Foundation with good friends, good food, great networking and a great time in a spectacular venue. 
  • FM Student e-Poster Competition: Thursday, October 19, 2017 starting at 1:00 pm Support FM students from colleges and universities around the world as they present their FM-related videos. Winners qualify for free admission to next year's World Workplace. New this year - the ePoster Competition will be in Foundation Central on the expo floor.
  • FM Academic & Research Track Presentations Thursday and Friday, October 19 & 20, 2017 George R. Brown Convention Center. In an effort to support FM and related built environment academic and research institutions, individuals and researchers, the IFMA Foundation presents the FM Academic & Research Track presentation of papers.

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