Jim Ware will be leading and/or participating actively in five separate sessions at IFMA’s Facility Fusion Conference, at the Chicago Sheraton Hotel on April 11-13, 2012:
April 10 [pre-conference]
Roundtable on Managing End-User/Service Provider Relationships
Jim is leading this invitation-only Roundtable for senior facilities professionals representing both the service provider industry and end-user occupiers. The Roundtable is hosted by IFMA and sponsored by CBRE, Sodexo, and Kimball Office.
There are still a few seats available at the Roundtable; there is no cost to participate. If you are a senior facilities professional and would like to join the conversation, please contact Jim Ware directly by April 9 for more information.
Work on the Move: Snakes and Ladders Game with the Authors
This is a fun and educational take-off on the classic children’s game. Come to Session 3.01 at 2:45 PM on Wednesday afternoon to learn about workplace strategy and change management, drawing on the IFMA Foundation 2011 book, Work on the Move: Driving Strategy and Change in Workplaces.
“Change Management: A Core Competency for Facilities Managers”
Session 5.06, 2:15 PM on April 12. A hands-on workshop focused on mastering the core skills of leading organizational change.
“Managing Knowledge Workers: How Do You Know What They Are Doing?”
(with Diane Coles)
Session 6.06, 3:45 PM on April 12. A case study based on the development of outcome-based performance measurement practices at SCAN Health Plan.
“Getting Your Questions Answered at the Facilities Fusion Workplace Strategy Cafe”
2-5 PM on Friday, April 13. An open conversation with several of the authors of Work on the Move.