About this session:
The facility management industry has matured considerably the past few decades; the most significant being the advance of the built environment. However, while all of this technology sits at our doorstep, facility organizations have yet to truly embrace or leverage such. It is incumbent upon us to grab hold of these tools and wield them to deliver value to our organizations. In this educational session, we will highlight some of these technological advances and discuss how they could be put to work for the betterment of our departments and help us resolve the growing skilled labor shortage.
1. Describe common facility technology systems and their primary purpose.
2. Identify typical opportunities for further leveraging building technology.
3. Define best practices for selecting and implementing technology.
4. Discuss steps for mitigating typical pitfalls with technology implementations.