What is IFMA's Advocacy Day & Public Policy Forum?
Now more than ever decisions made by our elected officials in Washington DC are having an impact on the FM Profession and the Built Environment. This FREE two-day annual event provides a unique opportunity to meet with your elected officials and make your voice heard. Get updates on FM related legislation, training on how to engage with elected officials and meet directly with your congressional representatives to share your passion and subject matter expertise on facility management issues. Held in Washington, D.C., this FREE annual event open to U.S. residents.
Top 5 reasons to attend:
Do you know who your congressional representatives are? Do they know who YOU are?
Do the people elected and appointed to serve you in federal, state and local government understand the critical role of facility management in creating a safer, healthier, more sustainable society? If not, it's your responsibility to help inform the decisions made at our nation's highest level. Your experience and passion for FM can have a positive impact on policy on issues including:
Energy Efficiency ● Workforce Development ● Tax Incentives ● Disaster preparation and recovery ● Emergency response ● Work safety policy ● Facility management standardization ● Education and training ● Smart buildings ● Worker mobility