Join us at the Embassy Suites Uptown Charlotte March 9-10, 2023!
Come and join your fellow FM's and Service Providers (Associates) for a day and night of education and celebration at our 4th Annual IFMA Carolina's Summit and Gala. This event kicks off with an optional Facility Tour, the Educational Summit, followed by a cocktail reception and awards dinner where we will celebrate the leaders in the FM industry in the Carolinas. Awards will be presented in the following four categories: FM of the Year, Associate of the Year, Young Member of the Year and Innovation of the Year. Click here to nominate your colleagues until February 17!
To honor the FM's that have led our industry through this bustling economy, any Facility Manager can attend this event. The registration fee is $40, regardless of whether they are an active chapter member or not. Service Providers who are active members of one of the 5 Carolina chapters (Greenville, SC, Upstate SC, Charlotte, Triad, Triangle) may purchase tickets for $200. This provides full access to the educational sessions, cocktail reception and awards dinner with numerous opportunities for networking. Service Providers may also purchase tickets for additional members of their company who are not active members. Service Providers who do not have an active Chapter membership may not attend.
Click here to register for the March 9-10, 2023 Education Summit and Gala at the Embassy Suites Uptown Charlotte!
HOTEL INFORMATION: We have secured a second block of rooms at The Hyatt Place Downtown, 222 S. Caldwell St. While available, if booked before March 1, the IFMA rate is $189 plus tax. CLICK HERE then enter your Arrival and Departure dates. For information on calling the hotel direct, Click here
Interested in sponsorship opportunities at the Summit and/or Awards dinner? Click here for more information.
Education Summit and Awards Gala Agenda
Thursday Schedule (all times eastern)
11:30am-1:00pm-FACILITY TOUR of theCATS light rail operations and maintenance facility (more info coming soon!)
1:00pm Onsite registration
1:30pm - 2:30pm Speaker Session 1 Damon Carson - Circular Economy
2:45pm - 3:45pm Speaker Session 2 Panel Conversation -RTO via Digitization of Space with Rob Murchison- Intelligent Buildings, Fran West -Crescent Communities, Jade Franklin -Alfred Williams & Co., and Zach McLaren - Cresa
4:00pm - 5:00pm Speaker Session 3 Philip Donovan : Practical Steps Toward Performance-Based Sustainability
5:00pm - 6:00pm Cocktail hour reception
6:00pm - 8:00pm Dinner and awards banquet.
You do not want to miss this year's after party!! Thank you Little!!
9:00am Cross Chapter meetings for Committee Chairs and Board members. Breakfast served 8:00am - 9:00am