Facilities Management: The Next Step (KBD17)

Venue: Hilton Jumeirah

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Event Date/Time: Apr 18, 2006 End Date/Time: Apr 19, 2006
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Facilities Management, being one of the fastest growing profession in the world, bears an immense pressure on facilities managers to deliver tangible bottom line results. Their vast potential holds the key towards retaining the competitive edge in today's business environment. Globally, businesses across industries have come to realise the benefits that have been seen through efficient and effective facilities management. However, the Middle East market is 10-15 years behind their European counterparts prevalent to Facility Management, nonetheless, with property development skyrocketing and resources fading, plea for cost-effective and efficient solution are called for. Therefore, understanding the need for a holistic approach in the management is essential.

This conference provides key players in this region an opportunity to gain the knowledge and insights from experts and to maximise future profitability through implementation of an efficient facilities management. Some of the topics that will be covered include realising efficiencies that lie within energy conservation, space management and implementing facilities management using an effective and groundbreaking model and best practices. Facility managers and alike, will gain an understanding of why facilities management is strategic to their core business and gain from the benefits of medium to long term cost reductions. With successful implementation, Middle East businesses can finally come to the forefront in this global environment in 2 to 5 years time.


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Some of the benefits you will gain as delegates are: # Maximising your building’s lifespan through effective Total Life Cycle Costing # Gaining insights from the government’s perspective on facility management # Benefiting from making the most out of the least through manpower utilization # Measuring up to international standards in building developments # Attaining the best Service Level Agreements through best practices Among the key speakers invited are from: · EMAAR · NAKHEEL · SABIC Shared Surface · Standard & Chartered Bank · Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations (ADCO) · International Facility Managment Association (IFMA) · Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company (ADMA-OPCO) · Gulf Environmental · Gulf Polymers · American Sharjah University