World Workplace

We're excited to have you join us for IFMA’s World Workplace Conference & Expo! This is your first step towards an incredible experience filled with learning, networking and inspiration. Let's get started!

What can you gain from attending?

World Workplace is IFMA’s largest annual conference and expo that brings together facility management professionals from various verticals to explore the latest trends, share best practices and connect with like-minded individuals. It's a unique opportunity to gain valuable insights, expand your professional network, and discover innovative solutions to workplace challenges.

Get ready for an epic adventure

As a first-time attendee, you play a crucial role in making this conference a success. Your fresh perspective and enthusiasm contribute to the vibrant atmosphere and collaborative spirit of the event. We want to ensure that you have a memorable and rewarding experience, so we've put together some key information and tips to help you make the most of your time at World Workplace.

Activities just for you!

First-time Attendee Pre-conference Webinar

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 12:00-1:00 P.M.

Webinar registration information coming soon!

Join us for the First-Time Attendee Webinar, an essential online event tailored just for you! In this informative session, you'll get the scoop on all the important World Workplace details you need to know, gain exclusive tips to make the most of your first-time experience and connect with fellow newbies. This is the perfect opportunity to ask questions, ease any uncertainties and start your World Workplace journey with confidence. Don't miss out on this chance to make your introduction to World Workplace smooth, enjoyable and unforgettable!

First-timers Happy Hour

Tuesday, October 8, 5:00-6:30 p.m.

Kick off your World Workplace adventure with a splash at our exclusive First-timers Happy Hour! This is your chance to meet fellow first-timers, make connections and get to know other friendly faces who are just as excited as you are. Enjoy an evening of laughter, networking and delicious drinks designed just for you.

Open to Full Event first-timers only.

Stay tuned for more activities
to be announced in the future!

First-Time Attendees Guide to World Workplace

The guide for first-time attendees at IFMA's World Workplace shares essential tips to maximize your event experience. Discover top must-do activities to prepare for your time at the conference and follow up afterwards, ensuring you gain the most from this valuable event.

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Education Sessions

Education Sessions

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Convince Your Boss

Convince Your Boss

Need supervisor approval? Use these resources to share the value of attending World Workplace.

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Explore San Antonio

Explore San Antonio

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