ICFM 2019 & EuroFM Members Meeting was held on 10-11 October 2019

Ankara University Real Estate Development and Management Department and TRFMA organized International Conference on Facility Management 2019 at Wyndham Ankara Hotel.

Also EuroFM (European Facility Management Network) Monthly Members Meeting was held at the same time at the same place.

To share new and different researches, studies, practices and ideas, to increase university-public-sector collaborations and to find common solutions to the problems encountered, public and sector employees came together to organized in the ICFM2019 conference.

The sponsors, university students, important speakers, industry experts and professionals attended the conference.

At the end of the first day of the conference,TRFMA organized EuroFM gala dinner in Ankara Divan Çukurhan. TRFMA Members, EuroFM Members and Ankara University Real Estate Development and Management Department Dean Prof. Dr Harun Tanrıvermiş, Doç.Dr.Yeşim Tanrıvermiş and their team enjoyed the gala dinner.

At the end of the second day of the conference, After the speech of Head of Organizing Committee Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yeşim Tanrıvermiş, the award ceremony of the student video contest titled Problems in Facility Management was held. After the viewing of the videos of 6 finalists determined by the common will of the jury of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Olga Van Diermen-Van Winden, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rachel Kuijlenburg, Jos Duchamps, Levent Alatlı, Prof. Dr. Harun Tanrıvermiş and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yeşim Tanrıvermiş, the contestants that came in the first, second and third place have been announced to be Burak Kaya, Ali Kerim Kolukısa and Elif Koyuncu respectively.

The news of Ankara University Faculty of Applied Sciences Department of Real Estate Development and Management being accepted as a member of EuroFM and was exempted from the first year membership fees has also been announced by Goran Milanov, President of EuroFM European Facility Management Network.

On Saturday, October 12, 2019, a field trip to Ankara City Hospital was organized with EuroFM executives and members who participated in the conference.

All photos of the ICFM2019 International Facility Management Conference are available at https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1D8wm-vF2dG27TvW2tVOC1xqSzlIW4qpI?usp=sharing