About IFMA

Founded in 1980, we are the world's largest and most widely recognized association for facility management professionals, supporting over 20,000 members in more than 100 countries.

Our Mission

We advance our collective knowledge, value and growth for Facility Management professionals to perform at the highest level.

Our Vision

Lead the future of the built environment to make the world a better place.

Our Commitment to Facility Management

As the largest professional association for facility management, we are committed to helping those in the industry and profession achieve their highest potential and career aspirations. In addition to the education, training, networking and support we provide to our members, we are also proudly committed to advancing the visibility, recognition and authority of the FM profession.

Our government affairs and advocacy work in the United States and around the world plays an important role in continuing to expand the facility management profession by providing reliable information to government leaders around the world on issues affecting the built environment.

IFMA monitors issues and maintains advocacy efforts in the U.S. (at both the state and federal levels) and EU dedicated to:

IFMA has well-informed advocates, including staff and and the board of directors. However, the greatest resource IFMA can bring to bear is the experience and expertise of our more than 24,000 members worldwide. As IFMA continues to expand our advocacy efforts, we strongly encourage our members to become involved.

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