Program at a Glance

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Pre-Conference | Tuesday 17, March

18:00 – 20:00 Opening Drink

Location TBD

Sponsored by: TOPdesk

Day 1 | Wednesday 18, March

8:30 – 9:00 Registration/Welcome

9:00 – 9:30 Opening speech IFMA/FMN: John Carillo & Natalie Hofman

The Auditorium

Happy Brain - dynamic mindsets and creative thinking in the agile world

We are in an extraordinarily challenging, exciting and even scary window in history right now. Change happens at warp speed. When facing disruptive technologies, new ways of working and a gig-economy, we have to re-think how we think.

Keynote Speakers

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:25 Dean Stanberry / Preparing for climate change

11:30 - 11:55 Menno de Jonge / Create reliable asset information

12:00 - 12:25 Michel Theriault / Don't be a dinosaur: Reinvent for the future of facilities

12:30 - 12:55 Yvet Brummelhuis / How to engage generation Y and Z today and be future proof tomorrow

11:00 - 11:25 Sjoerd Memelink, Bote Scholtens / FMN Market Research Workplace Experience

11:30 - 11:55 Ulrich Blum (Zaha Hadid) / Design concepts in algoritmen: How new office buildings embrace the changing face of work and workplace design

12:00 - 12:25 Catherine Bonnet, Nicolas Rogemond / From Facility to Experience manager

12:30 - 12:55 Steven Grant / Smart workspace

11:00 - 11:45 WE HUB Kati Barklund / What WE know for sure!

12:00 - 12:45 Ted Ritter, Geoff Williams, Iris van Mierlo / Machine learning versus AI in FM

11:00 - 11:25 Iris Bakker / The human and vital workplace environment

11:30 - 11:55 Iris van Mierlo / Millenials in the workplace: are they really different?

12:00 - 12:25 To be determined

12:30 - 12:55 Peggy Rothe / The Workplace Experience Revolution Part 2: Do new workplaces work?

11:00 - 11:55 Gerard de Bruijn / How to archieve circular ambitions with trusted partners

12:00 - 12:55 Douwe Driehuis, Marjolein Jansen / The Innovation Pyramid: Ready to make real impact

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 - 14:25 Harold Coenders / GEN Z & the woke workplace

14:30 - 14:55 Christopher Hood / Taking on climate change: you can make a difference

15:00 - 15:25 Steve Ballestry / Global Cost Prediction 2020

15:30 - 15:55 Colleen Conklin / A global workplace study

14:00 - 14:25 Henrik Jarleskog, David Devington / Collaborative Deal Making: Machine learning versus AI

14:30 - 14:55 George Maas / Provider Performce in data driven FM

15:00 - 15:25 Paul Doherty / From smart building to smart cities: What every facility manager needs to know

15:30 - 15:55 Alexey Grinchenko / FM perception versus value: message for business in developing markets

14:00 - 14:45 Renske van der Heide / How to succesfully integrate BIM inyour IWMS/ CAFM/FMIS

14:45 - 15:30 Erik Jaspers, René de Vos, Rodolphe d'Arluzon / Towards sustainable buildings: Adoption strategies

14:00 - 14:45 RBI

14:30 - 14:55 RBI

15:00 - 15:25 RBI

15:30 - 15:55 RBI

14:00 - 14:55 Pontus Khilman / Future proofing workplace experiences for activity based working

15:00 - 15:55 Dennis Kowal / Waterfalls to salt walls: The future of office interiors is no longer science fiction

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break

Business Philosophy from a wide prospective

Offering a new perspective on the art of thinking, Anders Indset is one of the world’s leading business philosophers. Bridging the philosophy of the past with the technology and science of tomorrow, he shows how leaders can cope with challenges of the 21st century.

Keynote Speakers

17:30 End Session Day 1

€175 per person

Why you should join the 2020 edition of the FM Charity Dinner?

With this Charity Dinner we, as Facility professionals, mix a high-end quality dinner, a key note, network possibilities and our social responsibility. Every Euro that will remain after all costs are paid will be donated to a foundation. The location will be the Kromhouthal in Amsterdam were World Workplace Europe is held.

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Day 2 | Thursday 19, March

9:00 – 9:30 Registration/Welcome

9:30 – 10:00 Opening and Wrap Up Day One IFMA/FMN: Lara Paemen & Natalie Hofman

Unleash the innovative power

Wouter Truffino is CEO and founder of Holland ConTech & PropTech, the innovation ecosystem for the construction and real estate sector in the Netherlands. He is also CEO and founder of Global PropTech, connecting innovative technology companies and global corporations to create collaboration for a better built environment.

Keynote Speakers

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:25 Kay Sargent / Neuro diversity and workplace inclusion

11:30 - 11:55 Stephanie Akkaoui Hughes / Workplace as a business strategy

12:00 - 12:25 Ian van der Pool / Case studies ISO 41.000: Hope and hype for the FM industry?

12:30 - 12:55 To be determined

11:00 - 11:25 Herman Knevel / Proptech beyond the hype: accelerating sustainable impact

11:30 - 11:55 Maciej Markowski / CRE is becoming a B2B2C business: How to attract best tenants in the new era

12:00 - 12:25 Mike Petrusky / Workplace paradox: Industry trends and challenges for 2020 and beyond

12:30 - 12:55 Eric Guthrie / Designing training programs to meet the needs of a diverse FM workforce

11:00 - 11:45 Erik Jaspers, Geoffrey van Meer, Jan-Peter Kastelein / Inconvenient Conversations on digital ethics

12:00 - 12:45 Gautami Palanki / FM Engagement in climate action: stories of risks, rewards and returns

11:00 - 11:25 Proptech

11:30 - 11:55 Proptech

12:00 - 12:25 Proptech

12:30 - 12:55 Proptech

11:00 - 11:45 Ahmed Elmoursy / The science of happiness and design

12:00 - 12:45 To be determined

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 - 14:25 Antti Pitkänen / How to develop employee experience and organizational culture through workplace transformation

14:30 - 14:55 Mikael Wasell, Lars Andréasson, Victor Mannerholm / Case study: Insights into Vested sourcing business model

15:00 - 15:25 Eric van Bael / How FM and BIM saves time and money in buildings operations

11:30 - 15:55 Vincent Le Noble / 5th Annual Workplace report: Trends in a ever changing working environment

14:00 - 14:25 Tim van Asch / The future of data intelligence in FM

14:30 - 14:55 Ilya Devers, Stephen Smith / Using people analytics to create spaces of the future

15:00 - 15:25 Brad Koerdner / Batteries sold separately : The DC Powered Building

11:30 - 15:55 Lizette Engelen / Creating value based working environments

14:00 - 14:45 Alberdien Kenbeek, Yvet Brummelhuis / How to prepare students of today for the FM of tomorrow

15:00 - 15:45 Manuela Dagata / Value of services in the workplace of the future

14:00 - 14:25 Tomas Gröndvist / Bicycle Services

14:30 - 14:55 Pat Turnbull, Kate North / What's new in the WE community

15:00 - 15:25 Brad Koerdner / Dean Stanberry / ESUS Community about stewardship, utilities and sustainability

11:30 - 15:55 Karolien Niederer / Market of Circular Solutions

14:00 - 14:45 Evelien Wanders, Yvette Tietema / Interactive session regarding health promoting working environments

15:00 - 15:45 Annemiek Mikkers, Lisa Broos / Circular Office: The office is a depot for resources integrating the chain to accelerate towards a circular economy

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break

16:30 – 17:30 Ignite FM Student Challenge/ Closing keynote

The Auditorium

17:30 End Session Day 2

€49 per person excl VAT

Included in member and nonmember Full Event registration.

World Workplace Europe is your time to learn, but also to network and unwind with colleagues. It’s the ideal atmosphere for making connections that can last a lifetime. The people you meet are individuals you can talk to — fellow members, industry leaders, students and facility professionals just like you.

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Day 3 | Friday 20, March

Front and back-of-house facility tours are an illuminating part of the World Workplace learning experience. Nothing brings FM to life better than seeing workplace strategy and creative problem-solving in action. Discuss processes and challenges with fellow tour participants. Take away practical tips and new perspectives on managing unique spaces.

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