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World FM Day, a globally recognized event, is an opportunity to acknowledge the profound impact of facilities management on businesses, communities, and the environment.  This year is an opportunity to show appreciation for the behind-the-scenes heroes by joining the fun with FMX.

Countdown to World FM Day

Happy World FM Day 🎉

FMX Technician of the Year 2024

2024's Best of the best

Nominations for Technician of the Year

Do you know a technician who goes above and beyond to ensure your organization runs smoothly, efficiently, and safely? We invite you to recognize and celebrate their outstanding contributions.

Nominations for Technician of the Year
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Recognize those behind the scenes

T-Shirt Slogan Contest

Have a favorite facility saying? Submit it to FMX’s t-shirt slogan contest. If yours is a winner, you’ll receive your slogan on t-shirts for your hard-working team.

T-Shirt Slogan Contest

World FM Day Ideas from Global FM

The originators of World FM Day have a few ideas to celebrate the day in style: 

Celebrate #WorldFMDay on May 8, 2024

Measuring Your Impact: Strategies for K-12 Facilities and Maintenance Teams

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Measuring Your Impact: Strategies for K-12 Facilities and Maintenance Teams

From generating insightful reports to fostering a culture of recognition and empowerment, we’ll equip you with actionable insights to elevate your team’s performance and visibility.

Measuring Your Impact: Strategies for K-12 Facilities and Maintenance Teams
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History of World FM Day

Global FM first observed World FM Day in 2009 to recognize the significant contributions and achievements of the facility management community. Today, many other associations and businesses have joined them to recognize excellence in the industry.

Celebrate #WorldFMDay on May 8, 2024

Frequently asked questions

How do I get involved in World FM Day?

Celebrate on May 8 with the rest of the international facilities management community.

  1. Nominate outstanding FM professionals for our Technician of the Year Award and recognize them for their noteworthy contributions to the industry.

Who’s involved in World FM Day?

IFMA, Global FM, other FM associations, and businesses across the globe celebrate the achievements of facilities management professionals.

When is World FM Day?

This year, World FM Day will take place on May 8.

Why was World FM Day created?

Facilities management professionals are a critical part of the public and private sector. The work they do often goes unseen and under-appreciated.

World FM Day is changing the discourse about the procession and highlighting the importance of facilities maintenance.

Streamline day-to-day management processes into a simple and reliable system your whole team will love.