CME, a faculty of Portobello Institute are delighted to exhibit at the upcoming FM Ireland Expo in the RDS, 6th & 7th March.  FM Ireland is key date in the diary for those working in a Facilities or Operations role.  As leading educators in Facilities Management and Energy Management, FM Ireland is the ideal platform to showcase our suite of BIFM (British Institute of Facilities Management) accredited programmes.

In addition to exhibiting across the two days, our senior lecuurer, Gerry kelly will chair a Q&A session in association with BIFM as part of the conference programme.  The sessions aim is to inform the audience about the latest trends in the workplace. 

This session will take place on the 2nd day of the conference (7th March)

13:30 – 15.00 - The Workplace Transformation

The world is experiencing a workplace transformation.  Forward-thinking organisations are looking past the old way of thinking and building new ways to connect the modern workforce. Managers are increasing aware that they get the best results from workers who are inspired by their work environment and their organisation.
Areas to be addressed include:
•    The changing face of the workplace – what do employees really want?
•    Office design – how to meet the needs of your changing organisation
•    How can an effective workplace strategy support an organisation’s goals?

Gerry Kelly, B.Com. For over 40 years Gerry has worked in both the Private and Public Sectors.  During that time he has held the position of Chief Executive Officer along with Senior Director Roles in Public Relations, Human Resources, Facilities Management, Customer Service, Corporate and Social Responsibility and Emotional Intelligence.  Gerry has direct hands-on and tutoring experience of almost 20 years in the areas of both Customer Service and Corporate and Social Responsibility. Working with Multi National Corporations both in Ireland and abroad he designed, developed, tutored and implemented, throughout Europe and the US, over 100 Corporate and Social Responsibility, Customer Service, Education, Emotional Intelligence and Cross Border Programmes targeted at influencing and improving the work opportunities and lives of people living in Belfast and Dublin

CME, A Faculty of Portobello Institute, stand No G9

With a steady increase in footfall year on year, this years conference is set to be another success.  See highlights from last years conference here.