- Apply your most innovative management project to the CALA AWARDS
Latin America. Within the framework of the TecnoEdificios congress, which will take place this September 6 and 7, 2023, new Facility Management projects and management models that are innovative and impact on the improvement of operation and maintenance processes, as well as improve labor practices and well-being, will be recognized.
- TecnoEdificios confirms important strategic alliances
Latin America. The TecnoEdificios Congress in Panama, and the FM Days in Colombia and Mexico, confirmed important strategic alliances with the purpose of expanding the dissemination of events and strengthening ties with entities related to the Facility Management industry.
- JLL joins the Science-Based Targets Network
International. JLL has joined the Science-Based Targets Network's Corporate Engagement Program to help preserve and defend nature and biodiversity in its own corporate real estate and drive engagement across the built environment sector.
- ChatGPT could be used to automate facility management processes
Latin America. Ending the year 2022, the company OpenAI launched the prototype of chatbot specialized in language called ChatGPT, it is a tool that works with artificial intelligence GPT-3. It specializes in natural language processing functions, ranging from having conversations with users or answering questions, to performing translations and...
- Data has become a valuable asset for companies
Latin America. Today, the value of companies goes beyond real estate; The company's human capital and information are valuable and decisive assets in its efficiency and growth, especially taking into account the current global economic situation.
- Sodexo discusses the importance of new office spaces for employee return
Latin America. Different studies have shown that there is a considerable number of people who no longer consider it important to return to the offices where they work. For that reason, companies continue to face the challenge of generating attractive spaces to bring back their employees.
- New strategies in the management of shopping centers
Latin America. Shopping centers are spaces that must propose new strategies to continue making the space attractive and thus maintain the interest of customers in visiting them.
- Conference Proposals – TecnoEdificios Panama 2023
Panama. Facility Management professionals in Latin America interested in submitting proposals to dictate the conferences that will take place during TecnoEdificios in Panama (September 6 and 7) can send the summary of their work before April 28, 2023.
- This is how the real estate market will move in Latin America
Latin America. For this 2023, an improvement in the indicators of the real estate market in the region is expected, mainly in the offices where the hybrid and plug and play model will continue to be a trend, so there will be greater stability in rental prices, downward availability and a positive net absorption. In the case of industry, the...
- IFMA presented volume 2 of its Facility Management expert assessment
International. IFMA recently launched the analysis called "Expert Assessment, Vol. 2: Future Work Environments and Support Functions Towards 2030", which takes an in-depth look at what the Facility Management (FM) industry has learned since the first Expert Assessment study was conducted in 2020, and how changing organizational priorities are...
- Used housing maintains stable prices despite interest rate hikes
Colombia. In the midst of the global recession, the rise of the dollar, the devaluation of the peso and the increase in interest rates of the Bank of the Republic, housing prices in Colombia show only a small, normal variation of market movement.
- Banco de Bogotá received awards for its digital innovation and service strategy
Colombia. For different criteria and strategies focused on innovation and service, Banco de Bogotá recently received the award as Bank of the Year in Colombia 2022, Digital Bank of the Year in Colombia and Best Bank of Financial Inclusion.
- New Cleaning and Facility Management market study available
Latin America. Latin Market Research, with the support of the digital portal Gerencia de Edificios and CleanTec Show Americas, publish for the first time the MARKET STUDY: CLEANING AND FACILITY MANAGEMENT IN LATIN AMERICA 2022-2023. It is noteworthy that Latin Press has been producing these reports in recent years, which were conceived as an...
- Pactia, wins the LATAM TECNOEDIFICIOS SHOW AWARD 2022
Latin America. During the TecnoEdificios congress held in recent days (November 22 and 23), the company with a high trajectory that would exercise business competitiveness projects in Latin America 2022 was announced, a proposal that emerged from the Academic Committee in order to recognize those companies that generate added value in terms of...
- TecnoEdificios and CleanTec 2022 culminated with positive results
Latin America. More than 20 brands with products and solutions for the professional cleaning and facility management industries were present at the expo held on November 22 and 23, which had the Experience Forum, a free space for technical-commercial conferences and live demonstration, where attendees knew first-hand the novelties presented by...
- Current analysis on the office market in Mexico City
Mexico. An evident recovery has been showing the corporate market in Mexico City to reach its highest level in the last two years, with 171 thousand 894 m², which means good news after more than 24 months of instability and negative figures.
- Investments in cloud services will increase by 2023
Latin America. A recent study conducted by Axity, showed that due to the pandemic companies of all types and sizes detected a need to implement or increase cloud solutions.
- IFMA joins other construction industry organizations to lead global decarbonization efforts
International. ASHRAE (Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Guild Association) issued a statement signed by 26 of the world's leading construction industry organizations, including the International Facilities Management Association (IFMA), to government representatives attending the United Nations Conference of the Parties on Climate Change (COP...
- Inflation puts the real estate market in check
Latin America. The Facility Management market, specifically, throughout 2021, presented a mixed behavior, where absorptions improved in general, since they registered less negative numbers compared to 2020.
- Keys to an adequate organizational culture in business
Latin America. Growing is one of the most important objectives for companies, so each one looks for the most appropriate way to achieve it: some invest capital, create new products, look for new markets, establish different alliances, among others.
- Trajectory and competitiveness of Facility Management, a recognition for contributing to sustainability
Latin America. For the first time within the framework of the TecnoEdificios congress, the trajectory and competitiveness of companies dedicated to facility management and professionals in the areas of cleaning and maintenance will be rewarded.
- Chile and Argentina lead the investment confidence of real estate markets in LATAM
Latin America. Three real estate markets show very marked differences, not only because Argentina, Colombia and Chile have different characteristics and macroeconomic effects that can affect one country more rigorously or another. In addition to the political and social differences that are determinants in the Consumer Price Index (CPI). However,...
- Technology improves facilities management
Latin America. In Latin America, some proptech solutions have been implemented to automate the demands of facilities with the help of sensors and software that collect information in real time and generate immediate notifications of occurrences.