IAMC visits W.W. Grainger | August 3, 2016
What’s the latest in FASB? As the deadline approaches new regulations and two year look backs, IAMC members are busy preparing for new lease accounting standards. Both prospective and active IAMC members met Tuesday, August 2nd at the W.W. Grainger Corporate Office, in Lake Forest, Illinois. Programming focused on lease accounting will impact your business, and a session on developing facility management KPI’s for the manufacturing environment. After lunch, we were privileged to take a personalized tour of the world’s first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) data center on Grainger’s campus.
W.W. Grainger, North America’s leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating products, is a perfect representation of IAMC’s vision for the industrial real estate industry. Grainger is committed to innovation, excellence and the preservation of the environment.
As a local level event sponsor of this program, Qube Global Software continues to support IAMC’s efforts as an organization, striving to positively impact the way industrial real estate executives work.
IAMC local will reconvene next in Mexico City on September 7 and 8th, with event programming focusing on supply chain and e-commerce as it relates to decision making. Presenters include representatives from AutoZone de Mexico, Frialsa Frigorificos, Henningsen Cold Storage Co., NFI Industries, PepsiCo and Thyssen Krupp NA.
The 2016 North American CoreNet Global Summit took place at the Philadelphia Convention Center from October 16 through 19.
Qube Global Software once again participated in IFMA’s World Workplace Expo on October 5 through 7 in San Diego, California. Team members Sharon Miller Trackman and Kevin Anderson provided expert advice to show attendees as it relates to agile workspace and ROI software solutions.
IAMC (Industrial Asset Management Council) held its first international forum June 21 and 22 in London, England at the Grosvenor Square Marriott.