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.
IAMC (Industrial Asset Management Council) held its first international forum June 21 and 22 in London, England at the Grosvenor Square Marriott.
The retail industry’s most influential players gathered May 22 through May 25 at the Las Vegas Convention Center for ICSC’s RECon Vegas 2016.
IFMA (International Facility Management Association) once again expanded its successful Facility Fusion event into 2 separate programs.