Updated Summit & Gala

We are currently planning the details for the 2024 5th Annual IFMA Carolina's Summit and Gala in beautiful
Greenville, SC. 
March 14-15, 2024

Greenville is the center of Upstate South Carolina, creating one of the largest urban centers in the Deep South. Numerous large companies are located within the city, such as MichelinPrisma HealthBon Secours, and Duke Energy. With a population of 70,720 at the 2020 census, it is the sixth-most populous city in the state. Greenville is located approximately halfway between Atlanta, GA, and Charlotte, NC, along Interstate 85. Greenville was the fourth fastest-growing city in the United States between 2015 and 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau

Come and join your fellow FM's and Service Providers (Associates) for a day and night of education and celebration at our 5th Annual IFMA Carolina's Summit and Gala. This event kicks off with an optional Facility Tour, the Educational Summit, followed by a cocktail reception and awards dinner where we will celebrate the leaders in the FM industry in the Carolinas. Awards will be presented in the following four categories:
1. FM Professional of the Year
2. Associate Member of the Year
3. Young Member of the Year (35 and younger)
4. Innovation of the Year
For award nomination criteria and to SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATION, click HERE

To honor the FM's that have led our industry through this bustling economy, FM's may attend this event for $40. Associate Members (Service Providers) who are active members of one of the 4 Carolina chapters (Upstate SC, Charlotte, Triad, Triangle) may purchase tickets for $160 each until February 14 which provides full access to the educational sessions, cocktail reception and awards dinner with numerous opportunities for networking. On February 15, the Associate Member price is $200. Associate Members may also purchase tickets for additional members of their company who are not active members.
Associate Members who do not have an active Chapter membership may not attend

CLICK HERE to register for the March 14-15 Education Summit and Gala at the
Embassy Suites Greenville Downtown Riverplace! REGISTRATION CLOSES MARCH 6

Interested in sponsorship opportunities at the Summit and/or Awards dinner? CLICK HERE for more information. Last day to purchase a sponsorship is February 29. 
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Thursday, March 14
11:00am-12:30pm-FACILITY/FIELD TOUR: Come Behind the Scenes Facility and Field Tour of Fluor Field, located in the heart of downtown Greenville, SC. Includes an IFMA group photo op in front of the Jumbotron! Tour includes a traditional Ballpark lunch inclusive of Hotdog, Chips, Cookie and soft drink, and concludes by 12:30pm, as Gala registration opens just a few walkable blocks away. 
Cost: $15.00 per person - RSVP by Friday, March 8
Open to All IFMA Carolinas Chapters Members and their guests. *final details will be emailed to all confirmed attendees several days prior. 
*Fluor Field is home to the Greenville Drive MiLB affiliate to MLB's Boston Red Sox.

Education Summit and Awards Gala Agenda-TBD

Thursday Schedule

11:00am-12:20pm Facility/Field Tour
1:00pm Onsite Registration
1:30pm-2:30pm Panel Discussion: "FM Through The Ages" Featuring 
Nneka Ubi, Josh Davidson, April Morris and Tim Carr
2:45pm-3:45pm "The Importance of Change Management in FM" with Dipin Kasana
4:00pm-5:00pm Panel Discussion:  "The Impact of FM on Patient Outcomes" Featuring Matt Stiene, Michelle Ossmann,
Georgia Cameron, Mark Dease and Emily Lucero
5:30pm-6:30pm Cocktail Hour Reception
6:30pm-8:00pm Dinner and Awards Banquet
8:00pm----AFTER PARTY Sponsored by FUSION AV! 

Friday Schedule
9:00am Cross Chapter meetings for Committee Chairs and Board Members.
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